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Study: Simple Blood Test Can Treat Specific Type Of Brain Tumor

A simple blood test could reduce, or in some cases replace, the need for intrusive surgery when determining the best course of treatment for...

Novel Surgery To Provide Better Control Of Prosthetic Limbs

Researchers have invented a new type of amputation surgery that can help amputees to take better control of their residual muscles and sense where...

Liquid Biopsy For Colorectal Cancer May Guide Therapy For Tumors

A liquid biopsy examining blood or urine can help gauge the effectiveness of therapy for colorectal cancer that has just begun to spread beyond...

Exercise May Protect Bone Health After Weight Loss Surgery

Although weight loss surgery is a highly effective treatment for obesity, it can be detrimental to bone health, say, researchers, adding that exercise may...

Bariatric Surgery Significantly Cuts Pancreatic Cancer Risk in Diabetic Obese Patients

Researchers have found that weight loss or bariatric surgery significantly cuts the risk of developing pancreatic cancer in people who are obese with diabetes. The...

This Stretchable Conductive Hydrogel Could Repair Damaged Nerves

Researchers have developed a stretchable conductive hydrogel that could someday be used to repair damaged nerves. According to the study, published in the journal ACS...

New Computational Model Can Detect Mutations in Breast Cancer

Researchers have developed a computational model which is effective in detecting and identifying genetic mutations in breast tumours. The study included results from over 3,200...

Here’s How Robotic-Assisted Surgeries are Helping Indian Surgeons

Over the years, robotic-assisted surgeries (RAS) have made a significant contribution to the Indian healthcare industry. According to several surgeons, robotic-assisted surgery can provide them...

12% Increase in Cancer Cases Across India in 5 Years, Predicts Report

There will be 12 percent increase in cancer cases across the country in five years as per the National Cancer Registry Programme Report 2020,...

High Blood Sugar Increases Covid-19 Death Risk: Study

Covid-19 patients with abnormally high blood sugar are at an increased risk of severe complications and more than twice as likely to face death,...

Who Is Liable for Medical Device Injuries?

If you have been injured by a medical device, there are several different parties who may be liable for your damages. Who you file...

Weight-Loss Surgery May Help in Reducing Risk of Colorectal Cancer: Study

Researchers have found found that weight-loss surgery may reduce by over one third the risk of developing colorectal cancer. The study, published in the British...

Medicines Also Work Well as Surgeries for Heart Diseases: Study

People with severe but stable heart disease from clogged arteries may have less chest pain if they get a procedure to improve blood flow...

Study Says, Older Adults Can Go For a Weight-Loss Surgery

Weight-loss or bariatric surgeries are not usually performed in people above the age of 65. But researchers, including Indian-origin, have now found that these...

Cataract Surgery can Make People 48% Safer on Road

The ability of cataract surgery to restore sight is well known and a new study suggests that it can make people 48 per cent...

Robot Assisted Surgery is Linked to The Cost of The Equipment

Robot assisted surgery has much better postoperative outcomes, but its widespread adoption depends a lot on the reduction in the cost of the equipment,...

Deadliest Time for Many Surgery Patients isn’t When They’re on Operating Table

The deadliest time for many surgery patients isn't when they're on the operating table, it's while they're recovering in the hospital and after they...

American Scientists Design Adhesive Gel to Repair Eye Injury Without Surgery

American scientists have designed an adhesive gel that can seal wound or ulcers on the surface of the eye, thus sparing the need for...

Vatican Children’s Hospital Carries Out A Pioneering Surgery On a 30-month-old

Surgeons at the Vatican children's hospital in Rome have carried out a pioneering surgery in which a Lebanese woman's kidney and part of her liver were transplanted in...

Tips That Will Help In Recovery From Surgery

Recovery from surgeries can be tough There is a lot of care that one needs after a surgery There are some certain ways...

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