Affairs of the Heart
- Conjoined twins winning life's toughest challenge--survival. Owen, Bob // Airman;Oct2003, Vol. 47 Issue 10, p8
Reports on the survival of the conjoined twins born at Wilford Hall Medical Center in San Antonio, Texas. Surgery of the exposed intestines of the girls' umbilical cord; Severe abnormalities in the pumping muscle; Percentage of conjoined twins who are stillborn.
- A Hospital Wing and a Prayer. Wright, Ken // Airman;Spring2006, Vol. 50 Issue 2, p30
The article focuses on the quality of medical care offered at the Wilford Hall Medical Center's Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) in San Antonio, Texas. Neonatology fellow Steve Messier never fails to provide proper care for premature babies in the facility. In addition, NICU has remarkable...
- News update. // Materials Management in Health Care;Jun98, Vol. 7 Issue 6, p10
Reports that San Antonio, Texas-based Wilford Hall Medical Center has purchased three Sterrad systems for use in its central service department.
- Psychiatric Clinics from Around the World: Snapshot of Air Force Psychiatry: Wilford Hall Medical Center. Azad, Alvi; McKinnon, Nicholas D.; Joshi, Kaustubh G.; Faubion, Matthew D. // Psychiatry (1550-5952);Jun2009, Vol. 6 Issue 6, p52
United States Air Force psychiatry plays a vital role in Operation Iraqi Freedom and Operation Enduring Freedom (Afghanistan). Outside of the military, little is known about US Air Force psychiatry and the Wilford Hall Medical Center. Wilford Hall Medical Center is the US Air Force's flagship...
- Peace of Mind. // Airman;Feb99, Vol. 43 Issue 2, p28
Focuses on the San Antonio Pediatric Cancer and Blood Disorder Center at Wilford Hall Medical Center in Texas. Provision of care for children with cancer and blood disorders; Merger between the Wilford Hall Medical Center clinic and the Brook Army Medical Center; Management of United States Air...
- Not Just Eye Wash. Cournoyer, Tammy L. // Airman;Dec99, Vol. 43 Issue 12, p42
Details the 1999 medical mission in Costa Rica of the United States Air Force Ophthalmic Surgical Team from Wilford Hall Medical Center in San Antonio, Texas. Members of the team; Benefits of the mission to the Wilford Hall team; Social impact of the medical mission.
- BRENT KANE, M.D. // Business Journal Serving Fresno & the Central San Joaquin Valley;5/22/2009, Issue 324026, p12
An interview with Brent Kane, the medical director of the California Cancer Center and Majoriee Radin Breast Care Center, is presented. Kane says that he has served as the chief of radiation oncology at Wilford Hall USAF Medical Center in Texas. According to him, the California Cancer Center was...
- Words from the war zone. Pope, Christina // MGMA Connexion;May/Jun2006, Vol. 6 Issue 5, p65
The article focuses on the Iraq medical volunteer assignment of Air Force Col. Donald E. Taylor, commander of the Air Force Theater Hospital at Balaid Air Base, Iraq. As head of the Iraq medical outpost, Col. Taylor is keen in providing world-class healthcare to U.S. soldiers serving in the Iraq...
- Removing BAC may not reduce irritation. Guttman, Cheryl // Optometry Times;Jan2010, Vol. 2 Issue 1, p21
The article focuses on the failure of removal of benzalkonium chloride (BAC) from prostaglandin analogue to reduce dryness and irritation in patients using Xalatan latanoprost 0.005% from Pfizer, based on a randomized clinical study at Lackland Air Force Base (AFB) in San Antonio, Texas. The...