Kimbo B. Chia, MD
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564 Niagara St
Buffalo, NY 14201
- Independent Health
- United Healthcare
What are the advantages of robotic surgery for the surgeon?
A much better view of the abdominal cavity is a major advantage of robotic surgery, says Kevin Rayls, MD, a general surgeon at Southern Hills Hospital. In this video, he describes other benefits of robotic surgery.
How successful is HIPEC surgery?
Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy (HIPEC) is a type of cancer surgery that shows early promise. In this WisePatient video, oncologist Daniel Labow, MD, of The Mount Sinai Medical Center, explains some of its potential benefits.
What increases my risk of skin injuries?
Honor Society of Nursing (STTI) answeredIf you are around harmful materials or do not take enough care when around these materials, you could be at risk of a skin injury. In most cases, the best way to reduce your risk of skin injury is taking preventive measures, such as wearing proper clothing and taking extra care when working with hot items. The following are a list of some common skin injury risks:
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- Work Place: If you work around chemicals, you are at risk for skin burns.
- House Work: Skin burns can be caused by cooking without using safety precautions.Unattended cooking is the main cause of cooking fires.
- Self-Injury: If you feel the desire to hurt yourself or others, you could be at risk for a skin injury.
- Tool Use: Use tools properly and keep them maintained. A sharp knife or razor is safer than a dull one, for instance.