Complications that affect patients during surgery. They may or may not be associated with the disease for which the surgery is done, or within the same surgical procedure.
Patient care procedures performed during the operation that are ancillary to the actual surgery. It includes monitoring, fluid therapy, medication, transfusion, anesthesia, radiography, and laboratory tests.
A procedure in which a laparoscope (LAPAROSCOPES) is inserted through a small incision near the navel to examine the abdominal and pelvic organs in the PERITONEAL CAVITY. If appropriate, biopsy or surgery can be performed during laparoscopy.
Pathologic processes that affect patients after a surgical procedure. They may or may not be related to the disease for which the surgery was done, and they may or may not be direct results of the surgery.
The period during a surgical operation.
A procedure for removal of the crystalline lens in cataract surgery in which an anterior capsulectomy is performed by means of a needle inserted through a small incision at the temporal limbus, allowing the lens contents to fall through the dilated pupil into the anterior chamber where they are broken up by the use of ultrasound and aspirated out of the eye through the incision. (Cline, et al., Dictionary of Visual Science, 4th ed & In Focus 1993;1(1):1)
The constant checking on the state or condition of a patient during the course of a surgical operation (e.g., checking of vital signs).
Endoscopes for examining the interior of the ureter.
The duration of a surgical procedure in hours and minutes.
Evaluation undertaken to assess the results or consequences of management and procedures used in combating disease in order to determine the efficacy, effectiveness, safety, and practicability of these interventions in individual cases or series.
Fragmentation of CALCULI, notably urinary or biliary, by LASER.
Studies used to test etiologic hypotheses in which inferences about an exposure to putative causal factors are derived from data relating to characteristics of persons under study or to events or experiences in their past. The essential feature is that some of the persons under study have the disease or outcome of interest and their characteristics are compared with those of unaffected persons.
Endoscopic examination, therapy or surgery of the ureter.
The pit in the center of the ABDOMINAL WALL marking the point where the UMBILICAL CORD entered in the FETUS.
The removal of a cataractous CRYSTALLINE LENS from the eye.
Insertion of an artificial lens to replace the natural CRYSTALLINE LENS after CATARACT EXTRACTION or to supplement the natural lens which is left in place.
The application of electronic, computerized control systems to mechanical devices designed to perform human functions. Formerly restricted to industry, but nowadays applied to artificial organs controlled by bionic (bioelectronic) devices, like automated insulin pumps and other prostheses.
Surgical procedures performed through a natural opening in the body such as the mouth, nose, urethra, or anus, and along the natural body cavities with which they are continuous.
Loss of blood during a surgical procedure.
The course of learning of an individual or a group. It is a measure of performance plotted over time.
ENDOSCOPES for examining the abdominal and pelvic organs in the peritoneal cavity.
Excision of the gallbladder through an abdominal incision using a laparoscope.
A technique of closing incisions and wounds, or of joining and connecting tissues, in which staples are used as sutures.
Procedures that avoid use of open, invasive surgery in favor of closed or local surgery. These generally involve use of laparoscopic devices and remote-control manipulation of instruments with indirect observation of the surgical field through an endoscope or similar device.
Surgery performed on the urinary tract or its parts in the male or female. For surgery of the male genitalia, UROLOGIC SURGICAL PROCEDURES, MALE is available.
Deliberate introduction of air into the peritoneal cavity.
An abdominal hernia with an external bulge in the GROIN region. It can be classified by the location of herniation. Indirect inguinal hernias occur through the internal inguinal ring. Direct inguinal hernias occur through defects in the ABDOMINAL WALL (transversalis fascia) in Hesselbach's triangle. The former type is commonly seen in children and young adults; the latter in adults.
Studies in which individuals or populations are followed to assess the outcome of exposures, procedures, or effects of a characteristic, e.g., occurrence of disease.
Observation of a population for a sufficient number of persons over a sufficient number of years to generate incidence or mortality rates subsequent to the selection of the study group.
Clarity or sharpness of OCULAR VISION or the ability of the eye to see fine details. Visual acuity depends on the functions of RETINA, neuronal transmission, and the interpretative ability of the brain. Normal visual acuity is expressed as 20/20 indicating that one can see at 20 feet what should normally be seen at that distance. Visual acuity can also be influenced by brightness, color, and contrast.
The period of confinement of a patient to a hospital or other health facility.
Surgical union or shunt between ducts, tubes or vessels. It may be end-to-end, end-to-side, side-to-end, or side-to-side.
Surgery performed on the digestive system or its parts.
A repeat operation for the same condition in the same patient due to disease progression or recurrence, or as followup to failed previous surgery.
Techniques for securing together the edges of a wound, with loops of thread or similar materials (SUTURES).
Incision into the side of the abdomen between the ribs and pelvis.
Elements of limited time intervals, contributing to particular results or situations.
Excision of kidney.
Studies to determine the advantages or disadvantages, practicability, or capability of accomplishing a projected plan, study, or project.
Partial or complete opacity on or in the lens or capsule of one or both eyes, impairing vision or causing blindness. The many kinds of cataract are classified by their morphology (size, shape, location) or etiology (cause and time of occurrence). (Dorland, 27th ed)
Methods of creating machines and devices.
An aspect of personal behavior or lifestyle, environmental exposure, or inborn or inherited characteristic, which, on the basis of epidemiologic evidence, is known to be associated with a health-related condition considered important to prevent.
Thinly cut sections of frozen tissue specimens prepared with a cryostat or freezing microtome.
Intraoperative computer-assisted 3D navigation and guidance system generally used in neurosurgery for tracking surgical tools and localize them with respect to the patient's 3D anatomy. The pre-operative diagnostic scan is used as a reference and is transferred onto the operative field during surgery.
Surgical procedures conducted with the aid of computers. This is most frequently used in orthopedic and laparoscopic surgery for implant placement and instrument guidance. Image-guided surgery interactively combines prior CT scans or MRI images with real-time video.
Occurence of a patient becoming conscious during a procedure performed under GENERAL ANESTHESIA and subsequently having recall of these events. (From Anesthesiology 2006, 104(4): 847-64.)
Surgery performed on the nervous system or its parts.
Care given during the period prior to undergoing surgery when psychological and physical preparations are made according to the special needs of the individual patient. This period spans the time between admission to the hospital to the time the surgery begins. (From Dictionary of Health Services Management, 2d ed)
Tomography using x-ray transmission and a computer algorithm to reconstruct the image.
Procedure in which patients are induced into an unconscious state through use of various medications so that they do not feel pain during surgery.
The period of care beginning when the patient is removed from surgery and aimed at meeting the patient's psychological and physical needs directly after surgery. (From Dictionary of Health Services Management, 2d ed)
Conditions or pathological processes associated with the disease of diabetes mellitus. Due to the impaired control of BLOOD GLUCOSE level in diabetic patients, pathological processes develop in numerous tissues and organs including the EYE, the KIDNEY, the BLOOD VESSELS, and the NERVE TISSUE.
Hemorrhage following any surgical procedure. It may be immediate or delayed and is not restricted to the surgical wound.
Infection occurring at the site of a surgical incision.
The systematic checking of the condition and function of a patient's CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM during the course of a surgical operation.
Conditions or pathological processes associated with pregnancy. They can occur during or after pregnancy, and range from minor discomforts to serious diseases that require medical interventions. They include diseases in pregnant females, and pregnancies in females with diseases.
Operations carried out for the correction of deformities and defects, repair of injuries, and diagnosis and cure of certain diseases. (Taber, 18th ed.)
The period following a surgical operation.
Excision of one or more of the parathyroid glands.
Procedures of applying ENDOSCOPES for disease diagnosis and treatment. Endoscopy involves passing an optical instrument through a small incision in the skin i.e., percutaneous; or through a natural orifice and along natural body pathways such as the digestive tract; and/or through an incision in the wall of a tubular structure or organ, i.e. transluminal, to examine or perform surgery on the interior parts of the body.
Ultrasonic recording of the size, motion, and composition of the heart and surrounding tissues using a transducer placed in the esophagus.
Failure of equipment to perform to standard. The failure may be due to defects or improper use.
Interventions to provide care prior to, during, and immediately after surgery.
Surgery performed on the heart.
The transference of a part of or an entire liver from one human or animal to another.
The qualitative or quantitative estimation of the likelihood of adverse effects that may result from exposure to specified health hazards or from the absence of beneficial influences. (Last, Dictionary of Epidemiology, 1988)
Control of bleeding during or after surgery.
A state characterized by loss of feeling or sensation. This depression of nerve function is usually the result of pharmacologic action and is induced to allow performance of surgery or other painful procedures.
Hand-held tools or implements used by health professionals for the performance of surgical tasks.
Any adverse condition in a patient occurring as the result of treatment by a physician, surgeon, or other health professional, especially infections acquired by a patient during the course of treatment.
Diversion of the flow of blood from the entrance of the right atrium directly to the aorta (or femoral artery) via an oxygenator thus bypassing both the heart and lungs.
Removal of an implanted therapeutic or prosthetic device.
An imaging test of the BILIARY TRACT in which a contrast dye (RADIOPAQUE MEDIA) is injected into the BILE DUCT and x-ray pictures are taken.
Operative procedures for the treatment of vascular disorders.
The introduction of whole blood or blood component directly into the blood stream. (Dorland, 27th ed)
Excision of all or part of the liver. (Dorland, 28th ed)
The number of new cases of a given disease during a given period in a specified population. It also is used for the rate at which new events occur in a defined population. It is differentiated from PREVALENCE, which refers to all cases, new or old, in the population at a given time.
Surgical insertion of BLOOD VESSEL PROSTHESES to repair injured or diseased blood vessels.
The removal of fluids or discharges from the body, such as from a wound, sore, or cavity.
Pain during the period after surgery.
A surgical specialty concerned with the treatment of diseases and disorders of the brain, spinal cord, and peripheral and sympathetic nervous system.
Reinfusion of blood or blood products derived from the patient's own circulation. (Dorland, 27th ed)
Operative immobilization or ankylosis of two or more vertebrae by fusion of the vertebral bodies with a short bone graft or often with diskectomy or laminectomy. (From Blauvelt & Nelson, A Manual of Orthopaedic Terminology, 5th ed, p236; Dorland, 28th ed)
The plan and delineation of prostheses in general or a specific prosthesis.
Bleeding or escape of blood from a vessel.
Any operation on the cranium or incision into the cranium. (Dorland, 28th ed)
In screening and diagnostic tests, the probability that a person with a positive test is a true positive (i.e., has the disease), is referred to as the predictive value of a positive test; whereas, the predictive value of a negative test is the probability that the person with a negative test does not have the disease. Predictive value is related to the sensitivity and specificity of the test.
A blocking of nerve conduction to a specific area by an injection of an anesthetic agent.
A diagnostic procedure used to determine whether LYMPHATIC METASTASIS has occurred. The sentinel lymph node is the first lymph node to receive drainage from a neoplasm.
Migration of a foreign body from its original location to some other location in the body.
Surgery which could be postponed or not done at all without danger to the patient. Elective surgery includes procedures to correct non-life-threatening medical problems as well as to alleviate conditions causing psychological stress or other potential risk to patients, e.g., cosmetic or contraceptive surgery.
Breakdown of the connection and subsequent leakage of effluent (fluids, secretions, air) from a SURGICAL ANASTOMOSIS of the digestive, respiratory, genitourinary, and cardiovascular systems. Most common leakages are from the breakdown of suture lines in gastrointestinal or bowel anastomosis.
Production of an image when x-rays strike a fluorescent screen.
Non-invasive method of demonstrating internal anatomy based on the principle that atomic nuclei in a strong magnetic field absorb pulses of radiofrequency energy and emit them as radiowaves which can be reconstructed into computerized images. The concept includes proton spin tomographic techniques.
Devices that provide support for tubular structures that are being anastomosed or for body cavities during skin grafting.
A distribution in which a variable is distributed like the sum of the squares of any given independent random variable, each of which has a normal distribution with mean of zero and variance of one. The chi-square test is a statistical test based on comparison of a test statistic to a chi-square distribution. The oldest of these tests are used to detect whether two or more population distributions differ from one another.
Procedures used to treat and correct deformities, diseases, and injuries to the MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM, its articulations, and associated structures.
Specialized devices used in ORTHOPEDIC SURGERY to repair bone fractures.
An abnormal balloon- or sac-like dilatation in the wall of the ABDOMINAL AORTA which gives rise to the visceral, the parietal, and the terminal (iliac) branches below the aortic hiatus at the diaphragm.
Procedures used to reconstruct, restore, or improve defective, damaged, or missing structures.
Diseases in any part of the BILIARY TRACT including the BILE DUCTS and the GALLBLADDER.
Binary classification measures to assess test results. Sensitivity or recall rate is the proportion of true positives. Specificity is the probability of correctly determining the absence of a condition. (From Last, Dictionary of Epidemiology, 2d ed)
Surgical removal of the GALLBLADDER.
Medical problems associated with OBSTETRIC LABOR, such as BREECH PRESENTATION; PREMATURE OBSTETRIC LABOR; HEMORRHAGE; or others. These complications can affect the well-being of the mother, the FETUS, or both.
The return of a sign, symptom, or disease after a remission.
A method of hemostasis utilizing various agents such as Gelfoam, silastic, metal, glass, or plastic pellets, autologous clot, fat, and muscle as emboli. It has been used in the treatment of spinal cord and INTRACRANIAL ARTERIOVENOUS MALFORMATIONS, renal arteriovenous fistulas, gastrointestinal bleeding, epistaxis, hypersplenism, certain highly vascular tumors, traumatic rupture of blood vessels, and control of operative hemorrhage.
Surgical therapy of ischemic coronary artery disease achieved by grafting a section of saphenous vein, internal mammary artery, or other substitute between the aorta and the obstructed coronary artery distal to the obstructive lesion.
Tongues of skin and subcutaneous tissue, sometimes including muscle, cut away from the underlying parts but often still attached at one end. They retain their own microvasculature which is also transferred to the new site. They are often used in plastic surgery for filling a defect in a neighboring region.
A tricarbocyanine dye that is used diagnostically in liver function tests and to determine blood volume and cardiac output.
Surgical insertion of a prosthesis.
Therapy whose basic objective is to restore the volume and composition of the body fluids to normal with respect to WATER-ELECTROLYTE BALANCE. Fluids may be administered intravenously, orally, by intermittent gavage, or by HYPODERMOCLYSIS.
Use or insertion of a tubular device into a duct, blood vessel, hollow organ, or body cavity for injecting or withdrawing fluids for diagnostic or therapeutic purposes. It differs from INTUBATION in that the tube here is used to restore or maintain patency in obstructions.
Device constructed of either synthetic or biological material that is used for the repair of injured or diseased blood vessels.
The performance of surgical procedures with the aid of a microscope.
A collection of blood outside the BLOOD VESSELS. Hematoma can be localized in an organ, space, or tissue.
Surgical incision into the chest wall.
The use of ultrasound to guide minimally invasive surgical procedures such as needle ASPIRATION BIOPSY; DRAINAGE; etc. Its widest application is intravascular ultrasound imaging but it is useful also in urology and intra-abdominal conditions.

