A tear in the aorta is still a dangerous emergency, but rates of survival once in the hospital have improved greatly since the 1950s, research finds.
Fish oil may be an effective way to ease delirium and instances of inflammation after surgery, a study with mice shows.
A new untethered magnetic needle may one day be able to tap through tissue to perform less invasive, more precise surgery,
A CBD tablet reduces pain after shoulder surgery without side effects sometimes associated with CBD use, such as nausea, anxiety, and liver toxicity.
An artificial intelligence tutoring system outperformed expert human instructors when teaching medical students in a simulated brain tumor surgery.
With new smart sutures, a battery-free, wireless sensor can detect and transmit information about wounds from deep surgical sites.
New findings strongly link cataract surgery with a lower risk of dementia among older people.
A third of children who undergo a procedure for a severe congenital heart condition identify as frail. That can affect their health outcomes after surgery.