A repeat operation for the same condition in the same patient due to disease progression or recurrence, or as followup to failed previous surgery.
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.
A device that substitutes for a heart valve. It may be composed of biological material (BIOPROSTHESIS) and/or synthetic material.
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.
Prosthesis, usually heart valve, composed of biological material and whose durability depends upon the stability of the material after pretreatment, rather than regeneration by host cell ingrowth. Durability is achieved 1, mechanically by the interposition of a cloth, usually polytetrafluoroethylene, between the host and the graft, and 2, chemically by stabilization of the tissue by intermolecular linking, usually with glutaraldehyde, after removal of antigenic components, or the use of reconstituted and restructured biopolymers.
A partial joint replacement in which only one surface of the joint is replaced with a PROSTHESIS.
The valve between the left ventricle and the ascending aorta which prevents backflow into the left ventricle.
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.
Surgical insertion of synthetic material to repair injured or diseased heart valves.
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.
The valve between the left atrium and left ventricle of the heart.
Malfunction of implantation shunts, valves, etc., and prosthesis loosening, migration, and breaking.
Pathological conditions involving any of the various HEART VALVES and the associated structures (PAPILLARY MUSCLES and CHORDAE TENDINEAE).
Surgery performed on the heart or blood vessels.
Surgery performed on the heart.
Fractures of the short, constricted portion of the thigh bone between the femur head and the trochanters. It excludes intertrochanteric fractures which are HIP FRACTURES.
Pathological condition characterized by the backflow of blood from the ASCENDING AORTA back into the LEFT VENTRICLE, leading to regurgitation. It is caused by diseases of the AORTIC VALVE or its surrounding tissue (aortic root).
Techniques for securing together the edges of a wound, with loops of thread or similar materials (SUTURES).
The return of a sign, symptom, or disease after a remission.
Backflow of blood from the LEFT VENTRICLE into the LEFT ATRIUM due to imperfect closure of the MITRAL VALVE. This can lead to mitral valve regurgitation.
Elements of limited time intervals, contributing to particular results or situations.
The plan and delineation of prostheses in general or a specific prosthesis.
An abnormal balloon- or sac-like dilatation in the wall of AORTA.
Hemorrhage following any surgical procedure. It may be immediate or delayed and is not restricted to the surgical wound.
A valve situated at the entrance to the pulmonary trunk from the right ventricle.
A combination of congenital heart defects consisting of four key features including VENTRICULAR SEPTAL DEFECTS; PULMONARY STENOSIS; RIGHT VENTRICULAR HYPERTROPHY; and a dextro-positioned AORTA. In this condition, blood from both ventricles (oxygen-rich and oxygen-poor) is pumped into the body often causing CYANOSIS.
A type of constriction that is caused by the presence of a fibrous ring (discrete type) below the AORTIC VALVE, anywhere between the aortic valve and the MITRAL VALVE. It is characterized by restricted outflow from the LEFT VENTRICLE into the AORTA.
The use of internal devices (metal plates, nails, rods, etc.) to hold the position of a fracture in proper alignment.
Removal of an implanted therapeutic or prosthetic device.
Making an incision in the STERNUM.
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.
A surgical specialty concerned with the diagnosis and treatment of disorders and abnormalities of the COLON; RECTUM; and ANAL CANAL.
Infections resulting from the implantation of prosthetic devices. The infections may be acquired from intraoperative contamination (early) or hematogenously acquired from other sites (late).
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.
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.
Traumatic injuries to the RECURRENT LARYNGEAL NERVE that may result in vocal cord dysfunction.
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)
The arterial trunk arising from the fetal heart. During development, it divides into AORTA and the PULMONARY ARTERY.
The period of confinement of a patient to a hospital or other health facility.
The proportion of survivors in a group, e.g., of patients, studied and followed over a period, or the proportion of persons in a specified group alive at the beginning of a time interval who survive to the end of the interval. It is often studied using life table methods.
Surgical incision into the chest wall.
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.
Infection occurring at the site of a surgical incision.
Excision, in part or whole, of an INTERVERTEBRAL DISC. The most common indication is disk displacement or herniation. In addition to standard surgical removal, it can be performed by percutaneous diskectomy (DISKECTOMY, PERCUTANEOUS) or by laparoscopic diskectomy, the former being the more common.
Inflammation of the inner lining of the heart (ENDOCARDIUM), the continuous membrane lining the four chambers and HEART VALVES. It is often caused by microorganisms including bacteria, viruses, fungi, and rickettsiae. Left untreated, endocarditis can damage heart valves and become life-threatening.
A condition of abnormally elevated output of PARATHYROID HORMONE (or PTH) triggering responses that increase blood CALCIUM. It is characterized by HYPERCALCEMIA and BONE RESORPTION, eventually leading to bone diseases. PRIMARY HYPERPARATHYROIDISM is caused by parathyroid HYPERPLASIA or PARATHYROID NEOPLASMS. SECONDARY HYPERPARATHYROIDISM is increased PTH secretion in response to HYPOCALCEMIA, usually caused by chronic KIDNEY DISEASES.
Replacement of the hip joint.
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.
A type of heart valve surgery that involves the repair, replacement, or reconstruction of the annuli of HEART VALVES. It includes shortening the circumference of the annulus to improve valve closing capacity and reinforcing the annulus as a step in more complex valve repairs.
Fractures around joint replacement prosthetics or implants. They can occur intraoperatively or postoperatively.
A vital statistic measuring or recording the rate of death from any cause in hospitalized populations.
Developmental abnormalities involving structures of the heart. These defects are present at birth but may be discovered later in life.
Remaining tissue from normal DERMIS tissue after the cells are removed.
Pathologic process consisting of a partial or complete disruption of the layers of a surgical wound.
A surgical operation for the relief of pressure in a body compartment or on a body part. (From Dorland, 28th ed)
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.
Plastic surgery of the eyelid. (Cline et al., Dictionary of Visual Science, 4th ed)
Any surgical procedure performed on the biliary tract.
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.
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)
Cardiac manifestation of systemic rheumatological conditions, such as RHEUMATIC FEVER. Rheumatic heart disease can involve any part the heart, most often the HEART VALVES and the ENDOCARDIUM.
Restoration of an organ or other structure to its original site.
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.
Developmental abnormalities in any portion of the VENTRICULAR SEPTUM resulting in abnormal communications between the two lower chambers of the heart. Classification of ventricular septal defects is based on location of the communication, such as perimembranous, inlet, outlet (infundibular), central muscular, marginal muscular, or apical muscular defect.
The valve consisting of three cusps situated between the right atrium and right ventricle of the heart.
A nonparametric method of compiling LIFE TABLES or survival tables. It combines calculated probabilities of survival and estimates to allow for observations occurring beyond a measurement threshold, which are assumed to occur randomly. Time intervals are defined as ending each time an event occurs and are therefore unequal. (From Last, A Dictionary of Epidemiology, 1995)
Pathological processes consisting of the union of the opposing surfaces of a wound.
Surgical insertion of BLOOD VESSEL PROSTHESES to repair injured or diseased blood vessels.
Operative procedures for the treatment of vascular disorders.
Device constructed of either synthetic or biological material that is used for the repair of injured or diseased blood vessels.
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)
Surgical creation of an external opening into the ILEUM for fecal diversion or drainage. This replacement for the RECTUM is usually created in patients with severe INFLAMMATORY BOWEL DISEASES. Loop (continent) or tube (incontinent) procedures are most often employed.
VERTEBRAE in the region of the lower BACK below the THORACIC VERTEBRAE and above the SACRAL VERTEBRAE.
A long, narrow, and flat bone commonly known as BREASTBONE occurring in the midsection of the anterior thoracic segment or chest region, which stabilizes the rib cage and serves as the point of origin for several muscles that move the arms, head, and neck.
Homopolymer of tetrafluoroethylene. Nonflammable, tough, inert plastic tubing or sheeting; used to line vessels, insulate, protect or lubricate apparatus; also as filter, coating for surgical implants or as prosthetic material. Synonyms: Fluoroflex; Fluoroplast; Ftoroplast; Halon; Polyfene; PTFE; Tetron.
Internal devices used in osteosynthesis to hold the position of the fracture in proper alignment. By applying the principles of biomedical engineering, the surgeon uses metal plates, nails, rods, etc., for the correction of skeletal defects.
Members of a religious denomination founded in the United States during the late 19th century in which active evangelism is practiced, the imminent approach of the millennium is preached, and war and organized government authority in matters of conscience are strongly opposed (from American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 4th ed). Jehovah's Witnesses generally refuse blood transfusions and other blood-based treatments based on religious belief.
Inflammation of the wall of the AORTA.
Narrowing of the passage through the MITRAL VALVE due to FIBROSIS, and CALCINOSIS in the leaflets and chordal areas. This elevates the left atrial pressure which, in turn, raises pulmonary venous and capillary pressure leading to bouts of DYSPNEA and TACHYCARDIA during physical exertion. RHEUMATIC FEVER is its primary cause.
A congenital cardiovascular malformation in which the AORTA arises entirely from the RIGHT VENTRICLE, and the PULMONARY ARTERY arises from the LEFT VENTRICLE. Consequently, the pulmonary and the systemic circulations are parallel and not sequential, so that the venous return from the peripheral circulation is re-circulated by the right ventricle via aorta to the systemic circulation without being oxygenated in the lungs. This is a potentially lethal form of heart disease in newborns and infants.
The removal of fluids or discharges from the body, such as from a wound, sore, or cavity.
A form of ocular misalignment characterized by an excessive convergence of the visual axes, resulting in a "cross-eye" appearance. An example of this condition occurs when paralysis of the lateral rectus muscle causes an abnormal inward deviation of one eye on attempted gaze.
An abnormal passage communicating between any components of the digestive system, or between any part of the digestive system and surrounding organ(s).
The period following a surgical operation.
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.
A condition characterized by pain radiating from the back into the buttock and posterior/lateral aspects of the leg. Sciatica may be a manifestation of SCIATIC NEUROPATHY; RADICULOPATHY (involving the SPINAL NERVE ROOTS; L4, L5, S1, or S2, often associated with INTERVERTEBRAL DISK DISPLACEMENT); or lesions of the CAUDA EQUINA.
Inflammation of the mediastinum, the area between the pleural sacs.
The duct that is connected to the GALLBLADDER and allows the emptying of bile into the COMMON BILE DUCT.
Backflow of blood from the RIGHT VENTRICLE into the RIGHT ATRIUM due to imperfect closure of the TRICUSPID VALVE.
Excision of the whole (total gastrectomy) or part (subtotal gastrectomy, partial gastrectomy, gastric resection) of the stomach. (Dorland, 28th ed)
Establishment of an opening into the gallbladder either for drainage or surgical communication with another part of the digestive tract, usually the duodenum or jejunum.
Occlusion of the outflow tract in either the LEFT VENTRICLE or the RIGHT VENTRICLE of the heart. This may result from CONGENITAL HEART DEFECTS, predisposing heart diseases, complications of surgery, or HEART NEOPLASMS.
A conical fibro-serous sac surrounding the HEART and the roots of the great vessels (AORTA; VENAE CAVAE; PULMONARY ARTERY). Pericardium consists of two sacs: the outer fibrous pericardium and the inner serous pericardium. The latter consists of an outer parietal layer facing the fibrous pericardium, and an inner visceral layer (epicardium) resting next to the heart, and a pericardial cavity between these two layers.
STOMACH herniation located at or near the diaphragmatic opening for the ESOPHAGUS, the esophageal hiatus.
Narrowing of the spinal canal.
Replacement for a hip joint.
A fracture in which union fails to occur, the ends of the bone becoming rounded and eburnated, and a false joint occurs. (Stedman, 25th ed)
Surgical procedures involving the STOMACH and sometimes the lower ESOPHAGUS to correct anatomical defects, or to treat MORBID OBESITY by reducing the size of the stomach. There are several subtypes of bariatric gastroplasty, such as vertical banded gastroplasty, silicone ring vertical gastroplasty, and horizontal banded gastroplasty.
Mobilization of the lower end of the esophagus and plication of the fundus of the stomach around it (fundic wrapping) in the treatment of GASTROESOPHAGEAL REFLUX that may be associated with various disorders, such as hiatal hernia. (From Dorland, 28th ed)
Tumors or cancer of the PARATHYROID GLANDS.
Aneurysm caused by a tear in the TUNICA INTIMA of a blood vessel leading to interstitial HEMORRHAGE, and splitting (dissecting) of the vessel wall, often involving the AORTA. Dissection between the intima and media causes luminal occlusion. Dissection at the media, or between the media and the outer adventitia causes aneurismal dilation.
A condition of inadequate circulating red blood cells (ANEMIA) or insufficient HEMOGLOBIN due to premature destruction of red blood cells (ERYTHROCYTES).
Any woven or knit material of open texture used in surgery for the repair, reconstruction, or substitution of tissue. The mesh is usually a synthetic fabric made of various polymers. It is occasionally made of metal.
Materials used in closing a surgical or traumatic wound. (From Dorland, 28th ed)
Substances used to cause adherence of tissue to tissue or tissue to non-tissue surfaces, as for prostheses.
A measure of the quality of health care by assessment of unsuccessful results of management and procedures used in combating disease, in individual cases or series.
The physiological restoration of bone tissue and function after a fracture. It includes BONY CALLUS formation and normal replacement of bone tissue.
Vagal denervation of that part of the STOMACH lined with acid-secreting mucosa (GASTRIC MUCOSA) containing the GASTRIC PARIETAL CELLS. Since the procedure leaves the vagal branches to the antrum and PYLORUS intact, it circumvents gastric drainage required with truncal vagotomy techniques.
Replacement for a knee joint.
Failure of equipment to perform to standard. The failure may be due to defects or improper use.
An autosomal dominant disorder of CONNECTIVE TISSUE with abnormal features in the heart, the eye, and the skeleton. Cardiovascular manifestations include MITRAL VALVE PROLAPSE, dilation of the AORTA, and aortic dissection. Other features include lens displacement (ectopia lentis), disproportioned long limbs and enlarged DURA MATER (dural ectasia). Marfan syndrome is associated with mutations in the gene encoding fibrillin, a major element of extracellular microfibrils of connective tissue.
Specialized devices used in ORTHOPEDIC SURGERY to repair bone fractures.
Rods of bone, metal, or other material used for fixation of the fragments or ends of fractured bones.
Surgical formation of an opening through the ABDOMINAL WALL into the JEJUNUM, usually for enteral hyperalimentation.
The use of nails that are inserted into bone cavities in order to keep fractured bones together.
Obstruction of flow in biological or prosthetic vascular grafts.
Surgical removal of the pancreas. (Dorland, 28th ed)
A pathological constriction that can occur above (supravalvular stenosis), below (subvalvular stenosis), or at the AORTIC VALVE. It is characterized by restricted outflow from the LEFT VENTRICLE into the AORTA.
The removal of foreign material and devitalized or contaminated tissue from or adjacent to a traumatic or infected lesion until surrounding healthy tissue is exposed. (Dorland, 27th ed)
The application of probability and statistical methods to calculate the risk of occurrence of any event, such as onset of illness, recurrent disease, hospitalization, disability, or death. It may include calculation of the anticipated money costs of such events and of the premiums necessary to provide for payment of such costs.
Summarizing techniques used to describe the pattern of mortality and survival in populations. These methods can be applied to the study not only of death, but also of any defined endpoint such as the onset of disease or the occurrence of disease complications.
A followup operation to examine the outcome of the previous surgery and other treatments, such as chemotherapy or radiation therapy.
Accumulation of blood in the EPIDURAL SPACE between the SKULL and the DURA MATER, often as a result of bleeding from the MENINGEAL ARTERIES associated with a temporal or parietal bone fracture. Epidural hematoma tends to expand rapidly, compressing the dura and underlying brain. Clinical features may include HEADACHE; VOMITING; HEMIPARESIS; and impaired mental function.
A series of steps taken in order to conduct research.
The excision of the head of the pancreas and the encircling loop of the duodenum to which it is connected.
Fractures of the FEMUR HEAD; the FEMUR NECK; (FEMORAL NECK FRACTURES); the trochanters; or the inter- or subtrochanteric region. Excludes fractures of the acetabulum and fractures of the femoral shaft below the subtrochanteric region (FEMORAL FRACTURES).
First aid or other immediate intervention for accidents or medical conditions requiring immediate care and treatment before definitive medical and surgical management can be procured.
Polyester polymers formed from terephthalic acid or its esters and ethylene glycol. They can be formed into tapes, films or pulled into fibers that are pressed into meshes or woven into fabrics.
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.
A class of statistical procedures for estimating the survival function (function of time, starting with a population 100% well at a given time and providing the percentage of the population still well at later times). The survival analysis is then used for making inferences about the effects of treatments, prognostic factors, exposures, and other covariates on the function.
A Y-shaped surgical anastomosis of any part of the digestive system which includes the small intestine as the eventual drainage site.
Any impairment, arrest, or reversal of the normal flow of INTESTINAL CONTENTS toward the ANAL CANAL.
The act of dilating.
Ultrasonic recording of the size, motion, and composition of the heart and surrounding tissues using a transducer placed in the esophagus.
Abnormal protrusion or billowing of one or both of the leaflets of MITRAL VALVE into the LEFT ATRIUM during SYSTOLE. This allows the backflow of blood into left atrium leading to MITRAL VALVE INSUFFICIENCY; SYSTOLIC MURMURS; or CARDIAC ARRHYTHMIA.
Aneurysm due to growth of microorganisms in the arterial wall, or infection arising within preexisting arteriosclerotic aneurysms.
Loss of blood during a surgical procedure.
Obstruction of a blood vessel (embolism) by a blood clot (THROMBUS) in the blood stream.
Bleeding or escape of blood from a vessel.
Ultrasonic recording of the size, motion, and composition of the heart and surrounding tissues. The standard approach is transthoracic.
The vein which drains the foot and leg.
A partial or complete return to the normal or proper physiologic activity of an organ or part following disease or trauma.
A set of techniques used when variation in several variables has to be studied simultaneously. In statistics, multivariate analysis is interpreted as any analytic method that allows simultaneous study of two or more dependent variables.
Drooping of the upper lid due to deficient development or paralysis of the levator palpebrae muscle.
The local recurrence of a neoplasm following treatment. It arises from microscopic cells of the original neoplasm that have escaped therapeutic intervention and later become clinically visible at the original site.
The degree to which BLOOD VESSELS are not blocked or obstructed.
An INTERVERTEBRAL DISC in which the nucleus pulposus has protruded through surrounding fibrocartilage. This occurs most frequently in the lower lumbar region.
Techniques for controlling bleeding.
The period during a surgical operation.
The condition of weighing two, three, or more times the ideal weight, so called because it is associated with many serious and life-threatening disorders. In the BODY MASS INDEX, morbid obesity is defined as having a BMI greater than 40.0 kg/m2.
The dimension of the physical universe which, at a given place, orders the sequence of events. (McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 6th ed)
Not an aneurysm but a well-defined collection of blood and CONNECTIVE TISSUE outside the wall of a blood vessel or the heart. It is the containment of a ruptured blood vessel or heart, such as sealing a rupture of the left ventricle. False aneurysm is formed by organized THROMBUS and HEMATOMA in surrounding tissue.
Surgery performed on the nervous system or its parts.
The condition of an anatomical structure's being dilated beyond normal dimensions.
Excision of a portion of the colon or of the whole colon. (Dorland, 28th ed)
An abnormal balloon- or sac-like dilatation in the wall of the THORACIC AORTA. This proximal descending portion of aorta gives rise to the visceral and the parietal branches above the aortic hiatus at the diaphragm.
Surgery performed on the digestive system or its parts.
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.
Procedures used to reconstruct, restore, or improve defective, damaged, or missing structures.
The joining of objects by means of a cement (e.g., in fracture fixation, such as in hip arthroplasty for joining of the acetabular component to the femoral component). In dentistry, it is used for the process of attaching parts of a tooth or restorative material to a natural tooth or for the attaching of orthodontic bands to teeth by means of an adhesive.
Implantable fracture fixation devices attached to bone fragments with screws to bridge the fracture gap and shield the fracture site from stress as bone heals. (UMDNS, 1999)
Diseases in any part of the BILIARY TRACT including the BILE DUCTS and the GALLBLADDER.
Incomplete transposition of the great vessels in which both the AORTA and the PULMONARY ARTERY arise from the RIGHT VENTRICLE. The only outlet of the LEFT VENTRICLE is a large ventricular septal defect (VENTRICULAR SEPTAL DEFECTS or VSD). The various subtypes are classified by the location of the septal defect, such as subaortic, subpulmonary, or noncommitted.
Prostheses used to partially or totally replace a human or animal joint. (from UMDNS, 1999)
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.
Incision into the side of the abdomen between the ribs and pelvis.
The largest bile duct. It is formed by the junction of the CYSTIC DUCT and the COMMON HEPATIC DUCT.
The systems and processes involved in the establishment, support, management, and operation of registers, e.g., disease registers.
Pathological processes involving any part of the AORTA.
Tomography using x-ray transmission and a computer algorithm to reconstruct the image.
Surgical removal of the thyroid gland. (Dorland, 28th ed)
Surgery performed on the eye or any of its parts.
The joint that is formed by the articulation of the head of FEMUR and the ACETABULUM of the PELVIS.
Radiographic visualization of the aorta and its branches by injection of contrast media, using percutaneous puncture or catheterization procedures.
A surgical procedure involving the excision of the COLON and RECTUM and the formation of an ILEOANAL RESERVOIR (pouch). In patients with intestinal diseases, such as ulcerative colitis, this procedure avoids the need for an OSTOMY by allowing for transanal defecation.
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.
Two pairs of small oval-shaped glands located in the front and the base of the NECK and adjacent to the two lobes of THYROID GLAND. They secrete PARATHYROID HORMONE that regulates the balance of CALCIUM; PHOSPHORUS; and MAGNESIUM in the body.
Statistical models which describe the relationship between a qualitative dependent variable (that is, one which can take only certain discrete values, such as the presence or absence of a disease) and an independent variable. A common application is in epidemiology for estimating an individual's risk (probability of a disease) as a function of a given risk factor.
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.
Procedures used to treat and correct deformities, diseases, and injuries to the MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM, its articulations, and associated structures.
The excision of the thickened, atheromatous tunica intima of a carotid artery.
Partial or total replacement of a joint.
The portion of the descending aorta proceeding from the arch of the aorta and extending to the DIAPHRAGM, eventually connecting to the ABDOMINAL AORTA.
Inflammation of the ENDOCARDIUM caused by BACTERIA that entered the bloodstream. The strains of bacteria vary with predisposing factors, such as CONGENITAL HEART DEFECTS; HEART VALVE DISEASES; HEART VALVE PROSTHESIS IMPLANTATION; or intravenous drug use.
Surgical insertion of a prosthesis.
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.
Statistical models used in survival analysis that assert that the effect of the study factors on the hazard rate in the study population is multiplicative and does not change over time.
The vessels carrying blood away from the capillary beds.
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)
Penetration of a PEPTIC ULCER through the wall of DUODENUM or STOMACH allowing the leakage of luminal contents into the PERITONEAL CAVITY.
The introduction of whole blood or blood component directly into the blood stream. (Dorland, 27th ed)
Abnormal passage communicating with the PANCREAS.
Operations carried out for the correction of deformities and defects, repair of injuries, and diagnosis and cure of certain diseases. (Taber, 18th ed.)
The muscles that move the eye. Included in this group are the medial rectus, lateral rectus, superior rectus, inferior rectus, inferior oblique, superior oblique, musculus orbitalis, and levator palpebrae superioris.
Adhesives used to fix prosthetic devices to bones and to cement bone to bone in difficult fractures. Synthetic resins are commonly used as cements. A mixture of monocalcium phosphate, monohydrate, alpha-tricalcium phosphate, and calcium carbonate with a sodium phosphate solution is also a useful bone paste.
Replacement of the knee joint.
Age as a constituent element or influence contributing to the production of a result. It may be applicable to the cause or the effect of a circumstance. It is used with human or animal concepts but should be differentiated from AGING, a physiological process, and TIME FACTORS which refers only to the passage of time.
Agents acting to arrest the flow of blood. Absorbable hemostatics arrest bleeding either by the formation of an artificial clot or by providing a mechanical matrix that facilitates clotting when applied directly to the bleeding surface. These agents function more at the capillary level and are not effective at stemming arterial or venous bleeding under any significant intravascular pressure.
The part of the pelvis that comprises the pelvic socket where the head of FEMUR joins to form HIP JOINT (acetabulofemoral joint).
A surgical procedure that entails removing all (laminectomy) or part (laminotomy) of selected vertebral lamina to relieve pressure on the SPINAL CORD and/or SPINAL NERVE ROOTS. Vertebral lamina is the thin flattened posterior wall of vertebral arch that forms the vertebral foramen through which pass the spinal cord and nerve roots.
The interruption or removal of any part of the vagus (10th cranial) nerve. Vagotomy may be performed for research or for therapeutic purposes.

