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Breast implants are medical devices that are used to augment breast size or to reconstruct the breast following mastectomy or to correct a congenital abnormality. Breast implants consist of a silico...
Commentary on a study comparing early vs delayed laparoscopic surgery for the management of acute cholecystitis, published in the British Journal of Surgery. Medscape General Surgery
Three months after robotic or conventional surgery, there was no difference in urinary or sexual function or complications of surgery.
Overview Early stage salivary gland cancers are small, localized, and highly curable when treated with surgery and/or radiation therapy. Early stage disease includes stage I, II, and most stage III ca...
NEW ORLEANS — At the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery meeting, Nathan M. Radcliffe, MD, reflects on Glaucoma Day and discusses the early use of selective laser trabeculoplasty to ...
PHILADELPHIA — Early Descemet’s stripping endothelial keratoplasty significantly improved visual acuity in eyes that developed pseudophakic bullous keratopathy after cataract surgery, according to...
Gecko Biomedical (France) has raised €22.5M to get its innovate biopolymers to surgery rooms, and caught the eye of the biggest French Biotech investor, Sofinnova. Gecko has a hot piece of MedTech ...
(MedPage Today) -- Risk higher for noncardiac surgery patients, observational data says
Early detection of surgical site infection (SSI) following spinal surgery would allow for prompt treatment and would improve overall outcome, yet early diagnosis is a challenge. Computed tomography (C...
Chronic headaches following concussion are debilitating and difficult to treat. Commonly employed initial therapeutic modalities include pharmacologic, physical, and psychological interventions. Despi...
This study investigated the association between spatiotemporal cartilage-subchondral bone plate alterations and mechanical load during ambulation in an experimental rat model of destabilized medial me...
This study aimed to examine changes in the inflammatory response in early hypertrophic- compared to normal wound healing. The immune system is thought to be involved in hypertrophic scar formation. Ho...
Post-craniotomy seizure (PCS) is reported only rarely. However, our department noted a 433% increase in PCS for a year beginning September 2010, especially after cerebrovascular surgery. Our goal was ...