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Treating wounds without stitches
...ents attending the emergency room. //Doing without stitches
is a less painful approach to dealing with cuts to...onspicuous all the wounds then were. Doing without stitches
could save time, money and patient discomfort. <b...
British Grandmother has timely bypass surgery in India
...a week in a hotel so that I was nearby for when my stitches
were cut." Mavis, a retired wages clerk, thinks that it is wrong for people to have to go so far as India for treatment. "From my experience I think the NHS is good in emergencies," she said. "But if you have to go on a waiting list, you can wait fo...
'Girlie' Needle And Thread help Japanese Men to De-Stress
...o not consider themselves experts in sewing, their stitches
are not aligned, fine seams are nowhere to be seen, but their works are creative. "We decided that we don't have to be perfect," said 42-year-old sewing club leader, Shoichi Ishizawa, a fashion designer. "We can make a moving salamander toy, but we...
Women Got Rid Off Incontinence After The Prolapse Surgery
...e this to one in every 20 women by adding the four stitches
of the Burch procedure,” said principal investigator Linda Brubaker, MD, a pelvic medicine specialist at Loyola University Health System, Maywood, Ill. In one form of prolapse surgery, called sacrocolpopexy, the vagina is replaced into the pelvis t...
Two-In One Approach To Prevent Incontinence After Prolapse Surgery
...ndition was reduced to 1 in 20 by addition of four stitches
of the Burch procedure. As the urinary sphincter is secured, movement is restricted and hence the risk of incontinence is greatly reduced. This new surgical procedure is believed to benefit nearly 1 in 11 women who would need some form of surgical ...
Private Nursing Home in Madhya Pradesh Fined For Negligence
...n his complaint to the forum. While some of the stitches
were taken off after 12 days of the operation, the patient was told that the rest of the stitches
would be taken off later. But Soni alleged that the nurse took off the stitches
the next day, which ...
Appearance Of Facial Scars Improved By Botulinum Toxin
...e the final appearance of the scar include special stitches
that pull the wound together and local flaps that bring additional skin into the wound bed. Injections of botulinum toxin in a wound differ in that they deter the muscle tension in the first place, says Clark Otley, M.D., study co-investigator and ch...
Schwarzenegger Undergoes Surgery for Broken Leg
...ts. In January a motorcycle accident caused him 15 stitches
to his lip. In 1997 he underwent heart surgery. Source-IANS...
Surgery Can Improve Vision for People With Drooping Eyelids
...ncision is closed using a technique that hides the stitches
to the extent possible. In lower eyelid surgery, the incision is made just below the lashes in the skin’s natural crease. Blepharoplasty generally takes one to three hours and is usually done on an outpatient basis. Whether you undergo surgery to ...
External Affairs Minister Taken to Army Hospital in Delhi
...spital here Sunday noon.Mukherjee, who received 15 stitches
on the head in a West Bengal hospital, reached the army hospital in south Delhi at around 12.40 p.m. and was wheeled in immediately. The army will be issuing a statement on his health condition later, hospital officials said. The 72-year-old Congre...
Jordan Opts to Go for Vaginoplasty Surgery
...nsidering, but I'll probably get a couple of extra stitches
put in while they're down there!' she added. The 29-year-old beauty, who is married to singer Peter Andre, also revealed that she is having difficulty cleaning up her pubic hair with her huge baby bump in the way....
Nurse Has Miraculous Escape as Window is Blown Off an Air Ambulance
...ogg was rushed to the hospital, where he needed 13 stitches
in his head. Fogg has worked for the Ada-Boi air ambulance service for 24 years, which his father owns. The next day he was back at work. "It was pretty scary, I'll tell you that," Fogg said....