Reconstruction for chronic dysfunction of ileoanal pouches. (1/6161)

OBJECTIVE: A retrospective review was performed to determine the results after surgical reconstruction for chronic dysfunction of ileal pouch-anal procedures for ulcerative colitis and familial colonic polyposis at a university medical center. METHODS: During the 20-year period from 1978 to 1998, 601 patients underwent colectomy and ileal pouch-anal anastomosis (IPAA) for ulcerative colitis, familial colonic polyposis, or Hirschsprung's disease. A J pouch was used for 351 patients, a lateral pouch for 221, an S pouch for 6, and a straight pull-through for 23. Acute complications after pouch construction have been detailed in previous publications and are not included in this study. Chronic pouch stasis with diarrhea, frequency, urgency, and soiling gradually became more severe in 164 patients (27.3%), associated with pouch enlargement, an elongated efferent limb, and obstruction to pouch outflow, largely related to the pouch configuration used during the authors' early clinical experience. These patients were sufficiently symptomatic to be considered for reconstruction (mean 68 months after IPAA). Transanal resection of an elongated IPAA spout was performed on 58 patients; abdominoperineal mobilization of the pouch with resection and tapering of the lower end (AP reconstruction) and ileoanal anastomosis on 83; pouch removal and new pouch construction on 7; and conversion of a straight pull-through to a pouch on 16. RESULTS: Good long-term results (mean 7.7 years) with improvement in symptoms occurred in 98% of transanal resections, 91.5% of AP reconstructions, 86% of new pouch constructions, and 100% of conversions of a straight pull-through to a pouch. The average number of bowel movements per 24 hours at 6 months was 4.8. Complications occurred in 11.6% of reconstructed patients. Five of the 164 patients (3.1%) required eventual pouch removal and permanent ileostomy. The high rate of pouch revision in this series of patients undergoing IPAA is due to a policy of aggressive correction when patients do not experience an optimal functional result, or have a progressive worsening of their status. CONCLUSIONS: Although occasionally a major undertaking, reconstruction of ileoanal pouches with progressive dysfunction due to large size or a long efferent limb has resulted in marked improvement in intestinal function in >93% of patients and has reduced the need for late pouch removal.  (+info)

A prospective, randomized trial of tacrolimus/prednisone versus tacrolimus/prednisone/mycophenolate mofetil in renal transplant recipients. (2/6161)

BACKGROUND: Between September 20, 1995 and September 20, 1997, 208 adult patients undergoing renal transplantation were randomized to receive tacrolimus/prednisone (n=106) or tacrolimus/prednisone/mycophenolate mofetil (n=102), with the goal of reducing the incidence of rejection. METHODS: The mean recipient age was 50.7+/-13.7 years. Sixty-three (30.3%) patients were 60 years of age or older at the time of transplantation. The mean donor age was 34.5+/-21.7 years. The mean cold ischemia time was 30.5+/-9.2 hr. The mean follow-up is 15+/-7 months. RESULTS: The overall 1-year actuarial patient survival was 94%; the overall 1-year actuarial graft survival was 87%. When the patient and graft survival data were stratified to recipients under the age of 60 who did not have delayed graft function, the overall 1-year actuarial patient survival was 97%, and the corresponding 1-year actuarial graft survival was 93%. There were no differences between the two groups. The overall incidence of rejection was 36%; in the double-therapy group, it was 44%, whereas in the triple therapy group, it was 27% (P=0.014). The mean serum creatinine was 1.6+/-0.8 mg/dl. A total of 36% of the successfully transplanted patients were taken off prednisone; 32% of the patients were taken off antihypertensive medications. The incidence of delayed graft function was 21%, the incidence of cytomegalovirus was 12.5%, and the initial and final incidences of posttransplant insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus were 7.0% and 2.9%; again, there was no difference between the two groups. CONCLUSIONS: This trial suggests that the combination of tacrolimus, steroids, and mycophenolate mofetil is associated with excellent patient and graft survival and a lower incidence of rejection than the combination of tacrolimus and steroids.  (+info)

