*  Upper-limb surgery in tetraplegia
The post-operative regimens depend on the surgical procedures used. However, they tend to constrain the tetraplegic patient ... Surgical procedures do exist to improve the function of the tetraplegic patient's arms, but these procedures are performed in ... With the emergence of the one step procedures for the hand, the post-operative rehabilitation programmes became even more ... contributed important clinical investigations while showing the value of different surgical procedures. According to Zancolli, ...
*  Yankauer suction tip
A Yankauer can also be used to clear operative sites during surgical procedures and its suctioned volume counted as blood loss ... The Yankauer suction tip (pronounced yang´kow-er) is an oral suctioning tool used in medical procedures. It is typically a firm ...
*  Operative report
The operative report is dictated right after a surgical procedure and later transcribed into the patient's record. The ... Dictionary definition of operative report Sample operative reports. ... including the operative report. Standards for operative reports are set by the Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health ... An Operative report is a report written in a patient's medical record to document the details of a surgery. ...
*  List of MeSH codes
... surgical procedures, operative E05 - investigative techniques E06 - dentistry E07 - equipment and supplies F - Psychiatry and ...
*  Rhinoplasty
... continuing during the surgical operation procedures, and concluding with the post-operative outcome. To record the "before-and- ... published Die Operative Chirurgie (Operative Surgery, 1845), which became a foundational medical and plastic surgical text. ( ... Non-surgical rhinoplasty is a medical procedure in which injectable fillers, such as collagen or hyaluronic acid, are used to ... Principles The technical principles for the surgical reconstruction of a nose derive from the essential operative principles of ...
*  Endometrial cancer
... is the traditional surgical procedure; however, laparoscopy (keyhole surgery) is associated with lower operative morbidity. The ... When pre-operative imaging or clinical evaluation shows tumor invading the cervix, radiation can be given before a total ... Surgical treatment typically consists of hysterectomy including a bilateral salpingo-oophorectomy, which is the removal of the ... Endometrial cancer is commonly diagnosed by endometrial biopsy or by taking samples during a procedure known as dilation and ...
*  Tourniquet
Surgical tourniquets prevent blood flow to a limb and enable surgeons to work in a bloodless operative field. This allows ... It is reliably estimated that pneumatic tourniquets are used in more than one million surgical procedures annually in North ... LOP is therefore personalized to each individual patient and each individual surgical procedure. Setting the tourniquet ... The surgical tourniquet version of the device is completely sterile, and provides improved surgical accessibility due to its ...
*  Electrocardiography
... typically both intraoperative and postoperative As a part of a pre-operative assessment some time before a surgical procedure ( ... The graph of voltage versus time produced by this noninvasive medical procedure is referred to as an electrocardiogram. During ... vascular or pulmonary procedures, or who will receive general anesthesia) Cardiac stress testing Computed tomography ... the recommendation of invasive procedures, or overtreatment. However, persons employed in certain critical occupations, such as ...
*  Cardiothoracic surgery
A pleurectomy is a surgical procedure in which part of the pleura is removed. It is sometimes used in the treatment of ... Even with careful selection, the overall operative death rate is about 4.4%. In non-small cell lung cancer staging, stages IA, ... The surgical treatment of malformations of the heart in which there is pulmonary stenosis or pulmonary atresia. JAMA 1948; 128 ... The highly competitive Surgical Education and Training (SET) program in Cardiothoracic Surgery is six years in duration, ...
*  Never events
... performed on the wrong patient Wrong surgical procedure performed on a patient Intraoperative or immediately post-operative ... The same study suggests an estimated total number of surgical mistakes at just over 4,000 per year in the United States; ... with the wrong donor sperm or donor egg Unintended retention of a foreign body in a patient after surgery or other procedure ...
*  Andrew J Carr
... pain including the placebo role of surgical procedures and the importance of central sensitization in persistent post-operative ... He has led a number of UK-wide surgical randomized Clinical trials. With colleagues in Oxford he pioneered the involvement of ... Professor Carr's research interests are primarily focused on developing and evaluating surgical technologies including joint ...
*  Circumcision surgical procedure
... in conjunction with either sutures or cyanoacrylate tissue adhesive to prevent post-operative bleeding. Circumcision surgical ... Circumcision surgical procedure in males involves either a conventional "cut and stitch" surgical procedure or use of a ... All circumcision procedures should involve adequate injectable or topical anesthesia. The Gomco clamp is a surgical instrument ... "Clinical Procedure". Prepex. Retrieved 20 April 2014. "Non-surgical male circumcision device" (PDF). WHO Medical Devices. WHO. ...
*  Subacromial bursitis
Surgery is reserved for patients who fail to respond to non-operative measures. Minimally invasive surgical procedures such as ... They found that 67% (413 patients) of the patients improved, while 28% did not improve and went to surgical treatment. 5% did ... Morrison DS, Frogameni AD, Woodworth P (1997). "Non-operative treatment of subacromial impingement syndrome". J Bone Joint Surg ... Shoulder bursitis rarely requires surgical intervention and generally responds favorably to conservative treatment. ...
*  Abomination: The Nemesis Project
These supersoldiers are black operatives who have been enhanced through the use of surgical procedures and experimental ...
