Two trials validate use of image-based selection for late window stroke patients. ... average patient age was 61 years. The primary outcome measured for the study was cognitive deterioration among patients who ... 40/63 patients, 64%) than when combined with whole brain radiotherapy (44/48 patients, 92%). Quality of life was higher at ... Among patients with one to three brain metastases, the use of stereotactic radiosurgery alone, compared with stereotactic ...
When evaluating a patient with an inguinal hernia and considering a laparoscopic or endoscopic approach, several factors need ... but is as important in patient selection and choice of operation. Proper patient selection would require a panoramic view of ... Iskandar M., Ferzli G. (2018) Patient Selection for Laparoendoscopic Inguinal Hernia Repair. In: Bittner R., Köckerling F., ... When evaluating a patient with an inguinal hernia and considering a laparoscopic or endoscopic approach, several factors need ...
Patients with neurological disease origins. BOWEL CONTROL CANDIDATES. A broad range of chronic fecal incontinent patients are ... Sacral Neuromodulation is not appropriate for patients who:. *Have not demonstrated an appropriate response to the evaluation ( ... Sacral Neuromodulation, delivered by the Interstim™ system, is indicated for patients who have failed or could not tolerate ... A broad range of patients with overactive bladder and non-obstructive urinary retention are considered suitable for Sacral ...
... used to treat patients with chronic, intractable (drug-refractory) nausea and vomiting secondary to gastroparesis of idiopathic ... Patients suspected to have gastroparesis* should be evaluated for gastric electrical stimulation based on the following:. * ... Patients are recommended to undergo detoxification from narcotics prior to implant. Gastric electrical stimulation is ... This therapy is also contraindicated for patients who will be exposed to diathermy (deep heat treatment). ...
Patient Selection. As with other interventional procedures, proper patient selection increases the chances of a favorable ... Kircelli A, Coven I, Cansever T, Sonmez E, Yilmaz C. Patient Selection and Efficacy of Intradiscal Electrothermal Therapy with ... Patients with severe radicular symptoms due to a herniated disk or patients with severe spinal stenosis are not good candidates ... 4] Sixty-two patients were selected for IDET from a pool of 1116 patients with low back pain who did not respond to at least 6 ...
... Guest Editors: Natan Zundel, Sayeed Ikramuddin, and ... Optimizing Outcomes in Bariatric Surgery: A Primer in Patient Selection, Natan Zundel, Sayeed Ikramuddin, and Raul Rosenthal ... Perioperative Optimization of Patients Undergoing Bariatric Surgery, C. E. Owers, Y. Abbas, R. Ackroyd, N. Barron, and M. Khan ... Candidates for Bariatric Surgery: Morbidly Obese Patients with Pulmonary Dysfunction, Yu-Feng Wei and Huey-Dong Wu Volume 2012 ...
It is very important to be able to select patients that will benefit from having... ... Patients with pathological facial blushing have different clinical characteristics than patients with hyperhidrosis. ... Patients selection and long term results. Thorac Surg Clin. 2016;26:459-63.CrossRefGoogle Scholar ... Cruzat C.S., Vásquez F.S. (2018) Patient Selection for Endoscopic Thoracic Sympathectomy for Facial Blushing. In: Loureiro M., ...
... by the FDA to serve as an adjunct to the dentists professional judgment of how to best use diagnostic imaging for each patient ... A study of 490 patients found that basing selection criteria on clinical evaluations for asymptomatic patients, combined with ... Patient Selection Criteria. Radiographs and other imaging modalities are used to diagnose and monitor oral diseases, as well as ... The guidelines titled, "The Selection of Patients for X-Ray Examination" were first developed in 1987 by a panel of dental ...
How to select patients for antireflux surgery? The ICARUS guidelines (international consensus regarding preoperative ... examinations and clinical characteristics assessment to select adult patients for antireflux surgery) Ans Pauwels, Veerle ...
This fact points to a stricter selection of patients with high medical risks and therefore to better discrimination of patients ... Patient Selection for Carotid Endarterectomy. How Far Is Risk Modeling Applicable to the Individual?. Alain Barth, Claudio ... The selection criteria of Rothwell et al were prospectively applied to all patients without influencing the decision to operate ... In the present study, the selection model of Rothwell et al10 was prospectively applied to a consecutive series of patients ...
Patient Selection Overview. Over the past decade several clinical trials have demonstrated that proper patient selection are ...
patient selection strategy linked to target expression on the tumor is thus critically important.... ... "The development of a patient selection strategy linked to target expression on the tumor is thus critically important for ... Article Highlights Importance of Careful Patient Selection in Mesothelioma Immunotherapy Treatment, According to Surviving ... Written for patients and their loved ones, Surviving Mesothelioma news helps families make more informed decisions. ...
