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1. Gender-linked impact of epicardial adipose tissue volume in patients who underwent coronary artery bypass graft surgery or non-coronary valve surgery. Full Text available with Trip Pro

Gender-linked impact of epicardial adipose tissue volume in patients who underwent coronary artery bypass graft surgery or non-coronary valve surgery. Traditional and non-traditional risk factors for atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease (ASCVD) are different between men and women. Gender-linked impact of epicardial adipose tissue volume (EATV) in patients undergoing coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG) remains unknown.Gender-linked impact of EATV, abdominal fat distribution and other (...) traditional ASCVD risk factors were compared in 172 patients (men: 115; women: 57) who underwent CABG or non-coronary valvular surgery (non-CABG).In men, EATV, EATV index (EATV/body surface area) and the markers of adiposity such as body mass index, waist circumference and visceral fat area were higher in the CABG group than in the non-CABG group. Traditional ASCVD risk factors were also prevalent in the CABG group. In women, EATV and EATV index were higher in the CABG group, but other adiposity markers

2017 PLoS ONE

2. Bile acid changes after metabolic surgery are linked to improvement in insulin sensitivity. Full Text available with Trip Pro

Bile acid changes after metabolic surgery are linked to improvement in insulin sensitivity. Metabolic surgery is associated with a prompt improvement in insulin resistance, although the mechanism of action remains unknown. The literature on bile acid changes after metabolic surgery is conflicting, and insulin sensitivity is generally assessed by indirect methods. The aim of this study was to investigate the relationship between improvement in insulin sensitivity and concentration of circulating (...) bile acids were assessed by ultra-high-performance liquid chromatography coupled with a triple quadrupole mass spectrometer, and insulin sensitivity was measured by means of a hyperinsulinaemic-euglycaemic clamp.A significant increase in all bile acids, as well as an amelioration of insulin sensitivity, was observed after metabolic surgery. An increase in conjugated secondary bile acids was significantly associated with an increase in insulin sensitivity. Only the increase in glycodeoxycholic acid

2019 British Journal of Surgery

3. Linking world bank development indicators and outcomes of congenital heart surgery in low-income and middle-income countries: retrospective analysis of quality improvement data. Full Text available with Trip Pro

Linking world bank development indicators and outcomes of congenital heart surgery in low-income and middle-income countries: retrospective analysis of quality improvement data. Many low-income and middle-income countries (LMICs) struggle to provide the health services investment required for life-saving congenital heart disease (CHD) surgery. We explored associations between risk-adjusted CHD surgical mortality from 17 LMICs and global development indices to identify patterns that might inform (...) investment strategies.Retrospective analysis: country-specific standardised mortality ratios were graphed against global development indices reflective of wealth and healthcare investment. Spearman correlation coefficients were calculated.The International Quality Improvement Collaborative (IQIC) keeps a volunteer registry of outcomes of CHD surgery programmes in low-resource settings. Inclusion in the IQIC is voluntary enrolment by hospital sites. Patients in the registry underwent congenital heart

2019 BMJ open

4. Testing the assumptions of an indicator of unmet need for obstetric surgery in Ghana: A cross-sectional study of linked hospital and population-based delivery data. (Abstract)

Testing the assumptions of an indicator of unmet need for obstetric surgery in Ghana: A cross-sectional study of linked hospital and population-based delivery data. The Unmet Obstetric Need (UON) indicator has been widely used to estimate unmet need for life-saving surgery at birth; however, its assumptions have not been verified. The objective of this study was to test two UON assumptions: (a) Absolute maternal indications (AMIs) require surgery for survival and (b) 1%-2% of deliveries develop (...) AMIs, implying that rates of surgeries for AMIs below this threshold indicate excess mortality from these complications.We used linked hospital and population-based data in central Ghana. Among hospital deliveries, we calculated the percentage of deliveries with AMIs who received surgery, and mortality among AMIs who did not. At the population level, we assessed whether the percentage of deliveries with surgeries for AMIs was inversely associated with mortality from these complications, stratified

