The University of Arizona

Family of Two Injured Giffords Staffers Praise UMC Efforts

UANews | January 12, 2011
Rep. Gabrielle Giffords remains in critical condition at University Medical Center, two other shooting patients remain in serious condition and three are in fair condition. Family members of the injured praised the efforts of UMC and thanked the community for its support.

Giffords in Critical Condition, Breathing on Own

UANews | January 11, 2011
Rep. Gabrielle Giffords remains in critical condition. Doctors are "impressed that she has done so well and is breathing on her own." One other patient is critical condition, one is serious and three remain in fair condition. 

New Glaucoma Test Allows Earlier, More Accurate Detection

UANews | January 10, 2011
A UA engineer has developed a new instrument that tests for glaucoma, a leading cause of blindness that afflicts more than 4 million Americans. The device makes testing for the disease easier and less invasive.

UMC Discharges Two Shooting Victims

UANews | January 10, 2011
Rep. Gabrielle Giffords remains in critical condition in the ICU at University Medical Center. Five other patients now are in serious condition, and two patients are in good condition.

Rep. Gabrielle Giffords Remains in Critical Condition

UANews | January 9, 2011
Rep. Gabrielle Giffords has been responsive to voice commands post-surgery. Three other wounded victims are now in serious condition, and six patients are in fair condition.

Update From University Medical Center

UANews | January 8, 2011
Dr. Peter Rhee, medical director of University Medical Center's Trauma and Critical Care, spoke at a media briefing regarding U.S. Rep. Gabrielle Giffords and other patients who were admitted to the Level 1 trauma center.