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Surgeon Addresses New Mammogram Recommendations

September 16, 2010 6:26 am Videos Comments

In 2009, the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force changed the recommendations for screening mammograms. Stephanie Moline, MD, FACS, a breast surgical oncologist at Cancer Care Northwest in Spokane, WA, weighs in.

Growing Pea Plant Removed From Man's Lung

September 9, 2010 5:39 am Videos Comments

It was not the diagnosis Ron Sveden was expecting. He had prepared himself to hear the words cancer and tumor. Instead, doctors told him he had a pea plant growing inside him. Sveden had been sick for months. He was already fighting emphysema, and when his health took a turn for the worse on Memorial Day, his wife called 911.

Medical-Grade Wireless Video Technology

September 2, 2010 6:00 am Videos Comments

The modern OR just went wireless, with NDSsi's unique ZeroWire® technology. Delivering full high-definition surgical video in real time with less than 1-frame latency, ZeroWire eliminates video cables and wires, making the surgical environment safer and more efficient.


Universal Drain Set For Laparoscopic Surgery

September 2, 2010 5:50 am Videos Comments

The DrainTow® facilitates laparoscopic drain placement while holding pneumo-peritoneum. Ease and choice of drains encourages routine use for improving outcomes. To learn more call (800) 228-1186 or visit www.

Surgical Techniques for Use with the Arthrex 2 mm TRIM-IT Drill Pin

September 2, 2010 5:34 am Videos Comments

Instructions and techniques on how to perform bunion repair and proximal interphalangeal resections using the Arthrex 2 mm drill pin.

First Metatarsal Phalangeal Joint (MTP) Arthrodesis Animation

September 2, 2010 5:13 am Videos Comments

First metatarsal phalangeal joint (MTP) arthrodesis is a commonly performed procedure for the treatment of hallux rigidus, severe and recurrent bunion deformities, rheumatoid arthritis and other less common disorders of the joint.

da Vinci Surgical System: Surgery On A Grape

September 2, 2010 4:59 am | Intuitive Surgical, Inc. Videos Comments

da Vinci Surgical System: Surgery On A Grape For surgeons, da Vinci's benefits include better vision, more precision and more control due to the system's magnification and 3D capabilities, elimination of tremors and multiple degrees and directions of movement.


SAD/DCR Shoulder Surgery

August 26, 2010 5:28 am Videos Comments

  A short video of a SAD/DCR shoulder surgery performed by Dr.

Burn Victim Gets 2 New Hands In 18-hour Surgery

August 26, 2010 5:25 am Videos Comments

  ( AP) Doctors at a Louisville hospital performed a rare double hand transplant on a burn victim. It's only the third time this type of operation has taken place in the U.S. Surgeons even tweeted about the operation before, during and after it took place.

Teaching Laproscopic Techniques To Mongolian Doctors

August 26, 2010 5:19 am Videos Comments

    A team of medical volunteers, mostly from Utah, is preparing for a trek to one of the most remote countries in the world. It's an annual effort doing what many experts think is a bad idea: teaching an advanced form of surgery in a primitive economy.

Our Future Is In The Hands Of Robots

August 19, 2010 7:24 am Videos Comments

In a segment called "Our Future Is Already in the Hands of Robots", Dr. Samadi, a specialist in laparoscopic robotic radical prostatectomy at Mount Sinai School of Medicine, demonstrated a real-time prostate removal on camera. He performs the procedures with a few tiny incisions, through which the operating tools are inserted.

Muscle-Sparing Hip Replacement Surgery

August 19, 2010 7:12 am Videos Comments

Muscle sparing hip replacement surgery is a new, less invasive, surgical method that allows Community Hospital hip specialist, Dr. Paul Maitino, to replace hip joints and return patients to their regular activities faster than ever before. This surgery uses a single 3-5 inch incision in the front of the hip instead of the reguar posterior location.

Robotic Pyelolithotomy

August 19, 2010 7:12 am Videos Comments


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