Posts Tagged surgery

A deeper look at UHMW-PE in orthopedic applications at PLASTEC West

Tuesday, January 28th, 2014 | Permalink

Although the Great Recession reduced demand for hip and knee replacement surgery, the orthopedic sector seems to be rebounding as the global economy improves. Age-related conditions like osteoarthritis and osteoporosis have been the primary drivers for hip and knee replacement surgery. However, an influx of a younger patient population wanting to maintain its active lifestyles in conjunction with an older population living considerably longer continues to help the large joint replacement market grow. Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites Keywords:  Medical Materials read more

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Medical errors continue to dog healthcare | Healthcare IT News

Friday, August 17th, 2012 | Permalink

You can find my video’s on youtube http ://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-AjnGowZH0A “Shannon Koob Story of Heart Surgery by Mistake” I have also started a blog, Shannon Koob Medical Error Blog at http ://shannonkoob.com/ …

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‘Dead women walking’ find hope

Friday, December 16th, 2011 | Permalink

A hospital is offering free corrective surgery to women with fistulas who are incontinent and find it hard to keep clean and live a normal life.

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Swine Flu Outbreak Threatens Pandemic – Medical – an eLab Article …

Saturday, April 25th, 2009 | Permalink

RSS Feed . Get the Scientist Live RSS Feed RSS Feed . ITCM is a global manufacturer and leading innovator in customised machinery and systems for pharmaceutical packaging and processing. Landauer specialist cosmetic surgery and weight loss … On April 25, 2009, the WHO determined the situation to be a formal “public health emergency of international concern”, with knowledge lacking in regard to “the clinical features, epidemiology, and virology of reported cases and the …

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