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B Fomete et al.
Nigerian journal of clinical practice, 16(3), 334-338 (2013-06-19)
The objectives of this prospective randomized study were to clinically evaluate the longevity of resorbable sutures (chromic catgut and vicryl) and determine the effect of chlorhexidine mouth wash on their absorption time in oral surgical procedures. Both sutures were of
Kiran Kumar Vangara et al.
Anticancer research, 33(6), 2425-2434 (2013-06-12)
Extreme hydrophobicity and poor stability of SN-38, a highly potent topoisomerase I inhibitor, has prevented its clinical use. Its encapsulation into nanoparticles may be a way to overcome these problems. Here we report the use of SN-38-loaded hyaluronic acid (HA)-decorated
K V Balusubramanya et al.
The journal of contemporary dental practice, 13(6), 806-811 (2013-02-14)
The purpose of the present study was to evaluate clinical and radiological healing effects after treatment of class II furcation defects using bioresorbable periodontal mesh barriers. The patients for the following study were selected from Outpatient, Department of Periodontics, College
Vanna Sanna et al.
International journal of nanomedicine, 7, 5501-5516 (2012-10-25)
Resveratrol, like other natural polyphenols, is an extremely photosensitive compound with low chemical stability, which limits the therapeutic application of its beneficial effects. The development of innovative formulation strategies, able to overcome physicochemical and pharmacokinetic limitations of this compound, may
Kevin F Kia et al.
JAMA dermatology, 149(6), 687-691 (2013-06-12)
Wounds that heal under tension lead to wider and more conspicuous scars and result in decreased long-term patient satisfaction. We hypothesized that prolonged intradermal suture lifetime can decrease scar spread in wounds under tension. To determine whether prolonged intradermal support
Jingwei Tian et al.
Food and chemical toxicology : an international journal published for the British Industrial Biological Research Association, 52, 143-152 (2012-11-21)
Continuous dopaminergic stimulation (CDS) is an important drug development strategy in the treatment of Parkinson's disease (PD). Rotigotine is a non-ergoline D(3)/D(2)/D(1) dopamine receptor agonist for treating PD. As a new treatment option for CDS, rotigotine-loaded microspheres (RoMS), long-acting sustained-release
Russell W Fugazzi et al.
Veterinary surgery : VS, 42(2), 198-204 (2012-12-12)
To (1) evaluate biomechanical strength of 4 different laparoscopic knots using 2 suture types, and (2) evaluate carotid artery ligature bursting pressure of 2 knots using a single suture type. Biomechanical materials testing. Suture material (3-0 polydioxanone, 3-0 polyglactin 910).
Andrea Willey et al.
Ophthalmic plastic and reconstructive surgery, 29(2), 137-138 (2013-03-09)
Precise apposition of the tarsal plates and meticulous alignment of the eyelid margins are essential to ensure a seamless repair and avoid notching of the eyelid margin. The authors present a simple and reliable technique that firmly apposes and precisely
Mani Gajendiran et al.
Colloids and surfaces. B, Biointerfaces, 104, 107-115 (2013-01-10)
A series of biodegradable low molecular weight PLGA-PEG-PLGA tri-block copolymers have been synthesized in powder form. The anti-tuberculosis drug Isoniazid (INH) loaded polymeric core-shell nanoparticles (CSNPs) have been prepared by sonication followed by water-in-oil-in-water (w/o/w) double emulsification technique. The nanoparticles
Charles M Myer et al.
The Laryngoscope, 125(1), 167-170 (2014-08-06)
Suture closure and fibrin glue placement have been advocated as alternatives to healing by secondary intention. The aim of this study was to examine the tensile strength of these microflap closure techniques. Basic research. Three pairs of excised bovine true
Shu-Chun Chuang et al.
Parasites & vectors, 6, 34-34 (2013-02-13)
Current development efforts of subunit vaccines against Toxoplasma gondii, the etiological agent of toxoplasmosis, have been focused mainly on tachyzoite surface antigen 1 (SAG1). Since microparticles made from poly (lactide-co-glycolide) (PLG) polymers have been developed as safe, potent adjuvants or
J Idaszek et al.
Materials science & engineering. C, Materials for biological applications, 33(7), 4352-4360 (2013-08-06)
Biodegradable materials, which are currently available for bone tissue regeneration, still have limitations regarding their degradation rate, mechanical stability and/or biological response. Thus, a novel generation of materials for bioactive bone scaffolds is needed that triggers hydroxyapatite formation and can
Halil Huseyin Cagatay et al.
Postgraduate medicine, 126(1), 97-103 (2014-01-08)
Pterygium is a common clinical entity that usually causes visual impairment, astigmatism and cosmetic problems. Although many surgical techniques to treat pterygium have been proposed, no single method, with minimal patient complications, has yet been accepted and established. Excision combined
Ryan L Kerstein et al.
Journal of plastic, reconstructive & aesthetic surgery : JPRAS, 66(6), 835-838 (2013-04-06)
Hypospadias is the most common congenital condition affecting between 1 in 250 and 300 live births. Even in experienced hands, surgery to repair this congenital defect can have a high complication rate. Wound dehiscence is reported to occur in 5%
Nurettin Kahramansoy et al.
Clinical and investigative medicine. Medecine clinique et experimentale, 35(6), E351-E357 (2012-12-12)
Reversible obstructive jaundice models have some limiting features, including the need for a second anaesthesia, re-laparotomy and surgical intervention after common bile duct ligation. The present study investigates the feasibility of a new application that can eliminate these limitations. Rapidly
Rongcai Liang et al.
