Surgery

Surgeons at Duke University Hospital implant bioengineered vein

(Medical Xpress)—In a first-of-its-kind operation in the United States, a team of doctors at Duke University Hospital helped create a bioengineered blood vessel and implanted it into the arm of a patient with end-stage ...

Diseases, Conditions, Syndromes

Drama therapy improves mood, reduces pain during hemodialysis

For patients with kidney failure, getting creative may provide some relief. Kansas State University researchers are exploring the effects of drama therapy on patients undergoing chronic hemodialysis and are the first in the ...

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