Reduction of laparoscopic-induced hypothermia, postoperative pain and recovery room length of stay by pre-conditioning gas with the Insuflow device: a prospective randomized controlled multi-center study. (1/1806)

OBJECTIVE: To assess the efficacy and safety of Insuflow (Georgia BioMedical, Inc.) filter heater hydrator device in reducing the incidence, severity and extent of hypothermia, length of recovery room stay and postoperative pain at the time of laparoscopy. DESIGN: Prospective, randomized, blinded, controlled multi-center study. Patients underwent gynecologic procedures via laparoscopy; surgeons, anesthesiologists and recovery room personnel assessed the results. SETTING: Seven North American institutions. PATIENTS: Seventy-two women for safety evaluation and efficacy studies. INTERVENTIONS: Intraoperative pre-conditioning of laparoscopic gas with the Insuflow device (treatment) or standard raw gas (control) during laparoscopic surgery and postoperatively. MAIN OUTCOME MEASURES: Incidence, severity and extent of hypothermia, postoperative pain perception and length of recovery room stay. RESULTS: The Insuflow group had significantly less intraoperative hypothermia, reduced length of recovery room stay and reduced postoperative pain. Pre-conditioning of laparoscopic gas by filtering heating and hydrating was well tolerated with no adverse effects. The safety profile of the Insuflow pre-conditioned gas showed significant benefits compared to currently used raw gas. CONCLUSIONS: Pre-conditioning laparoscopic gas by filtering heating and hydrating with the Insuflow device was significantly more effective than the currently used standard raw gas and was safe in reducing or eliminating laparoscopic-induced hypothermia, shortening recovery room length of stay and reducing postoperative pain.  (+info)

Carotid endarterectomy and intracranial thrombolysis: simultaneous and staged procedures in ischemic stroke. (2/1806)

PURPOSE: The feasibility and safety of combining carotid surgery and thrombolysis for occlusions of the internal carotid artery (ICA) and the middle cerebral artery (MCA), either as a simultaneous or as a staged procedure in acute ischemic strokes, was studied. METHODS: A nonrandomized clinical pilot study, which included patients who had severe hemispheric carotid-related ischemic strokes and acute occlusions of the MCA, was performed between January 1994 and January 1998. Exclusion criteria were cerebral coma and major infarction established by means of cerebral computed tomography scan. Clinical outcome was assessed with the modified Rankin scale. RESULTS: Carotid reconstruction and thrombolysis was performed in 14 of 845 patients (1.7%). The ICA was occluded in 11 patients; occlusions of the MCA (mainstem/major branches/distal branch) or the anterior cerebral artery (ACA) were found in 14 patients. In three of the 14 patients, thrombolysis was performed first, followed by carotid enarterectomy (CEA) after clinical improvement (6 to 21 days). In 11 of 14 patients, 0.15 to 1 mIU urokinase was administered intraoperatively, ie, emergency CEA for acute ischemic stroke (n = 5) or surgical reexploration after elective CEA complicated by perioperative intracerebral embolism (n = 6). Thirteen of 14 intracranial embolic occlusions and 10 of 11 ICA occlusions were recanalized successfully (confirmed with angiography or transcranial Doppler studies). Four patients recovered completely (Rankin 0), six patients sustained a minor stroke (Rankin 2/3), two patients had a major stroke (Rankin 4/5), and two patients died. In one patient, hemorrhagic transformation of an ischemic infarction was detectable postoperatively. CONCLUSION: Combining carotid surgery with thrombolysis (simultaneous or staged procedure) offers a new therapeutic approach in the emergency management of an acute carotid-related stroke. Its efficacy should be evaluated in interdisciplinary studies.  (+info)

