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This Texas doctor is only 9th Black woman pediatric surgeon in United States

According to the American Pediatric Surgical Association, she is only the “I honestly had never thought about it before because there are so few of us, that’s always been my reality,” Bowen-Jallow told Good Morning America.

Source: Click2Houston
Published: 17 May 2021

Health Matters: Pediatric Robotic Surgery

From across the room, using controls and pedals—pediatric surgeons at Golisano Children’s Hospital are now able to operate on

Source: NBC2
Published: 17 May 2021

Children's Dental Surgery of Philadelphia Achieves AAAHC Accreditation

Children's Dental Management is excited to announce that Children's Dental Surgery of Philadelphia has been fully accredited by the Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health

Source: Daily Local News
Published: 18 May 2021

Analysis of Pediatric Surgery Using the National Healthcare Insurance Service Database in Korea: How Many Pediatric Surgeons Do We Need in Korea?

Department of Pediatric Surgery, Korea University Ansan Hospital, Korea University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea. Department of Surgery, Samsung Medical Center, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine,

Source: Too Old to Operate
Published: 13 May 2021

Risk Factors for Pediatric Opioid Dependence After Surgery

Key risk factors for persistent opioid use after surgery in pediatric patients have been discovered by Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS) researchers. Study findings were presented at the 2021 Spring American Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine (ASRA) Annual Meeting.

Source: Medindia
Published: 14 May 2021

Brussels and Antwerp hospitals collaborate on pediatric surgery network

Hospitals from the two cities are teaming up to create a new network for pediatric surgery. The goal is to have a pediatric surgeon available day and night, all year round.

Source: The Brussels Times
Published: 06 May 2021

Texan Becomes 9th Black Female Pediatric Surgeon in the U.S.

Jallow did not grow up seeing doctors who looked like her, she became the ninth Black female pediatric surgeon in the U.S.

Source: Black Enterprise
Published: 10 May 2021

Study: Inhaled Levosimendan Non-Inferior to IV Administration in Pediatric Surgery

In a first-of-its kind study, young children undergoing heart surgery had similar results regardless of whether they received levosimendan intravenously or via inhalation.

Source: The American Journal of Managed Care
Published: 07 May 2021

Laser procedure for pediatric patients with epilepsy holds advantages over traditional brain surgery

Using a laser for a rare brain surgery to treat drop seizures, which cause a child with epilepsy to suddenly fall, holds some advantages over a traditional open craniotomy, including shorter hospital stays for patients,

Source: News Medical
Published: 09 May 2021

King departs for Loyola Surgery

Professor Timothy King, M.D., Ph.D., will depart UAB for the Department of Surgery at Loyola University Chicago’s Stritch School of Medicine, effective Jun. 4. He will serve as the chief of the Division of Plastic Surgery.

Source: Kaleido Scope
Published: 12 May 2021

Pediatric Cancer Survivors at Risk for Opioid Misuse

Survivors of childhood cancers are at increased risk for prescription opioid misuse compared with their peers, a review of a claims database revealed.

Source: Medscape
Published: 06 May 2021

Study Identifies Risk factors associated with postoperative delirium after cardiac surgery: BMJ

In a recent study , published in BMJ, Journal of Cardiothoracic Surgery, several risk factors associated with postoperative delirium after cardiac surgery have been identified. " Utilizing

Source: Daily
Published: 18 May 2021

Tranexamic Acid not tied to VTE complications in Orthopedic Lower Limb Surgery

Researchers from a recent study have observed that as Tranexamic acid (TXA) did not increase the risk of venous thromboembolic (VTE) complications, it is considered safe for lower limb

Source: Daily
Published: 18 May 2021

The success of a novel scoliosis surgery hinges on when growth spurts hit. Can new tools better predict them?

The success of a surgery for scoliosis depends on how much growth a patient has left. New tools could make that easier to predict.

Source: STAT
Published: 13 May 2021

3D-printed fetus models allow surgeons to identify potential obstacles, reduce risks of surgery

A state-of-the-art in-utero procedure allows surgeons to correct a birth defect on developing babies inside the womb. But operating on a mother and her unborn child at the same time can be challenging and unpredictable.

