Balloon Tamponade

Known as: Balloon Tamponades, Tamponade, Balloon, Tamponades, Balloon 
The use of an inflatable sac to apply pressure in a lumen to stop the flow of blood or hemorrhage.
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1953-2018
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2008
2008
OBJECTIVE To evaluate uterine balloon tamponade in the management of postpartum hemorrhage (PPH). Method and study design… (More)
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2008
2008
BACKGROUND AND AIM Balloon-occluded retrograde transvenous obliteration (B-RTO) is a new alternative treatment for gastric… (More)
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2007
2007
BACKGROUND Cervical pregnancy, an uncommon variety of ectopic gestation is associated with high morbidity and adverse… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
Several treatments have been proven to be effective for variceal bleeding in patients with cirrhosis. The aim of this multicenter… (More)
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2002
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2002
OBJECTIVE This study was performed to evaluate the clinical efficacy, feasibility, and complications of balloon-occluded… (More)
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1996
1996
A 60-year-old man with massive hemoptysis was treated successfully by modified bronchoscopic balloon tamponade technique… (More)
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1994
1994
BACKGROUND The option of using direct compression to arrest haemorrhage from an oesophageal varix was introduced by Westphal in… (More)
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1989
1989
Patients, methods, and results Over two years 30 patients were referred to this unit for the management of variceal bleeding with… (More)
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1988
1988
The efficacy and complications of esophageal tamponade as the first procedure in the routine management of acute variceal… (More)
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1985
1985
A prospective randomized controlled clinical trial was performed in 43 consecutive histologically proved cirrhotic patients with… (More)
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