Continuous versus intermittent portal triad clamping for liver resection: a controlled study. (3/1806)

OBJECTIVE: The authors compared the intra- and postoperative course of patients undergoing liver resections under continuous pedicular clamping (CPC) or intermittent pedicular clamping (IPC). SUMMARY BACKGROUND DATA: Reduced blood loss during liver resection is achieved by pedicular clamping. There is controversy about the benefits of IPC over CPC in humans in terms of hepatocellular injury and blood loss control in normal and abnormal liver parenchyma. METHODS: Eighty-six patients undergoing liver resections were included in a prospective randomized study comparing the intra- and postoperative course under CPC (n = 42) or IPC (n = 44) with periods of 15 minutes of clamping and 5 minutes of unclamping. The data were further analyzed according to the presence (steatosis >20% and chronic liver disease) or absence of abnormal liver parenchyma. RESULTS: The two groups of patients were similar in terms of age, sex, nature of the liver tumors, results of preoperative assessment, proportion of patients undergoing major or minor hepatectomy, and nature of nontumorous liver parenchyma. Intraoperative blood loss during liver transsection was significantly higher in the IPC group. In the CPC group, postoperative liver enzymes and serum bilirubin levels were significantly higher in the subgroup of patients with abnormal liver parenchyma. Major postoperative deterioration of liver function occurred in four patients with abnormal liver parenchyma, with two postoperative deaths. All of them were in the CPC group. CONCLUSIONS: This clinical controlled study clearly demonstrated the better parenchymal tolerance to IPC over CPC, especially in patients with abnormal liver parenchyma.  (+info)

Catheter-induced mechanical trauma to accessory pathways during radiofrequency ablation: incidence, predictors and clinical implications. (4/1806)

OBJECTIVES: To evaluate the incidence, predictors and clinical implications of nonintentionally catheter-induced mechanical trauma to accessory pathways during radiofrequency ablation procedures. BACKGROUND: Data on the incidence and significance of catheter-induced trauma to accessory pathways are scarce. METHODS: Consecutive patients (n = 381) undergoing radiofrequency ablation of accessory pathways at two different institutions were closely monitored for appearance of mechanical block of accessory pathways during catheter manipulation. RESULTS: Mechanical trauma to accessory pathways was observed in 37 (9.7%) patients. According to a multivariate analysis, the only independent variable associated with this phenomenon was the anatomical pathway location (p = 0.0001). The incidence of trauma of either right anteroseptal (38.5%) or right atriofascicular pathways (33.3%) was significantly greater than that of pathways (< or =10%) at all remaining locations (p < 0.0001). The duration of conduction block observed ranged from < or =1 min to >30 min in 19% and 35% of patients, respectively. "Immediate" application of radiofrequency pulses at sites of mechanical block (<1 min after occurrence) was associated with a 78% long-term success rate at follow-up. This contrasted with a 25% long-term success rate in patients in whom pulses were delivered 30 min after occurrence of block ("delayed pulses"). Finally, in 24% of patients persistent trauma-induced conduction block led to discontinuation of the ablation procedure. CONCLUSIONS: Trauma to accessory pathways is more common than previously recognized and frequently results in prolongation or discontinuation of the ablation procedure and in lower success rates. The only independent predictor of catheter-trauma to accessory pathways is the pathway location.  (+info)

Influence of a platelet GPIIb/IIIa receptor antagonist on myocardial hypoperfusion during rotational atherectomy as assessed by myocardial Tc-99m sestamibi scintigraphy. (5/1806)

OBJECTIVES: This study evaluated the effect of the glycoprotein IIb/IIIa (GPIIb/IIIa) antagonist abciximab on myocardial hypoperfusion during percutaneous transluminal rotational atherectomy (PTRA). BACKGROUND: PTRA may cause transient ischemia and periprocedural myocardial injury. A platelet-dependent risk of non-Q-wave infarctions after directional atherectomy has been described. The role of platelets for the incidence and severity of myocardial hypoperfusion during PTRA is unknown. METHODS: Seventy-five consecutive patients with complex lesions were studied using resting Tc-99m sestamibi single-photon emission computed tomography prior to PTRA, during, and 2 days after the procedure. The last 30 patients received periprocedural abciximab (group A) and their results were compared to the remaining 45 patients (group B). For semiquantitative analysis, myocardial perfusion in 24 left ventricular regions was expressed as percentage of maximal sestamibi uptake. RESULTS: Baseline characteristics did not differ between the groups. Transient perfusion defects were observed in 39/45 (87%) patients of group B, but only in 10/30 (33%) patients of group A (p < 0.001). Perfusion was significantly reduced during PTRA in 3.3 +/- 2.5 regions in group B compared to 1.4 +/- 2.5 regions in group A (p < 0.01). Perfusion in the region with maximal reduction during PTRA in groups B and A was 76 +/- 15% and 76 +/- 15% at baseline, decreased to 56 +/- 16% (p < 0.001) and 67 +/- 14%, respectively, during PTRA (p < 0.01 A vs. B), and returned to 76 +/- 15% and 80 +/- 13%, respectively, after PTRA. Nine patients in group B (20%) and two patients in group A (7%) had mild creatine kinase and/or troponin t elevations (p = 0.18). Patients with elevated enzymes had larger perfusion defects than did patients without myocardial injury (4.2 +/- 2.7 vs. 2.3 +/- 2.5 regions, p < 0.05). CONCLUSIONS: These data indicate that GPIIb/IIIa blockade reduces incidence, extent and severity of transient hypoperfusion during PTRA. Thus, platelet aggregation may play an important role for PTRA-induced hypoperfusion.  (+info)

A policy of quality control assessment helps to reduce the risk of intraoperative stroke during carotid endarterectomy. (6/1806)

OBJECTIVES: A pilot study in our unit suggested that a combination of transcranial Doppler (TCD) plus completion angioscopy reduced incidence of intra-operative stroke (i.e. patients recovering from anaesthesia with a new deficit) during carotid endarterectomy (CEA). The aim of the current study was to see whether routine implementation of this policy was both feasible and associated with a continued reduction in the rate of intraoperative stroke (IOS). MATERIALS AND METHODS: Prospective study in 252 consecutive patients undergoing carotid endarterectomy between March 1995 and December 1996. RESULTS: Continuous TCD monitoring was possible in 229 patients (91%), while 238 patients (94%) underwent angioscopic examination. Overall, angioscopy identified an intimal flap requiring correction in six patients (2.5%), whilst intraluminal thrombus was removed in a further six patients (2.5%). No patient in this series recovered from anaesthesia with an IOS, but the rate of postoperative stroke was 2.8%. CONCLUSIONS: Our policy of TCD plus angioscopy has continued to contribute towards a sustained reduction in the risk of IOS following CEA, but requires access to reliable equipment and technical support. However, a policy of intraoperative quality control assessment may not necessarily alter the rate of postoperative stroke.  (+info)

Gastrointestinal injuries during gynaecological laparoscopy. (7/1806)

A retrospective case review study was carried out on gastrointestinal injuries which occur during gynaecological laparoscopy. Fifty-six patients with 62 gastrointestinal injuries were identified. One-third of the complications (32.2%) occurred during the installation phase for laparoscopy. Four of the six complications attributed to electrosurgery were secondary to the use of monopolar coagulation. Diagnosis of these gastrointestinal injuries was made during surgery in only 20 patients (35.7%). The mean time before diagnosis was 4.0 +/- 5.4 (range 0-23) days. Treatment of these complications was performed by laparoscopic surgery in 16.1% of cases. Prevention relies on the surgeon's experience, strict observance of the safety rules, perfect familiarity with the physical properties of the instruments used, systematic use of bowel preparation for patients presenting a risk of bowel complications, systematic supervision of the route taken by the trocars, meticulous inspection on completion of surgery of all areas where bowel adhesiolysis has been used and, in case of any doubt, tests for leakage involving the rectosigmoid. For patients with a risk of bowel complications, the creation of a pneumoperitoneum and performing a mini laparoscopy in the left hypochondrium can be the judicious option.  (+info)

Airway closure, atelectasis and gas exchange during general anaesthesia. (8/1806)

