Being treated by kind, warm physicians can demonstrably improve patient health, Stanford social psychologists have found.
Stanford researchers have discovered a compound that reduces the symptoms of heart failure after a heart attack in initial animal tests.
Dean Lloyd Minor discusses findings of Stanford Medicine's recently released Health Trends Report.
Artificial intelligence tied to a wearable heart monitor has shown potential to help diagnose irregular heart rhythms, new research shows.
A new approach to identifying the factors linked to poverty could help researchers identify ways to prevent it.
An interdisciplinary team of Stanford researchers have developed a implantable, biodegradable, wireless and battery-free blood flow sensor.
The top Stanford Medicine magazine stories of 2018 tell of technological advances and possible dangers.
A look at a new type of behavioral therapy designed to help children with autism understand emotions and interact better with others.
A study is examining whether a smartwatch can accurately detect irregular health rhythms, including atrial fibrillation, in wearers.
The Stanford Medicine 2018 Health Trends Report found that an explosion of data in medicine is democratizing health care.
Two leaders of Stanford’s Presence Center — Abraham Verghese and Sonoo Thadaney Israni — explore how AI can enhance the human side of patient care.
Stanford scientists are making efforts to create high-resolution simulated versions of the human brain, bells and whistles and warts and all.
As part of a writer's reporting for a magazine story, she tested out new technology that's meant to keep drivers more relaxed.
Using AI, a team of Stanford researchers including an 18-year-old has developed a way to track and evaluate surgical skills.
As the medical world transitioned to electronic health records, Stanford clinicians stepped up to trouble-shoot. Now they're innovating patient care.
Stanford and SLAC researchers are developing new technology to dramatically reduce the duration of radiation therapy and its treatment side effects.