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Research at Boston Medical Center

At Boston Medical Center, research efforts are imperative in allowing us to provide our patients with quality care. Read more about our ongoing research and clinical trials.

$116 Million
Sponsored Funding in FY2017

581 Projects
by 228 Principal Investigators

157,880 Sq. Ft.
Bench & Clinical Research Space

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Targeted Hepatitis C Testing Misses Substantial Number of Cases in Correctional Setting

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A study led by BMC found routine Hepatitis C testing identified a significant number of cases that would have been missed by targeted testing among a population of individuals in prisons. 

More Accessible Staging System Developed to Predict Survival for Patients with Light Chain Amyloidosis

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Led by researchers from the Amyloidosis Center at BMC, the test incorporates cardiac biomarkers to accurately identify the involvement of the heart in the disease.

Electronic Medical Records Show Promise in Reducing Unnecessary Testing

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BMC reduced unnecessary diagnostic testing and increased the use of postoperative order sets.

Dr. Scott Hadland

Adolescents, Young Adults Not Receiving Medication for Addiction Treatment

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A majority of adolescents and young adults diagnosed with opioid use disorder are not receiving recommended medication.