Is revision as good as primary hip replacement? A comparison of quality of life. (3/6161)

Primary total hip arthroplasty (THA) is one of the most effective ways of improving quality of life (QoL). We have compared the improvement in QoL in 62 patients who had a cemented revision of a THA with that of 62 primary replacements. One year after operation the median QoL score had been significantly improved in both groups; from 0.870 to 0.990 in the primary group (p < 0.0001) and from 0.870 to 0.980 in the revised group (p < 0.0001). There was no significant difference in the improvement in scores between the groups (p = 0.29). When reviewed after four years there was no difference in the pain score for either group (p = 0.89), but that for function had deteriorated significantly. This was associated with revision surgery (p = 0.018) and a low preoperative QoL score (p = 0.004). We conclude that both primary and revision operations give a significant improvement in the QoL but function after revision may be less durable than after a primary arthroplasty.  (+info)

Analysis of 118 second-generation metal-on-metal retrieved hip implants. (4/6161)

Osteolysis is due to particulate wear debris and is responsible for the long-term failure of total hip replacements. It has stimulated the development of alternative joint surfaces such as metal-on-metal or ceramic-on-ceramic implants. Since 1988 the second-generation metal-on-metal implant Metasul has been used in over 60 000 hips. Analysis of 118 retrieved specimens of the head or cup showed rates of wear of approximately 25 microm for the whole articulation per year in the first year, decreasing to about 5 microm per year after the third. Metal surfaces have a 'self-polishing' capacity. Scratches are worn out by further joint movement. Volumetric wear was decreased some 60-fold compared with that of metal-on-polyethylene implants, suggesting that second-generation metal-on-metal prostheses may considerably reduce osteolysis.  (+info)

Subsidence of a non-polished stem in revisions of the hip using impaction allograft. Evaluation with radiostereometry and dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry. (5/6161)

We revised 24 consecutive hips with loosening of the femoral stem using impaction allograft and a cemented stem with an unpolished proximal surface. Repeated radiostereometric examinations for up to two years showed a slow rate of subsidence with a mean of 0.32 mm (-2.0 to +0.31). Fifteen cases followed for a further year showed the same mean subsidence after three years, indicating stabilisation. A tendency to retroversion of the stems was noted between the operation and the last follow-up. Retroversion was also recorded when displacement of the stem was studied in ten of the patients after two years. Repeated determination of bone mineral density showed an initial loss after six months, followed by recovery to the postoperative level at two years. Defects in the cement mantle and malalignment of the stem were often noted on postoperative radiographs, but did not correlate with the degrees of migration or displacement. After one year, increasing frequency of trabecular remodelling or resorption of the graft was observed in the greater trochanter and distal to the tip of the stem. Cortical repair was noted distally and medially (Gruen regions 3, 5 and 6). Migration of the stems was the lowest reported to date, which we attribute to the improved grafting technique and to the hardness of the graft.  (+info)

The elevated serum alkaline phosphatase--the chase that led to two endocrinopathies and one possible unifying diagnosis. (6/6161)

A 39-year-old Chinese man with hypertension being evaluated for elevated serum alkaline phosphatase (SAP) levels was found to have an incidental right adrenal mass. The radiological features were characteristic of a large adrenal myelolipoma. This mass was resected and the diagnosis confirmed pathologically. His blood pressure normalised after removal of the myelolipoma, suggesting that the frequently observed association between myelolipomas and hypertension may not be entirely coincidental. Persistent elevation of the SAP levels and the discovery of hypercalcaemia after surgery led to further investigations which confirmed primary hyperparathyroidism due to a parathyroid adenoma. The patient's serum biochemistry normalised after removal of the adenoma. The association of adrenal myelolipoma with primary hyperparathyroidism has been reported in the literature only once previously. Although unconfirmed by genetic studies this association may possibly represent an unusual variation of the multiple endocrine neoplasia type 1 syndrome.  (+info)

Infrarenal endoluminal bifurcated stent graft infected with Listeria monocytogenes. (7/6161)

Prosthetic graft infection as a result of Listeria monocytogenes is an extremely rare event that recently occurred in a 77-year-old man who underwent endoluminal stent grafting for infrarenal abdominal aortic aneurysm. The infected aortic endoluminal prosthesis was removed by means of en bloc resection of the aneurysm and contained endograft with in situ aortoiliac reconstruction. At the 10-month follow-up examination, the patient was well and had no signs of infection.  (+info)

Endovascular stent graft repair of aortopulmonary fistula. (8/6161)

Two patients who had aortopulmonary fistula of postoperative origin with hemoptysis underwent successful repair by means of an endovascular stent graft procedure. One patient had undergone repeated thoracotomies two times, and the other one time to repair anastomotic aneurysms of the descending aorta after surgery for Takayasu's arteritis. A self-expanding stainless steel stent covered with a Dacron graft was inserted into the lesion through the external iliac or femoral artery. The patients recovered well, with no signs of infection or recurrent hemoptysis 8 months after the procedure. Endovascular stent grafting may be a therapeutic option for treating patients with aortopulmonary fistula.  (+info)

