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Series: Developments in Ophthalmology
Volume: 59
Published: 28 April 2017
10.1159/000458486
EISBN: 978-3-318-06040-9
... Abstract Correct postoperative management is fundamental to prevent and treat complications and to optimize the success of filtering surgery. Timely control visits and appropriate actions and prescriptions ensure the best outcomes, allow recovery from a number of untoward events, and can...
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Series: Developments in Ophthalmology
Volume: 57
Published: 04 April 2016
10.1159/000442500
EISBN: 978-3-318-05820-8
... Abstract Postoperative glaucoma is perhaps the most feared complication after paediatric cataract surgery, as it is difficult to control. Paediatric glaucoma is also challenging to diagnose, and different definitions of glaucoma have led to a rather big range of reported incidences...
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Series: Frontiers of Gastrointestinal Research
Volume: 34
Published: 09 July 2015
10.1159/000381606
EISBN: 978-3-318-05474-3
... Abstract The management of postoperative Crohn's disease has evolved over the years. Historically, treatment was initiated for recurrent symptoms, i.e. clinical recurrence. Later, it was determined that endoscopic Crohn's disease recurrence was quite common and clinically silent. An era...
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Series: Frontiers of Gastrointestinal Research
Volume: 33
Published: 25 March 2014
10.1159/000356997
EISBN: 978-3-318-02579-8
... Abstract All surgical procedures on the gastrointestinal tract may influence the homeostasis of gut motility, and often the surgical results are intimately linked to the onset of motor disturbances. Depending on the surgical approach, these postoperative dysmotilities may influence to a lesser...
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Series: Advances in Oto-Rhino-Laryngology
Volume: 75
Published: 14 October 2013
10.1159/000350970
EISBN: 978-3-318-02386-2
... and it becomes difficult to understand the anatomy compared with ordinary otological surgeries. We should be careful to prevent intraoperative complications, such as facial palsy or functional inner ear disorders, and also make efforts to prevent postoperative complications such as stenosis and infection...
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Series: Advances in Oto-Rhino-Laryngology
Volume: 75
Published: 14 October 2013
10.1159/000350980
EISBN: 978-3-318-02386-2
... of postoperative management of the reconstructed EAC are listed below (fig. 1 ). Fig. 1 Postoperative problems of reconstructed external auditory canal. (1) Totally stenotic, (2) infections, (3) growth of granulation, and (4) stenosis of the orifice. (1) Prevention of stenosis of the entire external...
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Series: Advances in Oto-Rhino-Laryngology
Volume: 75
Published: 14 October 2013
10.1159/000350983
EISBN: 978-3-318-02386-2
...Evaluation of Postoperative Hearing It is enormously difficult to retain good hearing in patients with microtia and atresia of the external auditory canal (EAC) after reconstruction of the external ear/eardrum with ordinary tympanoplasty. The annulus ring should be constructed. The method...
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Series: Advances in Oto-Rhino-Laryngology
Volume: 75
Published: 14 October 2013
10.1159/000350984
EISBN: 978-3-318-02386-2
... Some microtia and atresia patients experience poor postoperative hearing improvement. In such patients, postoperative temporal bone CT is useful for analyzing the cause [ 1 ]. We studied 13 cases (15 ears) (table 1 ) in which hearing ability did not improve satisfactorily after...
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Series: ESASO Course Series
Volume: 2
Published: 15 August 2012
10.1159/000338172
EISBN: 978-3-318-02159-2
... Abstract Successful rhegmatogenous retinal detachment surgery depends on appropriate handling. Preoperative management of both ocular and systemic conditions is paramount in maximizing successful surgery with optimal visual recovery. Optimal postoperative management aims to maximize retinal...
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Series: ESASO Course Series
Volume: 2
Published: 15 August 2012
10.1159/000337902
EISBN: 978-3-318-02159-2
..., and errors in surgical judgment or technique. Complications can be divided into pre-, intra- and postoperative conditions. Bad visualization and intraocular inflammation are the main preexisting factors that can complicate the surgery. Intraoperative complications are usually more serious, and can be related...
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Series: ESASO Course Series
Volume: 1
Published: 24 May 2012
10.1159/000336701
EISBN: 978-3-8055-9991-7
... with 23-G transconjunctival sutureless vitrectomy. Newer approaches are discussed, such as viscodissection, and the use of intravitreal bevacizumab and intraoperative and postoperative complications are described. The combination of new techniques and advances in instrumentation and pharmacologic agents...
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Series: Developments in Ophthalmology
Volume: 50
Published: 20 April 2012
10.1159/000334773
EISBN: 978-3-8055-9938-2
... Abstract Correct postoperative management is fundamental to prevent and treat complications and to optimize the success of filtering surgery: timely control visits and appropriate actions and prescriptions ensure the best outcomes, allow recovery from a number of untoward events, and can...
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Series: Frontiers of Radiation Therapy and Oncology
Volume: 42
Published: 07 December 2009
10.1159/000262469
EISBN: 978-3-8055-9299-4
... to rely on them. Based on the existing level of evidence from randomized studies, the decision to irradiate a NSCLC patient postoperatively does not seem to be prudent, as several meta-analyses in fact have rather shown a detrimental effect than any benefit. As the majority of the randomized trials...
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Series: Frontiers of Gastrointestinal Research
Volume: 27
Published: 13 November 2009
10.1159/000258362
EISBN: 978-3-8055-9309-0
... and morbidity, especially when leakage follows an intrathoracic anastomosis [ 1 – 4 ]. The incidence of this complication has been reported to be between 4 and 17% and it is responsible for approximately 40% of postoperative deaths [ 2 – 4 ]. The spectrum of manifestations of anastomotic leakage ranges from...
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Series: Advances in Oto-Rhino-Laryngology
Volume: 65
Published: 22 January 2007
10.1159/000098794
EISBN: 978-3-318-01343-6
... Teflon piston was used. The pre- and postoperative bone conductionthresholds were compared at the frequencies 250Hz, 500 Hz, 1 kHz, 1.5 kHz, 2 kHz, 3 kHzand 4 kHz. The postoperative bone conduction between 250 Hz and 3 kHz was significantlybetter in the total stapedectomy group than in the stapedotomy...
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Series: Advances in Oto-Rhino-Laryngology
Volume: 65
Published: 22 January 2007
10.1159/000098844
EISBN: 978-3-318-01343-6
... of gastroesophageal reflux and postoperative vomiting (POV) in the etiology of poststapedectomygranuloma. Methods: 40 Spraque-Dawley rats of either sex and with a bodyweight of 200-300 g were used, and divided into different study groups: group 1: GC administrationto the middle ear (n = 8); group 2: phosphate...
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