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2012-01-23 22:05:19

Journal of the American College of Surgeons study reports Tennessee collaborative saves more than $2 million and improves quality of care A new study published online today in the Journal of the American College of Surgeons finds hospitals participating in a regional collaborative of the American College of Surgeon's National Surgical Quality Improvement Program (ACS NSQIP®), achieved substantial improvements in surgical outcomes, such as reducing the rates of acute renal failure and...

2012-01-19 08:00:00

Board-certified Plastic Surgeons A. Dean Jabs, MD and Franklin D. Richards, MD are the First in Washington DC Metro Area to Offer the QuickLift Mini Facelift Procedure Washington, D.C. (PRWEB) January 19, 2012 For the first time, women and men in the Washington, DC metro area have access to the QuickLift®, a revolutionary mini facelift procedure that tightens sagging skin along the jaw line and chin, offering natural-looking results without the lengthy recovery and costs associated...

2011-12-09 08:00:00

St. Louis Plastic Surgeon Michelle Koo has launched a new website to showcase her practice for her existing patients and potential new patients in St. Louis, Missouri. Dr. Michelle Koo is a Board Certified plastic surgeon with an exceptional eye for detail and is meticulous about achieving the perfect individualized results for all of her patients. St. Louis, MO (PRWEB) December 09, 2011 St. Louis Plastic Surgeon Dr. Michelle Koo launched her new website to showcase her practice in a new,...

2011-12-07 22:47:59

Hispanics less likely to receive follow-up care according to new study in the Journal of the American College of Surgeons According to the results of a new study published in the Journal of the American College of Surgeons, African-Americans, Hispanics and uninsured patients use fewer post-hospitalization services after traumatic injury, including home health care, skilled nursing care, and rehabilitation. Notably, the authors found African-American patients fell short of post-hospital...

2011-11-15 05:00:00

New Jersey plastic surgeon, Paul M. Parker, MD, created a Consultation Checklist for patients to evaluate the plastic surgeons in NJ in a variety of categories, allowing them to make a well-researched decision about their surgery. Paramus, NJ (PRWEB) November 15, 2011 Choosing the right New Jersey plastic surgeon is the most important factor in the success of your cosmetic plastic surgery, according to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS). To help patients make this critical...


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  • The prevailing range of a vocal or instrumental part, within which most of the tones lie.
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