This study focused on women, but authors think it would affect men the same.
Study authors said patients need to take more ownership of their care.
Microbiome changes are specific to the surgery and not just loosing weight, which paves the way for the exploration of probiotics as an alternative to weight-loss surgery
A study found even a multi-step cleaning and disinfecting process didn't fully clean the scopes.
About 1.8 million households are affected.
The researchers created a model based off a CDC study.
Most ORs have music playing, even though it hinders communication.
Contec, Inc.'s PREMIRA Microfiber Wipes and Pads were nominated for Surgical Products' 2015 Excellence in Surgical Products Awards.
The FDA realizes not all facilities will have the staff or expertise to follow the new steps.
The Society of Thoracic Surgeons, the Society of Cardiovascular Anesthesiologists, and the American Society of ExtraCorporeal Technology released a new set of guidelines.
This approach to healthcare delivery is growing in popularity across the country, with the number of states implementing similar programs increasing from eight in 2004 to 18 in 2014.
As the case against the Minnesota dentist was being investigated, another client was mentioned.
gSource's gSilicone Rod Shears was nominated for Surgical Products' 2015 Excellence in Surgical Products Awards.
Suppliers realize the Affordable Care Act is putting pressure on budgets.