"Debridement" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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The removal of foreign material and devitalized or contaminated tissue from or adjacent to a traumatic or infected lesion until surrounding healthy tissue is exposed. (Dorland, 27th ed)
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Debridement" by people in Profiles.
Urban Frostbite: Strategies for Limb Salvage. J Burn Care Res. 2019 08 14; 40(5):613-619.
Preoperative corticosteroid joint injections within 2 weeks of shoulder arthroscopies increase postoperative infection risk. J Shoulder Elbow Surg. 2019 Nov; 28(11):2098-2102.
Is Microfracture Necessary? Acetabular Chondrolabral Debridement/Abrasion Demonstrates Similar Outcomes and Survival to Microfracture in Hip Arthroscopy: A Multicenter Analysis. Am J Sports Med. 2019 06; 47(7):1670-1678.
Do Larger Acetabular Chondral Defects Portend Inferior Outcomes in Patients Undergoing Arthroscopic Acetabular Microfracture? A Matched-Controlled Study. Arthroscopy. 2019 07; 35(7):2037-2047.
Arthroscopic Labral Treatment in Adolescents: Clinical Outcomes With Minimum 5-Year Follow-up. Am J Sports Med. 2019 03; 47(4):870-875.
Successful heart transplantation in patients with total artificial heart infections. Transpl Infect Dis. 2018 Feb; 20(1).
Selective Debridement With Labral Preservation Using Narrow Indications in the Hip: Minimum 5-Year Outcomes With a Matched-Pair Labral Repair Control Group. Am J Sports Med. 2018 Feb; 46(2):297-304.
Septic Arthritis of the Shoulder: A Comparison of Treatment Methods. J Am Acad Orthop Surg. 2017 Aug; 25(8):e175-e184.
Arthroscopic treatment successfully treats posterior elbow impingement in an athletic population. Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc. 2018 Jan; 26(1):306-311.
Arthroscopic Capsular Plication and Labral Seal Restoration in Borderline Hip Dysplasia: 2-Year Clinical Outcomes in 55 Cases. Arthroscopy. 2017 Jul; 33(7):1332-1340.