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Adult Tonsillectomy

I should have written this sooner but I figured better late than never, so here I am sharing my Tonsillectomy experience. Last Novemberish I had gone to see a Sleep Medicine doctor because I pretty much knew (and everyone constantly told me) I had sleep apnea. 1,794 more words

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Halfway there...

Today I went to my third appointment for my supervised diet. Words cannot even express how excited I am to know I’m getting closer and closer to my new life. 275 more words

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Tummy Tuck 102: Surgery and the First 24 Hours

I’m not going to get too much into the surgery itself, because quite honestly I don’t really know what it consists of.  I didn’t want to know.   1,000 more words

Self-confidence

Development of a financially viable model for the management of mandibular fractures as day cases in a level 1 major trauma centre

There is a subgroup of patients with mandibular fractures who could safely and effectively be managed in an outpatient day-care unit. Suitability depends on medical, social, and operative factors, and identification of the correct criteria will govern management after that in the emergency department. 63 more words

By Alexandros G. Sfakianakis

Use of couplers for vascular anastomoses in 601 free flaps for reconstruction of defects of the head and neck: technique and two-year retrospective clinical study

We describe our experience with the use of 854 couplers for venous or arterial anastomoses, or both, in 601 free flaps for reconstruction of defects of the head and neck. 66 more words

By Alexandros G. Sfakianakis

Post-Op Update

I’m drained… I haven’t really slept well prior to Caleb’s surgery.  I was nervous and kept having dreams about everything that was going on.  Then I ended up being up a lot the night following surgery, giving Caleb his pain medication every few hours.   860 more words

ACL Surgery

My surgery was successful -Mikel Obi

Former Chelsea football player Mikel Obi had a successful surgery today as posted on his Instagram page. The Tiajin TED football club midfielder said he will be going for rehab. 8 more words