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ALLMedicine™ Spina Bifida Center

Research & Reviews  2,771 results

Incidence and patterns of abnormal corpus callosum in fetuses with isolated spina bifid...
https://doi.org/10.1002/pd.5945
Prenatal Diagnosis; Kunpalin Y, Deprest J et. al.

Apr 9th, 2021 - To determine the incidence and characterise corpus callosum (CC) abnormalities in fetuses with spina bifida aperta (SBA) between 18 and 26 weeks of gestation. This was a retrospective study on fetuses with isolated SBA and who were assessed for fe...

Caregiver burden among those caring for patients with spina bifida.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.urology.2021.03.020
Urology Sadighian MJ, Allen IE et. al.

Apr 4th, 2021 - 1) To identify baseline characteristics of caregivers of school-aged children with spina bifida; 2) To identify independent predictors of caregiver burden in this population. A survey was distributed via Facebook advertising to caregivers of patie...

Enterocutaneous fistula secondary to retained intraperitoneal fragment of a ventriculop...
https://doi.org/10.1136/bcr-2020-240634
BMJ Case Reports; Webster A, Singh R et. al.

Apr 2nd, 2021 - We report the case of a 48-year-old man with spina bifida and history of previous ventriculoperitoneal (VP) shunt placement for hydrocephalus. On attempted removal of the shunt 2 years prior to presentation at a neurosurgical unit, the peritoneal ...

Measurement of the Area and Circumference of the Leg: Preliminary Results of a New Meth...
https://doi.org/10.1002/jum.15715
Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine : Official Journal of T... Milani HJF, de Sá Barreto EQ et. al.

Apr 1st, 2021 - To standardize a new technique to evaluate the fetal leg muscle trophism by measuring the area and circumference, and comparing this technique between normal and fetuses with open lumbosacral spina bifida (SB). Observational cross-sectional study ...

The child with a syndrome: considerations for management in the emergency department.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/33779129
Pediatric Emergency Medicine Practice; Sigal A, Zik S et. al.

Mar 29th, 2021 - Children with syndromes often access emergency services and they may present unique challenges for emergency clinicians. This issue reviews 3 pediatric syndromes-spina bifida, Down syndrome, and Marfan syndrome-each of which are associated with un...

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Guidelines  13 results

EAU/ESPU guidelines on the management of neurogenic bladder in children and adolescent ...
https://doi.org/10.1002/nau.24211
Neurourology and Urodynamics REFERENCES; Stein R, Bogaert G et. al.

Nov 14th, 2019 - In childhood, the most common reason for a neurogenic bladder is related to spinal dysraphism, mostly myelodysplasia. Herein, we present the EAU/ESPU guidelines in respect to the diagnostics, timetable for investigations and conservative managemen...

Congress of Neurological Surgeons Systematic Review and Evidence-Based Guidelines for P...
https://doi.org/10.1093/neuros/nyz261
Neurosurgery Mazzola CA, Assassi N et. al.

Aug 16th, 2019 - The incidence of spina bifida (SB) in the developing world is higher than in the United States because of malnutrition and folic acid deficiency during pregnancy. Advances in technology have made prenatal repair of myelomeningocele (MM) possible. ...

Congress of Neurological Surgeons Systematic Review and Evidence-Based Guideline on the...
https://doi.org/10.1093/neuros/nyz266
Neurosurgery Mazzola CA, Tyagi R et. al.

Aug 16th, 2019 - The incidence of spina bifida (SB) is higher in the developing world as compared to the United States because of folic acid deficiency during pregnancy. Advances in technology have made prenatal repair of myelomeningocele (MM) possible. The object...

WHO recommends dolutegravir as preferred HIV treatment option in all populations
https://www.who.int/news-room/detail/22-07-2019-who-recommends-dolutegravir-as-preferred-hiv-treatment-option-in-all-populations

Jul 21st, 2019 - Based on new evidence assessing benefits and risks, the WHO recommends the use of the HIV drug dolutegravir (DTG) as the preferred first-line and second-line treatment for all populations, including pregnant women and those of childbearing potenti...