2019 Birth

5. Prophylactic Intra-Aortic Balloon Counterpulsation in High Risk Cardiac Surgery: The PINBALL Pilot Multicentre, Registry-Linked, Randomised, Controlled Feasibility Trial. (Abstract)

Prophylactic Intra-Aortic Balloon Counterpulsation in High Risk Cardiac Surgery: The PINBALL Pilot Multicentre, Registry-Linked, Randomised, Controlled Feasibility Trial. Prophylactic intra-aortic balloon counterpulsation (IABC) is commonly used in selected patients undergoing coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) surgery, but definitive evidence is lacking. The aim of the multicentre PINBALL Pilot randomised controlled trial (RCT) was to assess the feasibility of performing a definitive trial (...) to address this question.Patients listed for CABG surgery with impaired left ventricular function and at least one additional risk factor for postoperative low cardiac output syndrome were eligible for inclusion if the treating surgical team was uncertain as to the benefit of prophylactic IABC. The primary outcome of feasibility was based on exceeding a pre-specified recruitment rate, protocol compliance and follow-up.The recruitment rate of 0.5 participants per site per month did not meet

2019 Heart, lung & circulation Controlled trial quality: predicted high

6. Burosumab for treating X-linked hypophosphataemia in children and young people

, pain and fatigue. 2.3 The aim of current treatment is to improve growth, decrease morbidity, prevent skeletal deformities and reduce pain. For most people with XLH, clinical management consists of vitamin D supplementation and oral phosphate (often with dosing 4 to 6 times a day). People with XLH often need orthopaedic surgery to correct bone deformities. Burosumab for treating X-linked hypophosphataemia in children and young people (HST8) © NICE 2018. All rights reserved. Subject to Notice (...) Burosumab for treating X-linked hypophosphataemia in children and young people Burosumab for treating X Burosumab for treating X-link -linked ed h hypophosphataemia in children and ypophosphataemia in children and y young people oung people Highly specialised technologies guidance Published: 10 October 2018 nice.org.uk/guidance/hst8 © NICE 2018. All rights reserved. Subject to Notice of rights (https://www.nice.org.uk/terms-and-conditions#notice-of- rights).Y Y our responsibility our

2018 National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence - Highly specialised technology

7. Burosumab (Crysvita) - Treatment of X-linked hypophosphataemia

the family burden. In a significant proportion of patients surgery is required to correct skeletal deformities, which would require time off school and impact on learning and potential career options. Currently patients with X-linked hypophosphataemia receive conventional treatment with phosphate and vitamin D supplements. Whilst early treatment can improve rickets, severe skeletal abnormalities usually remain, and phosphate and vitamin D do not treat the underlying condition. Adherence to therapy (...) . Often complex orthopaedic surgery is needed in childhood which is traumatic for children and their parents. While X-linked hypophosphataemia is not life threatening, its burden is lifelong. Patients and carers report that living with, or caring for, someone with X-linked hypophosphataemia can have a dramatic and detrimental impact on their physical and mental health, limiting their ability to participate in everyday activities such as cooking and cleaning and also on education, employment

2020 Scottish Medicines Consortium

8. Strategies to link people with undiagnosed HIV infection to HIV testing, care, and prevention services

Strategies to link people with undiagnosed HIV infection to HIV testing, care, and prevention services Strategies to link people with undiagnosed HIV infection to HIV testing, care, and prevention services | The Ontario HIV Treatment Network The Ontario HIV Treatment Network Strategies to link people with undiagnosed HIV infection to HIV testing, care, and prevention services Strategies to link people with undiagnosed HIV infection to HIV testing, care, and prevention services , , , , Questions (...) What strategies have been successful at linking people with undiagnosed HIV infection to HIV testing, care, and prevention services? Key take-home messages A variety of strategies have shown promise for identifying individuals with undiagnosed HIV and engaging them with HIV testing using clinical, community-based, network-based, and self-directed approaches. Various service delivery models for implementing rapid initiation of antiretroviral treatment have demonstrated benefits for linking the newly

2019 Ontario HIV Treatment Network

9. Passing the fundamentals of endoscopic surgery (FES) exam: linking specialty choice and attitudes about endoscopic surgery to success. (Abstract)