AIMS: To determine the outcomes following revision surgery of metal-on-metal hip arthroplasties (MoMHA) performed for adverse reactions to metal debris (ARMD), and to identify factors predictive of re-revision. PATIENTS AND METHODS: We performed a retrospective observational study using National Joint Registry (NJR) data on 2535 MoMHAs undergoing revision surgery for ARMD between 2008 and 2014. The outcomes studied following revision were intra-operative complications, mortality and re-revision surgery. Predictors of re-revision were identified using competing-risk regression modelling. RESULTS: Intra-operative complications occurred in 40 revisions (1.6%). The cumulative five-year patient survival rate was 95.9% (95% confidence intervals (CI) 92.3 to 97.8). Re-revision surgery was performed in 192 hips (7.6%). The cumulative five-year implant survival rate was 89.5% (95% CI 87.3 to 91.3). Predictors of re-revision were high body mass index at revision (subhazard ratio (SHR) 1.06 per kg/m2 increase, 95%
TY - JOUR. T1 - Gram stain detection of infection during revision arthroplasty. AU - Chimento, George F.. AU - Finger, Simon. AU - Barrack, Robert L.. PY - 1996/10/11. Y1 - 1996/10/11. N2 - We reviewed 194 revision arthroplasties of the hip and knee performed over a ten-year period. The results of intraoperative Gram staining were available in 169 (87%). Thirty-two were found to be infected (11 hips and 21 knees) and 137 had no evidence of infection. Intraoperative Gram staining was negative in all 169 cases. The method therefore had a sensitivity of 0% for detecting infection. We conclude that the absence of organisms on intraoperative Gram staining during revision arthroplasty does not confirm the absence of infection.. AB - We reviewed 194 revision arthroplasties of the hip and knee performed over a ten-year period. The results of intraoperative Gram staining were available in 169 (87%). Thirty-two were found to be infected (11 hips and 21 knees) and 137 had no evidence of infection. ...
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On the other hand, Kim et al. [1] reported that reoperation should be considered when (1) decreasing CRP level increases again, (2) a 7- to 10-day plateau in the decrease of the CRP level, or (3) failure of postoperative wound drainage output volume to decrease. The authors [1] also suggested that persistent elevation of CRP should be an indication for reoperation. Although some authors proposed persistent pain with local warmth and limitation of motion or persistent infection on postoperative MRI as indications of reoperation, I do not think these measures are objective. Furthermore, it is difficult to differentiate resolution of infection from persistent infection on postoperative MRI. Even after the infection resolves and CRP returns to normal, soft tissue or synovium can be enhanced on gadolinium-enhanced MRI and this finding is non-specific [5,8]. Thus, CRP level can be an important and objective indicator for reoperation. Another objective indicator for reoperation can be wound drainage ...
TY - JOUR. T1 - Cardiac reoperation in the intensive care unit. AU - Fiser, Steven M.. AU - Tribble, Curtis G.. AU - Kern, John A.. AU - Long, Stewart M.. AU - Kaza, Aditya K.. AU - Kron, Irving L.. PY - 2001/7/3. Y1 - 2001/7/3. N2 - Background. At our institution, cardiac reoperations are routinely performed in the cardiac intensive care unit, as opposed to taking these patients back to the operating room. Our hypothesis was that reoperation in a cardiac intensive care unit does not increase sternal infection rate. Methods. A retrospective analysis was performed on 6,908 adult patients undergoing cardiac operation over a 9-year period. Excluding those in cardiac arrest, 340 (4.9%) patients underwent reoperation in the cardiac intensive care unit, of which 289 survived (85%). Results. Of the 289 patients who survived reoperation in the intensive care unit, 6 developed wound infections that required operative debridement (2.1%), which was not significantly different from those patients not ...
Abstract: It is estimated that as many as 7% of patients who have an aorta-coronary bypass operation will require a second bypass procedure within 10 to 12 years. Using information from the Milwaukee Cardiovascular Data Registry, we matched 166 men who underwent two coronary bypass operations at least 6 months apart, between 1968 and 1981, with 428 patients who had a single procedure. Patients were matched according to date of operation and left ventricular wall motility function for analysis of risk factors for repeat operation. Elevated triglyceride levels were found to be the strongest risk factors associated with reoperation. In addition, both younger age and less complete revascularization during the first operation were significant predictive factors of repeat operation. The results suggest that efforts to reduce plasma triglyceride levels and ensure adequate revascularization may significantly reduce the need for repeat coronary bypass.. Risk factors among patients undergoing repeat ...
PURPOSE: This retrospective study reports the reoperation rate for failure after modified condylotomy. MATERIALS AND METHODS: A consecutive series from each of two surgeons constituted the study group of 361 joints in 235 patients. Reoperation rates
Prediction of survival after liver retransplantation for late graft failure based on preoperative prognostic scores.: The current policy for determining priorit
With a mean age at diagnosis of 8.7 years, 50% of the patients were female and approximately 39% underwent GTR at some point, which was already achieved in approximately 46% of them in the first surgery. The median OS was 17 months, and PFS was 10 months. In terms of median OS, the authors found no significant difference between those with reoperation for GTR and patients without GTR during treatment. Significant differences were observed in the OS in terms of the extent of resection in the first surgery, age, sex, Ki-67 expression, adjuvant treatment, and treatment initiation from 2010 onward. Furthermore, the PFS values significantly differed between those with GTR in the first surgery and Ki-67 expression ≥ 50%. ...
Houston-based Baylor College of Medicine is launching a study to help surgeons better assess if theyve successfully removed a breast tumor.
Hi, I hope to get some help with this. My one twin daughter has been infected by P acne and after the first surgery new hardware was put in. Second surgery found alot of infection and hardware was removed. She now looks worse than before first surgery. Waht are her options. What are the names of national specialists we could try to take her too. We had one consult but he said medical records never arrived. I didnt like the sound of that. Much trauma for my daughter physically and
Hi, I hope to get some help with this. My one twin daughter has been infected by P acne and after the first surgery new hardware was put in. Second surgery found alot of infection and hardware was removed. She now looks worse than before first surgery. Waht are her options. What are the names of national specialists we could try to take her too. We had one consult but he said medical records never arrived. I didnt like the sound of that. Much trauma for my daughter physically and
In another medical bulletin this morning, doctors treating Michael Schumacher in Grenoble say the former F1 World Champion is showing minor signs of improvement following another surgery.. Doctors say a brain scan following the second surgery showed improvement, even though it is still too early to say if and how the German will recover from his skiing accident from Saturday.. We cant say he is out of danger but ... we have gained a bit of time, said Prof. Dr. Jean-Francois Payen, the doctor in charge of Grenoble University Hospitals intensive care unit. The coming hours are crucial.. Payen said Schumacher underwent surgery overnight - his second since the fall on Sunday - and a brain scan Tuesday showed minor improvement. But doctors say the retired seven-time champion still has brain lesions.. The surgery was successful in evacuating a hematoma located on the left side of the brain, helping to reduce pressure on the brain. Surgery commenced at 22:00 and lasted for approximately two ...
Dr. Anthony Holler, the Chairman of Perimeters Board of Directors states:. Perimeters platform imaging technology allows surgeons in real time to visualize the margins of excised tissue specimens at the time of surgery. With the combination of our high resolution imaging device and proprietary AI technology that is currently under development, the intention is to reduce the necessity of repeat surgeries. Our mission is to improve cancer patient care and reduce healthcare costs.. As a sign of confidence in Perimeters technology on April 24 it was announced that Perimeter Medical Imaging received a $7.44 million Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas (CPRIT) grant to further develop ImgAssist AI Technology at leading cancer centers in Texas. The funding granted by the CPRIT will support technology development that aims to decrease the re-operation rates for breast cancer patients.. Perimeters AI imaging technology is known as OTIS™ (Optical Tissue Imaging Console), a US FDA ...
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I am 12 weeks post-op today (July 27 2012), following revision surgery of a BHR I received in Dec 2003, at the age of 47. I was advised to go this route as I was young and reasonably active, and the resurfacing would allow for bone stock to remain for the inevitable full replacement down…
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Im going to put a spin on the meme and just go through the alphabet with words I just think are fun to say. Some will be about me, some about others, and some will just be way out there (oh wait...thats still about me isnt it?). See if you can pick out what my friends, family and co-workers would refer to as Maryisms ...
Oct 08 2017I scheduled mine at the same time 10 weeks apart So I knew my second surgery was looming the day of the first I could have gone as soon as 6w but I pushed it back a month bc if a trip I had planned Im glad I did bc my first knee was way more involved and I had a harder than usual recovery and lots of weakness in that leg (still) Get Price. ...
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This table shows the history of a set from the first time the set was registered to each revision thereafter. The tie breaker revision is defined as the sets earliest revision that the highest rating was achieved. Tie breaker revisions are compared by Rating first and Date second.. ...
This table shows the history of a set from the first time the set was registered to each revision thereafter. The tie breaker revision is defined as the sets earliest revision that the highest rating was achieved. Tie breaker revisions are compared by Rating first and Date second.. ...
I just wanted to feel better. The first procedures I had were injections in my back, and the pain was so bad that I told the doctor that I needed to try something different. After my surgery, I feel much better and dont have any pain in my back and I can walk much better. ...
The use of CT angiography (CTA) to help guide preventive surgical strategies for patients undergoing redo CABG appears to be justified, based on recently published results.
I was given strict orders of no running or surfing for a week. Actually, the orders werent that strict. My doctor looked at me and smiled (and I detected the slightest eye roll...luckily, my kids werent there to see my cowardice), and told me that I could run or surf, but I just had to be congruent, which I didnt really understand, but took to mean that if I wanted to be an idiot, I would have to be okay with the consequences. If you come back in a week and have an infected face, and I have to go in and get rid of the infection and re-do the stitches, Im perfectly fine with that, she said with a smile, and then gave me a list of infections from staph to E-coli that she has seen in her patients who try to resume their activities too soon after the surgery ...
TY - JOUR. T1 - Preoperative Estimated Glomerular Filtration Rate Is a Marker for Postoperative Complications Following Revision Total Knee Arthroplasty. AU - Cohen, Jordan S.. AU - Gu, Alex. AU - Wei, Chapman. AU - Sobrio, Shane A.. AU - Liu, Jiabin. AU - Abdel, Matthew P.. AU - Sculco, Peter K.. PY - 2019/4. Y1 - 2019/4. N2 - Background: Revision total knee arthroplasty (TKA) is an increasingly common procedure, but complication rates are higher than for primary TKA. A requirement for dialysis has been shown to predict postoperative complications in this patient population, but the impact of less severe, but clinically significant, renal impairment has not been addressed. Methods: A retrospective cohort study was conducted using the American College of Surgeons National Quality Improvement Program Database. All patients who underwent revision TKA between 2007 and 2014 were identified and the estimated glomerular filtration rate (eGFR) was calculated for each patient. The incidence and ...
The indications and contraindications for unicompartmental knee arthroplasty (UKA) are controversial. The aim of the study was to determine the risk factors for re-operation in our practice. A series of 113 medial UKAs with mean follow-up of 63 months were reviewed retrospectively. Pre-operatively all knees had radiographic or arthroscopic evidence of severe cartilage damage. The re-operation rate was not related to age, gender, arthroscopic finding or body mass index. It was related to the joint space on pre-operative standing weight bearing radiographs taken in extension. The re-operation rate was 6 (95% CI 2.1-17, P|0.001) times higher when the thickness of the pre-operative medial joint space was |2 mm rather than ≤2 mm. It was 8 (95% CI 2.8-22.5, P|0.001) times higher when the thickness of the pre-operative medial space was |40% of the thickness of the lateral space. The ratio of pre-operative joint spaces has a greater influence on revision rate than the absolute measurement and is independent
TY - JOUR. T1 - Femoral perforation complicated by pedestal formation in revision hip arthroplasty. AU - Mounasamy, Varatharaj. AU - Saleh, Khaled J.. AU - Mihalko, William M.. AU - Brown, Thomas E.. PY - 2007/7/1. Y1 - 2007/7/1. N2 - We present a case report of a patient in whom intra-operative penetration of the femoral cortex occurred during revision hip surgery. We report this to highlight that femoral perforation can occur at the pedestal while reaming the femoral canal during revision arthroplasty. Distal pedestal, the thick endosteal bone bridge at the tip of the previous stem is often difficult to ream during revision and forcible reaming may perforate the femur. Adequate two view plain radiographs should be taken intra-operatively and the use of guide wires with flexible reamers is advised to avoid perforation.. AB - We present a case report of a patient in whom intra-operative penetration of the femoral cortex occurred during revision hip surgery. We report this to highlight that ...
Hip surgeon Dr Suresh Nayak in Cincinnati, Ohio offers revision hip replacement to treat hip pain, worn out implants, dislocation of previous implants and infections.
Revision hip replacement is a complex surgical procedure in which all or part of a previously implanted hip-joint is replaced with a new artificial hip-joint. Dr Daniel Albright in Raleigh, Cary and Garner, NC performs hip revision surgery.
Revision hip replacement is a complex surgical procedure in which all or part of a previously implanted hip-joint is replaced with a new artificial hip-joint. Dr Karim Elsharkawy in Plano, TX 75093 and Dallas, TX performs hip revision surgery.
The National Surgical Quality Improvement Program database was utilised to identify hip fracture patients who underwent THA from 2008 to 2015. Propensity scores were calculated for the likelihood of having a preoperative albumin measurement. Hip fracture patients who underwent THA and had preoperative hypoalbuminemia (,3.5 g/dL) (n = 569) were compared to those who had normal albumin levels (⩾3.5 g/dL) (n = 1098) in terms of demographics and perioperative data. Regression models were adjusted for age, sex, modified Charlson/Deyo scores, and propensity scores to evaluate complication and re-operation rates.. READ MORE ...
TY - JOUR. T1 - The outcomes and risk factors of early reoperation after initial intestinal resective surgery in patients with intestinal Behçets disease. AU - Park, Yong Eun. AU - Cheon, JaeHee. AU - Park, Jihye. AU - Lee, Ji Hoon. AU - Lee, Hyun Jung. AU - Park, Soo Jung. AU - Kim, Tae Il. AU - Kim, Won Ho. PY - 2017/4/1. Y1 - 2017/4/1. N2 - Purpose: Patients with intestinal Behçets disease who underwent intestinal resective surgery often require reoperation. However, there have been no studies on the risk factors and outcomes of early reoperation in these patients. Methods: We retrospectively evaluated 41 patients with intestinal Behçets disease who received repeated intestinal resective surgeries between 2006 and 2016. We analyzed two different patient groups-those who required early reoperation within 6 months and those who underwent reoperation ,6 months after the initial surgery-and determined the risk factors for early reoperation. Results: Eleven patients (26.8%) underwent ...
TY - JOUR. T1 - Reoperation for failed prosthetic replacement used for limb salvage. AU - Shin, Duk Seop. AU - Weber, Kristin L.. AU - Chao, Edmund Y.S.. AU - An, Kai Nan. AU - Sim, Franklin H.. PY - 1999/1/1. Y1 - 1999/1/1. N2 - Patients with segmental bone and joint replacement prostheses because of tumors increasingly need revision surgery because of their long term survival. Between 1970 and 1990, 208 custom prosthetic replacements were performed for limb salvage in patients with tumors. Reoperations were required in 52 patients. The mean time to reoperation was 37 months. The reoperation procedures included 35 prosthetic revisions, 11 amputations, four arthrodeses, one vascularized fibular graft, and one open reduction and internal fixation of a fracture with supplemental bone graft. Functional assessment using the new Musculoskeletal Tumor Society scoring system was available for the 36 living patients, and their mean rating was 63% (18.9) at 12 years mean followup. Of the 35 patients who ...
Anterior hip replacement and revision hip replacement are offered at Advanced Joint Replacement Center of Southern Oregon in Medford, OR. Click here to read a blog.
Dr. Golden is an orthopedic surgeon in Ventura, CA who performs revision hip replacement surgery in which all or part of a previously implanted hip-joint is replaced with a new artificial hip-joint.
