Sengstaken

Seng·sta·ken

(seng'stā'kĕn),
Robert W., 20th-century U.S. neurosurgeon. See: Sengstaken-Blakemore tube.
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Crystal Sengstaken, The Archer School for Girls, Los Angeles, CA After the study of the anatomy and physiology of the muscular system, students in Sengstaken's System Biology and Disease class design their own unique experiment utilizing the Vernier EKG Sensor in order to answer a question of their choice about muscle function and neuromuscular reflexes.
Failure to arrest bleeding by sclerotherapy was managed by placement of a Sengstaken Blakemore tube (SSBT).
70 sclerosis, mean Median (range) 22 (3-59) 13 (3-52) SSBT 0 3 Co-existent gastric varices 13 9 EHPVO = extrahepatic portal vein obstruction; SSBT = Sengstaken Blakemore tube.
A commercially available balloon or a Sengstaken Blakemore oesophageal catheter can be used.
8%) variceal bleeding was profuse and visibility obscured, preventing safe endoscopic intervention and a Sengstaken balloon tube was inserted to control bleeding, followed by repeat endoscopy 12 hours later.
Canine rescue and rehabilitation is very near and dear to our hearts," offered Kerri Sengstaken, co-founder of dav.
Founded by husband-and-wife team Dave and Kerri Sengstaken, Style West is a marketing and distribution company based in surf-side Oxnard, California.
The stars seem impressed with the style and comfort that dav rainwear offers, and love the fun prints and high end design," said Dave Sengstaken, president and founder of dav.
StyleWest was founded in 2002 by Oxnard couple Dave and Kerri Sengstaken.
6) minor treatments such as: lumbar puncture, puncture of pleural and peritoneal, the assumption of a gastric tube, probe Sengstaken, arterial cannulation,
Sengstaken added, "At New York Fashion Week, our dav umbrellas were a bright spot amidst gloomy skies and damp weather.
Our company experienced a tremendous amount of growth over a short period, seriously testing the limits of our previous IT infrastructure," said Dave Sengstaken, president, Style West.