surgical treatment

surgical treatment

See treatment.

surgical treatment

A surgical intervention performed after the appropriate medical evaluation and diagnostic tests have determined the need for procedure.
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The plan covers approximately 600 surgeries and ensures a definite benefit amount depending on the surgical treatment, which is graded based on the costs.
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However, the assessment of patient-generated outcomes has produced cost-effectiveness data supporting surgical treatment for these conditions, as they provide significant value to the patient over the long term.
Among their topics are the anatomy of the sellar and parasellar region, the radiologic evaluation and diagnosis for pathology in the region, medical evaluation and management, ophthalmologic evaluation and management, the surgical treatment of meningiomas, the surgical treatment of chordomas and chondrosarcomas, trans-sphernoidal approaches to the sellar and parasellar area, radiation therapy, and chemotherapy options.
These proceedings for the May 2004 congress include a collection of papers on various aspects and techniques of surgery, including that of the rotator cuff, with such topics as the factors influencing the outcome of nonsurgical treatment for partial thickness rotator cuff tears, bursal envelopes and mini-open incisions; shoulder instability, including reviews of surgical treatment; fractures about the shoulder, including surgical treatment of head-splitting fractures of the humerus; the acromioclavicular joint; primary shoulder arthroplasty; revision shoulder arthroplasty; other shoulder topics, the elbow; and basic science.
Surgical treatment of this complication involves careful repair using tissue flaps for successful resolution.
22) Nevertheless, surgical treatment of GERD often fails to relieve respiratory symptoms.
LOUIS -- Anal physiologic testing in patients with fecal incontinence is of greatest value for those who have failed medical or surgical treatment, Dr.
11 NEW ENGLAND JOURNAL OF MEDICINE, "the patients originally assigned to surgical treatment who survived to five years fared worse than those [who survived to five years] in the medically treated group, and the benefit of early surgical treatment gradually decreased.
There have been recent successes in the surgical treatment of large AAAs, but when someone is diagnosed with a small aneurysm, the prescription is quite simply to "watch and wait" and see what happens.
Focusing on the surgical treatment of skeletal trauma, this text contains 34 heavily illustrated and well-organized chapters that residents and practitioners will find informative and practical.
Changing trends in the surgical treatment of Meniere's disease: Results of a 10-year survey.