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Articles for Patients

Our patient targeted articles provide treatment and long-term care information on many of the most common medical conditions and illnesses we treat. We make this information available so that our patients and their families can benefit from the highest quality of service possible, and from the latest technologies and research.

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Disease/Condition Overview Articles

Treatment Overview Articles

Traumatic Brain Injury Articles

We make the following articles available for patients who are recovering from a traumatic brain injury. They have been provided by our colleagues in the Department of Rehabilitation Medicine.

Spinal Cord Injury Articles

We make the following articles available for patients who are recovering from a spinal cord injury. They have been provided by our colleagues in the Department of Rehabilitation Medicine.

Featured Articles for Patients

Chordoma & Chondrosarcoma

Chordoma and Chondrosarcoma are tumors that form in the bones of the midline and lateral aspects of the base of the skull, causing the bone to erode.

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Featured Patient Story

Amy Gadsden's Story

Amy Gadsden had a pituitary tumor that was causing hormone imbalance, leading to mood swings and physical illness. She was treated by Dr. Ferreira and his team in the UW Medicine Pituitary Program. Read her story ...

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