Latest American College of Surgeons Stories

2012-03-08 01:06:00

Researchers at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center have demonstrated that cancer of the appendix is different than colon cancer, a distinction that could lead to more effective treatments for both diseases.

2012-01-23 22:05:19

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 surgical site infections.

2012-01-19 08:00:00

Board-certified Plastic Surgeons A. Dean Jabs, MD and Franklin D.

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.

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  • An imitative word; an onomatopoetic word.
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