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ACS: New Modules Focus on Enhanced Recovery, Procedures, Trauma Manamgent

June 12, 2015 8:15 am | by American College of Surgeons | News | Comments

The American College of Surgeons released four new, online, point-of-care modules.


First Set of Conjoined Twins Separated in Haiti

June 12, 2015 8:10 am | by American College of Surgeons | News | Comments

Henri Ford performed the first-ever separation of conjoined twins in his native country of Haiti. 


Biosensor Gives Blood Test Results in Minutes

June 12, 2015 8:03 am | by Rebecca Rudolph, editor | Articles | Comments

When it's launched in 2016, this blood test system will deliver results in minutes. 


'Michelangelo of Buttocks Injections' Found Guilty of Murder

June 11, 2015 3:43 pm | by Associated Press | News | Comments

A woman who performed illegal silicone injections was sentenced to death after the death of one of her patients. 


ACS: New Initiative Focuses on Elderly Patient Outcomes

June 11, 2015 3:35 pm | News | Comments

ACS has started an initiative to establish well-founded guidelines for treating elderly patients in reaction to America's growing elderly patient population. 


Leep Hand-Held Surgical Instruments With Smoke Evacuation Tube

June 11, 2015 12:29 pm | by MSI Precision Specialty Instruments | Product Releases | Comments

This instrument doubles as a smoke evacuation tool.


June 11, 2015 10:00 am | by Genicon | Genicon | Product Releases | Comments

The GENICON Single-Use Specimen Retrieval Bag is a retrieval system designed to temporarily contain specimen and facilitate its removal from the patient during laparoscopic surgery. 

Affordable Care Could Mean Using Cheaper Labor

June 11, 2015 9:18 am | by University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine | News | Comments

Community health workers are trained community members who would help provide better care at a reduced cost to the facility. 


Post-Op Complications Plague Obese Patients

June 11, 2015 9:11 am | by University of Alberta Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry | News | Comments

Researchers found several weight-related factors that contributed to post-op complications for obese patients, including death.


Health Head: Congress' Problem if Court Voids Health Law

June 11, 2015 9:04 am | by Alan Fram, Associated Press | News | Comments

If the Supreme Court voids the healthcare law's federal subsidies, Obama's health secretary said Congress would have to find a solution. 


Money Saved with Infection-Finding System

June 11, 2015 8:49 am | by Rebecca Rudolph, editor | Articles | Comments

Instead of waiting days for blood test results, the new system lets staff know in hours what kind of infection their patients have. 


Quality vs. Quantity Focus Benefits Trauma Patients

June 10, 2015 12:34 pm | by American College of Surgeons | News | Comments

Trauma patients have better outcomes, not surprisingly, when care givers focus on quality of care instead of quantity of patients. 


Helpful Medical Devices Harmful to Privacy

June 10, 2015 10:47 am | by Rebecca Rudolph, editor | Articles | Comments

The useful tools that help patients may also put a target on their backs for hackers. 


Joint Surgery is Risk for More RA Patients Than Anticipated

June 10, 2015 10:38 am | by European League Against Rheumatism | News | Comments

RA patients with moderate and high disease activity have about the same risk of needing surgery to compensate for joint failure. 


Combining Surgery, Therapy May Benefit Patients

June 10, 2015 10:31 am | by Elsevier | News | Comments

While they aren't normally considered for surgery, a combination approach, including therapy, could be the way to go for some patients. 



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