|New device could help minimize scarring in cosmetic surgery|
Added: 23.05.2019 2:20 | 3 views | 0 comments
Researchers have developed a new device that could help minimize scarring during surgery. The device can ascertain the orientation of skin tension lines, which is important for wound-healing post-surgery.
|NFL notebook: Panthers' Newton not throwing, Olsen healthy|
Added: 23.05.2019 1:44 | 13 views | 0 comments
Cam Newton was not cleared to throw as the Carolina Panthers worked out together Wednesday, four months after the quarterback had shoulder surgery.
|Surgery patients: Getting older every year|
Added: 23.05.2019 1:18 | 4 views | 0 comments
A new analysis reveals that people undergoing surgery in England are getting older at a faster rate than the general population.
|Study identifies dog breeds, physical traits that pose highest risk of biting children|
Added: 22.05.2019 22:18 | 13 views | 0 comments
Nearly five million people are bitten by dogs each year in the United States, and children are at a much higher risk than adults. Dog bites can cause significant psychological and physical damage, and bites to the face often require reconstructive surgery to repair injuries ranging from nerve damage to tissue loss. While certain breeds are known to bite more frequently or cause more severe injuries, a new study finds the breed was unknown in about 60 percent of dog bite cases.
|Pain management protocol sends 92 percent of cancer surgery patients home without opioids|
Added: 22.05.2019 22:18 | 11 views | 0 comments
A specialized pain management program for patients who underwent robotic surgery for urologic cancers resulted in just eight percent going home with narcotics after discharge, compared to 100 percent who would have received them without this enhanced recovery protocol.
|Daniel Craig to undergo ankle surgery after 'Bond' on-set injury|
Added: 22.05.2019 22:00 | 13 views | 0 comments
Daniel Craig will need surgery following his recent ankle injury on the set of the upcoming James Bond film.
|Mexico's refugee agency turns to U.N. amid asylum surge, funding cuts|
Added: 22.05.2019 21:06 | 11 views | 0 comments
Buckling under surging asylum applications and the lowest budget in years, Mexico's tiny refugee agency has turned to the United Nations for help opening three new offices across the country starting next month, its director said on Tuesday.
|Mexico aims to slow Central American migrant flows from 2020|
Added: 22.05.2019 18:19 | 1 views | 0 comments
Mexico aims to slow a surge in U.S.-bound Central American migrants from entering its territory from next year once a regional development plan begins taking hold, a senior Mexican official said.
|Weight-loss surgery and risk of pregnancy and birth complications|
Added: 22.05.2019 17:46 | 3 views | 0 comments
Women who have undergone weight-loss surgery appear to be at higher risk of developing complications during pregnancy, and their babies seem more likely to be born prematurely, small for gestational age, have congenital anomalies and be admitted to intensive care, according to the most comprehensive assessment of how bariatric surgery affects pregnancy outcomes.
|Young athletes who require ACL reconstruction may benefit from additional procedure|
Added: 22.05.2019 15:18 | 15 views | 0 comments
An anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) tear, an injury of the knee, can be devastating to a young athlete. While the ACL can be reconstructed through surgery, there is a high risk of re-injury in patients under the age of 25. In the largest clinical trial of its kind, researchers have shown that performing an additional surgical procedure called lateral extra-articular tenodesis (LET) may reduce the risk of ACL re-injury in young athletes.