The Latest Clinical Articles in Surgery - Clinical Pharmacology

1Cost-effectiveness of becaplermin gel on wound healing of diabetic foot ulcersWound Repair and Regeneration, March 30, 2015  Clinical Article
2Safety of a new protocol decreasing antibiotic utilization after laparoscopic appendectomy for perforated appendicitis in children: A prospective observational studyJournal of Pediatric Surgery, March 26, 2015  Clinical Article
3Peri-operative levosimendan in patients undergoing cardiac surgery: an overview of the evidenceHeart, Lung, and Circulation, March 26, 2015  Clinical Article
4Tranexamic acid treatment decreases hidden blood loss in total knee arthroplastyAmerican Journal of Therapeutics, March 25, 2015  Clinical Article
5Postoperative functional evaluation of percutaneous vertebroplasty compared with percutaneous kyphoplasty for vertebral compression fracturesAmerican Journal of Therapeutics, March 25, 2015  Clinical Article
6Prospective, systematic observational study on the daily use of cilostazol (Pletal) in clinical vascular surgical practice – significant improvement of walking distance and quality of life for patients with PAOD, stage IIbZentralblatt für Chirurgie - Zeitschrift für Allgemeine, Viszeral-, Thorax- und Gefäßchirurgie, March 23, 2015  Clinical Article
7Initial antibiotic treatment for acute simple appendicitis in children is safe: Short-term results from a multicenter, prospective cohort studySurgery, March 18, 2015  Clinical Article
8Cumulative cisplatin dose in concurrent chemoradiotherapy for head and neck cancer: A systematic reviewHead & Neck, March 18, 2015  Review Article
9Compliance with published recommendations for postoperative antibiotic management of children with appendicitis: A chart auditJournal of Pediatric Surgery, March 13, 2015  Review Article
10Adherence to guidelines for adjuvant imatinib therapy for GIST: a multi-institutional analysisJournal of Gastrointestinal Surgery, March 11, 2015  Clinical Article
1American College of Physicians joins HHS in accelerating alternative payment methods through ‘Health Care Payment Learning and Action Network’ American College of Physicians News, March 26, 2015
2Ablation during mitral valve surgery reduces atrial-fibrillationAmerican College of Cardiology News, March 18, 2015
3Routine clot removal after heart attack not beneficial, may increase riskAmerican College of Cardiology News, March 18, 2015
4Remote ischemic preconditioning fails to improve heart bypass outcomesAmerican College of Cardiology News, March 18, 2015
5Complete angioplasty safe for certain heart attack survivorsAmerican College of Cardiology News, March 18, 2015
6Patients 80 years and older would benefit from aggressive treatmentAmerican College of Cardiology News, March 18, 2015
7Arm is safer access point than groin for catheter-based heart proceduresAmerican College of Cardiology News, March 18, 2015
8Trial of bivalirudin during angioplasty reports mixed resultsAmerican College of Cardiology News, March 18, 2015
9Bendavia does not reduce scarring from angioplasty after heart attackAmerican College of Cardiology News, March 18, 2015
10Old blood as good as fresh in patients with life threatening illnessesOttawa Hospital Research Institute News, March 18, 2015

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