Retractor, device

Known as: retractors, RETRACTOR, RETRACTOR, ALL TYPES 
A surgical instrument designed to hold back the edges of a surgical incision or maneuver internal anatomic structures within the operating area… (More)
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2007
Review
2007
Local excision (LE) of T1 low-risk (G1–2/L0/V0) rectal cancer is an established approach with local recurrence (LR) rates of ∼5… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
OBJECTIVE The microendoscopic discectomy (MED) technique was initially developed in 1997 to treat herniated lumbar disc disease… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
Background: Endoscopic transsphenoidal surgery was developed under a minimally invasive surgical strategy. This endonasal… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Acetylcholine (ACh) evokes the conduction of vasodilation along resistance microvessels. However, it is not known which cell… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
OBJECTIVES Microsurgical techniques and instruments that help to reduce intraoperative retraction of normal intracranial neuronal… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
BACKGROUND As an element of a minimally invasive management approach, we had developed an endonasal endoscopic transsphenoidal… (More)
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1995
Highly Cited
1995
Local regulation of microvascular blood flow is a complex process in which the needs of the tissue must be communicated to the… (More)
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1995
Highly Cited
1995
Bath application of the muscarinic agonist pilocarpine onto the deafferented stick insect thoracic nerve cord induced long… (More)
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Highly Cited
1984
Highly Cited
1984
The authors describe a surgical technique that allows access to the posterior temporal horn of the lateral ventricle with… (More)
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Highly Cited
1984
Highly Cited
1984
Recordings of upper eyelid movements in humans, guinea pigs, and rabbits demonstrated that all three species displayed… (More)
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