Operative Complications of Combat-Related Transtibial Amputations: A Comparison of the Modified Burgess and Modified Ertl Tibiofibular SynostÃ´sis Techniques
- Neuroma Coding. Murphey, Matt; Pedowitz, Walter // Podiatry Management;Sep2011, Vol. 30 Issue 7, p30
A letter to the editor is presented which is concerned with the billing code which podiatrists should use for the excision of a neuroma.
- Are laboratory-based antibiograms reliable to guide the selection of empirical antimicrobial treatment in patients with hospital-acquired infections? Carlos Bantar; Gabriela Alcazar; Diego Franco; Francisco Salamone; Eduardo Vesco; Teodoro Stieben; Florencia Obaid; Alejandro Fiorillo; Mariano Izaguirre; María Eugenia Oliva // Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy (JAC);Jan2007, Vol. 59 Issue 1, p140
Objectives: Antibiograms are often taken into account to define a rational selection of an empirical antimicrobial therapy for treating patients with hospital-acquired infections. In this study, we performed a paired comparison between the antibiogram constructed with laboratory-based data and...
- Neuroma Pain. Lisch, Randy; Smith, Doug; Sullivan, Tip; Katz, Marc; Scartozzi, Gino // Podiatry Management;Sep2011, Vol. 30 Issue 7, p24
A letter to the editor is presented which is concerned with a podiatry patient who had continuous pain following the removal of a neuroma from his foot.
- Stump Neuroma. Lagman, Robert; Pedowitz, Walter // Podiatry Management;Mar2011, Vol. 30 Issue 3, p14
The article provides an answer to the question on the correct medical code for a resection of a stump neuroma.
- OPERATIVE TREATMENT OF INTERDIGITAL NEUROMA. Coughlin, MIchael J.; Pinsonneault, Troy // Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, American Volume;Sep2001, Vol. 83-A Issue 9, p1321
Background: The literature regarding the outcome of surgical treatment of interdigital neuroma is incomplete. The purpose of this study was to assess the demographics associated with the presentation of an interdigital neuroma as well as the long-term clinical results of operative resection by a...
- Acoustic neuroma surgery and tinnitus. Fahy, Colm; Nikolopoulos, Thomas P.; O'Donoghue, Gerard M. // European Archives of Oto-Rhino-Laryngology;Jul2002, Vol. 259 Issue 6, p299
The objectives of this study were to assess the effect that acoustic neuroma surgery has on tinnitus and to investigate possible predictors (tumour size and patients' ages at operation) as well as to ascertain if the overall quality of life in patients with acoustic neuromas is affected by their...
- Post-op Maggots. Burrell, Neil A.; Ortiz, Jr., Narmo L.; Adamov, Donald J. // Podiatry Management;Oct2010, Vol. 29 Issue 8, p24
A letter to the editor is presented which is concerned with a patient who had maggots develop at a surgical site.
- PM JURY VERDICT REPORTER. // Podiatry Management;Sep2005, Vol. 24 Issue 7, p39
Presents a court case on alleged negligent nueroma surgery in the District of Columbia. Incidents that led to the case; Decision of the jury in the case; Injuries brought about by the alleged negligence.
- Long-term effects of vestibular compensation on balance control and sensory organisation after unilateral deafferentation due to vestibular schwannoma surgery. Cécile Parietti-Winkler // Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery & Psychiatry;Aug2010, Vol. 81 Issue 8, p934
The time-course of central adaptive mechanisms after vestibular schwannoma surgical removal allows, 3Â months after surgery (middle term), a satisfactory recovery of balance control. However, the long-term evolution of postural control beyond the end of usual medical follow-up remains unknown....