Kids Diagnosed with Severe Hepatitis: What You Need to Know
As part of the its investigation, the CDC is asking healthcare providers nationwide to consider testing for adenovirus in pediatric patients of all ages with hepatitis of unknown origin.
Patient Care Questions? Get Answers from a UVA Provider with New 924-KIDS Hotline
The goal of this new hotline is to connect you to the answers you need right when you need them. Urgent question about a patient's condition? Looking for clarification about discharge orders? We're here to help.
5 Tips to Get More Patients Screened for Colorectal Cancer
As providers, we have an opportunity to ensure patients are well informed about why screening is important, when it’s necessary and how it’s done.
Get to Know: Hematologist and Medical Oncologist Gwenalyn Garcia, MD
Gwenalyn Garcia, MD, is a fellowship-trained hematologist and medical oncologist who cares for patients at UVA Cancer Center Augusta.
Drug Discovery: A Safer, More Accessible Treatment for Recurrent Pediatric T-ALL
UVA Children's pediatric oncology researchers have developed a molecule to block a key determinant of T-ALL cell survival.
UVA Surgeons Are Expanding the Pool of Organs for Kids & Adults With Pediatric Domino Liver Transplant
In lieu of more donors, UVA Children's transplant specialists are bridging the organ gap by innovating new ways to broaden the pool. These complex procedures are improving organ allocation for both kids and adults throughout the region.
When ACL Reconstruction Fails: UVA Health Surgeons Using Novel Techniques to Address Biologic Failure
UVA Health orthopedic surgeon Mark Miller, MD, is renowned for developing 2 surgical approaches using bone dowels that can treat osteolysis.
How UVA Health Sets the Standard for High-Quality Care of Geriatric Hip Fractures
Treating broken bones in elderly patients can be challenging, especially when other medical issues present. Meeting high standards has proved possible through standardization.
Super Cells: UVA On the Forefront of CAR T-Cell Therapy Treatment and Discoveries
UVA researchers are evaluating a novel CAR T-cell in order to expand this therapy to treat patients with untreatable lymphomas.
Understanding Racial Disparities in Colon Cancer May Lead to More Targeted Prevention and Treatment
Racial disparities in colon cancer rates occur due to how the colon's different sides age. Current research analyzes why.