June 21, 2017 8:58 am
Devices may reveal time and cause of death when autopsy fails.
June 20, 2017 11:05 am
Guidelines aim to reduce risk of infection after knee or hip replacement.
June 20, 2017 11:06 am
The study is the latest of its kind to raise concerns about infections associated with endoscopic procedures, as outbreaks have been linked to contaminated duodenoscopes, gastroscopes, bronchoscopes, and cystoscopes.
June 20, 2017 11:08 am
W.L. Gore & Associates, Inc. recently unveiled the new GORE SYNECOR portfolio of intraperitoneal and preperitoneal repair devices, which they say will change the field of hernioplasty.
June 16, 2017 2:03 am
The tool is the first ultrasound “drill” that can be aimed straight ahead, allowing doctors to better target clots – which holds promise for significantly reducing treatment time.
June 16, 2017 12:54 pm
Sometimes the best innovations happen when you least expect them.
June 16, 2017 12:30 pm
Theresa Bigler’s case is the first to go to trial in the U.S. stemming from a series of deadly superbug outbreaks across the country that were linked to contaminated medical scopes.
June 16, 2017 11:53 am
Simple risk score guides surgeons in providing nutrition support sooner and more aggressively.
June 15, 2017 10:55 am
Data published in Arthroplasty Today demonstrate that patients treated with customized knee implants had significantly lower adverse event rates and transfusion rates.
June 15, 2017 1:20 pm
The rate of opioid prescribing has started to edge down in recent years, but it remains 56 percent higher than it was 20 years ago, enough to provide nearly every adult in America with a bottle of pills.