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  • noun

Synonyms for surgery

operation

Synonyms for surgery

a room in a hospital equipped for the performance of surgical operations

a medical procedure involving an incision with instruments

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Enhanced recovery after surgery protocols were initially described in open colorectal surgery, but have since been studied in a variety of surgical specialties, including urology.
Meta-analysis of randomized clinical trials of colorectal surgery with or without mechanical bowel preparation.
A recent preliminary study within Premier's QUEST([R]) Comparative Effectiveness & Innovation Program (QCEIP) suggests that using an enhanced recovery protocol improved care for patients undergoing colorectal surgery at Duke University Medical Center (DUMC).
Speaking about the experts, Dr Abunada said: "These visits come as part of the continuing medical education programme of HMC Colorectal Surgery Unit, aiming at highlighting the latest developments in the field, exchanging knowledge and expertise with reputable international surgeons.
The overall complication rate was slightly higher than hypothesised and seems high in absolute terms: however, it is similar to reports from previous investigators in patients having colorectal surgery where complications rates ranged from 15 (16) to 70%7.
The assessors visited the elderly and complex care ward 6, ward 8 for colorectal surgery and ward 17 - for acute medicine and respiratory care - at HRI.
Shellnut, a colorectal surgery fellow at William Beaumont Hospital.
Consultant in colorectal surgery Vijay Jadhav said: "This is very exciting for the hospital.
The study followed 108 patients undergoing colorectal surgery.
Mark's Hospital) and Clark (Barts and the London NHS Trust) review current topics and future directions in the field for consultant colorectal surgeons and those general surgeons with an interest in colorectal surgery.
Other appointments will help colorectal surgery gynaecology and orthopaedic services meet targets.
The holder of a year-long fellowship in colorectal surgery at Christchurch Hospital, Simi Lolohea, spoke on the "J Pouch", an ileo-anal pouch which can be used in place of a colostomy.
On a visit to the Department of Colorectal Surgery at St Mary's NHS Trust in Paddington, central London, Lady Hayman said the Government was keen to try to reduce the 20,000 deaths in Britain every year from the ailment.
Madoff, director of research, division of Colorectal Surgery, University of Minnesota.
At least one third of post-surgical deaths following colorectal surgery are attributed to leaks, and survivors generally have protracted and expensive recoveries.