Tag Archives: Surgery

Foul Ball: More Kids Having ‘Tommy John’ Surgery

Tracy Bracken, Georgia District 2 Little League coach. Sports Health: “Prevention of Elbow Injuries in Youth Baseball Pitchers.” Steve Jordan, MD, Andrews Institute for Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine. American Sports Medicine Institute: “Tommy John Position Statement.” Johns Hopkins Medicine: “Tommy John Surgery (Ulnar Collateral Ligament Reconstruction).” Major League Baseball: “Just who is Tommy John, and… Read More »

Doctors in China are using 5G internet to do surgery from far away

Qi Yong of the Second People’s Hospital supervises a surgery hundreds of kilometres awayChina News Service/Getty By Yvaine Ye The future of surgery could be remote. Doctors in China successfully directed a team hundreds of kilometres away to perform heart surgery using a 5G mobile internet connection. This follows on from a surgeon who recently… Read More »