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Reducing post-facelift hematomas

Reducing post-facelift hematomas

The retrospective study, led by Rod J. Rohrich, M.D., Dallas plastic surgeon and professor of plastic surgery at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas, involved more than 1,000 of Dr. Rohrich’s facelift patients over several year Read More

Man, 20, needs heart transplant

Man, 20, needs heart transplant

Caleb was diagnosed with a rare disease called Arrhythmogenic Right Ventricular Cardiomyopathy back in 2011. He has been in UT Southwestern in Dallas for about a week. Read More

Sorting cells through levitation

Sorting cells through levitation

A demonstration of the approach, published online today in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, is “pretty amazing stuff that could be a game changer for a lot of things if true,” says John Minna, a cancer biologist at UTSW. Read More

Medical Foundation

Medical Foundation

The Southwestern Medical Foundation has elected 14 new trustees to its board of directors. The announcement was made by Robert B. Rowling, chairman of Southwestern Medical Foundation, and Kathleen Gibson, president and CEO of the foundation. Read More

Fitness test may miss benefits of exercise for diabetics

Fitness test may miss benefits of exercise for diabetics

Typically, fitness is judged by how well the body trades oxygen for carbon dioxide when a patient runs on a treadmill. But that definition may be too narrow, at least for diabetic patients, say Ambarish Pandey, MD, a fellow in the division of cardiology a Read More

Texas leading challenge to new smog standards

Texas leading challenge to new smog standards

Robert Haley, a world-renowned epidemiologist and professor of internal medicine at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center said Gradient's research does not accurately reflect how ozone affects human lungs. Read More