In a new report, researchers stated that there were 772 cases in which medical personnel left surgical tools inside patients.
In order to reduce infection rates post surgery, researchers reported that using a narrow spectrum of UV light at 207 nm could be effective in killing bacteria without harming human skin.
The wireless pacemaker was just approved within the European Union.
Breast implants may help boost women's sex lives, according to a new study.
Researchers reported that giving a chemotherapy drug to pancreatic cancer survivors post surgery could help improve survival rates.
Two new studies reported two new approaches in treating postoperative pain that does not rely heavily on narcotic pain relievers.
Argentine President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner is slated to have surgery Tuesday morning to remove blood between her brain and skull that has been causing new, according to AFP.
A "pregnant" two-year-old boy in China has given "birth" after surgeons successfully removed his parasitic twin from inside his stomach.
A new case report revealed that a two and a half year old Saudi Arabian boy received bariatric surgery to control his obesity.
Researchers used nanodiamonds to help repair dental implants.
A Los Angeles woman is suing an area hospital and her anesthesiologist for allegedly putting a mustache and stickers on her face during surgery. She claims that the prank violated her dignity and endangered her death.
Researchers found that people who do not take their hormone therapy pills every day after breast cancer surgery increase their risk of getting the cancer again by three times.
In a new study, researchers found promising results from using the two-stage method in detecting ovarian cancer.
Researchers reported that smoking cessation aids, such as counseling and nicotine patches can help patients quit smoking before surgery, reducing their risks of complications.
Researchers found that when people
Researchers from the University of Sheffield School of Health and Related Research (ScHARR) are today making a series of recommendations for NHS mental health trusts to change the way they collect and use patient feedback to improve the quality of care for inpatients.