Teratology Society position statement on surveillance and prevalence estimation of neural tu...
https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/full/10.1002/bdr2.1434
Kancherla, V.,et al

Dec 18th, 2018 - In this position statement, the Teratology Society acknowledges the value of accurate measurement of total prevalence of neural tube defects (NTDs) in the population to support prevention, and advocates for rigorous surveillance world‐wide. NTDs,.

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Drugs  109 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  2,995 results

Incidence and patterns of abnormal corpus callosum in fetuses with isolated spina bifid...
https://doi.org/10.1002/pd.5945
Prenatal Diagnosis; Kunpalin Y, Deprest J et. al.

Apr 9th, 2021 - To determine the incidence and characterise corpus callosum (CC) abnormalities in fetuses with spina bifida aperta (SBA) between 18 and 26 weeks of gestation. This was a retrospective study on fetuses with isolated SBA and who were assessed for fe...

Caregiver burden among those caring for patients with spina bifida.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.urology.2021.03.020
Urology Sadighian MJ, Allen IE et. al.

Apr 4th, 2021 - 1) To identify baseline characteristics of caregivers of school-aged children with spina bifida; 2) To identify independent predictors of caregiver burden in this population. A survey was distributed via Facebook advertising to caregivers of patie...

Ditropan xl - oxybutynin chloride tablet, extended release-Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?setid=36cc9115-bef3-48fa-93ff-bcda24cf26e2

Apr 4th, 2021 - DITROPAN XL® (oxybutynin chloride) is a muscarinic antagonist indicated for the treatment of overactive bladder with symptoms of urge urinary incontinence, urgency, and frequency. DITROPAN XL® is also indicated for the treatment of pediatric patie...

Enterocutaneous fistula secondary to retained intraperitoneal fragment of a ventriculop...
https://doi.org/10.1136/bcr-2020-240634
BMJ Case Reports; Webster A, Singh R et. al.

Apr 2nd, 2021 - We report the case of a 48-year-old man with spina bifida and history of previous ventriculoperitoneal (VP) shunt placement for hydrocephalus. On attempted removal of the shunt 2 years prior to presentation at a neurosurgical unit, the peritoneal ...

Measurement of the Area and Circumference of the Leg: Preliminary Results of a New Meth...
https://doi.org/10.1002/jum.15715
Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine : Official Journal of T... Milani HJF, de Sá Barreto EQ et. al.

Apr 1st, 2021 - To standardize a new technique to evaluate the fetal leg muscle trophism by measuring the area and circumference, and comparing this technique between normal and fetuses with open lumbosacral spina bifida (SB). Observational cross-sectional study ...

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News  99 results

New Guidance on Prenatal Repair for Spina Bifida
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/918996

Sep 25th, 2019 - Babies at risk of spina bifida can be operated on while still in the uterus using a new innovative operation, new guidelines said. The decision followed a review by the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) of two surgical proce...

New Guidance on Prenatal Repair for Spina Bifida
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/918996

Sep 25th, 2019 - Babies at risk of spina bifida can be operated on while still in the uterus using a new innovative operation, new guidelines said. The decision followed a review by the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) of two surgical proce...

WHO recommends dolutegravir as preferred HIV treatment option in all populations
https://www.who.int/news-room/detail/22-07-2019-who-recommends-dolutegravir-as-preferred-hiv-treatment-option-in-all-populations

Jul 21st, 2019 - Based on new evidence assessing benefits and risks, the WHO recommends the use of the HIV drug dolutegravir (DTG) as the preferred first-line and second-line treatment for all populations, including pregnant women and those of childbearing potenti...

Hyperextension of the bilateral knees in a 1-day-old neonate • no knee fractures or dislocation on x-ray • Dx?
https://www.mdedge.com/familymedicine/article/200306/pediatrics/page/0/1?channel=271
MDedge Family Medicine;

May 8th, 2019 - Extrinsic causes may include traumatic dislocation during the birthing process3 or intrauterine pressure leading to malposition of the joints. When intrauterine pressure is combined with reduced intrauterine space, this phenomenon is known as pack.

Consultation on Fortifying Flour With Folic Acid 
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/902737

Oct 22nd, 2018 - The Government plans to consult on the mandatory fortification of flour with folic acid in a move to reduce birth defects. The consultation will start early next year and will look at the evidence around folic acid fortification as well as its pra...

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Patient Education  31 results see all →