House Calls

Nov 19, 2018 at 10:04 am by steve

UAB Program brings Care to Elderly, Cuts ER Visits Birmingham can be proud of having some of the most advanced health care resources on the planet. But for patients who are ho.... Read More

Sharing ACE Advances

Nov 19, 2018 at 10:01 am by steve

In improving cognition and functional outcomes in hospitalized geriatric patients, the Acute Care for the Elderly (ACE) model has proven its value. The difficulty is that ther.... Read More

One-and-Done Infusion Option for Cellulitis

Nov 19, 2018 at 09:58 am by steve

When a patient presents to the emergency room with cellulitis--a soft tissue infection--they often end up admitted to the hospital for an average stay of around 3.8 days. Not.... Read More

Advancements in Imaging Improve Prostate Cancer Detection

Nov 19, 2018 at 09:47 am by steve

Prostate cancer is the most common cancer among American men outside of skin cancers and is the most common solid organ malignancy in American men. UAB Hospital has developed.... Read More

Who is Getting Healthcare Right?

Nov 16, 2018 at 05:18 pm by steve

Healthgrades Releases 2019 Hospital Quality Report & National Health Index For 20 years, Healthgrades has reviewed hospital quality and released an annual analysis of per.... Read More

February 2024

Feb 23, 2024 at 08:13 am by kbarrettalley

Your February 2024 Issue of Birmingham Medical News is Here!