Video: Cryotherapy of the esophagus

Cryotherapy of the esophagus uses liquid nitrogen to freeze and destroy abnormal cells in your esophagus. Cryotherapy may be used to treat Barrett's esophagus.
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ConclusionThe vast majority of included RCTs had a low level of evidence, thereby preventing the establishment of a hierarchy of treatments. Nevertheless, our results provide an overview of the main AGW treatments available for general practitioners and specialists. While provider-administered treatments are superior, patient-administered treatments (e.g., imiquimod, podophyllotoxin) are useful solutions for compliant patients.Protocol registrationPROSPERO-CRD42015025827.
Source: Dermatology and Therapy - Category: Dermatology Source Type: research
CONCLUSION: Adding cryotherapy at -110∘C to exercise therapy led to significantly reduced disease activity expressed in BASDAI, compared with exercise therapy alone. PMID: 31594196 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Source: Journal of Back and Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation - Category: Orthopaedics Tags: J Back Musculoskelet Rehabil Source Type: research
This article outlines the role of the clinical nurse specialist in establishing a Scotland-wide national designated service for prostate cryotherapy for patients with radiation-recurrent prostate cancer. The service was established in 2009 and provides prostate cryotherapy across Scotland. This article reviews and discusses the challenges involved in setting up a new service for tertiary treatment as well as highlighting the key achievements of the service. The challenges have included introducing the cryotherapy procedure in a safe and quality assured manner, developing and refining the referral process, educating both pr...
Source: British Journal of Nursing - Category: Nursing Authors: Tags: Br J Nurs Source Type: research
Conditions:   Neurological Disorder;   Nursing Caries;   Periorbital Edema;   Ecchymosis;   Cryotherapy Effect Interventions:   Other: Routine care;   Other: Cold gel pack;   Drug: Heparinoids Topical Cream Sponsors:   Necmettin Erbakan University;   Istanbul University Completed
Source: ClinicalTrials.gov - Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials
Condition:   Soft Tissue Sarcoma Interventions:   Drug: Ipilimumab;   Procedure: Cryoablation;   Drug: Nivolumab Sponsors:   Stanford University;   Bristol-Myers Squibb Not yet recruiting
Source: ClinicalTrials.gov - Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials
Conditions:   Neurological Disorder;   Nursing Caries;   Periorbital Edema;   Ecchymosis;   Cryotherapy Effect Interventions:   Other: Routine care;   Other: Cold gel pack;   Drug: Heparinoids Topical Cream Sponsors:   Necmettin Erbakan University;   Istanbul University Completed
Source: ClinicalTrials.gov - Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials
Condition:   Soft Tissue Sarcoma Interventions:   Drug: Ipilimumab;   Procedure: Cryoablation;   Drug: Nivolumab Sponsors:   Stanford University;   Bristol-Myers Squibb Not yet recruiting
Source: ClinicalTrials.gov - Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials
Conditions:   Neurological Disorder;   Nursing Caries;   Periorbital Edema;   Ecchymosis;   Cryotherapy Effect Interventions:   Other: Routine care;   Other: Cold gel pack;   Drug: Heparinoids Topical Cream Sponsors:   Necmettin Erbakan University;   Istanbul University Completed
Source: ClinicalTrials.gov - Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials
Condition:   Soft Tissue Sarcoma Interventions:   Drug: Ipilimumab;   Procedure: Cryoablation;   Drug: Nivolumab Sponsors:   Stanford University;   Bristol-Myers Squibb Not yet recruiting
Source: ClinicalTrials.gov - Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials
Conditions:   Neurological Disorder;   Nursing Caries;   Periorbital Edema;   Ecchymosis;   Cryotherapy Effect Interventions:   Other: Routine care;   Other: Cold gel pack;   Drug: Heparinoids Topical Cream Sponsors:   Necmettin Erbakan University;   Istanbul University Completed
Source: ClinicalTrials.gov - Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials
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