PostScript

May 19, 2020

UW Medicine has seen a 65% decrease in total surgeries over a 12-week span of the virus, said Douglas Wood, surgery chair at the UW School of Medicine.

May 18, 2020

Significant portion of U.S. middle and high schools allow unfettered phone access during lunch and recess, researchers find.

May 11, 2020

The dramatic drop in vaccinations may suggest the spread of contagions we usually don’t see, pediatricians fear.

May 1, 2020

Adapting the Seattle Flu Study to COVID-19 detection, and swab-and-sent communty sampling, spawn new ideas for pandemic surveillance.

April 23, 2020

Artificial intelligence cuts diagnostic times from hours to minutes; imaging researchers see vast opportunities.

April 23, 2020

Clinical and research perspectives on severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2), the cause of the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19).

April 22, 2020

Hands-on skills such as physical exams are being taught via Zoom to small groups.

April 16, 2020

Designer's idea is catalyst for UW Medicine, Engineering and other teams to speedily produce COVID-19 protection. 

April 13, 2020

Finding parallels previous literature suggesting self-protection should be weighed against risks of homicide and suicide, researcher says.

April 2, 2020

"This is about how to talk in the era of crisis-care standards," says author Anthony Back, a UW Medicine oncologist and palliative-care specialist. 

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