So, for example, in a patient with creatinine clearance below 50 mL/min undergoing a neurosurgical procedure, the oral anticoagulant could be stopped 3 to 4 days before surgery. ... Cohn. Patients who have had a recent cardiac event, and those undergoing
He did the procedure without me knocked out. Oh my God, it was horrible. ... The second pulmonologist proved incorrect in his reassurance that the laser procedure had solved the problem.
Vermont's legislation, signed into law in June, initially restricted opioids for minor procedures to 10 pills, according to the Vermont Medical Society.
When Dr. Kaye's mother couldn't use the scale to indicate that her pain had decreased, the pain specialist balked at doing more nerve-burning procedures. ... Dr. Kaye, who teaches and practices at Louisiana State University and Tulane University in New
At least 45 adverse events, including 6 deaths, have occurred in patients undergoing procedures with these devices. ... The drug is approved for adults undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention, as it reduces the risk of serious clotting
may detach during a procedure.
No one is giving up our calling or giving in to demeaning ourselves by performing new procedures, of which very few are even available for internists to perform. ... I don't do cosmetic procedures, but I am proud to be part of a specialty that affords me
But no matter how sincere the promises sounded, I was always left alone as it threw its money at every sexy treatment, procedure, or drug that walked by.
and separate during procedures, possibly causing a blockage.
One obstetrics/gynecology volunteer with specialty knowledge in performing laparoscopic hysterectomies visited and began training the local physicians to become more adept at this procedure.