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UCSF Fresno Acute Care and Trauma Surgery – Physician Assistant Residency Program

posted on January 29, 2017

This 12-month surgical residency program will provide intense training in the perioperative and operative management of patients. PA Residents will develop critical thinking and surgical assistant skills throughout the year. Residents can expect to gain the fundamentals of surgical care through both didactic and clinical settings in a multitude of…

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Miracle Drug Could Prolong 8-Year Old Girl’s Life from SMA

posted on January 26, 2017

H. Terry Hutchison, M.D., Ph.D., of University Neurology Associates administered the first injection of Spinraza in the United States at Community Regional Medical Center to help eight year old Hayden prolong her life. View Full Article »

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First Flu Death Confirmed in Fresno County

posted on January 19, 2017

Jim Comes, M.D., FACEP, Chief of the UCSF Fresno Emergency Medicine Department gives advice on what treatment is needed if you get the flu. View Full Article »

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Brand New, Specialized Medical Team Rescues Fresno Woman From Death

posted on January 17, 2017

Timothy Evans, M.D., of University Pulmonary Associates is part of the new ECMO program that saved a Fresno woman who came close to death while having an asthma attack. View Full Article »

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Preparing for cancer surgery? Hospital choice is critical, experts say.

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Babak “Bobby” Eghbalieh, M.D., FACS, and Amir Fathi, M.D., of University Specialty Surgery Associates and the UCSF Fresno Department of Surgery highlight the advancements cancer programs have made in the Central Valley. View Full Article »

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