The 3-D printing movement has been featured in countless articles and media describing the changes it will bring to manufacturing, technology and the world. But what can we expect to see in the medical simulation community? Currently, the majority of medical simulation...
What's in a face? Doctors say health. Psychologists say personality. Anthropologists say evolution. For most of us, it's identity. Arguably, no other body part is as intimately tied to a sense of self as our unique visage. It's part...
Transcutaneous skin-muscle lower eyelid blepharoplasty is associated with a small increase in distance from the pupil and lateral limbus to the lower eyelid margin, according to a study published online in JAMA Facial Plastic Surgery.
Microneedling is a simple form of skin treatment where needles penetrate the skin to create superficial wounds that stimulate the production of collagen and other growth factors in response. It produces visible results with few possible complications, and it is popular with...
Ultrasound has been a beneficial tool in medicine since the 1940s, and it is used as both a treatment and diagnostic technology. Much like a submarine uses sonar, ultrasound uses sound waves by bouncing them off the body site of interest back to the sending device to create...
More Americans are turning to cosmetic surgery to look better, not just younger. But some may be jeopardizing their health by engaging in potentially dangerous behaviors, like self-treatment, going abroad for discounted cosmetic surgery...
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