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Aimee Copeland | The Augusta Chronicle

...Joseph M. Still Burn Center in early May of 2012 because of a devastating infection called necrotizing fasciitis, which forced surgeons to remove her left leg, right foot and both hands. Her fight to survive and recover from the infection attracted nationwide...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/people/aimee-copeland
Augusta veteran's widow aims to become advocate

...disintegrating and that would've shown why," she said. "There's no reason he should've died."After a CT scan, VA surgeons removed 80 percent of the brain tumor in April 2013 and immediately started McCul lar on chemotherapy and radiation treatments...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-04-16/augusta-veterans-widow-a
Augusta VA reduces wait times for patients

...Access to Care Act in August, figures show the Augusta VA was approved for 84 new positions, including jobs for 30 doctors and surgeons, six physician assistants and various administrative and support staff.The increase has allowed the hospital to hire four...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2015-04-09/augusta-va-reduces-wait-time
Plastic surgeons cut up FX drama 'Nip/Tuck'

...an abomination of what real plastic surgeons and true plastic surgeons do," said Dr. Rod Rohrich, president-elect...of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons. Dr. Leo McCafferty, a Pittsburgh plastic surgeon and chair of the American Society...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/08/20/tel_385340.shtml
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Surgeons to gain ownership

...in Evans into a joint venture with its surgeons. University's board voted Thursday...ownership shares that can be purchased by surgeons on University's staff for $22,650...University is hoping that at least 20 surgeons will sign up, said Andrew Lasser, the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/08/25/met_93841.shtml
Metro
Plastic surgeons provide some advice about liposuction

...leader among plastic surgeons. "Go to a board-certified surgeon, go to a facility...and Reconstructive Surgeons. Patients "do need...there is." Several surgeons suggested that to...at one time. If a surgeon proposes to remove...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/08/25/tec_213559.shtml
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Surgeons' care spans the globe

...words, the hands of the surgeons move in concert around...plastic and reconstructive surgeon Dr. Randy Smith pulls...down, while Polish surgeon Dr. Ewa Dobrowolska...Although she is a skilled surgeon, there is something...American and Polish surgeons is now also a personal...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/07/06/met_291482.shtml
Metro
Heart surgeons trying several `keyhole' techniques

Cardiac surgeons are reporting success...disadvantages, however, and surgeons aren't ready to agree...uses traditional surgeon's skills and doesn't...mini-sternotomy, the surgeon saws through only about...shortcomings, many surgeons are adopting the Port-Access...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/05/27/tec_208993.shtml
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Surgeons' new strategy aims to prevent rejection

...is, hand transplant surgeons at University of Pittsburgh...experienced hand transplant surgeons, has a new immunosuppressive...hand transplant, said surgeon Gerald Brandacher...teams be involved, said surgeon Vijay Gorantla, who...transplantation came from hand surgeons, Dr. Gorantla said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/02/22/met_512306.shtml
Metro
Former U.S. surgeons general have plan to cut smoking

WASHINGTON -- Four former surgeons general on Tuesday unveiled a plan...10-point plan endorsed by the former surgeons general and other health advocates...10-point plan Tuesday were former surgeons general Dr. C. Everett Koop, who...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/02/04/liv_403317.shtml
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