Two highly acclaimed cancer researchers, Ravi Bhatia, M.D., and Smita Bhatia, M.D., MPH, will join UAB in January 2015.
The S-ICD, which sits just below the skin, leaves the heart and blood vessels untouched while providing the same protection as traditional ICDs.
Researchers show long-term efficacy of the first FDA approved drug for vasculitis.
Biomarkers could tailor preventative or therapeutic aspirin regimens by predicting patients’ response.
In this preliminary analysis, the first human study treatment neither built up in organs nor destroyed the bone marrow’s ability to make blood cells.
Study authors say manipulating hormonal signals could effectively counter age-related cognitive decline.
Until now, there were no standardized recommendations from the medical community regarding patient selection, surgical preparation, inpatient management and long-term care considerations for mechanical circulatory support patients.