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*  Acute limb ischaemia
Early detection and steps towards fixing the problem with limb-sparing techniques can salvage the limb. Compartment syndrome ... Acute limb ischaemia (ALI) occurs when there is a sudden lack of blood flow to a limb. Acute limb ischaemia is caused by ... In treating acute limb ischaemia time is everything. In the worst cases acute limb ischaemia progresses to critical limb ... The primary intervention in acute limb ischaemia is emergency embolectomy using a Fogarty Catheter, providing the limb is still ...
*  David G. Armstrong
LIMB_SALVAGE_2.htmll[dead link] Taking a team approach to diabetic limb salvage (http://www.lowerextremityreview.com/article/ ... It was there he founded, with Mills, the Southern Arizona Limb Salvage Alliance (SALSA) {[1]}. This program serves as a model ... He is Professor of Surgery director of the Southwestern Academic Limb Salvage Alliance (SALSA) at the Keck School of Medicine ... He was honored with the inaugural Georgetown Distinguished Award for Diabetic Limb Salvage. In 2010, he was the youngest ever ...
*  Epithelioid sarcoma
"Limb Salvage Surgery for Extremity Sarcomas". [unreliable medical source?] Soft Tissue Sarcoma. Clinical Practice Guidelines in ... Rao, Bhaskar N.; Rodriguez-Galindo, Carlos (2003). "Local control in childhood extremity sarcomas: Salvaging limbs and sparing ... It commonly presents itself in the distal limbs (fingers, hands, forearms, or feet) of young adults as a small, soft mass or a ... It most commonly presents itself in the distal limbs (fingers, hands, forearms, or feet) as a small, soft mass or a series of ...
*  Lawrence B. Harkless
Harkless to Receive 2008 Georgetown Distinguished Achievement Award in Diabetic Limb Salvage" (PDF). Diabetic Limb Salvage ... honored at the Georgetown Diabetic Limb Salvage Conference with the Distinguished Achievement Award in Diabetic Limb Salvage. ...
*  Limb-sparing techniques
... , also known as limb-saving or limb-salvage techniques, are performed in order to give patients an ... Prosthetic limbs have been used for many years. There is evidence that prosthetic limbs were made even back to Ancient Egypt. ... "Rotationplasty--Surgical Treatment Modality After Failed Limb Salvage Procedure." Archives of orthopaedic and trauma surgery ... Prosthetic limbs have been used ever since, though the materials have been updated from the early leather and wood to sturdy ...
*  Ewing's sarcoma
The surgical resection may involve limb salvage or amputation. Complete excision at the time of biopsy may be performed if ...
*  Bone tumor
Limb sparing surgery, or limb salvage surgery, means the limb is spared from amputation. Instead of amputation, the affected ... In upper leg surgeries, limb salvage prostheses are available. The other surgery is called Van Nes rotation or rotationplasty ... Treatment for some bone cancers may involve surgery, such as limb amputation, or limb sparing surgery (often in combination ...
*  Ahliman Amiraslanov
Limb saving surgery combined with chemotherapy and radiotherapy in the treatment of osteogenic sarcoma.- In: "Limb salvage in ... Results of Combination Treatment of Osteogenic Sarcoma patients.- In: New Developments for limb salvage in musculoskeletal ... 8th International Symposium on limb salvage, Florence, May 10-12, 1996, 1 p. ----, N.F.Mistakopoulo, G.G.Knirov, F.N. ... "6th International Symposium on lymb salvage", September 8-11, 2p. Montreal-Quebec, Canada, 1991. ----. II B Osteosarcoma ...
*  Ischemia
Amputation is reserved for cases where limb salvage is not possible. If the patient continues to have a risk of further ... Lack of blood flow to a limb results in acute limb ischemia. Reduced blood flow to the skin layers may result in mottling or ... If the condition of the ischemic limb is stabilized with anticoagulation, recently formed emboli may be treated with catheter- ... Clinical manifestations of acute limb ischemia (which can be summarized as the "six P's") include pain, pallor, pulseless, ...
*  Mayilvahanan Natarajan
Concept of Limb Salvage Surgery by Custom Mega Prosthesis "Padma Awards" (PDF). Ministry of Home Affairs, Government of India. ...
*  Healthcare in Ahmedabad
Moreover, it is the only government hospital in Ahmedabad which caters to vascular injuries ( limb salvage). It has a ... "Epidemiology and Patterns of lower limb injuries at a tertiary care hospital in Ahmedabad". International Journal of Medical ...
*  Podiatrist
Fellowship training is available after residency in such fields such as foot & ankle traumatology or limb salvage. Upon ... Gerontological podiatrist Diabetic limb salvage and wound care (Podiatric Diabetologist) Podopaediatrics (the study of ... Podiatrists are also able to diagnose and treat any complications of the above which affect the lower limb, including skin and ... Chiropody is a branch of medical science that involves the assessment and management of foot and lower limb disorders. This ...
