Anesthesiology

The 25 Greatest Legal Movies: Expanding the Boundaries

Washed-up, down-on-his-luck, alcoholic lawyer Frank Galvin, played brilliantly by Paul Newman, tries to resurrect his career by taking a medical …

Bruce Willis

HC upholds MCI’s decision of punishing doctor for negligence

The Delhi High Court has upheld the decision of the Medical Council of India (MCI) ordering removal of a doctor’s name from the Indian Medical …

Judiciary

How anesthesia affects your brain and body

Millions of Americans undergo anesthesia each year. Since 1846, doctors have used a variety of drugs to make patients unconscious for surgery, but even though the medications have changed, there's one thing that remains the same— it works. But how exactly? We don't know every detail about what's …

Anesthesia

Family of six-year-old Marley makes desperate bone marrow donor appeal

The family of a six-year-old boy from Newport have launched a desperate search for a donor who could save his life.<p>Marley Nicholls was diagnosed with …

News (Wales)

Arrest after 'mass overdose' in US park

A suspect is in custody after more than 40 individuals overdosed in a Connecticut park on a drug suspected of being laced with an opioid, police …

Fentanyl

What Does Orthognathic Surgery Cost

Orthognathic surgery is a corrective jaw surgery that straightens or realigns your jaw, and corrects related skeletal deformities that a patient may …

Dentistry

St. Louis Couple Charged In Infant's Overdose Death

The 8-month-old girl was exposed to fentanyl, an opiod that has been used to execute a death-row prisoner.<p>ST. LOUIS, MO — A St. Louis couple is …

Death Row

Paris Jackson reportedly undergoes emergency surgery without anesthesia

Lara Spencer reports the buzziest stories of the day in "GMA" Pop News.

Anesthesia

Sensitive Teeth? 5 Natural Ways For Relief From Tooth Sensitivity

You may know that feeling; biting into some extremely hot, cold or sour only to experience a sharp and piercing pain going right down to the deep …

Saltwater

Edmonton dentist has to pay $330,000 after patient left with permanent brain damage

A retired Edmonton dentist has to pay $330,000 related to the case of a young girl who suffered permanent brain damage following a dentist …

Dentistry

Body modifier urged mother, 30, against hospital visit despite pain, court told

The 30-year-old mother visited Russell for other procedures in the past.<p>Loading<p>But she complained of pain in the days following the snowflake surgery …

Crime

How Should Refusal of Tracheostomy as Part of an Adolescent's Perioperative Planned Intubation Be Regarded?

Abstract<p>Here we present a case of a patient in terminal respiratory failure refusing to consent to emergent tracheostomy in the setting of an …

Medicine

Paris Jackson Undergoes Surgery Without Anesthesia to Remove Abscess ‘Almost the Size of a Golf Ball’

<b>Paris Jackson</b> underwent surgery on Friday, August 10, and endured the most pain she has ever experienced in her life. That’s because the 20-year-old …

Los Angeles

31 Long-Forgotten Native American Medical Cures

When it comes to herbal remedies, many of us are familiar with the benefits of Echinacea or purple cone flower as an antibiotic, willow bark as a …

Native Americans

People are getting amnesia after overdosing on fentanyl

When used medically, the synthetic opioid fentanyl is considered a safe and powerful anaesthetic. But on the street, where illicitly made fentanyl masquerades as heroin, the drug is so pervasive and potent (up to 50 times stronger than heroin) that it has become the leading cause of fatal overdoses …

The New England Journal of Medicine

ME & MY OPERATION: The tap in the eye that could stop glaucoma patients from losing their sight

THE PATIENT<p>During a routine annual eye test when I was 58, the optician spotted that the pressure in both my eyes was much higher than it should have …

Health (UK)

Dental Anesthesia Side Effects

Medical procedures are sometimes necessary to maintain your health, including oral health. Anesthesia is inherent to more involved procedures, …

Dentistry

Paris Jackson returned on stage a day after surgery for Abscess

los Angeles, Aug 13 (IANS) Actress-model Paris Jackson underwent surgery to remove an abscess - and despite the pain, she was onstage the next day to …

Michael Jackson

Florida Supreme Court blocks execution in Miami-Dade murder

The Florida Supreme Court has indefinitely put on hold Tuesday’s scheduled execution of Death Row inmate Jose Antonio Jimenez, convicted of killing a …

Orlando

Ever Wondered How Anesthesia Works?

Sleeping medications have around since the 19th century, and anesthesia is still used millions of times a year. So how does it work exactly?<p>Melanie …

DC United

Lighter sedation won't drop risk of postop delirium: For healthier adults, however, deep sedation doubles risk for delirium after surgery

For healthier adults, however, deep sedation doubles risk for delirium after surgery<p>Researchers say a study designed to see if reducing the amount of …

Medicine

This Week At Cedar Hill Cemetery

Wednesday, August 15, 10:00 am<p><b>Discover Cedar Hill – Highlight Tour</b><p><b>Wednesday, August 15, 10:00 am, $5.00; Members Free</b><br>Join us for this introductory …

Cemeteries

Table 2: Top transformative drugs or drug classes identified via modified Delphi protocol

From: The most transformative drugs of the past 25 years: a survey of physicians<p>Clinical field<p>Consensus top selection<p>Consensus second-place …

Clinical Trials

Paris Jackson Underwent Surgery Without Anesthesia

It sounds like Paris Jackson’s pain threshold is remarkably high.<p>The 20-year-old model, actress, and musician — and yes, the daughter of the late …

Medicine

Katherine Jackson watches granddaughter Paris perform with her new band

Paris Jackson formed The Soundflowers with musician and singer Gabriel Glenn.<p>The 20-year-old daughter of late King of Pop Michael Jackson has started …

Bands

Time to breathe easy and relax | Gemma Cairney

I’m on my second day out of surgery after having a grapefruit-sized fibroid removed from my stomach under general anaesthetic. I’m feeling part relieved, as it’s something I’ve wanted to do for years, but bewildered, too. I’ve got to take it easy, do everything slowly during my recovery – but I’m …

Fashion (UK)

Agony as husband carries out emergency treatment on wife without anaesthetic

When Ann Tyndall fell and broke her leg in three places during a hike it was a race against time.<p>Fortunately her coastguard husband Paul was with her …

Coast Guard

BlueCross At A Stalemate With Nashville Anesthesiologists

A contract stalemate between Tennessee's largest health insurer and anesthesiologists in Nashville could start causing headaches for patients at the …

Health Care

Malaysian doctor acquitted over death of former DPM Zahid's son-in-law

KUALA LUMPUR: An obstetrician and gynaecologist was acquitted and discharged by a Malaysian court on Friday (Aug 10) over the death of former deputy …

Kuala Lumpur

William Morton and the Painless Ether Anesthesia

On August 9, 1819, American dentist <b>William Thomas Green Morton</b> was born. He was the first to publicly demonstrate the use of inhaled ether as a …

Science