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Negative pressure wound therapy for treating surgical wounds healing by secondary intention (open surgical wounds) | Cochrane

Following surgery, incisions are usually closed by fixing the edges together with sutures (stitches), staples, adhesive glue or clips. This process helps the cut edges heal together and is called 'healing by primary intention'. However, not all incised wounds are closed in this way: where there is high risk of infection, or when there has been significant tissue loss, wounds may be left open to heal from the 'bottom up'.  
cochrane.org
over 6 years ago
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Paracetamol (acetaminophen) for prevention or treatment of pain in newborns | Cochrane

Background: Newborn infants have the ability to experience pain. Newborns treated in neonatal intensive care units are exposed to numerous painful procedures. Healthy newborns are exposed to pain if the birth process consists of assisted vaginal birth by vacuum extraction or by forceps and during blood sampling for newborn screening tests.  
cochrane.org
over 6 years ago
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Video Laryngoscopy

This week, Eric Shappell from University of Chicago brings you this great clip on Video Laryngoscopy from his airway series!    
emin5.com
over 6 years ago
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iSperm Automatically Analyzes Sperm Concentration and Motility Using an iPad mini |

Aidmics, a new Taiwanese firm, is hoping to bring sperm analysis anywhere, anytime thanks to a new clip-on microscope and a custom iOS app. The iSperm micr  
medgadget.com
over 6 years ago