Passing the fundamentals of endoscopic surgery (FES) exam: linking specialty choice and attitudes about endoscopic surgery to success. Previous work has shown that up to 30% of graduating surgery residents fail the fundamentals of endoscopic surgery (FES) exam. This study investigated the extent to which FES pass rates differ in a specific sample of individuals who have chosen a career in GI surgery and to examine the relationships between FES performance and confidence in performing flexible (...) examination scores. However, confidence performing EGDs (r = 0.57, p < 0.01), colonoscopies (r = 0.45, p < 0.05), polypectomy (r = 0.52, p < 0.01), and PEGs (r = 0.46, p < 0.05) did.These data support existing research suggesting that current flexible endoscopy training in residency may be insufficient for trainees to pass the FES examination, and that failure rates hold true even for this select group of trainees who have chosen a profession in GI surgery and intend to use endoscopy in practice.

2017 Surgical endoscopy

10. Characterizing Dehn surgeries on links via trisections Full Text available with Trip Pro

Characterizing Dehn surgeries on links via trisections We summarize and expand known connections between the study of Dehn surgery on links and the study of trisections of closed, smooth 4-manifolds. In particular, we propose a program in which trisections could be used to disprove the generalized property R conjecture, including a process that converts the potential counterexamples of Gompf, Scharlemann, and Thompson into genus four trisections of the standard 4-sphere that are unlikely

2018 Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America

11. Clinical observations of vitreoretinal surgery for four different phenotypes of X-linked congenital retinoschisis Full Text available with Trip Pro

Clinical observations of vitreoretinal surgery for four different phenotypes of X-linked congenital retinoschisis To evaluate the outcomes of vitreoretinal surgery for four different phenotypes of X-linked retinoschisis (XLRS).This study included thirty-one eyes of 25 patients who developed XLRS with severe complications. Among the 31 eyes, there were 7 eyes with vitreous hemorrhage, 8 eyes with retinal detachment and vitreous hemorrhage, and 16 eyes with rhegmatogenous retinal detachment. All (...) of the patients underwent standard three-port pars plana vitrectomy. All of the eyes were divided into 4 groups before surgery according to a modified classification scheme, with the first three groups as follows: group A, with foveal cystic schisis; group B with macular lamellar schisis; and group C with foveolamellar changes. Peripheral schisis was not present in these 3 groups; however, group D was a complex group with both macular and peripheral changes. One year after surgery, we analyzed the best

2018 International journal of ophthalmology

12. Cross-Linked Polyethylene for Total Hip Arthroplasty Markedly Reduces Revision Surgery at 16 Years. (Abstract)

Cross-Linked Polyethylene for Total Hip Arthroplasty Markedly Reduces Revision Surgery at 16 Years. Total hip arthroplasty (THA) is an effective operation for the management of end-stage hip osteoarthritis, but long-term success can be limited by wear of the polyethylene bearing surface. Cross-linking conventional polyethylene has resulted in lower wear rates and a reduction in bone lysis in both laboratory and clinical studies. The aim of this study was to compare the rates of revision between (...) cross-linked polyethylene (XLPE) and conventional non-cross-linked polyethylene (CPE) at 16 years after THAs performed for the treatment of osteoarthritis.We performed an observational study of data, from a national registry, on all patients who underwent THA for osteoarthritis in Australia from 1999 through December 31, 2016. The outcomes of THAs performed with CPE were compared with those of THAs performed with XLPE, along with an analysis of the effect of age, sex, femoral head size, the method

2018 The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery. American Volume

13. Reoperation after breast-conserving surgery for cancer in Australia: statewide cohort study of linked hospital data. Full Text available with Trip Pro

