"There will be a time when biopsies are considered primitive," said Thoru Pederson, Ph.D., Editor-in-Chief of The FASEB Journal, "and as developments in imaging technology and techniques improve our capabilities, the need for invasive, and sometimes...
"Patients in the treatment group had significantly shorter hospital stays, were prescribed significantly fewer opioids during the first 12 weeks post-operatively and had significantly fewer knee symptoms."
"Opioids have actually been used for centuries to treat mood disorders, and while opioid drugs must be used cautiously because of their potential for abuse, studies have shown that levels of the endogenous opioids released by the central nervous system...
Only a third of schools said outright that they would accommodate a student with a disability who otherwise qualified to attend. Another half had vague information about who they would accept.
"Adults are living longer, and many are maintaining a very active lifestyle, creating the need for long-lasting joint replacements," says Robin Pourzal, PhD, a research scientist in the Department of Orthopedic Surgery at Rush University Medical Center.
Despite professional recommendations to delay elective colon resection for patients with uncomplicated diverticulitis, early surgery appears to be common.
The authors found that gastric bypass surgery was associated with improved long-term survival for all patients undergoing surgery at ages older than 35 years.
"This is an unbelievably exciting day for our hospital and our team, but more importantly for patients living with HIV and end-stage organ disease. For these individuals, this means a new chance at life."
Data once only found in paper patient files can be accessed electronically in the OR and command stations during surgery, on patients’ mobile devices before and after to improve engagement, in the facility where the procedure is being performed and...
“From a pricing perspective, we’ll offer a glimpse into the current market share of antibiotic and standard bone cement products, and take a look at the lowest, average, and highest prices paid so hospitals will have a starting point for investigating...