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Alograft ankle transplant - ankle of a cadaver to replace an ankle damaged by arthritis or trauma

Alograft ankle transplant - ankle of a cadaver to replace an ankle damaged by arthritis or trauma

Cooling method to treat brain aneurysms

Cooling method to treat brain aneurysms

Pacific Island nations have among the highest traffic-related death tolls in the world

Pacific Island nations have among the highest traffic-related death tolls in the world

100,000 child deaths ever year caused by outdoor and indoor air pollution, unsafe water, lead and injuries

100,000 child deaths ever year caused by outdoor and indoor air pollution, unsafe water, lead and injuries

Special Ops medics training at Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center

Special Ops medics training at Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center

Significant vaccine advance for Parkinson’s disease therapy

Significant vaccine advance for Parkinson’s disease therapy

World Blood Donor Day

World Blood Donor Day

Children in hospitals often experience adverse patient safety events

Children in hospitals often experience adverse patient safety events

Foundation for poor heart health laid early in life

Foundation for poor heart health laid early in life

Traumatic bone breaks can lead to post-traumatic stress disorder

Traumatic bone breaks can lead to post-traumatic stress disorder

Treating post-traumatic stress disorder

Treating post-traumatic stress disorder

New monitor can reduce patients experiencing awareness during an operation by more than 80%

New monitor can reduce patients experiencing awareness during an operation by more than 80%

New medical tool that will reduce the exposure to X-rays for patients with broken bones

New medical tool that will reduce the exposure to X-rays for patients with broken bones

Future astronauts will have to do a lot more than simply pedalling an exercise bike to stay healthy in space

Future astronauts will have to do a lot more than simply pedalling an exercise bike to stay healthy in space

$498 million to strengthen response to bioterror attacks, infectious diseases, and natural disasters

$498 million to strengthen response to bioterror attacks, infectious diseases, and natural disasters

Launch of Zorbtive for use in the treatment of patients with short bowel syndrome

Launch of Zorbtive for use in the treatment of patients with short bowel syndrome

Prostate Robotic System that will improve the diagnosis and treatment of prostate cancer

Prostate Robotic System that will improve the diagnosis and treatment of prostate cancer

Managing large numbers of patients from mass casualty incidents

Managing large numbers of patients from mass casualty incidents

Embryonic stem cells may hold the key to regenerating damaged heart muscle

Embryonic stem cells may hold the key to regenerating damaged heart muscle

Images of violence alter children's attitudes toward aggression

Images of violence alter children's attitudes toward aggression