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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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Shortly after the MRI results were reviewed, the patient was referred to our tertiary care center.
The final outcome of this experiment in vertically integrating an academic tertiary care center with a primary managed care provider organization is still in doubt.
These guidelines were immediately implemented at Magee-Womens Hospital, a tertiary care center with 36 ob.
The utility of transnasal esophagoscopy as a screening tool was validated in a recent large study in which significant findings were identified in half of 592 procedures performed for reflux, globus, or dysphagia; the study was performed in a large tertiary care center (Laryngoscope 2005;115:321-3).
We performed a retrospective review of 378 flexible esophagoscopy procedures that had been performed between June 1995 and June 1999 at an academic tertiary care center.
A 1-year prospective study at Fletcher Allen Health Care, a 500-bed community and tertiary care center in Burlington, found that infectious disease specialists gave 1,001 curbside consultations, defined as advice or suggestions given to another physician without seeing the patient.
A 511-bed community-based, tertiary care center in Atlanta's midtown, Emory Crawford Long Hospital is staffed by 800 Emory University School of Medicine faculty and 600 community physicians.
We analyzed the outpatient otologic surgery experience at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) and its affiliate, the Arkansas Children's Hospital, a large pediatric tertiary care center, both in Little Rock.
Maine Medical Center is a nonprofit, private corporation that serves as a community hospital for the people of greater Portland, Maine and as the premier tertiary care center for northern New England.
Repeat second-trimester ultrasound exams performed in a tertiary care center over a 4-month period did not increase the detection rate of fetal anomalies, Dr.
As the first South Texas hospital with emergency services exclusively for children, Driscoll is a tertiary care center with pediatric board-certified specialists representing 19 medical and nine surgical specialties.
Even when the system works perfectly, a large tertiary care center is reimbursed a maximum of $5,800 for ischemic stroke.
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