Published: Mon, 06 Oct 2008 02:59:55 PST
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Wed, 14 Mar 2007 07:51:06 PSTConcentrating resources in large centres provides benefit for abdominal aortic aneurysm surgery.
Wed, 14 Mar 2007 07:41:20 PSTGastric bypass surgery can lead to a vitamin deficiency that can cause Wernicke encephalopathy.
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Sat, 18 Nov 2006 15:52:34 PSTResearch suggests carpal tunnel syndrome is caused by a shearing injury of the tissue that lines the tendons.
Mon, 13 Nov 2006 18:45:57 PSTComplications of include respiratory, bleeding, cardiac complications -- mortality rate 2 per 1,000.
Tue, 24 Oct 2006 19:51:22 PSTStapling of hemorrhoids is associated with higher recurrence rates than hemorrhoid removal surgery.