If addiction is a disease, why do families refer far more patients to specialists and treatment programs than internists, or emergency room physicians or family doctors do?
Articles by John Pastor
Mainstream medicine misses cases of substance abuse, fails to match patients and treatment, UF experts sayJul 9th, 2012 • Category: Faculty Recognition, Psychiatry
People need a point of first contact in the health system. Family Medicine at Main will fulfill that need for East Gainesville residents.
What’s your vector, Victor? We’ll tell you: AAV type 2. The gene therapy delivery vehicle pioneered at UF has been used to help four Taiwanese children with a rare disease have more comfortable lives.
Founding executive director of the Evelyn F. and William L. McKnight Brain Institute of the University of Florida, died on Saturday, March 24, 2012, at Shands at UF medical center.
The UF Center for Movement Disorders & Neurorestoration will host the first annual Symposium/ThinkTank on Parkinsonism and Progressive Supranuclear Palsy, Friday, Feb. 17.
Deep Brain Stimulation is reaching the next stage in its evolution as a treatment for Parkinson’s.
Daniel R. Wilson, M.D., Ph.D., has been named vice president of the University of Florida Health Science Center-Jacksonville and dean of the UF College of Medicine-Jacksonville.
Whitney Laboratory scientists have reconstructed the evolutionary history of the huge group of animals we know as mollusks, finding that they do their thinking for themselves.
Variety is the spice of life, but too much variety of the menu may be making us fat.
As brain stem cell therapies come closer to the clinic, doctors will need a way to know that the brain cells they are providing really are what they think they are.