Device maker Cardica has received approval from the United States Food and Drug Administration to begin marketing a new automatic attachment device for attaching coronary arteries and grafts.
Health Officials in the UK are expected to release recommendations next month that the National Health Service pay for obesity surgery for seriously overweight children.
Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Donovan McNabb is enroute today to Birmingham, Alabama for a consultation with noted sports surgeon James R. Andrews regarding his torn anterior cruciate ligament (ACL).
NBA basketball star Shaquille O’Neal underwent knee surgery yesterday for a torn cartilage.
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