Surgical Research

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Study Examines the Ergonomics of Surgery and its Adverse Effects on Physicians

A JAMA analysis of 21 studies shows that surgeons are at risk of developing musculoskeletal disorders due to the way they stand and equipment they use.

Posted 01/03/18 | 1 comment

A New Kind of Gender Bias for Female Surgeons

Study says the backlash women receive following surgical errors far exceeds what male surgeons experience.

Posted 11/29/17 | Post a comment

Study: Overlapping Surgeries Are Safe for Patients

A study of more than 2,000 neurosurgery patients showed no major difference in post-op complications between overlapping and non-overlapping surgeries.

Posted 11/08/17 | 3 comments

Study Finds Patients Fare Better When the Surgeon is Female

Nature or nurture? Women typically have to work harder to become surgeons, the authors point out.

Posted 10/12/17 | Post a comment

Surgeons Will Be Obsolete in a Few Years (And They're Not the Only Ones)

Artificial intelligence experts say our jobs are about to start disappearing fast.

Posted 06/06/17 | 5 comments

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