ACS bariatric experts talk about how youth react to bariatric surgery.
Employee at hospital's billing company stole data like birthdays, Social Security numbers and names.
Mammograms are just one of the cancer screening procedures this association has taken a stance on.
Minimally invasive techniques and growing awareness about the benefits of joint reconstruction are two big drivers, the report said.
A study compared telemedicine to phone consultations, and found it saved thousands of dollars.
Lights and magnifiers, patient positioning and urology all have new options available.
Surgeon Dr. Cary Kaufman, FACS, wanted to see if this tool, which could help him better indicate where radiation should be targeted after tumor removal, would be effective.
While the design of the robotic arm still has some tweaks to be worked out, it is controlled with thought by surgically placed electrodes.
Their article shares exquisitely detailed anatomic color photographs, along with step-by-step descriptions of two alternative routes for neurosurgeons performing these demanding implant procedures.
When it comes to pre-surgery education for patients, healthcare leaders have their work cut out for them.
The greatest challenge facing the development of connected medical devices is the desire to gather information beyond simply how the device is functioning.
Brain surgery is perhaps one of the oldest practiced medical procedures, with patients even surviving the procedure in prehistoric times.
The student's surgeon said it was an unusal combination - a teacher giving a kidney to a student - but it was a successful surgery.
Out-of-pocket expenses are one reason about 31 million adults are underinsured, Commonwealth Fund research reported.