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Colorectal Metastasis

  Dr. KMarie Reid Lombardo, of Mayo Clinic, discusses trends and techniques in managing liver metastasis. Paradigm change: colorectal mets are now thought of and managed as a chronic disease.

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Is There an “I” in Ebola Team?

Yesterday I was injecting anesthetic into a boil for incision and drainage. The abscess swelled and returned an arcing spray of lidocaine laden with blood and pus, soaking the thigh of my cotton scrub pants. A cheap plastic gown would …

Early Adopters

Saw this selfie tweeted from friends at the American College of Surgeon meeting yesterday and realized each doc pictured is an early technology and social media adopter previously featured at the Op Report. Check them out:
Op Report with Dr. Niraj …

Pop Quiz! You Figure It Out

From The Trauma Professional’s Blog
Here’s a typical barebones clinical problem for you:

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Given the usual statistical probabilities, tell me these three things:
Mechanism of injury
Age range
Diagnosis
Please tweet to @GetOnSurg or leave comments with your answers! More info to follow!
OnSurg thanks collaborative partner Dr Michael …