A University of Utah study shows for the first time that continuous infusion benzodiazepines – a class of sedatives that includes lorazepam and midazolam, once considered the standard of care in the ICU – are linked to an increased likelihood of...
30-Sep-2014 1:00 AM EDT
University of Utah Health Sciences Names Satoshi Minoshima as New Chair of Radiology
29-Sep-2014 5:00 PM EDT
A Throwback to House Calls: Doctors from University of Utah Health Care Making the Rounds to New Moms at Home
New services launched at University of utah Health Care's South Jordan Health Center are designed to bring top-notch care to new moms who prefer to stay close-to-home with newborns.
26-Sep-2014 5:40 PM EDT
A new study by researchers at the University of Utah School of Medicine sheds light on a longstanding question about the role of mitochondria in debilitating and fatal motor neuron diseases and resulted in a new mouse model to study such illnesses. ...
18-Sep-2014 5:00 PM EDT
A new study shows that when given the choice between a less costly “open” operation or a pricier laparoscopy for their children’s appendicitis, parents were almost twice as likely to choose the less expensive procedure – when they were aware...
10-Sep-2014 6:00 PM EDT
A protein marker the mice carry that reacts to different calcium levels allows many different cell types to be studied in a new way.
28-Aug-2014 4:00 PM EDT
The Gift of Sight - Rand Paul Joins University of Utah Moran Eye Center Surgeons in Guatemala Outreach
Several times a year, eye surgeons from the University of Utah's Moran Eye Center set up medical eye camps in some of the most neglected corners of the world, including South Sudan, Micronesia, Haiti, Bolivia and Myanmar. The medical teams, however,...
21-Aug-2014 6:00 PM EDT
Researchers at Huntsman Cancer Institute (HCI) at the University of Utah have identified and characterized mutated forms of the gene that encodes BCR-ABL, the unregulated enzyme driving the blood cancer chronic myeloid leukemia (CML).
20-Aug-2014 5:00 PM EDT