A ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysm is the 15th leading cause of death in the country, and the 10th leading cause of death in men older than 55.
A UAB study says the rate of yoga-related injuries is going up, especially in older participants.
Cooper will join Joseph Tector as co-director of UAB’s Xenotransplantation Program with their research geared toward using genetically modified pigs to facilitate kidney transplants in humans.
James Bibb, a highly regarded scientist in neurology and cancer, will become the vice chair for Basic Research in UAB’s Department of Surgery.
BREMSS celebrates the 20th anniversary of the founding of the regional trauma system.
A fight with breast cancer has brought Odenville Elementary teachers Meg Lowry and Michelle Simmons closer as they learn the disease is “not your grandmother’s story anymore.”
UAB Hospital has received a 2016 Women’s Choice Award and is named one of America’s Best Breast Centers.
The lectureship was created in memory of Frank G. Moody, M.D., UAB’s first Division Director of Gastrointestinal Surgery, who passed away on August 12, 2016.
Adam Beck, M.D., has been named director of surgery in the Division of Vascular Surgery and Endovascular Therapy.