"Tourniquets" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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Devices for the compression of a blood vessel by application around an extremity to control the circulation and prevent the flow of blood to or from the distal area. (From Dorland, 28th ed)
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Tourniquets" by people in Profiles.
The tight rope act: A multicenter regional experience of tourniquets in acute trauma resuscitation. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2022 05 01; 92(5):890-896.
Commentary on "Treatment of tourniquet-induced ischemia reperfusion injury with muscle progenitor cells". J Surg Res. 2012 Dec; 178(2):609-10.
Extrapolation of battlefield resuscitative care to the civilian setting. J Surg Orthop Adv. 2010; 19(1):62-9.
Cavoatrial tumor thrombus excision without circulatory arrest. Urology. 2003 Jul; 62(1):138-40.
Minimal incision technique for sural nerve graft harvest: experience with 61 patients. J Reconstr Microsurg. 2002 Nov; 18(8):671-6.
Purse-string sutures and miniature tourniquet to achieve immediate hemostasis of percutaneous grafts and fistulas: a simple trick with a twist. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2000 Dec; 175(6):1643-5.
Prevention of venous thromboembolism in North America: results of a survey among general surgeons. J Vasc Surg. 1994 Nov; 20(5):751-8.
The effect of a thigh tourniquet on the incidence of deep venous thrombosis after operations on the fore part of the foot. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 1982 Feb; 64(2):188-91.