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Hospital Adoption of Advanced Wound Dressing Leads to Substantial Clinical and Cost Benefits GREENSBORO, N.C., Nov.
A two-year effort to prevent infections in children healing from cardiac surgery reduced sternum infections by 61 percent, a San Antonio researcher announced at the Cardiology 2012 conference Feb. 23 in Orlando, Fla.
Children who undergo surgical repair of complex heart defects have a good prognosis these days. More than 90 percent survive the operation.
JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Aug. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- KLS Martin LP, a medical device company specializing in craniomaxillofacial and sternal fixation, announced today the implantation of the Sternal Talon(R) in the 500th patient.
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