- Importance of type of effusion if pneumonia is present. Dale, David C.; Federman, Daniel D. // Cortlandt Forum;06/25/97, Vol. 10 Issue 6, p23
Stresses the importance of determining whether the effusion in patients with pneumonia and pleural effusion is a typical parapneumonic effusion, a complicated parapneumonic effusion or empyema. Use of radiographic appearance and characteristics of the pleural liquid as basis of identifying the...
- Iomeprol. // Reactions Weekly;7/24/2010, Issue 1311, p30
The article describes the case of an older woman who experienced hyperdense subdural effusions after receiving iomeprol during percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI).
- Significance of pleural fluid cholesterol and beta-2 microglobulin levels for the differentiation... Kalayci, Ayhan Gazi; Gurses, Nuran // Clinical Pediatrics;Jul1996, Vol. 35 Issue 7, p353
Studies 60 children with pleural effusions to determine the usefulness of different criteria for the separation of transudates from exudates. Determination of pleural cholesterol, pleural/serum cholesterol ration and pleural/serum beta-2 microglobulin; Comparison with Light's criteria, namely...
- Unusual presentations of pyrophosphate arthropathy. Storey, G.O.; Huskisson, E.C. // British Medical Journal;7/2/1977, Vol. 2 Issue 6078, p21
Examines the symptoms of pyrophosphate arthropathy. Association of symptoms with joint effusions containing pyrophosphate crystals; Presentation of arthropathy as an episodic acute arthritis; Deposition of calcium pyrophosphate in joints.
- Pericardial effusion: a rare complication of thermal burn. Barr, J.; Sagi, A.; Glesinger, R.; Rosenberg, L. // Intensive Care Medicine;Feb2000, Vol. 26 Issue 2, p253
Presents a letter to the editor about pericardial effusion.
- Chronic Ulcers: A Method for Sampling and Analysis of Wound Fluid. Schmidtchen, Artur // Acta Dermato-Venereologica;6/23/99, Vol. 79 Issue 4, p291
There is growing evidence that chronic wounds show specific temporospatial patterns with respect to the expression of various molecules such as proteinases and their inhibitors. A careful analysis of molecules in the exudate of chronic wounds can be expected to provide useful information...
- Exudate management in the 21st century. White, Richard // British Journal of Nursing;9/11/2003 Supplement, p3
The article discusses various reports published within the issue, including one by Keith Cutting on the functions and composition of exudate, one by Paul Trueman and Stuart Boothman on exudate management and one by Kate Carter on the Tielle range of hydropolymer dressings.
- Response of a Nonmalignant Pleural Effusion to Bevacizumab. Pichelmayer, Oskar; Zielinski, Christoph; Raderer, Markus // New England Journal of Medicine;8/18/2005, Vol. 353 Issue 7, p740
A letter to the editor is presented in response to an article on the response of a nonmalignant pleural effusion to bevacizumab, published in a previous issue.
- Incidence of unsuspected fractures in traumatic effusions of the elbow joint. Morewood, D.J.W. // British Medical Journal (Clinical Research Edition);7/11/1987, Vol. 295 Issue 6590, p109
Examines the radiological signs of an effusions of the elbow joint. Administration of a repeat radiograph; Visibility of fracture in the radiographs due to bone resorption; Absence of fracture during first radiography.