Health

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Remdesivir showing success in combating COVID-19

April 30, 2020

Early results of a COVID-19 treatment study being conducted in San Antonio shows a faster recovery time and fewer deaths for patients.



COVID-19 drive-through

Hyundai Hope on Wheels makes more COVID-19 testing possible

April 23, 2020

The $100,000 gift will support on-campus COVID-19 testing.



Heart

Researchers aim at the heart of COVID-19 cardiac damage

April 20, 2020

To understand and prevent COVID-19-induced heart disease, researchers will follow recovered patients.




Taking the lead on transitioning out of social distancing

April 17, 2020

Dr. Barbara Taylor, Infectious Diseases, is leading the COVID-19 Health Transition Team.



UT Health San Antonio medical students with Dr. Richard Usatine.

Dermatology student inspired by what’s skin deep

April 17, 2020

A third-year medical student is eager to integrate her experiences from global and local service programs into a future career as a dermatologist.



Doctor holding oxygen over patients in ICU/Emergency Room

Collaborating to produce low-cost ventilators

April 17, 2020

This new type of ventilator made of inexpensive, widely available materials can help fill the demand created by the spread of COVID-19.