Journal of Surgery

Volume 8, Issue 2, April 2020

  • Preventive Effect of Electrical Stimulation Biofeedback Combined With Family Individualized Pelvic Floor Rehabilitation Training on Postpartum Pelvic Floor Dysfunction

    Huan Wang, Hong Zhou, Li Cheng

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 2, April 2020
    Pages: 43-47
    Received: 1 February 2020
    Accepted: 17 February 2020
    Published: 6 March 2020
    Abstract: Objective: To explore the preventive effect of electrical stimulation biofeedback combined with family individualized pelvic floor rehabilitation training on postpartum pelvic floor dysfunction (PFD). Methods: From June 2018 to June 2019, 124 women who underwent the first postpartum review (Postpartum4-6 weeks, lochia clean, no vaginal bleeding) in... Show More
  • Accelerated Wound Healing by a Topical Wound Healing Lipogel in Patients Undergoing Catheter De-placement - Evidence from a Randomized, Controlled Clinical Study

    Thomas Eberlein, Sami Siam

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 2, April 2020
    Pages: 48-55
    Received: 31 January 2020
    Accepted: 21 February 2020
    Published: 17 March 2020
    Abstract: Objective: The purpose of this clinical study was to assess a novel wound model and to compare the wound healing properties of a topical wound healing hydroactive lipogel (MediGel®) promoting moist wound environment versus standard treatment by a standard plaster und dry environmental conditions in patients undergoing catheter de-placement as a mod... Show More
  • Surgical Approach of Open Reduction and Internal Fixation for Proximal Humeral Fracture in the Elderly

    Liu Rui Jia, Meng Qing Qi, Li Si Ming

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 2, April 2020
    Pages: 56-61
    Received: 18 February 2020
    Accepted: 3 March 2020
    Published: 18 March 2020
    Abstract: Background: The incidence of proximal humeral fracture is increasing gradually. Many patients choose open reduction and internal fixation. With the maturity of surgical technology and thought, people begin to think about the optimization of surgical effect from the surgical incision, including less trauma, less bleeding, less postoperative complica... Show More
  • Preserved Tibial Attachment of Hamstring Graft Versus Detached Graft in Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction: A Randomized Controlled Study

    Patricio Espinoza Dumlao III, Lyndon Lovina Bathan, Patrick Mia Dizon

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 2, April 2020
    Pages: 62-66
    Received: 5 March 2020
    Accepted: 20 March 2020
    Published: 31 March 2020
    Abstract: Background: Anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) reconstruction is one of the most frequent procedures done by orthopedic surgeons. Successful reconstruction is founded on fast healing and incorporation of tendon graft which translates to earlier and aggressive rehabilitation and faster return to dynamic activities. Recent studies highlighted the impor... Show More
  • Intussusception Induced by Burkitt Lymphoma in an Adult Patient

    Olivia Makenzie Boyette, Bradley Casey III, Stephanie Khadeejah Tom, Todd Nicholas Tom

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 2, April 2020
    Pages: 67-70
    Received: 30 January 2020
    Accepted: 31 March 2020
    Published: 14 April 2020
    Abstract: Intussusception is defined as the telescoping of an intestinal region into an adjacent region of intestine. We present an interesting case of a retrograde intussusception due to an underlying Burkitt lymphoma. Case Presentation: We have a 41-year-old Caucasian male who presented to the Emergency Department (ED) with complaints of left sided periumb... Show More
  • Ovarian Conservation in Patients with Early Stage Endometrial Carcinoma (EC) as a Safe Alternative to Oophorectomy

    Walid A. Abdelsalam, Mohamed Fathy Abohashim, Doaa Mandour, Taha A. Baiomy, Ibrahim Heggy

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 2, April 2020
    Pages: 71-75
    Received: 25 February 2020
    Accepted: 6 March 2020
    Published: 17 April 2020
    Abstract: Background: Premenopausal females having early-stage EC have a favorable prognosis. The guidelines of surgical treatment of EC have not been modified and it consists of total hysterectomy, bilateral salpingo-oophrectomy, pelvic and para-aortic lymphadenectomy, regardless of patients’ age or EC stage. The drawbacks of performing bilateral BSO are in... Show More
  • Effect of a Seamless Device for Instillation on Bladder Instillation of Drug After Transurethral Resection of Bladder Tumor

    Liu Qian, Guo Xiaoxia

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 2, April 2020
    Pages: 76-80
    Received: 29 March 2020
    Accepted: 16 April 2020
    Published: 29 April 2020
    Abstract: Objective: We aim to explore the effect of a seamless device for instillation on bladder instillation of drug after transurethral resection of bladder tumor. Methods: There were 24 patients undergoing transurethral resection of bladder tumor in the department of urinary surgery from January 2019 to December 2019, and 150 person-times of bladder ins... Show More