Latest American College of Surgeons Stories

2009-11-12 11:52:02

New study in Journal of the American College of Surgeons finds racial disparities in screening and treatment for several cancers.

2009-11-10 15:20:00

ROSEMONT, Ill., Nov. 10 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Before news of the November 5, Fort Hood shootings reached the public, oral and maxillofacial surgeons Major Mark E. Ranschaert, DMD and Major Joseph Dylan Bowles, DDS were in Fort Hood's Carl R.

2009-11-04 12:00:00

WASHINGTON, Nov. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Twenty surgical organizations, led by the American College of Surgeons, sent a letter to the U.S. Senate today stating they are prepared to oppose the Senate's health care reform bill because it will threaten patient access and harm quality.

2009-11-04 09:01:46

A surgeon at Children’s National Medical Center and his colleagues from New York University have found laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding (Lap band) to improve the health of morbidly obese adolescents.

2009-10-15 11:15:00

National Trauma Databank researchers find elderly patients more vulnerable to problems CHICAGO, Oct.

2009-10-14 17:45:00

CHICAGO and PALO ALTO, Calif., Oct. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- PEAK Surgical, Inc.

2009-10-10 08:25:50

New study in Journal of the American College of Surgeons finds geography, education and economic status affect treatment for early invasive breast cancer.

2009-10-10 08:20:25

New study in Journal of American College of Surgeons finds new model can provide more efficient emergency care.

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  • Easily ashamed, having a strong sense of shame; modest; chaste.
  • Of or pertaining to the external organs of generation.
The word 'pudic' comes from French pudique, from Latin pudīcus, from pudet ("it shames"). (Wiktionary)