Long School of Medicine

San Antonio Express-News: Commentary: Suffering a heart attack and seeking treatment during COVID

November 2, 2020
 

Dr. Cindy Sickora, School of Nursing, and Dr. Dawn Hui, Cardiothoracic Surgery, are mentioned in this San Antonio Express-News-published opinion piece by State Representative Ray Lopez who shares his experience seeking treatment for a heart attack during COVID. Read the commentary.


KENS 5: Remdesivir study underway by UT Health San Antonio and University Health System

October 30, 2020
 

Dr. Thomas Patterson, Infectious Diseases, informs KENS 5 audiences about the three phases of the remdesivir trial, currently underway by UT Health San Antonio and University Health System. The FDA approval of the drug last week leads to fewer restrictions than the study had previously encountered under emergency-use authorization. Read and watch the story.


MSN.com: Kids and politics: In a divided country, are children destined to grow up on 1 side?

October 29, 2020
 

Dr. Barbara Robles-Ramamurthy, Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, is quoted in this CNN story. She recommends focusing on values and morals as families work through today’s issues. Read the story.



This fall, keep up your resolve – and masks! – against COVID-19

October 29, 2020
 

Predictive models of expected disease activity agree: How we will fare depends on public behavior. Everyone should continue masking, handwashing and social distancing.



Texas Standard: Ask a doctor: How can my family celebrate Halloween safely this year?

October 29, 2020
 

Dr. Fred Campbell, General and Hospital Medicine, continues in his public service to a statewide audience through an installment of Texas Standard’s “Ask a Doctor” program, a radio program produced in the state capital in collaboration with Texas Public Radio San Antonio, KUT Austin, KERA North Texas and Houston Public Media. Dr. Campbell answered listeners’ […]


CNN: Kids and politics: In a divided country, are children destined to grow up on 1 side?

October 28, 2020
 

Dr. Barbara Robles-Ramamurthy, Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, is quoted in this CNN story. She recommends focusing on values and morals as families work through today’s issues. Read the story.