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Child's Appendix More Likely to Rupture in Regions Short of Surgeons

Children and teens with poor access to general surgeons are at increased risk of suffering a ruptured appendix, and the risk is particularly high among young children, a new study finds.
Spinal Surgery Varies by Region in U.S.: Study

Surgery for low back pain caused by spinal stenosis varies depending on where in the United States you live, a new report says.
Frailty Tied to Lower Survival Rates After Kidney Transplant

Physical frailty may lead to worse five-year survival rates among kidney transplant patients, regardless of their age, a new study shows.
Scientists Set Their Sights on First Whole-Eye Transplant

In the world of 21st-century medicine, organ transplantation is nothing new.
Very Special Delivery: Unused U.S. Surgical Supplies

Unused medical supplies from American hospitals could improve the safety of surgeries around the world, a new report says.
'Prehabilitation' Before Colon Cancer Surgery May Aid Recovery

Exercising, eating a healthy diet and learning relaxation techniques before colorectal cancer surgery appeared to speed a patient's recovery, a small study found.
Brief Interruption of Blood Supply to Limb Might Aid Heart Surgery: Study

Interrupting blood supply to an arm or a leg before heart surgery may help reduce the risks associated with the surgery, according to a new study.
Nearly 1 in 3 U.S. Babies Delivered by C-Section, Study Finds

Cesarean delivery was the most common inpatient surgery in the United States in 2011 and was used in nearly one-third of all deliveries, research shows.
Weight-Loss Surgery May Raise Risk of Severe Headaches, Scientists Report

After weight-loss surgery, some patients may be at risk for developing severe headaches, a new study suggests.
Tonsillectomy Complications May Be More Likely in Poor, Minority Kids

Black and Hispanic children, and those from poor families, are at increased risk for complications after tonsil removal surgery, a new study finds.

 

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