Edema

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Edema

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Edema" returned 1557 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

A Trial Study of Moxibustion with a Warming Needle on Edema.
 

Author(s): Wen-Ping Zhang, Yuki Onose, Takahiko Fujikawa

Journal: J Acupunct Meridian Stud. 2017 Jan;10(1):20-25.

 

Edema is an accumulation of an excessive amount of watery fluid in cells or intercellular tissues. In order to examine the effects of acupuncture and moxibustion on edema, seven subjects were randomly divided into three groups, that was a Control group, an Acupuncture group (Acp), ...

Last Updated: 3 Mar 2017

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Immediate Postoperative Intraocular Pressure Adjustment Reduces Risk of Cystoid Macular Edema after Uncomplicated Micro Incision Coaxial Phacoemulsification Cataract Surgery.
 

Author(s): John S Jarstad, Allison R Jarstad, Gary W Chung, Robert A Tester, Linda E Day

Journal: Korean J Ophthalmol. 2017 Feb;31(1):39-43.

 

To determine the accuracy of visual estimation of immediate postoperative intraocular pressure (IOP) following microincision cataract surgery (MICS) and the effect of immediate postoperative IOP adjustment on prevention of cystoid macular edema (CME).

Last Updated: 28 Feb 2017

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Pseudophakic cystoid macular edema prevention and risk factors; prospective study with adjunctive once daily topical nepafenac 0.3% versus placebo.
 

Author(s): Sean McCafferty, April Harris, Corin Kew, Tala Kassm, Lisa Lane, Jason Levine, Meisha Raven

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Define the effectiveness of a topical non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) added to topical steroid use after uncomplicated phacoemulsification for the prevention of pseudophakic cystoid macular edema (PCME) using a prospective, randomized, double-masked, placebo-controlled clinical study.

Last Updated: 21 Feb 2017

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The terms "Edema" returned 181 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Spectral Domain Optical Coherence Tomography Features and Classification Systems for Diabetic Macular Edema: A Review.
 

Author(s): Surabhi Ruia, Sandeep Saxena, Chui Ming Gemmy Cheung, Jagjit S Gilhotra, Timothy Y Y Lai

Journal: Asia Pac J Ophthalmol (Phila). ;5(5):360-7.

 

Spectral domain optical coherence tomography (SD-OCT) is fast becoming the current standard of care for the detection and assessment of diabetic macular edema. With the application of SD-OCT for imaging of retinal microstructure and measurement of retinal thickness, new information ...

Last Updated: 16 Sep 2016

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Glucocorticoids in the management of peritumoral brain edema: a review of molecular mechanisms.
 

Author(s): Roger Murayi, Prashant Chittiboina

Journal: Childs Nerv Syst. 2016 Dec;32(12):2293-2302.

 

Peritumoral brain edema (PTBE) is mediated by blood-brain barrier breakdown. PTBE results from interstitial vasogenic brain edema due to vascular endothelial growth factor and other inflammatory products of brain tumors. Glucocorticoids (GCs) are the mainstay for treatment of PTBE ...

Last Updated: 10 Sep 2016

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Serotonin Syndrome Induced by Combined Use of Mirtazapine and Olanzapine Complicated with Rhabdomyolysis, Acute Renal Failure, and Acute Pulmonary Edema-A Case Report.
 

Author(s): Chi-Shun Wu, Show-Hwa Tong, Cheung-Ter Ong, Sheng-Feng Sung

Journal: Acta Neurol Taiwan. 2015 Dec;24(4):117-21.

 

Serotonin syndrome is a potentially life-threatening complication of serotonergic agents. Although mirtazapine is a relatively safe antidepressant and has a comparatively low incidence of side effects, it still could induce serotonin syndrome.

Last Updated: 23 Jun 2016

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Last Updated: 12 Apr 2016

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Last Updated: 3 Mar 2017

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