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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-11-07T01:14:06-0500
Previous studies indicated that covered stents are less likely to become occluded in comparison to bare stents. While the probability of occlusions caused by tumor in-growth is less in cov...
The purpose of this study is to compare the duration of stent patency between partially covered and fully covered SEMS for palliation of malignant distal bile duct obstruction.
The purpose of this prospective, randomized multicenter study is to determine whether there is any difference in stent patency of covered metallic stents in terms of stent positioning, abo...
The aim of this animal study is determining the technical feasibility of the novel flower-type covered self-expandable metal stent (F-CSEMS) and investigating whether the novel flower-type...
Investigators aim to compare the efficacy of 8 mm Fluency covered stent and bare stent in transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt (TIPS) for the treatment of cirrhotic portal hyperte...
Surgical site infection after breast reconstruction is associated with increased length of hospital stay, readmission rates, cost, morbidity, and mortality. Identifying methods to reduce surgical site...
Cranioplasty (CP) can be either embedded or covered, according to the implants used. However, determining which one is better in treating cranial defects is difficult. This study aimed to compare the ...
Surgical site infection (SSI) complicates approximately 2% of surgeries in the Veterans Affairs (VA) hospitals. Surgical site infections are responsible for increased morbidity, length of hospital sta...
Surgical site infection incidence following coronary artery bypass graft surgery was observed across 27,296 procedures within a Medicare population. A facility-level case-control claims analysis demon...
The Pharmacy Quality Alliance's definition of proportion of days covered (PDC) and medication possession ratio (MPR) have not been examined as potential quality measures in the kidney transplant recip...
Infection occurring at the site of a surgical incision.
Sterile clothing worn during surgical procedures to protect the surgical site from sources of contamination.
A genus of gram-positive bacteria whose spores are round to oval and covered by a sheath.
Any of numerous burrowing mammals found in temperate regions and having minute eyes often covered with skin.
Cold-blooded, air-breathing VERTEBRATES belonging to the class Reptilia, usually covered with external scales or bony plates.