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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

Aortic screening programme in the UK could save lives at reasonable cost

Aortic screening programme in the UK could save lives at reasonable cost

Cervical Dysplasia treatment linked to water breaking too early

Cervical Dysplasia treatment linked to water breaking too early

Radiologists use CT-Scans to inject gene therapy into tumors

Radiologists use CT-Scans to inject gene therapy into tumors

FDA approves INFUSE® bone graft which improves fracture healing

FDA approves INFUSE® bone graft which improves fracture healing

IMRT controls head and neck cancer reducing radiation side effects

IMRT controls head and neck cancer reducing radiation side effects

Wyeth gets FDA approval for a novel protein device that enhances bone healing

Wyeth gets FDA approval for a novel protein device that enhances bone healing