Airway closure and the formation of atelectasis have been proposed as important contributors to impairment of gas exchange during general anaesthesia. We have elucidated the relationships between each of these two mechanisms and gas exchange. We studied 35 adults with healthy lungs, undergoing elective surgery. Airway closure was measured using the foreign gas bolus technique, atelectasis was estimated by analysis of computed x-ray tomography, and ventilation-perfusion distribution (VA/Q) was assessed by the multiple inert gas elimination technique. The difference between closing volume and expiratory reserve volume (CV-ERV) increased from the awake to the anaesthetized state. Linear correlations were found between atelectasis and shunt (r = 0.68, P < 0.001), and between CV-ERV and the amount of perfusion to poorly ventilated lung units ("low Va/Q", r = 0.57, P = 0.001). Taken together, the amount of atelectasis and airway closure may explain 75% of the deterioration in PaO2. There was no significant correlation between CV-ERV and atelectasis. We conclude that in anaesthetized adults with healthy lungs, undergoing mechanical ventilation, both airway closure and atelectasis contributed to impairment of gas exchange. Atelectasis and airway closure do not seem to be closely related.  (+info)

Iatrogenic, intraoperative complications that are repaired at the same operative session are not separately reported. Since the small bowel...
Keywords: Acute kidney injury, chronic kidney disease, end stage renal disease (ESRD), general anesthesia, hemodialysis, intraoperative hypotension, preventative nephrology.. Abstract: Background/Objective: Intraoperative hypotension (IOH) invariably follows the induction of general anesthesia during surgical operations. The current prevailing and predominant consensus is that IOH has immense clinical benefits such as reduced bleeding, less need for blood transfusions, and shorter surgery times. Simultaneously, it is assumed that IOH is devoid of adverse renal, hepatic and neurological consequences. Emerging new evidence and our experiences suggest a strong link between IOH and postoperative acute kidney injury (AKI). Method/Case Reports: We report on three case presentations to illustrate the impact of IOH on postoperative AKI. Conclusion: Our recent experiences suggest and show a link between IOH and postoperative AKI. Sun et al. (2015) recently demonstrated that postoperative AKI was ...
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Introduction. Multiple clinical methods for detecting myocardial ischemia are utilised in the hospital setting each day, but there is uncertainty about their diagnostic accuracy. In the operating room, multiple methods may be employed, while in the CCU advanced electrophysiological (ECG) techniques for myocardial ischemia detection, and in particular, ST segment analysis, are common. Vectorcardiography (VCG) is one form of ECG.. Several conditions other than ischemia may cause marked ST changes, which can impair the process of diagnosis of clinical ischemia. Elevated HR is one of these factors, which is studied here. The hypotheses were about concordance of different methods to detect ischemia, and relation of ECG ST levels to HR with and without myocardial ischemia.. Methods. Study I. Anesthetised vascular surgical patients with coronary artery disease were studied during the start of anesthesia and surgery: ECG, hemodynamic, mechanical, and metabolic parameters were measured and categorised as ...
A retrospective analysis of the American Society of Anesthesiology Closed Claims Study, this article describes the types of adverse outcomes for which claims were filed. The authors report that three mechanisms of injury (inadequate ventilation, esophageal intubation, and difficult tracheal intubation) accounted for three-fourths of the adverse respiratory events. They further describe the median costs of settlements awarded, characteristics of events in which care was deemed substandard, and claims in which the outcome was considered preventable.
Venous air embolism (VAE), a subset of gas embolism, is an entity with the potential for severe morbidity and mortality. Venous air embolism is a predominantly iatrogenic complication that occurs when atmospheric gas is introduced into the systemic venous system.
Perioperative ischemia particularly in its NSTEMI aspect is a leading cause of morbidity and mortality and it continues to affect a large population. As the patient population is growing older as a result of technological advancements and sicker it is expected for perioperative ischemic episodes to continue. Such episodes not only affect the outcomes of surgical procedures and the patients quality of life but also translate into enormous associated costs. It is therefore a trifold need to increase awareness and knowledge of it. ...
Infants who undergo surgical procedures in the first few months of life are at a higher risk of death or subsequent neurodevelopmental abnormalities. Although the pathogenesis of these outcomes is multifactorial, an understanding of the nature and pathogenesis of brain injury in these infants may assist the anesthesiologist in consideration of their day-to-day practice to minimize such risks. This review will summarize the main types of brain injury in preterm and term infants and their key pathways. In addition, the review will address key potential pathogenic pathways that may be modifiable including intraoperative hypotension, hypocapnia, hyperoxia or hypoxia, hypoglycemia, and hyperthermia. Each of these conditions may increase the risk of perioperative neurological injury, but their long-term ramifications are unclear.. Read More. ...
Hartveit F, Lystad H, Minken A. The pathology of venous air embolism. Br J Exp Pathol. 1968 Feb;49(1):81-6.. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/5640639. Full Text Link. ...
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More on Complications with Diabetes: Diabetes is a chronic, life-long condition that requires careful control. Without proper management it can lead to various complications such as cardiovascular disease, kidney failure, blindness and nerve damage.
Comorbidity of glaucoma poses some increased risks for cataract surgery, but even when there are intraoperative complications during the lens removal procedure, it is almost always possible to still add micro-invasive glaucoma surgery (MIGS), said Reay H. Brown, MD. ...
TY - JOUR. T1 - Deep learning models for the prediction of intraoperative hypotension. AU - Lee, Solam. AU - Lee, Hyung Chul. AU - Chu, Yu Seong. AU - Song, Seung Woo. AU - Ahn, Gyo Jin. AU - Lee, Hunju. AU - Yang, Sejung. AU - Koh, Sang Baek. N1 - Funding Information: MD-PhD/Medical Scientist Training Program through the Korea Health Industry Development Institute , funded by the Ministry of Health and Welfare , Republic of Korea. Publisher Copyright: © 2021 British Journal of Anaesthesia. PY - 2021/4. Y1 - 2021/4. N2 - Background: Intraoperative hypotension is associated with a risk of postoperative organ dysfunction. In this study, we aimed to present deep learning algorithms for real-time predictions 5, 10, and 15 min before a hypotensive event. Methods: In this retrospective observational study, deep learning algorithms were developed and validated using biosignal waveforms acquired from patient monitoring of noncardiac surgery. The classification model was a binary classifier of a ...
Inadvertent perioperative hypothermia is a phenomenon that can occur as a result of the suppression of the central mechanisms of temperature regulation due to anaesthesia, and of prolonged exposure of large surfaces of skin to cold temperatures in operating rooms. Inadvertent perioperative hypothermia has been associated with clinical complications such as surgical site infection and wound-healing delay, increased bleeding or cardiovascular events. One of the most frequently used techniques to prevent inadvertent perioperative hypothermia is active body surface warming systems (ABSW), which generate heat mechanically (heating of air, water or gels) that is transferred to the patient via skin contact. To assess the effectiveness of pre- or intraoperative active body surface warming systems (ABSW), or both, to prevent perioperative complications from unintended hypothermia during surgery in adults. We searched the Cochrane Central Register of Controlled Trials (CENTRAL; Issue 9, 2015); MEDLINE ...
Adapted from Canadian Cardiovascular Society Guidelines on Perioperative Cardiac Risk Assessment and Management for Patients Who Undergo Noncardiac Surgery. Canadian Journal of Cardiology. January 2017, Volume 33, Issue 1, Pages 17-32. ...
The study probably included enough patients to support its conclusion that there is no difference in conversion rates, but it is underpowered to detect a difference in iatrogenic injury rates or mortality because those events are so infrequent. To conclude that there is no difference in iatrogenic injury or mortality rates is what is known in statistical circles as a Type II error or failure to reject a false null hypothesis. The two null hypotheses in this situation were that there is no difference in 1) iatrogenic injury or 2) mortality rates when surgeons are rested or not ...
The examination of special competence in basic perioperative transesophageal echocardiography. This examination is intended for those who wish to demonstrate special competence in basic perioperative transesophageal echocardiography. [Scope of Practice: The application of a basic perioperative TEE examination is limited to non-diagnostic use within the customary practice of anesthesiology. Because the goal of and training in basic PTE is focused on intraoperative monitoring rather than specific diagnosis, except in emergent situations, diagnoses requiring intraoperative cardiac surgical intervention or postoperative medical/surgical management must be confirmed by an individual with advanced skills in TEE or by an independent diagnostic technique ...
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Capgnography is the monitoring of the concentration or partial pressure of carbon dioxide in the expired respiratory gases; as such, it is a non-invasive monitoring technique which allows fast and reliable insight into ventilation, circulation and metabolism. Capnography has proven to be more effective than clinical judgement alone in the early detection of adverse respiratory events. The shape of a capnogram is identical in all humans with healthy lungs; any deviations in shape must be investigated to determine a physiological or a pathological cause of the abnormality.. Data from a previous pilot study yielded two major findings:. ...
