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FUSCLEAN technology enables preventive cleaning of catheters and valves in patients with hydrocephaly

FUSCLEAN technology enables preventive cleaning of catheters and valves in patients with hydrocephaly

Consumption of highly refined fiber may increase liver cancer risk in some people

Consumption of highly refined fiber may increase liver cancer risk in some people

Researchers implement standardized shunt infection prevention bundle within the adult population

Researchers implement standardized shunt infection prevention bundle within the adult population

Multi-center trial shows promising results for implant-free interatrial shunt device to treat heart failure patients

Multi-center trial shows promising results for implant-free interatrial shunt device to treat heart failure patients

Patients with COVID-19 pneumonitis and moderate to severe ARDS treated with sildenafil

Patients with COVID-19 pneumonitis and moderate to severe ARDS treated with sildenafil

Study shows safety, feasibility of intranasal milk therapy for infants with intraventricular hemorrhage

Study shows safety, feasibility of intranasal milk therapy for infants with intraventricular hemorrhage

Better understanding of hydrocephalus could lead to improved treatments

Better understanding of hydrocephalus could lead to improved treatments

Researchers aim to study the underlying pathophysiology of diastolic heart failure

Researchers aim to study the underlying pathophysiology of diastolic heart failure

Patients undergoing neurosurgical operations with concomitant COVID-19 infection have higher rates of perioperative complications

Patients undergoing neurosurgical operations with concomitant COVID-19 infection have higher rates of perioperative complications

Model simulations show no need for DEX dose adjustments in COVID-19 patients with liver disease

Model simulations show no need for DEX dose adjustments in COVID-19 patients with liver disease

World-renowned expert to lead pediatric cardiology division at Washington University School of Medicine

World-renowned expert to lead pediatric cardiology division at Washington University School of Medicine

Researchers receive $14 million grant to study the effectiveness of hydrocephalus treatment

Researchers receive $14 million grant to study the effectiveness of hydrocephalus treatment

Deletion of an embryonic gene in liver cells completely wipes out bile ducts of newborn mice

Deletion of an embryonic gene in liver cells completely wipes out bile ducts of newborn mice

Atrial fenestration during atrioventricular septal defect repair is linked to higher mortality rate

Atrial fenestration during atrioventricular septal defect repair is linked to higher mortality rate

FDA permits marketing of new device to protect athletes from harmful effects of head impacts

FDA permits marketing of new device to protect athletes from harmful effects of head impacts

Researchers elucidate mechanism by which blood and lymph vessels remain separated

Researchers elucidate mechanism by which blood and lymph vessels remain separated

Study pinpoints heating element in vaping devices as cause for lung injuries

Study pinpoints heating element in vaping devices as cause for lung injuries

Surgical technique for premature babies with brain hemorrhage reduces long-term disability

Surgical technique for premature babies with brain hemorrhage reduces long-term disability

Ghost bill: UVA siphons couple’s tax refund to pay 20-year-old medical debt

Ghost bill: UVA siphons couple’s tax refund to pay 20-year-old medical debt

First independent test of proposed subphenotypes of COVID-19-related ARDS

First independent test of proposed subphenotypes of COVID-19-related ARDS