A Case of Plague Successfully Treated with Ciprofloxacin and Sympathetic Blockade for Treatment of Gangrene
- Noma: A neglected scourge of children in sub-Saharan Africa. Enwonwu, C.O. // Bulletin of the World Health Organization;1995, Vol. 73 Issue 4, p541
Focuses on the development of noma, a severe gangrene of the soft and hard tissues of the mouth, face and neighboring areas in Africa. Reappraisal of the etiology of noma; Risks factors; Symptoms.
- Using a DUE to improve the prescribing of oral ciprofloxacin in an outpatient population. // Formulary;Aug96, Vol. 31 Issue 8, p694
Discusses the use of drug usage evaluation (DUE) to improve the prescribing of oral ciprofloxacin in an outpatient population. Antibiotic rational step therapy for life-threatening infections; Due results; Fiscal year totals. INSET: Data to collect on audit form for DUE..
- Decline in Ciprofloxacin-Resistant Salmonella enterica Serovar Choleraesuis in Taiwan, 2001–2011. Liao, Chun-Hsing; Ko, Wen-Chien; Hsueh, Po-Ren // Clinical Infectious Diseases;May2013, Vol. 56 Issue 9, p1357
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article "Decline in Ciprofloxacin-Resistant Salmonella enterica Serovar Choleraesuis in Taiwan, 2001-2011."
- Symmetrical Peripheral Gangrene: A New Presentation of an Old Disease. Knight Jr., T. T.; Gordon, Stephen V.; Canady, Jerome; Rush, Daniel S.; Browder, William // American Surgeon;Feb2000, Vol. 66 Issue 2, p196
This report concerns two cases and a review of the literature on the subject of symmetrical peripheral gangrene. Symmetrical peripheral gangrene is defined as symmetrical distal ischemic damage in two or more sites in the absence of major vascular occlusive disease. It occurs in patients who are...
- Gangrene of the toes. Obeid, M.L. // British Medical Journal;6/10/1978, Vol. 1 Issue 6126, p1530
Relates the experience of the author on gangrene in Great Britain. Use of translumbar aortogram for general anesthesia; Reduction of amputation rate following arterial reconstruction; Problems associated with vascular reconstruction.
- A Medical Mystery — Gangrene and Cutaneous Nodules. Schanz, Stefan; Ulmer, Anja // New England Journal of Medicine;4/6/2006, Vol. 354 Issue 14, p1515
The article invites readers to diagnose the medical condition of a 62-year-old man with gangrene in the right hand.
- Development of cutaneous gangrene during continuous peripheral infusion of vasopressin. Anderson, J.R.; Johnston, G.W. // British Medical Journal (Clinical Research Edition);12/3/1983, Vol. 287 Issue 6406, p1657
Presents a case of a cutaneous gangrene development during continuous peripheral infusion of vasopressin. Reduction of portal hypertension through vasopressin infusion; Death of two patients from variceal hemorrhage and postoperative complications; Analysis of the local blanching of the skin.
- Venous gangrene secondary to an aorto-caval fistula. Naraynsingh, Vijay; Ramdass, Michael J. // Emergency Medicine Journal;Aug2007, Vol. 24 Issue 8, p597
The article discusses the case of a male patient with venous gangrene associated with an aorto-caval fistula.
- gangrenous. // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2009);2009, Issue 21, p926
A definition of the medical term "gangrenous," is presented.