Category Archives: Hematoma Video

9% of ICD and Pacemaker Patients Have Complications Like Hematomas

Noninfectious complications occur in nearly 9% of patients with implantable cardioverter defibrillator (ICD) and pacemaker devices. Newer devices like the cardiac re-synchronization defibrillators have an even higher incidence of complications like hematomas and dislodgment. Clinical Trials on Pacemaker Complications and Hematomas In a study funded by Guidant Corp., “One third of the patients with complications had to undergo intervention procedures,” said Didier Klug, MD, from Cardiologist University of Lille in France. “Patients who underwent re – intervention procedures had 12 times the risk of infection than patients not faced with a second procedure,” he noted. “This is a good paper Continue Reading This Post Surgical Hematoma Post

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Draining a Hematoma | Graphic Procedure Video

Helping You Understand What A Hematoma Is Many people do not understand what a Hematoma is, or what the process of draining a Hematoma would look like. Well, we have a video for you . . this one is certainly not for the faint of heart. If you are squeamish and going in for a procedure soon, you may want to skip this one. It is a very graphic video showing the draining of a Hematoma in a surgical setting. Video showing the Draining of a Hematoma Dr. Pakzaban demonstrates the evacuation of a chronic subdural hematoma through burr holes.

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