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  • Osteoporosis

    However, recently, the usefulness of calcium supplementation (alone or with concomitant vitamin D) has been questioned, since some studies reported only weak efficacy of these[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] This case report describes how a CAD/CAM-fabricated cobalt-chromium telescopic prosthesis was placed on periodontally compromised abutments of a 74-year-old woman actively[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Methodological quality, assessed with the Quality Assessment of Diagnostic Accuracy Studies (QUADAS) checklist, was generally low.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Handgrip strength is a reliable indicator of muscle strength and muscle strength is associated with falling.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] METHODS: Performance-based Timed Up and Go (TUG), Berg Balance Scale (BBS) and stabilometric platform tests were used to evaluate balance.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Although the additional bone mass in obese compared with lean subjects contributes only 0.5 kg of total body weight or 1% of body weight ( 5 ), it is 20% of total bone mineral[doi.org] We review the evidence supporting the use of exercise, whole-body vibration, hip protectors, low-intensity pulsed ultrasound, bracing, and vertebral augmentation procedures[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Chinese medicinal plants possess unique advantages in the regulation of the immune system and the relationships between osteoporosis and the immune system.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Hip prosthesis, radiograph. Prevention Strategies The best long-term approach to osteoporosis is prevention.[library.med.utah.edu] We review the evidence supporting the use of exercise, whole‐body vibration, hip protectors, low‐intensity pulsed ultrasound, bracing, and vertebral augmentation procedures[doi.org]

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  • Musculoskeletal Disorder

    MarketScan databases for the years 2003 through 2006 were used.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Clinical significance [ edit ] Because many other body systems, including the vascular , nervous , and integumentary systems , are interrelated, disorders of one of these[en.wikipedia.org] […] ordered, neurovascular checks and vital signs every 4 hours, physical therapy will initaiate ambulation and prescribe routine, antiembolism stockings, avoid dislocation of prosthesis[quizlet.com] METHODS: Two methods to quantify the risk of WRMSDs associated with nursing activities were applied: REBA - Rapid Entire Body Assessment and MAC - Manual Handling Assessment[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Pain can occur when a muscle is affected by an injury, loss of blood flow to the muscle, infection, or a tumor.[merckmanuals.com] Prolonged performance of HRHF tasks exhibited significantly increased risk for musculoskeletal disorders, while performance of moderate level tasks exhibited adaptation to[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] We used three body-specific endpoints (neck/shoulder; upper extremities; low back) and one overall endpoint (all body regions combined).[doi.org] Workers can be exposed to either whole body vibration or localized vibration. Whole body vibration is experienced by truck and bus drivers for example.[ccohs.ca] The Washington State workers' compensation system provides a rich data source for the surveillance of WMSDs. Published 2017. This article is a U.S.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] decreased urine output or anuria (no urine output) (5) Discuss at least six important areas of nursing care for the client who has had an amputation and now has a new limb prosthesis[cram.com]

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  • Muscle Spasticity

    Side effects are often seen when using oral drug treatment for spasticity.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Electropneumatically controlled hand prosthesis using pattern recognition of mio-electric signals. In Proc. 7th ICMBE . Google Scholar Kazerooni, H. 1990.[doi.org] The Ashworth Scales are not reliable for the assessment of muscle spasticity.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] CONCLUSION: This study suggests that focal muscle vibration may be an adjuvant therapy during gait rehabilitation in patients with calf muscle spasticity.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] as casts, braces, or splints, orthoses include any device that is used to support, align, prevent, or correct deformities or improve the function of movable parts of the body[medtronicneuro.com.au] CONCLUSIONS: Whole-leg blood flow was lower in individuals with greater spasticity scores.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] OBJECTIVES: To examine the effects of whole-body vibration on spasticity among people with central nervous system disorders.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] wrist and finger flexors on the hemiplegic side were significantly increased compared with those on the healthy side (p CONCLUSION: Sonoelastography may provide objective assessment[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Spasticity is a sensorimotor phenomenon related to the integration of the nervous system motor responses to sensory input.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] However, when compared to the control group, the use of hydrotherapy produced a significant decrease in spasm severity (P 0.02) . Conclusion.[doi.org]