Source: News Medical
Published: 07 May 2021

Readmissions in neonatal ECMO survivors: a pediatric health information system database analysis

While there is some information on hospital readmissions and survival in non-neonatal pediatric and adult ECMO patients, there is little published data reporting readmission for neonatal ECMO survivors [ 1,

Source: Nature
Published: 13 May 2021

FDA expands indication for CoolSeal™ Trinity 5 mm Vessel Sealer to include pediatric patients

Device adds vessel capacity and cutting functionality to the CoolSeal product suiteLOUISVILLE, COLORADO, May 10, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Bolder Surgical today announced expanded indication to the FDA 510(k) clearance for the CoolSeal™ Trinity 5 mm Laparoscopic Vessel Sealer,

Source: Yahoo Finance
Published: 10 May 2021

Pediatric Brain Tumors Market Size and Share Analysis, Leading Companies, Emerging Therapies, and Epidemiology Forecast

DelveInsight’s “Pediatric Brain Tumors Market Insights, Epidemiology, and Market Forecast 2030” report delivers an in-depth understanding of the Pediatric Brain Tumors, historical and forecasted epidemiology as well as the Pediatric Brain Tumors market trends in the United States,

Source: Middle East North Africa Financial Network
Published: 12 May 2021

Laparoscopic Instruments Market by Size, Growth, Opportunity and Forecast to 2026

Selbyville, Delaware Market Study Report LLC recently added a new title on 2020-2026 Global Laparoscopic Instruments Market Size Report from its database. The report provides study with in-depth overview,

Source: MarketWatch
Published: 12 May 2021

Study identifies risk factors for pediatric opioid dependence after surgery

Researchers at Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS) have identified risk factors for persistent opioid use after surgery in pediatric patients. Study findings were presented at the 2021 Spring American Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine (ASRA) Annual Meeting.

Source: Medical Xpress
Published: 13 May 2021

Palisade Bio Receives FDA Fast Track Designation for LB1148 for Reduction of Adhesions Following Abdominal and Pelvic Surgery

LB1148 was previously granted Fast Track Designation from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for the treatment of postoperative GI

Source: Business Insider
Published: 13 May 2021

TMC breaks ground on new surgery center

Tucson Medical Center broke ground Tuesday on a new surgery center. The 17,000 square-foot center is at their Rincon Campus on the southeast side of Tucson. It'll have room for future growth and will provide additional medical and surgical services for the area---offering a convenient option for procedures.

Source: KGUN 9
Published: 12 May 2021

Day One Announces First Patient Dosed in FIREFLY-1 Pivotal Phase 2 Clinical Trial of DAY101 in Pediatric Progressive Low-Grade Glioma

Day One Biopharmaceuticals, a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company dedicated to developing and commercializing targeted therapies for patients of all ages with genetically defined cancers, today announced that the first patient has been dosed in FIREFLY-1,

Source: Yahoo Finance
Published: 11 May 2021

Knowledge gaps on opioid use after surgery offer opportunities for improving patient education

Researchers at Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS) have identified gaps in patient knowledge about pain management and opioid use before total hip replacement, including misconceptions about how much pain relief to expect from opioids after surgery,

Source: EurekAlert!
Published: 13 May 2021

Bedside clinical decision support automation can mean the difference between life and death for pediatric patients

During a virtual featured session sponsored by Philips as part of Becker's Hospital Review 11th Annual Meeting in May, sponsored by Philips, two experts shared how Children's Hospital of Georgia in Augusta is identifying patient deterioration earlier thanks to the automation of Pediatric Earning Warning Scores (PEWS).

Source: Becker's Hospital Review
Published: 10 May 2021

Tempur Sealy to help fund new pediatric sleep center at Kentucky Children’s Hospital

The Tempur Sealy Foundation pledged a gift of $2 million to support a pediatric sleep center at Kentucky Children’s Hospital. “There is an unequivocal connection between sleeping and a child’s emotional,

Source: Lane Report
Published: 05 May 2021

The business of spine surgery: ASC success strategies for surgeons

Spine surgeons interested in investing in an ASC have the opportunity to realize significant profit over the next five years. Not only is spine surgery one of the higher reimbursing specialties, but complex procedures are moving from hospitals to ASCs with increasing frequency.

Source: Becker's ASC
Published: 06 May 2021

WATCH NOW: CHI Health St. Francis unveils new surgery suites

The addition to the hospital’s northwest side was well thought out every step of the way said CHI Health St. Francis President Ed Hannon.

Source: Grand Island Independent
Published: 13 May 2021

Covenant Hospital delivered quadruplets then years later one of them undergoes heart surgery

Four years ago, the Sanchez family grew fast when Cassie gave birth to quadruplets in Covenant Hospital. She found out it was an uncommon pregnancy two months in. All four

Source: Everything Lubbock
Published: 05 May 2021