Tag Archives: surgical

Products for Management of Open Abdomen

(This post is sponsored by Starsurgical)
Starsurgical provides tools to help manage and close both the acute and chronic open abdomen. All products are available in the United States. The Wittmann Patch is also available in the United Kingdom and the European Union.
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Bariatric surgery leads to greater weight loss and higher remission rates…

Bariatric surgery leads to greater weight loss and higher remission rates of T2DM compared with non-surgical treatment of obesity
This systematic review and meta-analysis quantified the overall effects of bariatric surgery compared with non-surgical treatment for obesity. The meta-analysis included 11 …

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How To Keep Up With Your Literature

From The Trauma Professional’s Blog, originally posted August 2013
This short, 12 minute video shows you how to stay current with the literature in your field of expertise. It works for everyone in any discipline, and demonstrates a 5 step system that …

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Resection of hilar cholangiocarcinoma – some hints and tips

Posted on July 11, 2013 by profstevewigmore
The final part of this blog on cholangiocarcinoma is of course the surgery. I personally find surgery for hilar cholangiocarcinoma technically challenging. There is no doubt that it is some of the technically most …