Unnecessary Procedures

Known as: Procedure, Unnecessary, Procedures, Unnecessary, Unnecessary Procedure 
Diagnostic, therapeutic, and investigative procedures prescribed and performed by health professionals, the results of which do not justify the… (More)
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2014
2014
OBJECTIVE To measure the sensitivity of modern CT in patients presenting to the emergency department and evaluated for possible… (More)
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2010
Highly Cited
2010
BACKGROUND Neurologic complications of endocarditis can influence diagnosis, therapeutic plans, and prognosis. OBJECTIVE To… (More)
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2008
2008
INTRODUCTION Pleural drainage with chest tube insertion for thoracic trauma is a common and often life-saving technique. Although… (More)
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2006
Review
2006
Most men referred for breast imaging have palpable lumps, breast enlargement, or tenderness. Most of the evaluated lesions are… (More)
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2004
2004
OBJECTIVES To report the prevalence, presentation, diagnostic modalities, and treatment of ovarian pregnancy in one institution… (More)
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2004
2004
BACKGROUND Residual structural abnormalities after definitive treatment of head and neck squamous cell carcinoma (HNSCC) are… (More)
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2000
2000
Thromboses are a common complication of central venous catheters in cancer patients. This study was performed to analyze… (More)
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2000
2000
The effectiveness of extended lymph-node dissection for patients with gastric cancer still remains unclear because favorable… (More)
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1991
1991
Hospital infection control can be accomplished with less pollution to the environment, nevertheless retaining the same standard… (More)
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1988
1988
Approximately 10% of all cases of Ewing's sarcoma arise from a rib. Conventional management has included chest wall resection (3… (More)
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