Tranexamic Acid for Acute Hemorrhage: Enough Evidence? Tranexamic Acid for Acute Hemorrhage: Enough Evidence?
A newly published critical reappraisal of tranexamic acid reaffirms the prophylactic and therapeutic benefits of TXA administration as part of a multimodal management strategy for acute hemorrhage.Anesthesia &Analgesia
ConclusionPenetrating abdomino-thoracic injuries demand immediate life-saving measures, appropriate resuscitative care, urgent shifting of patient to tertiary care center, prompt diagnosis and immediate surgical intervention. Regulation of safety rules at construction site and early intervention in case of accidents can improve the patient outcome and minimize mortality.
Eko, a maker of high-end digital stethoscopes, has just received the first FDA clearance for its devices to use AI algorithms to automatically detect atrial fibrillation (AFib) and heart murmurs. Using this capability, primary care physicians, who ar...
[Effect of the stapedius and tensor tympani muscles tenotomy on the quality of life of patients suffering from Ménière's disease]. Orv Hetil. 2020 Feb;161(5):177-182 Authors: Szirmai Á, Maihoub S, Molnár A, Fent Z, Tamás L, Polony G Abstract Introduction: Tenotomy of the tendon of the stapedius and tensor tympani (TT) muscles is a minimal-invasive surgical therapeutic procedure in Ménière's disease (MD). It has been assumed that the TT medializes the stapes into the oval window, resulting in changes in perilymphatic pressures of the inner ear. By cuttin...
Conditions: Pediatric Anesthesia; Low Level Laser Theraphy Interventions: Device: Diode Laser; Other: topical anesthesia Sponsor: Okan University Completed
Publication date: Available online 27 January 2020Source: Anaesthesia &Intensive Care MedicineAuthor(s): Viyayanand Nadella
Publication date: Available online 27 January 2020Source: Anaesthesia &Intensive Care MedicineAuthor(s): Brian J. AndersonAbstractNeonatal anaesthesia dosing needs to be based on physiological characteristics of the newborn, pharmacokinetic knowledge, pharmacodynamic considerations and the adverse effects profile. Disease processes and treatments in this group are distinct from adults. Immaturity of enzyme, anatomical and physiological systems cause extensive variability of drug disposition and drug response in neonates. This is further compounded by pharmacogenomic influences. Postmenstrual age is a reasonable measure...
An ER doctor was charged with abusing his baby. But 15 medical experts say there's no proof. An ER doctor was charged with abusing his baby. But 15 medical experts say there’s no proof. After a physician worried he’d hurt his baby, his own hospital reported abuse. Now fellow doctors are raising concerns about an “out of control” system. www.nbcnews.com Lol. Independent practice. Nurses education.
I am PGY1 on a prelim medicine year and really enjoying the patient population at the VA. Wondering if anyone here has experience at the VA and can speak to the hours/pay/lifestyle/vacation and what drew you to the VA? Any pros or cons of working at VA thanks
ConclusionsThe present review provides a discussion of clinical presentation, pathophysiology, and treatment and preventative strategies for chronic breast pain following cosmetic surgery. This review provides evidence from multiple randomized controlled trials (RCTs) and systematic reviews of efficacy and effectiveness. While chronic postoperative breast pain remains challenging to treat, various preventative strategies have been described to improve postoperative pain outcomes.
AbstractObjectiveThe aim of this study was to compare the outcome of nonagenarians ( ≥ 90 years) with that of younger (