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The Cutting Edge - Cutting Edge Fall 2009
Cutting Edge Fall 2009
Thanks to the 10-hour procedure performed by Martin Makary, Alison Sarver no longer has to worry about the pain that had once been overpowering.
Articles in this Issue
When avid marathon runner David Kay was diagnosed with melanoma, he found himself facing a healthcare decision that could have ended his running career.
Surgical oncologist Charles Balch discusses the full groin dissection surgery that saved runner David Kay from melanoma.
Director of Surgery Julie Freischlag discusses all the reasons her department has to give thanks this holiday season.
Recent fellow and minimally invasive surgeon Hien Nguyen accepts a role on the faculty at Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center.
The Johns Hopkins lung transplant program has a track history of aggresive optimism and success.
Changing Lives Through Research
Critical care surgeon Elliott Haut strives to lower the rate of pulmonary embollisms and deep vein thromboses at The Johns Hopkins Hospital. So far, it's working.
On the Job
As IT manager for the Johns Hopkins Department of Surgery, Diane Alejo has watched the medical field come into the computer age.
Those Who Give
When Lawrence Katz died, his family knew the best way to honor him was with a gift to the Johns Hopkins Division of Thoracic Surgery.