UI Hospitals and Clinics

January 2011

Innovative Colorectal Surgery
Paulette Reveiz of Des Moines experienced an amazing improvement in cancer surgery.
Digestive Health Seminar, January 19
Find out what you can do to maintain good digestive health.
Iowa Insight Features Emergency Training Programs
The UI Emergency Medical Services Learning Resources Center trains thousands of individuals in emergency procedures each year.
Shared Records: A Patient Plus
Broadlawns Medical Center in Des Moines and UI Hospitals and Clinics will share electronic medical records of IowaCare patients who are referred from Broadlawns to the UI.
Communication Key to Doctor-Patient Relationship
UI Carver College of Medicine educators are raising the bar so that all medical students can communicate effectively, in both common and more challenging clinical situations.
Radon Alert: Screen to Be Safe
Screening your home to monitor its level of radon is the first step to preventing long-term exposure to this cancer-causing gas that's naturally occurring, colorless and odorless.
Beat the Winter Blues
I’m starting to feel the wintertime blues. Is this normal? Is there anything I can do?
Orthopaedic Society Honors Iowa's Joseph Buckwalter, MD
The Orthopaedic Research Society (ORS) presented its ORS/OREF Distinguished Investigator Award to Joseph Buckwalter, MD, at the organization’s annual meeting in January.
Cancer Center Earns Special Accreditations
Holden Comprehensive Cancer Center at the University of Iowa recently received accreditation by two important national panels.
UI Physicians Make Best Knee Surgeons List
A pair of orthopedic specialists at UI Hospitals and Clinics in Iowa City are included on the "70 of the Best Knee Surgeons in America" list published in January by Becker's Orthopedic and Spine Review.
Cancer Care Tip: January is Radon Awareness Month
January is Radon Awareness Month

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