Americans undergo approximately 90,0000 ventral hernia repairs annually. Those who contract methicillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus infections face a difficult course, and clinicians often struggle to eradicate this tenacious infection.
The skin disease scabies is like the television show Grey’s Anatomy: It’s been around forever, and you may, every now and again, find yourself wondering, “Is that thing still around?” In both cases, unfortunately, the answer is a definitive “yes.”
July 28 is World Hepatitis Day. The organizers of the awareness campaign are using a variety of channels, including social media, to educate and inform patients and clinicians about hepatitis prevention and treatment.