Displaying items by tag: patient care

UAB researcher to develop medical decision making guide for minority patients with lupus.
Innovative new heart catheter used first in the United States at UAB pinpoints areas for therapy delivery.
Participants can sign up to meet in a group setting with trained lifestyle coach to learn how to prevent or delay onset of type 2 diabetesRead More
Following evidence that CT scans can be a reliable screening tool for early detection of lung cancer, UAB becomes the first hospital in Birmingham to offer that service.
Participants can sign up to meet in group setting with trained lifestyle coach to learn how to prevent or delay onset of type 2 diabetesRead More
An aggressive blood-management plan has changed the culture at UAB, leading to less blood use, more blood donation and better outcomes for patients.
Study examines how HIV affects the health of women.
Study examines how HIV affects the health of women.
Opportunity to use rec center as teaching facility enables Human Studies to expand offerings, gives facility a boost

Social wellness game helps teams of up to six members stay accountable, have fun as they embark on lifestyle changes

UAB employees shed more than 5,500 pounds in 2012 Scale Back competition as many embraced healthier lifestyles, eating habits
UAB Wellness’ Green Screens initiative cited as an example of giving employees power to improve their health

UAB Osteoporosis Prevention & Treatment Clinic impacting practice on broad scale

Long-term study seeks people ages 30-65 who never have been diagnosed with cancer

UAB and Birmingham stepped up to fight the virus that causes AIDS years ago when it could have easily turned away

The new 11,000 square foot, state-of-the-art Kidney & Pancreas Transplant Clinic opened this month.

UAB’s AMC21 plan aims to make UAB the preferred academic medical center of the 21st century.

UAB’s Child Life Program provides children and their families comfort in times of need, and positive memories in times of turmoil.

Holidays are a great time to get family health-history questions answered and begin building a database to share with your physician.

A team of eight — six with UAB ties — that spent a week in Lanzhou, China, teaching physical therapy techniques to health-care providers.

Cary Ramey's toe-thumb transplant gives his active lifestyle a boost.

Oil spill research: UAB investigators aim to develop new technologies to monitor the health of animal populations in oceans around the world.

Traveler's Health Clinic Director David Freedman says concerns the Germany strain of E. Coli will spread in America are minimal.

The Farm Stand will provide fresh fruits and vegetables for employees, students, patients and passers-by all summer long.

UAB Hospital will begin screening every patient treated in the ER to reduce those numbers through a program funded by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

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