U.S. News & World Report has released its 2017-2018 Best Hospital Rankings. For the fourth consecutive year, University of Utah Hospital was ranked No. 1 in Utah and in the Salt Lake City metro area. University of Utah’s Huntsman Cancer Institute (HCI) was also ranked number 38 in the country for cancer care, while the university’s Ear, Nose, and Throat (ENT) specialty was ranked 18th nationwide.... Read More
In the Intensive Care Unit doctors and nurses must make decisions that involve integration of massive amounts of data that is constantly changing. To cope with all this data they rely on monitors that beep and buzz alerting medical staff when a patient needs attention. At the University of Utah Hospital, bedside monitoring is being taken to a whole new level thanks to groundbreaking new software.... Read More
University of Utah researchers have found strong evidence that some people may be genetically susceptible to tumors of the pituitary gland, according to a study published in the journal Pituitary.... Read More
University of Utah medical scientists have won more than $7.9 million in federal economic stimulus Challenge Grants for nine research projects -- from the immensely complex task of diagramming genetic connections in the brain to developing a skin seal to prevent infection with artificial limb attachments.
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