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debridement

[dē′brīd·mənt]
(medicine)
A surgical procedure for removing lacerated, morbid, or contaminated tissue.
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By and large, patients who undergo ESS with an exacting surgical technique, judicious debridement of the postoperative surgical cavity, proactive wound care, and an absence of deleterious host factors tend to experience excellent wound-healing outcomes.
A time to first surgical debridement, beyond 24 hours from admission was a significant factor associated with mortality (p=0.04), although the number of surgical debridements did not differ significantly between survivors and non-survivors(p=0.28).
Parameters recorded included age, gender, comorbidities, metabolic parameters, serum haematological parameters, serum biochemical parameters, extent of debridement, number of re-debridements, organisms cultured, ICU admission, management, length of hospital stay and outcome.
The main treatment modalities in eluded supportive care alone, IVIG, corticosteroids, cyclosporine, surgical debridement, and biologies.
HbA1c >7%, hemoglobin <8 g/dl, more the one ulcer, patients needing a second or a third debridement, pregnant and nursing mothers.
Objectif : Le debridement minutieux constitue la base du traitement parodontal et est une expertise fondamentale propre a l'hygiene dentaire.
We consider the following four principles crucial in appropriately managing difficult or complex cases of PJI: identifcation, debridement, antibiotics, and patience.
The patient's systemic overall deterioration with severe anemia (Hg = 6.4g/dl), persistent acute renal failure, and necrosis of the edges of the right amputation stump dictated a transfer of the patient to the OR on day 8 after admission and debridement of the necrotic edges of the right amputation stump (Figure 2).
It is a surgical emergency in which rapid onset of management with broad spectrum intravenous antibiotics and surgical irrigation and debridement is necessary to prevent potentially fatal consequences.
She started on intravenous ceftriaxone and was taken to the operating theater for bilateral debridement and incisional biopsy as inflammatory breast cancer was suspected.
Consequently, the aim of this study was to explore the debridement efficacy of mixtures of rutile Ti[O.sub.2] particles and [H.sub.2][O.sub.2] under visible light irradiation (405 nm wavelength) on Staphylococcus epidermidis and Pseudomonas aeruginosa biofilm adherent to Ti surfaces.