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Barriers to male-partner participation in programs to prevent mother-to-child HIV transmission in South Africa.
Efforts to prevent mother-to-child HIV transmission (PMTCT) in sub-Saharan Africa have focused overwhelmingly on women, to the unintended exclusion of their male partners. A cross-sectional study wasExpand
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Where are the men? Targeting male partners in preventing mother-to-child HIV transmission
Abstract Involvement of male partners may increase adherence to and improve outcomes of programs to prevent mother-to-child HIV transmission (PMTCT). Greater understanding of factors impeding maleExpand
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Clinical and Radiological Outcomes Comparing Percutaneous Chevron-Akin Osteotomies vs Open Scarf-Akin Osteotomies for Hallux Valgus
Background: Minimally invasive surgeries have gained popularity due to less soft tissue trauma and better wound healing. To date, limited studies have compared the outcomes of percutaneous and openExpand
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Subtalar arthroscopy and fluoroscopy in percutaneous fixation of intra-articular calcaneal fractures
Introduction: Percutaneous fixation of intra-articular calcaneal fractures is traditionally assisted only by intraoperative fluoroscopy. Previous studies have demonstrated that the additional use ofExpand
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A novel ex vivo trainer for robotic vesicourethral anastomosis
Robotic surgical skill development is central to training in urology as well as other surgical disciplines. Vesicourethral anastomosis (VUA) in robotic prostatectomy is a challenging task for novicesExpand
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Recommendations for Opioid Prescribing after Endourological and Minimally Invasive Urological Surgery: An Expert Panel Consensus.
PURPOSE Opioids are frequently overprescribed after surgery. The 2018 American Urological Association position statement on opioid use suggests using the lowest dose and potency to achieve painExpand
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Minimal Clinically Important Differences for American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society Score in Hallux Valgus Surgery
Background: The American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society (AOFAS) score is one of the most common and adapted outcome scales in hallux valgus surgery. However, AOFAS is predominantly physician basedExpand
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Two year outcomes of minimally invasive hallux valgus surgery.
BACKGROUND We report our experience with the Minimally Invasive Chevron Akin (MICA) technique for correcting hallux valgus, and evaluate its effectiveness and associated complications. METHODS CaseExpand
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Neurosyphilis in a Non-HIV Patient: More than a Psychiatric Concern
Neurosyphilis is a form of tertiary syphilis infection caused by the spirochete bacterium Treponema pallidum. Patients suffering from this illness can present with neurological manifestations such asExpand
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Transvaginal mesh in the media following the 2011 US food and drug administration public health notification update
Prompted by patients’ changing perceptions of transvaginal mesh, this study examines how mesh has been reported in the news following the 2011 US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) updatedExpand
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