The subject of cardiac reoperation in general has been infrequently discussed in the medical literature and has not yet appeared in the nursing literature. Yet reoperation presents a real challenge, accentuating some problems that are also associated with primary cases and posing some considerations that are unique to the reoperative situation. The objectives of this article are to discuss the reasons prompting reoperation for coronary revascularization, identify technical problems associated with reoperative coronary artery surgery, explore potential avenues for decreasing the need for reoperation, and discuss potential patient care problems in the immediate postoperative critical care setting. ...
Advances in the field of joint replacement along with newer implant designs have encouraged surgeons to expand TKA to a younger age group, said senior author James Keeney, MD, associate professor of orthopaedic surgery. Most of our younger patients who have had knee replacement surgery are doing very well, but this patient group has a higher likelihood of needing an additional surgery during their lifetime. A small percentage of these patients may undergo a revision surgery during the first five years after their knee replacement. We wanted to know more about the potential causes of poor outcomes.. Keeneys team completed its own detailed medical record review of 147 patients age 55 and younger and compared them to 276 patients between 60 and 75 years old at the time of surgery. They documented reoperation rates, the timing of reoperation, complications, patient demographics and chronic conditions. They found younger patients were twice as likely to undergo revision surgery within two years ...
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AIM Whether reoperation in the postoperative period adversely affects oncologic outcomes for colorectal cancer patients undergoing resection has not been well characterized. The aim of this study was to determine whether long-term oncological outcomes are affected for patients who undergo repeat surgery in the early postoperative period. METHOD From a prospective colorectal cancer database, patients who underwent resection for colorectal cancer between 1982 and 2008 and were reoperated within 30 days after surgery (group A) were matched for age (±5 years), gender, year of surgery (±2 years), American Society of Anesthesiology score, tumor site (colon or rectum), cancer stage and differentiation with patients who did not undergo reoperation (group B). The two groups were compared for overall survival (OS), disease-free survival (DFS) and local recurrence (LR). RESULTS In total, 89 reoperated patients (45 rectal, 44 colon cancer) were matched to an equal number of non-reoperated patients. Anterior
OBJECTIVES:Several studies have investigated, with conflicting results, the risk factors for reoperation in Crohns disease (CD) patients. CARD15 gene variants have been identified as a major genetic risk factor for CD patients and associated with ileal disease, stenosis, and risk of surgery. However, data regarding the association between these variants and the need for reoperation are very few and conflicting. This study evaluated the risk factors of reoperation, including CARD15 gene variants.METHODS:A total of 253 consecutive CD patients, recruited in four Italian tertiary-care inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) referral centers, who had submitted to surgery for CD, were included in the study. Clinical characteristics of CD patients, time and main indications for surgery, type of operation, postoperative therapy, and time to second surgery were recorded. CARD15 gene variants were determined by DNA sequencing analysis in each center. Factors related to surgical recurrence, including CARD15 ...
Liver retransplantation (Re-OLT) is one of the most debated issues in medicine over the past decade. Re-OLT, currently is accepted for patients with irreversible failure of a hepatic graft caused by primary nonfunction (PNF), hyperacute/chronic rejection, or hepatic artery thrombosis (HAT); whereas …
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We get called fairly frequently with the request for Butt Implants. For full disclosure, I dont do butt implant operations. The reason is that the complication and re-operation rate are very high. In the Plastic Surgery literature, even in experienced hands, the re-operation rates for the surgery range from 13 to 25%. Risks include bleeding, infection, implant migration, chronic pain, numbness and extrusion. If someone is truly seeking a surgical option for a flat butt we recommend fat grafting, which has risks of its own. Otherwise, its lots of lunges and squats and step ups!. Lee E. Corbett, MD. Medical Director Corbett Cosmetic Aesthetic Surgery and MediSpa. ...
Michael E. Neufeld, MD, MSc, FRCSC, Brent A. Lanting, MD, MSc, FRCSC, Michael Shehata, MD, BCh, BAO, James L. Howard, MD, MSc, FRCSC, Steven J. MacDonald, MD, FRCSC, Matthew G. Teeter, PhD, and Edward M. Vasarhelyi, MD, MSc, FRCSC The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery, Volume 103, Issue 11, May 11, 2021DOI: 10.2106/JBJS.20.01559 Summary:…
Introduction Why does a hip needs to be revised? Pre-operation Day of your surgery Surgical procedure Post-operation course Special Precautions Risks
Contour Reoperation in Seoul, Korea. Contour Reoperation is more difficult than other surgeries, and the patients mental burden is also high.
Insurance occasionally covers revision surgery, but not in all cases. Our staff will be able to help you navigate any insurance hurdles that you may have. Rest assured, our staff will advocate for you!!. Revision surgery is almost always performed in a minimally invasive fashion, even if the original operation was done using the old-fashioned open method. In addition, revision weight loss surgery is often performed using the DaVinci Robot. The robot is an excellent way to navigate through dense scar tissues.. In rare instances, the operation may need to be converted to open surgery if that seems the safest way to complete the revision bariatric surgery. It is very uncommon for us to convert to an open operation.. If you would like more information or have a question, please Contact Us Today ...
Breast cancer patients who have additional tissue removed during a partial mastectomy are half as likely to need a second surgery, according to a Yale Cancer Center study released today. The study could have a major impact on thousands of patients, sparing them a second operation, according to researchers.
A hip revision procedure involves removing and replacing a worn, loosened or misaligned implant. Find out more by reading the full story here.
TY - JOUR. T1 - Reinfected revised TKA resolves with an aggressive protocol and antibiotic infusion. AU - Whiteside, Leo A.. AU - Nayfeh, Tariq A.. AU - LaZear, Renee. AU - Roy, Marcel E.. PY - 2012/1/1. Y1 - 2012/1/1. N2 - Background Revision of failed two-stage revision TKA for infection is challenging, and amputation often is the only alternative. Questions/purposes We asked whether reinfection after two-stage revision for infection could be controlled with an aggressive revision protocol and intraarticular antibiotic infusion. Methods We retrospectively reviewed 18 patients (12 women, six men) who underwent revision for failed reimplantation between January 1999 and January 2008. Mean time from revision for infection to rerevision for reinfection was 5 months (range, 1-18 months). All knees were treated with an individualized protocol that included aggressive exposure, extensive débridement, uncemented components, closure with muscle flaps (seven knees) and other plastic surgery procedures ...
Three-time NASCAR champion Tony Stewart underwent a second surgery on his broken right leg in North Carolina on Thursday and remains hospitalized under observation.
Question - Aquille tendon,rerupture.Second surgery needed?. Ask a Doctor about when and why Physiotherapy is advised, Ask an Orthopaedic Surgeon
GIRFTs specialty clinical leads have provided support to the programme, working in collaboration with their specialty associations and Royal Colleges to develop the portal content in terms of procedures and metrics, as well as navigation and usability.. It is intended that, in time, the portal will be extended across all surgical specialties and medical specialties.. Work is focusing on embedding and evaluating the early adopters experience of the portal before the programme is rolled out to other NHS trusts.. Developing metrics through clinical engagement. NCIP has worked with colleagues from the specialty associations and Royal Colleges to select the procedures and metrics that will be included within NCIP. These include metrics such as volume of procedures, length of patient stay or day case rate, and readmission rate. Other metrics such as re-operation rates, revision rates, complication rates and mortality may be presented for procedures where they are deemed appropriate. We expect the ...
Objective:Explore the characteristics of reoperation of the thyroid and prevention of functional complication.Method:Review and analyze cases.Results:The time for operation was long (average time is 2.8 hr).bleeding was profusely (average amonut is 330 ml) and the rate of complication was as high as 14.7% (10/68).Conclusion: In order to reduce the complication,the technical operation should be standard and the dissection should be clear.
Scar revision surgery helps to remove scars in quick sessions. If you are in search of best plastic surgeon for scar revision treatment, then call us now!
re-operation rates, incidence of serious blood transfusions (SBT) in patients hospitalized with ACS; related utilization outcomes and costs between patients receiving clopidogrel and those who do not in patients hospitalized with ACS. ...
SCVS 2014 Annual Symposium Abstracts: Outcomes of reoperative open or endovascular interventions to treat patients with failing open mesenteric reconstructions for mesenteric ischemia
Alex Monaghan, a second-year Southern Medical Program student at UBC Okanagan, says a recently new surgical guideline has reduced re-operation rates breast cancer patients.
Women with early stage breast cancer who opt for a lumpectomy have a one in four chance they will need a second operation within 90 days.
The condition of the Formula One icon Michael Schumacher, 44, has slightly improved after doctors performed a second operation on his brain to reduce the swelling.But doctors still cautioned
(PRWEB) April 22, 2013 -- The US Drug Watchdogis now urging women victims of a transvaginal mesh failure involving an unsuccessful revision surgery, or a
TY - JOUR. T1 - Hepatic retransplantation in children. AU - Langnas, Alan Norman. AU - Inagaki, M.. AU - Bynon, J. S.. AU - Ozaki, C. F.. AU - Stratta, R. J.. AU - Shaw, B. W.. PY - 1993/1/1. Y1 - 1993/1/1. UR - http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?scp=0027252863&partnerID=8YFLogxK. UR - http://www.scopus.com/inward/citedby.url?scp=0027252863&partnerID=8YFLogxK. M3 - Article. C2 - 8470227. AN - SCOPUS:0027252863. VL - 25. SP - 1921. EP - 1922. JO - Transplantation Proceedings. JF - Transplantation Proceedings. SN - 0041-1345. IS - 2. ER - ...
Beyond the grammatical slip, punctuation error, or misspelled word, revision is a fundamental skill that resides at the very heart of the writing and thinking process. This thesis project highlights concerns over students and teachers similar disdain for the revision process in composition. It suggests the overarching importance of this benchmark skill in all disciplines as a means to deepen consideration of issues and ideas. The concept of revision as more than correction--as a re-seeing and re-thinking--can enable students to be better prepared for further academic pursuits and extends from the classroom to life and vocation. The comprehensive literature review section examines teaching revision and writing concepts to a range of different students. It discusses the idea of revision as an accepted part of the writing process which then becomes a necessary step instead of perceived busy work. Key revision techniques suggested throughout the literature are reviewed and discussed for possible ...
Updated at 10:15 p.m. ET House Majority Whip Steve Scalise of Louisiana has undergone surgery and will need further operations, after being shot by
This macabre teaching aid vividly demonstrates the various injuries that a person may receive through war, accident, or disease. It also hammers home the the incontrovertible fact that-no matter how regal, battle-hardened, or beautiful we may fancy ourselves to be-the human body is essentially a meat sack full of goo that is perpetually on the verge of crapping out on us.. That corporeal fragility and the lengths to which intrepid (and otherwise) surgeons throughout human history have gone to address it via novel, absurd, and often downright terrifying surgical interventions is the subject of Dutch surgeon Arnold van der Laars new book, Under the Knife: A History of Surgery in 28 Remarkable Operations. The Wound Man appears therein, alongside a colourful cast of characters hovering on and around the operating table. We see superstar surgeon Robert Liston at work, and learn about the medical troubles of Queen Victoria, Harry Houdini, Vladimir Lenin, a smattering of popes, and the Sun King ...
From what they found during the procedure, he is probably going to need a 2-stage surgery. One of the collaterals that is supplying his lungs with oxygenated blood is shaped in a big twisty S, so its a bit difficult for the blood to flow freely through that path and thats why his levels have been gradually declining over the past few weeks. The first surgery will create a pathway that makes it much easier for blood to get around in his heart/body. The second surgery would be to fix the hole in his heart. Dr. Gremmels is going to try to consult with the surgeons here at Childrens today to see if they feel confident doing the surgery themselves. He is also going to consult with the surgeon at Stanford to see what he thinks. Dr. G believes that the surgeons here will be able to do the surgery themselves, but we will hopefully hear from him later today to know for sure. It looks like Surgery #1 will take place within the next few weeks. Not sure when Surgery #2 will take place. The collaterals ...
Im home from work today healing from surgery. Ive spent very little time in hospitals, have never had surgery, never been under anesthesia, never had an IV inserted in my poor little hand...but this is where trying to have a baby has gotten me! With blocked fallopian tubes like mine, fluid can fester inside the…
At this point, I knew I could no longer hold my job and take care of my son, so I had to leave my employment. About 10 days later, Owen had his first surgery to put a port in to receive his chemo. Since the port being placed, there have been many chemo treatments and many hospital stays. Owen had his first surgery on May 30, 2017 on his right kidney. The procedure was 9 hours long. The tumors were tested, and results came back that Owen had the more aggressive Wilms. Owens chemotherapy treatments were severely altered. More aggressive cancer means more aggressive chemo. Now instead of chemo once a week, it changed to five days a week, full-day treatments. This was particularly hard on Owen. The aggressive treatments were taking the toll on his small body ...
It was just after Christmas of 2002 that we discovered my niece was very ill. Her parents thought it was just a stomach bug that kept her couched for a week. But when Ashley appeared gray and limp and refusing to eat her chocolate treats that Santa left her, we knew something was wrong. After taking her to the emergency room my brother and his wife were told Ashley has Leukemia. She was immediately taken to a medical center for treatment.. Ashley was only three years old, but she lived several months of her life in the hospital. She endured three surgeries and still wears the scars along her abdomen. The first surgery, which nearly every kid with cancer endures, implanted a Picc IV line that administers chemotherapy directly to her heart. We thought that would be the worst. The second surgery was to remove her appendix as it became inflamed from the amount of chemicals coursing through her body. The third and last was the most invasive and the most difficult to watch her heal from. She was ...
Hirshberg, Asher; Wall, Matthew J.; Mattox, Kenneth L. (September 1994). "Planned Reoperation for Trauma". The Journal of ... "Abbreviated laparotomy and planned reoperation for critically injured patients". Annals of Surgery. 215 (5): 476-83, discussion ...
In one study, 30 of 6499 people having elective surgery required reoperations to control bleeding. Twenty had diffuse bleeding ... "Unplanned reoperation for bleeding". The American Surgeon. 62 (1): 52-5. PMID 8540646. "FDA strengthens warning of heart attack ...
Nicol Bush, he also developed the STAG repair for severe hypospadias and the Snodbush repair used mainly for reoperations after ... Snodgrass W, Bush N, Cost N: Algorithm for Comprehensive Approach to Hypospadias Reoperation using 3 Techniques. Journal of ... Snodgrass, W; Elmore, J (2004). "Initial experience with staged buccal graft (Bracka) hypospadias reoperations". J Urol. 172 (4 ... Nguyen, MT; Snodgrass, WT (2004). "Tubularized incised plate hypospadias reoperation". J Urol. 171 (6 Pt 1): 2404-6, discussion ...
Reoperation was successful in 12 of these 16 patients, but two required a third operation. The incidence of spondylolisthesis ... 1978). "Reoperation after lumbar intervertebral disc surgery". J. Neurosurg. 48 (2): 259-63. doi:10.3171/jns.1978.48.2.0259. ... This increase in metal usage was associated with a greater risk of complication without improving disability or re-operation ... Weir B.K.A.; Jacobs G. A. (1980). "Reoperation rate following lumbar discectomy. An analysis of 662 lumbar discectomies". Spine ...
Curet MJ, Josloff RK, Schoeb O, Zucker KA; Josloff; Schoeb; Zucker (1999). "Laparoscopic reoperation for failed antireflux ...
Scher KS (January 1996). "Unplanned reoperation for bleeding". The American Surgeon. 62 (1): 52-5. PMID 8540646.. ... In one study, 30 of 6499 people having elective surgery required reoperations to control bleeding. Twenty had diffuse bleeding ...
Feb 2017). "Endonasal endoscopic reoperation for residual or recurrent craniopharyngiomas". J Neurosurg. 126 (2): 418-430. doi: ...
If bleeding is detected, treatment can range from transfusion to reoperation. Later on in the hospital course, common ... It is rare, but almost always requires reoperation. General risks of surgery: Hemorrhage (bleeding) Infection Embolism ...