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  • Burn Injury

    Attempted suicide was more likely if the patient had used drugs (2.8 vs 1.7%, P .001).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Susceptibility to infection is greatly increased due to the loss of the integumentary barrier to bacterial invasion, the ideal substrate present in the burn wound, and the[uhms.org] Hip prosthesis in the sitting posture is an effective temporary prosthesis to prevent disuse until wounds are healed and to continue rehabilitation with standard prostheses[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] self-infliction, or self-infliction by proxy, of burn injury among a group of asylum claimants in the UK who have attributed such injuries to torture, and how such evidence might be assessed[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] atrophy, induction of TRIM63 and FBXO32 muscle atrophy signaling pathways, and induction of autophagy signaling pathways LC3 and BECN1 associated with muscle atrophy.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] An electronic search (up to April 2016) was performed using Pubmed, Embase, Web of Knowledge, and the Cochrane Library databases.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Abstract This article presents a case of severe burn injury at work involving 80 % of body surface area and patient treatment and rehabilitation, which resulted in preserved[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] It is mediated by up to 50-fold elevations in plasma catecholamines, cortisol, and glucagon that lead to whole-body catabolism, elevated resting energy expenditures, and multiorgan[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] These results suggest that the GVC system may be a promising solution for burn injury prevention pending further work to improve its reliability and robustness.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Burn injuries involve the partial or complete destruction of the integumentary system: the skin.[journals.lww.com]

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  • Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathy

    The 61 patients were examined using a 10g Semmes-Weinstein monofilament, a 128Hz tuning fork and a vibrating mobile phone.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] This perspective article reviews the evidence for peripheral neuroplasticity in animal models and early clinical trials, as well as adaptations of the integumentary system[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Vacuum devices that enable an erection to be achieved or a surgically implanted prosthesis are also options to be explored with a physician.[joslin.org] Using a case study of a dialysis patient who has neuropathic pain, this article examines the assessment and management of this pain.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] PURPOSE: The present review highlights current concepts regarding the effects of diabetic peripheral neuropathy (DPN) in skeletal muscle.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] METHODS: A review was performed by obtaining publication of all papers reporting on the postural control and gait performance in DPN from Google Scholar, Ovid, SAGE, Springerlink[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] intensity according to the visual analog scale (VAS) score and the Leeds Assessment of Neuropathic Symptoms and Signs (LANSS) pain scale score, diabetes mellitus (DM) duration, body[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] In this study, human whole genome microarrays identified 2898 and 4493 differentially expressed genes (DEGs) in DM and DPN patients, respectively.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] One of the key contributors to peripheral nerve disease in patients with diabetes is the central nervous system (CNS), a new report suggests.[endocrinologyadvisor.com] […] mobility aids (e.g. crutches) or foot splints. [20] Gait re-training would also be beneficial for individuals who have lost limbs, due to diabetic neuropathy, and now wear a prosthesis[en.wikipedia.org]

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  • Spinal Trauma

    Yet a 2001 Cochrane review found that despite increasing use of spinal immobilization, no prospective, randomized controlled trial of the appropriate use of spinal immobilization[mdedge.com] […] neurophysiological signals associated with a motor process in the cerebral cortex, analyzing these signals in real time, and subsequently translating them into commands for a limb prosthesis[emedicine.medscape.com] Are you up to the task of assessing and managing spinal trauma in the emergency department? Questions Q1. Which major trauma patients should have c-spine precautions?[lifeinthefastlane.com] At UPMC, we typically begin treatment with rest, analgesics and muscle-relaxing agents until swelling and pain have subsided.[upmc.com] Spinal decompression is performed by two procedures microdiscectomy and laminectomy.[newwestsportsmedicine.com] Objectives: Severe trauma can be responsible for a complete spinal anterior dislocation with a 100% anterior slip of the vertebral body.[nature.com] Vitalistic healing disciplines, notably homeopathy and chiropractic, are representations of the whole systems theory.[integrativepractitioner.com] This guideline covers the assessment and early management of spinal column and spinal cord injury in pre-hospital settings (including ambulance services), emergency departments[nice.org.uk] CT This is best for assessing the associated bony injuries which may need concomitant treatment consideration but does not assess the cord itself.[radiopaedia.org] People with hemophilia usually need a replacement of clotting factor, which is a small part of whole blood.[en.wikipedia.org]

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  • Pressure Ulcer

    Morphine and diamorphine-infused gel have been used effectively to relieve pain and promote comfort in this group of patients.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Major changes are set for the Integumentary section of the OASIS-C2 and it is feared that many won’t get the message before January 1, 2017.[healthcareprovidersolutions.com] Patient has an ulcer on his BKA stump, which is documented to be due to the prosthesis.[health.govt.nz] Evidence for Pressure Ulcer Risk Assessment Tools Table 4. Evidence for Pressure Ulcer Risk Assessment Tools Table 5.[doi.org] Electrical stimulation of adjacent muscles may be underutilized as a tool for pressure ulcer healing in individuals with SCI. METHOD: Single case study.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Immediate debridement was performed; however, it was not possible to remove all necrotic tissue from the pelvis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] There is no surface of the body that may not be affected by a pressure ulcer.[symptoma.com] We assessed the certainty (quality) of the body of evidence using GRADE for each network comparison and for the network as whole.[doi.org] The revised staging system uses the term injury instead of ulcer and denotes stages using Arabic numerals rather than Roman numerals.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] long period of time; bony prominences of the body are the most frequently affected sites; ulcer is caused by ischemia of the underlying structures of the skin, fat, and muscles[icd9data.com]

