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  1. Sheffield physiotherapist set for South African adventure after receiving top awardRead the original story

    57 min ago | Sheffield Telegraph

    ... spend two weeks in South Africa, observing clinical practice and seeing how surgeons operate on trauma and elective surgery. They will look at how surgery and physiotherapy helps restore function in the upper limb and formulate ideas for future ...


  2. Krikor Erzingatsian conferred an Honourary Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons in IrelandRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Groong

    In recognition of his great contribution to surgery Professor Krikor Erzingatsian was conferred an Honourary Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, the highest honour this College has to offer. Great philanthropist Professor Erzingatsian has devoted his life to improving healthcare, to the education, training and mentoring of surgeons of East, Central and Southern Africa.


  3. Reconstructive neobladder surgery an option to using a bag for many cancer patientsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago |

    ... that many providers don't want to do or aren't well-trained to do," Parra said. "It isn't just about performing the surgery but about taking care of the patient both before and after. It's a lifetime of follow-up. With any kind of reconstruction, ...


  4. Community 'misled' over thoracic surgeon for Wollongong HospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Illawarra Mercury

    There's a call for the NSW Health Minister to ''honour her promise'' to secure a thoracic surgeon for Wollongong Hospital. Illawarra Thoracic Committee chairwoman Fay Campbell said she will not stop fighting for thoracic surgery to be available at Wollongong's public hospital.


  5. Trusted LASIK Surgeons Offers Newly Updated Site to Those Considering LASIK and Cataract SurgeryRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | GlobeNewswire

    ... a directory and profiles of trusted cataract, refractive and LASIK surgeons in local area. There are risks to surgery and a review of the surgeons listed helps patients make the best choice for treatment. Mature individuals often experience vision ...


  6. Study Confirms 'Ideal' Ratio for Natural-Looking Breast AugmentationRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | OnlinePRNews

    Breast augmentation specialists in Denver at The Center for Cosmetic Surgery, who focus on natural-looking results at their practice, use ratio with patients. Online PR News 24-July-2016 Denver, Colorado Plastic surgeons at The Center for Cosmetic Surgery , who specialize in breast augmentation at their Denver and Golden, Colorado practices, say a newly published study identifies a surgical planning principle that leads to consistently "ideal" breast enhancement results.


  7. Donations flooding in as Elyse Johnson battles for her lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The New Zealand Herald

    ... she was still brainstorming ideas for other fundraisers to raise the $400,000 needed to get Elyse to Australia for surgery." DIPG tumours are a no-go for all surgeons and he [Teo] has gone where no surgeon has gone before and removed tumours and ...


  8. Surgeon Mark Harris performing UroLift surgery at Nuffield Health Wessex Hospital in Chandlers FordRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Echo

    ... restricted to medication - which can often be temporary and lead to side-effects such as sexual dysfunction - or surgery to cut away prostate tissue and open the blocked urethra. But the operation can lead to up to six weeks off work and permanent ...


  9. NEA Baptist Hospital announces new surgeonRead the original story

    Friday Jul 22 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    JONESBORO, AR - Ahmed Halal, MD will join the NEA Baptist cardiovascular and thoracic surgery team. According to a news release from the hospital, Doctor Halal provides patients with a variety of surgical treatment options for both the heart and lungs.


  10. Kiwis help toddler battling for her lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The New Zealand Herald

    ... with brain tumours. The Taupo family need to raise close to $400,000 to get Elyse to Australia and to undergo the surgery. "That sum may sound large or even unattainable but not when we have a large group of caring, loving Kiwis (and anyone else ...


  11. Hernia surgery gets the 360-degree interactive treatmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Gizmag

    The 360 panoramic view lets viewers see how the staff and surgeon move around the operating room.. View gallery In 1955 an estimated six to nine million people in the US watched the live broadcast of open heart surgery on a child with a heart malformation.


  12. Changes in volume of patients in trauma centers can influence patient outcomesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Medical News

    University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine researchers have demonstrated for the first time that changes over time in the volume of patients seen by trauma centers influence the likelihood of seriously injured patients living or dying. The findings, reported online and scheduled for an upcoming issue of the journal Annals of Surgery , mean that changes in patient volume across all affected centers should be considered when designating a new trauma center in a region.


  13. Orbis Unveils Redesigned Flying Eye HospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Vision Monday

    ... hospital in the world that is U.S. accredited by the American Association for Accreditation of Ambulatory Surgery Facilities International (AAAASFI). In September, the Flying Eye Hospital will touch down in Asia to conduct its inaugural program in ...


  14. Nanticoke Physician Network to Host Bariatric...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Cape Gazette

    Nanticoke Weight Loss & General Surgery hosts bariatric support groups the first Tuesday of each month from 5:30 pm to 6:30 pm and the fourth Monday of each month from 6 to 7 pm in the Medical Staff Conference Room at Nanticoke Memorial Hospital. This free support group is designed to provide education and support to patients before and after their bariatric weight loss surgery and is open to the public.


  15. Introducing The Rajasinghe Vascular Research and Education Foundation in Collier County, FloridaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | PR Log

    ... Vascular Research And Education Foundation, Inc is led by Dr. Hiranya Rajasinghe, M.D, an American Board of Surgery Certified vascular and endovascular surgeon. He specializes in the comprehensive care of vascular disease with an interest in aortic ...


  16. Man saved after transplant heart 'kept alive' for eight hours in a boxRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 |

    ... heart to be kept healthy outside the body prior to being transplanted. Nicholas Egan, 61, of St Helens, underwent surgery at Wythenshawe Hospital using the technology earlier this year after being diagnosed with rare heart disease arrhythmogenic ...


  17. Aesthetic Surgery Center to Host Botox PartyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | PRWeb

    On Thursday, August 11, 2016, Dr. Agarwal, Dr. Maloney and Dr. Gill of the Aesthetic Surgery Center will be throwing a Botox Cosmetic party at their practice in Naples, FL, for people interested in diminishing the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles. The practice is also offering 20% off all injectable products, skin care products, and spa services.


  18. Health Beat: Saving knees with allograftRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | WFMZ-TV Allentown

    ... years. The closer she gets to 50, the better her chances of being considered a good candidate for knee replacement surgery. This procedure is only for patients with certain types of knee arthritis that is relatively well localized to a specific area ...


  19. Loss of independence post-surgery linked to poor outcomesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Fox News

    For surgery patients over age 65, losing function or mobility or needing more care after surgery is linked to a higher risk of being readmitted to the hospital or dying, according to a new study. Almost 60 percent of patients lose at least some of their independence after surgery, said lead author Dr. Julia R. Berian of the American College of Surgeons in Chicago, Illinois.


  20. Healing broken heartsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... about making a difference in these patients' lives," said Nelson, an assistant professor of pediatrics and surgery at the UNC School of Medicine. When Nelson was in medical school, she recalls many people trying to dissuade her from going into ...