UAMS Opens Unique Women’s Only Psychiatric Unit
When a woman has been traumatized by rape or other abuse by men, it may be more difficult to heal when placed in a mixed-sex psychiatric unit. ...Read More
|Relieving the Burden|
Less waiting, lower cost and spa-like setting gaining fans for Velocity Care Urgent Treatment Center
LITTLE ROCK--Velocity Care Urgent Treatment Center has an advertisement that says, “Come in wheezing, come out breathing.” Recent patient Fay Jean Royce found out that the care she received was exactly as advertised.
|PHYSICIAN SPOTLIGHT: Grant Morshedi, MD |
UAMS Ophthalmologist, Cataract/Glaucoma Specialist, Assistant Professor
When Grant Morshedi, MD, got involved as a young medical student with the Student Sight Savers Program through UAMS Jones Eye Institute, he was smitten with ophthalmology.
|HEALTHCARE LEADER: Mohammed Mahmoud Moursi, MD|
UAMS Division Chief, Vascular and Endovascular Surgery
On a typical day, Mohammed Moursi, MD, may start his work day at 7 a.m. with a UAMS Department of Surgery morbidity and mortality conference. Then he’ll head to the OR for big cases or several smaller ones.
|Intervention by Vascular Surgeons Can Help Prevent Limb Loss in Diabetics|
The diabetic population is increasing, in part caused by a growing percentage of older people in America. The risk of peripheral artery disease is about 20 times more common than with non-diabetics, and diabetics have a 15 to 20 times increased chance of lower extremity amputation versus non-diabetics.
Dr. Deepak Thomas Joins Physicians at St. Bernards Heart and Vascular
Dr. Deepak Thomas has joined the medical staff at St. Bernards Heart and Vascular, the largest cardiology practice in the region.
|Fighting the good fight - Log Cabin Democrat|
Posted Tuesday, December 10, 2013 4:04 pm CST
Fighting the good fightLog Cabin DemocratEssert is a lighthearted woman with a winning personality She believes that the best medicine is reduced to these lines: “Keep on keeping on.” She also learned that she is not the same person she once was; “And I hope my family, friends and colleagues ...
|No paychecks for Arkansas Baptist College faculty since November - THV 11|
Posted Monday, December 9, 2013 5:02 pm CST
|Part-time Telluride resident dies in plane crash - Norwood Post|
Posted Wednesday, December 11, 2013 2:37 am CST
Part-time Telluride resident dies in plane crashNorwood PostHe was a renowned plastic surgeon and medical professor at Emory University and Grady Memorial Hospital in Atlanta, according to his obituary in the Atlanta Journal Constitution. Culbertson was a 1978 graduate of ... We got a chance to meet the entire ...
|Tuesday's Scores - San Francisco Chronicle|
Posted Wednesday, December 11, 2013 12:01 am CST
Tuesday's ScoresSan Francisco ChronicleWichita Campus 41, Arkansas City 39. Wichita East 56, Wichita Bishop Carroll 47. Wichita Heights 69, Wichita North ... Haven 49, Medicine Lodge 43. Kingman 69, Sterling 33 .... Click to View RSS Feed. Family Photo Via Pershing County Sheriff's Office ...and more »
|Medical board votes to reprimand UF professor with checkered past - Gainesville Sun|
Posted Monday, December 9, 2013 7:50 pm CST
|The Nastiest Injury in Sports - Grantland|
Posted Tuesday, December 10, 2013 11:17 am CST
The Nastiest Injury in SportsGrantlandIf there has been an uptick in ACL injuries among the general population, says Dr. Brian Cole, the Chicago Bulls' team physician and the surgeon who performed Derrick Rose's reconstructive surgery, it is because more people, especially young people ...