A UAB/VA study shows that home hospice techniques on terminally ill, hospitalized patients have a positive impact on end-of-life care.
Researchers say that antibiotics continue to be inappropriately used in emergency rooms despite worries over antibiotic resistance.
Gel form of a medication for Parkinson’s disease speeds response time over traditional pills.
Newfound details of rare disease may advance understanding of brain tumors.
Preparation for an innovative, complex UAB program has been years in the making, and up to 30 “hard-to-match” patients are expected to receive organs this year.
The 2014 Evidence-Based Guideline for the Management of High Blood Pressure in Adults contains nine recommendations for health care providers.
A genetic variant that shapes each person’s immune response contributes to the chances of developing autoimmune disease.
Professor of Microbiology David Briles, Ph.D., and Professor of Optometry Lawrence DeLucas, O.D., Ph.D., will be inducted into the NIA, professional distinction accorded to academic inventors.
Changes to a key protein amplified its natural ability to counter kidney disease, according to a study published today by School of Medicine researchers in the journal Nature Medicine.