Convenient device cleans babies' nasal passages safely
- Doctor-designed aspirator makes clearing babies' noses a breeze. // Contemporary Pediatrics;May2008, Vol. 25 Issue 5, p83
The article evaluates the Cleanoz battery-operated nasal aspirating kit from Ubimed.
- Does gastro-oesophageal reflux following PEG placement in stroke patients predict a poorer outcome? Elphick, David A.; Elphick, Heather L.; Smith, Lynne; Da Costa, David; Riley, Stuart A. // Age & Ageing;Sep2006, Vol. 35 Issue 5, p545
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article "Tracheal pH Monitoring and Aspiration in Acute Stroke" by J. Clayton et al in a 2006 issue.
- Utility of needle aspiration of tumours. // British Medical Journal;6/10/1978, Vol. 1 Issue 6126, p1507
Examines the use of needle aspiration for excision of tumors in Great Britain. Detection of malignancy; Importance of histopathological diagnosis; Impact of chemotherapy on ablative surgery.
- Suprapubic aspiration under ultrasound guidance in children with fever of undiagnosed cause. Buys, Heloise; Pead, Linda; Hallert, Richard; Maskell, Rosalinda // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);3/12/94, Vol. 308 Issue 6930, p690
Assesses the ease of use of suprapubic aspiration of urine under ultrasound guidance in babies with fever of uncertain cause. Assessment of the importance of bacterial counts and pyuria in relation to abnormalities of the urinary tract; Design and methodology; Discussion of results.
- Foreign body aspiration: clinical utility of flexible bronchoscopy. O. Dikensoy; C. Usalan; A. Filiz // Postgraduate Medical Journal;Jul2002, Vol. 78 Issue 921, p399
Foreign body aspiration is a worldwide health problem which often results in life threatening complications. More than two thirds of foreign body aspirations occur among children younger than 3 years. Organic materials such as nuts, seeds, and bones are most commonly aspirated. There is a wide...
- Aspire to prevention. Ballal, V. // British Dental Journal;8/11/2012, Vol. 213 Issue 3, p97
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the letter to the editor "Managing aspiration," in the 2012 issue.
- CASS. // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2009);2009, Issue 21, p379
An encyclopedia entry for the acronym CASS, which refers to continuous aspiration of subglottic secretions, is presented.
- nyxis. // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2009);2009, Issue 21, p1613
A definition of the term "nyxis," which refers to puncture or piercing that it is synonymous with paracentesis, is presented.
- aspiration. // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2009);2009, Issue 21, p198
A definition of the term "aspiration," which refers to withdrawal of fluid from a cavity by suctioning with an aspirator, is presented.