Perioperative ischemiaRepresentative pre- and postoperative (| 72h after surgery) MRI scans from a patient with perioperative ischemia ARE shown.
Urostomy complications - Whats a urostomy and does it have complications? UROSTOMY. There are several types of urostomies and they all have their own potential complications.
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DOI: 10.11607/jomi.4884 Purpose: To analyze the occurrence of intraoperative complications during sinus floor elevation with a lateral approach and their correlations with the technique adopted by surgeons. Materials and Methods: Electronic and manual searches resulted in 4,417 records on sinus floor elevation. Twenty-one randomized clinical trials (RCTs) and 11 prospective controlled clinical trials (CCTs) reporting occurrence of intraoperative complications were included. Risk of bias was assessed according to the Cochrane tool and a modified Downs and Black quality analysis for RCTs and CCTs, respectively. Results: Sinus membrane perforation and hemorrhagic events following vascular lesions were the only intraoperative complications reported by the selected studies with overall occurrences of 15.7% and 0.4%, respectively. Three different surgical devices (rotary instruments, piezoelectric osteotomes, and manual bone scrapers) were used to perform the lateral antrostomy. Ultrasonic devices and ...
Background: HMG-CoA reductase inhibitors (statins) improve mortality in high-risk patients. Statins may have beneficial properties beyond its lipid-lowering potential, including inflammation reduction and atherosclerotic plaque stabilization. In this study, we examined whether statins can reduce perioperative myocardial ischemia and improve long-term outcome in patients undergoing major vascular surgery.. Methods: A total of 213 consecutive patients (mean age 68 ± 10 years, 79% male) underwent surgery for abdominal aortic aneurysms or lower extremity bypass grafting. Statins were prescribed in 55% of the patients and serial cholesterol levels were measured 3 months and 1 week prior to surgery. Myocardial ischemia was assessed by continuous 12-lead ECG monitoring, starting 1 day before surgery and continuing for 3 days after. Serial troponin T measurements were performed on day 1, 3 and 7 after surgery. During follow-up, mortality was noted.. Results: In this study cohort, 71 patients (33%) had ...
PubMedID: 23255281 | Free flap reconstruction of oral composite defect complicated by intraoperative cardiac arrest: a case report. | Microsurgery | 3/1/2013
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Current corneal assessment technologies make the process of corneal evaluation extremely fast and simple, and several devices and technologies show signs that help in identification of different diseases thereby, helping in diagnosis, management, and follow-up of patients. The purpose of this review is to present and update readers on the evaluation of cornea and ocular surface. This first part reviews a description of slit lamp biomicroscopy (SLB), endothelial specular microscopy, confocal microscopy, and ultrasound biomicroscopy examination techniques and the second part describes the corneal topography and tomography, providing up-to-date information on the clinical recommendations of these techniques in eye care practice. Although the SLB is a traditional technique, it is of paramount importance in clinical diagnosis and compulsory when an eye test is conducted in primary or specialist eye care practice. Different techniques allow the early diagnosis of many diseases, especially when ...
a Cochrane review concluded that BIS within 40 to 60 may improve anaesthetic delivery and postoperative recovery from relatively deep anaesthesia, and more important that BIS-guided anaesthesia significantly reduces the incidence of intraoperative recall in surgical patients with high risk of awareness (ex. TIVA) [Punjasawadwong et al. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 4: CD003843, 2007]. The largest study in Cochrane was Myles et al. (2463 patients), the second-largest was only 268 patients. Cochrane did not review Avidan (see below), which was published later.. Myles et al. conducted a randomized, double blind trial of 2463 high risk patients (caesarean section, high-risk cardiac surgery [EF ,30%, cardiac index ,2·1 L/min per m2, severe aortic stenosis, pulmonary hypertension, or undergoing off-pump coronary artery bypass graft surgery], acute trauma with hypovolaemia, rigid bronchoscopy, significant impairment of cardiovascular status and expected intraoperative hypotension requiring treatment, ...
We studied 30 patients with asymptomatic, severe AS with a mean age of 78 + or - 9 years, an aortic valve area of 0.77 + or - 0.16 cm(2), a mean gradient of 50.1 + or - 9.5 mm Hg, and a peak gradient of 84 + or - 22 mm Hg. They were compared to 60 age-matched (within 2 years) and gender-matched (ratio of 1:2) patients with mild-to-moderate AS (controls).. Combined postoperative events were more common for the patients (n = 10; 33%) than for the controls (n = 14; 23%), but the difference was not statistically significant (p = 0.06).. Intraoperative hypotension requiring vasopressor use was more likely for the patients (n = 9; 30%) than for the controls (n = 10; 17%; odds ratio 2.5; p = 0.11). The perioperative myocardial infarction rates were similar for both groups (3%; p = 0.74). No deaths, heart failure events, or ventricular arrhythmias occurred in the patients and 1 death and 1 ventricular arrhythmia episode occurred in the controls ...
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Surgeon can use the printed medical model of the mandible to adjust the implant to the particular patient even before the procedure. It is tailor-made - says the model creator, Dr. Paweł Turek from Rzeszów University of Technology. His research and the process of mandible model development were the subject of his doctoral dissertation Methodology of designing and manufacturing medical models of the mandible.
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Venous air embolism is a dreaded condition particularly relevant to the field of nephrology. In the face of a favourable, air-to-blood pressure gradient and an abnormal communication between the atmosphere and the veins, air entrance into the circulation is common and can bring about venous air embolism. These air emboli can migrate to different areas through three major routes: pulmonary circulation, paradoxical embolism and retrograde ascension to the cerebral venous system. The frequent undesirable outcome of this disease entity, despite timely and aggressive treatment, signifies the importance of understanding the underlying pathophysiological mechanism and of the implementation of various preventive measures ...
Oszwald M., Westphal R., Bredow J., Calafi A., Hüfner T., Wahl F., Krettek C., Gösling T.. 2010. Robot-assisted fracture reduction using three-dimensional intraoperative fracture visualization: An experimental study on human cadaver femora. Journal of Orthopaedic Research. :1240-1244. ...
Smith NK, Zerillo J, Kim SJ, Efune G, Wang C, Pai S, Chadha R, Kor TM, Wetzel DR, Hall MA, Burton KK, Fukazawa K, Hill B, Spad MA, Wax DB, Lin HM, Liu X, Odeh J, Torsher L, Kindscher JD, Mandell MS, Sakai T, DeMaria S : Intraoperative Cardiac Arrest During Adult Liver Transplantation: Incidence and Risk Factors from 7 Academic Centers in the United States. Anesthesia and Analgesia March 2020 Notes: Online ahead of print: 10.1213/ANE.0000000000004734 ...
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Medical Consultant continued Medications thought to increase the risk of surgical complications that are not essential for short term improvement in quality of life should be held in the perioperative period Muluk V, Macpherson DS. Perioperative medication management. UpToDate Online
The aim of the present study was to investigate the influence of fixation delay and the perioperative ischemia on hypoxia inducible factor (HIF)-1α gene expression, HIF-1α protein expression, and immunohistochemical (IHC) expression of HIF-1α, GLUT-1, Bcl-2, and Ki-67 in colorectal cancer. The study included 25 surgically removed colorectal tumors. Three ...
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A surgical complication is defined as any undesirable result of surgery. Minor complication has little risk but patients are unnessesarily afraid of them too much.
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Complication coding is a hot topic among coding, clinical, and compliance professionals. Its considered to be one of the more challenging aspects of...
Resnik, Randolph R. (2018). "Intraoperative Complications". Misch's Avoiding Complications in Oral Implantology. pp. 267-293. ... It is poorly absorbed and may cause healing complications postoperatively. Regenerated cellulose Collinson, Simon; Thielemans, ...
"Manual Small Incision Cataract Surgery: Intraoperative Complications." Archived 2012-02-05 at the Wayback Machine ORBIS ... An iridodialysis may be an iatrogenic complication of any intraocular surgery and at one time they were created intentionally ...
Delaying diagnosis and treatment can result in intraoperative complications. In one case of a clinical study, conducted in 2000 ... Complications that may postoperatively occur include: the development of osteoarthritis around the ankle joint. the development ... partial dorsiflexion of the foot is maintained prior to intraoperative screw fixation. This is because, in a neutral or ...
Awwad JT, Isaacson K (October 1996). "The harmonic scalpel: an intraoperative complication". Obstet Gynecol. 88 (4 Pt 2): 718- ... and poses somewhat less of a risk for electrocution or other potentially fatal complications. A harmonic scalpel cuts via ...
June 2009). "The Intraoperative Complication Rate of Nonobstetric Dilation and Curettage". Obstetrics & Gynecology. 113 (6): ... Managing complications in pregnancy and childbirth: a guide for midwives and doctors. World Health Organization, UNICEF, United ... Aside from the surgery itself, complications related to anesthesia administration may also occur. Infection is uncommon after D ... Untreated Asherman's syndrome, especially if severe, also increases the risk of complications in future pregnancies, such as ...
Complications and prognosis[edit]. Inguinal hernia repair complications are unusual, and the procedure as a whole proves to be ... Intraoperative view by TEP Operation. 1. Genital ramus of genitofemoral nerve. 2. Preperitoneal lipom and spermatic cord. ... Research shows that the risk of inguinal hernia complications remains under 1% within the population.[59][10][1][11] Watchful ... However, people who undergo general anesthesia tend to be able to go home faster and experience fewer complications.[14][15][2] ...
