Search Results

You are looking at 1 - 10 of 11 items for :

  • "prognosis" x
  • General Orthopaedics x
Clear All

Andreas F. Mavrogenis, Vasilios G. Igoumenou, Thekla Antoniadou, Panayiotis D. Megaloikonomos, George Agrogiannis, Periklis Foukas, and Sotirios G. Papageorgiou

the patient’s prognosis. 1 - 5 Therefore, decisions regarding treatments are usually based on the extent of the disease and evidence of critical organ (risk organ) dysfunction. Risk organs for LCH include the lungs, liver, spleen and bone marrow

Michalis Panteli and Peter V. Giannoudis

-up, while ‘cure’ of the disease cannot be safely declared. Prompt diagnosis and aggressive management of chronic osteomyelitis are critical to the prognosis and final outcome. Treatment aims to achieve the resolution of the infection and restoration of

Timothy Bage and Dominic M. Power

diagnosis and prognosis. There is limited diagnostic utility in electrophysiological studies and in imaging studies. The primary clinician commonly diagnoses a neurapraxia, anticipating a full and timely recovery. They may be disinclined to recommend surgery

Claus Varnum, Alma Bečić Pedersen, Ola Rolfson, Cecilia Rogmark, Ove Furnes, Geir Hallan, Keijo Mäkelä, Richard de Steiger, Martyn Porter, and Søren Overgaard

transfusion was associated with an adverse prognosis following primary THA, in particular with increased odds of death and pneumonia. 53 Subsequently, a new quality indicator was initiated in the DHR: ‘Use of blood transfusion within 7 days of THA surgery

Andrew Carr

clinical evidence. 3 That clinicians might preferentially give new treatments to patients with better prognosis. That compliant patients might have better prognosis regardless of their treatment. That patients who liked their treatment

Marc Beirer, Chlodwig Kirchhoff, and Peter Biberthaler

. Spinal cord injury–incidence, prognosis, and outcome: an analysis of the TraumaRegister DGU . Spine J 2015 ; 15 : 1994 - 2001 . 21 Weber CD Horst K Lefering R . Major trauma in winter sports: an international trauma

Maria Anna Smolle, Lukas Leitner, Nikolaus Böhler, Franz-Josef Seibert, Mathias Glehr, and Andreas Leithner

, fracture incidence, fracture healing, fracture treatment outcome and prognosis, as well as incidence, complications and outcome of elective orthopaedic and traumatological procedures were included. Studies not analysing the effect of smoking on bone

Claus Varnum, Alma Bečić Pedersen, Per Hviid Gundtoft, and Søren Overgaard

population-based nested case-control study . J Bone Joint Surg [Am] 2010 ; 92-A : 1063 - 1072 . 39. Pedersen AB Mehnert F Overgaard S Johnsen SP . Allogeneic blood transfusion and prognosis following total hip

Anne Lübbeke

advice on how to measure outcomes. The outcome is at the centre of almost every research question, whether you want to determine the outcome of a treatment, assess the prognosis for a specific subgroup of patients, determine the cause of an adverse event

Martin McNally, Irene Sigmund, Andrew Hotchen, and Ricardo Sousa

standardised and systematic manner, aiding communication and decision-making. A PJI classification should be simple and could guide management or allow a prognosis to be discussed with patients prior to surgery. Three classifications are described: the