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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.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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Regardless of the clinical rotation period, the exposure to a plastic surgery ward would give medical students the opportunity to observe a range of pathologies including lumps, ulcers, pressure sores, lymphadenopathy, head and neck masses, burns, and soft tissue injuries.
Study shows poor awareness and perception amongst medical students regarding plastic surgery. One of the reasons could be plastic surgery not being a regional specialty.
in the management of burns and paediatric congenital conditions, plastic surgery did not feature prominently in several of its other core disciplines, notably hand surgery, maxillofacial trauma and skin cancer.
The Fit4Forum Exhibition & Conference is organised by Joud, a division of Qatar Information & Marketing (QIM) and is supported by the HMC in collaboration with the Pan Arab Association for Burns & Plastic Surgery and the GCC Association of Plastic Surgeons.
Concern about patient safety heightened with the death of aspiring pop singer Wang Bei during plastic surgery in 2010.
Professor Hamid Hasan also mentioned the support of hospital administration for organizing Plastic Surgery Camp in a disciplined manner.
Thus, the real therapeutic object of plastic surgery for Pitanguy, according to the author of this article, "is not the body bur the mind" because "patients notoriously do not have an objective body image".
"I do not need a plastic surgery, God gave already gave me beauty," said Narmin.
The Ohio-based surgeon graduated from Tehran University Medical School in 1971, interned at Flushing Hospital in New York in 1974, and completed his residency in general surgery at Boston University in 1978 and a residency in plastic surgery at The Cleveland Clinic Foundation in 1980.
Plastic surgery is not as painless as television shows make it out to be.
From the Division of Facial Plastic Surgery, Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, University of Illinois at Chicago (Dr.
* Stay local: "I condemn plastic surgery holidays," Cap says.