• respiratory
  • Prolonged bed rest can have detrimental consequences that may delay or prevent the recovery from clinical illness including insulin resistance, thromboembolic disease, degenerative joint disease, disuse osteoporosis, respiratory, and musculoskeletal complications ( Dittmer and Teasell, 1993 ). (frontiersin.org)
  • It is important to differentiate between spontaneous discitis which is usually from hematologic spread from a urinary or respiratory infection versus that from a post-operative complication which usually involves skin flora such as staph aureus. (wikipedia.org)
  • prevention
  • After all, your and your baby's health lies in your hand and you should not feel shy in consulting with your gynecologist regarding this problem to prevent complication because prevention is better than cure. (hubpages.com)
  • In 1985, Lown accepted the Nobel Peace Prize on behalf of the International Physicians for the Prevention of Nuclear War, an organization he co-founded with Soviet cardiologist Yevgeny Chazov, who later was Minister Of Health of the USSR. (wikipedia.org)
  • mortality
  • Working with his mentor Samuel A. Levine, Lown realized that the high mortality of a heart attack, then 35 percent, was most likely due to rigorous bed rest. (wikipedia.org)
  • Although Lown encountered enormous opposition and hostility among doctors to the so-called "chair treatment," in 81 patients so treated, mortality was reduced by two thirds. (wikipedia.org)
  • prevent
  • Your doctor may want to give you antibiotics to prevent a Group B strep infection . (familydoctor.org)
  • Bed rest has been an established treatment in the past prescribed for critically illness or convalescing patients, in order to preserve their body metabolic resource, to prevent serious complications and to support their rapid path to recovery. (frontiersin.org)
  • However, it has been reported that prolonged bed rest can have detrimental consequences that may delay or prevent the recovery from clinical illness. (frontiersin.org)
  • baby
  • And if cooking isn't your thing, Bed Rest Concierge can even teach you how to make your own baby food. (thebump.com)
  • dr says baby pressing on artery? (medhelp.org)
  • Passing out while pregnant - dr says baby pressing on artery? (medhelp.org)
  • Her doctor said she is carrying the baby so high that it is pushing up against some artery. (medhelp.org)
  • She was put on bed rest and both her and baby boy were fine! (medhelp.org)
  • This happened to me at 13+3 and I was place on bed rest for a week, now I'm fine and baby is doing great but I'm not allowed to lift anything weavy. (whattoexpect.com)
  • The doctors in the ER didn't say what was wrong, just that they didn't see anything unusual and that baby was fine. (whattoexpect.com)
  • time
  • While the occasional mother may welcome this doctor-mandated time off her feet, for most women all rest and no work or play is not a vacation. (askdrsears.com)
  • I agree with the bed rest and would think if she stays on her side most of the time it would relieve some of the pressure. (medhelp.org)
  • Some are on partial bedrest, meaning they can get up and fix a sandwich for lunch, take a shower, etc. and stay off their feet the rest of the time. (marchofdimes.org)
  • Bed rest is a broad term that doesn't just mean staying in bed all the time - and during that treatment study, doctors were free to decide if the participants also should restrict their activities, essentially offering a real-world test of the effects. (foxnews.com)
  • An iridodialysis may be an iatrogenic complication of any intraocular surgery and at one time they were created intentionally as part of intracapsular cataract extraction. (wikipedia.org)
  • often
  • Doctors told her she has De Quervain's syndrome -- also known as "washerwoman's sprain" -- and that it often strikes new mothers. (sun-sentinel.com)
  • So why is rest prescribed so often? (foxnews.com)
  • If the patient is an adult many surgeons and doctors now recommend moving little and often and within the pain limits of the medication. (wikipedia.org)
  • scar
  • As he beds down for a much deserved rest, he contemplates the scar left over from the Caesarean section performed when he gave birth to his daughter, father, mother, and entire history. (wikipedia.org)
  • women
  • But some women have complications. (familydoctor.org)
  • Women who have HIV and want to become pregnant should talk to their doctors before trying to conceive. (womenshealth.gov)
