|My rescue mission: Dr Michael McBrien on changing lives|
It is an experience which he says has humbled him, both as an individual and as a medical professional, witnessing at first hand the terrible traumas faced by people in the developing world and the sacrifice of the teams on board dedicated to helping ...
Belfast Telegraph - Wed, 17 Sep 2014 00:07
|A children's specialty that became medicine's handyman|
An illustration from Nicholas Andry's book ”Orthopaedia, The Art of Preventing and Correcting Deformities in Children” became the symbol of the orthopaedics. ... For more information, please visit http://hand-shoulder-specialist.com or call 863-382-7777.
News-Sun - Wed, 17 Sep 2014 05:11
|The hand, II: Common pathologies|
Your family doctor might start his or her routine physical exam by looking at and feeling your hands. Swellings and deformities of the hand can indicate various diseases and/or injuries including arthritis, infections and nerve damage. The doctor might ...
The Southern - Mon, 25 Aug 2014 22:03
|3-year-old Hawaii boy receives 3-D-printed prosthetic 'Iron Man' hand|
ABS occurs when strands of fluid-filled sac surrounds a baby in the womb and can cause deformities of the face, arms, legs, fingers or toes, according to the U.S. Library of Medicine website. Patients spend up to $40,000 for a commercially made ...
The Post-Standard - syracuse.com - Tue, 09 Sep 2014 08:00
|At the Art Deco Festival, Talking About the Joy of Shoes|
On a blazing hot summer afternoon, designer Kimberly Manning Aker and ex-architect Alice Jurow are standing at a podium in one of the plush ballrooms on board the Queen Mary in Long Beach, presenting a winding, charming and not-at-all exhaustive ...
LA Weekly - Fri, 12 Sep 2014 07:33
|Letters for Friday, September 12, 2014|
The aunties of this island are watching increasing numbers of their children's children being born with deformities. I do not consider ... On the other hand, we are the sovereign people and the government is our out-of-control servant. When we can ...
Thegardenisland.com - Fri, 12 Sep 2014 03:06
|Monsters: 'Dr. Mütter's Marvels; A True Tale of Intrigue and Innovation at the ...|
Mütter spent a lot of time in Paris, where he learned about a form of surgery, quite radical in the 19th century, to correct physical malformations and to fix 'monsters,' as people with severe deformities were called at the time — the precursor to ...
Newsworks.org - Fri, 05 Sep 2014 03:02
|Dr. Mütter's Marvels: intrigue and innovation at the dawn of modern medicine|
However, Mütter invented a new type of treatment, which he called the Mütter Flap Surgery, which revolutionized the treatment of burn deformities. Severely burned women ... As a surgeon, Mütter's hands were one of his most valuable tools. Swift and ...
Boing Boing - Thu, 04 Sep 2014 04:03