A team of thirty surgeons in Bangalore, India have started a mammoth 40 hour operation to sever 2 arms, 2 legs, and the torso of a partially developed twin for two-year old Laksmi Tatma. The surgery is being led by Dr. Sharan Patil.
Cardiac surgeon Dr. Rafael Espada has been elected as the new Vice-President of Guatemala. Formerly on staff at Methodist Hospital in Houston, Dr. Espada came to the United States to train under and become a protege of Dr. Michael DeBakey.
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