UAB is the first hospital in Alabama and one of the first in the nation to use sophisticated Resuscitation Quality Improvement system simulators to improve CPR skills in emergency department staff.
UAB joins a CDC effort to reduce hepatitis C infection through a screening program in the emergency department.
The American Heart Association and UAB team up to present the Southeast’s first professional conference on best resuscitation practices.
Awards were given in four key areas — clinical care, medical education, laboratory research and patient-oriented research projects.
An innovative program to screen patients in UAB’s emergency department helps identify people who don’t know they are positive for the virus that causes AIDS.
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UAB researchers and EMS providers are working to improve cardiac survival rates in Alabama. While still low, the rate has doubled since the effort began.
UAB scientists say helmets could greatly reduce the number of head traumas, or even death, in a tornado; Noah Stewart wore one when a tornado took him airborne.
UAB joins a multi-site study to see if CPR given without rescue breathing is better or worse than CPR with rescue breathing.
UAB Medicine has named Dennis Stanek its Emergency Management Director.