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92-year-old man undergoes successful hip surgery

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 08, 2014, 16:50

In a rare case, a 92-year old man underwent a successful hip replacement procedure at a city hospital here.

People undergoing total knee replacements 4 times likelier to die than partial surgery counterparts

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 08, 2014, 15:57

A new study has revealed that partial knee replacement surgery is safer than total knee replacement and people who undergo the latter are four times more likely to die in the first month after surgery.

Weight loss surgery may cause bone loss

Last Updated: Tuesday, June 24, 2014, 19:11

Regarded as the most effective treatment for severe obesity, bariatric surgery may lead to bone loss for at least two years even after the body weight stabilises, says a study.

`Smart` eye-embedded device can manage glaucoma better

Last Updated: Tuesday, June 17, 2014, 12:58

In a ray of hope for glaucoma patients, engineers have designed a first of its kind electronic sensor that can be placed permanently in a person`s eye to track changes in eye pressure.

Weight loss surgery may help lower cancer risk amongst obese people

Last Updated: Thursday, June 05, 2014, 10:23

Researchers have said that weight loss surgery could also help reduce the risk of cancer to rates almost similar to those of people of normal weight.

Surgery on weekends, afternoons ups death risk: Study

Last Updated: Sunday, June 01, 2014, 13:17

In a first that shows cyclic influences on hospital mortality in patients after surgery, a new research says that the risk of death is the highest following surgery conducted on weekends, in the afternoon or in February.

New heart valve does not require open surgery

Last Updated: Tuesday, May 06, 2014, 15:07

Doctors in the US have implanted a newly approved aortic heart valve device in a patient that does not require open surgery.

Weight-loss surgery can decrease liver damage

Last Updated: Monday, May 05, 2014, 09:18

Researchers have said that bariatric surgery, which is best known for its ability to help patients lose substantial weight, can also result in significant improvement in nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD).

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