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PICS is an array of symptoms and health problems that can arise when a patient undergoes critical care for an extended period of time

By Ask the Doctors • December 14, 2021

150-plus UCLA experts have consulted in the development of the hospital, scheduled to open in early 2022

By uclahealth • October 7, 2021

Dear Doctors: Why do the elderly lose ground mentally when they go to the hospital? Our grandmother had emergency gall bladder surgery, and afterward she got so confused that she thought our grandfather, who passed away, was in the next room. It lasted for a few days, and it was [...]

By Ask the Doctors • December 2, 2020

Genisee Grace, or Gigi as we call her, has always been a special kid with a brilliant mind. Kind of like a grown-up trapped in a kid’s body. She learned to read as a toddler and actually doesn’t remember a time when she couldn’t read. She absolutely loves learning and [...]

By uclahealth • September 7, 2018

It has been over five years since Alexa was last released from the hospital.  After being diagnosed with Medulloablastoma in 2013, Alexa spent over a year in and out of the hospital. She went through five months of chemotherapy and another month of radiation treatments. Today, she is healthy and is a very active ten-year-old.  She [...]

By uclahealth • September 7, 2018

I had surgery in July, it was quite a quick recovery. Dr. Livhits was extremely pleasant and helpful. We saw her after 3 months for checkups and they came up excellent. I had this surgery in Santa Monica at the ucla hospital and I spent 1 night in the hospital [...]

By C3838 • May 3, 2018