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Mesh support for vaginal prolapse repair prone to erosion

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Polypropylene mesh placement during vaginal reconstructive surgery for pelvic organ prolapse appears to do more harm than good, according to a small randomized trial in the August issue of Obstetrics and Gynecology. The investigators stopped study recruitment early when five of...

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Minor decreases in hemoglobin after transradial percutaneous coronary intervention

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – Decreases in hemoglobin after transradial percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) are minor in most patients, researchers from Quebec Heart-Lung Institute report in the July 15th American Journal of Cardiology. Few data have been reported on the changes in hemoglobin after...
Charles E. Argoff, MD, Professor of Neurology and Director of The Comprehensive Pain Center at the Albany Medical Center, reviews certain decision effects using the topical medication versus the oral. Dr. Argoff summarizes topical and oral side NSAIDs(Non-Steroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drug). He advises the...