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  • Pelvic Organ Prolapse

    Successful pessary use was defined as the continuous use of the pessary at a 3-month follow-up visit.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] surgical repair techniques are classified as 'native tissue repair (NTR)' when only pelvic organ support tissues are used and 'augmented repair (AR)' when some other material (prosthesis[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] OBJECTIVE: To compare the assessment of pelvic organ prolapse (POP) between the Pelvic Organ Prolapse Quantification (POP-Q) system with Valsalva maneuver and intraoperative[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The purpose of the present study was to investigate objective physical activity levels and the changes in pelvic floor muscle(PFM) strength, symptoms and quality of life ([ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Hysterectomy at the time of colpocleisis should not be performed routinely.[mdedge.com] Urethrocele A urethrocele occurs when the urethra (the tube leading from the bladder to the outside of the body) descends and pushes into the vaginal walls, which then bulge[ourbodiesourselves.org] In multiple logistic regression models, the score was independently related to POP as a whole (OR 1.012; 95%CI 1.003,1.022; p 0.009), and to bladder prolapse (OR 1.011; 95%[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Read more about Summa's use of the daVinci robotic-assisted system for minimally invasive surgery.[summahealth.org] Findings from the multi-centre randomised controlled "Pelvic Organ Prolapse PhysiotherapY" (POPPY) trial showed that individualised pelvic floor muscle training (PFMT) was[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The majority of women expected a similar improvement in sexuality and body image after the two treatment modalities.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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  • Urinary Tract Infection

    For permission to use (where not already granted under a licence) please go to .[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Musculo-integumentary Refers to the interaction between the muscular and integumentary systems.[doi.org] An electronic survey was also conducted among French SCs to assess their practices regarding urinary catheterization in acute stroke patients.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] If your child has a fever or is vomiting and unable to keep fluids down, the antibiotics may be put directly into the bloodstream or muscle using a needle.[healthychildren.org] OBJECTIVE: To assess yield of imaging performed as per Indian Society of Pediatric Nephrology (ISPN) urinary tract infection (UTI) guideline.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] In order for normal urination to occur, all body parts in the urinary tract need to work together in the correct order.[kidney.niddk.nih.gov] Urine samples positive by whole genome shotgun sequencing contained a plethora of bacterial (median 41 genera/sample), eukarya (median 2 species/sample) and viral sequences[biorxiv.org] Gross pathology of infectious diseases and disorders of the urinary system ‎ (1 C) Histopathology of infectious diseases and disorders of the urinary system ‎ (2 C, 1 F) C[commons.wikimedia.org] A unique type of cystitis known as interstitial cystitis is not caused by an infection, but it is more like an inflammation that involves the bladder lining and muscle.[auncurology.com] Elderly men and women also experience a weakening of the muscles of the bladder and pelvic floor, which can lead to increased urine retention (incomplete emptying of the bladder[agingcare.com]

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  • Cystocele

    , levator avulsion and length of follow-up) using multiple linear regression and logistic regression methods.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] renal disorders -- Nursing care of clients who have reproductive disorders -- Nursing care of clients who have musculoskeletal disorders -- Nursing care of clients who have integumentary[worldcat.org] The transobturator path of the prosthesis arms seems devoid of serious per- and post-operative risks and allows restoring continence when SUI is present.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The aim of our study was to assess the long-term efficacy, subjective outcomes and complications in the use of a non-synthetic porcine skin mesh graft (Pelvisoft Biomesh)[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] INTRODUCTION AND HYPOTHESIS: This study aimed to determine the relationship of recurrent cystocele with avulsion of puborectalis muscle and other risk factors.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The performance of the prediction model was assessed by computing indices of overall performance, discriminative ability, calibration, and its clinical utility by computing[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Urethrocele A urethrocele occurs when the urethra (the tube leading from the bladder to the outside of the body) descends and pushes into the vaginal walls, which then bulge[ourbodiesourselves.org] The Whole Woman posture, which is described in detail at the end of the Frequently Asked Questions section of this site, as well as shown in my video, The Whole Woman Solution[wholewoman.com] RESULTS: Twenty-nine patients were treated with the system. Mean follow-up was 10 (range, 6-30) months.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Bladder neck support prosthesis.[aafp.org]

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