saline irrigation

saline irrigation

the washing out of a body cavity or wound with a stream of salt solution, usually an isotonic aqueous solution of sodium chloride.
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One alternative to postoperative prophylactic antibiotic drops is saline irrigation in the operating room.
Endoscopic debridement in the office setting and mechanical self-debridement with intranasal saline irrigation should minimize synechiae.
Studies have shown that intranasal application of medications is a reliable delivery method for many drugs, including topical anesthetics and vasoconstrictors, antibiotics, sedatives, and opiates for pediatric sedation, gentle postoperative saline irrigation, and home saline irrigation for sinusitis.
It makes the age-old therapy of sinus and nasal saline irrigation effective, comfortable and therefore adoptable.
While bipolar resection with saline irrigation solution offers clinical benefits for patients who are cardiac challenged or have other co-morbidities, monopolar resection offers an economical and time-tested treatment for otherwise healthy patients.
Saline irrigation facilitates energy flow, allowing swift, deep heating that quickly neutralizes cells in a linear fashion.
Tenders are invited for Supply of Normal Saline irrigation 3 ltr pack
A first-aid kit with gauze, bandages, saline irrigation solution, and antibacterial ointment
The SCA also demanded that chief minister should immediately direct the irrigation department to start desilting of the saline irrigation drains without further delay.
2011) observed decreases in stem diameter with saline irrigation in peanuts.
Otolaryngologists observed that saline irrigation after surgery reduced the risk of postoperative mucosal adhesions and enhanced mucosal healing rather than just clearing secretions, debris and crusts.
Gamma irradiation at level of 20 Gy significant increased polyphenol oxidase activity under saline irrigation compared with the corresponding control although no effect was observed when a higher radiation dose used.