Minor Surgical Procedures

Known as: Minor Surgeries, Minor Surgery, surgery minor 
Surgery for problems and injuries that are of relatively slight extent, and with a low risk for life threatening complications.
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Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
BACKGROUND Severe pain after surgery remains a major problem, occurring in 20-40% of patients. Despite numerous published studies… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Following surgery, elderly patients often suffer from postoperative cognitive dysfunction (POCD) which can persist long after… (More)
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
BACKGROUND Information regarding hepatitis C virus genotypes and subtypes circulating in Pakistan and various risk factors for… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
BACKGROUND Dexmedetomidine reduces the dose requirements for opioids and anaesthetic agents. The purpose of this study was to… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
BACKGROUND Major surgery is frequently associated with postoperative cognitive dysfunction (POCD) in elderly patients. Type of… (More)
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2003
2003
BACKGROUND Recent studies have shown that a local anaesthetic action of tramadol 5% was able to induce a sensory block to… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
OBJECTIVE Parents are often the primary source of information regarding their children's pain in both research and clinical… (More)
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1997
1997
PROBLEM ADDRESSED Minor surgical procedures are an important part of general practice. Family medicine faculty members must feel… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
POSSUM (Physiological and Operative Severity Score for the enUmeration of Morbidity and mortality) has been studied as a possible… (More)
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
1. Recent studies have suggested that interleukin-6 is a major mediator of the acute-phase protein response in man. The aim of… (More)
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