Media Release | January 28, 2016
Finding ways to lower readmission rates for patients discharged from hospital could reduce unnecessary health-care spending and improve patient care, according to UBC research.
Media Release | February 14, 2014
A large study of South African healthcare workers reveals major gaps in workplace protection against tuberculosis, HIV and hepatitis.
Media Release | June 13, 2013
November 1, 2012 - by Basil Waugh
When Kai Bighorn was in high school, he spent more time counting pills for his dad than doing “normal teenage things.”
Media Release | April 28, 2011
People with a chronic condition such as diabetes or arthritis may find themselves taking on a more active role in maintaining or improving their own health if there is an […]
Media Release | May 20, 2010
Drugs to treat anxiety and sleep disorders are still being prescribed for extended periods to British Columbian patients – and increasingly so for baby boomers – despite warnings against long-term use, according to a University of British Columbia study.