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Here’s a list of kudos, updates and other newsy stuff from area hospitals and health organizations: Bridgeport Hospital to honor Fairfield couple at spring gala The Bridgeport Hospital Auxiliary will honor the hospital’s retiring chief medical officer, Dr. Bruce McDonald and his wife Beth, a longtime member of the Auxiliary, during its Spring Gala, Thursday, […] [Read More]

Grant will further study on preventing blindness during surgery

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Nurse anesthetist Bonnie Molloy has dedicated much of the last five years researching how a patient’s position during a surgery can lead to blindness. Her passion for the issue arose after she witnessed a patient wake up blind following a procedure. After that incident, she learned that more than 2,000 patients worldwide have lost their […] [Read More]