Coursework - Surgery

Contemporary research strongly suggests that OMM for the pre- and post-surgical patient will help reduce hospital stays, lower costs, and reduce morbidity and mortality.

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"...We claim under our charter to teach surgery, and if we fail to teach that branch we have not lived up to our promise, and we have failed our obligation to the student." - AT Still, MD, DO 1901


Hemodynamic effects of osteopathic manipulative treatment immediately after coronary artery bypass graft surgery - J Am Osteopathic Assoc, Oct 2005; 105: 475 - 481.

Increased Lymphatic Flow in the Thoracic Duct During Manipulative Intervention - J Am Osteopathic Assoc, Oct 2005: 105: 447-456 

Osteopathic Manipulative Treatment for Post-Operative Pain - J Am Osteopathic Assoc, Sept 2002; 102: S5-S8

Postmastectomy Lymphedema: A Call for Osteopathic Medical Research - J Am Osteopathic Assoc, March 2006; 106: 110-111