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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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However, patients often demand minimally invasive surgery because of the faster recovery times (Kolata 2010).
The global minimally invasive surgery market report provides market size (Revenue USD Million 2013 to 2020), market share and forecasts growth trends (CAGR%, 2016 to 2020).
AIMIS is the American Institute of Minimally Invasive Surgery is a well-known centre for minimally invasive surgery, according to the press release, that has been operating out of the American Medical Centre in Nicosia since 2011.
To investigate the levels of variation in the use of minimally invasive surgery (MIS) across the United States, Dr.
On the future of minimally invasive surgery, he said, "The subject of minimally invasive surgery is new, but the incredibly swift development of minimally invasive techniques suggests to me that good news will spread quickly and its adoption will surely spread into fields where it has not yet even been attempted.
Thaler said his goal is to create a Center of Excellence in minimally invasive surgery at the hospital, ultimately, offering ground-breaking techniques in digestive surgery.
The 3-D laparoscopy device is part of a bigger project involving robotic surgery and minimally invasive surgery in which the Army is introducing new technologies at all military health-care facilities.
The plan included a $750,000 investment by Kapiolani's parent company, Hawaii Pacific Health, into capital improvements that included retrofitting one operating room and putting in a totally new, minimally invasive surgery suite.
In minimally invasive surgery, doctors do not cut patients wide open.
Robotics for minimally invasive surgery (MIS) and natural orifice transluminal endoscopic surgery (NOTES)
Because the incisions are smaller (3 to 4 inches), the anterior approach is sometimes confused with minimally invasive surgery.

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