News Articles on 'Vascular Surgery'
Bariatric surgery lowers microvascular disease risk
(HealthDay)—Bariatric surgery is tied to lower overall incidence of microvascular disease in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM), according to a study published online Aug. 7 in the Annals of Internal Medicine. Rebecca O'Brien, M.D., from ...
Source: Medical Xpress
Published: 13 Aug 2018
St. Luke's Vascular Surgery Associates Welcomes Julia Bates, PA-C
St. Lukes Vascular Surgery Associates is pleased to welcome Julia Bates, Physician Assistant. Bates received her Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies at Western University of Health Sciences in Pomona, California. Bates is board certified by ...
Source: Duluth News Tribune
Published: 22 Jul 2018
Zach Miller Underwent 'Urgent' Vascular Surgery to Save Leg
Chicago Bears tight end Zach Miller underwent "urgent" surgery to repair artery damage in his knee after suffering a dislocation in Sunday's loss to the New Orleans Saints. The Bears confirmed the procedure in a statement Monday, adding the surgery was ...
Source: Bleacher Report
Published: 30 Oct 2017
Bears' Zach Miller (knee) undergoes vascular surgery
Zach Miller underwent successful vascular surgery and continues to be treated at a New Orleans hospital after suffering a devastating leg injury in Sunday's game against the Saints. The Chicago Bears released an update on the tight end's status on Monday ...
Published: 31 Oct 2017
Northside Vascular Surgery Welcomes New Doctor
From Northside Hospital: The physicians and staff of Northside Vascular Surgery are pleased to welcome Dr. Brooks Whitney to the full-service vascular surgery and endovascular therapy practice. Northside Vascular Surgery specializes in the diagnosis and ...
Source: USA Patch
Published: 24 Apr 2018
Vascular surgery woes overstated, says Sydney physician
SYDNEY, N.S. — A doctor in Sydney says there are legitimate concerns about the current state of health care in Cape Breton but access to vascular surgery isn’t as poor as it’s been presented recently. In an interview Tuesday, Dr. Rex Dunn said a ...
Source: Cape Breton Post
Published: 02 Oct 2017
'Vascular surgery still a neglected field in India'
BENGALURU: The Vascular Society of India held its 23rd annual conference in the city on Thursday and delegates highlighted how vascular surgery is still a neglected specialty. Vascular surgery deals with diseases related to arteries and veins. India has a ...
Source: The New Indian Express
Published: 16 Sep 2016
Emory Vascular Surgery Center Opens in Johns Creek
JOHNS CREEK, GA -- A new Emory Clinic Vascular Surgery Office and Vein Center is now open at Emory Johns Creek Hospital. The office located at 6335 Hospital Parkway Suite 203 in the Physician's Plaza includes five Emory Clinic vascular surgeons ...
Source: USA Patch
Published: 05 Dec 2016
Journal of Vascular Surgery
Journal of Vascular Surgery provides vascular, cardiothoracic, and general surgeons with the most recent information in vascular surgery. Original, peer-reviewed articles cover clinical and experimental studies, noninvasive diagnostic techniques, processes ...
Published: 23 Mar 2017
Society for Vascular Surgery Launches New Vascular Quality Inititiative
Newswise — The Society for Vascular Surgery® (SVS) announced a new quality initiative to improve the care of patients with vascular disease. The Vascular Quality Improvement Initiative includes a registry and regional study groups to analyze the data ...
Published: 12 Nov 2010
Society for Vascular Surgery elects new president
Dr. Bruce Perler was elected president of the Society for Vascular Surgery at the Chicago-based group's annual meeting in June. Perler, 65, will lead a 5,300-member organization, overseeing four governing councils, 26 committees and 400 members. He is a ...
Source: Modern Healthcare
Published: 27 Jul 2015
Kidney injury common following vascular surgery
Both acute kidney injury and chronic kidney disease were common in patients undergoing major vascular surgical procedures and were associated with an increase in long-term cardiovascular-specific death compared with patients with no kidney disease ...
Source: Medical Xpress
Published: 23 Dec 2015
Study Shows High Risk and Impact of Stroke after Vascular Surgery
Newswise — San Francisco, CA. (February 4, 2013) – Patients undergoing major vascular surgery procedures are at increased risk of stroke, leading to a high mortality rate and prolonged hospitalization, according to a study in the February issue of ...
Published: 04 Feb 2013
Vascular Surgery & Endovascular Intervention
The Central Maine Heart and Vascular Institute at Central Maine Medical Center supports the work of vascular and endovascular surgeons who diagnose and treat patients with circulatory system problems. These doctors are assisted by physician assistants who ...
Published: 16 Feb 2016
Resignation of surgeon sparks concern over vascular surgery
THE resignation of a senior surgeon, along with the findings of an independent review, raised several concerns about a controversial shake-up of vascular surgery in the Thames Valley. Certain complex vascular procedures, for patients with disorders of the ...
Source: Bucks Free Press
Published: 15 Nov 2012