A UAB/VA study shows that home hospice techniques on terminally ill, hospitalized patients have a positive impact on end-of-life care.
Physicians are employing ECMO technology to treat severe cases of the flu when conventional therapy fails.
Scott Plutchak's diagnosis of transverse myelitis exposed him to a quality of medical communication not often encountered.
The UAB Driving Assessment Clinic can help those with low vision get a driver's license.
UAB Hospital has received the 2013 Women’s Choice Award for ranking among America’s Best Hospitals for Patient Experience for women.
The Division of Neurosurgery will become the Department on Oct. 1, 2013, elevating the profile of an already world-renowned program.

Success of ACE inhibitors, alpha blockers, calcium channel blockers and diuretics same in women and men; diuretic reduces cardiovascular complications.
The new center is a one-stop shop for patients, bringing together gastroenterologists and surgeons in one clinical practice.
The program aims to find new ways to prevent significant, long-term health problems for high-risk pregnant women and newborns.
Cynthia J. Brown, M.D., MSPH, studies what factors keep older hospital patients in bed.
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