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Lexi-Comp ONLINE™ for Oral Surgery

... Oral surgery specialists can now access comprehensive ... released Lexi-Comp® ONLINE™ for Oral surgery , a customized Internet-based resource designed for oral surgery specialists. This robust reference provides the ...

Surgery, 'Sham' Equal in Treating Compression Fracture Pain

... suggest that vertebroplasty, a widely used surgery to help heal compression fractures, is no better than "sham" surgery when it comes to relieving pain and improving ... also worry that there may be a downside, with the surgery putting patients at higher risk for future ...

PEAK Surgical Introduces PEAK PlasmaBlade(TM) TnA

... Director of Minimally Invasive Head & Neck surgery at SENTA clinic in San Diego. "The PlasmaBlade ... tissue. The PlasmaBlade is part of the PEAK(R) surgery System, which also includes the PULSAR((R)) ... control bleeding. In the United States, the PEAK surgery System is cleared for use in general, plastic and ...

Mobile Surgery International Assembles Team of Nationally Recognized Orthopedic Surgeons

... AVENTURA, Fla., Aug. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Mobile surgery International (MSI) has assembled a core team of ... trauma. He is the former co-chief of hand surgery at the University of Miami. ... has over 20 years experience in arthroscopic knee surgery and total knee replacement. He received surgical ...

CryoLife Receives CE Mark Approval for BioFoam(R) Hemostatic Technology

... for the use of BioFoam in organ resection surgery and look forward to continuing our development ... browplasty (brow lift) in reconstructive plastic surgery and is distributed by a third party for this ... much of the U.S. for use in cardiac and vascular surgery and in the European Community and Canada for ...

Atlanta Cosmetic Plastic Surgeon Thomas Lintner, MD Renewing Bodies and Spirits for New Moms with a Mommy Makeover

... us and see what’s needed, and then plan surgery based on that.” Although having ... bodies re-adapt so they don’t need as much surgery as they would if they came in right away.” ... Dr. Lintner’s Atlanta plastic cosmetic surgery practice, typically opt for one or more of four ...

Tennessee's New Life Center for Bariatric Surgery Launches Comprehensive Website Reaching out to Sufferers of Morbid Obesity

... Life Center, a Knoxville, Tennessee bariatric surgery facility, is announcing the launch of a ... video, step-by-step guides to the weight loss surgery process, and the latest tools of the web, the new ... Surgery, a Knoxville, Tennessee weight loss surgery practice, offers one of the most comprehensive ...

ATS Medical Announces Second Quarter 2009 Results

... and marketer of state-of-the-art cardiac surgery products and services, today reported financial ... dedicated to "Advancing The Standards" of cardiac surgery through the development, manufacturing and ... heart disease. ATS Medical serves the cardiac surgery community by focusing on two distinct but ...

Compirion and Anderson Surgery Center Reduce OR Inefficiencies and Improve Finances

... of bad economic times, Anderson Hospital's surgery Center is thriving, thanks to the devoted ... of their operating rooms , Anderson Hospital's surgery Center has seen Volume Hours increase 8.5% over ... they were doing everything possible to make the surgery Center attractive to area surgeons and to ...

Neck surgery for cervical spine disorders found to alleviate associated headaches

... 2009 issue of the Journal of Bone and Joint surgery (JBJS) finds that two years after anterior ... associated with neck pain and dysfunction, surgery for the neck problem can significantly improve ... and the effectiveness of anterior cervical surgery ...

Neck Surgery for Cervical Spine Disorders Found to Alleviate Associated Headaches

... after anterior cervical reconstructive surgery ROSEMONT, Ill., Aug. 3 ... 2009 issue of The Journal of Bone and Joint surgery (JBJS) finds that two years after anterior ... associated with neck pain and dysfunction, surgery for the neck problem can significantly improve ...

How Do Our Attitudes About Beauty Change As We Age?

... New Survey from the Two Leading Plastic surgery Societies Reveals Surprising Answers ... certified by The American Board of Plastic surgery or The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons ... American Society for Aesthetic Plastic surgery (ASAPS) is the only ...

New Surgical Device Revolutionizes Face Lifts, Abdominoplasty and Breast Reduction Surgery Promising Patients Quicker Recovery Time, Less Pain and Fewer Bruises

... and Reconstructive Surgery, promises plastic surgery patients quicker recovery time, less ... commonly used techniques in traditional plastic surgery practice in the New Jersey area and across the US ... tuck (abdominoplasty), and breast reduction surgery (reduction mammaplasty) each year. And while the ...

