Articles tagged with 'Surgery' | Keck Medicine of USC

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2021
April
26,
2021
| 03:15 AM America/Los_Angeles
LOS ANGELES — Every year, more than 795,000 people in the United States have a stroke. Of these, approximately 80% lose arm function and as many as 50-60% of this population still experience problems six months later. Traditionally, stroke patients t...
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2019
May
07,
2019
| 12:10 PM America/Los_Angeles
Vaughn A. Starnes, MD, a pioneering, internationally renowned cardiothoracic surgeon, chair of the Department of Surgery at Keck Medicine of USC, and co-director of the Heart Institute and founder of the Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery at Children...
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April
15,
2019
| 08:01 AM America/Los_Angeles
In March, Delaney met Shaw – the woman whose life he saved – for the first time. They were generous enough to share this moment on video in the interest of encouraging more living-donor organ donations, especially during April, which is National Dona...
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2018
February
09,
2018
| 09:15 AM America/Los_Angeles
When it comes to workplace stress, even doctors aren’t immune to its effects. For doctors training to become neurosurgeons, burnout is common, and certain workplace stressors — like unrewarding mentor relationships, difficult coworkers and not gettin...
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