OTC Naproxen and Acetaminophen Anti-Inflammatory Action in Dental Implant Patients
Conditions: Osseointegrated Dental Implantation; Pain, Acute Interventions: Drug: Naproxen; Drug: Acetaminophen; Drug: Tramadol Sponsors: Hersh, Elliot V., DMD, MS, PhD; University of Pennsylvania Not yet recruiting
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This study evaluated baseball players' preliminary outcomes following anterior glenohumeral capsular ligament reconstruction for internal impingement with anterior instability of the shoulder.METHODS: Twelve baseball players (all male; mean age, 20.5±2.2 years) with internal impingement and anterior instability managed via anterior glenohumeral capsular ligament reconstruction were examined. The mean follow-up period was 25.3±4.6 months. Anterior glenohumeral capsular ligament reconstruction was performed with a knee hamstring autograft for balanced stability and laxity with two major targets: to prevent hype...
Can Fam Physician. 2022 Jan;68(1):17-18. doi: 10.46747/cfp.680117.ABSTRACTQUESTION: With the approval of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) vaccine for children 5 to 11 years of age and concerns among parents in the past year following reported cases of myocarditis and pericarditis in adolescents, should my office continue to encourage all children and young adults to receive the COVID-19 messenger RNA vaccine?ANSWER: Since April 2021 reports have documented cases of myocarditis and pericarditis in adolescents and young adults after messenger RNA COVID-19 vaccination, and several hundred such reports were documented in Ca...
BLOOD clotting is a normal response to injury. Sometimes, however, it can lead to cramps, pain and swelling, and if it enters the circulatory system, it can be fatal. In a small study, one popular breakfast food has been linked to the condition.
Nevro gets FDA nod for expanded labeling of SCS system for back pain Nevro (NYSE:NVRO) received FDA approval for expanded labeling for its Senza Spinal Cord Stimulation (SCS) system to treat Non-Surgical Refractory Back Pain (NSRBP). The company said the approval is specific to Nevro's proprietary 10 kHz Therapy and differentiates Nevro's Senza System as the only SCS system with specific labeling to treat NSRBP patients. The company noted that the SENZA-NSRBP study... Read more
ConclusionsImprovement was seen in most patients. One year after the start of treatment, more than half of the patients were untreated and around one-third in remission. Residual symptoms and deficits were common regardless of treatment.
ConclusionsIn this updated systematic review and meta-analysis, uterine exteriorization was associated with an increased risk of IONV but no significant change in perioperative hemoglobin decrease compared within situ repair.Study registrationPROSPERO (CRD42020190074); registered 5 July 2020.
ConclusionsGiven the perceived benefits of regional over general anesthesia, approximately half of the members of three regional anesthesia societies seem to have expanded their use of regional anesthesia techniques during the initial surge of the COVID-19 pandemic.
“For me, my own personal stories of opioid patients come to mind, including one who keyed my car when I stopped prescribing his opioid after an acute injury. I think of some local opioid overdose deaths in my community. I would love to hear what other doctors and clinicians have to say about these issues,Read more …Coal mining culture and the opioid crisis [PODCAST] originally appeared inKevinMD.com.
AbstractPurposeTraumatic thoracolumbar vertebral fractures are frequently treated with posterior fixation (PF) and vertebral augmentation. Sometimes, it is deemed too risky to offer vertebral augmentation under fluoroscopic guidance alone. Adjuvant CT/fluoroscopy-guided percutaneous vertebroplasty (PVP) could be offered in certain scenarios. The aim was to evaluate feasibility, safety and effectiveness of PVP in patients presenting with vertebral non-union (VNU) following PF performed without concomitant vertebral augmentation.Materials and MethodsAll patients treated in our institution with PVP between July 2015 and July ...