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Research & Reviews  4,287 results

Splenic preservation after isolated splenic blunt trauma: The angioembolization paradox.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.surg.2021.01.007
Surgery Schneider AB, Gallaher J et. al.

Feb 23rd, 2021 - The spleen is the most commonly injured organ in blunt abdominal trauma. The management for splenic trauma includes nonoperative management, splenectomy, and splenic artery angioembolization. The aim of this study is to investigate recent trends i...

Robotic vs. Laparoscopic Splenectomy in Management of Non-traumatic Splenic Pathologies...
https://doi.org/10.1177/0003134821995057
The American Surgeon; Bhattacharya P, Phelan L et. al.

Feb 17th, 2021 - We aimed to evaluate comparative outcomes of robotic and laparoscopic splenectomy in patients with non-traumatic splenic pathologies. A systematic search of electronic databases and bibliographic reference lists were conducted, and a combination o...

99mTc-Mebrofenin Hepatobiliary Scintigraphy Combined With SPECT/CT to Assess Liver Func...
https://doi.org/10.1097/RLU.0000000000003521
Clinical Nuclear Medicine; Serenari M, Calabrò D et. al.

Feb 12th, 2021 - Recent studies have shown that the inclusion of a noninvasive and low-cost functional test such as hepatobiliary scintigraphy is considered more reliable than volume alone to predict posthepatectomy liver failure especially in light of new liver r...

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Guidelines  3 results

ICSH guidelines for the laboratory diagnosis of nonimmune hereditary red cell membrane ...
https://doi.org/10.1111/ijlh.12335
International Journal of Laboratory Hematology; King MJ, Garçon L et. al.

Mar 19th, 2015 - Hereditary spherocytosis (HS), hereditary elliptocytosis (HE), and hereditary stomatocytosis (HSt) are inherited red cell disorders caused by defects in various membrane proteins. The heterogeneous clinical presentation, biochemical and genetic ab...

Guidelines for the diagnosis and management of hereditary spherocytosis--2011 update.
https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-2141.2011.08921.x
British Journal of Haematology; Bolton-Maggs PH, Langer JC et. al.

Nov 7th, 2011 - Guidelines on hereditary spherocytosis (HS) published in 2004 (Bolton-Maggs et al, 2004) are here replaced to reflect changes in current opinion on the surgical management, (particularly the indications for concomitant splenectomy with cholecystec...

Laparoscopic splenectomy: the clinical practice guidelines of the European Association ...
https://doi.org/10.1007/s00464-007-9735-5
Surgical Endoscopy; Habermalz B, Sauerland S et. al.

Feb 22nd, 2008 - Although laparoscopic splenectomy (LS) has become the standard approach for most splenectomy cases, some areas still remain controversial. To date, the indications that preclude laparoscopic splenectomy are not clearly defined. In view of this, th...

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Drugs  3 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  4,347 results

Splenic preservation after isolated splenic blunt trauma: The angioembolization paradox.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.surg.2021.01.007
Surgery Schneider AB, Gallaher J et. al.

Feb 23rd, 2021 - The spleen is the most commonly injured organ in blunt abdominal trauma. The management for splenic trauma includes nonoperative management, splenectomy, and splenic artery angioembolization. The aim of this study is to investigate recent trends i...

Robotic vs. Laparoscopic Splenectomy in Management of Non-traumatic Splenic Pathologies...
https://doi.org/10.1177/0003134821995057
The American Surgeon; Bhattacharya P, Phelan L et. al.

Feb 17th, 2021 - We aimed to evaluate comparative outcomes of robotic and laparoscopic splenectomy in patients with non-traumatic splenic pathologies. A systematic search of electronic databases and bibliographic reference lists were conducted, and a combination o...

99mTc-Mebrofenin Hepatobiliary Scintigraphy Combined With SPECT/CT to Assess Liver Func...
https://doi.org/10.1097/RLU.0000000000003521
Clinical Nuclear Medicine; Serenari M, Calabrò D et. al.

Feb 12th, 2021 - Recent studies have shown that the inclusion of a noninvasive and low-cost functional test such as hepatobiliary scintigraphy is considered more reliable than volume alone to predict posthepatectomy liver failure especially in light of new liver r...

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News  91 results

Fast Five Quiz: Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia (CLL) Treatment
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/922179_5

Jun 22nd, 2020 - Answer 4/5 What is the current focus of CLL treatment? Your peers chose: Splenectomy 0% Targeted therapies in various combinations 0% Chemoimmunotherapy 0% Transplantation 0% The current focus in CLL treatment is on targeted therapies in various c...

Falling Splenectomy Rates in ITP Raise Questions Over Role
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/929773

May 10th, 2020 - Patients with immune thrombocytopenia (ITP) are undergoing fewer and fewer splenectomies later and later in the disease course, which is resulting in lower gains from the procedure, say UK researchers, who question its ongoing role. The research w...

FDA gives nod to earlier use of Nplate in adults with ITP
https://www.mdedge.com/jcomjournal/article/210407/bleeding-disorders/fda-gives-nod-earlier-use-nplate-adults-itp?channel=39313
Mary Ellen Schneider

Oct 18th, 2019 - Romiplostim (Nplate) earned a new indication from the Food and Drug Administration, allowing for earlier usage in adult patients with immune thrombocytopenia (ITP) who have had an insufficient response to corticosteroids, immunoglobulins, or splen.

Platelet glycoprotein genotypes predict responses to ITP therapy
https://www.mdedge.com/hematology-oncology/article/203393/bleeding-disorders/platelet-glycoprotein-genotypes-predict?channel=39313
Will Pass

Jun 21st, 2019 - AMSTERDAM – For patients with immune thrombocytopenia (ITP), platelet glycoprotein genotypes may predict effectiveness of specific therapies, according to investigators. Will Pass/MDedge News Dr.

30-Hour Shifts for Residents Just as Safe?
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/910181

Mar 12th, 2019 - Welcome to Impact Factor, your weekly dose of commentary on a breaking medical study. I'm Perry Wilson. In December 2005, Eliza Long White was an intern in general surgery. She had been awake for about 30 hours in the hospital before she finally l...

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