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Protocols for effective postoperative pain control in patients undergoing spinal surgery are not standardized. In our study, we compared the effect of haemostatic absorbable gelatin sponge impregnated with ropivacaine versus normal saline when applied to the transverse process of the operated vertebrae on the postoperative pain following instrumentation spine surgery.
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Name: World neurosurgery
The present study aimed at assessing the efficiency of ropivacaine on post-operative pain for extraction of third molars.
The authors report a 34-year-old female with hemifacial spasm who was identified as a candidate for microvascular decompression. Lateral spread response (LSR) was not recorded at first because of anat...
It has been recognized that the use of ropivacaine may cause neurotoxicity and cardiotoxicity in the perioperative period of local anesthesia effects. However, the molecular mechanism of ropivacaine i...
A 14-year-old boy presented with sharp left ankle pain for 1.5 years. Evaluation showed an irregular lytic lesion with surrounding sclerosis (diameter, 1.3×1.2×1.1 cm) in the central part of the dis...
The gelling and structural properties of microbial transglutaminase (MTGase) and pectin modified fish gelatin were compared so as to investigate their performances on altering fish gelatin properties....
The purpose of the study is to show that Fibrocaps plus gelatin sponge is better than gelatin sponge alone in stopping mild to moderate bleeding in children having surgery
clinical comparison between alvogyl and gelatin sponge when used to protect the denuded area of the palatal donor site after free gingival graft in means of reducing pain and healing.
Laparoscopic surgery of the distal colon and rectum requires surgery with an appropriate field of view. A commonly used technique to create a clear exposure is the steep Trendelenburg posi...
We proposed to perform a prospective randomized controlled trial to study the effect of the use of a commercially-available chlorhexidine-impregnated sponge (Biopatch) as part of central v...
In this prospective study the investigators seek to evaluate clinical outcomes after repairing the defect of intervertebral disc with autologous BMSC/gelatin sponge during microendoscopic ...
Sterile, gelatin-base surgical sponge applied topically as an adjunct to hemostasis when the control of bleeding by conventional procedures is ineffective to reduce capillary ooze or is impractical. (From AMA Drug Evaluations Annual, 1994, p797)
Comparison of various psychological, sociological, or cultural factors in order to assess the similarities or diversities occurring in two or more different cultures or societies.
Comparison of outcomes, results, responses, etc for different techniques, therapeutic approaches or other inputs.
Drinkable liquids combined with or impregnated with carbon dioxide.
Plugs or cylinders made of cotton, sponge, or other absorbent material. They are used in surgery to absorb fluids such as blood or drainage.
Pain is defined by the International Association for the Study of Pain as “an unpleasant sensory and emotional experience associated with actual or potential tissue damage or described in terms of such damage”. Some illnesses can be excruci...
Surgery is a technology consisting of a physical intervention on tissues. All forms of surgery are considered invasive procedures; so-called "noninvasive surgery" usually refers to an excision that does not penetrate the structure being exci...
In a clinical trial or interventional study, participants receive specific interventions according to the research plan or protocol created by the investigators. These interventions may be medical products, such as drugs or devices; procedures; or change...