Latest General surgery Stories
Using portable ultrasound as a first-line imaging study in kids with suspected appendicitis helps reduce emergency room length of stay and reduces the need for CT scans.
Reduces ED Length of Stay, Can Avoid Radiation from CT Scans NEW YORK, Feb.
Speakers Share Lessons Learned from the Asiana Airlines Accident Response CHICAGO, Jan.
The Surgeons of Los Angeles Colon and Rectal Surgical Associates are now using robotic surgical technology in the operative treatment of colon and rectal tumors, and certain benign colorectal
Surgical Leaders and other Medical Experts Discuss Lessons Learned from Asiana Airlines Accident Response CHICAGO, Jan.
Dr. Tamica Evelyn White of Summit Breast Care was inducted into the American College of Surgeons at the 100th Clinical Congress on October 6th, 2013, in Washington, D.C.
Northern Westchester Hospital Designated a Case Observation Center for Advanced Single-Incision Robotic Minimally Invasive Surgery Westchester County, NY (PRWEB)
Mayo Clinic trained surgeon Dr.
Dr. Eric C.
General surgery is a specialty that concentrates on the esophagus, stomach, small bowel, colon, liver, pancreas, gallbladder, bile ducts and the thyroid gland. This specialty also deals with skin, breast, soft tissue and hernia related diseases. General Surgeons have the opportunity to subspecialize in one or more of the following: Trauma Surgery: Trauma surgery is the specialty that performs invasive procedures for physical injuries in an emergency. This subspecialty holds the...
A laparoscopy is an invasive surgical procedure used in abdominal area but is much less invasive than the preceding methods. Small incisions are made in the abdomen or pelvic area in which the camera and tools are introduced to perform the surgery or inspect the area. The method before the laparoscopy involved cutting open the area completely with longer healing time and more complications. Although in the pediatric populations, abscesses have a tendency to form around the incision sites....
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