Dr. Brendan McGuire and colleagues present an overview of Hepatitis C, discussing the epidemiology of the disease, complications in patients, liver transplantation, current and future roles of therapies, and more.
Publish Date: 10/1/2014
CME Credits: 0.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™
Dr. Harrison Walker presents on the use of Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS) in treating movement disorders.
Publish Date: 5/15/2014
Mark T. Dransfield, MD, and Jennifer Trevor, MD, of the UAB Division of Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Medicine, perform and provide step-by-step narration of a Bronchial Thermoplasty (BT) Procedure. BT is an FDA approved procedure for adult patients with severe asthma who remain poorly controlled despite compliance with medical therapy. This bronchoscopic procedure is performed in an outpatient setting, whereby a specialized catheter is used to apply 65C to the airway, thereby reducing the volume of airway smooth muscle.
Publish Date: 5/9/2014
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The UAB Department of Surgery welcomes Nicole Kellan Behnke, MD, as an assistant professor in the Division of Orthopaedic Surgery specializing in musculoskeletal oncology.
UAB is pleased to welcome new faculty member Soroush Rais-Bahrami, MD, as an Assistant Professor in the Departments of Urology and Radiology.
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