UAB’s William Bailey honored by his alma mater with a lifetime achievement award for 50 years of exemplary service in medicine.
Published in Faculty Excellence
UAB gets $11 million grant for potential groundbreaking study of beta blockers for patients with COPD.
UAB is implanting one-way valves in patients with severe emphysema in an effort to reduce their overall lung volume, which improves lung function.
UAB researchers participated in a multi-site study that disproved a once-promising theory that statins might have a beneficial effect on lung function.
Need help putting the pack down? The UAB Lung Health Center is here for you.
Published in Focus on Patient Care

CT scans can help physicians predict which COPD patients are likely to take a turn for the worse, say UAB researchers.

A new drug that improves lung function for some patients with cystic fibrosis may also help treat smokers with the incurable lung disease COPD.

Published in Focus on Patient Care

An antibiotic can help reduce acute COPD attacks and improve quality of life, a new study shows.

Published in Focus on Patient Care

UAB is the first in the state to offer new procedure that uses thermal energy to help keep airways flowing freely.

Published in Focus on Patient Care
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