Recent Articles

March 20, 2017 9:30 am
University of Helsinki
Vitamin E may decrease the risk of acute kidney injury by up to 62 percent.
March 20, 2017 10:07 am
Daniel Seeger
A Surgical Products Q&A with Scott Nelson, vice president of Supply Chain at Cardinal Health.
March 17, 2017 9:19 am
Daniel Seeger
Pushing back against claims to the contrary, 3M says the Bair Hugger System is safe and effective.
March 17, 2017 9:10 am
University at Buffalo
It's not uncommon for surgeons to report shoulder, neck and lower back pain -- ailments that can result in sick days, decreased quality of care and early retirements.
March 14, 2017 9:17 am
University of California - Davis Health System
UC Davis researchers recommend communications training to help bridge the divide.
March 16, 2017 8:36 am
American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
Depression, which is common in patients undergoing THR and TKR, has long been associated with poor patient-reported orthopaedic outcomes.
March 15, 2017 9:39 am
Michigan Medicine - University of Michigan
Research suggests that patients and physicians should be aware of opioid use before elective operations like hysterectomy and bariatric surgery.
March 15, 2017 10:15 am
Daniel Seeger
The manufacturer-provided instructions for use can be lengthy and complicated, but cleaning and sterilization professionals need to be equipped to follow them to the letter.
March 14, 2017 9:26 am
American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
Costs could decrease by an estimated 30 percent if treatments that are not recommended are no longer utilized.
March 14, 2017 9:44 am
Meagan Parrish
How one nonprofit is making good use of America’s medical waste.
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