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*  Hermansky-Pudlak syndrome
... it may be administered in the preoperative period. However, sometimes plasmapheresis is needed in the perioperative period.[ ... A preoperative pulmonology consultation is needed. The anesthesia team should be aware that patients may have postoperative ... pulmonary complications as part of the syndrome.[citation needed] Preoperative hematology consultation is advisable prior to ...
*  Lactalbumin
Background: The preoperative period (prehabilitation) may represent a more appropriate time than the postoperative period to ... Over the 3-month period, GSH levels increased and in one case rose by 70% to reach normal value. The increase in body weight ... The study was performed during a limited observation period of 6.3 months. In mice fed the whey protein-rich diet between 17 ... Eighty-four (84) subjects completed the 135-day study period. Of these, 67 subjects (34 in the Immunocal® group and 33 in the ...
*  Rog Phillips
After being hospitalized for a preoperative period in late February 1966, he was placed into intensive care after he entered a ... During this period 1946 to 1953, Rog experienced the height of his success. His work was catching on. Donald H. Tuck in his bio ... There is no question that among his best work during this early period were the six stories in his Lefty Baker series: "Squeeze ...
*  Stanozolol
... use during pre-operative and postoperative periods in undernourished patients and poor-risk surgical cases due to traumatism; ... of value in pre- operative patients who have lost tissue from a disease process or who have associated symptoms, such as ...
*  Cosmetic surgery in Australia
Generally a period of four weeks pre-operative and post operative, to aid in the recovery time and the healing of the wound. ... Most surgeons will suggest to patients electing to undergo cosmetic surgery to cease smoking for a period before and after ... the surgery will also restore the muscles which have been weakened and/or separated by carrying excess weight for long periods ...
*  Surgical nursing
Preoperative teaching if delivered competently is an important aspect of patient care. Positive effects of preoperative ... Registered nursing received their training over a longer period of time, as they receive a University degree. To become a ... Pre-operative, the nurse must help to prepare the patient and operating room for the surgery. During the surgery, they assist ... Preoperative phase, which includes discussing to the patients about all the benefits of the procedure but also the dangers that ...
*  Peter Kranke
... well as European recommendation for preoperative fasting and the S3-guidelines on fluid management in the perioperative period ... and was habilitated in the same year with a work on the application of evidence-based medicine in the perioperative period with ... s group conducted numerous systematic reviews on interventions in conjunction with the perioperative period, amongst other, ...
*  Perioperative
... attempt to limit preoperational anxiety and may include the preoperative fasting. The intra-operative period begins when the ... The perioperative period, less commonly spelled the peroperative period, is the time period describing the duration of a ... Information obtained during preoperative assessment is used as a basis for the care plan for the patient. The preoperative ... It is quite common for the very last of this period to end outside of the care of the surgical team. It is uncommon to provide ...
*  Obstetric fistula
The underlying mechanism is poor blood flow to the affected area for a prolonged period of time. Diagnosis is generally based ... The Fistula Fortnight also had preoperative and postoperative counseling provided by nurses and social workers and held health ... Recovering fistula patients in the postoperative period need support to fully reintegrate into society. In particular, physical ... During the nine-month preparation period, facilities were renovated, equipment were provided, and staff were extensively ...
*  Portopulmonary hypertension
Indeed, the operation-related mortality rate is greater than 50% when pre-operative mean PAP values lie between 35 and 50 mm Hg ... it requires intubation and cannot be used for long periods of time due to methemoglobinemia. Prostaglandin PGE1 (Alprostadil) ... in those cases without preoperative medical therapy). Patients, then, are considered to have a high risk of perioperative death ... will suffer right heart failure following the stress of post-transplant reperfusion or in the immediate perioperative period, ...
*  Knee replacement
The recovery period may be 6 weeks or longer and may involve the use of mobility aids (e.g. walking frames, canes, crutches) to ... enable the patient's return to preoperative mobility. Knee replacement surgery is most commonly performed in people with ...
*  Joint replacement
The recovery period may be 6 weeks or longer and may involve the use of mobility aids (e.g. walking frames, canes, crutches) to ... Pre-operative planning requires accurate Xrays of the affected joint, implant design selecting and size-matching to the xray ... enable the patient's return to preoperative mobility. Ankle replacement is becoming the treatment of choice for patients ...
*  Strabismus surgery
In case of pre-operative inward squint the correction expands the binocular visual field of the patient, improving peripheral ... Resection of the muscles is more painful in the post operative period than recession. It also leaves redness that lasts longer ... The patient spends only a few hours in the hospital with minimal preoperative preparation. The average duration of the surgery ... A study published in 2017 documented fewer conjunctival and eyelid swelling complications in the immediate postoperative period ...
