surgical technology

surgical technology

an allied health profession that focuses on providing an optimal surgical environment for the patient through the performance of sterile and nonsterile roles. See also Certified Surgical Technologist.
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Kathy Cabai, coordinator and professor of Surgical Technology, said hospitals and health organizations that once trained employees for positions such as surgical assistants are now turning to higher education to provide that knowledge and prepare graduates to take exams for mandatory national certification.
Cincinnati State's (Ohio) surgical technology associate of applied science program has received the annual Merit Award from the National Board of Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting.
SIALKOT -- Work on Institute for Surgical Technology and revamping of Metal Industry Development Centre Sialkot (MIDC) at a cost of Rs 418 million is in full swing.
another firm working on advanced energy surgical technology, particularly in the area of advanced haemostatic sealing of soft tissue and bone in various surgical procedures, including orthopaedic surgery, spine, open abdominal and thoracic procedures.
Arizona, added a surgical technology program for adult students at a time when the demand for healthcare professionals is growing.
Pioneer Surgical Technology BV, a leading innovator in the design and manufacture of spinal implants, presented two year clinical results of its NUBACTM Disc Arthroplasty System at the recent Europe Spine Society meeting in Brussels, Belgium.
Ethics, legal issues, and professionalism in surgical technology.
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The Health Sciences Center is home to the College's six credit programs in the health sciences, including health information technology, radiological (x-ray) technology, nursing, diagnostic sonography, physical therapy assistant and surgical technology.
Fully understanding new surgical technology can often be a challenge to the practicing otolaryngologist.
UNDER THE SKIN: As part of an ongoing celebration of the 50th anniversary of its medical school, UCLA is presenting a free program Saturday focusing on advances in surgical technology.
SALT LAKE CITY -- Domain Surgical, a leading developer of advanced thermal surgical technology, today announced that its novel FMwand Ferromagnetic Surgical System has been used successfully in 100 cases.