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Safety first for all 40 million patients admitted for surgery in the U.S

Safety first for all 40 million patients admitted for surgery in the U.S

More precise and less invasive procedure for prostate cancer detection

More precise and less invasive procedure for prostate cancer detection

No beneficial medical effects from liposuction

No beneficial medical effects from liposuction

Pain after surgery worse with age

Pain after surgery worse with age

Second opinion from another obstetrician could reduce the frequency of caesarean births in Latin America

Second opinion from another obstetrician could reduce the frequency of caesarean births in Latin America

First robotic heart operations in the southern hemisphere

First robotic heart operations in the southern hemisphere

Knee replacement operations have more than doubled in a decade

Knee replacement operations have more than doubled in a decade

Surgery in addition to compression treatment could reduce the risk of recurrent leg ulcers

Surgery in addition to compression treatment could reduce the risk of recurrent leg ulcers

Cervical cerclage, stitching to close cervix called into question

Cervical cerclage, stitching to close cervix called into question

Umbilical cord blood and bone marrow transplants slow the progression of many cancers

Umbilical cord blood and bone marrow transplants slow the progression of many cancers

ABIOMED has announced the 14th implantation of replacement heart

ABIOMED has announced the 14th implantation of replacement heart

Combination radiation treatment for brain cancer leads to better life

Combination radiation treatment for brain cancer leads to better life

Pulsed-dye laser surgery for voice disorders better all round

Pulsed-dye laser surgery for voice disorders better all round

Higher volume may not guarantee higher quality angioplasty and stenting

Higher volume may not guarantee higher quality angioplasty and stenting

Matching method allows surgeons to successfully transplant kidneys that would otherwise be discarded

Matching method allows surgeons to successfully transplant kidneys that would otherwise be discarded

Interventional radiologists now are able to treat using minimally invasive procedures

Interventional radiologists now are able to treat using minimally invasive procedures

Regional review boards improve liver transplant allocation

Regional review boards improve liver transplant allocation

Key hole colon surgery effective

Key hole colon surgery effective

10 years of IVF procedures show frozen sperm as good as fresh

10 years of IVF procedures show frozen sperm as good as fresh

A strengthened cement has been devised specifically for facial reconstructive surgery

A strengthened cement has been devised specifically for facial reconstructive surgery