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Infant receives first bloodless liver transplant
... infant aged 7 months was the first recipient of a bloodless
liver transplant in Los Angeles, the United States of America. The seven month old, Aiden Michael Rush, whose parents are Jehovah’s Witnesses are prohibited by their religion to receive transfusions. The boy received 20% of his mother’s liver during ...
Endoscopic Thyroidectomy Helps In Removing Thyroid Cysts
... Ramana hoped that once people come to know of the bloodless
surgery it would catch on. "Thyroid swellings, known as goitres, are a major healthcare issue in India, especially the sub-Himalayan belt of the states, stretching 2,400 km from Kashmir to the Naga Hills in the east. "Considering that a large numb...
Prostate Cancer Can Be Treated By Application Of LASER Technology
...hat with its new KTP laser, surgery would become a bloodless
procedure and patients could go home within 24 hours. Earlier, patients had to stay at least five days in hospital and faced several complications. S.K. Sama, chairman of the hospital board, said with the adoption of KTP laser technology to remove b...
A Royal Flush And A White Elephant
...dra, who has been heading the government since his bloodless
coup last year went on a three week long unofficial tour of the countries eastern districts, which has costed the cash strapped government dearly. The kings make shift bathroom alone costed over Nepalese Rs. 200.000 The kings of other countries lea...
Blood-Less Surgeries Being Now Offered In Hospitals
...of hospitals that are following the programme// of bloodless
medicine around the country. This option was onc...uipment and changes in protocols. Many states have bloodless
surgery centres or hospitals that perform no-transfusion surgery for Jehovah's Witnesses, who believ...
Blood Safety, Supply, and Innovations Addressed at Conference
...tion among existing and future blood conservation, bloodless
medicine and surgery programs as well as enhance the clinical and scientific aspects of transfusion practice. Source-Newswise...
Safer Method for Large-Scale Malaria Screening Developed
... and vaccine efficacy could therefore adopt such a bloodless
method, while maintaining high sensitivity for clinically significant infections,” said Sungano Mharakurwa, PhD, lead author of the study and a researcher with the Malaria Research Institute in Macha. Source-Newswise SRM...
Now Kidney Stones can Be Healed With Low-cost Laser Technology
...ital in Kolkata promised to remove the stone in a bloodless
laser-aided operation at less than half the fee qu... open surgery method. The operation was absolutely bloodless
and the patient was cured without any post-operative complications. "With the induction of the las...