Latest Pediatric surgery Stories

2014-06-30 23:06:48

In addition to awards for best presentations, the American Pediatric Surgical Association honored Bradly M. Rodgers, MD, University of Virginia Medical Center and APSA President 2003-2004, with the inaugural Robert E. Gross Award for Excellence in Pediatric Research and Achievement. Deerfield, IL (PRWEB) June 30, 2014 In addition to the annual awards for outstanding presentations, this year the American Pediatric Surgical Association (APSA) presented the inaugural Robert E. Gross Award...

2014-06-18 08:29:07

-- Smaller-Sized Stapler Gives Pediatric Surgeons the Size They Have Been Waiting for -- REDWOOD CITY, Calif., June 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cardica, Inc. (Nasdaq: CRDC) today announced that its MicroCutter XCHANGE(® )30, the world's first and only five-millimeter surgical stapler that articulates to 80 degrees, was featured as part of the Endosurgical Simulation Course at the 45(th) Annual Meeting of the American Pediatric Surgical Association (APSA) in Phoenix, Arizona. "I am...

2014-02-13 12:27:25

First 5mm classic stapler answers surgeons' calls for 'right-sized' instruments for use in pediatric surgery, other delicate procedures BOULDER, Colo., Feb. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- JustRight Surgical, a micro-laparoscopic medical device company devoted to miniaturizing surgical instrumentation, has received 510 (k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its JustRight(TM) 5mm Stapler. The stapler, the smallest classic stapler on the market, will be used by surgeons in...

2014-01-29 08:29:49

HOUSTON, Jan. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Department of Surgery at Texas Children's Hospital is excited to announce the 2014 Surgical Seed Grant Award recipients. These grants, of up to $50,000 per project, will allow surgery researchers to generate the preliminary data necessary for National Institutes of Health (NIH) grant applications and other extramural funding. For more information please visit: Established in 2011, these awards were designed primarily to support...

2014-01-28 08:29:58

Top Masters in Healthcare Administration announces the publication of an article that lists 20 of the most innovative pediatric surgeons alive today. CHICAGO, Jan. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Twenty of the world's most renowned pediatric surgeons are featured in a new web article published by Top Master's in Healthcare Administration. "20 Most Innovative Pediatric Surgeons Alive Today" profiles the career achievements of 20 medical doctors who are saving and improving the lives of children...

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