Before 2021, the survival rate of extreme preemies was poor. An initiative at UW Medicine changed that.
Researchers are looking at whether their findings could be used for developing therapeutics for patients in the future.
Nastasia Xavier, 33, is finally going home to Pilot Station in southwest Alaska.
Ventilators are making headlines as severely ill COVID-19 patients are being put on the machines as a life-saving measure. But what is it about a ventilator that can help these patients? Dr.
Most of the patients placed on a ventilator spent an average of 10 days on it, a UW Medicine-led analysis shows.
Mechanical ventilation may be lifesaving, but in certain patient cases it may prolong suffering without a clear benefit.