This instrument doubles as a smoke evacuation tool.
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.
Community health workers are trained community members who would help provide better care at a reduced cost to the facility.
Researchers found several weight-related factors that contributed to post-op complications for obese patients, including death.
If the Supreme Court voids the healthcare law's federal subsidies, Obama's health secretary said Congress would have to find a solution.
Instead of waiting days for blood test results, the new system lets staff know in hours what kind of infection their patients have.
Trauma patients have better outcomes, not surprisingly, when care givers focus on quality of care instead of quantity of patients.
The useful tools that help patients may also put a target on their backs for hackers.
RA patients with moderate and high disease activity have about the same risk of needing surgery to compensate for joint failure.
While they aren't normally considered for surgery, a combination approach, including therapy, could be the way to go for some patients.
Walgreens and some insurers are pushing patients to use virtual doctor visits.
On Tuesday, Obama continued to defend the healthcare law, saying critics "stubbornly ignore reality."
With one out of four U.S. doctors older than 65, the American Medical Association adopted a plan to help decide when it's time for aging senior physicians to retire.
This was the first time ovarian tissue was removed for a prepubescent patient, frozen, transplanted into the patient when she was an adult and allowed her to have a child.
A study found when teams are accountable to each other, follow evidence-based practices and engage patients, outcomes are consistently better.