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The California Podiatric Medical Association salutes the student volunteers of the California School of Podiatric Medicine in their dedicated efforts to provide needed medical specialty care for
Meier Orthopedic Sports Medicine now offering Tenex Health TX procedure Beverly Hills, CA (PRWEB) March 24, 2015 The Tenex Health TX procedure is great
Vionic Group, LLC is deeply saddened to announce the sudden passing of the company's founder, Phillip Vasyli, who died last night at his home in the Bahamas. San
Procedures like those performed by Beverly Hills Physicians, have been shown to dramatically improve a person's life....but by just how much? LOS ANGELES, March 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/
The recommendation for teenagers in the U.S. and abroad to undergo weight loss surgery is rising.
Technology Breakthrough Extends Treatment Period from Three Months to Six Months SAN DIEGO, March 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Obalon Therapeutics, Inc.
Delirium associated with 7.4 additional hospital days and $8,000 more in hospital costs LAS VEGAS, March 24, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A new study presented today at the 2015 Annual Meeting
Men, women have comparable implant survival rates, range of motion and level of improvement LAS VEGAS, March 24, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- While men and women have similar levels
Improved surgical techniques, pain management and rehabilitation procedures expedite recovery LAS VEGAS, March 24, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Thanks to improved surgical, pain management
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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...
Endoluminal capsule monitoring is categorized as a non-invasive medical procedure used in diagnosing and monitoring the progression of abnormalities in the gastrointestinal system. Procedure Once the need is identified to monitor the gastrointestinal system and the patient has a working system, they will ingest a water-tight capsule that contains a miniaturized wireless radio transmitter. Once it is ingested, it sends signals to a radio receiver. The data is then processed and presented...
The esophagogastroduodenoscopy is a medical diagnostic procedure used in internal medicine to view the upper part of the gastrointestinal tract. This non-invasive procedure is used for many complaints and requires little to no time for recovery from the procedure. Reasons for the Procedure Patients present to their physician with physical complaints. For example, a patient may come into the office and say they have been feeling tired and forgetful. Through many tests and evaluations,...
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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