Writer, UAB Reporter
Scarinci’s work in the community is one reason for her appointment, and her goals will include promoting and fostering relationships in business, education and other areas.
Since December, 21 living donor kidney transplants that have taken place at UAB are connected as donors “pay it forward” for a recipient to keep the chain going, and more transplants are scheduled for July.
A robotics and cardiac cath procedure was carried out over three days and meant patient did not have to undergo more rigorous bypass surgery.
UAB Hospital is the first in Alabama to offer the Nanostim leadless pacemaker for patients with bradycardia.
Selections are based on quantitative analysis of peer-reviewed articles in medical journals.
UAB Medicine Urgent Care, a convenient clinic backed by the full resources of UAB Medicine, will treat adults for non-life-threatening illnesses and injuries in its location at 125 20th Street South, Suite 103.
The award is presented to a department whose faculty, fellows or residents published one of the most outstanding journal articles in Obstetrics and Gynecology.
The S-ICD, which sits just below the skin, leaves the heart and blood vessels untouched while providing the same protection as traditional ICDs.
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.
Becker’s Hospital Review ranked hospitals based on comprehensiveness of programs, quality of care offered.