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Friday - July 18, 2014 8:36 pm
SAN FRANCISCO, July 16, 2014, Keker & Van Nest attorneys Michael Celio and Cody Harris have secured a complete vindication for Intuitive Surgical Inc., a leading manufacturer of cutting-edge robotic surgery devices, from an aggressive securities class action. The plaintiffs alleged Intuitive Surgical issued false and misleading statements regarding the company's financial results and prospects, when during the economic crisis of 2008, its financial results did not meet previously announced predictions. Plaintiffs' lawyers filed a securities class action, which U.S. District Judge Lucy H. Koh dismissed twice.   Read more...
Tuesday - July 15, 2014 5:31 pm
Study was performed at World Laparoscopy Hospital by analyzing the video ratings data of minimal access surgeon operating skills has successfully predicted whether patients would suffer complications after leaving the operating room. The research assessed the connection between the technical skill of 100 laparoscopic surgeons and post-surgery complications in 4000 patients undergoing commonly performed laparoscopic general and gynecological surgery.   Read more...
Saturday - July 5, 2014 12:09 pm
A healthy man Mr Pyrah, of Woodmere Road in Stockton who went into hospital for laparoscopic inguinal hernia surgery died as a result of complications as his bowel was perforated during laparoscopic inguinal hernia surgery. Recently retired careers officer, Andrew Pyrah, would walk five miles, swim a kilometre and play tennis at least two times every week. Small bowel injury is a serious complication of laparoscopic surgery. Average small bowel injury in laparoscopic surgery is 0.13 per cent, the incidence of laparoscopy surgery induced bowel injury is small in size and such injury is usually not discovered during the laparoscopic operation. Most of the time patient return back to hospital after two days of the surgery.   Read more...
Wednesday - July 2, 2014 3:29 pm
Encision, a active electrode monitoring system manufacturer, just received clearance from the FDA to create to promote its AEM EndoShield device that plugs between many common electrosurgical generators. Encision AEM laparoscopic instruments has a capacity to watch and stop stray energy being released unintentionally. This disposable electrosurgical device is a disposable, and may be utilized when a minimal access surgeon chooses to use higher power settings for specific laparoscopic operations.   Read more...
Wednesday - July 2, 2014 11:45 am
There are many individuals who desperately need medical surgery but are too poor to be able to afford it. Some of these needed surgery's may even be life threatening. There are becoming more and more homeless people living on the streets each and every day. Poverty is becoming a very common thing now days. Many go years without receiving important medical surgery. As time goes on, things can only get worse. This is why we believe in helping the needy. To help those who aren't capable of helping themselves. Life shouldn't be revolved around making money, but helping others. If we can put a stop to someones suffering we'll do everything in our power to do so. As doctors, we want to help make the world a better place.   Read more...
Friday - June 27, 2014 12:33 pm
Reduce expenses of laparoscopic surgery is associated with using endomechanical staplers during laparoscopic appendicectomy is observed by up to 75% with the DS Ligation Clip System from Aesculap. This Aesculap Ligation system is extra large and it can also be used in appendectomies where there is acute appendicitis or fecolith. The double clip design provides a firm hold on tissue and stabilizes the clip against side-to-side dislodgement. The Aesculap diamond-shaped texture further supports clip adherence to prevent slippage.
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Monday - June 23, 2014 10:00 am
According to recent data the number of young people with symptomatic gall stones undergoing laparoscopic cholecystectomy nearly quadrupled on the 12-year period. This trend and transfer of laparoscopic cholecystectomy procedure nowadays done by general surgeon arrives largely towards the growing prevalence of morbid obesity. As all over World morbid obesity is increasing very fast so the Gall stone. According to a study presented in the 2014 Scientific Meeting from the Southeastern Surgical Congress.
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Saturday - June 21, 2014 3:35 pm
Many medications for a number of conditions have been found to have weight loss like a side-effect, and conversely, many medications may cause putting on weight. Weight-loss medications commonly involve diet and a metabolism booster. Although not all patients can tolerate prescription weight-loss medication. Many obese people are on medication for chronic conditions, for example heart disease, hypertension, high cholesterol levels, depression and diabetes. Several genes have already been identified as candidates for the thrifty genotype, including those encoding proteins of the insulin-signaling and leptin pathways, as well as intermediary fat metabolism.
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Thursday - June 19, 2014 4:45 pm
Spina bifida is a congenital disorder caused by the incomplete closing of the embryonic neural tube. Some vertebrae overlying the spinal cord are not fully formed and remain unfused and open. If the opening is large enough, this allows a portion of the spinal cord to protrude through the opening in the bones. Some birth defects in newborns could eventually be a thing of the past because of new robotics technologies with micro robotic arm being developed to perform surgery on babies in the womb. Spina bifida is one such disease, affecting approximately One in 2,500 newborns worldwide, where a lesion on the back leaves the spinal cord exposed within the womb, leading to severe disabilities, learning difficulties, and often death.   Read more...
Tuesday - June 10, 2014 2:52 pm
Bariatric surgery is regarded to have significant outcomes in diabetes mellitus type 2, however, merely a small percentage of suitable patients will be considered for this kind of treatment. Diabetes has come forth as the utmost essential co-morbid sign for surgery treatment in the overweight patient. This overview looks at existing facts for Bariatric surgery in obese diabetics hoping to boost the profile of this life changing treatment.   Read more...
