A few extra hours to save: the first time the operation was carried out on the new technology in the United States

In the USA, the technique of lowering body temperature during an operation was first used. The technique allows the body of a critically ill patient to be cooled to 10-15 ° C, which gives doctors an additional several hours to perform the operation. RBC writes about this. A group of doctors from the medical ...

Russian pumped 3 liter of petroleum jelly into his hands and nearly died due to tissue necrosis

Kirill Tereshin, a 23-year-old Russian, known as the "bazooka hands", had toxic substances and dying tissue removed from both hands. Details are reported by "Lenta.ru". The operation was performed at a clinic in Moscow. According to doctors, amputation was quite possible, but extreme measures did not have to be taken. Tereshin became famous for several years ...

In New Jersey, a bone marrow donor died during surgery: his family are suing doctors

The fiancee of a New Jersey high school principal, who died earlier this year during a bone marrow donation operation, has filed a lawsuit blaming negligent doctors for his death. Derrick Nelson's fiancee Sheronda Breaker described him as worthy ...

On the verge of fiction: doctors operated on an unborn child

A woman in the UK underwent so-called 'fetal reconstitution' surgery after learning of her child's diagnosis of spina bifida, a birth defect that affects the spine. In December, Bethan Simpson of Maldon was informed that her unborn daughter Eloise had a cleft ...

Personal experience. How is the heart surgery in the US

I will make a reservation right away that I am not a doctor and I do not know at all how the same operations are carried out here - perhaps in the same way. But I was deeply impressed by the fact that the heart operation took place in the morning, and the next morning ...

Because of the forgotten needle in the heart, the American painfully died a month

In Tennessee, a family is suing TriStar Centennial Hospital, alleging that the surgeon forgot the needle during heart surgery and was unable to remove it during the second surgery. 73-year-old John Burns Johnson of Lafayette died about a month after ...

28 woman lived for years with a lens stuck in her eye and didn’t know

When a resident of Great Britain went to doctors with a complaint of swelling of the upper left eyelid, she did not expect that the reason for this would be a contact lens, which she believed fell out and was lost 28 years ago. An MRI scan of a mysterious formation under the eyelid indicated ...

In Israel, doctors restored the sight of a blind woman by transplanting a tooth into her eye

For the first time in Israel, a rare and complex operation was performed at the Beilinson Hospital - a fragment of her own tooth was implanted into the eye of a woman who lost her sight due to a corneal disease. As a result, she regained the ability to see, writes the newspaper "Vesti". All stages of the operation were ...

Donald Trump visited the hospital with his wife and told about what he saw

US President Donald Trump visited First Lady Melania at Walter Reed National Medical Center, where she is recovering from her kidney surgery on May 14. The head of the United States shared his impressions of his wife's condition on his Twitter microblog. “Our gorgeous first lady ...

Melania Trump underwent surgery on the kidneys

First Lady Melania Trump underwent kidney surgery at the Walter Reed National Medical Center in Maryland on May 14, CNN reports. “Mrs. Trump went through a kidney embolization procedure this morning for the treatment of a benign neoplasm. The procedure was completed successfully and without complications, ”said ...

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