Men Around the World Seek Cosmetic Surgery

... England, Aug. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Cosmetic surgery Guru reveals that men around the world are turning to cosmetic surgery in increasing numbers, driven by the recent ... over "moobs" ("man boobs".) Male cosmetic surgery rates are not only growing in America, the UK and ...

Benefits from upper airway surgery for sleep apnea found to equal CPAP

... be considered candidates for reconstructive surgery on the upper airway, because it holds the same ... 2009 edition of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck surgery . Continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) ... patients, those treated through upper airway surgery experienced the same level of long-term ...

Plastic Surgeons Stay Busy in Recession

... Dr. Seth Thaller, professor and chief of plastic surgery at the University of Miami Miller School of ... competition is younger, and she's getting plastic surgery to be more competitive in the market." ... added Schechter, who is an assistant professor of surgery and chief of ...

Atlantic Plastic Surgery Center Selects Artefill to Meet Growing Patient Demand for a Longer Lasting Dermal Filler

... and Mark Ballentyne, M.D. at Atlantic Plastic surgery Center have selected Artefill, the first ... for the dermatology, plastic and cosmetic surgery markets, markets and manufactures Artefill. The ... . About Atlantic Plastic surgery Center : Atlantic ...

Cancer treatment controls macular edema related to diabetes and to cataract surgery

... study describes methods that could make cataract surgery safer for diabetic retinopathy (DR) patients. DR ... Controls Cystoid Macular Edema after Cataract surgery DR damages the light-sensitive retina at the ... use of bevacizumab in patients with post-cataract surgery cystoid macular edema (CME) who had not responded ...

Plastic Surgery Technique Might Ease Migraines

... a month for close to a decade until she had surgery to "disarm" various nerves that were apparently ... the August issue of Plastic and Reconstructive surgery . "The theory here is that there are sites ... He was not involved in the new study. Using surgery to correct migraine is a relatively new idea. ...

State Report Ranks LIJ as New York's Best for Heart Bypass Surgery, North Shore University Hospital Tops for Emergency Angioplasty Survival

... percent for coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) surgery during that three-year period, the lowest in the ... Alan Hartman, M.D., chairman of cardiothoracic surgery at North Shore University Hospital and LIJ, were ... better, according to the state's Adult Cardiac surgery Report. A separate DOH report released at ...

CryoLife Reports Record Quarterly Revenues of $28.2 Million

... opportunities to expand our cardiac and vascular surgery portfolios." 2009 Financial ... browplasty (brow lift) in reconstructive plastic surgery and is distributed by a third party for this ... much of the U.S. for use in cardiac and vascular surgery and in the European Community and Canada for ...

Penile Prosthesis Surgery Infection Rates Reduced With The No-Touch Technique By Dr. J. Francois Eid of Advanced Urological Care

... "No-Touch" penile prosthesis surgery technique after years of testing. This technique ... potential complications of penile prosthesis surgery . An infected penile prosthesis must be ... penile perforation that often requires additional surgery in the future. This is very traumatic for the ...

Study Finds Weight-Loss Surgery Safer Than Thought

... News) -- For those considering bariatric surgery to combat significant obesity, a new study ... The study, which looked at both gastric bypass surgery and laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding ... adverse outcome was 4.3 percent. "Bariatric surgery is safe," said study co-author Dr. Bruce Wolfe, a ...

NuVasive to Present at the BMO Capital Markets 9th Annual Focus on Healthcare Conference

... minimize soft tissue disruption during spine surgery with maximum visualization and safe, easy ... fusion enhancers. MAS significantly reduces surgery time and returns patients to activities of daily ... conventional approaches. Having redefined spine surgery with the MAS platform's lateral approach, known ...

Consumer Alert: Minimally Invasive Cosmetic Procedures Should Not Be Taken Lightly

... soft tissue (skin) fillers, and cutaneous laser surgery which includes the removal of tattoos, unwanted ... and the American Society for Dermatologic surgery offer members high-quality, accredited ... procedure will be performed and if office-based surgery is an option. "A fully equipped ...

Less Common Procedures, Less Common Than Thought

... -- The American Academy of Cosmetic surgery announces the results of its 2009 Less Common ... asked to report what kind of less common cosmetic surgery procedure they had performed, the most common ... important questions to ask before having cosmetic surgery can be found on the AACS website, at ...

HCA Reports Second Quarter 2009 Results

... HCA operated 163 hospitals and 105 freestanding surgery centers (including eight hospitals and eight freestanding surgery centers operated through equity method joint ... 2,900,100 5,956,400 5,930,900 Inpatient surgery Cases 124,400 125,000 247,000 ...

