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*  Pressure ulcer risk assessment
2014) titled Developing a pressure ulcer risk factor minimum data set and risk assessment framework and published in JAN re- ... Pressure ulcer risk assessment * Why nurses need to know about pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics - informing practice ... The risk factors included in this consensus study are not new and the attempts to derive pressure ulcer risk assessment ... Labels: Journal of Advanced Nursing, minimum data set, nurses, Nursing, pressure ulcers ...
  http://journalofadvancednursing.blogspot.ie/2014/05/pressure-ulcer-risk-assessment.html
*  Ibuprofen Duodenal Ulcer Haemorrhage Side Effects
View Duodenal Ulcer Haemorrhage Ibuprofen side effect risks. Male, 83 years of age, was diagnosed with pain, blood pressure ... Is Duodenal Ulcer Haemorrhage a common side effect of Ibuprofen? ... Duodenal Ulcer Haemorrhage, Gastric Ulcer This Duodenal Ulcer ... Gastric Ulcer Haemorrhage, Renal Failure Acute, Syncope, Duodenal Ulcer Haemorrhage This Duodenal Ulcer Haemorrhage side effect ... Anaemia, Duodenitis, Fatigue, Duodenal Ulcer, Duodenal Ulcer Haemorrhage This Duodenal Ulcer Haemorrhage side effect was ...
  http://patientsville.com/ibuprofen/duodenal-ulcer-haemorrhage.htm
*  The influence of beliefs about health and illness on foot care in ugandan persons with diabetic foot ulcers
Foot ulcers were often detected as painful, believed to heal or improve, and led to stress and social isolationbecause of smell ... The influence of beliefs about health and illness on foot care in ugandan persons with diabetic foot ulcers. Hjelm, Katarina ... The aim of the study was to explore beliefs about health and illness among Ugandans with diabetic foot ulcers that might affect ... No previous studies of beliefs about health and illness in persons with diabetic foot ulcers living in Africa have been ...
  http://www.diva-portal.org/smash/record.jsf?pid=diva2:658384
*  Determining the Avoidability of Pressure Ulcers - Jeffrey M. Levine MD | Geriatric Specialist | Wound Care | Pressure Ulcers
Pocket Guide to Pressure Ulcers.. Revised F-Tag 314: Pressure Ulcers.. How CMS Views Pressure Ulcers in Hospitals.. New ... Determining the Avoidability of Pressure Ulcers. One of the biggest challenges in caring for patients with pressure ulcers from ... The National Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel has recently come out with a statement that "Not all pressure ulcers are avoidable ... To help define when pressure ulcers are unavoidable, I performed a research study on unavoidable pressure ulcers looking ...
  http://www.jeffreymlevinemd.com/determining-the-avoidability-of-pressure-ulcers/
*  Diabetic Foot Ulcers Epidemiology and Industry Analysis 2017 with Market Outlook 2023 | Healthcare
Table 5: Diabetic foot ulcers (DFUs) Global Epidemiology, (2013-2023). Table 6: Prevalent Cases of Diabetic foot ulcers (DFUs ... Figure 3: Diabetic foot ulcers (DFUs) Global Epidemiology, (2013-2023). Figure 4: Prevalent Cases of Diabetic foot ulcers (DFUs ... Identifying prevalent patient populations as well as risk factors in the global Diabetic foot ulcers (DFUs) market will help to ... The Report "Diabetic foot ulcers (DFUs) - Epidemiology Forecast To 2023″ provides an overview of the epidemiology trends of ...
  http://beforeitsnews.com/healthcare/2017/03/diabetic-foot-ulcers-epidemiology-and-industry-analysis-2017-with-market-outlook-2023-2508282.html
*  The ASCEND Study: A Study to Investigate the Safety and Clinical Effect of Nexagon to Treat Slow Healing Diabetic Foot Ulcers -...
