Recent Articles by

Eric Swensen

October 16, 2017
A study finds that doctors who use a conversational technique known as “BATHE” with their patients receive significantly higher scores for their medical care.
October 10, 2017
The UVA Children’s Hospital and Children’s Hospital of the King’s Daughters are working together to ensure children have easy access to the best care, in the right location, with the greatest efficiency and value.
June 09, 2017
A new academic affiliation with the Inova Health System Foundation will include a research institute and a School of Medicine campus in Northern Virginia.
June 06, 2017
The study compared patients in Michigan, where Medicaid expanded, and Virginia, where it did not.
April 28, 2017
The artificial pancreas aims to automate blood sugar control for people with Type 1 diabetes.
April 27, 2017
Curious about the recent rise in food allergies among children? University of Virginia allergist Dr. Alice Hoyt addresses common questions and where we go from here.
March 14, 2017
Patients and health care providers often make assumptions about each other based upon personal biases, and they may affect the quality of care. A two-day symposium is seeking remedies.
January 18, 2017
Drugs received during and after surgery can lead some patients to opioid addictions. UVA researchers have found that using fewer opioids can actually lessen the post-surgical pain that patients experience.
December 12, 2016
The University of Virginia-Virginia Tech Carilion Neuroscience Research Collaboration is funding research teams from the two institutions to tackle pressing problems in brain development and function in health and disease.
November 30, 2016
Can’t sleep? A study shows that the effectiveness of a cognitive behavioral therapy-based online solution, developed at UVA, was similar to that found in trials of therapy delivered by health care providers.