Thu - June 23, 2011 12:59 pm  |  Article Hits:4121
Technology is revolutionizing the medical field with the creation of robotic devices and computer assisted surgery. Robots allow for unprecedented control and precision, and the first generations of surgical robots are already in use in surgeries across the world.  MORE
Sat - June 18, 2011 11:39 am  |  Article Hits:5201
Routine testing of robotic and laparoscopic electrosurgical instruments following each use will dictate the clinical significance of insulation failures  MORE
Sat - May 21, 2011 9:06 am  |  Article Hits:4228
We've seen several studies published recently that strongly suggest weight loss surgery could be the long-awaited cure for diabetes type 2," says Dr. R.K. Mishra. Several studies concentrate on a particular type of bariatric procedure, such as gastric banding or gastric bypass.  MORE
Thu - May 12, 2011 11:40 pm  |  Article Hits:4265
A novel simulation-based training curriculum in laparoscopic totally extraperitoneal inguinal herniorrhaphy for general surgery residents resulted in shorter operating times, better trainee performance, and fewer patient complications inside a randomized medical trial.  MORE
Mon - May 9, 2011 10:12 am  |  Article Hits:3894
ScienceDaily (May 4, 2011) — A new study from the Karolinska Institute and Stockholm School of Economics shows that the brain has built-in mechanisms that trigger an automatic reaction to someone who refuses to share.  MORE
Mon - May 9, 2011 10:03 am  |  Article Hits:4123
One of the most rapidly evolving areas in urology is robotic surgery. Inside a Robotic Assisted Pelvic Lymph Node Dissection Mason et al present the strategy and extent of pelvic lymphadenectomy (PELVIC LYMPH NODE DISSECTION) during robotic pelvic surgery.   MORE
Mon - May 9, 2011 9:51 am  |  Article Hits:3339
The authors' results suggest that intramucosal cancer shows good prognosis and cure could be expected after Endoscopic Mucosal Resection (EMR), however, adverse outcome can occur in submucosal cancer. Therefore, meticulous endoscopic follow–up is needed in patients with submucosal cancer for at least 3 years after EMR.   MORE