Ethicon Endo-Surgery Holds Metabolic Surgery Scientific Forum Featuring Research By Top Scientists

... American Society for Metabolic & Bariatric surgery (ASMBS) where four leading researchers shared ... biochemical and endocrine effects of metabolic surgery is shaping research, treatment and health care ... biology, mechanisms, and science behind metabolic surgery was Philip Schauer*, MD, Director of the ...

Heart Surgeon Shortage Predicted

... to the report. In 2007, 33 percent of thoracic surgery fellowship positions went unfilled, the ... said that residents in training in cardiothoracic surgery were having difficulty finding employment after completing five years of general surgery training and two years of a ...

Houston Northwest Medical Center's Bariatric Program Rated Top 15% in the Nation by HealthGrades

... the top 15% of hospitals nationwide for Bariatric surgery in 2009/2010. HealthGrades today released The HealthGrades Fourth Annual Bariatric surgery Trends in American Hospitals Study, which ... that wide gaps in patient outcomes for bariatric surgery exist. If all hospitals performed at the level ...

ATS Medical to Participate at Upcoming Investor Conferences

... and marketer of state-of-the-art cardiac surgery products, announced today that it will ... dedicated to "Advancing The Standards" of cardiac surgery through the development, manufacturing and ... heart disease. ATS Medical serves the cardiac surgery community by focusing on two distinct but ...

Ten Secrets for Getting High Quality Plastic Surgery at More Affordable Prices

... and with a vastly changed economy, plastic surgery is now commonly affordable for the middle ... pointers to help turn you into a savvy plastic surgery customer. The complete version of this article an ... if you can get a better fee. 2. Plastic surgery is seasonal. September and December are ...

Fort Lauderdale Plastic Surgery Practice and Dr. Robert Rothfield Reaching Out to Patients with Expansive New Website

... Dr. Robert Rothfield at Weston Plastic surgery is providing a new virtual doorway into his Fort Lauderdale-area cosmetic plastic surgery practice, reaching out to patients in a new way ... by the American Society of Aesthetic Plastic surgery indicated a 162 percent jump in surgical and ...

Huntsville, Alabama Plastic Surgeon David L. Durst, MD Comments on Silicone Breast Implants after Nearly 3 Years on the Open Market

... of a Huntsville, Alabama cosmetic plastic surgery practice. During the moratorium on silicone ... since 1987, and is co-founder of the Cosmetic surgery Center of Huntsville, a facility certified by the ... Association for Accreditation of Ambulatory surgery Facilities. The AAAASF if the leading ...

Financing Available for Healthcare Equipment from DRE Medical Equipment

... and surgical equipment supplier, is helping surgery centers and healthcare facilities acquire ... -- With the economic recession still raging, many surgery centers and medical facilities are relying on ... including anesthesia machines , ventilators, surgery lights , electrosurgical generators and vital ...

Study: Bariatric surgery patients have 67 percent lower chance of complications at top hospitals

... 2009) The HealthGrades Fourth Annual Bariatric surgery Trends in American Hospitals Study released today ... organization, evaluated the quality of bariatric surgery in hospitals across 19 states that provide ... . As other studies have found, high bariatric surgery volumes correlated with better inhospital ...

Los Angeles Surgeon Dr. Rezaian - Pioneers Cutting Edge Laser Back Surgery (laserbacksurgery.com)

... a method of minimally invasive laser back surgery to treat herniated discs in the spine. Anyone ... throughout the arms and legs. Without spinal surgery , a herniated disc can rupture and cause irreversible paralysis. Traditional spinal surgery for herniated discs has proven to be an ...

Southern California Surgical Center (heart411.com) Specializes in Mitral Valve Replacement

... /PRNewswire/ -- The California Cardiothoracic surgery Center specializes in cardiothoracic surgery including mitral valve replacement. Fatigue ... for mitral valve replacement - an open heart surgery that hundreds of thousands of Americans must ...

Men Who Have Prostate Cancer Surgery Do Well

... has good news for men who have prostate cancer surgery but leaves unanswered the complicated question of ... Peter T. Scardino, chairman of the department of surgery at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, and a ... so that therapy is needed." Prostate cancer surgery is not free of problems, Stephenson said. Its ...

Radiation Plus Chemo a Good Option in Lung Cancer

... surgery alone not linked to improved survival in ... new study has found. Stage 3A is declared when surgery cannot cure the disease because it has spread to ... chemotherapy plus radiotherapy followed by surgery with 194 patients who underwent chemotherapy plus ...
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