Researchers say that antibiotics continue to be inappropriately used in emergency rooms despite worries over antibiotic resistance.
Scott Plutchak's diagnosis of transverse myelitis exposed him to a quality of medical communication not often encountered.
Through an American Society of Nephrology grant, medical student Clark Powell will take a year away from studies to research a new acute kidney injury staging system developed at UAB.
Severe sepsis strikes about 750,000 Americans each year, most of them older and often ill, with as many as half of these patients dying as septic shock shuts down their organs