Can a failing heart recover? For many years, the answer to that question was unequivocally “No.” But as the University of Utah School of Medicine’s annual Utah Cardiac Recovery Symposium (U-CARS) will explore on Jan. 12-13, advances in treating heart failure are giving physicians, surgeons and researchers reason to hope the deadly disease might one day be defeated. ... Read MoreInternal Medicine
Department of Internal Medicine
Since our founding in 1943, the Department of Internal Medicine at the University of Utah has been committed to excellence in teaching, research, and patient care. Our vision is to be one of the elite Departments of Medicine in the nation by: fulfilling a comprehensive academic mission, developing new leaders in internal medicine, and improving the health and health care of residents of the Intermountain West by providing safe high quality care.
A factor found in umbilical cord blood could become the basis for developing a new therapy to fight harmful inflammation. ... Read MoreInternal Medicine
Not following NOAC dosing instructions is tied to worse clinical outcomes. Prescribing physicians should and can do better in terms of dosing the NOACs, one expert says.... Read MoreInternal Medicine
Experts at the U. warn against overhyping precision medicine... Read MoreInternal Medicine
The Department of Internal Medicine welcomes new faculty... Read MoreInternal Medicine
Michael A. Rubin, MD PhD, MS appointed as Associate Chair of Faculty Affairs.... Read MoreInternal Medicine