Reoperation after breast-conserving surgery for cancer in Australia: statewide cohort study of linked hospital data. To investigate between-hospital variation in the probability of reoperation within 90 days of initial breast-conserving surgery (BCS), and the contribution of health system-level and other factors.Population-based, retrospective cohort study.New South Wales (NSW), Australia.Linked administrative hospitalisation data were used to define a cohort of adult women undergoing initial (...) by reoperation type; the probability of re-excision increased alongside a concomitant decrease in the probability of mastectomy. Significant between-hospital variation was observed. Non-metropolitan location and surgery at low-volume hospitals were associated with a higher overall probability of reoperation, and of mastectomy specifically, after accounting for patient-level factors, calendar year and area-level socioeconomic status. The magnitude of association with geographical location and surgical volume

2018 BMJ open

14. Linking late cognitive outcome with glioma surgery location using resection cavity maps Full Text available with Trip Pro

Linking late cognitive outcome with glioma surgery location using resection cavity maps Patients with a diffuse glioma may experience cognitive decline or improvement upon resective surgery. To examine the impact of glioma location, cognitive alteration after glioma surgery was quantified and related to voxel-based resection probability maps. A total of 59 consecutive patients (range 18-67 years of age) who had resective surgery between 2006 and 2011 for a supratentorial nonenhancing diffuse (...) glioma (grade I-III, WHO 2007) were included in this observational cohort study. Standardized neuropsychological examination and MRI were obtained before and after surgery. Intraoperative stimulation mapping guided resections towards neurological functions (language, sensorimotor function, and visual fields). Maps of resected regions were constructed in standard space. These resection cavity maps were compared between patients with and without new cognitive deficits (z-score difference >1.5 SD

2018 Human brain mapping

15. Delirium, Frailty, and Fast-Track Surgery in Oncogeriatrics: Is There a Link? Full Text available with Trip Pro

Delirium, Frailty, and Fast-Track Surgery in Oncogeriatrics: Is There a Link? Postoperative delirium (POD) is more frequent in elderly patients undergoing major cancer surgery. The interplay between individual clinical vulnerability and a series of perioperative factors seems to play a relevant role. Surgery is the first-line treatment option for cancer, and fast-track surgery (FTS) has been documented to decrease postoperative complications. The study sought to assess, after comprehensive (...) of POD was 12.3%. Patients' prevalent clinical phenotype was pre-frail. The multivariate analysis indicated physical performance (TUG in seconds) as the most significant predictor of POD for each second of increase.Only few procedure-specific studies have examined the impact of FTS for colorectal cancer on POD. This is the first study to investigate the risk factors for POD, in a vulnerable octogenarian oncogeriatric population submitted to FTS surgery and frailty stratification.

2018 Dementia and geriatric cognitive disorders extra

16. Genome-Wide Association Study Links Receptor Tyrosine Kinase Inhibitor Sprouty 2 to Thrombocytopenia after Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery. Full Text available with Trip Pro

Genome-Wide Association Study Links Receptor Tyrosine Kinase Inhibitor Sprouty 2 to Thrombocytopenia after Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery.  Thrombocytopenia after cardiac surgery independently predicts stroke, acute kidney injury and death. To understand the underlying risks and mechanisms, we analysed genetic variations associated with thrombocytopenia in patients undergoing coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG) surgery. Study subjects underwent isolated on-pump CABG surgery at Duke (...) platelet extracellular signal-regulated kinase (ERK) phosphorylation after agonist stimulation. We identified the association of a genetic polymorphism in the intergenic region of SPRY2 with a decreased incidence of thrombocytopenia after CABG surgery. Because SPRY2-an endogenous receptor tyrosine kinase inhibitor-is present in platelets and modulates essential signalling pathways, these findings support a role for SPRY2 as a novel modulator of platelet responses after cardiac surgery.Georg Thieme

