A UW Medicine psychologist will start a five-year study in prayer camps where serious mental illness can be treated harshly.
The phone-based technology is "the closest thing to a therapist in patients’ pockets," says its project lead in psychiatry at UW Medicine.
With a phone and small paper funnel, software is highly effective in sensing fluid buildup behind eardrum.
Laws intended to curb distracted driving, mainly targeting cell phone use, have not kept pace with technology and can be difficult to enforce, according a new study led by University of Washington researchers.
Matt Gittinger, a UW Medicine physician off-duty from his job at Harborview Medical Center, responded to an alert on his smartphone and helped save a man's life.