healthcare guidelines

September 7, 2021

The United States is seeing an epidemic of diabetes, says endocrinologist Irl Hirsch. About 14% of the population now has the condition.

November 17, 2020

Agency seeks public comment until Nov. 23; recommendation is based on disease's increasing incidence in people under 50.

September 30, 2020

A UW Medicine patient was integral to generating global recommendations for care involving diabetes and chronic kidney disease.

January 14, 2020

Performance ranges from excellent to lackluster among the 58 nonprofits that manage donor-to-recipient organ transfers.

January 30, 2019

We know more about the injury’s subtleties, but long-term effects data is still lacking, says UW Medicine's lead author.

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September 4, 2018

The guideline for pediatric mild traumatic brain injury (mTBI) released by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention outlines specific actions for healthcare

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Results of a two-year study have spurred new national dose levels for the 10 most common adult CT examinations.

Doctors are questioning whether half the population over age 70 truly have serious kidney disease.

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