Clinical Care

A woman receives a booster COVID-19 vaccination.
April 26, 2023

[9:15 a.m. April 28: Editor's note  This original post inaccurately stated that the variant XBB.1.16 had not been detected locally by UW Medicine's Virology Laboratory.

April 24, 2023

“We wanted to hear from the doctors or nurses themselves of what was going on,” said UW Medicine researcher Danbi Lee.

April 25, 2023

About 70% of people with atrial fibrillation are 65 to 85, a population demographic projected to grow over the next few decades. 

April 10, 2023

The next few months may decide whether the shortage hits area hospitals, one UW Medicine expert says.


picture of a woman using an albuterol nebulizer
April 10, 2023

The Food and Drug Administration names a liquid form of albuterol on its list of ongoing drug shortages, though Dr.

A doctor analyzes a mammogram.
March 23, 2023

An updated mandate from the Food and Drug Administration compels U.S.

March 21, 2023

The new regulation demands more communication from screening facilities across 12 states, including Alaska, Wyoming, Idaho and Montana.

A laser procedure is performed on a patient's eye. This procedure is an example of a service an ophthalmologist would provide.
March 22, 2023

The term “eye doctor” can apply to both optometrists and ophthalmologists, says UW Medicine Dr.

February 15, 2023

The emergency medical response service, one of the nation's first, started with outreach by Dr. Cobb to the Seattle Fire Department. 

A child reaches for a pan on a stovetop.
February 6, 2023

More than 3 in 10 injuries admitted to U.S. burn centers are a result of scald burns from hot water or other liquids, or steam.


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