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December 13, 2012 in The Daily Republic
Whether patients have elective surgery depends largely on where they live and not necessarily how sick they are, a newly released report says.
September 4, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald
Arlene Olson had a bulge in the aortic artery inside her abdomen that was a ticking time bomb waiting to explode. Not long ago, because of the small size of her artery, Olson, 87, would have required open surgery to repair the aneurysm that, if untreated, would eventually rupture and end her life. Continue Reading
August 10, 2012 in The Daily Republic
RAPID CITY (AP) A judge in a civil lawsuit filed by a Native American man who claims the letters KKK were carved into him following surgery at a South Dakota hospital has ordered the two sides to come together to try to come to a resolution in the case. Continue Reading
August 6, 2012 in West Central Tribune
MANKATO, Minn. The Minnesota Vikings are hoping wide receiver Greg Childs can recover fully from his freak injury, a ruptured patella tendon in both of his knees that ended his rookie season before it began.