*  Pharyngeal flap surgery
Surgical procedures such as uvulopalatopharyngoplasties and tonsillectomies may be required to resolve the OSA. Consequently, ... tonsillar tissue is an important area of pre-operative assessment (Ysunza et al., 1993). Pharyngeal flap surgery may be able to ... It is also believed that prolonged duration of the surgical procedure may be directly correlated with an increased incidence of ... Pharyngeal flap surgery is a procedure to correct the airflow during speech. The procedure is common among people with cleft ...
*  Freeman-Sheldon syndrome
Unfortunately, many surgical procedures have suboptimal outcomes, secondary to the myopathy of the syndrome. When operative ... Vaitiekaitis AS, Hornstein L, Neale HW (September 1979). "A new surgical procedure for correction of lip deformity in cranio- ... Such knowledge would benefit possible surgical candidates and the anaesthesiology and surgical teams who would care for them. ... Operative measures should be pursued cautiously, with avoidance of radical measures and careful consideration of the abnormal ...
*  Pancreaticoduodenectomy
A pancreaticoduodenectomy, pancreatoduodenectomy, Whipple procedure, or Kausch-Whipple procedure, is a major surgical operation ... including the Whipple procedure. While post-operative ileus is typically self-limited, prolonged post-operative ileus occurs ... Due to the rarity of this procedure in the setting of trauma, there is not robust evidence regarding post-operative outcomes. ... Pancreaticoduodenectomy is considered, by any standard, to be a major surgical procedure. Many studies have shown that ...
*  Edoardo Bassini
Bassini is remembered for his operative techniques involving inguinal hernia repair. In 1884 he introduced a surgical procedure ... He learned surgical procedures in Vienna under Theodor Billroth (1829-1894), in Berlin under Bernhard von Langenbeck (1810-1887 ... In 1882 he became head of surgical pathology at the University of Padua, where he later succeeded Tito Vanzetti (1809-1888) as ... It was a landmark operation because the posterior wall of the inguinal canal could be rebuilt and reinforced with only surgical ...
*  Computer-assisted interventions
... intra-operative or post-operative purposes. This idea of describing the surgical procedure as a sequence of tasks was first ... This term is generally used to describe the steps involved in a surgical procedure. A Surgical Process Model (SPM) has been ... The term Surgical Process (SP) has been defined as a set of one or more linked procedures or activities that collectively ... The challenge is to support the surgeon and the surgical procedure through the understanding of Operating Room (OR) activities ...
*  ROSA
... robots assist health professionals during surgical procedures. The ROSA technology is used in 23 hospitals across Europe, ... The device allows frameless stereotactic procedures increasing accuracy and reducing operative time. It is especially effective ... for SEEG, DBS, endoscopic procedures, brain tumor resection and pediatric surgery. The ROSA device is an integrated platform ...
*  Antimetabolite
... a surgical procedure to treat glaucoma. Antimetabolites have been shown to decrease fibrosis of operative sites. Thus, its use ... Gaga-White, Linda; LaMear, William; Paleri, Vinidh; Robson, Andrew; Bearn, Michae (August 1, 2003). "Surgical Approaches and ... "The use of antimetabolites as adjunctive therapy in the surgical treatment of pterygium". Clinical Ophthalmology. 6: 1849-1854 ... following external dacryocystorhinostomy, a procedure for the management of nasolacrimal duct obstruction, is being researched ...
*  Prophylactic salpingectomy
It has also been proven that the procedure does not increase normal surgical/post operative risks. It does, however, carry the ... Complications associated with the surgical procedure include; reaction to anaesthesia, excessive bleeding, injury to other ... Interim procedure in women with BRCA1/2 mutations, enabling them to delay oophorectomy In 2013, the SGO released a clinical ... Due to the mean age of the procedure being 36 years, age-related complications play a minimal factor during and after surgery. ...
*  Synkinesis
Therefore, surgical procedures are very minimally used by doctors and are used only as last-resort options for patients who do ... it also has many post-operative complications that can accompany including edema, hematoma, and ecchymosis. ... Practical surgical procedures used for treating synkinesis are neurolysis and selective myectomy. Neurolysis has been shown to ... Trauma to the nerve can be induced in cases such as surgical procedures, nerve inflammation, neuroma , and physical injury. ...
*  Dacryocystorhinostomy
... (DCR) is a surgical procedure to restore the flow of tears into the nose from the lacrimal sac when the ... The advantages include lesser peri-operative morbidity, and no scar. Data suggests a slightly lower success rate than the " ... The Lacrimal Sacs must be avoided during this surgical procedure. The operation can also be performed endoscopically through ... In this procedure, a nasal endoscope is used to visualise the lacrimal sac through the nasal cavity. The bone covering the ...
*  Dextro-Transposition of the great arteries
... with the exception that the patient no longer requires PGE or the surgical palliation procedures. Additionally, the patient is ... Including the anaesthesia and immediate post operative recovery, this surgery takes an average of approximately six to eight ... However, if a sternotomy is required for a different procedure, in most cases all procedures that are immediately required will ... Cardiac catheterization is a minimally invasive procedure which provides a means of performing a number of other procedures. A ...
*  Childbirth
In 2012, about 23 million deliveries occurred by a surgical procedure known as Caesarean section. Caesarean sections may be ... more operative intervention (particularly instrument delivery), and increases in cost. Generally, pain and stress hormones rise ... Categorically specialized obstetricians are qualified surgeons, so they can undertake surgical procedures relating to ... It is currently less common, though it is still a routine procedure in some countries even though a systematic review found no ...