Significant diabetic retinopathy is an absolute contraindication
for all elective refractive surgery as it can accelerate the progression of the disease with sight-threatening consequences (4,5)
In the absence of a medical contraindication
maternal request is a sufficient medical indication for pain relief during labor.
Tanzanian women of reproductive age can accurately determine whether they are ineligible to use combination oral contraceptives because of medical reasons such as blood clots or diabetes, according to a cross-sectional study conducted in rural and peri-urban regions (1) Overall, the women's own assessment of their eligibility or ineligibility, as aided by a poster depicting medically valid contraindications
, agreed with the assessment of trained nurses in four out of five cases.
4%) had a contraindication
to aspirin, 1 patient (0.
Assessment of the behavior of the community pharmacists towards contraindications
and Drug-Drug interactions with non-Steroid anti-inflamatory Drug (NSAIDS)
Among patients aged 18-49 years with such a cardiovascular contraindication
, 24% received a triptan prescription.
Previously, when I have been presented with a patient with a contraindication
to succinylcholine, I have used atracurium (0.
Terra labor management and outcomes in treated HIV-infected women without contraindications
to vaginal delivery and matched controls.
In most cases, vision changes are temporary and reversible and are not contraindications
13) Modeling was performed in SAS via PROC CATMOD and backward elimination; the initial model included age, sex, household size, any contraindication
, vaccine knowledge level, and type of respondent (physician, fire, or police) and five two-way interactions (age and sex, household size and any contraindication
, household size and respondent type, any contraindication
and respondent type, and knowledge level and respondent type).
The American College of Cardiology has endorsed the concept that patients meeting certain criterion should be managed according to guidelines if no contraindication
to the treatment exists.
Until 2002, active injection drug use was a contraindication
for treating hepatitis C.
On April 17, 2002 the Federal Drug Administration (FDA) made major changes to the labeling of Cytotec reversing the contraindication
in all pregnant women.
Although her status as a Jehovah's Witness enhanced the potential for serious surgical complications, including death, our inability to transfuse would not have been an absolute contraindication
to surgery if surgery had been deemed necessary.
Even though we don't know exactly the relationship of estrogen and breast cancer, I think that history of breast cancer remains an absolute contraindication
to estrogen replacement therapy.