"Prediction of late ischemic complications after cerebral aneurysm surgery by the intraoperative measurement of cerebral blood ...
These regulations have proven to reduce avoidable complications of intraoperative mistakes and resultant postoperative ... The project focuses on four broad areas in which the incidence and cost of complications are high: (1) Surgical site infections ... Such interventions will reduce intraoperative error as a result of personal conflicts and serve to increase efficiency. 2. ... An operating room manager must consider the preoperative, intraoperative and postoperative factors which reflect in patient ...
Complications are less common in patients presenting with chondroblastoma in accessible areas. Overall, patients with more ... However, in skeletally immature patients intraoperative fluoroscopy may be helpful to avoid destruction of the epiphyseal plate ... To prevent recurrence or complications it is important to excise the entire tumor following strict oncologic criteria. ... While recurrence is the most common complication of chondroblastoma other issues include post-surgery infection, degenerative ...
The major complication of most forms of the disorder is pulmonary fibrosis, which typically exhibits in patients ages 40-50 ... Since patients with the syndrome have bleeding tendencies, intraoperative, perioperative, and postoperative hemorrhages should ... This is a fatal complication seen in many forms of HPS, and is the usual cause of death from the disorder. HPS patients who ... The anesthesia team should be aware that patients may have postoperative pulmonary complications as part of the syndrome.[ ...
Intra-operative MRI is used to guide brain tumor surgery as well as placement of deep brain stimulation electrodes and ... Trans-Aortic Valve Implantation requires exact positioning of the valve in the aortic root to prevent complications. A good ... Using advanced intra-operative imaging in the operating rooms helps to precisely locate and resect the lesion in a potentially ... Intraoperative acquisition of a cone beam computed tomography image can also be used to reconstruct three dimensional CT-like ...
... blood loss during surgery and thrombotic complications. Conclusion: Intraoperative heparin, given before aortic cross clamping ... July 1996). "Intraoperative heparinisation, blood loss and myocardial infarction during aortic aneurysm surgery: a Joint ... Joint Vascular Research Group Trial - 284 patients; Study the relationship between intraoperative intravenous heparinization, ...
Complications of surgery can include injury to the bladder, rectum, or ureter, especially in cases where there has been tissue ... Surgeons typically perform intraoperative cystoscopy with dye to assess potential bladder or ureter injuries. Vaginal ... Though it is a rare complication, as the popularity of laparoscopic hysterectomy has risen, the rate of vaginal evisceration ... Cellulitis, abscesses, hematomas, and other complications can appear at the same time as an evisceration. Abscesses and ...
There was a high probability of intraoperative and postoperative surgical complication like infection or bleeding ...
The diabetic population is more susceptible to the risks of fracture and potential healing complications and infection that may ... and decreased intraoperative time. However, this procedure has increased risk of inadequate calcaneal bone fixation, compared ... This technique is associated with less wound complications, better soft tissue healing (because of less soft tissue manipulati ... Soft tissue involvement should be evaluated because of the association with serious complications (see below). Evaluating soft- ...
The most common complication associated with penile implant placement appears to be infections with reported rates of 1-3%. ... The residual curvature after penile implant placement usually requires intraoperative surgical intervention. ... The rate of repeat surgeries or device replacements ranges from 6% to 13%. Other reported complications include perforation of ... Krzastek, Sarah C.; Smith, Ryan (8 January 2019). "An update on the best approaches to prevent complications in penile ...
... risks greater neurological damage due to intra-operative spinal cord injury which in turn would yield further complications. ... This is in turn puts the patient at further risk for more complications such as a urinary tract infection. Giles Brindley ... Patients that have lost functional limb control due to spinal cord injuries often have further complications past the point of ... One twenty-nine-year-old male cervical spinal cord injury patient had severe complications with a sacral anterior root ...
Other factors predicting poorer surgical outcomes include intraoperative complications, incomplete surgery, lung disease beyond ... Fibrothorax may occur as a complication of many diseases, including infection of the pleural space known as an empyema or ... The outlook is usually good as long as there is no underlying pulmonary fibrosis or complications following surgery. The ... Fibrothorax may occur as a complication of other diseases. Symptoms of the underlying problem are sometimes seen, for example, ...
As this complication is fairly common, it is normal in this procedure for the surgeon to leave a drain in place at the end. ... the pylorus preserving pancreaticoduodenectomy technique is associated with shorter operation time and less intraoperative ... Post-operative complications, hospital mortality and survival do not differ between the two methods. Pancreaticoduodenectomy is ... Testini, M; Regina, G; Todisco, C; Verzillo, F; Di Venere, B; Nacchiero, M (1998). "An unusual complication resulting from ...
The coronary arteries are carefully mapped out in order to avoid unexpected intra-operative complications in transferring them ... A direct connection of the pulmonary artery reduced the incidence of this complication The world's smallest infant to survive ... Under preferable conditions, the intra-operative and post-operative success rate is 90% or more, with a comparable survival ... pericardial patch for pulmonary artery reconstruction and using a direct connection reduced the incidence of this complication ...
This complication can range from mild forms, which are easy to address during the operation, to more severe forms. If not ... An intraoperative cholangiogram, which is an X-Ray of the bile ducts during a laprascopic cholecystectomy. Bile duct.Deep ... "Intraoperative cholangiography in cholecystectomy". www.sbu.se. Swedish Agency for Health Technology Assessment and Assessment ... Such injury can be prevented by routinely using X-ray investigation of the bile ducts (intraoperative cholangiography (IOC)). ...
This complication is related to the impact that alpha and beta-adrenoceptor antagonists have on blood vessels combined with the ... Buhl T, Mortensen J, Kjaer A (March 2002). "I-123 MIBG imaging and intraoperative localization of metastatic pheochromocytoma: ... Unmanaged pheochromocytoma is dangerous and can lead to serious complications, including death.[non-primary source needed] The ... The study examined the intraoperative maximal systolic arterial pressure in people with and without alpha-adrenoceptor blockade ...
Despite of some clinicians believe that the CO monitor can be introduced only when complications emerge, it is recommended to ... Benes, J.; Chytra, I.; Altmann, P.; Hluchy, M.; Kasal, E.; Svitak, R.; Pradl, R.; Stepan, M. (2010). "Intraoperative fluid ... Gan, T.J.; Soppitt, A.; Sc, B.; Maroof, M. (2002). "Goal-directed Intraoperative Fluid Administration Reduces Length of ... Fluid administration in the intraoperative period is part of the daily practice in anaesthesiology. Several studies have ...
ComplicationsEdit. Complications of surgery can include injury to the bladder, rectum, or ureter, especially in cases where ... Surgeons typically perform intraoperative cystoscopy with dye to assess potential bladder or ureter injuries.[1] ... Vaginal evisceration is a serious complication of dehiscence (where a surgical wound reopens after the procedure), which can be ... Cellulitis, abscesses, hematomas, and other complications can appear at the same time as an evisceration. Abscesses and ...
... and post-operative complications. During surgery, intraoperative neurophysiological monitoring of the facial, acoustic and ... In case retreatment with surgery following radiation was required, the rate of complications was from 19.4% to 27% in two ... This can be a life-threatening complication requiring urgent treatment. The cause of acoustic neuromas is usually unknown; ... can be debilitating and may be an under-appreciated complication of acoustic neuroma treatment. In patients who experience ...
... surgery is generally the result of intra-operative contamination of the prosthesis or a bacteraemic post-operative complication ... A clear picture concerning the exactitude of thrombotic and embolic complications of artificial heart valves, and especially of ... Similar conclusions about the relationship between age and valve related complications were published about porcine valves. The ... such complications, 'grosso modo', would have occurred at about the same rate as reported by the users of the Ionescu valve as ...
Because every surgery comes along with some kind of risk, possible complications are an injury of the structures on the way to ... the disc space ( like nerves, trachea and esophagus or vessels), resulting in intraoperative blood loss, apoplexy, ... Possible serious complications can be complete or incomplete tetraplegia, pneumonia or unnoticed injury of the esophagus. ... if the animal does not suffer from pulmonary complications." In terms of today's statistical basis surgeons are not able to ...
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... the use of an intraoperative shunt may prevent complications such as paraplegia. Simon Gelman; The Pathophysiology of Aortic ...
While shown to be effective, surgical resection has many potential complications, including difficult intraoperative ...
Common complications[edit]. As phalloplasty has improved over the decades, the risks and complications from surgery have been ... Simultaneous Penis and Perineum Reconstruction Using a Combined Latissimus Dorsi-Scapular Free Flap with Intraoperative Penile ... In the same study, chances of complications of the extended urethra were higher, averaging 55%. The most common complications ... A study[clarification needed] of postoperative men showed that on average, 25% had one or more serious complications of the ...
