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Surgery and quantum physics

novel data on endocrine surgery, esophago-gastrointestinal surgery, colorectal surgery, hepato-bilio-pancreatico-digestive disease management, and treatment of infectious disorders of the skin. Again, it ... is important to point out that surgery becomes art if it adequately searches for a thorough understanding of the causes underlying the diseases, and if surgery includes this understanding into the

Kim J. Burchiel: Handbook of pain surgery

-Aviv University School of Medicine , 49100 Petah Tikva , Israel - The Handbook of Pain Surgery is viewed by its editor, Dr. Kim Burchiel, as an abbreviated highlight of his encyclopedic reference book

Proactive care of older people undergoing surgery

The number of older patients undergoing surgery is increasing due to changing demographics, surgical and anaesthetic advances and shifts in patient expectations of healthcare. The benefits of surgery ... expectancy. However, older surgical patients present not only with the index pathology requiring surgery but with concurrent age related physiological decline, multimorbidity and geriatric syndromes. These

Evaluating displacement of lamina cribrosa following glaucoma surgery

patients underwent glaucoma surgery. Sixteen patients underwent trabeculectomy, and 14 patients undertook NPDS. Serial horizontal B-scan images of optic nerve head (ONH) were obtained using SD-OCT ... significant postoperatively. Multivariate analysis for all patients including age, magnitude of IOP reduction, baseline glaucomatous LC displacement, magnitude of LC displacement, and the type of surgery

Single incision laparo-endoscopic surgery (SILS) is comparable with robotic surgery at a tertiary care center for the management of gynecologic oncology patients

incision laparo-endoscopic surgery program (SILS), and incorporated it in the management of our patients. We sought to assess the operative and postoperative outcomes of these patients in relation to ... “Advances in Gynecologic Cancers,” the University of Iowa Obstetrics and Gynecology Postgraduate conference , 10 , USA Single incision laparoscopy; SILS; robotic surgery; minimally invasive surgery

Correction to: Current status of cardiovascular surgery in Japan, 2013 and 2014: A report based on the Japan Cardiovascular Surgery database 3. Coronary artery bypass surgery

, Tokyo , Japan 1 Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Toho University Sakura Medical Center , Tokyo , Japan 2 Japan Cardiovascular Surgery Database (JCVSD), C/O The Japan Society for Cardiovascular

Cadaveric surgery in core gynaecology training: a feasibility study

increase in surgical self-confidence and efficacy. This will form the basis of a larger study and needs to be explored in more depth with a larger population. Cadaveric surgery; Laparoscopy training ... ; Gynaecological surgery; Surgical confidence Background It is now an expectation that an integral part of surgical training should include meaningful simulation prior to live patient operating wherever possible

Advances in stereotactic navigation for pelvic surgery

Background Stereotactic navigation could improve the quality of surgery for rectal cancer. Critical challenges related to soft tissue stereotactic pelvic navigation include the potential difference ... , Amsterdam , The Netherlands 2 IRCAD/ EITS, Department of General, Digestive and Endocrine Surgery, Nouvel Hôpital Civil, University Hospital of Strasbourg , Strasbourg , France 3 A. R. Wijsmuller 4 IHU

Risk Prediction Model for Severe Postoperative Complication in Bariatric Surgery

Background Factors associated with risk for adverse outcome are important considerations in the preoperative assessment of patients for bariatric surgery. As yet, prediction models based on ... , Sweden 2 Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine and Health, Örebro University , Örebro , Sweden 3 Erik Stenberg 4 Division of Surgery, Department of Clinical Sciences, Danderyd Hospital, Karolinska

HANP on renal damage during cardiac surgery

, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile , Santiago , Chile 1. Many research groups are looking for a therapy that can protect kidneys during surgery with cardiopulmonary bypass. Strategies involving the use ... renal patients among patients undergoing off-pump surgery compared to those undergoing on-pump surgery is comparable [ 3 ]. Thus, a reno-protective strategy should include the peri-operative period

The Society of European Robotic Gynaecological Surgery (SERGS) Pilot Curriculum for robot assisted gynecological surgery

Purpose To set forth experiences in the context of the SERGS Pilot Curriculum—the first standardized educational program for robotic use in gynecological surgery—in terms of feasibility ... Surgery Institute (ORSI) cvba , Melle , Belgium 5 Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Universitat da Barcelona , Barcelona , Spain 6 Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Skane University Hospital

Practice of Surgery—Decision, Precision, Incision

& Safdarjung Hospital , New Delhi , India 1 Lady Hardinge Medical College , New Delhi , India 2 Chintamani Department of General and Laparoscopic Surgery, Ganga Ram Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education ... and Research (GRIPMER) , New Delhi , India BHappy is he who has no serious consequences of his erroneous diagnosis to regret^ Fredrick H Marsh Safe practice of surgery and safety in surgery have always

Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery

procedures in the shoulder or knee to a specialty dominated almost entirely by the arthroscope. However, many fields of surgery have seen a less dramatic, more gradual transition. Spinal surgery has trended ... , satisfactory patient outcomes may be jeopardized. Complications associated with minimally invasive spine surgery such as violation of the cranial (non-fused) facet joint during placement of percutaneous pedicle

Correction: Prime incision: A minimally invasive approach to breast cancer surgical treatment—A 2 cohort retrospective comparison with conventional breast conserving surgery

correct sentence is: During the surgery, we used either a single periareolar incision involving half of the areola circumference, or a single incision in the mammary sulcus of 4 to 7 centimeters in length

Is Bariatric Surgery a Prophylaxis for Pelvic Floor Disorders?

Introduction Obesity is one of the well-documented risk factors of pelvic floor disorders (PFDs). The PFDs include urinary and fecal incontinence (UI, FI) and pelvic organ prolapse (POP). Surgery

Immunonutrition within enhanced recovery after surgery (ERAS): an unresolved matter

Preoperative malnutrition because of poor oral intake significantly increases the risk of adverse events after surgery and leads to increased length of stay. While immunonutrition has been utilized ... both minimally invasive surgery and ERAS pathway procedures remain poorly defined. There are at least ten meta-analyses regarding the assessment of immunonutrition, but virtually, all of these were

Topological entanglement entropy in Euclidean AdS3 via surgery

We calculate the topological entanglement entropy (TEE) in Euclidean asymptotic AdS3 spacetime using surgery. The treatment is intrinsically three-dimensional. In the BTZ black hole background ... transition in 3d. AdS-CFT Correspondence; Black Holes; Anyons; Topological Field Theories - HJEP12(07)6 1 Introduction 2 Review of relevant components Thermal AdS3 BTZ black hole BTZ geometry \Surgery

Best practice in major elective rectal/pelvic surgery: enhanced recovery after surgery (ERAS)

Within traditional clinical care, the postoperative recovery after pelvic/rectal surgery has been slow with high morbidity and long hospital stay. The enhanced recovery after surgery program is a ... Hospital, Karolinska Institutet , Stockholm , Sweden 1 Department of Surgery, Ersta Hospital , Box 4622, 116 91 Stockholm , Sweden 2 Department of Molecular Medicine and Surgery, Karolinska Institutet

Alexander R. Vaccaro and Todd J. Albert (Eds.): Spine surgery

important divisions: decompressions and fusions cervical, thoracic, lumbar, scolioses, hyperkyphoses, treatment of the pain, protection of operated irradiations, mini-invasive surgery, vertebral tumors

Stefan Sell and Stefan Rehart: Surgery of rheumatic diseases

ankle, the hip and the spine. Each chapter is illustrated by splendid operational photographs and didactic anatomical drawings. This true monument of the rheumatologic surgery current will have to appear