• Menstruation at the time of the procedure-It is best to have LEEP done when you do not have your period. (portsmouthhospital.com)
  • Ideal for those interested in offering a wider range of treatment to the women in their communities, the LEEP course will provide vital information on electrosurgical physics and safety, procedure techniques, and the necessary equipment and supplies. (asccp.org)
  • They also tried to correlate these delivery variables with the size of the LEEP specimens obtained and the time interval between the procedures and the deliveries. (freecme.com)
  • until further data have emerged to further confuse or clarify the issue, we can tell our LEEP patients that their risk of delivering by cesarean section is no greater than anyone not having the procedure. (freecme.com)
  • After successfully completing the course, participants are expected to partake in a hands-on mentored performance training as required for credentialing in new procedures by their home institutions, as this course alone will not prepare participants for independent practice. (asccp.org)
  • Glenn procedure is a palliative surgical procedure performed for patients with Tricuspid atresia . (wikipedia.org)
  • Dr. Willem van der Merwe , Sport Science Centre of South Africa , performed the first bio HemiCAPĀ® surgery and has more than five years of experience with the classic HemiCAPĀ® procedure: 'I am very satisfied with the follow-up on my previous patients and observed a remarkable return to sports activities. (prnewswire.com)
  • For most patients, amniocentesis is a fairly rapid and comfortable procedure. (medicinenet.com)
  • There is no surgery or general anesthesia required, allowing patients to return to their usual routine, after the procedure, without a long recovery. (prweb.com)
  • They found that Medicare Advantage patients were less likely to undergo the heart procedures, but there were still wide variations between geographic areas under both payment systems. (reuters.com)
  • For example, each year, depending on the state, between 10 and 41 people for every 1,000 on a Medicare Advantage plan had a procedure to check for blocked blood vessels to the heart, compared to 16 to 44 per 1,000 Medicare fee-for-service patients. (reuters.com)
  • In another study published in the same journal, researchers from Canada and the U.S. also found differences in the type of patients who are selected to undergo heart procedures in the two countries. (reuters.com)
  • The new study found patients in Ontario who were selected for the procedure had a higher predicted chance of having a blockage, given their other health conditions. (reuters.com)
  • After a catheter ablation procedure, about 70 percent of patients remain free of symptoms after one year. (redorbit.com)
  • Some patients may require a second or third procedure to achieve a successful result. (redorbit.com)
  • For hard-to-treat patients, doctors have recommended the Cox-Maze surgical procedure, developed in 1987 by James L. Cox, MD, at Washington University. (redorbit.com)
  • The original Cox-Maze procedure has been refined by Ralph J. Damiano Jr., MD, the John M. Shoenberg Professor of Surgery at Washington University, and is effective in 90 percent of patients who undergo it. (redorbit.com)
  • Canadian doctors reported an American Heart Association conference that their study of 1,000 patients suggests it is safe to send patients home after this procedure without the usual overnight hospital stay. (pravda.ru)
  • Patients are usually advised not to drive themselves home the day of the procedure, so a friend or family member may need to provide a ride. (spine-health.com)
  • PALM SPRINGS, California - A procedure that involves radiofrequency ablation of sensory nerves in the degenerated lumbar disc may give many patients with chronic low back pain significant relief. (medscape.com)
  • Researchers have now collected up to 12 months of data on patients undergoing the procedure - called intradiscal biacuplasty (IDB) - and it shows improved pain scores, functioning, and quality of life. (medscape.com)
  • The results indicate that the procedure is an option for patients who continue to have discogenic pain despite medical management. (medscape.com)
  • This palliative procedure may offer patients symptom relief. (mesothelioma.com)
  • A paracentesis procedure is not a permanent solution but offers patients temporary relief from peritoneal effusion. (mesothelioma.com)
  • Patients undergoing the procedure for other reasons, such as diagnostic purposes, may have less fluid removed. (mesothelioma.com)
  • The article by Senska et al is mostly of no value in this respect because it is subject to bias, especially in terms of the included patients: someone who has decided to have a tonsillectomy is bound to be convinced by this procedure and will give positive scores in order not to have to have to live with the feeling that they have risked health and life unnecessarily. (aerzteblatt.de)
  • In this study, COPD patients are randomized to receive TLD or a sham procedure. (healthcentral.com)
  • According to the researchers, TLD reduced COPD symptoms like shortness of breath and complications - exacerbations and infections requiring hospitalization, for example - by more than 50 percent compared to the sham procedure in 82 patients. (healthcentral.com)
