Chronic Heel Pain: When Is Surgery Indicated? Chronic Heel Pain: When Is Surgery Indicated?

Find out about the conservative treatment options for chronic heal pain, and learn when surgical management should be considered.Current Orthopaedic Practice
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Orthopaedics Journal Article Source Type: news

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Condition:   Musculoskeletal Inflammatory Intervention:   Procedure: arterial embolization Sponsor:   Assistance Publique Hopitaux De Marseille Not yet recruiting
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Having trouble viewing this email? View it as a Web page. NIDCR's Summer 2020 E-Newsletter In this issue: NIDCR News Funding Opportunities NIH/HHS News Funding Notices Science Advances Subscribe to NICDR News Grantee News   NIDCR News NIDCR Announces Availability of COVID-19 Research Funding On May 5, NIDCR issued two Notices of Special Interest highlighting the urgent need for research on coronavirus disease 2019. This research may be conducted either via the National Dental PBRN infrastruc...
Source: NIDCR Science News - Category: Dentistry Source Type: news
ConclusionsBased on our experience, hemi-hamate arthroplasty is a viable option in the management of intra-articular fracture dislocations of the base of the middle phalanx.Level of evidence: Level IV, therapeutic study.
Source: European Journal of Plastic Surgery - Category: Cosmetic Surgery Source Type: research
Condition:   Chronic Wounds Intervention:   Device: virtual reality Sponsor:   Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de la Réunion Not yet recruiting
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AbstractThe use of cocaine constitutes a major health problem. Cocaine use is associated with acute and chronic complications that might involve any system, the most common being the cardiovascular system. The precise incidence of cocaine-induced cardiomyopathy remains mysterious and probably underreported. Cocaine use should be considered in young patients presenting with chest pain or heart failure without other underlying risk factors. Cocaine-related cardiovascular complications can be acute or chronic and include ischemic and non-ischemic events. Frequent cocaine users have a seven-fold higher risk of myocardial infar...
Source: Heart Failure Reviews - Category: Cardiology Source Type: research
In this study, we present three cases of testicular infarction and discuss their clinical characteristics, imaging features and clinical management. PATIENTS AND METHODS: Three adult males with prolonged epididymitis presented with chronic unilateral testicular pain, tenderness, and palpable swelling, including left varicocele in one case and hydrocele in the other two cases. Patient's symptoms were not relieved after antibiotic therapy. We analyzed the diagnosis, management, and outcome of these three cases of testicular infarction resulting from prolonged epididymitis. This includes the clinical characteristics, feat...
Source: Journal of X-Ray Science and Technology - Category: Radiology Tags: J Xray Sci Technol Source Type: research
Functional abdominal pain is commonly related to visceral hypersensitivity (VH) and recent studies have shown success in management of such patients with Amitriptyline. A subgroup of patients with chronic RUQ pain post cholecystectomy routinely fail medical management and are referred for evaluation of Sphincter of Oddi (SOD) dysfunction/papillary stenosis. The association of RUQ pain, dilated common bile duct (CBD) and elevated liver function tests (LFT ’s) is strongly suggestive of papillary stenosis as it has been shown to benefit the most from biliary sphincterotomy.
Source: Gastrointestinal Endoscopy - Category: Gastroenterology Authors: Tags: Poster abstracts Source Type: research
This article describes the challenges in CPPs during COVID-19 pandemic and the use of telemedicine as the rescue management vehicle for CPPs in current scenario.
Source: Indian Journal of Anaesthesia - Category: Anesthesiology Authors: Source Type: research
Over the past decade, increased awareness by the medical profession of the devastating consequences of opioid addiction has resulted in substantial efforts to limit the number of opioid prescriptions for both perioperative pain management and chronic pain. While these efforts have had some success, opioid misuse remains a crisis, which we in the orthopaedic community have a particular opportunity to address. It is the belief of the undersigned that progress depends on improved research methods and reporting to further the understanding of pain experience and response to management, with the end goal of identifying more eff...
Source: Arthroscopy - Journal of Arthroscopic and Related Surgery - Category: Surgery Tags: Editorial Source Type: research
The endoscopic ultrasound (EUS) fine needle aspiration (FNA) technique has been refined improving tissue acquisition and allowing targeted analgesic injection. During the last years, new research and guidelines advocate for conservative management of low risk pancreatic cysts. Simultaneously, an increasing number of reports have shown the limitations of celiac plexus block and neurolysis to treat chronic abdominal pain. We aims to describe changes in EUS practice over a decade.
Source: Gastrointestinal Endoscopy - Category: Gastroenterology Authors: Tags: Poster abstracts Source Type: research
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