In the UTHealth Newsroom
The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) is part of a multi-site study testing whether people who have life-threatening or life-altering traumatic brain injury (TBI) do better when they receive a medication called tranexamic acid (TXA) that is used to control bleeding in the body. Bryan Cotton, M.D., a professor in the Department of Surgery at the UTHealth Medical School, is the principal investigator for the Houston site.
A Japanese mushroom extract appears to be effective for the eradication of human papillomavirus (HPV), according to a pilot clinical trial at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) Medical School.
Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center (TMC), one of two primary teaching hospitals for The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) Medical School, has won the prestigious 2014 UHC Quality Leadership Award.
New research from The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) School of Public Health, released Tuesday in Alcoholism: Clinical & Experimental Research, shows that higher levels of drinking among United States-Mexico border young adults are closely linked to their patterns of bar attendance, but not to how they think about drinking.
Stanley G. Schultz, M.D., a world-renowned investigator, educator and administrator at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) Medical School, died Thursday, Oct. 23. He was 82 years old.
In the MediaHouston Public Media's KUHF Radio, 10/27/2014
Arch "Chip" Carson, M.D., Ph.D., is quoted in this Houston Public Media piece about the possible health effects of reducing ozone in Houston.
KTRH Radio, 10/27/2014
Deepa Vasudevan, M.D., commented on why women live longer than men in this KTRH Radio article.
Houston Chronicle, 10/27/2014
The many accomplishments of the late Stanley Schultz, M.D., were featured in an article on the cover of the Houston Chronicle's City & State Section.
MedPage Today, 10/27/2014
In this MedPage Today article, Joseph McCormick, M.D., provides insight into why the Ebola mortality rate has been so much lower for patients in the United States.
KTRH Radio, 10/25/2014
Amitava Dasgupta, Ph.D., provided medication safety tips in this KTRH Radio interview.