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Philadelphia's best (and worst) hospitals for these four common surgeries

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Women's Health

30-minute procedure claims to delay menopause by 20 years

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'July effect' doesn't impact heart surgery, new study finds

July effect doesn't impact heart surgery

Prevention

Checklist spurred significant reduction in post-surgical deaths, study finds

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Surgeons who mistreat co-workers put patients in danger, study finds

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Health News

Regular cannabis users can require up to two times the normal level of sedation for surgeries

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Opioids

How Penn Medicine is reducing opioid use in some surgical patients

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Health Stories

To undergo surgery, South Jersey woman lost 90 pounds – on a bad ankle

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Illness

Unsanitary practices at New Jersey surgery center could lead to widespread HIV, hepatitis infections

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Health Insurance

IBX, Rothman enter five-year partnership to help patients save on health procedures

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Memory

What we know and don’t know about memory loss after surgery

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Surgery

As surgery centers boom, patients are paying with their lives

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Pediatrics

Infant heart surgery patients often experience hearing loss, CHOP researchers find

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Medicine

CHOP finds brain remaps in child who received double hand transplant

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Studies

Jefferson study weighs pros, cons of surgery in frail heart failure patients

CHOP

CHOP mini-doc examines life, surgery of infant twins formerly conjoined at head

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Cancer

Scientists: New device accurately identifies cancer in seconds

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Hospitals

Penn neurosurgeon becomes first in Pennsylvania to perform back-saving procedure

Surgery

Double-booked: When surgeons operate on two patients at once

Surgery

In rare procedure, CHOP surgeons separate twin girls conjoined at the head

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Gun Violence

Philadelphia trauma surgeons speak up about gun violence

Phillies

Buchholz undergoes surgery, Eflin to start vs. Mets tonight

Profiles

Wing Bowl legend was hoping for one last hurrah, but brain surgeon prevails

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Surgery

Jefferson becomes first Philly hospital to enroll patients in new procedure

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Infections

Four heart surgery patients at Penn Presbyterian hospital get infections

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Television

6ABC anchor Jim Gardner to return after weeks-long medical leave

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Phillies

Zach Eflin undergoes season-ending surgery (and is likely to need another procedure, too)

Sponsored

Rowan Innovation Venture Fund backs local startup

Hospitals

Delco woman gets $6M after mixed-up X-rays led to unnecessary surgery

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Phillies

Out for 2016: Phillies Morton to undergo season-ending surgery

Hospitals

Jefferson Hospital suspends heart transplants to redesign program

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CHOP

Girl receives double lung transplant at CHOP for Christmas

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Running

Bariatric patients complete their first Run the Bridge race

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Opinion

A 'right' parents shouldn’t have: Ending circumcision, Part Two

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Health News

CHOP opens specialty care, ambulatory surgery center in Glen Mills

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Circumcision

Ending circumcision: The case for extending legal protections to America’s boys

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Health News

With pair of new hands, Zion Harvey discharged from CHOP

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Health News

Doctors at CHOP perform world's first bilateral hand transplant on child

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Health News

Success of GoFundMe campaign jeopardizes boy's medical benefits

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Health News

Physical therapy may be as good as surgery for common back problem

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