The University of Michigan Frankel Cardiovascular Center performs nation’s first transcather tricuspid heart valve replacement, providing an alternative to open heart surgery.
25-Aug-2014 7:00 AM EDT
Using heart-lung support technology, the University of Michigan’s Transplant Center was able to increase the number of kidneys, livers and pancreases available for transplant by about 20 percent.
21-Aug-2014 4:00 PM EDT
Doctors share their strategies for success for balancing demanding careers alongside marriage and family obligations.
13-Aug-2014 7:00 AM EDT
Dangerous brain tumors hijack the brain’s existing blood supply throughout their progression, by growing only within narrow potential spaces between and along the brain’s thousands of small blood vessels.
The findings help explain why drugs...
12-Aug-2014 5:00 AM EDT
Childhood obesity remains the top health concern for children in 2014, but when asked about national concerns, adults put school violence and gun-related injuries in the top 10.
11-Aug-2014 10:45 AM EDT
Brain tumors fly under the radar of the body’s defense forces by coating their cells with extra amounts of a specific protein, new research shows. Like a stealth fighter jet, the coating means the cells evade detection by the early-warning immune...
6-Aug-2014 2:00 PM EDT
A new bill introduced in Congress with bipartisan support would allow Medicare to test a concept born from University of Michigan research, which could improve the health of patients with chronic illness while reducing what they spend on the...
31-Jul-2014 12:00 PM EDT
Easing heart palpitations is one benefit of catheter ablation. A longer life span is another. Study shows 60 drop in cardiovascular mortality after successful ablation for atrial fibrillation.
30-Jul-2014 7:00 AM EDT
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#Umich Lung Scan Expert Ready to Comment on New Cancer-Catching Recommendations for Smokers & Ex-Smokers
30-Dec-2013 5:00 PM EST
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Leader of Nation's 1st #Depression Center Reacts to @Whitehouse Brain Initiative: Will "Revolutionize Our Understanding"
2-Apr-2013 2:00 PM EDT
As 106 New Medicare #ACOs Debut, UM Doctor & Pioneer in #Healthcare Quality Movement Available to Discuss Trend
10-Jan-2013 1:00 PM EST
#Schoolshooting: #Umich Expert Avail. On How Parents Can Help Kids Deal with or Avoid This News & Deal W/ Trauma/Grief
14-Dec-2012 1:15 PM EST
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