Tag Archives: Surgery

How minimally invasive surgery was spun as the ‘latest and greatest’ for cervical cancer

Small incisions made by wands in laparoscopic surgery were touted as a “breakthrough” for cervical cancer. To understand how minimally invasive surgery for cervical cancer became popular before high-quality evidence was available about its outcomes, consider some rah-rah local news coverage. Back in 1995, for example, The Record of Hackensack, N.J., reported that laparoscopy “made… Read More »

Cataract surgery for senior drivers tied to reduced car crash risk, costs

(Reuters Health) – Cataract surgery can significantly reduce car crashes involving senior drivers and the cost of those accidents to the community, researchers say. Their study involved 2,849 drivers age 60 and older in Western Australia, all of whom had cataract surgery on both eyes and were involved in vehicular crashes as the driver. Altogether,… Read More »

Why Body Contouring Treatments Are Better Than Weight Loss Surgery?

by Loom Solar Private Limited Why Body Contouring Treatments Are Better Than Weight Loss Surgery? Body sculpting or body contouring treatments have become remarkably popular nowadays owing to its non-invasive safe and effective means to eliminate stubborn cellulite from your body. The primary advantage of the body contouring techniques is in addition to shedding the excess fat… Read More »