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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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A comparison of two skin preps used in cardiac surgical procedures.
Table 30: German Cosmetic Surgical Procedures Market by Select
provide surgeons with better visibility during surgical procedures by minimizing the collection of blood at the operative site;
Advanced Aesthetics offers a full range of cosmetic surgical procedures of the face, breast, and body.
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This morbidly obese population underwent approximately 170,000 bariatric surgical procedures in 2005, and this procedure base is growing at approximately 18% per year.
These risks and uncertainties relate to our business, our industry and our common stock and include: our ability to acquire, develop or manage a sufficient number of profitable surgical facilities, including facilities that are not exclusively dedicated to eye-related procedures; reduced prices and reimbursement rates for surgical procedures; our ability to maintain successful relationships with the physicians who use our surgical facilities; the application of existing or proposed government regulations, or the adoption of new laws and regulations, that could limit our business operations, require us to incur significant expenditures or limit our ability to relocate our facilities if necessary; and demand for elective surgical procedures.
Our devices have been used in more than 70 types of open and laparoscopic surgical procedures.
In the last 12 months approximately 2,500 total surgical procedures were performed at this center and we expect this acquisition will be immediately accretive to our earnings," added Mr.
a significant expansion of the approved list of procedures that could be safely performed in an ASC, essentially allowing all surgical procedures, other than those that pose a significant safety risk or generally require an overnight stay.
In the last 12 months approximately 1,900 ophthalmic surgical procedures were performed at this center and we expect this acquisition will be immediately accretive to our earnings," added Mr.
The Endowrist PK Dissecting Forceps will provide da Vinci(R) Surgical System users greater tissue management capabilities utilizing the unique traits of PK Technology for a variety of robotically assisted surgical procedures.