COVID-19 and hemorrhagic stroke are a deadly combination, increasing the risk of death up to 2.4 times among patients who have this pairing compared to those who only had hemorrhagic strokes.... Read MoreNeurosurgery,Neurology
Department of Neurology
The Department of Neurology at the University of Utah is committed to ending neurological disease through specialized patient care, innovative research, and the education of tomorrow's physicians. Our department provides comprehensive primary and tertiary neurologic care, as well as neurologic consultation for patients who may return home and patients who must stay overnight.
A new study suggests that some neurological disorders share a common underlying thread. ... Read MoreNeurology
This study “shows a dramatic increase in the prices of neurologic medications over five years and the increase remained large even after being [adjusted] for inflation” and “that identical brand name medications rose in cost about 50%.” We consider this like buying an iPhone for $500 in 2013 and then getting charged $750 for the EXACT SAME iPhone in 2017.... Read MoreNeurology
ALS research, ROW4ALS, partnered with 212 Fitness for an incredible event: all fees from those attending, amounting in $6,000, went toward our ALS clinic. We’re so grateful for their efforts and the future events they continue to plan to support ALS research.... Read MoreNeurology
Anthony Capra is 51 and has had epilepsy from a young age. However, by 2019, his treatments and medications could not longer help as he began having seizures as many as one every minute... Read MoreNeurology
Jonathan Galli, MD, answers questions about his hobbies, bucket list, and childhood career goals. Get to know our faculty on a more personal level as we spotlight someone for each issue of NeurologyNews! ... Read MoreNeurology