They believe that the patient can be told that he or she has a 30% chance of requiring re-operation because of the porcine ... This general calculation does not take into account the other causes of valve 'problems' which may lead to re-operation or some ... Late deterioration of these valves frequently necessitates re-operation. They estimate the rate of failure at approximately 15 ... Re-operation for Ionescu-Shiley xenograft failure' In: Bodnar E, Yacoub M (Eds) Biologic and Bioprostheic Valves. Proceedings ...
However, its use in some complex cases such as reoperations, strabismus with large or unstable angle, or strabismus in high ... A recent study reported the reoperation rate in a sample of over 6000 patients being 8.5%. Strabismus has been shown to have a ... "Strabismus Surgery Reoperation Rates With Adjustable and Conventional Sutures". American Journal of Ophthalmology. 160 (2): 385 ...
Scheduled reoperations (Etappenlavage) for diffuse peritonitis. Arch Surg 121:147-152, 1986. Wittmann DH, Kotthaus E. Further ...
... and re-operation is sometimes necessary. The use of blood thinners to prevent venous thromboembolic disease may actually ...
On November 21, he underwent reoperation on his right ankle. In 2018 season, Hasegawa's return was delayed to June 15 due to ...
Within 30 years after correction, 50% of patients will require reoperation. The most common cause of reoperation is a leaky ... may affect life expectancy and increase the need for reoperation. ...
Sometimes reoperations are needed for the severe cases. Trying to hollow out the temporal, and the hypoterlorism are very hard ...
Early diagnosis of primary nonfunction and indication for reoperation after liver transplantation. Liver transplantation 2010; ...
Adhesion-related complexity at reoperation adds significant risk to subsequent surgical procedures. Certain organs and ...
A minority of patients will require reoperation for complications of exploratory laparotomy. Most patients spend at least ...
Minimally invasive strabismus surgery for horizontal rectus muscle reoperations. Br J Ophthalmol 2008; 92: 1648-1652. Mojon DS ...
"Analysis of risk factors involved in reoperation for mitral and tricuspid valve disease". The Journal of Thoracic and ...
ISBN 0-443-07008-3. Guhathakurta S, Kurian VM, Manmohan G, Cherian KM (2004). "Mitral valve reoperation through the left atrial ...
Conventional bands have a fixed size that often require re-operation to adjust (either a tied band or suturing the artery ... Adjustment of conventional bands requires re-operation with its related risks and costs. Complete atrioventricular septal ...
Scher, K.S. Unplanned reoperation for bleeding. Am Surg. 1996, 62 (1): 52-55. PMID 8540646.. ...
While some patients died postoperatively and had to undergo reoperation, the short-term results appear to be going well as the ... This option would help reduce the number of reoperation needed in a child's life. Customized process - Since the scaffolds used ... the lifelong use of anticoagulants while biological valves are susceptible to structural degradation and reoperation. Thus, in ...
Bifrontal cranioplasties are associated with significantly higher infection rates and higher rates for reoperation. Other risk ...
Reoperation (return to the operating room) refers to a return to the operating theater after an initial surgery is performed to ... Reasons for reoperation include persistent bleeding after surgery, development of or persistence of infection. Inpatient ...
"Mortality and Reoperation after Open and Transurethral Resection of the Prostate for Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia". New England ...
On October 14, 2020, Sarfate underwent hip reoperation and spent the 2020 season in rehabilitation. TBD (April 17, 2013). " ...
Prolapse of bowel wall through the stoma occasionally happens and can require reoperation to repair. Other common complications ...
It has a disadvantage that the conduit does not grow, so re-operation is necessary. The Jatene procedure surgery is the ...
Do AIS patients treated with pedicle screws realize a lower rate of unplanned reoperation than those who received hybrid ... Table 4. Mean Values ± Standard Deviation of Risk Factors for Reoperation in Patients With AIS Treated With PS Reoperation (n ... Table 3. Timing and Reason for Reoperation Patient. Construct. Postoperative Day. Reason for Reoperation. ... Table 2. Comparison of Reoperation Rates Between Pedicle Screw and Hybrid Constructs Pedicle Screw (n = 540). Hybrid (n = 87). ...
Reoperations after prophylactic mastectomy with or without implants. Cancer 2003;98:2152-2160PubMedCrossRefGoogle Scholar ... Klinkner D.B., Arca M.J. (2008) Reoperation for Benign Breast Disorder. In: Teich S., Caniano D.A. (eds) Reoperative Pediatric ...
Medical definition of reoperation: an operation to correct a condition not corrected by a previous operation or to correct the ... Share reoperation Post the Definition of reoperation to Facebook Share the Definition of reoperation on Twitter ... Comments on reoperation What made you want to look up reoperation? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the ... Dictionary Entries near reoperation. Renshaw cell Renvela reocclusion reoperation ReoPro Reoviridae reovirus ...
reoperation synonyms, reoperation pronunciation, reoperation translation, English dictionary definition of reoperation. n a ... reoperation. Also found in: Medical. reoperation. (ˌriːɒpəˈreɪʃən) n. a duplication or repetition of a surgical operation, ... Reoperation - definition of reoperation by The Free Dictionary https://www.thefreedictionary.com/reoperation ... 7 Reoperation for failed internal fixation of hip fractures (FIFHF) is a challenge for surgeons because of bone defect, removal ...
... Clin Colon Rectal Surg. 2006 Nov;19(4):228-36. doi: 10.1055/s-2006-956445. ...
... Study earns the CNS 2017 Paper of the Year award in the Spine & ... The primary end point was secondary fusion rate, but the authors also noted total reoperation rate, postoperative progression ...
His research compared re-operation rates for breast cancer patients before and after a new surgical guideline was introduced ... Based on his findings, Monaghan found that a woman with early-stage breast cancer is 72 per cent less likely to have a re-operation ... "The guideline states that if a tumour does not touch the inked portion of tissue, re-operation may not be warranted," says ... Monaghan compared data of more than 1,100 patients from 2011 to 2017 to measure re-operation rates before and after the ...
To the extent possible, the lake maintains a constant full elevation of 2,588.6 for the months of June through September for summer recreation. The gates on the dam are opened October 1 to begin lowering the lake to provide room to catch spring run-off and provide downstream power benefits ...
3 , 4 , 10 , 20 , 27-30 Complications may lead to reoperations, with a reported incidence of reoperation rates of 1.5%-4.3%. 10 ... analyzing factors that increase the likelihood of reoperation, and suggesting methods to prevent the need for reoperation. ... Reoperation rates and impact on outcome in a large, prospective, multicenter, adult spinal deformity database Clinical article ... Reoperation for epilepsy was first reported in 1954 by Penfield and Jasper. 13 Several more recent series have demonstrated the ...
... reoperation was common, costly, and varied widely across hospital referral regions, according to a study published by JAMA ... The researchers found that of the patients in the study, 4,636 (18.5 percent) underwent 17,539 reoperations (an average of 3.8 ... There was a wide geographic variation (nearly 3-fold) in the rates of reoperation across hospital referral regions. During the ... "Taken together, these findings indicate that the gastric band is associated with high reoperation rates and considerable costs ...
All patients had leg pain before reoperation, which was successful in 28% of cases. Most clinical features, such as persistence ... This retrospective study includes 53 patients who underwent reoperation after failure of lumbar disc surgery to relieve pain. ... Reoperation after lumbar intervertebral disc surgery J Neurosurg. 1978 Feb;48(2):259-63. doi: 10.3171/jns.1978.48.2.0259. ... All patients had leg pain before reoperation, which was successful in 28% of cases. Most clinical features, such as persistence ...
RCABG stands for Reoperation Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting. RCABG is defined as Reoperation Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting ... How is Reoperation Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting abbreviated? ... a href=https://www.acronymfinder.com/Reoperation-Coronary- ... n.d.) Acronym Finder. (2021). Retrieved February 25 2021 from https://www.acronymfinder.com/Reoperation-Coronary-Artery-Bypass- ... S.v. "RCABG." Retrieved February 25 2021 from https://www.acronymfinder.com/Reoperation-Coronary-Artery-Bypass-Grafting-(RCABG ...
This retrospective study reports the reoperation rate for failure after modified condylotomy. MATERIALS AND METHODS: A ... CONCLUSION: The rate of reoperation for modified condylotomy is low. Risk factors for reoperation appear to be recurrent or ... All joints requiring reoperation had a displaced disc, and more than half had lost nearly all the joint space gained by the ... Reoperation rates were calculated for all joints and by type of disc displacement. RESULTS: A second operation occurred in 4.2 ...
Use of Recombinant Bone Morphogenetic Protein is Associated with Reduced Risk of Reoperation after Spine Fusion for Adult ... BMP reduces re-operation risk Use of Recombinant Bone Morphogenetic Protein is Associated with Reduced Risk of Reoperation ... Decreased reoperation rates are likely due to the improved fusion with use of BMP. If subsequent unnecessary hospitals stays ... We sought to examine adult spinal deformity (ASD) for reoperation events with and without the use of BMP.. Summary of ...
Wael K. Barsoum , MD, and colleagues compared length of stay, discharge disposition and 30-day readmission, reoperation and ... of Arthroplasty showed patients who underwent total hip arthroplasty experienced greater rates of readmission and reoperation ... Greater rates of readmission, reoperation found after THA vs TKA. George J, et al. J Arthroplasty. 2018;doi:10.1016/j.arth. ... Wael K. Barsoum , MD, and colleagues compared length of stay, discharge disposition and 30-day readmission, reoperation and ...
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... Haapaniemi, S Department of Surgery, Vrinnevi Hospital, Norrkoping, Sweden. ... At 24 months the risk for having had a reoperation was 4.6% after recurrent hernia repair and 1.7% after primary hernia repair ... OBJECTIVE: To analyze reoperation rates for recurrent and primary groin hernia repair documented in the Swedish Hernia Register ... The relative risk for reoperation was significantly lower for laparoscopic methods and for anterior tension-free repair than ...
"The further time from their initial surgery that you had to undergo mechanical reoperation, the less likely you were to have ... "The further time from their initial surgery that you had to undergo mechanical reoperation, the less likely you were to have ... "Infections and wound complications were 3.5 [times] more likely to occur if reoperation happened within 90 days and this level ... "Infections and wound complications were 3.5 [times] more likely to occur if reoperation happened within 90 days and this level ...
CORRInsights®: Increased Risk of Revision, Reoperation, and Implant Constraint in TKA After Multiligament Knee Surgery. Kim, ... This CORR Insights®is a commentary on the article ``Increased Risk of Revision, Reoperation, and Implant Constraint in TKA ... Home , June 2017 - Volume 475 - Issue 6 , CORRInsights®: Increased Risk of Revision, Reoperation, and... ... CORRInsights®: Increased Risk of Revision, Reoperation, and Implant Constraint in TKA After Multiligament Knee Surgery ...
Most common factors affecting morbidity & mortality are the reason of reoperation.. Reoperation rates constitute a convenient ... reoperation rates, post laparoscopic surgery. The aim of this review was to assess the incidence and outcome of reoperation for ... Unplanned early reoperations were suggested as a possible quality indicator in general surgery .There are only a small number ... Inclusion criteria: Early reoperation was defined as a second surgical procedure within thirty days, required due to a ...
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As a follow-up to our last conversation about aortic valve replacement re-operations, Brian just sent me an interesting ... Home , Adams Blog , Mitral Valve Repair , "Are Mitral Leaflets Repaired During A Valve Replacement Re-Operation?" Asks Brian ... "Are Mitral Leaflets Repaired During A Valve Replacement Re-Operation?" Asks Brian. By Adam Pick on March 9, 2012 ... Home , Adams Blog , Mitral Valve Repair , "Are Mitral Leaflets Repaired During A Valve Replacement Re-Operation?" Asks Brian ...
The main outcomes examined were safety events occurring within 30 days of and unintended pregnancies or reoperations within 1 ... associated with a substantially increased risk of reoperation (odds ratio 10.16 [7.47 to 13.81]). ... for hysteroscopic and laparoscopic sterilization but that Essure is associated with a 10-fold higher likelihood of reoperation. ...
... Katie Adams - Wednesday, August 5th, ... "That in turn leads to a need for reoperation to avoid high recurrence rates. Hence the need for a good, effective and user- ...
... reoperation, retroperitoneal neurectomy, robotic hernia repair, robotic inguinal hernia repair, scarring, self-gripping mesh, ...
Left ventricular outflow tract obstruction (LVOTO) is an important source of morbidity and mortality after repair of atrioventricular septal defect (AVSD). The intrinsic anatomy of the left ventricular outflow tract in AVSD is complex and predisposes
Reoperation With Coronary Reimplantation After Takeuchi Repair Bland PubMed Journal Articles published on BioPortfolio , ... Do 30-Day Reoperation Rates Adequately Measure Quality in Orthopedic Surgery?. Unplanned reoperation rates represent an ... However, reoperation risks remain unknown. We summarized our single-center experience with reoperations after laparoscopic ... Rate of reoperation at 1 year for aortic repair vs replacement in aortic regurgitation. A trial sequence analysis of published ...
Male patients and patients with hyperopia in preoperative examinations have a significantly decreased reoperation rate. ... and a family history of strabismus are associated with a higher risk of reoperation, while some clinical factors, including ... did not influence the incidence of reoperation in infantile esotropia. ... was performed with a logistical regression model in which the dependent variable was the presence/absence of reoperation. We ...
  • Although a substantial number of gastric bands are still being placed, as of 2013, more than 77 percent of payments related to the device were for reoperations, reflecting either complications related to the gastric band placement or weight loss failure. (eurekalert.org)
  • Postoperative complications and direct hernia were associated with an increased relative risk for reoperation. (diva-portal.org)
  • Infections and wound complications were 3.5 [times] more likely to occur if reoperation happened within 90 days and this level was even higher within the 14-day window," Antonia F. Chen, MD, said at the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Annual Meeting. (healio.com)
  • Based on the time interval from index surgery to reoperation, Chen and colleagues compared rates of infection and wound complications requiring irrigation and debridement or two-stage exchange within 90 days after mechanical reoperation of THA. (healio.com)
  • However, patients who underwent a mechanical reoperation of more than 90 days had rates of infection and wound complications of 2.2%, according to Chen. (healio.com)
  • The further time from their initial surgery that you had to undergo mechanical reoperation, the less likely you were to have infection or wound complications," Chen said. (healio.com)
  • In our clinic, we aimed to investigate the effect of preoperative risk factors and postoperative complications on reoperation and mortality in cases with Behçet's disease which presents very rare coronary artery involvement. (bioportfolio.com)
  • Age, gender, hernia anatomy (indirect reference), method of repair (anterior sutured repair reference) and postoperative complications were included in a multivariate Cox analysis with reoperation due to CGPP as endpoint. (diva-portal.org)
  • Patients were specifically assessed for early and late complications and long-term reoperation rates for anorectal pathology. (ebscohost.com)
  • Reoperation for complications within 30 days occurred in 42 patients (6.4%) for the following reasons: bleeding (23), dehiscence (five), thrombosed external hemorrhoid (three), fecal retention (two), fistula (three), fissure (five), and anal papilla (one). (ebscohost.com)
  • Initial diagnosis of D-transposition of the great arteries (D-TGA) was more common among patients who required reoperation than was diagnosis of double-outlet right ventricle TGA-type, however a greater percentage of the latter group encountered postoperative complications (5 of 12, versus 16 of 99). (ctsnet.org)
  • The aim of this study is to compare laparoscopic approach in reoperations for complications after colorectal surgery with the open approach taking into account the severity of the patient prior to reoperation. (elsevier.es)
  • Various complications lead to reoperation in patients who undergo prosthetic valve replacement where inflammatory process could be involved. (springeropen.com)
  • Various complications lead to reoperation in patients who undergo prosthetic valve replacement, the most frequent being obstructive valve thrombosis and pannus development (Rizzoli et al. (springeropen.com)
  • Sadly, the manufacturer of the LAP-BAND (a common LAGB system), Allergan, reports drastically lower rates of complications and reoperations in its LAP-BAND Warning Label . (dangerousdrugs.us)
  • Conclusions A history of multiligament surgery is associated with lower long-term survivorship, higher use of constrained TKA designs, and higher risk of major complications, including reoperation and infection. (coxa.fi)
  • Reoperation is generally an undesirable outcome, implying persistent symptoms, progression of the underlying disease, or complications related to the initial operation. (neupsykey.com)
