Decompression, Surgical

Known as: Decompressions, Surgical, Surgical Decompression, Surgical Decompressions 
A surgical operation for the relief of pressure in a body compartment or on a body part. (From Dorland, 28th ed)
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1943-2018
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2016
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2016
Traumatic spinal cord injuries (SCIs) affect 1.3 million North Americans, producing devastating physical, social, and vocational… (More)
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2010
2010
HYPOTHESIS In patients with severe acute pancreatitis and abdominal compartment syndrome, establishment of the indications and… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
BACKGROUND Patients with space-occupying hemispheric infarctions have a poor prognosis, with case fatality rates of up to 80%. In… (More)
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2007
2007
BACKGROUND Femoroacetabular impingement of the hip joint has been identified as a major cause for hip pain in athletes. Surgical… (More)
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2006
2006
OBJECT The use of decompressive craniectomy has experienced a revival in the previous decade, although its actual benefit on… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
Cerebral edema contributes significantly to morbidity and death associated with many common neurological disorders. However… (More)
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1996
1996
AIMS/BACKGROUND In Graves' ophthalmopathy the increase in volume of intraocular muscles and fat will cause elevated intraorbital… (More)
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1995
1995
Entrapment of the lateral femoral cutaneous (LFC) nerve as a source of anterolateral thigh dysesthesias has been recognized for… (More)
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1992
1992
Symptomatic diabetic sensorimotor polyneuropathy is considered progressive and irreversible. The hypothesis that symptoms of… (More)
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1990
1990
Hypopituitarism is a major manifestation of pituitary adenoma apoplexy. We postulated that the acute deterioration in pituitary… (More)
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