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Research & Reviews  73 results

Sequence of mixed ophthalmic operating lists: A national survey of UK consultants.
Journal of Perioperative Practice; Kishikova L, Bardan AS et. al.

Jul 1st, 2021 - Ophthalmic surgical operating lists include intraocular and extraocular procedures, as well as clean non-infectious and dirty infectious cases. Patient age, diabetic status, local or general anaesthesia must be considered during ophthalmic theatre...

Latex allergy guidelines for people with spina bifida.
Journal of Pediatric Rehabilitation Medicine; Meneses V, Parenti S et. al.

Dec 8th, 2020 - An estimated 85% of individuals with spina bifida (SB) survive into adulthood, warranting SB-specific transition to adult healthcare guidelines to address the diverse and complex medical, adaptive, and social needs particular to this condition. La...

Occupational Skin Disease in Physicians: A Review of the Literature.
Annals of Work Exposures and Health; Henning MAS, Jemec GB et. al.

Oct 3rd, 2020 - Occupational skin disease (OSD) arises from work-related activity. However, there is a paucity of literature on OSD in physicians. The aim of the this review was therefore to examine and summarize what types of symptomatic OSD physicians experienc...

Tailored Sublingual Immunotherapy in a Monosensitized Child with Natural Rubber Latex A...
Pharmacology Giovannini M, Mori F et. al.

Sep 7th, 2020 - Adverse reactions to natural rubber latex (NRL) represent a group of clinical manifestations that include non-allergic reactions and immediate-type or delayed-type allergic reactions. NRL sublingual immunotherapy (SLIT) has been demonstrated to be...

A Randomized Controlled Trial Comparing Traditional Plaster Cast Rehabilitation With Fu...
The American Journal of Sports Medicine; Maempel JF, Clement ND et. al.

Aug 20th, 2020 - There has been a shift toward functional nonoperative rehabilitation in the treatment of Achilles tendon rupture (ATR) despite a shortage of studies directly comparing nonoperative functional rehabilitation with traditional nonoperative immobiliza...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  4 results

Pelvic Floor Muscle Training on the Quality of Life in Women With Urinary Incontinence

May 1st, 2018 - Search location: Urogynecology Ambulatory Care of Porto Alegre Clinical Hospital (HCPA) Patients or participants: Women will be included in aged 35-70 years who have had sexual intercourse in the last 12 months and who are able to understand the i...

Foley Bulb With Oral Misoprostol for Induction of Labor

Jan 22nd, 2018 - The purpose of this study is to determine whether the use of a transcervical foley catheter, in combination with the standard oral misoprostol regimen will result in a decreased primary cesarean delivery rate among women with a cervical dilation o...

Safety of a Powder-free Latex Allergy Protocol in the Operating Theatre: A Prospective, Observational Cohort Study

Dec 6th, 2016 - Introduction Allergic reactions to natural rubber latex( NRL, or Latex) are an important issue in daily anesthesia practice. Latex allergy may result in lesions consistent with irritation dermatitis and type 4 allergic contact dermatitis. But it m...

Yulex Glove Prospective Study in Spina Bifida

Dec 22nd, 2011 - This study is to evaluate the safety of Yulex gloves when used by individuals who have documented allergy to natural rubber latex from Hevea brasiliensis. Yulex is a latex from a different plant (Guayule) and in previous studies shows no cross-rea...

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News  9 results

Beware of natural fruit and nut ingredients in latex-allergic patients

Aug 16th, 2019 - Conclusion It is unknown whether latex allergy precedes or follows food allergy. 11 The latex/food syndrome itself merits attention as a significant source of hypersensitivity to natural cosmeceutical ingredients.

Food Allergies: Common and Severe Among U.S. Adults

Jan 10th, 2019 - Action Points Among more than 40,000 U.S. adults, nearly 11% were estimated to have a "convincing" food allergy, and among food-allergic adults, more than half had a severe food allergy reaction. Note that the findings suggest that food allergies ...

Latex Hypersensitivity to Injection Devices for Biologic Therapies in Psoriasis Patients
Cassandra Johnson, MD, Michael Zumwalt, MD et. al.

Aug 2nd, 2018 - An allergic reaction is an exaggerated immune response that is known as a type I or immediate hypersensitivity reaction when provoked by reexposure to an allergen or antigen. Upon initial exposure to the antigen, dendritic cells bind it for presen.

Avella Specialty Pharmacy Issues Voluntary Nationwide Recall of all Sterile Products Produced at Advanced Pharma Houston Location from September 1, 2016 through February 16, 2017 Due to Potential I...

Summary Company Announcement Date: February 22, 2017 FDA Publish Date: February 06, 2018 Product Type: Drugs Generic Drugs Reason for Announcement: Recall Reason Description Potential Inaccuracy of Latex Free Label Reference Company Name: Avella S...

Condom basics
Pediatric News; Francine Pearce, MD

Jun 23rd, 2016 - In discussion of pregnancy prevention, a great deal of time is spent on female birth control, and the use of condoms is like a tag line “Oh! And, of course, use a condom. ” But are we really educating our teens on condoms, their proper use, and the.

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Patient Education  5 results see all →