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Surgeon General Blames Lack of Marijuana Research on Schedule 1 Status

At a national summit on police efforts to address the United States’ opioid epidemic, U.S. Surgeon General Jerome Adams spoke about the need for further scientific and medical research on cannabis.

Source: High Times
Published: 11 Dec 2018

Surgeon general tells Aberdeen Proving Ground audience how to help combat opioid epidemic

Dr. Jerome Adams, U.S. surgeon general, emphasized Tuesday that it takes partnerships for communities to reverse the tide of an opioid epidemic that has claimed tens of thousands of lives across the nation. Adams, keynote speaker for the National Opioid ...

Source: The Baltimore Sun
Published: 11 Dec 2018

Global Robotic General Surgery Market 2017 Forecast to 2021 with Key Companies Profile, Supply, Demand, Cost Structure and Growth Factors

Robotic General Surgery Market report focuses on rising market drifts to pinpoint market opportunities, to assist businesses and develop effective ways to optimize their market positions. The Robotic General Surgery Market report contains intensive ...

Source: Military Technologies
Published: 06 Dec 2018

Surgeon General: Federal drug classification needs changes

BOSTON — The nation’s drug classification system should be revisited but illegal drugs shouldn’t simply be decriminalized nationwide, U.S. Surgeon General Jerome Adams told a gathering of police leaders focused on the opioids crisis Thursday in Boston.

Source: The Washington Post
Published: 07 Dec 2018

Rethink Due for Stopping Transgender Hormone Tx Before Surgery?

"In general, the thing that surprised me most about the findings was how few studies really looked at the risk of exogenous hormones and surgery," she continued. "A lot of research stopped after the 1980s, but hormone regimens continued to change ...

Source: MedPage Today
Published: 05 Dec 2018

Surgeon general suggests reconsidering marijuana's status as Schedule 1 controlled substance

President Trump’s surgeon general, Jerome Adams, discussed reviewing marijuana’s placement under the U.S. Controlled Substances Act, raising concerns Thursday over its effect on restricting scientific and medical research. The top adviser to U.S ...

Source: The Washington Times
Published: 07 Dec 2018

Surgeon general: "We all pay the price" for opioid epidemic

BOSTON -- In the roughly 20 minutes U.S. Surgeon General Jerome Adams spent addressing law enforcement and health care leaders in Boston Thursday morning, two Americans would die of opioid overdoses, he told the crowd gathered in a Harvard Medical School ...

Source: The Lowell Sun
Published: 06 Dec 2018

Surgeon General: Drug classification system needs to be revisited

Illegal drugs shouldn’t be decriminalized nationwide, but the system for classifying them should be reexamined, U.S. Surgeon General Jerome Adams said at a national law enforcement summit on the opioid epidemic in Boston Thursday. “Just as we need to ...

Source: Boston Herald
Published: 07 Dec 2018

New general surgeon joins Santa Cruz Valley Regional Hospital

Surgeon Vinod Gollapalli, MD.. joined Santa Cruz Valley Regional Hospital on Mon, Dec. 3, 2018. Courtesy: Santa Cruz Valley Regional Hospital TUCSON –A new general surgeon has joined the Santa ...

Source: KVOA 4
Published: 05 Dec 2018

Surgeon General: Federal Drug Schedule Should Be Revisited

U.S. Surgeon General Jerome Adams has told police officers from across the country that he believes the nation's classification system for illegal drugs should be revisited. Dec. 6, 2018, at 1:45 p.m. BOSTON (AP) — U.S. Surgeon General Jerome Adams has ...

Source: U.S. News & World Report
Published: 06 Dec 2018

Surgeon general: Police, health care must collaborate to end opioid crisis

US Surgeon General Jerome Adams told a gathering of police leaders Thursday that law enforcement, health care groups, and community organizations must collaborate if the country is to contain the deadly opioid crisis. “We cannot create behavioral and ...

Source: The Boston Globe
Published: 06 Dec 2018

Atlantic General Hospital building surgery center in Ocean Pines — 3 insights

Berlin, Md.-based Atlantic General Hospital is building a facility in Ocean Pines, Md. to consolidate its services into a central location, Delmarva Now reports. Here's what you should know: 1. The facility will include a surgery center with an operating ...