Ulcer. Pathologic Processes. Diabetic Angiopathies. Vascular Diseases. Cardiovascular Diseases. Leg Ulcer. Skin Ulcer. Skin ... Diagnosis of neuropathic foot ulcer. *Cutaneous, full thickness (University of Texas grade A1), below ankle surface ulcer ... The ASCEND Study: A Study to Investigate the Safety and Clinical Effect of Nexagon to Treat Slow Healing Diabetic Foot Ulcers. ... Diabetic foot ulcers are sores on the feet that occur in 15% of diabetic patients some time during their lifetime. Once an ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00820703?term=foot&rank=15
*  Stomach Ulcers - Thunderbird Endoscopy Center
Causes of Stomach Ulcers There is no single cause for ulcers. Ultimately, ulcers are the result of an imbalance between ... Preventing Stomach Ulcers There is currently no vaccine to prevent stomach ulcers. Since some people develop stomach ulcers ... Stomach Ulcers. Overview. An ulcer is a disruption of the surface of the skin or a mucus membrane, which results in an open ... Ulcers can develop on many areas of the body but the most common ulcers are found in the gastrointestinal tract. About one in ...
  https://tbirdendo.com/condition/stomach-ulcers
*  Peptic Ulcer Hemorrhage | Quick Answers Surgery | AccessSurgery | McGraw-Hill Medical
Gastric ulcer rebleed 3 times more commonly than duodenal ulcers. • Most instances of rebleeding occur within 2 days from the ... Chronic gastric and duodenal ulcers have about the same tendency to bleed, more severe bleeding with gastric ulcers ... Peptic Ulcer Hemorrhage. In: Doherty GM. Doherty G.M. Ed. Gerard M. Doherty.eds. Quick Answers Surgery New York, NY: McGraw- ... "Peptic Ulcer Hemorrhage." Quick Answers Surgery Doherty GM. Doherty G.M. Ed. Gerard M. Doherty. New York, NY: McGraw-Hill, 2010 ...
  http://accesssurgery.mhmedical.com/content.aspx?bookid=853§ionid=49662225
*  Effect of ranitidine bismuth citrate on postprandial plasma gastrin and pepsinogens. | Gut
Twenty four men with duodenal ulcers were studied before and on the 8th day of dosing with either ranitidine bismuth citrate ...
  http://gut.bmj.com/content/34/3/338
*  Digital Commons @Brockport - Master's Level Graduate Research Conference: Does Implementing a Pressure Ulcer Pressure Bundle...
Pressure Ulcers are costly and impact the health of adult ICU patients. Despite advances, a large percentage of ICU patients ... This study compared pressure ulcer(PU)incidence rates before and after the implementation of a PU prevention bundle. The study ... Implementation of a pressure ulcer prevention bundle reduced PU incidence rates for the study population. The study also ... Information about the relationship of bundled evidence-based pressure ulcer prevention interventions and the incidence of ...
  https://digitalcommons.brockport.edu/gradconf/2013/program/259/
*  Pressure Ulcer Prevention in Intensive Care Unit (ICU) - Full Text View - ClinicalTrials.gov
Pressure ulcer incidence [ Time Frame: Weekly ]. Number of pressure ulcers developed in the ICU per week ... Pressure Ulcer Prevention in Intensive Care Unit (ICU). This study has been completed. ... Less than 18 years old Suspected or actual spinal injury Pre-existing sacral or heel pressure ulcer Trauma to sacral and/or ... Hypothesis:Patients treated with Mepilex Border dressings will have a lower incidence rate of sacral and heel pressure ulcer ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01356459?recr=Open&cond=%22Heel%22&rank=5
*  Diabetic Foot Ulcers - Treatment and Prevention
... , Diabetic Foot Ulcers (APMA Article), Foot Care Articles ... Read how diabetic foot ulcers occur and preventative measures diabetics can take to avoid infections and possible amputations. ... Diabetic foot ulcers can be prevented and treated. ... What is a Diabetic Foot Ulcer? A diabetic foot ulcer is an open ... How Should a Diabetic Foot Ulcer be Treated? The primary goal in the treatment of foot ulcers is to obtain healing as soon as ...
