UW Medicine patients can opt in for suitable donor hearts and must complete an 8- to 12-week postoperative drug regimen to clear the virus.
Many genetic differences between humans and other great apes were not recognized earlier when their genomes were first compared.
Study of nearly 640,000 patients in last year of life reveals four distinct trajectories of care, but hospice constraints affected all.
Talking about the sensitive topic positively affects patients' feeling of wellness and care, study shows.
Randomized, controlled trial included participants with schizophrenia, bipolar and major depression.
Comparative study involved 182 patients; findings for male patients diverged from previous research.
Snijder uses advanced microscopic techniques to study the molecular machines employed by microorganisms.
Steps are being taken to investigate the case and ensure safety of patients and staff.
Carbon dioxide poses threat to maternal and child health for millions of people, says UW co-author of study.
Researchers analyzed 150,000 insurance claims in six Northwestern states