Surgery

DIY Appendectomy Kit Now Available

With surgeons’ schedules increasingly filled, a DIY appendectomy kit has been created to save ...

Manhattan Clam Chowder Mistaken For Bloody Emesis

New York, NY- In a case of understandable confusion, a bowl of uneaten Manhattan ...

Brie Hammersley complete blood loss

Op Note: ‘Successful Despite Complete Blood Loss’

BIRMINGHAM, AL – With the exception of complete and total blood loss, today’s routine ...

Surgical Residency disassembled after Intern fills out ACGME survey

On Monday, 40 surgical residents from the prestigious Hospital for Ultimate Surgery found themselves ...

Resident Wins Extra Shift for Violating Duty Hours

Tampa, FL – Calling the eighty hour work week “non-negotiable”, local Program Director Tom ...

Surgery on a Grape: Behind the Drapes

By now, everyone has seen the videos of the da Vinci robotic surgery system ...

urine input

Yikes: Patient Reports 1.5 Liters of Urine Input

LOS ANGELES, CA – Completely catching his inpatient team off guard, a hospitalized patient ...