Awards were given in four key areas — clinical care, medical education, laboratory research and patient-oriented research projects.
The latest edition of Best Doctors in America ® recognizes 325 UAB physicians — voted by their peers as the best.
UAB investigators will examine new technology, including iPads, as better tools to explain research studies to potential participants.
Black men and women have twice the risk of fatal coronary heart disease as whites, but the disparity could be eliminated with better risk factor control.
The program works to reduce avoidable hospitalizations among nursing facility residents.
Discovery may broaden clinical applications for a class of drugs that show promise for the treatment of familial breast and ovarian cancer.
UAB research team finds protein TLR9 holds key to predicting survival and aggressiveness of triple negative breast cancer.
Because most years see low incidence rates of West Nile, vaccine research is challenging; UAB experts say reach for the DEET.
CT scans can help physicians predict which COPD patients are likely to take a turn for the worse, say UAB researchers.
Adrenalin-suppressing beta-blockers may delay need for valve-replacement surgery if used early in a growing cause of heart disease.