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U.S. News & World Report named University of California San Diego School of Medicine a top global university and ranked the divisions of Gastroenterology and Hepatology #1 in the world for research.
UC San Diego Health is the first hospital on the West Coast to perform heart transplant surgery from a donor after circulatory death using a new portable organ care system. The investigational procedu ...
Features Jinho Jung, research assistant
Features Gabriel Schnickel, MD, and Saima Aslam, MBBS
UC San Diego Health is the first hospital in San Diego and only health care system in Southern California to transplant a liver from a donor with Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) into an HIV-positiv ...
Features Michael Karin, PhD, and Jelena Todoric, MD, PhD
Acetaminophen causes more cases of acute liver injury than any other. Jeffrey Yin, PharmD, pharmacist at UC San Diego Health, explains the dangers of this common pain reliever and how to avoid uninten ...
We are caring for affected patients and preventing the spread of hepatitis A. “Part of being a nurse is understanding your patient’s challenges when they leave…hep A has become one of those issues,” s ...
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