Category: Clinical Trial (Page 2)
Innovative iTREAT Toolkit May Cut the Time to Stroke Treatment
Neurologist Andrew Southerland, MD, is spearheading a study to test the feasibility of mobile neurological assessments during ambulance transport for stroke victims.
Using High-Intensity Focused Ultrasound to Treat Breast Fibroadenomas
A new application of non-invasive focused ultrasound technology is being explored at UVA with the launch of a study for benign tumors of the breast.
Image-Guided, High-Dose Brachytherapy for Breast Cancer
An experimental approach to treating breast cancer being tested at UVA allows doctors to administer significantly higher doses of cancer-killing radiation where it’s needed at the same time as tumor removal.
The Next Generation of Cancer Treatments
With a recent $10 million NIH program project grant, UVA top minds are working to reveal the potential of nanotechnology to treat cancer. Get a breakdown of how these tiny particles enhance drug delivery and learn how UVA is putting them to use.
Leading the Way In Comprehensive Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Cancer Care
UVA has established a comprehensive program offering early detection measures, advanced treatment options and coordinated care for patients with HPB disorders.
Using Lifestyle Changes to Manage Type 2 Diabetes
In a new study now enrolling at UVA, researchers are taking a closer look at the potential of diet and exercise to effectively to manage this common condition.