March 16, 2023

Prompt diagnosis and treatment can reduce risk of long-term psychological and cognitive harms, an injury-prevention specialist says.

March 15, 2023

This IVF gene-screening technology does not exist today, but a bioethicist expresses concern about its perceived value among respondents.

March 14, 2023

Black men have higher prostate cancer mortality rates if treated by less experienced surgeons, researchers found. 

March 9, 2023

The approach makes it possible to introduce much larger genes into cells than current gene therapy techniques.


February 27, 2023

UW med school alumni were twice as likely to practice in rural areas if they trained at rural sites as medical students, a study shows.

February 24, 2023

Murine research indicates that the S1 protein is gatekeeper for how the SARS-CoV-2 virus crosses the blood-brain barrier.

February 17, 2023

Based in Soldotna, Alaska, it is the first accredited rural residency training program in internal medicine of its kind in the United States. 

February 15, 2023

A person's chance of surviving cardiac arrest is significantly higher if a bystander calls 911 and applies chest compressions.

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. 

February 13, 2023

To prescribe pre-exposure prophylaxis against HIV for a patient, doctors must use the code that denotes “high-risk homosexual behavior.”