Writer, UAB Reporter
The 2014 Evidence-Based Guideline for the Management of High Blood Pressure in Adults contains nine recommendations for health care providers.
A UAB-led survey compared experiences of patient care at two homeless-tailored clinics, and at three facilities providing standard primary care in mainstream clinics.
Drug-eluting stents pose no greater risk of major heart attack following non-cardiac surgery than bare metal stents.
Patients in estrogen trial had fewer poor results, and in post-intervention there was a significant decrease in breast cancer.
Clinician says those with diabetes should receive the flu vaccine and not the mist, which is not safe for diabetics.
World-renowned scientists search for ways to prevent acute kidney failure and improve management of the disease.
James Kirklin, M.D., elected to position on the American Heart Association’s Greater Southeast Affiliate Board of Directors.
The program offers adults 18 and older considered most at risk for type 2 diabetes an evidence-based program that can help prevent or delay the disease through lifestyle changes.
Klaus Mönkemüller, M.D., Ph.D., FASGE, has been elected co-chair of the International Committee of the American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy.
A higher urinary albumin-to-creatinine ratio is associated with greater risk of incident but not recurrent coronary heart disease in blacks compared with whites in a new study.