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Write a Systematic Review for the Journal of Plastic Surgery
January 31, 2023

Write a Systematic Review for the Journal of Plastic Surgery

Systematic reviews (SRs) are a critical tool for evidence-based plastic surgery. They are designed and performed a priori to reduce bias and ensure transparent, reproducible research. This study aims to identify the quality of synthetic reviews published in the Annals of Surgery over a 10-year eligibility period. This was determine by examining the proportion of […]

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January 24, 2023

COVID-19 Surgery Minimization Guidance

Summary of Guidance for Minimizing the Impact of COVID-19 during Surgery is intended to provide physicians with information on the role of SARS-CoV-2 in the perioperative period. It includes information on PCR testing, symptoms and signs of infection that may occur during or after surgery, as well as perioperative care and prevention of admission for […]

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Surgery
January 18, 2023

The Role of General Surgery Consultations in Patient Management

The role of general surgery consultations in patient management can vary based on the physician. The type of patient, surgical procedure, and time of year can influence the physician’s decision to consult. In some instances, it’s a wise choice to seek the opinions of specialists in a particular field before having surgery. Surgical residents had […]

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Plastic Surgery
December 29, 2022

Journal of Plastic Surgery – An Example of a Systematic Review

A systematic review thoroughly examines a research topic and is commonly used in scientific disciplines such as medicine and law. It is a process that involves identifying a problem, conducting a comprehensive literature search, interpreting the results that have been presented, and presenting the findings in an orderly and logical manner. The Journal of Plastic […]

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how-to-become-a-plastic-surgeon
December 15, 2022

How to Become a Plastic Surgeon

Getting into a plastic surgery program is easy if you know where to look. There are plenty of options for getting into a medical school and many post-residency fellowships and training opportunities. Here are a few of the things you need to know. Plastic surgeons, such as Divino Plastic Surgery, also perform a variety of […]

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Impact of 3-D Virtual Reality Visualization on Patient Education
December 5, 2022

Impacts of 3-D Virtual Reality Visualization on Patient Education

A better understanding of the anesthesia process will improve compliance with treatment and reduce anxiety. Audiovisual tools can eliminate literacy barriers, but challenges remain in developing an effective 3-D Virtual Reality Visualization education tool. Improved understanding of the RT process Using virtual reality in a clinical context has been shown to improve patient safety and […]

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Medical Consultations
November 28, 2022

Types of Surgical Specialty and Preoperative Medical Consultations

For many reasons, performing a preoperative medical consultation before a surgical procedure is essential. For instance, it helps to identify any risks associated with the process, reduce the postoperative length of stay, and minimize complications. Documenting a preoperative medical evaluation Performing a preoperative medical evaluation is essential for any patient having surgery. It allows a […]

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Surgical Consultations
November 17, 2022

How to Reducing the Wait Time For Surgical Consultations

Surgical consultations can take a long time to complete, but you can reduce that by following a few simple steps. The first step is ensuring you understand the procedure’s eligibility criteria. Then, you can apply a Lean Six Sigma approach and use CI to streamline the process. Eligibility criteria Surgical waiting times are a significant […]

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Guidelines for Monitoring Assistants Who Administer Moderate Procedural Sedation
November 10, 2022

Guidelines for Monitoring Assistants Who Administer Moderate Procedural Sedation

Moderate procedural sedation is an option for patients undergoing minor surgery. Patients undergoing this anesthetic procedure should be in good general health and have an adequate ventilatory reserve. Patients with significant medical conditions should be evaluated by an anesthesiologist or an attending physician specializing in the primary disease process before undergoing this sedation technique. Medical […]

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October 23, 2022

Impact of 3-D Virtual Reality Visualization on Patient Education

Virtual reality is a promising way to bridge the knowledge gap between patients and providers and help them understand procedures more emotionally. One study showed that 3-D virtual reality simulations helped cancer patients better understand their diagnosis and treatment. The researchers used a 3D virtual reality volumetric review of radiation targets and diagnostic imaging on […]

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