Intraoperative radiotherapy[edit]. Main article: Intraoperative radiation therapy. Intraoperative radiation therapy (IORT) is ... Mahmood SS (2016). "Cardiovascular Complications of Cranial and Neck Radiation". Current Treatment Options in Cardiovascular ... Fuccio L, Guido A, Andreyev HJ (2012). "Management of intestinal complications in patients with pelvic radiation disease". Clin ... It is the most commonly reported complication in breast radiation therapy patients who receive adjuvant axillary radiotherapy ...
Barzilai, D.; Sheinfeld, M. (1966). "Fatal complications following use of potassium perchlorate in thyrotoxicosis. Report of ...
Prough, DS; Bidani, A (1999). "Hyperchloremic metabolic acidosis is a predictable consequence of intraoperative infusion of 0.9 ... in perioperative fluid management protocols to reduce excessive intravenous fluid infusions and lessen pulmonary complications. ...
Giacchetti G, Turchi F, Boscaro M, Ronconi V (April 2009). "Management of primary aldosteronism: its complications and their ... or hypervolemia from excessive intraoperative fluid therapy; and in the 24 to 48 hours after the postoperative period as fluid ... it may herald three complications of pregnancy: pre-eclampsia, HELLP syndrome and eclampsia. Follow-up and control with ...
Intraoperative radiotherapyEdit. Main article: Intraoperative radiation therapy. Intraoperative radiation therapy (IORT) is ... Mahmood SS, Nohria A (July 2016). "Cardiovascular Complications of Cranial and Neck Radiation". Current Treatment Options in ... April 2007). "Gastrointestinal complications associated with hepatic arterial Yttrium-90 microsphere therapy". Journal of ... It is the most commonly reported complication in breast radiation therapy patients who receive adjuvant axillary radiotherapy ...
Intraoperative local anaesthesia for reduction of postoperative pain following general anaesthesia for dental treatment in ... Antibiotic prophylaxis for the prevention of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) related complications in ... Intraoperative interventions for preventing surgical site infection: an overview of Cochrane Reviews PMID 29406579 https://doi. ... Intraoperative Mitomycin C for glaucoma surgery PMID 16235305 https://doi.org/10.1002/14651858.CD002897.pub2 ...
It is an unpleasant complication that effects about 10% of the population undergoing general anaesthesia each year. ... Vomiting has been associated with major complications such as pulmonary aspiration of gastric content and might endanger ...
Although Grammont continued to develop and refine his new technique to address minor complications that arose, it relied on 4 ... The benefits of utilizing regional anesthesia over general anesthesia include less intraoperative bleeding, more muscle ... However, despite these risks, shoulder replacement shows promise with a low rate of complication which depending on the type of ... Borgeat, A.; Ekatodramis, G.; Kalberer, F.; Benz, C. (October 2001). "Acute and nonacute complications associated with ...
... it is recommended that pregnant women use a lower dose of local anesthetic to reduce any potential complications. ... the patient is in a comfortable setting and has any potential fears alleviated in order to avoid these possible complications. ...
Ovarian bleeding - this is a potentially catastrophic and not so rare complication among lean patients with polycystic ovary ... Irita, K. (2011). Risk and crisis management in intraoperative hemorrhage: Human factors in hemorrhagic critical events. Korean ... A subconjunctival hemorrhage is a common and relatively minor post-LASIK complication. ... a potentially catastrophic and not so rare complication among lean patients with polycystic ovary syndrome". Fertil. Steril. 93 ...
Risks and complications[edit]. See also: Patient safety. Risks and complications as they relate to anesthesia are classified as ... The risks of complications during or after anesthesia are often difficult to separate from those of the procedure for which ... The faster the surgery was, the lower the rate of complications (leading to reports of very quick amputations). The advent of ... Emergence from general anesthesia or sedation requires careful monitoring because there is still a risk of complication.[27] ...
Complications. Tissue necrosis of the nipple-areola complex is the principal mastopexy medical complication. To prevent nipple- ... Intra-operative matters. The sole application of breast augmentation mammoplasty to correct minimal breast ptosis (Grade I) ... Complications. General medical complications of mastopexy include bleeding, infection, and the secondary effects of the ... the individual incidence rates of surgical revision and complications, when compared to the revision and complication rates for ...
Other complications include chronic pain. Cause[edit]. Most authors favour degeneration of the intervertebral disc as the major ... but intraoperative findings are required to confirm.[27] ... Complications occur in 0 to 17% of cases when performed on the ... Abbasi A, Malhotra G, Malanga G, Elovic EP, Kahn S (Sep 2007). "Complications of interlaminar cervical epidural steroid ...
Two complications specific to this surgery are Left recurrent nerve palsy and chylothorax, as the recurrent laryngeal nerve and ... "Intraoperative Identification of Chyle Leak During Coarctation Repair Using Fluorescein Dye". The Annals of Thoracic Surgery. ... This is a severe problem for the heart and can cause many other complications. In a study of 120 coarctation repair recipients ... Chylothorax is a troublesome complication and is usually managed conservatively by adjusting the diet to eliminate long chain ...
... Complications[edit]. It is reliably estimated that pneumatic tourniquets are used in more than one million surgical ... intraoperative bleeding, compartment pressure syndrome, pressure sores and chemical burns, digital necrosis, toxic reactions, ... Complications and injuries related to the use of a surgical tourniquet include: nerve injury, post-tourniquet syndrome, ... Risk of complications and injuries can be minimized by taking all reasonable preventative measures when using surgical ...
Ovarian bleeding - This is a potentially catastrophic and not so rare complication among lean patients with polycystic ovary ... "Risk and crisis management in intraoperative hemorrhage: Human factors in hemorrhagic critical events". Korean J Anesthesiol ... A subconjunctival hemorrhage is a common and relatively minor post-LASIK complication. ... tourniquets are helpful in preventing complications of shock.[10] Anticoagulant medications may need to be discontinued and ...
... intraoperative life support, intraoperative pain control, intraoperative ventilation, post-operative recovery, intensive care ... Complications. *Emergence delirium. *Allergic reactions. *Anesthesia awareness. *Local anesthetic toxicity. *Malignant ...
Complications. *Emergence delirium. *Allergic reactions. *Anesthesia awareness. *Local anesthetic toxicity. *Malignant ...
A complication of this is when the atria and ventricles are not in synchrony and the "heart rate" must be specified as atrial ... typically both intraoperative and postoperative ...
Complications. *Emergence delirium. *Allergic reactions. *Anesthesia awareness. *Local anesthetic toxicity. *Malignant ...
Damage to the heart muscle is the most dangerous complication of doxorubicin, for example.. Monoclonal antibodies ... "Targeted intraoperative radiotherapy impairs the stimulation of breast cancer cell proliferation and invasion caused by ... even when they may not have obvious cancer-related medical complications.[138] The study found that older breast cancer ... "Intraoperative radiotherapy impairs breast cancer cell motility induced by surgical wound fluid". J Clin Oncol. 24 (18S): ...
The challenge lies in identifying those patients who are at risk of complications of severe anemia (ischemia) and transfusing ... "Intraoperative Blood Salvage."[20] Pharmacologic agents, for example tranexamic acid, can also be utilized to minimize blood ... "Effect of a restrictive transfusion strategy on transfusion-attributable severe acute complications and costs in the US ICUs: ... that allogeneic blood transfusions are associated with increased mortality and an increased level of serious complications, ...
These procedures can be 8-10 hours long and carry a significant rate of complications. IPHC is used as a viable solution for ... Hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy (HIPEC), intra-abdominal hyperthermic chemoperfusion, intraoperative ...
While any of these complications may possibly occur, it is good to remember that each of them occurs quite infrequently. A ... endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP), duodenoscope-assisted cholangiopancreatoscopy, intraoperative ... Other minor risks include drug reactions and complications related to other diseases the patient may have. Consequently, ...
Intraoperative Mechanical Ventilation and Postoperative Pulmonary Complications after Cardiac Surgery.. Mathis MR1, Duggal NM, ... After adjustment, an intraoperative lung-protective ventilation bundle was associated with decreased pulmonary complications ( ... Intraoperative Mechanical Ventilation and Postoperative Pulmonary Complications after Cardiac Surgery: Erratum. [Anesthesiology ... The primary outcome was a composite pulmonary complication; secondary outcomes included individual pulmonary complications, ...
Mayo Clinic uses advanced intraoperative monitoring to prevent neurological complications during complex cervical spinal ... and was too young to cooperate with an intraoperative wake-up test. During the surgery, intraoperative monitoring triggered a ... Nassr estimates that intraoperative monitoring triggers an alert in about 25 percent of spinal surgeries. "The majority of ... Intraoperative monitoring is particularly important when patients arent able to communicate with surgeons. Dr. Nassr cites a ...
Psychological and Social Complications 3 * Surgical Complications * Intraoperative Complications * Retained Surgical ... How perioperative nurses define, attribute causes of, and react to intraoperative nursing errors. Get Citation Chard R. AORN J ...
Psychological and Social Complications 1 * Surgical Complications * Intraoperative Complications * Retained Surgical ... This review discusses the risks, complications, and challenges of retained surgical items and describes strategies to prevent ... Wrong-patient blood transfusion error: leveraging technology to overcome human error in intraoperative blood component ... which include emergency surgeries and intraoperative changes in the surgical plan. This study examined the problem of retained ...