  • TAVR is just one of several leading-edge procedures we performed in recent years in order to provide the best care for our patients. (prweb.com)
  • The TAVR procedure offers an alternative treatment for patients with aortic stenosis who are unable to undergo open heart surgery. (prweb.com)
  • Amniocentesis is a procedure wherein a sample of fluid is removed from the amniotic sac for analysis. (medicinenet.com)
  • The amniocentesis needle is typically guided into the sac with the help of ultrasound imaging performed either prior to or during the procedure. (medicinenet.com)
  • The procedure is relatively painless, but the idea of having a scope inserted into the throat can be a little scary, so it helps to understand how a laryngoscopy is done. (kidshealth.org)
  • The surgeon prepares the operative area by injecting a mixture of anaesthetic, salt solution and a medication called epinephrine, which helps to reduce any blood loss, swelling and bruising caused by the procedure. (news-medical.net)
  • With this procedure, your surgeon may also need to remove your spleen. (mayoclinic.org)
  • Named after the surgeon who invented it, the Kasai procedure is the first line option for treating biliary atresia. (news-medical.net)
  • After you're unconscious, your surgeon will either make a cut down your midline or perform a laparoscopic procedure using smaller cuts and lighted instruments. (healthline.com)
  • RMIT embeds primary prevention and harm minimisation in relation to alcohol into relevant policies, procedures, guidelines, plans and agreements and supports appropriate alcohol education strategies. (edu.au)
  • This procedure ensures that human research at RMIT is ethical, responsible and consistent with relevant legislation, regulations, guidelines and institutional policy and procedures. (edu.au)
  • This procedure applies to all human research that is reasonably considered the responsibility of RMIT. (edu.au)
  • The RMIT Human Research Ethics Committee (HREC) is responsible for reviewing, and where ethical, approving more than low risk and other human research at RMIT requiring HREC review, in keeping with the National Statement and institutional policy and procedures. (edu.au)
  • The RMIT College Human Ethics Advisory Networks (CHEANs) are responsible for reviewing, and where ethical, approving negligible risk and low risk human research at RMIT in keeping with the National Statement and institutional policy and procedures. (edu.au)
  • Toronto Raptors guard Kyle Lowry underwent a procedure to repair a tendon in his left thumb, but he still plans on being available for the upcoming FIBA World Cup, ESPN reported. (nationalpost.com)
  • Researchers found the rate of non-emergency procedures doctors performed varied widely across 12 states regardless of how they were paid - with a lump sum or per procedure. (reuters.com)
  • Familiarizing yourself with the Dartmouth College Emergency Procedures (prepared by Environmental Health & Safety ) is one of the most important ways you can be prepared for an emergency. (dartmouth.edu)
  • NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - How doctors are reimbursed may not completely explain the difference in the number of common heart procedures performed across different geographic regions, according to a new study. (reuters.com)
  • Previous research found that doctors in New York State perform about twice as many procedures to check for and open blocked blood vessels, compared to doctors in the Canadian province of Ontario. (reuters.com)
  • One procedure that doctors use to see if there are problems with your fallopian tubes or uterus is HSG, or hysterosalpingogram. (bellaonline.com)
  • Doctors had wanted to treat that infection before putting him through the endoscopic procedure to remove the gallstones, the government said. (telegraph.co.uk)
  • Doctors from Nemours Children's Health System in Delaware performed two liver transplant in Jamaica last week, marking the first time the procedure was performed on the island. (orlandosentinel.com)
  • Dr Gofeld, who was one of the first doctors to use the procedure, presented his findings during a plenary session on research highlights at the American Academy of Pain Medicine (AAPM) 2016 Annual Meeting. (medscape.com)
  • Doctors can use fluid from a paracentesis procedure to diagnose other diseases. (mesothelioma.com)
  • Doctors will perform the appropriate procedure based on where the fluid accumulates. (mesothelioma.com)
  • Doctors may repeat the procedure as needed to manage patient symptoms. (mesothelioma.com)
  • Doctors perform the procedure as a palliative mesothelioma treatment . (mesothelioma.com)
  • Depending on your situation, your dental professional will advise you of how long the entire treatment process will take, how many appointments will be necessary and what you can expect after each procedure. (yourdentistryguide.com)
  • Certain medical conditions, such as active diabetes, cancer or periodontal disease, may require additional treatment before the procedure can be performed. (yourdentistryguide.com)
