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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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LiDCOplus Monitor on clinical outcomes in both high-risk surgery patients and
High-risk surgery is another issue which has made the medical profession more cautious, with the compensation culture deterring surgeons from using innovative procedures.
About 35% of these patients have been treated for ventricular dysfunction in a highly emergent setting, while approximately 65% have benefited from TandemHeart support during high-risk surgery or the riskiest of cardiac interventions.
The use of Intraoperative Fluid Management Technologies (IOFMT) enables closer monitoring and management of patients' hydration status during major and high-risk surgery," the centre said in its Adoption Pack report.
Using live surgical footage and 3D computer imagery, this film follows the progress of the twins as they undergo high-risk surgery to save them.
She was scheduled for high-risk surgery just two weeks later.
maintain oxygen levels in high-risk surgery patients has already been
Through this exemplary innovation in purchasing high-risk surgery for its sickest employees and their families, Lowe's has assured access to America's most renowned hospital for cardiac surgeries.
An emergency operation was not a success and he faces further high-risk surgery.
Jim Braid, 59, underwent the high-risk surgery after being told by doctors he had only two weeks to live.
0 can provide effective and adequate support for high-risk surgery patients, as well as patients presenting with marginal cardiac output as well as severe cardiogenic shock.
Jim Braid, 59, had the high-risk surgery after doctors told him he only had two weeks left to live.