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Regional Anesthesia Training Has Improved Anesthesia Care In Vietnam

A study determined that local clinicians training with regional anesthesia techniques has helped the Vietnamese medical community improve their approach to anesthesia care, results of a survey conducted by the Global Health Initiative at Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS) indicate. They have established a fellowship track dedicated to improving the impact of the Global Health Initiative in the Department of Anesthesiology

Tampons Might Cause Toxic Shock Syndrome

The use of intravaginal menstrual pads may be responsible for rare cases of menstrual toxic shock syndrome in women whose vaginas have been colonized by Staphylococcus aureus producing toxic shock syndrome toxin 1 (TSST-1)