Category: News Briefs (Page 4)
The Latest Updates from the UVA Health Newsroom
From research to recognitions, see what's new at UVA Health.
Watch the Live Case Studies UVA Presented at the 2020 Virtual Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics Conference
UVA presented two live surgical cases for valve replacement now available to view online.
CME Spotlight: Grand Rounds Go Virtual
Learn more about upcoming lectures for pediatrics and cardiology.
UVA Joins Cancer Centers Nationwide to Address the Impact of COVID-19 on Cancer Prevention and Treatment
Seventeen cancer centers are working together with the NCI on evaluating the impact of the pandemic on the continuum of cancer care, from prevention to survivorship.
UVA Health Opening New Consolidated Breast Care Center This October
This 18,500-square-foot facility will house the majority of breast care services in one convenient location.
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.