Component separation hernia repair not associated with increased VTE rates
Researchers found no statistical difference in deep venous thrombosis/ thrombophlebitis and pulmonary embolism rate between the groups. As far as individual wound complications, superficial surgical site infection (SSI), deep incisional SSI, organ ...
Healio - Thu, 23 Jul 2015 13:03

Birthmarks: an update on presentation and management
This can become significantly enlarged and can be associated with severe varicosities, thrombotic episodes, thrombophlebitis with venous stasis. These children need a multi-disciplinary approach with orthopaedic team, vascular surgeon and anyone else ...
Nursing in Practice - Mon, 27 Jul 2015 04:37



Varicose veins
Poor venous function resulting in varicose veins can occur due to the congenital malformation of valves within the veins or conditions like pregnancy, thrombophlebitis or long-term standing. When the valves don't function properly, or when they are ...
Jamaica Observer - Sun, 05 Jul 2015 02:33

Ask Slashdot: Have You Tried a Standing Desk?
An anonymous reader writes: Evidence is piling up that sitting down all day is really bad for you. I work primarily from home, and as I grow older, I'm starting to worry about long term consequences to riding a desk full-time. We talked about this a ...
Military Technologies - Mon, 06 Jul 2015 14:33

Current Approach in the Management of Superficial Venous Thrombophlebitis ...
While superficial venous thrombophlebitis has long been considered a limited clinical condition of lesser importance, this perception has changed in recent years as several studies have demonstrated that extension to deep veins occurs in 7.3% to 44% of ...
MD News (press release) - Tue, 10 Apr 2012 05:00

Ultrasound for Gout, RA, and Other Forms of Arthritis
The diagnostic potential of musculoskeletal ultrasound in rheumatology was recognized as early as 1972 in a report that documented the use of ultrasound to differentiate a Baker's cyst from thrombophlebitis. Despite its advantages over other imaging ...
Medscape - Thu, 14 May 2015 09:41



Sore Throat in Young Adults May Indicate Serious Illness
[which] starts a few days after the onset of a sore throat [and] includes suppurative internal jugular thrombophlebitis with subsequent metastatic infections (most commonly lung, brain, or joints)." To date, however, pharyngitis guidelines have only ...
Medscape - Wed, 18 Feb 2015 03:48

Sore throat in young adults may prompt serious disease
helpmeoutDOC News - A consistent flow of medical news - Wed, 18 Feb 2015 06:15



How to Avoid Jet Lag: Lifestyle Tricks That Work
Nauseated, exhausted, disoriented, confused: Not the vibe of a glamorous jet-setter. Jet lag can be a serious downer in the first few days of your big international trip. Solution: Try these diet and exercise tips to reduce the severity and duration of ...
Huffington Post - Tue, 30 Jun 2015 07:15


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