Edema

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Edema

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Edema" returned 1460 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Should Reinke edema be considered a contributing factor to post-extubation failure?
 

Author(s): Andrea Cortegiani, Vincenzo Russotto, Santi Maurizio Raineri, Antonino Giarratano

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Last Updated: 19 Dec 2015

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Response to Comments on "High Altitude Pulmonary Edema in an Experienced Mountaineer. Possible Genetic Predisposition".
 

Author(s): Kenneth S Whitlow

Journal: West J Emerg Med. 2015 Sep;16(5):795-6.

 

Last Updated: 20 Nov 2015

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Comments on "High Altitude Pulmonary Edema in an Experienced Mountaineer. Possible Genetic Predisposition".
 

Author(s): Gaurav Sikri

Journal: West J Emerg Med. 2015 Sep;16(5):795.

 

Last Updated: 20 Nov 2015

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The terms "Edema" returned 159 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Nonallergic Eyelid Edema After Botulinum Toxin Type A Injection: Case Report and Review of Literature.
 

Author(s): Yin-Shuo Chang, Chang-Cheng Chang, Jen-Hsiang Shen, Yu-Tsung Chen, Karen Kar-Wun Chan

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2015 Sep;94(38):e1610.

 

Periocular botulinum toxin type A (BoNTA) injections are generally safe. Ptosis is the most common adverse effect, whereas eyelid edema is rarely reported. There is no consensus on the latter's incidence, clinical course, or treatment strategy. Here we managed a 59-year-old woman ...

Last Updated: 25 Sep 2015

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Postextubation laryngeal edema and stridor resulting in respiratory failure in critically ill adult patients: updated review.
 

Author(s): Wouter A Pluijms, Walther Nka van Mook, Bastiaan Hj Wittekamp, Dennis Cjj Bergmans

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Endotracheal intubation is frequently complicated by laryngeal edema, which may present as postextubation stridor or respiratory difficulty or both. Ultimately, postextubation laryngeal edema may result in respiratory failure with subsequent reintubation. Risk factors for postextubation ...

Last Updated: 23 Sep 2015

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The role of aflibercept in the management of diabetic macular edema.
 

Author(s): Andrew A Chang, Thomas Hong, Shaun Y Ewe, Bobak Bahrami, Geoffrey K Broadhead

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Diabetic macular edema (DME) represents one of the leading causes of visual impairment in working-age adults. Although there are several proven treatments available for this condition, pharmacotherapy through the use of intravitreal antivascular endothelial growth factor agents has ...

Last Updated: 14 Aug 2015

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

Trial of Switching Between Intravitreal Bevacizumab (Avastin®)& Intravitreal Dexamethasone (Ozurdex™) for Persistent Diabetic Macular Oedema
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Diabetes; Diabetic Macular Oedema; Diabetic Macular Edema; Diabetic Retinopathy

 

Last Updated: 11 Jun 2014

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Effect of Topical Brimonidine on Post Cataract Surgery Corneal Edema
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: Corneal Edema; Visual Acuity

 

Last Updated: 1 Dec 2008

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Macular Edema Ranibizumab v. Intravitreal Anti-inflammatory Therapy Trial
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: Uveitis; Macular Edema

 

Last Updated: 4 Dec 2015

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