  https://www.healthyfeetstore.com/woundcare.html
*  Laparoscopic repair of perforated peptic ulcer without drain | International Journal of Current Research
Perforated duodenal ulcer is a common surgical emergency and the most common cause of peritonitis. Despite antiulcer medication ... Laparoscopic repair of perforated peptic ulcer without drain. *strict warning: Non-static method view::load() should not be ... No need to put drain after lap repair of perforated duodenal ulcer provided good wash, suction and movement of patient up and ... Laparoscopic omental patch repair of perforated peptic ulcer carries less morbidity and mortality and early return of patients ...
  http://journalcra.com/article/laparoscopic-repair-perforated-peptic-ulcer-without-drain
*  Comparison of endoscopic injection therapy versus the heater probe in major peptic ulcer haemorrhage. - Semantic Scholar
Endoscopic injection and the heater probe represent equally effective therapy for peptic ulcer bleeding. ... One hundred and twenty patients presenting with major peptic ulcer haemorrhage were randomised in a clinical trial comparing ... Injection or heat probe for bleeding ulcer.. *S C Chung. , J W Leung. , J Y Sung. , K K Lo. , A K Li ... Controlled trial of endoscopic sclerosis in bleeding peptic ulcers.. *J Panés. , J Viver. , M Forné. , E Garcia-Olivares. , C ...
  https://www.semanticscholar.org/paper/Comparison-of-endoscopic-injection-therapy-versus-Choudari-Rajgopal/257a96abeac25a30754e3b6bacd6f300343f9faf
*  Non-invasive monitoring of deep tissue injury
Deep tissue injury (DTI) is a severe type of pressure ulcer originating subcutaneously. As a result they are often undetected ... until the wound has evolved to the skin surface, exposing a category III or IV pressure ulcer. Healing of these wounds is a ... Pressure ulcers are localised injuries to the skin and/or underlying tissue due to mechanical loading. ... Pressure ulcers are localised injuries to the skin and/or underlying tissue due to mechanical loading. Deep tissue injury (DTI ...
  https://www.tue.nl/en/university/departments/biomedical-engineering/research/research-groups/soft-tissue-engineering-and-mechanobiology/research/research-projects/non-invasive-monitoring-of-deep-tissue-injury/
*  Attitudes towards pressure ulcer prevention : a psychometric evaluation of the Swedish version of the APuP instrument
Attitudes towards pressure ulcer prevention: a psychometric evaluation of the Swedish version of the APuP instrument. Florin, ... The primary aim was to conduct a psychometric evaluation of the Attitude towards Pressure ulcer Prevention (APuP) instrument in ... Further research is recommended to develop a valid and reliable tool to assess nurses' attitudes towards pressure ulcer ... A further aim was to describe and compare attitudes towards pressure ulcer prevention between registered nurses (RNs), ...
  http://uu.diva-portal.org/smash/record.jsf?pid=diva2:765919
*  Ulcer - Wikipedia
Aphthous ulcer, a specific type of oral ulcer also known as a canker sore Peptic ulcer, a discontinuity of the gastrointestinal ... Pressure ulcers, also known as bedsores Genital ulcer, an ulcer located on the genital area Ulcerative dermatitis, a skin ... mucosa (stomach ulcer) Venous ulcer, a wound thought to occur due to improper functioning of valves in the veins Stress ulcer, ... Common forms of ulcers recognized in medicine include: Ulcer (dermatology), a discontinuity of the skin or a break in the skin ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ulcer
*  Mouth ulcer - Wikipedia
A mouth ulcer is an ulcer that occurs on the mucous membrane of the oral cavity.[1] Mouth ulcers are very common, occurring in ... Herpetiform ulcers begin as small blisters (vesicles) which break down into 2-3mm sized ulcers. Herpetiform ulcers appear in " ... They may form individually or multiple ulcers may appear at the same time (a "crop" of ulcers). Once formed, the ulcer may be ... An ulcer (/ˈʌlsər/; from Latin ulcus, "ulcer, sore")[2] is a break in the skin or mucous membrane with loss of surface tissue ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mouth_ulcer
*  Venous ulcer - Wikipedia
Distinction from arterial ulcer[edit]. A venous ulcer tends to occur on the medial side of the leg, typically around the medial ... A venous ulcer is typically shallow with irregular sloping edges whereas an arterial ulcer can be deep and has a 'punched out' ... Venous ulcers are typically 'wet' with a moderate to heavy exudate, whereas arterial ulcers are typically 'dry' and scabbed. ... Mustoe T (March 17-18, 2005). Dermal ulcer healing: Advances in understanding. Tissue repair and ulcer/wound healing: molecular ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Venous_ulcer
*  Corneal Ulcer
A corneal ulcer is an open sore on the cornea that can be caused by a virus or bacterial infection. It can lead to blindess, so ... Corneal Ulcer Causes. *Most corneal ulcers are caused by infections.. * * Bacterial infections cause corneal ulcers and are ... Corneal Ulcer Overview. A corneal ulcer is an open sore on the cornea, the thin clear structure overlying the iris (the colored ... A corneal ulcer is a true emergency. Without treatment, the ulcer can spread to the rest of your eyeball, and you can become ...