International journal of pharmaceutics, 454(1), 344-353 (2013-07-23)
Peptide or protein degradation often occurs when water flows into the dosage form. The aim of this study was to investigate the effect of water on exenatide acylation in poly(lactide-co-glycolide) (PLGA) microspheres. Exenatide-loaded PLGA microspheres were incubated at different relative
Hannu Paajanen et al.
International journal of surgery (London, England), 11(1), 81-84 (2012-12-19)
Chronic pain may be a major long-term problem related to mesh material and operative trauma in inguinal hernioplasty. Lichtenstein hernioplasty was performed under local anaesthesia in 312 patients by the same surgeon and technique between 2003 and 2005. The patients
Kyle E Broaders et al.
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 106(14), 5497-5502 (2009-03-27)
Materials that combine facile synthesis, simple tuning of degradation rate, processability, and biocompatibility are in high demand for use in biomedical applications. We report on acetalated dextran, a biocompatible material that can be formed into microparticles with degradation rates that
A Karim Nawfal et al.
JSLS : Journal of the Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons, 16(4), 525-529 (2013-03-15)
Empirical evidence is needed to assess clinical appropriateness of any new surgical device or material. Differences in surgical outcomes between Vicryl figure-of-8 and V-Loc barbed sutures for vaginal cuff closure during robotic hysterectomy were assessed. We examined the electronic medical
Patrick Vavken et al.
Arthroscopy : the journal of arthroscopic & related surgery : official publication of the Arthroscopy Association of North America and the International Arthroscopy Association, 29(1), 122-132 (2012-12-04)
The objective of this study was to assess the effect of absorbable or nonabsorbable sutures in bioenhanced anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) repair in a skeletally immature pig model on suture tunnel and growth plate healing and biomechanical outcomes. Sixteen female
Antonella Berry-Brincat et al.
Ophthalmic plastic and reconstructive surgery, 29(5), 400-402 (2013-09-12)
To describe a simple technique to correct tarsal lower eyelid ectropion with or without marked eyelid laxity (The Leicester Modified Suture technique). A retrospective interventional case series of patients undergoing correction of tarsal ectropion with inverting sutures. The study adhered
Toru Nakamura et al.
Surgery, 153(4), 576-583 (2012-12-25)
In colorectal surgeries, surgical site infections (SSIs) frequently cause morbidity; an incidence of up to 20% has been shown in previous studies. Recently, to prevent microbial colonization of suture material in operative wounds, triclosan-coated polyglactin suture materials with antimicrobial activity
Daniel R Getts et al.
Nature biotechnology, 30(12), 1217-1224 (2012-11-20)
Aberrant T-cell activation underlies many autoimmune disorders, yet most attempts to induce T-cell tolerance have failed. Building on previous strategies for tolerance induction that exploited natural mechanisms for clearing apoptotic debris, we show that antigen-decorated microparticles (500-nm diameter) induce long-term
R Balamurugan et al.
The journal of contemporary dental practice, 13(4), 521-527 (2012-11-16)
Any suture material, absorbable or nonabsorbable, elicits a kind of inflammatory reaction within the tissue. Nonabsorbable black silk suture and absorbable polyglycolic acid suture were compared clinically and histologically on various parameters. This study consisted of 50 patients requiring minor
Maha Nasr et al.
Pharmaceutical development and technology, 18(5), 1078-1088 (2012-06-05)
The aim of this study was to investigate the effect of two mechanistically different porogens, namely: the hydrophilic hydroxy-propyl-β-cyclodextrin and the hydrophobic porogens (mineral oil and corn oil) in producing open/closed pored engineered polylactide-co-glycolic-acid microspheres suitable for pulmonary delivery of
Teresa Musumeci et al.
International journal of pharmaceutics, 440(2), 135-140 (2012-10-20)
Melatonin, a neurohormone secreted by the pineal gland, is able to modulate intraocular pressure (IOP). The aim of this study was to generate nanoparticle (NPs) sustained release formulations that allow to extend the pre-corneal residence time of melatonin, thus prolonging
Igor Jeroukhimov et al.
Journal of the American College of Surgeons, 218(1), 102-107 (2013-11-12)
Chronic pain after inguinal hernia repair occurs in 16% to 62% of patients. The underlying mechanism probably involves sensory nerve damage and abnormal healing that might be influenced by the materials chosen for the procedure. We hypothesize that nonabsorbable sutures
Maria Kirzhner et al.
Ophthalmology, 120(6), 1300-1304 (2013-02-13)
To compare wrapped and polymer-coated hydroxyapatite implants in children undergoing primary enucleation with no adjuvant therapies. Retrospective, interventional cohort study. All children undergoing primary enucleation without adjuvant therapies between 1999 and 2009 at a tertiary pediatric cancer hospital. Review and
Ruchit Trivedi et al.
Nanotechnology, 23(50), 505101-505101 (2012-11-29)
Our purpose was to assess sustained delivery and enhanced efficacy of pirfenidone-loaded nanoparticles after intratracheal instillation.Poly(lactide-co-glycolide) nanoparticles containing pirfenidone (NPs) were prepared and characterized. Biodistribution of NPs and solution was assessed using LC-MS after intratracheal administration in C57Bl/6 mice at
Kaamini M Dhanabalan et al.
Biomaterials science, 8(15), 4308-4321 (2020-07-01)
Osteoarthritis (OA) is a joint disease characterized by progressive damage of articular cartilage and the adjoining subchondral bone. Chondrocytes, the primary cells of the cartilage, have limited regenerative capacity and when they undergo stress due to trauma or with aging
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