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Research & Reviews  489 results

BioFACTS: biomarkers of rhabdomyolysis in the diagnosis of acute compartment syndrome -...
BMJ Open; Nilsson A, Ibounig T et. al.

May 3rd, 2022 - The ischaemic pain of acute compartment syndrome (ACS) can be difficult to discriminate from the pain linked to an associated fracture. Lacking objective measures, the decision to perform fasciotomy is based on clinical findings and performed at a...

Predictors of Foot Acute Compartment Syndrome: Big Data analysis.
The Journal of Foot and Ankle Surgery : Official Publicat... Laverdiere C, Montreuil J et. al.

Apr 28th, 2022 - Acute compartment syndrome (ACS) in the foot is a challenging diagnosis and can lead to significant disabilities to patients. The present study aims to investigate the incidence, risk factors, demographics and association in the analysis of acute ...

Analysis of Concomitant and Isolated Venous Injury in Military Lower Extremity Trauma.
Annals of Vascular Surgery; O'Shea AE, Lee C et. al.

Apr 24th, 2022 - The implications of major venous injury to the lower extremity are not well established. We aimed to determine the significance of concomitant and isolated femoropopliteal venous injury and assess the impact of surgical management strategies on li...

Comparison of pharmaco-mechanical thrombolysis and catheter-directed thrombolysis for t...
International Angiology : a Journal of the International ... Wang CC, Lu CR et. al.

Apr 20th, 2022 - Whether pharmaco-mechanical thrombolysis (PMT) results in superior outcomes to catheter-directed thrombolysis (CDT) in treating thrombotic or embolic arterial occlusion of the lower limbs is unclear. We enrolled 94 patients with Rutherford class I...

Poor Outcomes of Pediatric Acute Compartment Syndrome in the Setting of Extracorporeal ...
Journal of Pediatric Orthopedics; Peek K, Schmale G et. al.

Apr 15th, 2022 - Acute compartment syndrome (ACS) is a well-described condition that merits emergent surgical decompression. Peripheral arterial cannulation can increase the likelihood of ACS in patients requiring extracorporeal membranous oxygen (ECMO). Comorbidi...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  7 results

Fasciectomy vs Collagenase Injection in Recurrent Dupuytren Disease

Nov 4th, 2021 - No definitive cure for Dupuytren disease (DD) currently exists and recurrence of finger contractures after treatment is common. Surgical fasciectomy is considered the standard treatment method for patients with recurrence. However, the procedure i...

Biomarkers in the Diagnosis of Acute Compartment Syndrome

Dec 19th, 2020 - Patients with a tibial fracture are included. P-myoglobin and P-creatine phosphokinase are analysed at 6-hourly intervals pre- and if applicable, postoperatively after surgical fixation or fasciotomy. Also, blood samples will be collected in 6 hou...

Efficacy and Safety Comparison of the Endovascular and the Hybrid Methods for the Treatment of Prolonged Atherosclerotic Lesions of the Femoral-popliteal Segment Above the Knee, TASC II, Type D

Oct 19th, 2020 - A recent study, where the authors studied the effectiveness of stenting of prolonged lesions (>200 mm) of the femoral-popliteal segment with nitinol stents (TASC II, D), showed unsatisfactory primary patency rates (45%) within 2 years follow up (L...

Dermotaxis v/s Loop Suture Technique for Closure of Fasciotomy Wounds : a Study of 50 Cases

Nov 6th, 2016 - 25 cases each of fasciotomy will be closed either by dermotaxis or loop suture technique with the inclusion criteria being closed fractures, no concomitant skin loss, fracture related compartment syndrome and fasciotomy within 36 hrs. The fascioto...

CORRECT: COmmunity RegistRy Study Evaluating Dupuytren's Contracture Treatment

Jun 16th, 2015 - This is a prospective, multi-center, observational study. Patients will be recruited based on the usual care presentation at each investigative site, as regular practice would dictate. Consecutive patients deemed eligible for the study by their ph...

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News  12 results

Tips and Tricks: Using a ‘Roman sandal’ after compartment syndrome treatment
Richard Hershberger, MD

Oct 3rd, 2017 - Compartment syndrome is a common complication after revascularization for acute lower extremity ischemia. Treatment with four compartment fasciotomy can result in significant morbidity, with wounds that are challenging to manage for both the patie.

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.

Dupuytren’s disease: How to recognize its early signs
The Journal of Family Practice; Thomas Auld, MD, Joanne R. Werntz, MD

Mar 1st, 2017 - CASE › A 52-year-old right-hand-dominant white man arrived at our clinic complaining that he was unable to straighten his right ring finger. He had no associated pain or numbness, and had not injured his hand.

US National Practice Patterns in Ambulatory Operative Management of Lateral Epicondylitis
Buller LT, Best MJ et. al.

Dec 7th, 2015 - First described by Runge1 in 1873 and later termed lawn-tennis arm by Major2 in 1883, lateral epicondylitis is a common cause of elbow pain, affecting 1% to 3% of the general population each year. 3,4 Given that prevalence estimates are up to 15% a.

Orthopedic Resident Education and Patient Safety

Oct 29th, 2015 - Discussion Collagenase enzymatic fasciotomy appeared to be a safe and efficacious alternative to surgical treatment of Dupuytren contractures in this cohort of patients maintained on chronic immunosuppressive agents. MP contractures responded more.

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