  • Most clinical features, such as persistence or mode of recurrence of pain, radicular quality of pain, positive straight-leg raising, and myelographic root sleeve defects, were not helpful in predicting successful and unsuccessful reoperations. (nih.gov)
  • That in turn leads to a need for reoperation to avoid high recurrence rates. (beckershospitalreview.com)
  • Importantly, the procedure is associated with a low 3.4% rate of reoperation for persistence or recurrence of hemorrhoidal prolapse with good patient selection. (ebscohost.com)
  • Stimulated TG is a useful marker for evaluating efficacy of reoperation and predicting second recurrence in loco-regionally recurrent/persistent PTC. (thyroidmanager.org)
  • Reoperation for local recurrence in the neck is of course a common proceedure. (thyroidmanager.org)
  • Although surgery is effective in the majority of patients, recurrence occurs in 0% to 55% ( 7-12 ), and reoperation is required in a fraction of those. (onlinejacc.org)
  • Surgical repairs with native tissue or mesh expand treatment choices for POP as well as urinary incontinence, but reoperation for these disorders often is necessary, and mesh should be used with caution, according to data from 2 randomized trials and a cohort study. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • T hirty-day readmission and reoperation rates have been used as quality indicators across surgical specialties. (thejns.org)
  • HealthDay News) - For patients undergoing surgical treatment of spinal stenosis, lumbar fusion and instrumentation do not increase the rate of reoperation at index or adjacent levels compared with nonfusion techniques, according to a study published in the April 1 issue of Spine . (empr.com)
  • However, patients who received a surgical preparation solution in the emergency department and those who received an iodine-based preparation solution in the operating room were at reduced risk of reoperation. (orthogate.org)
  • The primary treatment of locoregionally recurrent/persistent papillary thyroid cancer (PTC) is surgical removal by reoperation. (thyroidmanager.org)
  • The risk of reoperation depends largely on the surgical technique used and the preoperative hemodynamics. (uzh.ch)
  • Results Of 111 subjects who had successful surgical resection of DSS, 16 patients (14%) required reoperation. (onlinejacc.org)
  • Conclusions Proximity of the obstructive lesion to the AoV and severe obstruction determined by preoperative echocardiography, as well as involvement of valve leaflets requiring surgical peeling, predict recurrent DSS requiring reoperation. (onlinejacc.org)
  • About 10 % of the patients with an aortic or mitral mechanical valve usually undergo reoperation 10 years after the initial surgical procedure (Frank et al. (springeropen.com)
  • 145 Unplanned Reoperation After Craniotomy for Tumor: A National Surgical Quality Improvement Program Analysis. (operativeneurosurgery.com)
  • Reoperation of aortic root is considered challenging because of technical difficulty and relatively low incidence of surgical indications. (biomedcentral.com)
  • Surgical failure epilepsy surgery, reoperation. (epilepsijournal.com)
  • Reoperation rates are all acted not only by technical factors, but also by demographic and clinical characteristics that are often omitted from reports of surgical case series. (elsevier.com)
  • Reoperation has proved to be much less effective than initial surgery, and it is estimated that only 30% to 50% of patients benefit from this second surgical procedure. (neupsykey.com)
  • Background and aim of the study: To review our experience with reoperation for aortic false aneurysms (FA) and to present an analysis of the relevant surgical approaches and risks. (elsevier.com)
  • Determining reoperation rates after previous POP surgery is an important and indirect tool for assessing success of surgery. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • We warn those patients whom we consider candidates for further surgery that the likelihood that reoperation will relieve their pain is less than at the original surgery. (thejns.org)
  • 3, 5, 8, 12, 20 Although epilepsy surgery is practiced in an increasing number of centers, the indications for and the risks and outcome of reoperation for temporal lobe epilepsy have not been well documented. (thejns.org)
  • Among Medicare beneficiaries undergoing laparoscopic adjustable gastric band surgery, reoperation was common, costly, and varied widely across hospital referral regions, according to a study published by JAMA Surgery . (eurekalert.org)
  • This retrospective study includes 53 patients who underwent reoperation after failure of lumbar disc surgery to relieve pain. (nih.gov)
  • Among 192 patients included in the study, results showed a rate of infection of 11.8% and 7.8% for patients who underwent a mechanical reoperation less than 14 days and 90 days after index surgery, respectively. (healio.com)
  • Unplanned early reoperations were suggested as a possible quality indicator in general surgery .There are only a small number of prospective studies concerning this issue in general surgery, and no reports about What are the acceptable, reoperation rates, post laparoscopic surgery. (sages.org)
  • This study evaluated the risk factors of reoperation, including CARD15 gene variants.METHODS:A total of 253 consecutive CD patients, recruited in four Italian tertiary-care inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) referral centers, who had submitted to surgery for CD, were included in the study. (ebscohost.com)
  • Reoperation was significantly correlated with stenosis as indications at initial surgery only. (ebscohost.com)
  • CARD15 variants did not significantly affect the reoperation rate, irrespective of indications for surgery.CONCLUSIONS:Reoperation for CD is correlated with stenosis at initial surgery, but not with CARD15 gene variants. (ebscohost.com)
  • Nayar G, Wang T, Sankey EW, Berry-Candelario J, Elsamadicy AA, Back A, Karikari I, Isaacs R. Minimally Invasive Lateral Access Surgery and Reoperation Rates: A Multi-Institution Retrospective Review of 2060 Patients. (umassmed.edu)
  • To make a model of causes of reoperations in strabismus surgery and to determine the number of preventable reoperations by improvements in the trajectory of strabismus surgery. (arvojournals.org)
  • Subsequently, we could derive the overall reduction in the number of reoperations that can be achieved by, for example, more accurate preoperative measurements, more precise surgery and accounting for anatomical and physiological variation. (arvojournals.org)
  • half of the reoperations are caused by inaccuracy in the measurement of the angle of strabismus and imprecise surgery. (arvojournals.org)
  • Improvements in strabismus surgery can reduce the reoperation rate which would improve well-being of the patients and possibly reduce the costs. (arvojournals.org)
  • Reoperation After Laparoscopic Colorectal Surgery. (elsevier.es)
  • They noted that risk of reoperation was also greater in patients whose initial surgery was performed 6 hours or longer after injury. (orthogate.org)
  • More than 20% of patients undergoing initial breast-conserving surgery (BCS) for cancer require reoperation. (springer.com)
  • Reoperations after initial breast-conserving surgery (BCS) for cancer are common, and rates vary significantly between surgeons and facilities. (springer.com)
  • Reoperation was required for recurrent stenosis in 11 patients (19%) at 2.6 years (range 0.3-7.5) after initial surgery. (uzh.ch)
  • There is an inherently low incidence of reoperation after surgery for cervical degenerative disease. (ovid.com)
  • Inflammatory gene polymorphisms could be a possible marker of risk for reoperation in patients with prosthetic heart valve surgery. (springeropen.com)
  • Purpose: To describe the rates of strabismus, strabismus surgery, and strabismus surgery reoperations among all age groups in the United States. (elsevier.com)
  • Main Outcome Measure: The 1-year reoperation rate for strabismus surgery performed during 2013-2015 for all age groups. (elsevier.com)
  • Reoperations during the first year after surgery were performed for 1 in 15 patients, increasing with age at surgery. (elsevier.com)
  • In this paper, reoperation after epilepsy surgery will be discussed by reviewing published few data on this topic. (epilepsijournal.com)
  • Since reoperation is affected by previous surgery, accurate diagnosis through consultation is important. (ironplasticsurgery.com)
  • Objectives- Factors associated with reoperation after lumberspine surgery were identified. (elsevier.com)
  • The reoperation rate varies with the region of the spinal column, type of disease, and type of previous surgery. (neupsykey.com)
  • Evaluation of indications for reoperations after combined treatment of laryngeal cancer with function preserving surgery at the second stage]. (semanticscholar.org)
  • Four patients who underwent urgent reoperation did not demonstrate a benefit soon after surgery. (elsevier.com)
  • Rate of reoperation at 1 year for aortic repair vs replacement in aortic regurgitation. (bioportfolio.com)
  • The pooled estimate of a recent meta-analysis concluded that rate of reoperation at 1 year was significantly higher in Aortic valve repair (8.82% vs 3.70%) as compared with aortic valve replacement in patients with aortic regurgitation (odds ratio = 2.67, 95% confidence interval [1.08, 3.62], P = .03). (bioportfolio.com)
  • Age, pre- and postoperative gradient over the left outflow, associated aortic or mitral valve insufficiency, chromosomal anomalies, arteria lusoria, and operative technique (membrane resection (22) vs associated myectomy (34) vs Konno (2)) were analyzed as risk factors for reoperation (Kaplan-Meier, Cox regression). (uzh.ch)
  • Reoperation for MV disease is necessary for a wide variety of problems, such as failure of a previously placed prosthesis, development of a paravalvular leak, endocarditis, or newly diagnosed valve disease in a patient with prior aortic valve replacement or coronary artery bypass. (elsevier.com)
  • Methods: From May 1999 to June 2006, 11 patients underwent a total of 13 reoperations due to aortic false aneurysms, with an incidence of 3% of all thoracic aortic cases. (elsevier.com)
  • During the study period, Medicare paid $470 million for laparoscopic gastric band associated procedures, of which $224 million (48 percent) of the payments were for reoperations. (eurekalert.org)
  • The relative risk for reoperation was significantly lower for laparoscopic methods and for anterior tension-free repair than for other techniques. (diva-portal.org)
  • Results of the population-based cohort study show that rates of unintended pregnancy are similar for hysteroscopic and laparoscopic sterilization but that Essure is associated with a 10-fold higher likelihood of reoperation. (contemporaryobgyn.net)
  • Patients who presented for ED visits, readmission, or reoperations were more likely to have undergone open RYGB than laparoscopic RYGB (P = .002). (unboundmedicine.com)
  • To investigate the mechanisms and anatomical failures after total laparoscopic fundoplication using the symptoms and findings at reoperation. (diva-portal.org)
  • The aim was to assess chronic pain after two Lichtenstein repairs for inguinal hernias (Lichtenstein-Lichtenstein) compared with Lichtenstein followed by a laparoscopic reoperation (Lichtenstein-Laparoscopy). (mazenz.com)
  • In a study, women undergoing a transobturator sling procedure had a 2.4-fold higher risk of reoperation for recurrent stress urinary incontinence than those undergoing a retropubic sling procedure. (renalandurologynews.com)
  • Patients undergoing a transobturator sling procedure had a 2.4-fold higher risk of reoperation for recurrent SUI than those undergoing a retropubic sling procedure, according to the investigators. (renalandurologynews.com)
  • A higher risk of reoperation was observed among patients covered by workers' compensation insurance compared with those with other types of insurance. (neupsykey.com)
  • Males had a slightly lower risk of reoperation than females, and having any comorbidity resulted in a higher risk of reoperation. (neupsykey.com)
  • The primary end point was secondary fusion rate, but the authors also noted total reoperation rate, postoperative progression of listhetic slip, and patient satisfaction. (spineuniverse.com)
  • The need for unplanned early reoperation usually represents a major adverse event in the patient's postoperative course. (sages.org)
  • Objectives To evaluate the effect of postoperative use of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) on anastomotic leakage requiring reoperation after colorectal resection. (bmj.com)
  • In a historic-cohort study (Ned Tijdschr Genees: 143:2121) we previously established the relationship between the postoperative angle of strabismus and the chance of a reoperation. (arvojournals.org)
  • As a validation, we multiplied the relation between chance on reoperation and preoperative angle of strabismus with the postoperative angles of strabismus we found in the bilateral recession vs. recession-resection study (ARVO, 2002). (arvojournals.org)
  • The CLOB reoperation is a feasible procedure, with satisfactory postoperative and mid-term survival results. (ovid.com)
  • Risk factors for reoperation included complex subaortic stenosis (p=0.003), younger age (p=0.012), postoperative residual gradient (p=0.019), and the presence of an arteria lusoria (p=0.014). (uzh.ch)
  • Reoperation is not infrequent, and should be anticipated with younger age at operation, complex defects, residual postoperative gradient, and an arteria lusoria. (uzh.ch)
  • The primary endpoint is the reoperation within 12 weeks postoperative. (biomedcentral.com)
  • Employing measures to reduce postoperative bleeding may help reduce the rate of unplanned neurosurgical reoperations 2) . (operativeneurosurgery.com)
  • Zheng XR, Chen T, Yang YF, Rao W, Wang GY, Zhang SH, Fei Z. Unplanned Reoperations in Neurosurgical Patients Due to Postoperative Bleeding: A Single-Center Experience and Literature Review. (operativeneurosurgery.com)
  • Usually, reoperations on the spinal column are performed for the following reasons: (1) recurrent or persistent neural compression, (2) development of new or persistent instability, (3) development of a deformity, (4) cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) leak, (5) postoperative hematomas, and (6) postoperative infection. (neupsykey.com)
  • Treatment and displacement affect the reoperation rate for femoral neck fracture. (semanticscholar.org)
  • Suk et al [ 13 ] reported a reoperation rate of 1.5% for early infections in 203 patients with AIS who underwent segmental PS fixation and had a 5-year minimum follow-up. (medscape.com)
  • The primary purpose was to determine the efficacy of the tools in the CALLER toolbox at lowering rates of reoperation in patients undergoing BCS for cancer. (springer.com)
  • Emanuel C. Trabuco, M.D., from the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota, and colleagues identified 1,881 women who underwent a sling procedure for primary SUI between 2002 and 2012 to compare reoperation rates after retropubic and transobturator sling procedures (1,551 and 330, respectively). (physiciansweekly.com)
  • In Japan, the reoperation rate decreased significantly after 2002, when infliximab was introduced in practice. (mazenz.com)
  • Reoperation for urinary incontinence after retropubic and transobturator sling procedures. (renalandurologynews.com)
  • WOMEN WHO HAVE AT LEAST one cesarean delivery have a more than 30% risk of a complication requiring reoperation after benign hysterectomy later in life, compared with women who have had vaginal deliveries only, according to a study of more than 7,600 women in a Danish patient registry. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • However, there are no significance differences on operative time, complication, and reoperation rate between the two procedures. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • Wael K. Barsoum , MD, and colleagues compared length of stay, discharge disposition and 30-day readmission, reoperation and complication rates between 94,326 patients who underwent THA and 147,160 patients who underwent TKA between 2011 and 2015. (healio.com)
  • Reoperation related to graft complication following anterior cervical fusion. (bmj.com)
  • Objective:Explore the characteristics of reoperation of the thyroid and prevention of functional complication.Method:Review and analyze cases.Results:The time for operation was long (average time is 2.8 hr).bleeding was profusely (average amonut is 330 ml) and the rate of complication was as high as 14.7% (10/68).Conclusion: In order to reduce the complication,the technical operation should be standard and the dissection should be clear. (cnki.com.cn)
  • Conclusions LITA-to-LAD grafting at reoperation is safe and confers a risk-adjusted survival advantage. (onlinejacc.org)
  • Relative risk for reoperation was estimated using the Cox proportional hazards model. (diva-portal.org)
  • The researchers found that the risk for reoperation for recurrent SUI was increased for women undergoing a transobturator sling procedure versus a retropubic sling procedure (hazard ratio, 2.42). (physiciansweekly.com)
  • Myectomy concomitant to membrane resection, even in simple lesions, does not provide enhanced freedom from reoperation, and should be tailored to anatomic findings. (uzh.ch)
  • Freedom from reoperation was achieved by significantly more patients with HeartMate 3 than with HeartMate II (98.4 vs. 83.0 percent). (acc.org)
  • Predictors of reoperation were identified using multivariable logistic regression. (unboundmedicine.com)
  • Objectives This study aimed to identify independent predictors of reoperation after successful resection of discrete subaortic stenosis (DSS). (onlinejacc.org)
  • 6 mm distance between the DSS and AoV, and peak gradient by Doppler ≥60 mm Hg were independent predictors of reoperation. (onlinejacc.org)
  • Hypertension and thrombocytopenia are potentially modifiable predictors of reoperation for hematoma, which were associated greater odds of 30-day death 1) . (operativeneurosurgery.com)
  • Kris Radcliff, MD, from Thomas Jefferson University in Philadelphia, and colleagues examined whether lumbar fusion or patient-level characteristics correlate with reoperation at the index or adjacent levels using data from the combined randomized and observational cohorts enrolled in Spine Patient Outcomes Research Trial for treatment of spinal stenosis. (empr.com)
