Category: News Briefs (Page 3)
Cancer Clinical Trials Open and Actively Recruiting Patients
The UVA clinical research infrastructure is once again fully operational. See a sample of trials actively accruing, with precautions in place to ensure the safety of patients and staff.
A Plan to Help Us Better Care for Comatose Patients
The plan was developed by a blue-ribbon scientific advisory council as part of the Neurocritical Care Society’s Curing Coma Campaign.
UVA Infectious Disease Expert Discusses the Lingering Effects of COVID-19
Find out what we know now about chronic or persistent COVID-19.
U.S. News & World Report: UVA Again No. 1 Hospital in Virginia
The publication’s 2020-2021 “Best Hospitals” guide also ranks eight UVA specialties among the best in the nation.
UVA Earns International Award for Quality Heart and Lung Care
UVA has used Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation (ECMO) since 1991 to help save the lives of patients of all ages, including some patients diagnosed in recent months with COVID-19.
UVA Eliminates Shielding During Imaging Exams
Advances in technology and new evidence outlining the minimal risks of limited radiation exposure justify this shift in practice.
CME Event: “The Public Health Crisis of Racism” Featuring a UVA Family Medicine Physician
Watch today to learn more about the association between racism and health outcomes.
Five UVA Children’s Specialties Nationally Ranked by U.S. News & World Report
UVA Children’s pediatric care clinics are once again welcoming new and existing patients for on-site appointments, offering a variety of services ranging from well-child visits to more immediate or specialized care.
COVID-19: Antibody Testing to Reveal Extent of Infections Across Virginia
The Virginia Coronavirus Serology Project will help estimate how many people have had the virus without showing symptoms, or went untested, and better predict how COVID-19 may affect the state in the future.
National ‘100 Great Hospitals’ List Honors UVA Medical Center
Becker’s Hospital Review highlighted UVA's ranking as the No. 1 hospital in Virginia for 2019-2020 by U.S. News & World Report, as well as its research efforts.