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Tears Shed as Heart Transplant Recipient Meets Young Donor's Family

Lockport area man thanks couple for sharing Gift of Life ...

Spinal Surgery: Right on Target

New software helps improve surgical safety ...

'The biggest blessing ever'

Cord blood: a lifesaving option for those in need of a transplant but cannot find a matched donor ... Full story

Melanoma surgery delays are common for Medicare patients

By Ziba Kashef - One in five Medicare patients with melanoma experience delays in getting surgery, a Yale study found. ... Full story

Partial Knee Replacement Surgery Results in Better Outcomes and is Cost-Effective Compared to Total Knee Replacement, Study Suggests

Partial knee replacements are economically superior to total knee replacements in older adults, and with a few small improvements, can be an attractive option for younger patients as well, new research from Weill Cornell Medical College and Hospital for Special Surgery investigators suggests. ... Full story

Clinical trial uses patients' own cells for personalized treatment after bone marrow transplant

An innovative clinical trial using the science of "personalized" cellular therapy has begun enrolling children and adults suffering from graft-versus-host-disease (GVHD), a life-threatening complication of bone marrow transplantation in which donor immune lymphocytes attack the organs of the bone marrow transplant recipient. ... Full story

New Incisionless Surgery to Treat Enlarged Prostate

8-minute procedure relives urinary symptoms, preserves sexual function ... Full story

'Gold standard' for pain relief after shoulder surgery may not be 24 karat

By Leslie Shepherd - Around 10,000 patients undergo shoulder surgery in Ontario every year and most go home the same day. Since it’s quite a painful procedure, a lot of effort goes into making sure patients can manage their pain while at home recovering. ... Full story

Penn Medicine Study: In Debated Surgical Procedure, Technique Trumps Technology

Improved Decision-Making in How to Use New Technology May be Key to Decrease in Complications Associated with Fracture Healing Procedures ... Full story

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