Broncos defensive back Rahim Moore reportedly suffered an injury which could cost him the rest of the season. Balancing that, though, is the news is that injury shouldn’t cost him his leg. CBS4 Medical Editor Dr. Dave Hnida explains the uncommon injury called “compartment syndrome.”
A week ago J.D. Walton appeared well on the road to recovery from surgery on his left ankle, but he had another surgery on Monday, and now the Broncos will start the season without their starting center.
Go under the knife, and the odds are good that a robot may be the one wielding the scalpel. More and more surgeries are being done via ” robotics,” and the FDA is looking into an reported increase in the number of complications during robotic procedures. CBS4 Medical Editor Dr. Dave Hnida says there are questions you should ask before having surgery — no matter who is doing the cutting.
There’s a group of doctors in Denver that specializes in treating extremities at risk. That can include attaching a metal frame to save deformed or severely injured legs. It can be a long and painful process, but the doctors make sure patients have the support of other patients.
Looking for a good pen? Look no further than what a woman swallowed more than 25 years ago. Dr Dave Hnida reports on an odd finding in an odd study.
Is the hospital truly a dangerous place to be during the month of July? Dr Dave Hnida looks at a new study, which for the first time, looks at death rates when new interns and residents take the wheel of the medical car.
A new study shows less radical surgery may be the way to go for many women with early breast cancer, Dr. Dave Hnida writes in a new blog entry.