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Alumnus Mark Adams, BSN '97 and nurse manager of UVA's Coronary Care Unit, was among the researchers who developed a model that is improving outcomes after cardiac arrest.
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Researchers have developed a tool to predict how much targeted temperature management, the precise cooling of a person suffering cardiac arrest, will benefit a patient.
UVA Earns Two National Awards for Heart Attack Care
UVA Health System has received two national awards from the American Heart Association for providing prompt, high-quality care for patients suffering heart attacks. Click the photo to learn more.
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study suggests that aggressive treatments for high blood pressure may be damaging patients' kidneys. https://t.co/IfLFeCy4JJ
April Howell’s heart and vascular colleagues say she “has an innate ability to make all our team members feel welcomed and included in our efforts to serve the patient” and is great at cheering up people who are having a bad day. That’s partly why April is one of just 11 UVA employees to receive the University’s highest honor, the Leonard W. Sandridge Outstanding Contributor Award. She views the award as a reflection on her entire team #TeamTuesday #cardiology #UVA
UVA Earns National Award for Care of Heart Attack Patients
University of Virginia Health System has been recognized for its care of heart attack patients with a national award by the American College of Cardiology. Click the photo to learn more.
Four UVA Children’s Hospital Specialties Nationally Ranked by U.S. News & World Report
Four specialties at University of Virginia Children’s Hospital are ranked among the top 50 nationally by U.S. News & World Report. Click the photo to learn more.
Happy Father's Day! This is one of our favorite recent stories about a local dad, pastor and patient.