PRACTICE: CLINICAL IMAGES. Rectal bezoars in children
- Effects of diphenhydramine and loratadine on sedation. Apgar, Barbara // American Family Physician;5/1/1998, Vol. 57 Issue 9, p2222
Presents information on a study conducted to assess the effects of the drugs diphenhydramine and loratadine on sedation with reference to a dietary alternatives study found in a JAMA journal for 1997 by RH Knopp and others. Findings of the study on antihistamines; How the study was further...
- ELECTIVE CARDIOVERSION UNDER CONSCIOUS SEDATION: 6-YEAR EXPERIENCE OF MORE THAN 2000 PROCEDURES. // Heart;Jul2008 Supp, Vol. 94, pA31
Presents an abstract to the article "Elective Cardioversion Under Conscious Sedation: 6-Year Experience of More Than 2000 Procedures," by J. Tuan, S. Kundu, and F. Osman.
- Phytobezoar secondary to gastric carcinoma: A Case Report. Harish, Kareem; Harikumar, R.; Thomas, Varghese // Internet Journal of Gastroenterology;2008, Vol. 7 Issue 1, p2
Phytobezoar occurring secondary to gastric carcinoma is very rare. We report a case of 50-year-old male who presented with repeated abdominal pain and vomiting. Barium study revealed a mobile gastric-filling defect classical of bezoar, which was removed endoscopically. This technique involved...
- Exports of sunflower kernels increase. // High Plains Journal;7/13/2015, Vol. 133 Issue 28, p5B
The article reports on the expected rise in the exports of sunflower kernel in Canada, Mexico and Korea in 2015.
- Rally begins for sunflower market. SANDBAKKEN, JOHN // Dakota Farmer;Oct2012, Vol. 131 Issue 10, p34
The article presents information on an increase in the prices of sunflower seeds in the U.S. INSET: Key Points.
- Colonic lithobezoar: a rare cause of partial intestinal obstruction. Boybeyi, Özlem; Albayrak, Meryem; Aslan, M. Kemal; Soyer, Tutku // Turkish Journal of Pediatrics;Jan/Feb2013, Vol. 55 Issue 1, p104
Bezoar is the accumulation of indigestible foreign substances in the digestive tract and a rare cause of intestinal obstruction in children. The accumulation of stones within the digestive system is called lithobezoar, and the colon is the rarest site for accumulation. A 13-year-old female...
- Conscious sedation requires physician to keep constant surveillance of vital signs. Guttman, Cheyrl // Cosmetic Surgery Times;Mar2002, Vol. 5 Issue 2, p21
Examines conscious sedation use in patients under cosmetic and dermatologic surgery in Dallas, Texas. Mechanism of conscious sedation; Effects of conscious sedation; Role of the anesthesiologist on the patients safety.
- Conscious sedation: a viable cosmetic choice. Gillette, Bill // Cosmetic Surgery Times;Jan/Feb2003, Vol. 6 Issue 1, p1
Reports on the effectiveness of conscious sedation during cosmetic surgery. Advantages and disadvantages of conscious sedation; Techniques for sedation with or without analgesia; Maintenance of the patient's protective reflexers and ability to respond to stimulation and verbal command.
- Two Remarkable Dyspneic Men: When Should Terminal Sedation be Administered? Lanuke, Kathryn; Fainsinger, Robin L.; DeMoissac, Donna; Archibald, James // Journal of Palliative Medicine;Apr2003, Vol. 6 Issue 2, p277
Presents case studies which demonstrated a contrast in patient attitudes toward sedation and exemplify the significance of patient autonomy. Clinical course of the patients; Reasons for using sedation; Ethical considerations raised by the case studies; Discussion on the role of terminal...