*  Gustilo open fracture classification
For this purpose, other classification systems, like Mangled Extremity Severity Score (MESS) and Limb Salvage Index (LSI) have ...
*  Percutaneous intentional extraluminal revascularization
... is a percutaneous technique used in interventional radiology for limb salvage in patients with lower limb ischemia due to long ... The technique is not without complications but may serve as a "temporary bypass" to provide wound healing and limb salvage. ... "Percutaneous intentional extraluminal recanalization in patients with chronic critical limb ischemia". Radiology. 232 (2): 499- ...
*  Crush injury
Rajasekaran S. (2005). "Ganga hospital open injury severity score - A score to prognosticate limb salvage and outcome measures ...
*  Gait deviations
"An analysis of the outcomes of a decade of experience with lower extremity revascularization including limb salvage, lengths of ... Limb Loss Task Force, Amputee Coalition, Roadmap for Preventing Limb Loss in America.pdf, Knoxville, TN; 2012 Advanced ... amputees have characteristically shorter time spent in the stance phase on the prosthetic limb compared to the intact limb. ... Lower-limb amputees are unable to maintain the characteristic walking patterns of an able-bodied individual due to the removal ...
*  Andrew Nicolaides
1988). Limb Salvage: An Amputation for Vascular Disease, Saunders (W.B.) Co Ltd. ISBN 978-0-7216-2847-9 Salmasi A. & Nicolaides ... 1997). Lower Limb Ischaemia, Med-Orion Publishing. ISBN 978-9963-592-56-2 Belcaro G. & Nicolaides A. (1999). The Venous Clinic ... The air-plethysmograph has provided valuable information of the circulation of the lower limbs of the astronauts on the Mir ...
*  Rajiv Parakh
... demonstrating its significance as a possible tool for differential diagnosis in occlusive vascular disease Limb Salvage ... Parakh's vascular team handles at Medanta cases of leg ulcers, leg attacks, stroke, gangrene and limb threatening trauma. ... A frequent Occurrence in Indian Patients with Symptomatic Lower Limb Venous Thrombosis Snapshots in Surgery : Pulsatile Scrotum ...
*  Hakim Sanaullah Cancer Centre
Also, on the next day, a limb-salvage surgery was performed, saving the left lower limb of a patient, who had been deemed ...
*  Noel Fitzpatrick
... and exo-prosthetics for limb salvage, metallic-tendon in-growth and fracture repair systems and implants for spinal fusion and ... These include new joint resurfacing and replacement technologies, techniques for growth deformity correction, limb amputation ... 2014 Fitzpatrick received a Guinness World Record for being the first veterinary surgeon to deliver this surgery to two limbs. ...
*  Osteosarcoma
Standard therapy is a combination of limb-salvage orthopedic surgery when possible (or amputation in some cases) and a ... Although about 90% of patients are able to have limb-salvage surgery, complications, particularly infection, prosthetic ... An improperly performed biopsy may make it difficult to save the affected limb from amputation." It may also metastasise to the ... Surgical techniques designed to save the leg (limb-sparing procedures) do not improve the prognosis. Some current studies ...
*  List of MeSH codes (E04)
... limb salvage MeSH E04.555.580 --- osteotomy MeSH E04.555.580.580 --- osteotomy, le fort MeSH E04.555.700 --- tendon transfer ... limb salvage MeSH E04.680.450 --- lipectomy MeSH E04.680.500 --- mammaplasty MeSH E04.680.500.210 --- breast implantation MeSH ... limb salvage MeSH E04.100.814.750 --- peritoneovenous shunt MeSH E04.100.814.790 --- portasystemic shunt, surgical MeSH E04.100 ...
*  Frank Veith
... particularly on limb-salvage surgery and more recently the field of endovascular grafting for traumatic, aneurysmal and ...
*  Lee Rogers (podiatrist)
He created a unique inpatient and outpatient facility which greatly improved upon existing limb salvage and wound healing rates ... NY and then later a fellowship in limb salvage and research with David G. Armstrong at Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine ...
*  Foot and ankle surgery
... or diabetic limb salvage. In the UK much controversy exists on the scope of podiatrists practicing surgery and the British ...
*  Jutsu (Naruto)
... either through grave robbery or blood stains and salvaged organs. A living person is then sacrificed for the deceased spirit to ... "Naruto clones explode from a lake like ninja-shaped surface-to-air missiles and glowing energy limbs ambush enemies from ...
*  Podiatry
Gerentological Podiatrist Diabetic limb salvage and wound care (Podiatric Diabetologist) Podopediatrics (the study of ... Podiatrists are also able to diagnose and treat any complications of the above which affect the lower limb, including skin and ... Sport podiatry, a sub-specialty of podiatric medicine, involves the expertise in diagnosis of foot and lower limb problems as ... Sports podiatry covers the following two areas: foot and lower limb chronic overuse injuries mechanical performance enhancement ...