Surgery

This Robot Surgeon Is Outperforming Human Doctors

This Robot Surgeon Is Outperforming Human Doctors

Imagine you needed a life-saving operation. Would you choose an experienced, human surgeon to perform the procedure or a robot? According to Dr. Peter Kim, vice president of the Sheikh Institute for Pediatric Surgical Innovation, the machine might be the better choice. Dr. Kim is specifically thinking of STAR (which stands for smart tissue autonomous robot), a robotic surgeon. The machine uses adv... »

Signs You May Be a Surgery Resident

Signs You May Be a Surgery Resident

If you have ever thanked God for the presence of a CRNA student and their multiple A-line attempts because it gave you time to run upstairs and forage for food in the surgeon’s lounge… If you have mastered the art of the toasted PB&J sandwich with the industrial, finicky, but misunderstood lounge toaster… If you know that changing shoes half-way through a hellish call day makes the world of di... »

Doctor accidentally cut off boy's penis during circumcision procedure

Doctor accidentally cut off boy’s penis during circumcision procedure

Defence lawyer claims the child moved so his dad could take a photograph. A doctor who allegedly cut off a boys penis during his circumcision, has been accused of causing serious body harm by negligence. Swiss prosecutor Judith Levy Owczarczak accused the medic of trying to cover up the 2014 incident, which took place at his surgery. Instead of sending the four-year-old boy straight to hospital, s... »

Photo of surgeon sleeps on hospital floor goes viral after 28 hours sift and 5 operations

Photo of surgeon sleeps on hospital floor goes viral after 28 hours sift and 5 operations

With a scrub cap on his head and a mask covering his face, a surgeon sleeps on the floor of a hospital corridor. These powerful photos were taken shortly after the doctor, Luo Heng, completed his fifth operation in 28 hours. Heng is said to have fallen asleep on the floor after spending more than a day carrying out surgeries at the hospital. He was pictured lying on a piece of fabric, with his arm... »

World’s First Head Transplant A Success After Nineteen Hour Operation: True or Hoax?

World’s First Head Transplant A Success After Nineteen Hour Operation: True or Hoax?

This was an article circulating in the net shared by different sites in which  a team of surgeons mentioned claimed that they had done a successful head transplant surgery is just another hoax. The video shared in that article was with full effects and animation. By watching that video anyone can be deceived. I have shared that video with the whole article here. “Johannesburg, South Africa — A 36-... »

Girl Is Separated From Her Parasitic Twin In Risky Operation

Girl Is Separated From Her Parasitic Twin In Risky Operation

A little girl has traveled from Cote d’Ivoire in West Africa to Illinois in order to receive a daring operation to remove her parasitic twin, in what the hospital describes as an “exceedingly rare variant of an already exceedingly rare condition.” The child, known only as Dominique, was born with the lower half of her undeveloped conjoined twin’s body – including two legs a... »

VIDEO: MAN FILMS OWN BRAIN SURGERY

VIDEO: MAN FILMS HIS OWN BRAIN SURGERY

AWAKE BRAIN SURGERY  – Resection of Oligodendroglioma, Right Frontal Lobe Just to be clear this video is NOT intended to shock or scare its to educate and to commemorate the amazing medical doctors, surgeons, nurses that save lives everyday! The video pauses momentarily from 4:53-4:56 and from 8:29-8:32. Just let the video play through and it will sync back up! SHARE THIS AMAZING VIDEO WITH ... »

How to perfrom a Gastric bypass surgery - Meddy Bear

How to perform a Gastric bypass surgery

Gastric bypass surgery refers to a surgical procedure in which the stomach is divided into a small upper pouch and a much larger lower “remnant” pouch and then the small intestine is rearranged to connect to both. Surgeons have developed several different ways to reconnect the intestine, thus leading to several different gastric bypass (GBP) procedures. Any GBP leads to a marked reduct... »

FDA Bans Powdered Medical Gloves in Surgery

It’s official: FDA Bans Powdered Medical Gloves in Surgery

The FDAs proposed ban on powdered medical gloves took effect on January 18. The gloves were found to pose an “unreasonable and substantial risk for illness or injury” to health care providers and patients exposed to them, according to a press release by the FDA. The action was the result of an inability to correct the risk through new or updated labeling. This ban applies to surgical gloves, patie... »

Operational Medicine Videos

Operational Medicine Videos

These videos were produced by the military and others for medical education purposes. They have been digitized for internet distribution by the Brookside Associates. Medic, Corpsman, EMT 1st, 2nd and 3rd Degree Burns Applying a Tourniquet Assist a Casualty During a Seizure or Convulsion Basic First Aid in the Shipboard Environment Basic Shock and Resuscitation Burns of the Hands Chemical Burns of ... »

Doctors Save Man’s Severed Hand By Actually Attaching It To His Leg

Doctors Save Man’s Severed Hand By Actually Attaching It To His Leg

A Chinese man’s severed hand was kept alive by being attached to his ankle for several weeks. According to Daily Mail, the man known as Zhou lost his left hand in an accident involving a spinning blade at the factory where he works. Describing his initial reaction to the damage, Zhou told People’s Daily Online, My mind went blank at that moment, and I just thought that I had lost one hand. Dr. Tan... »

Check Out This Doctor Operating With Her Baby on Her Back

Check Out This Doctor Operating With Her Baby on Her Back

Nairobi-based broadcasting company CGTN Africa posted this photo yesterday: The full caption reads like this: A picture of a doctor operating with a baby on the back in Kenya goes viral Kenyan obstetrician identified as Swabra Swaleh Breik performed a C-section on a pregnant woman while carrying her toddler on her back in Olkalou district hospital in central Kenya where she worked. The doctor who ... »

Man WALKED FOR DAYS HOPING DOCTORS COULD REMOVE THE 16 POUND TUMOR FROM HIS FACE

Man WALKED FOR DAYS HOPING DOCTORS COULD REMOVE THE 16 POUND TUMOR FROM HIS FACE

He walked for three days and spent over four hours in a car to arrive there, but what a Madagascar man named Sambany found once he arrived was literally life changing. This is the inspirational story of a man who was so desperate for help, he risked everything to see if there was someone out there who could end his suffering. You see, when he was a little boy, Sambany noticed a small growth on thi... »

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