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SURGERY, med. jur. That part of the healing art which relates to external diseases; their treatment; and, specially, to the manual operations adopted for their cure.
     2. Every lawyer should have some acquaintance with surgery; his knowledge on this subject will be found useful in cases of homicide and wounds.

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Randomized clinical trial of the effects of immediate enteral nutrition on metabolic responses to major colorectal surgery in an enhanced recovery protocol.
Mechanical bowel preparation for elective colorectal surgery.
Based on the results, Deltex Medical and Premier will initiate the next phase of the program, a PIRC focusing further on the care delivered to colorectal surgery patients.
He explained that various surgeries conducted by the visiting experts will be displayed through a live surgery transmission from the operation theatre to the medical education auditorium, where most of HMC surgeons, at all levels, besides the nursing staff, will be present to learn about the new surgical techniques used in the field of colorectal surgery.
Table 1 Patient characteristics and type of surgery All operations Colorectal surgery Total number of patients 100 65 Gender (M/F) 65/35 27/38 Age, y (mean, SD, range) 66 (13, 22-94) 66 (14.
Alan Horgan, consultant in colorectal surgery, led the study at the hospital.
Others include trauma, chronic straining, aging, various gastrointestinal disorders, neurologic conditions, outlet obstruction, and side effects of colorectal surgery.
We are looking forward to the Sylys Surgical Sealant clinical trial that will evaluate this potentially life-saving product for colorectal surgery patients," said James T.
Steven Wexner, Director of the Digestive Disease Center and Chairman of the Department of Colorectal Surgery at Cleveland Clinic Florida, and a paid consultant for Mederi Therapeutics Inc.
He is allowed to practise his specialism only - colorectal surgery - and only under the supervision of a named consultant, who must report back to the GMC.
Cardiff and Vale University Health Board led the way with two awards for its work in enhanced recovery after colorectal surgery and the development of a faculty to drive innovation and service improvements for the benefits of patients.
Cardiff and Vale UHB's work to improve its clinical psychology training programme and the introduction of an enhanced recovery programme for patients after colorectal surgery, to help them recover quicker, caught the judges' eye.