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Effect of Sinus Floor Augmentation with Platelet-Rich Fibrin Versus Allogeneic Bone Gra...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9367838
International Journal of Environmental Research and Publi... Karagah A, Tabrizi R et. al.

Aug 13th, 2022 - Rehabilitation of an edentulous posterior maxilla with dental implants is challenging, and sinus floor augmentation could be considered as an important surgical procedure for bone augmentation in this region before implant placement. Platelet-rich fibrin (PRF) is a new-generation platelet concentrate with simplified processing: its application in sinus floor augmentation has been widely investi...

The Effects of Anastomotic Leaks on the Net Revenue from Colon Surgery.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9368338
International Journal of Environmental Research and Publi... Enodien B, Maurer A et. al.

Aug 13th, 2022 - Complications in colon surgery can have severe health consequences, while at the same time, they are associated with increased costs. An anastomotic leak (AL) is associated with significantly increased costs compared to cases without. The aim of our analysis was to evaluate, which individual processes and patient-unrelated factors influencing the treatment process of colon surgery are responsib...

Adult and Elderly Risk Factors of Mortality in 23,614 Emergently Admitted Patients with...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9368534
International Journal of Environmental Research and Publi... Levy L, Smiley A et. al.

Aug 13th, 2022 - Colorectal cancer, among which are malignant neoplasms of the rectum and rectosigmoid junction, is the fourth most common cancer cause of death globally. The goal of this study was to evaluate independent predictors of in-hospital mortality in adult and elderly patients undergoing emergency admission for malignant neoplasm of the rectum and rectosigmoid junction. Demographic and clinical data w...

Treatment and Prognosis of Oral Cancer Patients with Confirmed Contralateral Neck Metas...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9368347
International Journal of Environmental Research and Publi... Sakamoto Y, Otsuru M et. al.

Aug 13th, 2022 - The prognosis of oral cancer that has metastasized to the contralateral cervical lymph nodes is poor, although the appropriate treatment method has not been established because of its rarity. A multicenter retrospective study on the treatment and prognosis of pN2c oral cancer patients was conducted. We investigated the treatment and prognosis of 62 pN2c patients out of 388 pN+ patients with ora...

General versus Brachial Plexus Block Anesthesia in Pain Management after Internal Fixat...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9368435
International Journal of Environmental Research and Publi... Nho JH, Jang BW et. al.

Aug 13th, 2022 - Distal radius fractures (DRFs) are very common injuries associated with aging, and the number of fractures is increasing with the increase in the elderly population. General anesthesia or brachial plexus block (BPB) is required for fracture fixation, and acute postoperative pain control is necessary after operation. Early pain control can improve patient satisfaction and functional outcomes. In...

Hip Fracture Surgery in Severe Aortic Stenosis: A Study of Factors Affecting Mortality.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9359708
Clinical Interventions in Aging; Rostagno C, Cartei A et. al.

Aug 13th, 2022 - In elderly patients with hip fracture, the prevalence of severe aortic stenosis (valve area <1 cm2) is close to 5%. Few studies have evaluated the prognostic role of aortic stenosis in hip fracture surgery and none has considered the effects of the postoperative setting (intensive care unit vs general ward) on clinical outcome. The aim of the present study was to evaluate the factors affecting ...

Clinical Effect of Bone Filling Mesh Container Vertebroplasty in Osteoporotic Compressi...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9363223
Disease Markers; Wang Z, Li G et. al.

Aug 13th, 2022 - To investigate the clinical application of bone filling mesh container vertebroplasty in osteoporotic vertebral compression fractures (OVCFs). Patients with OVCF from October 2018 to April 2020 were selected. Patients in the control and study groups underwent percutaneous kyphoplasty (PKP) and bone filling mesh container vertebroplasty, respectively. The Oswestry Disability Index (ODI), Japanes...

Neuropathic Pain Relief after Surgical Neurolysis in Patients with Traumatic Brachial P...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9363225
Pain Research & Management; Armas-Salazar A, Téllez-León N et. al.

Aug 13th, 2022 - To evaluate the usefulness of surgical neurolysis for neuropathic pain relief in patients with posttraumatic brachial plexus injury (BPI). A prospective, longitudinal, nonrandomized, self-controlled before and after study was performed to evaluate the pain changes according to their intensity using the Visual Analogue Scale (VAS), and the sensory recovery after surgery using the British Medical...

A Comparative Study on the Success Rates of Two Approaches for Seminal Vesiculoscopy.
https://doi.org/10.1177/15579883221115615
American Journal of Men's Health; Zheng T, Zhang TB et. al.

Aug 13th, 2022 - This study aimed to compare the success rates of two approaches for seminal vesiculoscopy: through the interior of the prostatic utricle and through the neck of the prostatic utricle. The patients were divided into two groups based on the seminal vesiculoscopy used. Group A was an interior of the prostatic utricle group (152 cases), and group B was a neck of the prostatic utricle group (146 cas...

Reconstructing the puzzle of the role of therapeutic endoscopy in the management of pos...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9254138
World Journal of Gastroenterology; Argyriou K, Parra-Blanco A

Aug 12th, 2022 - We have recently read with interest the mini-review article "Therapeutic endoscopy for the treatment of post-bariatric surgery complications". The abovementioned article is a brief overview of the different endoscopic modalities employed in the management of bariatric surgery complications and represents an important decision support tool for clinicians to improve their current practice. Althou...