*  Urethroplasty
... for a predetermined period of time (usually 8 to 12 hours) prior to the appointed time. Upon arrival to the preoperative ... Impact of preoperative patient characteristics on posturethroplasty recurrence: The significance of stricture length and prior ... CS1 maint: Uses authors parameter (link) "Recommendations and Guidelines for Preoperative Evaluation" (PDF). University of ... bupivicaine into the areas to allow the patient an additional period of relief from discomfort. Micro-doppler circulatory ...
*  Canine hydrotherapy
It may be used as a pre-operative fitness regime to allow a dog to maintain condition before an operation if it can not ... during the period preceding the surgery, hydrotherapy can be employed to maintain the dog's condition. Spinal injuries or ... Canine hydrotherapy is a form of hydrotherapy directed at the treatment of chronic conditions, post-operative recovery, and pre-operative ...
*  Oroantral fistula
A comprehensive preoperative radiographic evaluation is a must as the risk of OAC can increase due to one or more of the ... A soft diet is also often advocated during this period. Following surgery, nasal decongestants and prophylactic antibiotics are ... Preoperative nasal decongestants usage can reduce any existing sinus inflammation which will aid surgical manipulation of the ...
*  Pericardial heart valves
There is no description of the pre-operative condition of the patients concerning cardiac rhythm, various arrythmias, atrial ... which may lead to re-operation or some other morbidity during that period of time. Goffin showed in a comparative histological ... Those measures were directed at systematic pre-operative dental examination and treatment, search for any hidden, potential ... unlike the experience with porcine valves in the mitral position where the risk remained constant during the whole period of ...
*  Perioperative mortality
The value of preoperative testing, such as spirometry, to estimate pulmonary risk is of controversial value and is debated in ... However, in the early post-operative period a low-level fever may also result from anaesthetic-related atelectasis, which will ... Strokes occur at a higher rate during the postoperative period.[citation needed] In people with cirrhosis, the perioperative ... and unanticipated need for supplemental oxygen therapy after the initial postoperative period.) Of all patient-related risk ...
*  Breast reduction
In the initial convalescence period, the surgical-incision wounds are inspected at 1-week post-operative, during which time the ... The medical treatment records for the reduction mammoplasty are established with pre-operative, multi-perspective photographs ... during which period the reduced and lifted breast tissues settle upon and into the chest. The post-operative convalescence is ... a shorter post-operative healing period for the incision scars; the therapeutic disadvantage is limited breast-reduction ...
*  Flurbiprofen
It was derived from propionic acid by the research arm of Boots UK during the 1960s, a period which also included the discovery ... It is primarily indicated as a pre-operative anti-miotic (in an ophthalmic solution) as well as orally for arthritis or dental ...
*  Intra-aortic balloon pump
Preoperative use is suggested for high-risk patients such as those with unstable angina with stenosis greater than 70% of main ... as well as during intubation period and hospital stay. Thrombolytic therapy of acute myocardial infarction. The following ...
*  Perianesthesia nursing
Nurses are responsible for a large amount of the assessment done in pre-operative clinics, where patients are evaluated for the ... provide extensive care to patients in the early stages of emergence from anesthetic and in the immediate post-operative period ... from the PreAdmission/PreOperative Phase through to the Anesthesia Phase and all of the PostAnesthesia phases) in education, ...
*  Sodium citrate/sodium lauryl sulfoacetate/glycerol
In surgery it is used for pre-operative evacuation of the bowel. In diagnostic testing it is used before x-ray examinations or ... The combined action helps to soften hard stools and relieve constipation without straining in a very short period of time ~ 15 ... It is suggested as a laxative during postnatal period and it is compatible with breastfeeding Microlax (like any other saline ...
*  Nigro protocol
Specifically, in the protocol, the patient receives 60 Gy of radiation over a five week period, as well as continuous ... Nigro protocol is the pre-operative use of chemotherapy with 5-fluorouracil and mitomycin and medical radiation for squamous ...
*  Surgical Care Improvement Project
Surgery patients on beta-blocker therapy prior to arrival who received a beta-blocker during the perioperative period SCIP-Card ... Short half-life prophylactic administered preoperatively re-dosed within 4 h after preoperative dose (proposed 2010) SCIP-INF-9 ... vascular surgery patients with evidence of coronary artery disease who received beta-blockers during the perioperative period ... SCIP and other core measures Patient safety Perioperative mortality ASA physical status classification system or preoperative ...
*  Nothing by mouth
... although short NPO periods in diabetics are possible with IV fluids, insulin, and dextrose.[citation needed] Extended periods ( ... List of abbreviations used in medical prescriptions List of Latin phrases Per os Preoperative fasting Hanauer, [edited by] ... It is not uncommon for the food NPO period to be longer than that for liquid, as the American Board of Anesthesiology advises ... For extended periods without food or water, patients may be started on total parenteral nutrition (TPN). Fasting guidelines ...