American College of Surgeons

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American College of Surgeons (ACS)

a national professional organization of physicians who specialize in surgery. See also Accreditation Review Committee on Education in Surgical Technology.
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5 million over two years and contributing to lower infection rates without harming patients, according to a study presented at the 2015 Clinical Congress of the American College of Surgeons.
Saud bin Abdul Aziz Al-Turki unveiled the full official accreditation by the American College of Surgeons (ACS) to the Academy of Life Sciences as one of the specialized centers to provide Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS).
com)-- The American College of Surgeons (ACS) has selected AVF Consulting to implement and support Serenic Navigator, financial management software designed to help the organization increase operational efficiencies and maximize its resources.
The American Board of Ophthalmology has gained certification from Kline, being a member of the North American Neuro-Ophthalmology Society and is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons.
Davis is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons, a member of the American Urological Association Advisory Committee to the American College of Surgeons and is chairman of the American Urological Association's Guideline Panel for Microscopic Hematuria.
More part-time employment for surgeons, particularly retiring older male or young female surgeons taking time off for their families, may considerably reduce the surgeon shortage in the United States by 2030, according to a study published in the September issue of the Journal of the American College of Surgeons.
The researchers used data from a large 2008 national survey of members of the American College of Surgeons (ACS), and set out to find how surgeons in dual-physician relationships differ from other surgeons whose partners are not physicians in their demographics, practice characteristics, family lives, distress (ie, burnout, depression, and quality of life), and job satisfaction.
He arrived at Baylor University Medical Center (BUMC) in 1987 with a national reputation as a leader in organized surgical oncology based on his role as a leader in the American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer.
Meyer said the group would have to find a hospital willing to be designated a trauma center, an application process that can take several years and involves being reviewed by the American College of Surgeons.
The author and co-author of numerous articles, books and monographs on a variety of health and medical issues and topics, Bothe is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons, member of the Association for Academic Surgery, and a member of the Board of Advisors, American Society of Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition.
Written by a fellow of the American College of Surgeons, Healing Words: The Power of Apology in Medicine is a call to doctors and medical professionals everywhere to question the widespread belief that an apology is an admission of guilt and an open door to a costly lawsuit.
The American College of Surgeons (ACS; Chicago, IL) and the International Medical News Service, a part of the Elsevier Society News Group (ESNG; Morristown, NJ), have launched "Surgery News," a monthly newspaper.

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