Primary gastric dedifferentiated liposarcoma resected endoscopically: A case report.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9254141
World Journal of Gastroenterology; Cho JH, Byeon JH et. al.

Aug 12th, 2022 - Liposarcoma is one of the most common adult mesenchymal tumors but is uncommon in the gastrointestinal tract and extremely rare in the stomach. Furthermore, the histological subtypes of liposarcoma usually reported in the stomach are well-differentiated or myxoid, and few reports have been issued on small-sized gastric liposarcomas resected endoscopically and followed up. Herein, we report a ca...

The Diagnostic Value of GGT-Based Biochemical Indicators for Choledocholithiasis with N...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9348969
Contrast Media & Molecular Imaging; Lin H, Zhou X et. al.

Aug 12th, 2022 - To reveal the relationship between a group of preoperative biochemical indicators such as GGT, ALP, ALT, AST, TB, and DB and the occurrence of common bile duct stones in patients with negative results of magnetic resonance cholangiopancreatography, a retrospective diagnostic accuracy clinical test is conducted in this study. In order to reduce the missed diagnosis rate of choledocholithiasis an...

JAMA Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery.
https://doi.org/10.1001/jamaoto.2021.3035
JAMA Otolaryngology-- Head & Neck Surgery;

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Influence of transurethral enucleation with bipolar of the prostate on erectile functio...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9371260
PloS One; Kobayashi Y, Arai H et. al.

Aug 12th, 2022 - Transurethral enucleation with bipolar (TUEB) is a safe and effective surgery for benign prostatic obstruction (BPO). However, few data exist concerning the influence of TUEB on erectile function (EF) in patients with BPO. To evaluate the influence of TUEB on EF in patients with BPO at 3- and 12-month follow-up. We prospectively enrolled 51 patients who underwent TUEB from June 2016 to April 20...

Intra- and post-operative risk of retinal breaks during vitrectomy for macular hole and...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9371285
PloS One; Jairath NK, Paulus YM et. al.

Aug 12th, 2022 - To evaluate the development of intra- and post-operative retinal breaks after pars plana vitrectomy (PPV) for macular hole (MH) and/or vitreomacular traction (VMT). Medical records of patients who underwent PPV at Kellogg Eye Center between 1/1/2005-6/30/2018, were evaluated in three groups: group 1, MH/VMT (n = 136); group 2, epiretinal membrane (ERM) without VMT (n = 270); and group 3, diagno...

Equity of travel required to access first definitive surgery for liver or stomach cance...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9371338
PloS One; Gurney J, Whitehead J et. al.

Aug 12th, 2022 - In New Zealand, there are known disparities between the Indigenous Māori and the majority non-Indigenous European populations in access to cancer treatment, with resulting disparities in cancer survival. There is international evidence of ethnic disparities in the distance travelled to access cancer treatment; and as such, the aim of this paper was to examine the distance and time travelled to ...

Favorable Anti-VEGF Crunch Syndrome: Nonsurgical Relief of Vitreoretinal Traction in Ey...
https://doi.org/10.3928/23258160-20220628-01
Ophthalmic Surgery, Lasers & Imaging Retina; Lee IT, Corona ST et. al.

Aug 12th, 2022 - Herein are reported four eyes among three patients with favorable anti-vascular endothelial growth factor crunch syndrome by which contraction of fibrovascular tissue led to relief of vitreoretinal traction without surgical intervention. This phenomenon led to complete or partial retinal reattachment in two patients with diabetic tractional retinal detachments. These cases represent favorable a...

Visual Outcomes in Macula-Involving Retinal Detachments Based on Time to Surgical Repair.
https://doi.org/10.3928/23258160-20220723-02
Ophthalmic Surgery, Lasers & Imaging Retina; Yee C, Xu DN et. al.

Aug 12th, 2022 - To examine the relationship between duration of macular detachment and postoperative visual acuity in macula-involving rhegmatogenous retinal detachments. Retrospective review of patients who underwent surgical repair of macula-involving rhegmatogenous retinal detachments was conducted with Institutional Review Board approval. Primary outcome measure was postoperative best-corrected visual acui...

The Implications of an Unplanned Sarcoma Excision (the "Whoops" Operation).
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.suc.2022.04.002
The Surgical Clinics of North America; Grignol VP, Lopez-Aguiar AG

Aug 12th, 2022 - In this review, the risk factors of an unplanned excision of soft-tissue sarcoma and the implications of non-oncologic resection are discussed. Although soft-tissue sarcoma remains a rare disease, many studies have shown the deleterious effects of unplanned excision, including decreased recurrence-free survival and increased morbidity. Once discovered, sarcomas should be referred to expert cent...

Lipoma and Its Doppelganger: The Atypical Lipomatous Tumor/Well-Differentiated Liposarc...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.suc.2022.04.006
The Surgical Clinics of North America; Yee EJ, Stewart CL et. al.

Aug 12th, 2022 - Lipomatous tumors are among the most common soft tissue lesions encountered by the general surgeon. Shared history and clinical presentation make differentiation between benign lipomas and low-grade liposarcomas a diagnostic dilemma. This article reviews the epidemiology, clinical history, diagnostic workup, management, natural history, and surveillance of benign lipomas and atypical lipomatous...