Surgical Tourniquets in Orthopaedics
- Pneumatic tourniquet safety: a literature review. Cross, Kylie // ACORN: The Journal of Perioperative Nursing in Australia;Winter2013, Vol. 26 Issue 2, p14
No abstract available.
- Reply to G. Dionigiâ€™s letter: energy based devices and recurrent laryngeal nerve injury: the need for safer instruments. Barczynski, Marcin // Langenbeck's Archives of Surgery;Jul2009, Vol. 394 Issue 3, p581
A response by Marcin Barczynski to a letter to the editor about his article on the safety of energy-based devices and recurrent laryngeal nerve injury in the 2008 issue is presented.
- Wear and Osteolysis of Highly Crosslinked Polyethylene at 10 to 14 Years: The Effect of Femoral Head Size. Lachiewicz, Paul; Soileau, Elizabeth; Martell, John; Lachiewicz, Paul F; Soileau, Elizabeth S; Martell, John M // Clinical Orthopaedics & Related Research;Feb2016, Vol. 474 Issue 2, p365
Background:Highly crosslinked polyethylene (XLPE) was introduced to decrease periprosthetic osteolysis related to polyethylene wear, a major reason for revision of total hip arthroplasty. However, there are few reports of wear and osteolysis at 10 years...
- Managing the cut end of a K wire. Vishwanath, G. // Indian Journal of Plastic Surgery;Jan-Jun2010, Vol. 43 Issue 1, p117
A letter to the editor is presented which offers tips on the management of the cut end of Kirschner wires used in plastic surgery.
- Absorbable gelatin sponge for postoperative dressing: A novel use to reduce pain and bleeding during dressing removal after neurosurgical procedures. Sasidharan, Gopalakrishnan M. // Neurology India;Sep2011, Vol. 59 Issue 5, p785
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article regarding the use of compressed dry gelatin to the sutured surgical wound site.
- Standard of Care. Stempler, Mark; Cowin, Richard M.; Kaniadakis, Steven J. // Podiatry Management;Feb2015, Vol. 34 Issue 2, p28
The article presents an questions and answers related to the Osada surgical drill as an acceptable standard of care.
- Scalpels and OSHA. Gurwin, Scott D. // Podiatry Management;Jun/Jul2009, Vol. 28 Issue 5, p28
A letter to the editor is presented concerning compliance regulations issued by the U.S. Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA) covering the use of scalpel blades.
- Commentary on “Rubber glove tourniquet–perhaps not so simple or safe?” by DeBoer and Haupt (Eur J Plast Surg 30:91—92, 2007). Kehrbein, Ralph-Michael // European Journal of Plastic Surgery;Feb2008, Vol. 30 Issue 5, p253
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article "Rubber glove tourniquet-perhaps not so simple or safe?," by DeBoer and Haupt in a previous issue.
- UNWASHED TOURNIQUETS ARE AN INFECTION CONTROL RISK. Hall, Carly // Nursing Standard;1/9/2008, Vol. 22 Issue 18, p32
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article about the risks of tourniquets infection in the previous issue.