News in 2016

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UC Irvine Health receives renewal as Orange County’s only federally-designated comprehensive cancer center

UC Irvine Health Chao Family Comprehensive Cancer Center exterior
August 04, 2016
The National Cancer Institute has renewed the UC Irvine Health Chao Family Comprehensive Cancer Center designation as a comprehensive cancer center...

UC Irvine Medical Center among 'America's Best Hospitals' for 16th consecutive year

UC Irvine Medical Center sign
August 01, 2016
For the 16th consecutive year, U.S. News & World Report has recognized UC Irvine Medical Center as one of “America’s Best...

Study finds access to health insurance does not ensure timely appointments

July 12, 2016
Having insurance coverage in California does not mean that consumers can easily schedule an appointment or quickly get in to see their first choice...

UC Irvine Health workplace violence prevention plan helps protect healthcare workers

June 30, 2016
Last year, UC Irvine Health security officers began offering workplace violence prevention training, well ahead of the state's July 1 deadline to...

UC Irvine Health review of over-the-counter nasal dilators finds them effective

Illustration of nasal dilators
June 30, 2016
Many people turn to nasal strips, clips and stents to help them breathe easier when sleeping or exercising. Third-year UCI medical student...

Examining challenges in caring for women with epilepsy

UC Irvine Health epilepsy neurologist Dr. Mona Sazgar
June 28, 2016
Managing epilepsy in women presents neurologists with unique challenges, as the hormonal fluctuations in different stages of life from puberty to...

In first-ever survey, 36 percent of water polo players report concussions

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June 27, 2016
A first-of-its-kind survey has confirmed what some water polo players – especially goalies – have long suspected: Concussions seem to...

UC Irvine, Harvard part of renewed effort to develop strategies to prevent infections, improve healthcare quality

June 27, 2016
UC Irvine and the Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute have received renewed funding from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to...

Progress against Parkinson's disease

Parkinson's disease
June 26, 2016
UC Irvine Health doctors aim for earlier diagnosis and treatment of a mysterious ailment.

Academic medical centers: Shaping the future of healthcare

Academic medical centers: Shaping the future of healthcare
June 23, 2016
Progress in medicine isn’t just a matter of luck or happenstance. It emerges largely from the network of highly trained and...