2018 Thrombosis and haemostasis

17. Burosumab (Crysvita) - X-linked hypophosphataemia/hypophosphatemia

Burosumab (Crysvita) - X-linked hypophosphataemia/hypophosphatemia 30 Churchill Place ? Canary Wharf ? London E14 5EU ? United Kingdom An agency of the European Union Telephone +44 (0)20 3660 6000 Facsimile +44 (0)20 3660 5520 Send a question via our website www.ema.europa.eu/contact 14 December 2017 EMA/148319/2018 Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP) Assessment report Crysvita International non-proprietary name: burosumab Procedure No. EMEA/H/C/004275/0000 Note Assessment (...) Questionnaire CHO Chinese Hamster Ovary Cl chloride CKD Chronic kidney disease CL Clearance CL/F Clearance/bioavailability CLBA competitive ligand-binding assay CLss/F clearance at steady state/bioavailability Conc. concentration CPV Continued Process Verification CQA Critical Quality Attribute CrCL creatinine clearance CRT Controlled Room Temperature CT Computerized Tomography CTx carboxy-terminal cross-linked telopeptide of collagen type I CV Coefficient of Variation DHFR Dihydrofolate Reductase DLT dose

2018 European Medicines Agency - EPARs

18. Guidelines for Perioperative Care in Cardiac Surgery Enhanced Recovery After Surgery Society Recommendations

Guidelines for Perioperative Care in Cardiac Surgery Enhanced Recovery After Surgery Society Recommendations Guidelines for Perioperative Care in Cardiac Surgery: Enhanced Recovery After Surgery Society Recommendations | Cardiothoracic Surgery | JAMA Surgery | JAMA Network Publications | | 2020 American Medical Association. All Rights Reserved Individual Sign In Institutional Sign In Purchase Options: Figure. PRISMA Flow Diagram Table 1. Classification of Recommendation and Level of Evidence (...) Table 2. Surgical Site Infection Bundle, Including Classification of Recommendation and Level of Evidence Ljungqvist O, Scott M, Fearon KC. Enhanced recovery after surgery: a review. JAMA Surg . 2017;152(3):292-298. doi: Eskicioglu C, Forbes SS, Aarts MA, Okrainec A, McLeod RS. Enhanced recovery after surgery (ERAS) programs for patients having colorectal surgery: a meta-analysis of randomized trials. J Gastrointest Surg . 2009;13(12):2321-2329. doi: Lassen K, Soop M, Nygren J, et al; Enhanced

2020 ERAS Society

19. Consensus Guidelines for Perioperative Care in Neonatal Intestinal Surgery: Enhanced Recovery After Surgery (ERAS®) Society Recommendations Full Text available with Trip Pro

Consensus Guidelines for Perioperative Care in Neonatal Intestinal Surgery: Enhanced Recovery After Surgery (ERAS®) Society Recommendations Consensus Guidelines for Perioperative Care in Neonatal Intestinal Surgery: Enhanced Recovery After Surgery (ERAS ® ) Society Recommendations | SpringerLink Search Search SpringerLink Search Help us understand how you use our websites. Consensus Guidelines for Perioperative Care in Neonatal Intestinal Surgery: Enhanced Recovery After Surgery (ERAS ® (...) ) Society Recommendations , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , & ( 2020 ) 1933 Accesses 1 Citations 28 Altmetric Abstract Background Enhanced Recovery After Surgery (ERAS ® ) Society guidelines integrate evidence-based practices into multimodal care pathways that have improved outcomes in multiple adult surgical specialties. There are currently no pediatric ERAS ® Society guidelines. We created an ERAS ® guideline designed to enhance quality of care in neonatal intestinal resection surgery. Methods

2020 ERAS Society

20. Surgery: Preoperative physiotherapy education prevented postoperative pulmonary complications following open upper abdominal surgery

Surgery: Preoperative physiotherapy education prevented postoperative pulmonary complications following open upper abdominal surgery Preoperative physiotherapy education prevented postoperative pulmonary complications following open upper abdominal surgery | BMJ Evidence-Based Medicine Log in using your username and password For personal accounts OR managers of institutional accounts Username * Password * your user name or password? Search for this keyword Search for this keyword Main menu Log (...) in using your username and password For personal accounts OR managers of institutional accounts Username * Password * your user name or password? You are here Preoperative physiotherapy education prevented postoperative pulmonary complications following open upper abdominal surgery Article Text Commentary Surgery Preoperative physiotherapy education prevented postoperative pulmonary complications following open upper abdominal surgery Shane Patman Statistics from Altmetric.com Commentary on: Boden I

2019 Evidence-Based Medicine

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