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UT Southwestern Launches Telestroke Program

UT Southwestern Launches Telestroke Program

Mark Goldberg, M.D., chair of neurology and neurotherapeutics at UT Southwestern, discusses UT Southwestern’s new telestroke program to provide partner hospitals with real-time access to a UT Southwestern neurologist. Read More

Juicing is popular, but is it healthy?

Juicing is popular, but is it healthy?

Lona Sandon, an assistant professor of clinical nutrition at UT Southwestern Medical Center, says juicing takes away the process of chewing, which can mean reduced feelings of satiety, or feeling full. Read More

UT Southwestern’s Stroke Program Earns Rare Certification

UT Southwestern’s Stroke Program Earns Rare Certification

The Joint Commission has awarded UT Southwestern’s stroke center with its highest level of certification. Only 67 hospitals in the nation have earned the Advanced Comprehensive Stroke Center recognition. UT Southwestern is the second in Texas and the on Read More

ACC: Steroids Hike MIs After Heart Surgery

ACC: Steroids Hike MIs After Heart Surgery

Dr. Amit Khera discusses a large randomized trial showing that giving methylprednisolone to patients undergoing cardiac surgery with cardiopulmonary bypass heightened the risk of myocardial infarction. Read More

Dallas hospital to launch hand transplant program

Dallas hospital to launch hand transplant program

People joined experts to talk about a new hand transplant program at UT Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas. The UT Southwestern hand transplant program is the only one in the South-Central portion of the United States. The team has already successfully Read More