  • Some women are put on bed rest at home, some are in the hospital. (marchofdimes.org)
  • In a separate review of past studies that failed to support bed rest, a trio of obstetricians and ethicists at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, went a step farther: They said it's not ethical to keep prescribing bed rest unless the women are enrolled in a research study, like they are for other unproven treatments. (foxnews.com)
  • She wants to see a more strict study - the kind that randomly assigns women to rest or not - to prove if there's a difference. (foxnews.com)
  • And women face a tough decision when their doctors do bring it up. (foxnews.com)
  • This cure as well as its name were created by doctor Silas Weir Mitchell, and it was almost always prescribed to women, many of whom were suffering from depression, especially postpartum depression. (wikipedia.org)
  • known
  • In some Middle East regions, men engage in a practice known as taqaandan ('to click' in Kurdish), explains Dr. Javaad Zargooshi, urology professor at Kermanshah University of Medical Sciences in Iran . (courant.com)
  • Prolonged bed rest has long been known to have deleterious physiological effects, such as muscle atrophy and other forms of deconditioning such as arterial constriction. (wikipedia.org)
  • likely
  • Interestingly, the new study found those who rested were more likely to have private insurance, raising questions about the influence of social rather than medical factors. (foxnews.com)
  • If the usual resting pulse pressure is consistently greater than 100 mmHg, the most likely basis is stiffness of the major arteries, aortic regurgitation (a leak in the aortic valve), arteriovenous malformation (an extra path for blood to travel from a high pressure artery to a low pressure vein without the gradient of a capillary bed), hyperthyroidism or some combination. (wikipedia.org)
  • treatment
  • If you are receiving treatment for a health problem, your doctor might want to change the way your health problem is managed. (womenshealth.gov)
  • Bed rest refers to voluntarily lying in bed as a treatment and not being confined to bed because of a health impairment which physically prevents leaving bed. (wikipedia.org)
  • As a treatment for low back pain, bed rest should not be used for more than 48 hours. (wikipedia.org)
  • Complete bed rest refers to discouraging the person in treatment from sitting up for any reason, including daily activities like drinking water. (wikipedia.org)
  • As a treatment, bed rest is mentioned in the earliest medical writings. (wikipedia.org)
  • The rest cure, or bed rest cure, was a 19th-century treatment for many mental disorders, particularly hysteria. (wikipedia.org)
  • The primary treatment is rest. (wikipedia.org)
  • nurses
  • My daughter was born so fast that they hadn't even called the dr. and the nurses were pushing her back inside me with their hands for 1/2 hour. (hubpages.com)
  • Although
  • in fact, with just a few helpful supplies, your bed rest can both be fun and fulfilling!Although the first mobile phones were not put out until the 1980s, the Nokia Company was involved with military and 2 way radio starting in the 1960s. (getjealous.com)
  • It sounds pretty dangerous, but the doctors don't seem too concerned at this point, although she is now pretty much on bed rest until due date. (medhelp.org)
  • Although there is no clear consensus on the benefits of it, many doctors prescribe bed rest to address a complication. (marchofdimes.org)
  • support
  • For help, talk to your doctor for support. (familydoctor.org)
  • A mere three months after giving birth to her daughter Harlow in March of 2011, Stephanie started her business - a resource for resting moms in need of motivation and support. (thebump.com)
  • Usually
  • We usually see a fractured penis every month at our hospitals,' says Dr. Tom Lue, professor of urology at UC San Francisco. (courant.com)
  • Most were told to restrict all three types of activity - sexual, work and non-work - what's usually considered bed rest. (foxnews.com)
  • short
  • In 1892, feminist writer Charlotte Perkins Gilman published "The Yellow Wallpaper", a horror short story based on her experience when placed under the rest cure from Dr. Silas W. Mitchell himself. (wikipedia.org)
  • child
  • During the delivery of her child, doctors discovered she was intersex, with internalized male sex organs as well as female sex organs. (wikipedia.org)