Tag: UVA Health
Resources to Help You Keep Patients Informed About Colorectal Cancer
Tips and tools you may find helpful as you discuss colorectal cancer with your patients and determine whether to refer them for screening.
UVA Now Offering Fast Breast MRI for Women with Dense Breasts
Find out if your patients are eligible for this new breast cancer screening.
Novel and Less-Invasive Options for Tricuspid Valve Regurgitation Now Available Through Clinical Trials Enrolling at UVA
For the past decade, the cardiology team at UVA Health has been helping to lead clinical trials in the U.S. and Europe focused on discovering new ways to repair or replace regurgitant tricuspid valves. Find out if your patients may be candidates for the four studies now enrolling.
2020 Research Roundup: COVID-19 Therapies, Artificial Pancreas and More
To stay up to date on the latest UVA School of Medicine research discoveries, be sure to subscribe to the Making of Medicine blog.
UVA Surgeon First in Virginia to Utilize New Device to Treat Complex Cerebral Aneurysm
The Comaneci device offers a temporary scaffolding during the coiling procedure, which is particularly beneficial when an aneurysm is large or has a wider neck.
UVA Health Now Releasing Patient Clinical Notes and Test Results to MyChart in Compliance with 21st Century Cures Act
UVA Health has worked to overcome minor technological barriers and establish new protocols that makes this process seamless for providers and their patients via the EpicCare electronic medical record system.
With New Surgeon On Board, UVA Gynecologic Surgery Program Moves Toward Minimally Invasive Approaches
Laura Homewood, MD, specializes in the treatment of large uterine fibroids, endometriosis, as well as ovarian pathologies like ovarian cysts.
Is Transplant an Option? Alternative Therapies for Patients with Type 1 Diabetes
The goal of transplant is to replace the insulin-producing cells in the pancreas that are destroyed by the immune system. This can now be done two ways: a solid organ transplant or islet cell transplant.
Video: Get a Closer Look at the New UVA Breast Care Center
Get a closer look at the facility and hear from UVA specialists, who share information on the comprehensive services your patients can expect in this new collaborative space.
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.