The Dallas hospital that treated the first patient to be diagnosed in the U.S. with Ebola lied to Congress when it said its staff was trained to handle the deadly virus, a nurse who contracted the disease contends in a lawsuit filed Monday.
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Industry experts weigh in on the best, and often most simple ways to avoid the tragic results of a wrong-site surgery.
Rosie D. Lyles, MD, MHA, MSc, Head of Clinical Affairs, Clorox Healthcare, on keeping it clean in the OR suite.
New insights into the use and outcomes of gluteoplasty and labiaplasty are presented in the March issue of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.
Researchers at Aalto University and University of Turku have revealed how obesity is associated with altered opioid neurotransmission in the brain.
Although sedatives are often administered before surgery, a randomized trial finds that patients receiving sedatives did not improve the self-reported patient experience the day after surgery.
Used for protection in wet surgical procedures as well as situations where transmission of pathogens is a concern.
Gross Prize from the Philadelphia Academy of Surgery Recognizes N. Scott Adzick, M.D. as a World Leader in Fetal Surgery.
The new 27” Radiance Ultra surgical visualization platform from NDS Surgical Imaging offers a brighter LED backlight.
The "wearable technology" Google Glass has a wide range of possible applications in plastic surgery — with the potential to enhance surgical training, medical documentation and patient safety.
An aspiring hip-hop artist who boasts about her talent for underground "body sculpting" has one last chance to impress a jury before the panel weighs murder charges against her in a dancer's death.
Cardinal Health is offering to buy a unit of Johnson & Johnson that makes heart devices for approximately $1.94 billion.
A new study finds that the majority of hospitals in the program continue to see improvements over time.
LogiQuip's latest product line additions offer the storage and accessories that are needed to implement Kanban inventory management.
A New Continuing Nursing Education Activity Sponsored by Buffalo Filter.
One in every three women undergoing a mastectomy could potentially be spared chronic post-operative pain if anesthesiologists used a regional anesthetic technique in combination with standard care, according to a new study.