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UC Davis Health professors David Segal and Deborah Lieu have received Discovery Stage Research Projects (DISC2) awards from the governing Board of the California Institute for Regenerative Medicine (CIRM).
We all know that fatty foods are linked to blocked arteries and a higher risk for heart disease, but why or how the food becomes toxic has remained a mystery, until now.
The heart care team at UC Davis Health was first in the Sacramento region to offer transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR), a less-invasive alternative to open heart surgery for treating aortic valve stenosis.
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A new study by UC Davis Health researchers assessed the quality of life of patients who had their voice box removed. It showed that 60% experienced moderate to severe changes to their sense of smell, even two years after the operation.
UC Davis Cleft and Craniofacial team helps improve Lily Jones’ life.
Gynecology |view more
In a first-of-its-kind study, researchers at the UC Davis School of Medicine found that probiotics significantly improve the symptoms of pregnancy-related nausea, vomiting and constipation.
Groundbreaking trial aims to reverse the paralysis and other abnormal functions of spina bifida before birth
Cases of syphilis passed from mother to developing baby are on the rise
Pediatric Cardiology |view more
Boy receives life-changing cardiac catheterization for rare heart condition
Born premature at 25 weeks in April 2021, Mateo had a PICC line (similar to an IV, but a thicker and more durable tube) placed in his right arm to deliver fluids, nutrition and medications into his body. The PICC line was removed when ...
Patent ductus arteriosus closure successfully completed without contrast
Orthopaedics |view more
Researchers test interactions of macrophages with bone cancer cells in a new 3D bone marrow model.
UC Davis Health officially opened its new Oak Park Lawrence J. Ellison Musculoskeletal Research Center with a ribbon-cutting ceremony on June 6. The new facility provides laboratories where faculty, residents, fellows, medical students, ...
For the first time, a patient with spinal muscular atrophy has successfully received a hip replacement
Thoracic Surgery |view more
UC Davis Health pulmonologist Amir A. Zeki was recently honored by the Sacramento County Tobacco Control Coalition for speaking to local youth and community groups about the dangers of using e-cigarettes, or vaping.
UC Davis Health is training the next generation of surgeons using some of the most advanced robotic surgery systems available.
New clinical trial aims to boost survival chances for patients with acute respiratory distress syndrome.