Surgery

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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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Nova Medical Centers, India's first multi-specialty standalone Ambulatory Surgery Group today inaugurated the 1st National Conference on Ambulatory Surgery and launched the Indian Society of Ambulatory Surgery [ISAS] in Bangalore.
As a result, they successfully sought outside investment capital, built the ambulatory surgery center themselves and began to profit from its successful operations.
According to Dale Krynak, administrator of The Lafayette Eye Center and the soon-to-be-completed Lafayette Ambulatory Surgery Center, "There are three or four costs involved with a surgery.
The authors concluded that hospitals will feel threatened by freestanding ambulatory surgery center requests to provide overnight observation of surgical patients.