... clinicaltrials.gov The goal of this study is to evaluate the role of intraoperative continous and intermittent neuromonitoring ... Intraoperative Complications. Complications that affect patients during surgery. They may or may not be associated with the ... Intraoperative Monitoring to Predict Postoperative Complications After Thyroidectomy. 2017-10-19 18:41:10 , BioPortfolio ... More From BioPortfolio on "Intraoperative Monitoring to Predict Postoperative Complications After Thyroidectomy". *Related ...
... Yu Jeong Kim, Su ... At least one intraoperative complication was detected in 11 eyes (7.6%) in the standard cataract surgery group but in only one ... Intraoperative complications (posterior capsule rupture, radial tear of the anterior capsule, dropped nucleus, or sulcus- ... Furthermore, the rates of a posterior capsule rupture and at least one intraoperative complication were lower in the advanced ...
... which fortunately resolved within 3 days without any other severe complications. Keywords: suprachoroidal air, choroid ... Intraoperative severe suprachoroidal air as a complication of 23-gauge vitrectomy combined with air-fluid exchange Chien-Jen ... Intraoperative severe suprachoroidal air as a complication of 23-gauge vitrectomy combined with air-fluid exchange. ... which fortunately resolved within 3 days without any other severe complications.. Keywords: suprachoroidal air, choroid ...
intraoperative blood loss [ Time Frame: intraoperative only ]. intraoperative blood loss will be accurately measured among the ... Prospective Study Investigating Aspirin and Intraoperative Blood Loss and Complications Following Inguinal Hernia Repair. The ... A Prospective, Nonrandomized, Study Comparing the Use of Aspirin and Intraoperative Blood Loss and Postoperative Complications ... The specific complications include wound or scrotal hematomas, return to the operating room within 72 hour for bleeding, wound ...
Intraoperative and postprocedural complications and disorders of respiratory system, not elsewhere classified ICD-10-CM Code ... The ICD-10 code range for ICD-10 Intraoperative and postprocedural complications and disorders of respiratory system, not ... Intraoperative and postprocedural complications and disorders of respiratory system, not elsewhere classified ... Intraoperative and postprocedural complications and disorders of respiratory system, not elsewhere classified ...
... Link between Flomax use and Cataract Intraoperative ... IFIS is a small pupil syndrome variant that is characterized by a flaccid iris that billows in response to intraoperative ... regarding the risk for intraoperative floppy iris syndrome (IFIS) during cataract surgery in patients treated with tamsulosin ... irrigation, progressive intraoperative miosis despite preoperative use of mydriatic drugs, and potential prolapse of the iris ...
Further high-quality RCTs specifically investigating intraoperative complication occurrence are needed. Full Text PDF File , ... Intraoperative Complications During Sinus Floor Elevation with Lateral Approach: A Systematic Review. ... Purpose: To analyze the occurrence of intraoperative complications during sinus floor elevation with a lateral approach and ... Conclusion: Sinus membrane perforation was the most frequently described intraoperative complication during sinus floor ...
Risk of pulmonary complications. Four studies looked at the effect of smoking cessation on pulmonary complications.30,32,35,38 ... Effects of preoperative smoking cessation on the incidence and risk of intraoperative and postoperative complications in adult ... Effects of preoperative smoking cessation on the incidence and risk of intraoperative and postoperative complications in adult ... Risk of total postoperative complications. Nine studies reported findings on the risk of overall postoperative complications.17 ...
Safety and efficacy of post-anastomotic intraoperative endoscopy to avoid early anastomotic complications during gastrectomy ... Background: Anastomotic complications such as leakage, bleeding, and stricture remain among the most serious complications of ... Results: Although there was no difference between the PAIOE and non-PAIOE group in the overall complication rates (19.9% vs ... The objective of this study are to investigate the safety and efficacy of post-anastomotic intraoperative endoscopy (PAIOE) to ...
Effects of preoperative smoking cessation on the incidence and risk of intraoperative and postoperative complications in adult ... Effects of preoperative smoking cessation on the incidence and risk of intraoperative and postoperative complications in adult ...
UNIT 5 - THE BRIEFING, INTER-CASE OR INTRA-OPERATIVE TEACHING, DEBRIEFING (BID) MODEL FOR CLINICAL TEACHING ... 05.16 - Debriefing of Complication. To view this video please enable JavaScript, and consider upgrading to a web browser that ... But the important thing is get people involved who manage these kinds of complications every day. ,, Absolutely. ,, So, hows ...
Management of intraoperative complications during laparoscopic left colectomy - Minerva Surgery 2021 Apr 14 - Minerva Medica - ... intraoperative complications, splenic injury, intraoperative bleeding.. EVIDENCE SYNTHESIS: From our literature search we ... Management of intraoperative complications during laparoscopic left colectomy. Francesco M. CARRANO 1, 2, Antonino SPINELLI 1, ... The laparoscopic approach, in fact, is not exempt from the risk of intraoperative complications, some of which can occur ...
PurposeTo evaluate the rates of intraoperative and early postoperative complications (IEPC) and the duration of ... Phacoemulsification and Intraoperative Complications in 452 Patients with Diabetic Retinopathy.. Berdine L. Heesterman, Barend ... PurposeTo evaluate the rates of intraoperative and early postoperative complications (IEPC) and the duration of ... Does diabetic retinopathy increase the incidence of intraoperative complications of phacoemulsification surgery?. @article{ ...
Surgical errors Intraoperative Complications Evidence-Based Medicine Medical Errors Risk Factors Risk Management Surgical ... Detailed analyses of all reported complications for more than 80 major operations help you minimize the risk of errors in ... This book provides a unique visual and comprehensive approach to intra-operative technical errors and covers identification, ... Offers in-depth guidance on the prevention, management, and consequences of complications and pitfalls that occur before, ...
... transfusion on postoperative patient complications profiles and 30-day readmission rates following elective spine surgery. ... Association of Intraoperative Blood Transfusions on Postoperative Complications, 30-Day Readmission Rates, and 1-Year Patient- ... Postoperative complication rates were 44.67% and 23.00% in the transfusion and nontransfusion cohorts, respectively. Overall, ... Our study suggests that allogeneic RBC transfusions may be associated with increased postoperative complications, length of ...
This stock medical ehxibit depicts an intra-operative uterine perforation with small bowel injury with subsequent peritonitis ...
Effects of intraoperative PEEP optimization on postoperative pulmonary complications and the inflammatory response: study ... Effects of intraoperative PEEP optimization on postoperative pulmonary complications and the inflammatory response: study ... A trial of intraoperative low-tidal-volume ventilation in abdominal surgery. N Engl J Med. 2013;369:428-37. CrossRefPubMed ... A trial of intraoperative low-tidal-volume ventilation in abdominal surgery. N Engl J Med. 2013;369:428-37. CrossRefPubMed ...
G97.8 Other intraoperative and postprocedural complications and disorders of nervous system* G97.81 Other intraoperative ... Intraoperative and postprocedural complications and disorders of nervous system, not elsewhere classified G97- Type 2 Excludes ... G97 Intraoperative and postprocedural complications and disorders of nervous system, not elsewhere classified* G97.0 ... Intraoperative and postprocedural complications and disorders of nervous system, not elsewhere classified G97 ...
388: Cataract Surgery with Intra-Operative Complications (Unplanned Rupture of Posterior Capsule Requiring Unplanned Vitrectomy ...
Intraoperative Ct In Assesment Of Spinal Fusion Complications 2014. Category General Spine Gary X. Gong, MD, PhD Marty Auster, ... Nearly all the complications are potentially avoidable by performing the intraoperative CT scan before finalizing the hardware ... However, some intraoperative CT findings may lead to unnecessary replacement of radiographically suboptimal screws that are ... viewers will gain an understanding of the myriad of potential complications that can be avoided by performing intraoperative CT ...
floppy iris syndrome (IFIS) (intraoperative) H21.81. *intraoperative and postprocedural complications of specific body system ( ... Intraoperative and postprocedural complications and disorders of respiratory system, not elsewhere classified. 2016 2017 2018 ... J95-J95 Intraoperative and postprocedural complications and disorders of respiratory system, not elsewhere classified ... J95- Intraoperative and postprocedural complications and disorders of respiratory system, not elsewhere classified ...
2019 MIPS Measure #388: Cataract Surgery with Intra-Operative Complications (Unplanned Rupture of Posterior Capsule Requiring ...
Intraoperative Perfusion Assessment in Mastectomy Skin Flaps: How Close are We to Preventing Complications? Journal of ... Intraoperative Perfusion Assessment in Mastectomy Skin Flaps : How Close are We to Preventing Complications?. In: Journal of ... Intraoperative Perfusion Assessment in Mastectomy Skin Flaps : How Close are We to Preventing Complications? / Khavanin, Nima; ... Intraoperative Perfusion Assessment in Mastectomy Skin Flaps. How Close are We to Preventing Complications?. ...
Effects of intraoperative PEEP optimization on postoperative pulmonary complications and the inflammatory response: study ...
Intraoperative awareness has been reported to occur in 0.8-5.0% of paediatric patients undergoing anaesthesia and, therefore, ... seems to be more common than in adults (incidence 0.1-0.2%). In adult patients, the consequences of intraoperative awareness ...
Intraoperative complications. Uterine lacerations, especially of the lower uterine segment, are more common with a transverse ... Uterine atony is another intraoperative complication that can be encountered in a patient with a multiple gestation, ... A recent review reported a severe complication rate of 0.24% and a cesarean section rate secondary to complications of 0.34%. [ ... attempting vaginal delivery places both the mother and the fetus at risk for hemorrhagic complications. This complication has ...

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