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Updates in Clinical Care: Monthly e-Newsletter of the Department of Surgery
Assessment and Referral of Burn Patients
May 2017 Improvements in Cochlear Implant Technology
April 2017 Multidisciplinary Approach to Complex Breathing and Swallowing Disorders in Children
March 2017 Optimal Care of Patients with Rectal Cancer
February 2017 Pancreas Transplantation for Type 2 Diabetes
January 2017 Diagnosis and Treatment Options for Gastroparesis
December 2016 Evaluation and Management of Thyroid Nodules
November 2016 Lung Cancer Screening Program Saves Lives of High-risk Patients
October 2016 Use of Radioactive Seed to Localize Non-Palpable Breast Cancer
September 2016 When to Refer Your Patient with GERD for Surgery
August 2016 Treating Peritoneal Disease with HIPEC
July 2016 Managing the Hoarse Voice
June 2016 Alcohol and Traumatic Injury
May 2016 Melanoma and Lymph Nodes: When to Choose Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy
April 2016 Updates in Varicose Vein Treatment
March 2016 Management of Ulcerative Colitis
February 2016 Advanced Evaluation and Management of Pediatric Obstructive Sleep Apnea
January 2016 New Frontiers in Heart Valve Procedures
December 2015 Diagnosis of Primary Hyperparathyroidism
November 2015 Pancreatic Cyst Etiology and Evaluation
October 2015 Microsurgical Breast Reconstruction Using Abdominal Tissue
September 2015 Body Contouring Surgery after Rapid Weight Loss
August 2015 Battle of the Bulge: Surgical Management of Inguinal Hernias
July 2015 VATS Lobectomy for Early Stage Lung Cancer Treatment
June 2015 How to Help Older Patients Reduce Fall Risk
May 2015 Treating Achalasia with the Minimally Invasive POEM Procedure
April 2015 Sialendoscopy for Salivary Stones
March 2015 Surgical Treatment of Colorectal Cancer
February 2015 Autologous Islet Transplantation for Chronic Pancreatitis
January 2015 New Hybrid CABG Surgery Offers Patient Benefits
December 2014 Endovascular Surgery Grows as Treatment Option for Variety of Vascular Diseases
November 2014 Small Incisions for a Big Problem: 'Giant' Paraesophageal Hernia Repair
October 2014 A New Etiology of Head and Neck Cancer: Human Papillomavirus
September 2014 Management of Adrenal Incidentaloma
August 2014 Management of Diverticulitis
July 2014 Diagnosis and Treatment of Hearing Loss
June 2014 Surgical Management of Hyperhidrosis
May 2014 Care and Treatment of Chronic Facial Paralysis
April 2014 Guidelines for Surgical Treatment of Melanoma
March 2014 Burn Assessment and Referral
February 2014 Current Trends in Bariatric Surgery
January 2014 Management of Biliary Dyskinesia
December 2013 The Surgical Treatment of Migraine Headaches
November 2013 The Medical Management of Atrial Fibrillation or A-Fib
October 2013 The Outpatient Management of Hirschsprung’s Disease
September 2013 Identifying Chronic Compartment Syndrome
August 2013 Systems Navigation and Direct Communication with UW Surgery
July 2013 Preventing Falls in Elderly Patients
June 2013 Identifying and Managing Chronic Sinusitus
May 2013 Pediatric Chest Wall Deformities: Top Concerns and Interventions
April 2013 The ‘3Rs’ of IBD: Recognition, Rating, and Referral
March 2013 Minimally Invasive Surgical Treatments for GERD
February 2013 Key Tips for Interpreting Hypercalcemia
January 2013 Essential Practices for Diagnosing and Treating Lower Extremity PAD
December 2012 Managing Patients After Bariatric Surgery
September 2012 Liver Newsletter
June 2012 Hernia Newsletter
March 2012 Plastic & Reconstructive Newsletter
December 2011 Vascular Newsletter
September 2011 Otologic, Head & Neck Newsletter
June 2011 Breast Newsletter
March 2011 IBD Newsletter
December 2010 Endocrine Newsletter
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