  • The goals of this study were to identify risk factors that correlate with reoperation in patients with prosthetic heart valves and to investigate the relationship between reoperation and inflammatory gene polymorphisms. (springeropen.com)
  • Results published in The Journal of Arthroplasty showed patients who underwent total hip arthroplasty experienced greater rates of readmission and reoperation at 30-days compared with patients who underwent total knee arthroplasty. (healio.com)
  • However, researchers noted patients who underwent THA experienced greater 30-day rates of readmission and reoperation. (healio.com)
  • Patients who had total hip arthroplasties had higher 30-day readmission and reoperation rates compared with patients who had total knee arthroplasty," Barsoum told Healio.com/Orthopedics . (healio.com)
  • 90-day all-cause ED visit, readmission, and reoperation rate was 21% (n = 252). (unboundmedicine.com)
  • 7 Reoperation for failed internal fixation of hip fractures (FIFHF) is a challenge for surgeons because of bone defect, removal of internal fixation, massive bleeding and so on. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • What factors are linked to increased risk of reoperation in patients with open fractures? (orthogate.org)
  • According to Scientific Paper 197, presented yesterday at the AAOS Annual Meeting, lower extremity fractures, Gustilo-Anderson type III fractures, and moderate-to-severe wound contamination may be associated with an increased risk of reoperation in patients with open fractures. (orthogate.org)
  • The researchers reviewed data on 2,447 patients with open extremity fractures from the Fluid Lavage of Open Wounds (FLOW) study and found that 323 participants required reoperation. (orthogate.org)
  • What is the impact of age on reoperation rates for femoral neck fractures treated with internal fixation and hemiarthroplasty? (semanticscholar.org)
  • To evaluate the incidence, timing, and risk factors for reoperation in patients with adolescent idiopathic scoliosis (AIS) treated with pedicle screws (PSs) compared with hybrid (Hb) constructs. (medscape.com)
  • The purpose of this study is to define the incidence and timing of reoperation in patients with AIS treated with either PS or Hb constructs. (medscape.com)
  • Actuarial analysis adjusted for patients' death was used for calculating the cumulative incidence of reoperation. (diva-portal.org)
  • TUESDAY, July 23, 2019 (HealthDay News) - For women with recurrent stress urinary incontinence (SUI), the cumulative incidence of reoperation is significantly lower with treatment with a retropubic sling versus a transobturator sling, according to a study published online July 9 in Obstetrics & Gynecology . (physiciansweekly.com)
  • By eight years, the cumulative incidence of reoperation was 5.2 and 11.2 percent in the retropubic and transobturator groups, respectively. (physiciansweekly.com)
  • Cumulative incidence of reoperation significantly lower versus transobturator sling Source link. (mazenz.com)
  • The aim of a study was to investigate the incidence of unplanned reoperations from all causes due to bleeding in neurosurgical patients.The medical records of patients who received neurosurgical procedures at the hospital were retrospectively reviewed and data of patients who received reoperations were extracted and summarized. (operativeneurosurgery.com)
  • Fingerprint Dive into the research topics of 'Reoperation for acute hemispheric stroke after carotid endarterectomy: Is there any value? (elsevier.com)
  • For the primary outcome of reoperation based on age, Kaplan-Meier models were built and analysis applied. (semanticscholar.org)
  • Results: The 10-year reoperation rate was 17% by Kaplan Meier analysis. (elsevier.com)
  • 15 Clinical Material and Methods We present 48 patients who underwent reoperation for recurrent brain metastases at M. D. Anderson Cancer Center between January 1984 and April 1993. (thejns.org)
  • Methods: We reviewed all patients who had reoperation after valve repair for mitral regurgitation. (elsevier.com)
  • Methods From January 1985 to January 2007, reoperative CABG was performed in 3,473 patients who did not receive a LITA during their primary CABG and whose anterior myocardium (LAD) was at risk at reoperation: 2,389 had LITA grafting and 1,084 saphenous vein (SV) grafting to the LAD. (onlinejacc.org)
  • We have published hundreds of Reoperation With Coronary Reimplantation After Takeuchi Repair Bland news stories on BioPortfolio along with dozens of Reoperation With Coronary Reimplantation After Takeuchi Repair Bland Clinical Trials and PubMed Articles about Reoperation With Coronary Reimplantation After Takeuchi Repair Bland for you to read. (bioportfolio.com)
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  • To control clinical severity prior to reoperation, The Mannheim Peritonitis Index (MPI) was calculated. (elsevier.es)
  • In addition to the technical problems of reoperation, clinical and radiographic evaluation of the patient is more difficult. (neupsykey.com)
  • Left internal thoracic artery grafting (LITA) of the left anterior descending coronary artery (LAD) at primary coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG) prolongs long-term survival and reduces late myocardial infarction, hospitalization for cardiac events, need for reoperation, and return of angina ( 1,2 ). (onlinejacc.org)
  • Reoperation rates are significantly lower with a retropubic than tranobturator sling procedure for recurrent stress urinary incontinence (SUI), according to new study findings published in Obstetrics & Gynecology . (renalandurologynews.com)
  • Objective: This study measured the 10-year risk of reoperation for surgically treated pelvic organ prolapse and urinary incontinence (POPUI) in a community population. (elsevier.com)
  • Cusp tears, due to lipid and calcium deposits mostly targeting the commissures, seem to be the most important mechanism of SVD, resulting even in acute prosthetic incompetence and urgent reoperation. (ovid.com)
  • Five patients underwent urgent reoperation without angiography, and carotid occlusions were found and repaired in two patients. (elsevier.com)
  • This would imply fewer reoperations for pseudarthrosis, but small cohort sizes are inadequate to monitor these events. (scoliosis.org)
  • In a planned follow-up, we sought to determine which tools were associated with fewer reoperations. (springer.com)
  • Actionable factors associated with fewer reoperations included routine planned cavity side-wall shaves, surgeon use of ultrasound (US), neoadjuvant chemotherapy, intra-operative pathologic margin assessment, and use of a pre-operative diagnostic imaging modality beyond conventional 2D mammography. (springer.com)
  • Opportunities to do so were identified by adopting those processes of care, including improved compliance with the SSO-ASTRO margin guideline, which were associated with fewer reoperations. (springer.com)
  • 1, 4, 12, 14 Little is known about the prognosis and results after reoperation for such patients. (thejns.org)
  • Results of reoperation after failed modified condylotomy. (biomedsearch.com)
  • OBJECTIVES:Several studies have investigated, with conflicting results, the risk factors for reoperation in Crohn's disease (CD) patients. (ebscohost.com)
  • These results suggest reconsideration of the classical hypothesis of elevated rates of adjacent segment disease occurring due to lumbar fusion, because reoperations occurred after both decompressions and lumbar fusions," write the authors. (empr.com)
  • Results During Reoperation. (elsevier.es)
  • Results: Etiology of hemolysis was suggested from echocardiography and confirmed at reoperation. (elsevier.com)
  • Breast reoperation is done when the cosmetic results of a previous breast operation are not satisfactory. (eips.com)
  • However, risk factors for reoperation after primary resection have not been fully defined. (onlinejacc.org)
  • Most common factors affecting morbidity & mortality are the reason of reoperation. (sages.org)
  • We aimed to compare long-term outcomes including reoperation and mortality after CAVSD repair using DP and MSP techniques, and identify risk factors associated with adverse outcomes. (bioportfolio.com)
  • 1995 ). Reoperations are more complicated than the initial valve operations, and are associated with higher mortality rates with mechanical valves than with tissue valves (Jones et al. (springeropen.com)
  • At 20 years, LITA grafting of the LAD at reoperation resulted in an absolute mortality risk reduction of 6.0% and a hazard ratio of 0.85, with number needed to treat of 16 patients. (onlinejacc.org)
  • The primary outcome was proximal CASP requiring reoperation. (elsevier.com)
  • The main outcome measure was the rate of unplanned reoperations due to bleeding.At this hospital, 68 patients with a mean age of 41.5 ± 21.5 years (range, 7 months to 76 years) received an unplanned reoperation. (operativeneurosurgery.com)
  • Cambridge, MA (WorkersCompensation.com) - About 1 in 10 Injured workers who undergo lumbar spine surgeries in North Carolina or Minnesota are likely to be readmitted to a hospital and/or have a reoperation. (workerscompensation.com)
  • Time between the first operation and a lumbar spine reoperation, death, or end of follow-up period was recorded. (elsevier.com)
  • 4 cm or 0.21 cm/m 2 ), from (moderate) autograft regurgitation and from reoperation. (ahajournals.org)
  • Of the surgically treated patients 54 underwent reoperation and 359 had no reoperation. (empr.com)
  • To compare the reoperation rates between cervical spondylotic radiculopathy and myelopathy in a national population of patients. (ovid.com)
  • Therefore, it is difficult to sufficiently power studies to detect differences between reoperation rates of different cervical diagnoses. (ovid.com)
  • The reoperation rate after anterior cervical discectomy and fusion was higher for cervical spondylotic myelopathy than for cervical spondylotic radiculopathy in a national population of patients. (ovid.com)
  • Reoperations are performed at the rate of 2.5% per year at the cervical spine level and range from 8.9% to 10.2% at the lumbar level. (neupsykey.com)
  • one study found that the average hospital charge for a cervical spine reoperation is $57,205. (neupsykey.com)
  • What is the success rate for a minimally invasive approach for reoperations involving the mitral valve? (acc.org)
  • Between June 1996 and April 2010, the investigators performed right minithoracotomy for reoperations involving the mitral valve on 167 patients, 85 (51%) of these since 2006. (acc.org)
  • Reoperation with re-repair or mitral valve replacement is safe and effectively relieves the hemolysis. (elsevier.com)
  • Taken together, these findings indicate that the gastric band is associated with high reoperation rates and considerable costs to payers, which raises concerns about its safety, effectiveness, and value," the authors write. (eurekalert.org)
  • Univariate and multivariate logistical analyses were performed to identify potential risk factors related to reoperation. (medscape.com)
  • The association between tools and reoperations was estimated via multivariate and hierarchical ranking analyses. (springer.com)
  • Reoperation for contralateral CSDH was predicted by preoperative use of anticoagulants (OR = 15.0, 95% CI: 1.49-169.15, p = 0.017). (unboundmedicine.com)
  • Unplanned cranial reoperation was primarily associated with operative indices, rather than preoperative characteristics, suggesting that reoperation may have utility as a quality indicator. (operativeneurosurgery.com)
  • Between March 1996 and December 2010, 35 patients underwent reoperation 82 ± 43 months after a CLOB implant. (ovid.com)
  • With each increase of 1 in the prognostic score, patients were 4 times as likely to undergo reoperation for contralateral CSDH (OR = 3.98, 95% CI: 1.36-13.53, p = 0.013). (unboundmedicine.com)
  • Reoperation after recurrent groin hernia repair. (diva-portal.org)
  • To analyze reoperation rates for recurrent and primary groin hernia repair documented in the Swedish Hernia Register from 1996 to 1998, and to study variables associated with increased or decreased relative risks for reoperation after recurrent hernia. (diva-portal.org)
  • Although the rate of reoperation varied (0% to 6.5%) according to the type of disc displacement, the differences were not statistically significant. (biomedsearch.com)
  • 95% confidence interval, 1.5-3.5) were statistically significant predictors for a shorter time to reoperation. (uzh.ch)
  • However, the cumulative rate of reoperation was 4.4%, because one of the joints required a third operation. (biomedsearch.com)
  • Reoperation for anorectal pathology after 30 days was required in 54 patients (8.3%) and was performed for the following: dehiscence/reprolapse (17), stenosis (two), submucous cyst (two), fistula (four), fissure (six), anal papilla (four), skin tags (five), persistent anal itching (five), and miscellaneous (seven). (ebscohost.com)
  • Analysis of the association between paternity and reoperation for urethral obstruction in adult hypospadias patients who underwent two-stage repair in childhood. (bioportfolio.com)
  • The purpose of this study was to clarify association between paternity in adult hypospadias patients and reoperation for urethral obstruction after two-stage repair during childhood. (bioportfolio.com)
  • Aim: To retrospectively evaluate the experience of a single surgeon (YS) with hypospadias reoperations. (istanbul.edu.tr)
  • of the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, and colleagues conducted a study that included 25,042 Medicare beneficiaries who underwent gastric band placement between 2006 and 2013 and identified patients who underwent reoperations, which included device removal, device replacement, or revision to a different bariatric procedure (e.g., a gastric bypass or sleeve gastrectomy). (eurekalert.org)
  • The researchers found that of the patients in the study, 4,636 (18.5 percent) underwent 17,539 reoperations (an average of 3.8 procedures/patient), with an average follow-up of 4.5-years. (eurekalert.org)
  • PURPOSE: This retrospective study reports the reoperation rate for failure after modified condylotomy. (biomedsearch.com)
  • Of the patients included in the study cohort, 218 (0.13 %) later underwent reoperation due to CGPP, including 31 (14 %) women. (diva-portal.org)
  • The purpose of this study is to determine the types of treatments and resulting outcomes of patients treated for groin pain after herniorrhaphy with a reoperation. (mayo.edu)
  • At the end of the study, in the reoperation group there was significantly less improvement in outcomes as measured by the Medical Outcomes Study 36-item Short-Form Health Survey physical function, the Oswestry Disability Index, and the Sciatica Bothersomeness Index. (empr.com)
  • The aim of this study was to review our experience with CLOB reoperations and to investigate the pathobiology of structural valve deterioration (SVD). (ovid.com)
  • Subsequent to the CALLER Conference, a prospective study of reoperation rates reported by ASBrS member-surgeons was conducted. (springer.com)
  • This study evaluated the efficacy of the first reoperation for loco-regionally recurrent/persistent papillary thyroid carcinoma and the usefulness of stimulated TG for evaluating efficacy of reoperation. (thyroidmanager.org)
  • A total of 83 patients, who underwent initial total thyroidectomy and nodal dissection with radioactive iodine remnant ablation, received reoperation for loco-regionally recurrent/persistent PTC and were included in this study. (thyroidmanager.org)
  • Therefore, this study was designed to determine the risk factors associated with reoperation in patients with prosthetic heart valves, with an emphasis on cytokine genetic polymorphisms, considering their role in inflammation-related prosthetic valve dysfunction. (springeropen.com)
  • An 8-year follow-up study of 221 consecutive hip fracture patients in Finland: analysis of reoperations and their direct medical costs. (aihw.gov.au)
  • Bydon M, Macki M, De la Garza-Ramos R, Sciubba DM, Wolinsky JP, Gokaslan ZL, Witham TF, Bydon A. Smoking as an independent predictor of reoperation after lumbar laminectomy: a study of 500 cases. (operativeneurosurgery.com)
  • A recent study found that reoperation after primary rhegmatogenous retinal detachment (RRD) was necessary in nearly 20% of patients. (reviewofoptometry.com)
  • The study examined associations between primary repairs, patient characteristics and RRD reoperation rates from insurance claims between 2003 and 2016. (reviewofoptometry.com)
  • Use of Recombinant Bone Morphogenetic Protein is Associated with Reduced Risk of Reoperation after Spine Fusion for Adult Spinal Deformity. (scoliosis.org)
  • We sought to examine adult spinal deformity (ASD) for reoperation events with and without the use of BMP. (scoliosis.org)
  • Smoking was the strongest predictor of reoperation in patients who had undergone single-level laminectomy, multilevel laminectomy, or reoperation for progression of spinal degeneration. (operativeneurosurgery.com)
  • Interested in learning more about Personalized Spinal Care for Adult Reoperation? (personalizedspinalcare.com)
  • Often reoperations on the spinal column are more technically difficult than the index procedure. (neupsykey.com)
  • CONCLUSION: The rate of reoperation for modified condylotomy is low. (biomedsearch.com)
  • Conclusion: A reoperation rate of 17% is unacceptably high and likely represents an underestimate of the true rate. (elsevier.com)
  • However, reoperation rates for contralateral CSDH growth can be high. (unboundmedicine.com)
  • Within the unilateral evacuation group, 4 (4.1%) had a reoperation for contralateral CSDH growth. (unboundmedicine.com)
  • Objective: to test the efficacy of dexamethasone on reduction inthe reoperation rate of cSDH. (biomedcentral.com)
  • Health insurance payors harbor concerns regarding the cost of bariatric procedures that are chiefly related to early readmissions and reoperations. (unboundmedicine.com)
  • 90-d) emergency department (ED) visits, readmissions, and reoperations from August 2004 through May 2007 for patients undergoing primary Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (RYGB) for morbid obesity at a tertiary care teaching hospital. (unboundmedicine.com)
  • Demographics, 90-day outcomes (costs, reoperations, and readmissions), and outcomes after 3 years (revisions and change scores for Short-Form Health Survey, Harris Hip Score, and Western Ontario and McMaster Universities Arthritis Index) were collected. (coxa.fi)