Two Alabama Hospitals Recognized Nationally for Maternity Outcomes

Dec 16, 2020 at 05:55 pm by steve

"We're thrilled. I knew we had good quality outcomes and I knew this was something we focused on, but I had no idea how well we stacked up against other hospitals in the natio.... Read More

New Device May Improve Function for Heart Failure Patients

Nov 19, 2020 at 11:07 am by steve

Heart failure affects six million adults and represents one of the most common cases of cardiac hospital admissions in the United States. The condition can range from mild hea.... Read More

Percutaneous Arteriovenous Fistulas Now in Birmingham

Oct 13, 2020 at 03:31 pm by steve

"It's a big deal to be able to have this option," says David Whitley, MD, vascular surgeon at The Vascular Institute of Birmingham, and the first in the region to perform perc.... Read More

O'Neal Comprehensive Cancer Center Focused on Patient Care and Research

Oct 13, 2020 at 03:03 pm by steve

Barry Sleckman, MD is quickly becoming acclimated to his role as director of the O'Neal Comprehensive Cancer Center at the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB). Since joi.... Read More

New Navigation System Improves Cranial and Spine Procedures

Sep 16, 2020 at 02:59 pm by steve

Princeton Baptist Medical Center recently became the first hospital in Alabama to acquire the new 7D Surgical System for complex cranial and spine procedures. This first machi.... Read More

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Nov 18, 2022 at 03:06 pm by steve

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