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surgeon

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Woman sues plastic surgeon for posting images of 'cocaine nose'

Plaintiff says she reasonably expected privacy when she went to get her nose fixed. Instead, it was allegedly put online.

By July 30, 2014

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3D printing helps surgeons save 5-year-old's life

Spanish surgeons frustrated by a young boy's seemingly inoperable tumor turn to 3D printing to tackle the challenging operation.

By July 3, 2014

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Brain surgeon: There's no point wearing bicycle helmets

A British brain surgeon says cycle helmets are too flimsy and can actually create more danger by creating the illusion of greater safety.

By June 1, 2014

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Surgeon uses Google Glass to get critical data

Part of your doctor's prep routine for surgery could one day include putting on Google Glass. CNET's Kara Tsuboi takes us inside an operating room at UCSF in San Francisco for a look at how doctors are using Glass during surgery.

By January 15, 2014

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Surgeon live-streams knee repair with Google Glass

A Google Glass-wearing surgeon transmits video of major knee surgery to colleagues and students. It's a first-of-its-kind moment in the US and a big step for wearable tech.

By August 28, 2013

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Smart phones make you short sighted, Brit eye surgeon claims

The increase in myopia in young people is down to the rise of smart phones, one British eye surgeon claims.

By August 17, 2013

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Surgeons implant lab-grown vein

In an operation that's the first of its kind for the US, surgeons have implanted a bioengineered blood vessel into a human patient.

By June 10, 2013

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Turns out Kinect is for fashionistas and surgeons, too

Eleven startups with financial and technical backing from Microsoft are pitching investors today to raise funds and fuel nongaming uses for the the motion-sensing controller.

By June 28, 2012

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Surgeons use Kinect tech during aneurysm procedures

Kinect is enabling surgeons in London to view and manipulate medical images via gesture and voice control.

By June 1, 2012

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Time to give surgeons breathalizers?

A study finds that excessive alcohol consumption may be associated with certain changes in surgical skill on virtual reality simulator testing the next day.

By April 19, 2011