  https://www.webmd.com/eye-health/corneal-ulcer
*  ulcer | Infoplease
ulcer. ulcer, open sore or circumscribed erosion, usually slow to heal, on the skin or mucous membranes. It may develop as a ... Some ulcers may develop into cancer. The underlying cause must be treated as well as the ulcerous lesion. Peptic ulcer occurs ... Peptic ulcer is found more frequently in men. Heavy aspirin or ibuprofen use and smoking increase the risk of ulcer development ... Most commonly, it occurs in the stomach (gastric ulcer) or at the beginning of the small intestine (duodenal ulcer, the most ...
  https://www.infoplease.com/encyclopedia/medicine/diseases-and-conditions/pathology/ulcer
*  Tropical ulcer - Wikipedia
Unlike Buruli ulcer, tropical ulcers are very painful. Lesions begin with inflammatory papules that progress into vesicles and ... and at the edge of ulcer.[citation needed] Tetanus: by entry of tetanus bacilli through the ulcer.[citation needed] There is ... Ulcers occur on exposed parts of the body, primarily on anterolateral aspect of the lower limbs and may erode muscles and ... Once developed, the ulcer may become chronic and stable, but also it can run a destructive course with deep tissue invasion, ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tropical_ulcer
*  Stress ulcer - Wikipedia
Ordinary peptic ulcers are found commonly in the gastric antrum and the duodenum whereas stress ulcers are found commonly in ... Occasionally, there may be a large acute ulcer in the duodenum (Curling's ulcer). Generally, there are multiple lesions located ... People with stress ulcers have a longer ICU length of stay (up to 8 days) and a higher mortality (up to 4 fold) than patients ... A stress ulcer is a single or multiple mucosal defect which can become complicated by upper gastrointestinal bleeding during ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stress_ulcer
*  Diabetic foot ulcer - Wikipedia
The following codes indicate ulcer of the lower limb or foot: 707.1 Ulcer of lower limbs, except pressure ulcer 707.14 Ulcer of ... Most ulcer infections involve multiple microorganisms. There are many types of dressings used to treat diabetic foot ulcers ... Diabetic foot ulcer is a complication of diabetes. Diabetic foot ulcers are classified as either neuropathic, neuroischaemic or ... 56 percent of individuals with foot ulcers who do not have an amputations survive for 5 years. Foot ulcers and amputations ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Diabetic_foot_ulcer
*  Peptic Ulcer History
Peptic ulcers are sores within the inner lining of the stomach, duodenum section of the small intestine, and sometimes the ... leading to the formation of ulcers. Because of this, treatment for peptic ulcers at that time was limited to adopting a bland ... Although peptic ulcers are now known to be caused by either infection with Helicobacter pylori bacteria or by long-term use of ... Peptic ulcers are sores within the inner lining of the stomach, duodenum section of the small intestine, and sometimes the ...
  https://www.news-medical.net/health/Peptic-Ulcer-History.aspx