Source: Becker's ASC
Published: 11 Dec 2018

U.S. Surgeon General Weighs In On Police Response To Opioid Crisis At PAARI Summit

Speaking at the annual summit of the Police Assisted Addiction and Recovery Institute [PAARI], U.S. Surgeon General Dr. Jerome Adams said a culture shift might be needed for both police and public health officials to deal with the nation's opioid epidemic.

Source: WBUR
Published: 08 Dec 2018

Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force Surgeon General Visits Navy Medicine West

Rear Adm. Takehiko Murakami, Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force (JMSDF) surgeon general and director of medicine, visited Navy Medicine West (NMW) headquarters, Dec. 3, and discussed ongoing partnerships and regional medical initiatives. During his visit ...

Source: DVIDSHub
Published: 04 Dec 2018

Surgeon General to speak at police summit on opioids crisis

The U.S. Surgeon General is speaking at a national summit in Boston focused on police efforts to address the opioid epidemic

Source: MSN
Published: 03 Dec 2018

TRMC’s first female general surgeon to speak at ABAC commencement

TIFTON — Dr. Tracy Nolan, the first female general surgeon at Tift Regional Medical Center, will be the guest speaker at the fall commencement ceremony on Dec. 13 at Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College. A total of 170 students are expected to receive ...

Source: The Tifton Gazette
Published: 08 Dec 2018

U.S. Surgeon General Says We Need to Reconsider How We Schedule Marijuana

“Just as we need to look at criminal justice laws, rules and regulations, we need to look at health laws, rules and regulations, and that includes the scheduling system,” said Adams during a ...

Source: TheJointBlog
Published: 07 Dec 2018

UPMC Susquehanna welcomes new plastic and reconstructive surgeon

He is board certified by the American Board of Surgeons in both plastic and general surgery. In addition to his education, he is a member of the American Society of Plastic Surgery, American Association of Plastic Surgery, American Council of Academic ...

Published: 03 Dec 2018

General Surgery Trends & Opportunities - Global Procedure Volumes Analysis Report 2018-2022 -

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "General Surgery Trends & Opportunities - Procedure Volumes Analysis - Global" report has been added to's offering. In 2017, the number of general surgery procedures performed worldwide totalled ...

Source: NewsOK
Published: 19 Nov 2018

Robotic General Surgery Market Global Growth in Production-Consumption Ratio through 2025

(EMAILWIRE.COM, November 15, 2018 ) The Robotic General Surgery Market research study involved the extensive use of both primary and secondary sources. The Robotic General Surgery Market research process involved the study of various factors affecting the ...

Published: 15 Nov 2018

Oswego Health welcomes general surgeon Howard Simon, MD

Oswego Health welcomed general surgeon Howard Simon, MD, to its medical staff. Dr. Simon has been delivering surgical care at Oswego Health’s surgery center since July and is now formally joining the providers at Oswego Health’s surgical services ...

Source: Watertown Daily Times
Published: 28 Nov 2018

New clinical protocol after general surgery cuts opioid prescribing in half

In recent years deaths from opioid overdoses have become one of the most common injury-related deaths in North America. The continent also has the highest per capita rate of opioid prescription in the world. Recognizing the role that opioid prescribing ...

Source: Medical Xpress
Published: 24 Oct 2018

Robotic General Surgery Market Insights, Forecast To 2025

This report studies the global market size of Robotic General Surgery in key regions like North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, Central & South America and Middle East & Africa, focuses on the consumption of Robotic General Surgery in these regions.

Published: 20 Oct 2018

Welcome to the Division of General Surgery

Stanford's Division of General Surgery is made up of subspecialty sections in colorectal surgery, minimally invasive and bariatric surgery, trauma/critical care and acute care surgery and surgical oncology (breast, gastrointestinal ...

Published: 24 Oct 2018

Robotic General Surgery Market Enhancement in Medical Sector 2018 to 2025

This report presents an in-depth assessment of the Robotic General Surgery including enabling technologies, key trends, market drivers, challenges, standardization, regulatory landscape, deployment models, operator case studies, opportunities, future ...

Source: Digital Journal
Published: 18 Oct 2018

Global Robotic General Surgery Market 2017-2021: Market to grow at a CAGR of 10.53%

The "Global Robotic General Surgery Market 2017-2021" report has been added to Research and Markets' offering. The global robotic general surgery market to grow at a CAGR of 10.53% during the period 2017-2021. The report covers the present scenario and the ...

Source: Yahoo Finance
Published: 15 Dec 2017