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Not suitable for obese patients

Body contouring

Yan Trokel, MD, Cosmetic Surgeon, Founder and Director The YAN Center for Corrective & Cosmetic Surgery, discusses body contouring using the “Zerona” device, a procedure not recommended for overly obese patients. Reading: Paul M, Mulholland...

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Transcatheter aortic valve implantation leaves 1 in 10 patients with kidney injury

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – The incidence of acute kidney injury after transcatheter aortic valve implantation (TAVI) is higher than 10%, a Canadian study shows. As reported in an early online issue of the European Heart Journal, these injuries...

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C-sections, necessary or not, increase maternal morbidity and mortality

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – All cesarean sections put women at increased risk of adverse events, including death, according to the World Health Organization’s Global Survey on Maternal and Perinatal Health Research Group. The group urges that...