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Common painkiller not effective for chronic pain after traumatic nerve injury
SCIENCE DAILY A new study finds that pregabalin is not effective in controlling the chronic pain that sometimes develops following traumatic nerve injury. The results of the international... 6 hours
Lung cancer patients treated with invasive surgery more likely to become chronic opioid users
NEWS MEDICAL Patients treated with more-invasive surgical techniques for a type of early-stage lung cancer are more likely to become chronic opioid... 9 hours
Lawnmower injuries a persistent source of serious injury and high costs, new study affirms
SCIENCE DAILY In what researchers call an unusually comprehensive analysis of nationwide data, they conclude that the rate of lawnmower injuries persists... 11 hours
New clinical trial evaluates aesthetic results of conservative surgery in breast cancer
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Introducing new EMR system may affect several aspects of clinic workflow
NEWS MEDICAL Implementing an electronic medical records system at an orthopedic clinic may have unanticipated effects on clinic efficiency and productivity - including a temporary increase in labor... 4 days
Despite red flags at surgery centers, overseers award gold seals
ABC NEWS A decade ago, California stopped licensing surgery centers and then gave approval power to private accreditors that are commonly paid by the same centers they inspect. 4 days
Medical News Today: What happens with a pinched nerve in the shoulder?
MNT A pinched nerve in the shoulder, also known as cervical radiculopathy, occurs when something presses against a nerve coming from the neck. This often... 4 days
DePuy Synthes introduces CONCORDE LIFT Expandable Interbody Device at EUROSPINE 2018
NEWS MEDICAL DePuy Synthes, part of the Johnson & Johnson Medical Devices Companies today unveiled the CONCORDE LIFT Expandable Interbody Device to European Surgeons at the EUROSPINE 2018... 5 days
Despite red flags at surgery centers, overseers award gold seals
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The Latest: Official: More possible victims of doctor found
ABC NEWS Prosecutors say they have identified three more possible victims of a California surgeon and his girlfriend who were previously charged with drugging and raping two intoxicated women 5 days
Surgeon denies negligence in removing woman's healthy kidney
ABC NEWS A South Dakota surgeon denies he breached the standard of care when he removed an Iowa woman's healthy kidney instead of her adrenal gland 5 days
Doctor, girlfriend accused of drugging, raping women
ABC NEWS Attorneys say a California surgeon and his girlfriend deny allegations they preyed on two intoxicated women and then drugged and raped them 5 days
California doctor and his girlfriend deny rape allegations
ABC NEWS Attorneys say a California surgeon and his girlfriend deny allegations they preyed on two intoxicated women and then drugged and raped them 5 days
New multidisciplinary microsurgery microscope, PROVIDO, introduced by Leica
NEWS MEDICAL Leica Microsystems launches the first PROVIDO multidisciplinary microsurgery microscope, that sets the bar for a new standard for visualization quality in its class. The top-of-the-line optics and illumination combined for the first... 5 days
Biomedical review finds failure rates in some surgical mesh treatments to be unacceptably high
NEWS MEDICAL Failure rates in some treatments using surgical mesh are unacceptably high according to a newly published comprehensive biomedical review that... 6 days
Medical News Today: Double mastectomy recovery: What to know
MNT It can be difficult to know what to expect after a double mastectomy. In this article, we discuss the physical and emotional side effects of surgery and provide tips to... 6 days
Study aims to investigate risk factors for PPCs in surgical patients with gastric cancer
NEWS MEDICAL As one of the most common malignant tumors, gastric cancer occupies the second leading cause of cancer-related deaths worldwide with... 6 days
Long-term success of ACL reconstruction is connected to way you move post-surgery
SCIENCE DAILY Researchers conducted a study to observe walking biomechanics of 130 subjects who have had ACL reconstruction surgery. They found people who report lingering symptoms... 7 days
Automatic relevance detection in ophthalmic surgery videos
NEWS MEDICAL Researchers from the fields of computer science and medicine are collaborating to make better use of microscopic videos that record surgical procedures relating to the eyes for the purpose of teaching, research and documentation. 7 days
Muscle relaxants used during general anesthesia can increase risk of pulmonary complications
NEWS MEDICAL Muscle relaxants that are used during general anesthesia increase the risk of pulmonary complications after surgery, according to the European milicenter study POPULAR, in... 7 days
