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Research & Reviews  249 results

Upper Extremity Crotalid Envenomation: A Review of Incidence and Recent Trends in Manag...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jhsa.2022.04.016
The Journal of Hand Surgery; Razavi SA, Stewart CM et. al.

Jun 21st, 2022 - The goal of this study was to evaluate the recent trends in the management of upper extremity Crotalid envenomation in the state of Georgia, United States. A retrospective review of the Georgia Poison Center database looking at the reported snakeb...

Clinical Trial of a New Device for Real-Time Muscle Pressure Measurements in Patients at Risk for Acute Compartment Syndrome
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04012723

Jun 1st, 2022 - Compartment syndrome remains a very serious complication of lower extremity trauma and/or procedural cases that involved lower or upper extremity surgery. This condition results in muscle death, chronic pain, infection, and possible amputation. Ea...

Intraoperative acute compartment syndrome of the upper limb secondary to extravasation.
https://doi.org/10.1136/bcr-2021-248454
BMJ Case Reports; Ang A, Michaelides A et. al.

May 18th, 2022 - A woman in her 50s was undergoing a repeat liver resection surgery for recurrence of liver metastasis when the intravenous fluid flow was noted to be sluggish on multiple occasions. On the third examination of the right hand where the intravenous ...

Incidence and risk factors for acute compartment syndrome in pediatric tibia fractures.
https://doi.org/10.1097/BPB.0000000000000985
Journal of Pediatric Orthopedics. Part B; Obey MR, Shlykov MA et. al.

May 4th, 2022 - Acute compartment syndrome (ACS) is a rare complication following traumatic injuries in pediatric patients, and tibia fractures represent the most common cause of ACS. To determine the incidence and risk factors of developing ACS, State Inpatient ...

Long Term Outcomes of Pediatric Compartment Syndrome
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03540394

May 4th, 2022 - Acute compartment syndrome (ACS) is caused by elevated pressure within a closed osseofascial compartment, leading to microvascular compromise and cell death. Without urgent decompression of the compartment, significant functional impairment and lo...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  21 results

Clinical Trial of a New Device for Real-Time Muscle Pressure Measurements in Patients at Risk for Acute Compartment Syndrome
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04012723

Jun 1st, 2022 - Compartment syndrome remains a very serious complication of lower extremity trauma and/or procedural cases that involved lower or upper extremity surgery. This condition results in muscle death, chronic pain, infection, and possible amputation. Ea...

Long Term Outcomes of Pediatric Compartment Syndrome
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03540394

May 4th, 2022 - Acute compartment syndrome (ACS) is caused by elevated pressure within a closed osseofascial compartment, leading to microvascular compromise and cell death. Without urgent decompression of the compartment, significant functional impairment and lo...

Botox for the Treatment of Chronic Exertional Compartment Syndrome
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03922139

Apr 27th, 2022 - Chronic exertional compartment syndrome (CECS) is an overuse injury first described by Mavor in 1956 that typically affects young endurance athletes, classically distance runners. CECS occurs primarily in the lower leg, predominantly in the anteri...

Real-Time Muscle Pressure Measurements in Patients at Risk for Acute Compartment Syndrome
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04671173

Apr 12th, 2022 - Research Plan The purpose of this trial is to conduct a pilot study that will inform the design of a trial to evaluate the clinical benefit of MY01, a FDA cleared device that allows continuous monitoring of intracompartmental muscle pressure in pa...

Diagnostic Value of Compression Ultrasound to Detect Acute Compartment Syndrome After Lower Limb Revascularisation
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04806555

Mar 31st, 2022 - Acute compartment syndrome (ACS) after revascularization for acute limb ischemia is a potentially limb-threatening condition and requires urgent fasciotomy. It occurs when the tissue pressure within a closed muscle compartment exceeds the perfusio...

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News  7 results

A Doctor's Missed Diagnosis Results in Mega Award
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/975746

Jun 16th, 2022 - A federal jury recently awarded more than $100 million to a college student whose left leg was permanently damaged as the result of care he received after a sports injury, according to a story from WCCO CBS Minnesota, among other news outlets. The...

Acute Department Syndrome
https://www.mdedge.com/emergencymedicine/article/132730/health-policy/acute-department-syndrome
Neal Flomenbaum, MD, Editor In Chief

Mar 7th, 2017 - In this issue of Emergency Medicine, Greg Weingart, MD, and Shravan Kumar, MD, guide readers through the diagnosis, monitoring, and treatment of acute compartment syndrome, a relatively uncommon but devastating injury that may affect an extremity.

Acute Compartment Syndrome
https://www.mdedge.com/emergencymedicine/article/132733/pain/acute-compartment-syndrome
Greg Weingart, MD, Shravan Kumar, MD

Mar 7th, 2017 - Acute extremity pain is a common presentation seen daily in EDs. While most etiologies of extremity pain are benign, the complications of acute compartment syndrome are associated with significant morbidity.

Well-Leg Positioning on a Fracture Table: Using a Pillow Sling
https://www.mdedge.com/surgery/article/88860/practice-management/well-leg-positioning-fracture-table-using-pillow-sling/page/0/1?channel=264

Nov 19th, 2014 - With respect to compartment syndrome, there were no intraoperative or postoperative complications. Furthermore, no patients complained of pain in the well leg immediately after surgery or at subsequent follow-ups.

Acute Compartment Syndrome: To Save a Limb
https://www.mdedge.com/clinicianreviews/article/76867/acute-compartment-syndrome-save-limb
Benjamin Bradley, PA-S, Anne Chamani, PA-S et. al.

Aug 2nd, 2013 - Acute compartment syndrome (ACS) is a condition in which elevated pressures in the confined space of a closed fascial compartment lead to vascular compromise. Typically, ACS develops in the distal extremities after a traumatic event, such as a fra.

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