In the interdisciplinary emergency department (INA) at Heidelberg University Hospital (UKHD), physicians from various disciplines work hand in hand with nursing staff to help people in an acute situation. How do the players experience this? A perspective report.
Elias suffers from spinal muscular atrophy - a dangerous hereditary disease that often leads to an early death if left untreated. Thanks to the doctors, researchers, and nurses at Heidelberg University Hospital and modern gene therapy, this little boy is alive and will continue to bring his parents much joy in the future.
The Corona pandemic has been a major challenge for all areas of Heidelberg University Hospital (UKHD) for two and a half years. How has it been possible to manage this crisis? Find out in the UKHD's interactive map.