An Alabama neurosurgeon walked six miles to perform emergency brain surgery.
A new report found that even though tonsillectomies are considered routine, medications used during and after the procedure varies greatly.
A women who sued a hospital after she lost both her legs after a laparoscopic procedure went wrong has been awarded $62 million by a New York City jury.
A group of researchers developed a glue that could be used to mend small wounds during heart, gut and blood vessels surgery, according to a new study.
Knee arthroscopic surgery is often unnecessary and might not be effective in most of the cases, according to new research from Finnish researchers.
Researchers found that for patients with herniated discs in their lumbar spine, surgery was a more effective treatment option than noninvasive therapies.
Single-site hysterectomies may cut recovery time and reduce the risk of visible scars.
Surgery may be more effective than chemotherapy for treating tongue cancer, according to a new study.
Consuming preoperative antibiotic therapy within two hours of cardiac surgery lowers the risk of developing surgical site infections (SSIs), a new study has found.
Researchers found that despite Angelina Jolie's breast cancer story, knowledge about the genetic risk of breast cancer did not increase.
The FDA announced that some ADHD medications can cause prolonged erections.
Researchers reported that younger Hispanic women have the greater risk of death in the hospital due to a heart attack.
Babies born after bariatric surgery are likely to be premature, a study finds. They might be also small for gestational age.
Weight loss surgery may improve women's sex lives, a new study suggests.
Dick Cheney, the former US vice-president recently revealed that he had his heart implant modified for the fear of terrorist attack.