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09:34 EDT 25th May 2015 | BioPortfolio

Original Source: Cultivating Quality: Early Postoperative Ambulation: Back to Basics.

A quality improvement project increases postoperative ambulation and decreases patient complications.

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Simple, active intervention program after major thoracic surgery reduces ER visits and saves money

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Safe to drive two weeks after hip-replacement surgery, US experts claim

Advances in surgery, pain management and rehabilitation mean that people who have a total hip replacement may be able to safely drive as early as two weeks after surgery, according to research present...

Early Adoption of Robotic Surgery Leads to Organ Preservation

Patients with operable kidney cancers were more likely to have a partial nephrectomy - the recommended treatment for localized tumors - when treated in hospitals that were early adopters of robotic su...

Even for Tiny Lumps, More Women Are Choosing Double Mastectomy

(Washington Post) – In a study published recently in the journal JAMA Surgery, researchers from Vanderbilt University Medical Center examined a national surgery database of 1.2 million patients ...

Early rehab doesn't increase adverse events post-CABG

(HealthDay)—Early enrollment in cardiac rehabilitation does not increase major adverse event rates among patients who recently underwent open heart surgery, according to a study published in the Feb...

Study demonstrates that exercise following bariatric surgery provides health benefits

A new study by researchers at the Florida Hospital - Sanford-Burnham Translational Research Institute for Metabolism and Diabetes (TRI-MD) shows that patients who moderately exercise after bariatric s...

Ohio Veterinarian One of the First to Utilize Veterinary Laser Surgery and its Benefits

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SBRT Offers Short-Term Improvements Over Surgery in Early-Stage NSCLC

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Factors associated with community ambulation in chronic stroke.

Loss of independent community ambulation is one of the most disabling consequences of stroke. The aim of this study was to investigate the association of multiple personal and post-stroke factors with...

Predictors of not regaining basic mobility after hip fracture surgery.

Abstract Purpose: Regaining basic mobility after hip fracture surgery is a milestone in the in-hospital rehabilitation. The aims were to investigate predictors for not regaining basic mobility at the ...

The benefits of using a vacuum-assisted socket system to improve balance and gait in elderly transtibial amputees.

Lower limb amputation leads to impaired balance, ambulation, and transfers. Proper fit of the prosthesis is a determining factor for successful ambulation. Vacuum-assisted socket systems extract air f...

Quadriceps/hamstrings co-activation increases early after total knee arthroplasty.

Quadriceps and hamstrings weakness and co-activation are present following total knee arthroplasty (TKA) and may impair functional performance. How surgery and post-operative rehabilitation influence ...

Putting It All Together: Recommendations for Improving Pain Management in Plastic Surgical Procedures.

The benefits of optimal pain management are well recognized. Nevertheless, treatment of postoperative pain continues to be a major challenge, and inadequate postoperative pain relief remains disturbin...

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