Provides information about acute and chronic forms of pancreatitis, including symptoms, diagnosis, complications, and available treatments.
Vol. 22, No. 1, 1998 61 Complications of Alcohol Withdrawal Pathophysiological Insights Louis A. Trevisan, M.D., Nashaat Boutros, M.D., Ismene L. Petrakis, M.D., and John H. Krystal, M.D. Disease processes or events that accompany acute alcohol withdrawal (AW) can cause significant illness and ...
P eople who abuse alcohol 1 are at risk for numerous alcohol-related medical complications, including those affecting the blood (i.e., the blood cells as well as proteins present in the blood plasma) and the bone marrow, where the blood cells are produced.
Provides information about the causes, symptoms, diagnosis, complications, and treatment of cirrhosis. Includes a list of additional resources.
Complications of Deep Brain Stimulation Surgery Marwan I. Hariz, MD, PhD* Department of Neurosurgery, University Hospital, Umeå, Sweden Abstract: Currently, DBS is a commonly performed surgery for treatment of movement disorders, especially Parkinson's disease.
1189 Complications After Total Gastrectomy and Esophagojejunostomy: Radiologic Evaluation MarcS. Levin& Total gastrectomy and esophagojejunostomy is an increasingly common operation AdamR.
CORE CURRICULUM IN NEPHROLOGY Hemodialysis Complications Jonathan Himmelfarb, MD INTRODUCTION Hemodialysis is now used as a life-sustaining therapy for more than 300,000 patients in the United States who have end-stage renal disease.
This booklet highlights the most common problems associated with silicone gel-filled and saline-filled breast implants: those that occur in the breast or chest area, known as “local complications.”
3 67 Pregnancy Complications Objectives By the end of this chapter you should be able to • Implement treatment for vaginal bleeding during pregnancy • Assess and treat the patient with suspected ectopic pregnancy • Understand the causes of disseminated intravascular coagulation in ...
DKA is one of the major acute diabetic complications. It usually occurs in the context of total insulin deficiency, such as in insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus (IDDM).