Thursday - June 5, 2014 1:32 pm
3-D laparoscopic surgical video system is useful in Minimal Access Surgery as it can give little improvement in task analysis by increasing depth perceptionb. Olympus' product, the Endoeye Flex 3-D, which won within the Health and Medical Technologies category, beat out 14 other laparoscopic camera winners within the technology industry's awards showcase. The 3D camera system, which received FDA approval for use in operation theater this past year, allows minimal access surgeons to view minimally invasive surgeries in 3-D as though they were doing the open surgery by hand.   Read more...
Tuesday - June 3, 2014 1:08 pm
Laparoscopic Surgeons will be able to use Google glass to broadcast laparoscopic surgery all over the world. In the future trainee surgeons can watch and learn from expert surgeons of World Laparoscopy Hospital through Google Glass live streaming. It might be tremendous advantage for that laparoscopic surgeons and gynecologist. Google Glass is a wearable computer by having an optical head-mounted display (OHMD). It had been developed by Google using the mission of manufacturing a mass-market ubiquitous computer. Google Glass displays information in a smartphone-like hands-free format.   Read more...
Monday - June 2, 2014 6:11 pm
Maidstone and Tunbridge Wells Trust has closed is M. Sc. Program in Minimal Access Surgery. Once upon a time they claimed that their Clinical Skills laboratory and one of the best laparoscopic training centre in the country and a new state of the art simulation suite. Few year ago Both they have pride themselves on their professional, friendly staff who are active in sending teaching reminders and providing general support to Trainees and Specialty Faculty Groups.   Read more...
Saturday - May 31, 2014 5:45 am
Although it is rare but ectopic pregnancy can result after supracervical hysterectomy. An urgent situation was found is woman and immediate laparoscopy was performed for laparoscopic salpingectomy. The pathology report indicated trophoblastic tubal implantation and hematosalpinx. Ectopic pregnancy is among the rare condition conditions even after the supracervical hysterectomy that need considering in the differential diagnosis of abdominal pain in women of reproductive potential, and the absence of the uterus does not eliminate its diagnosis. Every women even after hysterectomy can get pregnant.   Read more...
Thursday - May 22, 2014 7:40 am
After qualifying test through getting 95% of marks you will get a Laparoscopic Fellowship Scholarship of 5,000 USD. Scholarships are for sale to cover the expense associated with laparoscopic Fellowship and Diploma course tuition, meals, lodging, and travel expenses and Air Fair will also be given to go to minimal access surgery professional training program at World Laparoscopy Hospital. For passing this scholarship exam it is essential for surgeons and gynecologists to get familiar with exam experience, confidence, practice over time management, familiarity with the types of questions that will be asked, as well as for pinpointing regions of improvement. You will find 12 scholarship every year however the candidate can get the chance to take online exam/year. Surgeons and gynecologists can practice some sample quizzes available on World Laparoscopy Hospital website.   Read more...
Wednesday - May 7, 2014 9:21 am
The court concluded that it is a reality that such surgeries fail some times, but when the woman suspected that they was pregnant and she came for check-up, the doctor failed to take good care and action. Thus, negligence for a doctor was established. Ideally, the couple should be seen and counselled together but in reality this may not be possible. They must understand that laparoscopic sterilisation is irreversible and appreciate that, even if tragedy were to befall their family, they would be unable to replace lost children and it is also a tragedy if surgery fails and female become pregnant. Law of India provide clear written guidance to accompany any discussion in case of failure of aterilization.
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Tuesday - May 6, 2014 2:31 pm
In response to a safety bulletin issued by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) April 17, pharmaceutical and device giant Johnson & Johnson (J&J) has suspended sales of a device utilized in Laparoscopic Power Morcellation, until more details can be gathered and analyzed.   Read more...
Tuesday - May 6, 2014 2:48 am
Intuitive Surgical da Vinci series of surgical robots happen to be conducting FDA-approved minimally invasive surgery on humans for well over ten years now, and the company is continually trying to make its robots better at performing operations with the absolute the least cuttingyouopenness. A week ago, Intuitive released an expensive latest version of the da Vinci robot, the Xi, so it says has more capabilities than previous models and it is optimized for complex procedures.   Read more...
Monday - May 5, 2014 2:41 pm
This is made more appealing towards the visitors through the opportunity to visit a few of the incredible places on earth as tourist attractions. The concept of combining treatment with sightseeing has become very popular among the tourists from some of the countries like United Kingdom, United States of America, Germany, Canada, Japan etc. The healthcare solutions that are available in India become more attractive to those who work in these and other countries because of the most expensiveness and lack of facilities during these countries.   Read more...
Monday - May 5, 2014 1:51 pm
Department of Mechanical and Materials Engineering, University of Nebraska Lincoln and Center for Advanced Surgical Technology (CAST) at University of Nebraska Clinic has developed a little multi-instrument robotic surgical tool that may be delivered to a frightening surgical site using a flexible snake. The electro-hydraulic manipulator, reported on in the Journal of Medical Devices, has four instruments within its body, each of which could be brought out and used independently.   Read more...
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