  • We describe the development of a new surgical procedure to be used in the treatment of disruptive brachial plexus (BP) lesions. (nih.gov)
  • On the day prior to your treatment you may be asked to withhold some of your blood pressure medication so as not to interfere with the blood pressure response during the actual stent procedure. (bcm.edu)
  • This invention relates more particularly to procedure for the treatment of a body of water which constitutes a swimming pool and whereby said prolonged gerrnicidal activity is provided by iodine and, according to this invention, improved procedure is provided whereby such gerrnicidal activity is provided by hypoiodous :acid in conjunction wit-h a substantial chloramine bank. (google.com)
  • In a phase II clinical trial, targeted lung denervation (TLD), a procedure used to open the airways, was shown to be safe and effective in people with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). (healthcentral.com)
  • A procedure in which stitches are used to secure the rectum in its proper position. (medicinenet.com)
  • This procedure is done if your rectum or colon can't properly function. (healthline.com)
  • A different procedure, known as the J-pouch procedure, may be performed if you've had your entire colon and rectum removed. (healthline.com)
  • After the tests or procedure, your doctor pulls back the catheter and removes it and the sheath. (smartdraw.com)
  • Monitor your condition after the procedure and follow all aftercare instructions your doctor gives you. (healthline.com)
  • After the post-procedure observation period is complete, the patient is free to leave the medical facility and can go home the same day. (spine-health.com)
  • This procedure outlines the requirements for the approval, acquisition, storage, issue and servicing of James Cook University (JCU) owned Weapons. (edu.au)
  • Former airline pilot John Cox outlines the regular procedure by which a flight crew takes control of an airplane and prepares for takeoff. (usatoday.com)
  • Ask the Captain: Standard procedure for starting a flight Former airline pilot John Cox outlines the regular procedure by which a flight crew takes control of an airplane and prepares for takeoff. (usatoday.com)
  • The patient goes to an x-ray suite or operating room and comfortably lies face down on a padded table where the procedure will be performed. (spine-health.com)
  • Pain should not be felt in the area where the procedure takes place, but the patient typically remains awake and responsive throughout. (spine-health.com)
  • DESCRIPTION OF PROCEDURE: Patient was taken to the operating room after interscalene block was obtained. (aapc.com)
  • A Facebook group, Mustard or Senning Survivors, gathers several hundred global survivors in their 20s to 50s into a single community, supporting adults born with TGA that have had a Mustard, Senning, Rastelli or Nikaidoh heart procedure. (wikipedia.org)
  • It is also used during procedures or operations on the heart when the usual approach from the chest surface is not available. (cincinnatichildrens.org)
  • Sabathia threw his first bullpen since having a heart procedure in December, and Sanchez played in his initial spring training game following a left shoulder injury. (yahoo.com)
  • TAMPA, Fla. (AP) -- New York Yankees left-hander CC Sabathia has returned to the mound for the first time since undergoing a heart procedure in December. (yahoo.com)
  • If the EU country concerned fails to communicate measures that fully transpose the provisions of directives, or doesn't rectify the suspected violation of EU law, the Commission may launch a formal infringement procedure. (europa.eu)
  • In all instances, the School of Health Professions requires that every attempt be made to resolve such disputes informally though discussion among all relevant parties prior to initiating formal procedures. (mdanderson.org)
  • This procedure applies to all staff, students, volunteers, adjuncts and contractors of JCU and is to be read in conjunction with the Weapons Policy. (edu.au)
  • This procedure applies to almost all models of APs and bridges. (cisco.com)
  • This procedure applies to members of Convocation who wish to nominate a person for an Honorary Award of the University. (edu.au)
  • 352 TFEU), combating discrimination (Article 19(1) TFEU), membership of the Union (Article 49 TEU), arrangements for withdrawal from the Union (Article 50 TEU) association agreements, accession of the Union to the ECHR, agreements establishing a specific institutional framework, agreements with important budgetary implications, agreements in areas where the ordinary legislative procedure applies. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Mustard procedure was largely replaced in the late 1980s by the Jatene procedure (arterial switch), in which the native arteries were switched back to normal flow, so that the RV (right ventricle) would be connected to the pulmonary artery and the LV (left ventricle) would be connected to the aorta. (wikipedia.org)
  • An osseointegrated implant takes anywhere from six weeks to six months to anchor and heal, at which point your dentist can complete the procedure by placing a crown, bridge or hybrid denture restoration. (yourdentistryguide.com)