... medical ethicists are discussing how to make decisions on if and when patients should be eligible for the costly and complex ... For Face Transplant Patients, Selection Criteria Could Stiffen in Future. * By Dan Childs ... Rather, facial transplant patients are largely selected by a process of elimination -- those patients for whom other surgeries ... "Most programs do exclude patients who are non-compliant or not adherent with medical therapy, and most exclude patients who ...
Home › EAU News › All › Patient selection: crucial in RCC treatment. Patient selection: crucial in RCC treatment. 26 February ... With the entry of so-called targeted therapy (TT), patient selection and individualised treatment strategies will become more ... Bex, meanwhile, stressed in his lecture that patients selection will prove crucial. ... "Its all about selection," Bex said. In his concluding remarks he underscored the following:. - There is no evidence supporting ...
The male factor of infertility should not be an issue for the selection of patients for extended embryo culture programmes. ... Uterus transplantation for absolute uterine factor infertility: Ethics, patient selection, and consent. Authors. Mats ... This topic will discuss the ethics, indications, and patient selection for uterus transplantation, an experimental approach to ... The purpose of this topic is to provide information on this developing technology for clinicians and patients; the topic is not ...
While "good patient selection" may sound like a simple objective, achieving good patient selection remains a constantly ... Patient selection in TEVAR requires better risk stratification to better select patients for this new procedure. ... By using these guidelines to improve patient selection, our risk models can help patients, physicians, and policymakers improve ... By using these guidelines to improve patient selection, our risk models can help patients, physicians, and policymakers improve ...
Use of lung transplantation survival models to refine patient selection in cystic fibrosis.. Liou TG1, Adler FR, Huang D. ... Identifying characteristics that affect post-transplantation survival may improve patient selection and survival benefit. Using ... Transplantation never improves survivorship for pediatric patients. Patients with arthropathy, B. cepacia infection, or younger ... Adult patients with low 5-year predicted survival without B. cepacia infection should receive priority for lung transplantation ...
Patient Selection for Urodynamic Studies. The history and physical examination alone may not provide sufficient and accurate ... Selection of patients for complex urodynamic testing can be difficult. Universally agreed-upon criteria for complex testing do ... Patients with low flow rates may be at risk for prolonged catheterization. In one study, 38% of the patients with abnormal ... Patient position during testing varies, but most commonly, the patient is sitting, semi-erect, or standing. The catheters ...
The relationship of patient selection to prognosis following aortocoronary bypass.. M J Conley, A S Wechsler, R W Anderson, H N ... The relationship of patient selection to prognosis following aortocoronary bypass.. M J Conley, A S Wechsler, R W Anderson, H N ... The relationship of patient selection to prognosis following aortocoronary bypass.. M J Conley, A S Wechsler, R W Anderson, H N ... This apparent variation in operative mortality over time was largely a consequence of changing patterns of patient selection, i ...
The entire paper can be read here ACTIVE SURVEILLANCE FOR PROSTATE CANCER: PATIENT SELECTION AND MANAGEMENT. Diagnosed 96: Age ... Active surveillance for prostate cancer: patient selection and management L. Klotz, MD is a paper published in last months ... HealingWell.com Forum , Diseases & Conditions , Prostate Cancer , Active surveillance patient selection and management ... By the way, I dont really think your "Main Uro" would be so stupid as to say that 30% of AS patients die of PC. My guess is ...
Change of Patient Selection Strategy and Improved Surgical Outcome in MRI-negative Neocortical Epilepsy.. Moon HJ1, Kim DW2, ... The new patient selection strategy led to a significant increase in the concordance between two or more modalities. The ... as a new patient selection strategy for MRI-negative neocortical epilepsy surgery. The objective of this study was to evaluate ... The old group consisted of 89 patients and the new one consisted of 53 patients. Clinical characteristics, presurgical ...
An international team of investigators has developed a way of growing living organoids from patients own tumor cells for use ... Since accurately picking drugs to fight patients unique tumor mutations remains in large part a guessing game, researchers ... Organoids Grown from Patient Tumors to Help with Cancer Drug Selection. May 11th, 2015 Editors Oncology ... Augmented Reality App to Help Parkinsons Patients Improve Their Walk. Robotic Brace Characterizes Spine Deformities, ...
Clinical indicators results for Memorial Hermann hospitals when compared to the current benchmarks for antibiotic selection for ...
Careful selection of high-risk patients for immediate intervention with locoregional muscle flaps may reduce surgical ... Appropriate patient selection may yield reduced morbidity in spinal resection. Devulapalli C, et al. Plast Reconstruct Surg. ... Careful selection of high-risk patients for immediate intervention with locoregional muscle flaps may reduce surgical ... Careful selection of high-risk patients for immediate intervention with locoregional muscle flaps may reduce surgical ...
Corus CAD is intended for use in stable patients presenting with non-acute typical and atypical symptoms suggestive of ... Corus CAD Patient Selection The Corus CAD test is intended for use in patients who present with stable symptoms suggestive of ...