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Medical treatment of peptic ulcer is highly successful, and the eradication of Helicobacter pylori (H. pylori) reduces ulcer recurrence. However, the incidence of perforated duodenal ulcer and its associated mortality have not been reduced by modern methods of therapy. Laparoscopic simple closure and omental plug by suturing, fibrin glue, and stapler have(More)
OBJECTIVE To compare the accuracy of pulse oximetry oxygen saturation (SpO2) measured on the right wrist and right ankle in relation to the ipsilateral palm and sole, respectively. STUDY DESIGN A prospective observational study carried out on neonates and infants admitted to intensive care units. SpO2 was measured at the right palm and wrist and the right(More)
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