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Surgery

Internet & Social Media Use Among Caregivers of Pediatric Otolaryngology Patients

Aug 18, 2022

Previous research demonstrates that nearly all parents—98%—search for medical information pertaining to their children’s health. However, Libby M. Ward, MD, and colleagues point out that there i...

Surgery & External Radiotherapy for Hepatocellular Carcinoma with Portal Invasion

Aug 18, 2022

For patients with hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) with portal vein thrombosis (PVT), local therapeutic options include surgery and external beam radiation therapy (EBRT). For a study, researchers sough...

Pathological Determinants of Rectal Cancer Outcome After Pelvic Exenteration

Aug 18, 2022

In all, 5–15% of patients with advanced rectal cancer (LARC) who have resection will experience local recurrence while receiving multimodal treatment. Even with cutting-edge reconstructive surgery, ...

Endoscopic Trans-oral vs Trans-axillary Thyroidectomy

Aug 18, 2022

Modern minimally invasive surgery is advancing fast and even replacing traditional open methods in several surgical specialties. With the development of several endoscopic thyroidectomy procedures, th...

Ulnar Shortening Osteotomy Vs Wafer Resection in Ulnar Impaction

Aug 18, 2022

The most frequent procedure used to treat ulnar impaction syndrome (UIS) is ulnar shortening osteotomy (USO). The arthroscopic wafer procedure (AWP) is an alternative to USO. There weren't many studie...

Efficacy of Metabolic Surgery in Adults with Non-Morbid Obesity and Hypertension

Aug 18, 2022

Nowadays, diabetes, cancer, and hypertension are the leading causes of significant morbidity associated with obesity. Bariatric surgery is being suggested as a treatment for obesity since it has been ...

Effect in Surgical Practice and A Model of Error Cause

Aug 18, 2022

Surgical emergencies have serious repercussions for patients, personnel, and healthcare organizations. However, their etiology and development were poorly understood outside the scope of root-cause in...

Laparoscopic Radical Gastrectomy Benefits Surgical Trainees

Aug 18, 2022

Laparoscopic radical gastrectomy (LRG) has significant technical requirements. Thus, it's important to build an efficient training system to advance clinical technology and operation guidelines. For a...

Acute Pancreatitis: Ward-based Goal-directed Fluid Therapy (GDFT)

Aug 18, 2022

Patients having major general surgery experience fewer problems because of goal-directed fluid therapy (GDFT). For patients with acute pancreatitis (AP) in a general surgical unit, there are no report...

Pancreatic Cancer Patients Receiving Adjuvant Chemotherapy After Robotic Pancreatectomy

Aug 18, 2022

There was little information available on the long-term oncological outcomes of patients with pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma (PDAC) who undergo robotic pancreatectomy (RP). Between January 2011 a...

Betadine Solution, Ag-Gel Combo Effective for Eliminating Bacteria

Aug 18, 2022

WEDNESDAY, Aug. 17, 2022 (HealthDay News) -- The combination of 5 percent betadine solution and silver colloidal gel (Ag-gel) is more effective than either substance alone for inhibiting the growth of...

Perioperative Acute Dialysis Requirement is Associated with a Higher Mortality Rate

Aug 18, 2022

Perioperative mortality is linked to chronic renal disease. However, the results of patients who had perioperative acute dialysis had not been determined. For a study, researchers sought to compare th...

Robotic vs Open Pancreaticoduodenectomy in Elderly Patients: Short-term Outcomes

Aug 18, 2022

The surgical indications for pancreaticoduodenectomy have been expanded to include older patients because of surgical methods and postoperative care improvements. However, it was unclear if robotic pa...

Minimally invasive surgical skills are impaired by time pressure

Aug 18, 2022

Stress brought on by time constraints may affect surgeons performing minimally invasive treatments. For a study, researchers sought to determine how mistakes and force application during minimally inv...

Laparoscopic colon cancer surgery with transvaginal vs conventional specimen extraction

Aug 18, 2022

Extraction of natural orifice specimens has been demonstrated to improve aesthetic outcomes and minimize postoperative discomfort and wound problems. It was still debatable, nevertheless, whether tran...

Chest Tube Insertion Competency Assessment Using the ACTION-Tool

Aug 18, 2022

Prior to patient interaction, chest tube insertion (CTI) should be practiced in simulated circumstances. Valid evaluations are used to provide feedback and certification, notably in simulation-based t...

Single-Port Robotic Pancreatic Surgery (SPRPS) Using The Da Vinci SP System

Aug 18, 2022

Single-port (SP) robotic systems have the benefits of fully wristed three-dimensional high-definition cameras and multi-jointed wristed instruments. However, SP robotic pancreatic surgery (SPRPS) is s...

Removal of asymptomatic kidney stones reduces risk of relapse

Aug 18, 2022

1. In a group of patients undergoing endoscopic removal of symptomatic kidney stones, concurrent removal of asymptomatic stones significantly reduced the incidence of relapse. 2. Concurrent removal of...

Endoscopic sleeve gastroscopy effective for excess weight loss in type 1 and 2 obesity

Aug 18, 2022

1. Approximately three-quarters (77%) of patients who underwent endoscopic sleeve gastroscopy with lifestyle modifications achieved 25% or more reduction in excess weight. 2. There were three serious ...

Hepatic Artery Restoration (HAR) is Essential for Successful Liver Transplantation

Aug 18, 2022

Hepatic artery restoration (HAR) is critical for optimal liver transplant outcomes. For a study, researchers assessed transplant outcome improvement through ongoing technological advancements. From...