Technique Might Prevent Some Bladder Removals
Method helps doctors better distinguish cancer types, researcher says,,
MONDAY, March 9 (HealthDay News) -- A new technique that more accurately determines the stage of bladder cancer could help reduce the number of bladder removals, a new study says.
U.S. researchers studied 70 bla...
Pakistani Doctors Behind Bars for Illegal Kidney Removals
Police in the Pakistani city of Lahore have arrested four doctors engaged in the illegally removing human kidneys, officials said Saturday.
The arrests were made Friday night after police apprehended three middlemen and recovered nine men and a woman being held at a heavily guarded house i...
Hopkins transplant surgeons remove healthy kidney through donor's vagina
...ed for a 5-to-6-inch abdominal incision and left only three pea-size scars on her abdomen, one of which is hidden in her navel.
Transvaginal kidney removals
have been done previously to remove cancerous or nonfunctioning kidneys that endanger a patient's health, but not for healthy kidney donation. Becaus...
Sikorsky Aircraft Announces Contract with Boston MedFlight for S-76C++(TM) Helicopter
...rrier filter that provides
superior protection against foreign object damage (FOD) and contamination,
resulting in longer time between overhaul, fewer removals
and lower costs.
Sikorsky Aircraft Corp., based in Stratford, Conn., is a world leader
in helicopter design, manufacture, and service. The company's...
Give the Man in Your Life the Gift of Health
...Mount Sinai Medical Center in New York
City. A urologic surgeon trained in both oncology and laparoscopy, Dr.
Samadi has performed over 1,300 prostate removals
laparoscopy, with a success rate that could not be more positive. A
board-certified urologist and a leader in men's health, Dr. Samadi
Laser Used To Clear Blocked Arteries Preventing Amputation
...r the prevention of limb loss.
Diabetes is a leading cause of lower limb amputation in the U.S accounting for more than half of all foot and leg removals
each year. According to the American Diabetes Association, 82,000 people lose a foot or leg to diabetes annually.
Previously conventional heat-g...
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A green future for scrap iron
...ironmental Science and Engineering. The removal of biological oxygen demand (BOD) rose from 76 to 87 percent. Improvements were also recorded with the removals
of nitrogen (13 to 85 percent), phosphorus (44 to 64 percent), and colors and dyes (52 to 80 percent).
"Before this project," says Ma, "few people ...
'Computer-chemistry' yields new insight into a puzzle of cell division
... cycle, said Rudolph. That biochemical role is for the enzyme to remove the phosphates from two phosphate-bearing amino acids on the protein.
alter electrical charges in a way that allows the protein to pick up other phosphate-containing chemical groups to pass along as part of a molecular b...
Removing egg from nest may help save endangered whooping crane
...ve been established elsewhere.
But Parks Canada prefers that no future egg collections occur in Wood Buffalo National Park due to concerns that egg removals
may reduce the productivity of the whooping crane population and that more generally, human intervention and disturbance should be minimized. Boyce's ...
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