Case Series Superior Hypogastric Plexus Combined with Ganglion Impar Neurolytic Blocks for Pelvic and/or Perineal Cancer Pain Relief From: South Egypt Cancer Institute, Anesthesia, Intensive Care, and Pain Management, South Egypt Cancer Institute, Assiut University, Assiut, Egypt. Dr. Ahmed is a Lecturer, South Egypt Cancer Institute, Anesthesia, Intensive Care, and Pain Management, South Egypt Cancer Institute, Assiut University, Assiut, Egypt. Dr. Mohamad is a Lecturer, South Egypt Cancer Institute, Anesthesia, Intensive Care, and Pain Management, South Egypt Cancer Institute, Assiut University, Assiut, Egypt. Dr. Sahar Mohamed. MD, Assistant Professor, South Egypt Cancer Institute, Anesthesia, Intensive Care, and Pain Management, South Egypt
Gall bladder cancer: The rates below are based on the stage of the cancer at the time of diagnosis(published in the AJCC Cancer Staging Manual in 2010). Incidence of gall bladder cancer is steadily rising even approaching 20% in Ganga belt region. Below table showing how much fetal Stage Relative 5-Year Survival Rate 0 80% I 50% II 28% IIIA 8% IIIB 7% IVA 4% IVB 2% Cervix cancer: In women, cervical cancer is second most common worldwide, next only to breast cancer. In India, cervical cancer is the most common cancer especially among rural based female. One woman dies of cervical cancer every 8 minutes in India.
Women who have an affected first- degree relative have twice the risk of developing a cervical tumor compared to women who have a nonbiologic first degree relative with a cervical tumor. Genetic predisposition accounts for fewer than 1% of cervical cancers. Cervical cancer usually occur in midlife and is most frequently diagnosed in women between the ages of 35 and 44. It seldomly develops in women younger than 20. It is important for many older women understand that the risk of developing cervical cancer is still present as they age.
Management of Allergic Rhinitis – Causes, Symptoms & Treatment! According to the World Health Organization (WHO) report, it is anticipated that nearly 334 million people across the globe suffer from asthma. Even more people are assumed to be affected by the allergic rhinitis. In the last few years, these conditions have increasingly affected the Southeast Asian countries. In this light, Dr. Chao Siew Shuen, Consultant Ear Nose & Throat at Gleneagles Medical Centre, shares information on how to management allergic rhinitis and recommends the treatment of this widespread medical condition.
Approximately 100,000 heart valve replacements are performed each year in the U.S. It is estimated that patients requiring heart valve replacements will be tripled from 290,000 in 2003 to 850,000 by 2050 (Yacoub and Takkenberg 2005). It is estimated that 5 million patients in India are suffering from heart valve disease and every year 50, 000 new patients are diagnosed with heart valve disease. Heart valves may become impaired either due to tightening of the valve preventing forward flow of blood which
This leads to severe health consequences ranging from visceral injury, genital injury to septicemia and death. An estimated 19 million unsafe abortions occur worldwide each year, resulting in the death of 70,000 women, contributing to 8.9% of maternal mortality 3,4. There are innumerable ways in which unsafe abortion can be conducted. Objects used for abortions are knitting needles, wooden or metal sticks, roots of plants or even a bougie. The complications can manifest immediately or after a few days5.
Maximum cases of Basal cell carcinoma(BCC) , bear mauls, RTA, electric burn, tin cut, machine injuries had a wait time of less than 30 days while post burn contractures had to wait for more than a month for their treatment. Patients admitted as emergency cases like RTA,s, bear mauls, carcinoma breast, SCC face, dog-bites, glass cut injuries were admitted on priority basis with least delay. The cases like cleft palate, burn contractures, hypospadias had a longer wait time of more than 60 days like average wait time of CA breast was 7.64 days, that of fall from height was 1.98 days, RTA was 11.41 days, skin cancers (SCC) was 24.24 days while less urgent cases like cleft lip had a mean wait time of 76.04 days, that of burn contractures was 40.53 days and that in hypospadias was 60.82
This specific type of cancer is one of the most common cancers in women and the second leading cause of deaths due to cancer. Approximately one out of every nine Caucasian women will be diagnosed with this dreadful form of cancer. Normally most women are
But medicine is so much more than that. Branches of medicine Medicine is divide in to many branches including: Anesthesiology the study of anesthetic drugs to achieve a state of total unconsciousness during surgery. Cardiology the study of heart, blood vessels and their diseases. Dermatology the branch of medicine that deals with treatment of skin diseases. Gynecology is the study of the female reproductive system.
There is slight chance that it may never happen (par.13). A drug designed to treat metastatic melanoma has produced dramatic results in patients with melanoma (Silberman, par.12). J. Leonard Lichtenfeld a medical officer at the American cancer society (Stein, par.8) said “this is a very exciting and important study in a disease that for decades has resisted any meaningful treatment when it has spread through the body” (par.10). Sixty eight thousand Americans are diagnosed with melanoma every year; 8700 are dead from the disease. It is one of deadliest forms of cancer, despite years of research
Black, Hispanic, and Native Americans only make up 12 percent of the U.S. medical school graduates. In 2013, the registered nurse minority count was 9 percent in a study done by National Council of State Boards of Nursing and The Forum of State Nursing Workforce Center. In 2013, show that 47
Literature Review Some of the databases that were searched for information about my PICOT questions were not directly related to patients in long-term care facilities. The Databases that were searched included CINAHL, National Guideline Clearing House, Ovid, and EBSCO, articles related to my PICOT was found on National Guideline Clearing House and Ovid. Some of the key words that were used during the search were Hendrich II fall risk tool, fall in Long-term care facilities, Geriatric falls, fall prevention and predicting fall. National Guideline Clearing (www.guideline.gov) produced about ten results directly related to the content in the PICOT question and CINAHL had thirty nine results. Levels of
75 subjects were enrolled in this study with a mean age of 67.1. There was almost an even split of males to females (50.7% to 49.3%, respectively). Physician adherence to the pathway was 85.3%. A main point the authors discuss is the physicians that did not follow the clinical pathway described being unsure or uncomfortable when it was advised to discharge the patient. At a 90-day follow up, one patient had suffered a stroke and three patients
On New Year 's Day, she found out that she had brain cancer. After multiple procedures to remove part of the tumor, Maynard learned that it had come back and was more aggressive. Doctors said she had fewer than six months to live. Brittany Maynard 's true legacy "I do not want to die. But I am dying," she wrote in an emotional essay for CNN in October 2014.