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Aug 25, 2016

Austin Ophthalmology

Ab Interno Approach of Subconjunctival Filtration with Xen Gel Stent

Abstract: The XEN implantation is an ab interno technique of minimally invasive (or microincisional) glaucoma surgery (MIGS). It is a gelatin stent under investigation that would be implanted via a clear corneal incision without...

Aug 25, 2016

Austin Journal of Nephrology and Hypertension

Post-Percutaneous Renal Biopsy Observation Time; Single Center Experience

Abstract: Background: Percutaneous Renal Biopsy (PRB) should be performed to diagnose renal damage, to assess response to treatment and to predict prognosis.PRB is a safer procedure and mostly free of complications. Assessing...

Aug 25, 2016

Austin Journal of Radiology

Can Detachable Embolization Coils Decrease the Cost of Materials for Portal Vein Embolization Procedures?

Abstract: Rationale and Objectives: Preoperative Portal Vein Embolization (PVE) can induce hypertrophy of the Future Liver Remnant (FLR) prior to partial hepatectomy for malignancy. Beyond allowing better control during embolization,...

Aug 25, 2016

Austin Journal of Anesthesia and Analgesia

Should a History of Mild Traumatic Brain Injury Alter Anesthetic Management?

Abstract: Mild Traumatic Brain Injury (mTBI) can be defined as a TBI that results in Loss of Consciousness (LOS) for = 30 minutes. mTBI affects more than 1 million people in the US annually with an additional 330,000 per...

Aug 25, 2016

Austin Oncology Case Reports

In-Vivo Dosimetry with Diode for the Treatment of Pelvic Malagnancies

Abstract: The 3% overall tolerance limit in absorbed radiation dose delivery has been recommended by The International Commission of Radiological Units (ICRU). In-Vivo Dosimetry (IVD) is one of the best Quality Assurance (QA) tool to check...

Aug 25, 2016

Austin Journal of Cerebrovascular Disease & Stroke

Increasing Access to Cost Effective Home-Based Rehabilitation for Rural Veteran Stroke Survivors

Abstract: Introduction: An estimated 750,000 Americans experience a stroke annually. Most stroke survivors require rehabilitation. Limited access to rehabilitation facilities has a pronounced burden on functional outcomes and...

Aug 24, 2016

Austin Immunology

From Bench to Bedside: The Growing use of Arabinoxylan Rice Bran (MGN-3/Biobran) in Cancer Immunotherapy

Abstract: MGN-3/Biobran is a denatured hemicellulose obtained by reacting rice bran hemicellulose with multiple carbohydrate hydrolyzing enzymes from Shiitake mushrooms. Over the last 24 years, our fundamental research objective has...

Journal of Dentistry & Oral Disorders