Day-tripping to the dispensary: Seniors in pain hop aboard the canna-bus
NEWS MEDICAL Shirley Avedon, 90,­­ had never been a cannabis user. But carpal tunnel syndrome that sends shooting pains into both of her hands and an aversion to... 7 days
KAIST researchers develop heart-targeting drug delivery technology using tannin acid
NEWS MEDICAL Typical methods of drug delivery to the heart require surgical procedures involving incisions in the chest wall and bones. 7 days
Outcome of ACL reconstruction related to the way you move post-surgery
NEWS MEDICAL A third of people who undergo ACL reconstruction surgery will have osteoarthritis in their injured knee within 10 years. Within two decades, nearly 50 percent will... 7 days
New online tools aid surgeons and specialists who care for older people
NEWS MEDICAL The American Board of Medical Specialties and the American Geriatrics Society, with funding from The John A. Hartford Foundation, today unveiled one of the... 7 days
Silicone breast implants may increase risk of rare adverse outcomes in women
NEWS MEDICAL Women receiving silicone breast implants may be at increased risk of several rare adverse outcomes compared to the general population, reports a study in... 7 days
Medical News Today: Weight loss surgery: How taste influences success
MNT How does a person's taste in foods following weight loss surgery influence how successful the procedure is? A new study may have answered this question. 1 week
Weight loss surgery: How taste influences success
MNT How does a person's taste in foods following weight loss surgery influence how successful the procedure is? A new study may have answered this question. 1 week
Research examines taste and odor preferences in patients after Roux-en-Y gastric bypass
NEWS MEDICAL Following Roux-en-Y gastric bypass, a type of bariatric surgery, many patients exhibit a reduction in taste preference for sweet and fatty foods, although this... 1 week
Taste preferences connected to success of long-term weight loss after bariatric surgery
SCIENCE DAILY Following Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (RYGB), a type of bariatric surgery, many patients exhibit a reduction in taste preference for sweet and fatty foods, although... 1 week
Johnson & Johnson Medical acquires EIT to enhance interbody implant portfolio
NEWS MEDICAL Johnson & Johnson Medical Devices Companies, through its subsidiary Johnson & Johnson Medical GmbH, announced today the acquisition of Emerging Implant Technologies GmbH, a privately held... 2 weeks
Wearable ultrasound patch monitors blood pressure deep inside body
SCIENCE DAILY A new wearable ultrasound patch that non-invasively monitors blood pressure in arteries deep beneath the skin could help people detect cardiovascular problems earlier on and with greater precision. In tests,... 2 weeks
New defence against 'superbug' infections
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Medical News Today: How does rheumatoid arthritis affect the wrists?
MNT The wrist is one of the areas most commonly affected by rheumatoid arthritis (RA). RA can cause symptoms such as inflammation, pain, and stiffness in the joints. Over... 2 weeks
New evidence does not support use of invasive procedures for patients with chronic pain
NEWS MEDICAL An extensive review of 25 randomized clinical trials found "little evidence" that invasive surgery was more effective than sham or... 2 weeks
Industry-certified masks offer better protection from volcanic ash exposure
SCIENCE DAILY A new study finds that industry-certified particle masks are most effective at protecting people from volcanic ash, while commonly used surgical masks offer less protection. 2 weeks
Snapshots of the future: Tool learns to predict user's gaze in headcam footage
SCIENCE DAILY Researchers have developed a computational tool that can learn from headcam footage of complex tasks to predict where the user's future gaze... 2 weeks
Medical News Today: Can you get pregnant after tubal ligation?
MNT Tubal ligation, or getting your tubes tied, is considered a permanent method of birth control. However, it is possible to become pregnant after undergoing the procedure. Here, learn... 2 weeks
Decoding robotic surgery skills
SCIENCE DAILY Researchers are looking to technology to help deconstruct expert surgeons' robotic surgery skills so they can create an objective, standardized way to train the next generation of surgeons. 2 weeks
Industry-certified masks offer better protection from volcanic ash exposure
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Concentric receives Breakthrough Therapy designation from FDA for CA-008 in post-surgical pain
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Researchers develop technology to help deconstruct surgeons' robotic surgery skills
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New defence against 'superbug' infections
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