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Wednesday, August 21, 2019

Both types of surgical treatments are effective, UW Medicine study finds, but ankle replacement appears to have better outcomes overall after two years.

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a 3D-printed heart model
August 20, 2019

UW Medicine, VA partner on 3D-print models for heart care

Aim is to develop protocols for patient-specific replicas that help physicians plan their approaches to treatment.

illustration of cheetahs resting atop resting sodium channels
August 14, 2019

Mechanism of electrical signaling in cells revealed

Learning, memory, and movement rely on electrical signals in cells; newly obtained structure of signaling protein at rest helps explains how it works

August 7, 2019

UW Medicine milestone: 1,000 lung-transplant recipients

UW Medical Center is the 11th U.S. hospital to achieve that volume, and the only such provider in the Pacific Northwest.