Cosmetic Surgery Goes Primetime By Jeannette Wick Appearance-altering realities in television and social media are not just a recreational pastime for Americans. They influence attitudes toward cosmetic surgery.
Carving the Fat from Patient Surgical Care By Jeannette Wick As a part of the Choosing Wisely campaign, 6 organizations representing surgeons have contributed lists of tests and procedures that can be unnecessary and a waste of money.
Iron, Skin, and Wound Healing By Jeannette Wick In the future, topical chelators and novel agents will be available to improve wound healing in patients with iron aberrations or inflammatory states.
Back Surgery Cost Varies by Location By Jeannette Wick One might expect surgeons and hospitals would be reimbursed by Medicare at similar rates for similar surgical procedures; however, a new study in Spine Journal indicates that is not the case.