The S-ICD, which sits just below the skin, leaves the heart and blood vessels untouched while providing the same protection as traditional ICDs.
You might know that sex sells, but did you know that the sex of cells is important in biomedical research?
Selwyn M. Vickers, M.D., senior vice president for Medicine and dean of the School of Medicine, plans to fulfill the school's strategic plan and keep UAB at the front of scientific discovery.
Research to Prevent Blindness has awarded a grant of $110,000 to the Department of Ophthalmology.
Seventeen local artists will work with a variety of media to create masterpieces in 90 minutes that can be purchased during the silent auction.
A study reveals a potential new drug pathway target for battling Mycobacterium tuberculosis, or Mtb, the pathogen that causes tuberculosis.
The new program offers a team approach to weight management, in which the physician, dietitian, behaviorist and exercise trainer play critical roles in helping the patient achieve goals.
The Best Medicine Show, a variety show featuring performances from UAB medical students, will raise funds for Equal Access Birmingham.
The Collat School of Business received a $125,000 gift for the Healthcare Leadership Academy, a joint collaboration with the School of Medicine.
Physicians and staff spent three days and nights in-hospital during the recent winter storm to ensure success of a kidney transplant chain that stands at 13 and counting.