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Cervical Spondylotic Myelopathy presenting as mechanical neck pain: a case report.
Cervical Spondylotic Myelopathy (CSM) is the most common type of myelopathy in adults over 55 years of age. In the early stages symptoms may include local neck pain and stiffness that might mimic the presentation of ...
Open wound healing of the osseocutaneous fibula flap donor site
Split skin grafts are the predominant method of closure for fibular flap donor sites. We present a novel approach to manage the donor site using the inter-related components of secondary intention healing: creation of a ...
Effectiveness of 3 methods of anchorage reinforcement for maximum anchorage in adolescents: A 3-arm multicenter randomized clinical trial
(Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop. 2014 Jul;146(1):10-20. doi: 10.1016/j.ajodo.2014.03.020., 2014)
INTRODUCTION: The objective of this 3-arm parallel randomized clinical trial was to compare the effectiveness of temporary anchorage devices (TADs), Nance button palatal arches, and headgear for anchorage supplementation ...
Care of the dying: priorities for the future
(Br J Hosp Med (Lond). 2014 Jul;75(7):364-5. doi: 10.12968/hmed.2014.75.7.364., 2014)
Optimizing knee arthroscopy documentation using a new template
INTRODUCTION: The purpose of the study was to assess the quality of documentation of knee arthroscopy and evaluate the implementation of a novel operative template. METHOD: A 34-point assessment was undertaken based on ...
'Acoustic shock': a new occupational disease? observations from clinical and medico-legal practice
OBJECTIVE: 'Acoustic Shock' injury has arisen with the proliferation of telephone-based employment but is not yet fully understood. This study aimed to further characterize this phenomenon by reviewing the current literature ...
Use of eyewear for high definition video recording in surgical training
The requirement of the European Working Time Directive (EWTR) that operating time for trainees should be reduced has highlighted the need to maximise the educational benefits from every encounter.1 The ability to video ...