March 25, 2014

Going to multiple doctors for narcotic prescriptions, is prevalent among more than 20 percent of orthopaedic trauma patients, according to a Vanderbilt study released at the recent American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) meeting in New Orleans. Read more...

This week's VUCast: giant helicopter, Vanderbilt Star, and more


See what a researcher is doing with a helicopter in his lab, hear the first-ever Vanderbilt Star and more in the latest VUCast, Vanderbilt's online newscast. Read more...

From "Vanderbilt Medicine" magazine: A storm within


Sixteen-year-old Hannah is a picture-perfect Middle Tennessee teenager. A straight-A student, beautiful, active and musically talented, she starred in her high school's spring musical. Read more...

From "Hope" magazine: Janelly's Journey


Janet Amador and Salvador Martinez dressed 6-month-old Janelly Martinez-Amador for a professional photo shoot. The ventilator tubes and intravenous lines keeping their daughter alive in the neonatal intensive care unit were temporarily hidden by a tiny pink dress, pink ruffled socks and a matching pink and yellow daisy-shaped pacifier in her mouth. Read more...