Tech & innovations

Congenital facial palsy

Treatment of facial paralysis (Moebius syndrome) : a rare operation brings a smile back to children

Moebius syndrome is a rare facial paralysis disorder characterized by weakness or paralysis (palsy) of multiple cranial nerves, most often the 6th (abducens) and 7th (facial) nerves. Other cranial nerves are sometimes affected. The disorder is present at birth (congenital)....

/ 19 December 2017

Will robots replace Medical Mentoring?

The medical market is constantly growing and evolving. As new techniques and tools are developed, diagnostic and therapeutic options improve each day. But innovation can also be harmful to healthcare. If not used properly, it can lead to medical errors...

/ 19 April 2017

Penoplasty: a Growing Trend in Male Cosmetic Surgery

In cosmetic surgery, no area of the body is off limits. Today, more men are willing to go under the knife (or needle) to cosmetically enhance the size of their penis. Phalloplasty, or penis resizing, is one of the newest...

/ 14 December 2016

Our Top 5 TedMed Talks

Staying up-to-date in your field takes time and dedication. If you’re tired of pouring over journal articles, switch gears and watch some of the most engaging TedMed talks of the past few years. Peer-to-Peer Corner has selected five of its...

/ 1 December 2016
endoscopy intervention

Are Your Endoscopy Skills Outdated?

Endoscopy is evolving. Innovations in the emerging field of interventional endoscopy have transformed a routine diagnostic procedure into the next generation of minimally invasive surgery. As a result of this rapid innovation, the American College of Gastroenterologists and the American...

/ 4 November 2016