It is with great pleasure that the Department of Surgery at The Medical College of Wisconsin announces the creation of the Mark B. Adams Chair in Surgery.
As the population ages, the management of medical co-morbidities (especially cardiac) will become an increasingly important part of perioperative patient care.
The purpose of identifying individuals at increased risk for pancreatic cancer is to offer a chance at early detection and prevention of this devastating disease.
Peritoneal carcinomatosis poses a significant global health burden with more than 16,000 cases diagnosed every year in the U.S. alone.
BRCA1 (chromosome 17) and BRCA2 (chromosome 13) are tumor suppressor genes which, when mutated, result in an increased risk of breast and ovarian cancer.
Surgical resection is an established treatment modality for a variety of benign and malignant lesions of the liver.