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ROYAL OAK, Mich., March 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Doctors at Beaumont Hospital, Troy have performed Michigan's first minimally invasive robotic procedure to correct atrial fibrillation, a prevalent and growing heart rhythm disorder.
Millions of Americans, or 10 percent of the population, suffers from daily heartburn or other symptoms of reflux such as regurgitation, chronic cough, hoarseness and dental erosions.
Minimally Invasive Hysterectomy at 21 Years: Thomas L.
MINNEAPOLIS, Sept. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Incisive Surgical, Inc. today announced that the U.S.
LANDOVER, Md., April 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Ethicon Endo-Surgery, Inc. (EES) today announced several of the company's novel devices are featured in 12 studies being presented at the 2010 Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES) Annual Meeting.
SKILLMAN, N.J., March 31 /PRNewswire/ -- ConvaTec, a world-leading developer and marketer of innovative medical technologies for community and hospital care, announced today the launch of AQUACELÂ® Ag SURGICAL cover dressings, now available in the U.S., for the post-operative care of surgical incisions.
Researchers will present the latest advances in a technology that continues to change the face of gastroenterology and surgery, known as Natural Orifice Translumenal Endoscopic Surgery
CYPRESS, Calif., Nov.
LOS ANGELES, Oct. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- New surgical techniques have dramatically improved the aesthetic results of mastectomy without sacrificing outcomes.
By ROB STEIN By Rob Stein Washington Post When Albert Pagliuca got gallstones, his surgeon offered to remove his gallbladder with a new operation designed to hurt less, get him back to work more quickly and leave no visible scars.
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....