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VR for surgery

How doctors used virtual reality to save the lives of conjoined twin sisters

During an 18-year career in medicine, Daniel Saltzman — the chief of pediatric surgery at University of Minnesota Masonic Children’s Hospital — has grown accustomed to looking at X-rays as if they were imperfect road maps of the human body. 63 more words

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The Pulse For Montana Issue #85

Click Here to Read Issue #85 of The Pulse For Montana

Included in this Issue are the following articles:

  • Medical Bombshell: Chemo Found To Spread Cancer…
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What sets a Doctor apart?

Oh, this sounds like a typical Quora post, but let’s try to jot it down here, quickly. Um, so, I am not particularly fond of doctors but I do admire their work and ‘patience’ (while they handle incessant patients). 208 more words


How patients hear their diagnoses can change everything about what happens next

When sick people seek medical care, there’s an expectation that doctors will do everything they can to manage the problem. But more care—more tests, more procedures, more aggressive treatments—is not always better. 499 more words