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.
Former director of the UAB Injury Control Research Center named to emeritus position.
Identifying microbes on the skin, up the nose and in the gut of healthy people may help scientists understand several major diseases.
The University of Alabama Health Services Foundation General Endowment Fund awarded grants to aid research across UAB.
Newly named condition, “isolated diastolic hypotension,” can be difficult to treat while increasing risk of death.
New drug may slow the progression of chronic kidney disease in type 2 diabetics, increase kidney function and stave off dialysis.