"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.
Srinivasan VM, Mokin M, Duckworth EAM, Chen S, Puri A, Kan P. Tourniquet parent artery occlusion after flow diversion. J Neurointerv Surg. 2018 Feb; 10(2):122-126.
Jellinek NJ. Commentary: how much is too much? Tourniquets and digital ischemia. Dermatol Surg. 2013 Apr; 39(4):593-5.
Reuben SS, Pristas R, Dixon D, Faruqi S, Madabhushi L, Wenner S. The incidence of complex regional pain syndrome after fasciectomy for Dupuytren's contracture: a prospective observational study of four anesthetic techniques. Anesth Analg. 2006 Feb; 102(2):499-503.
Hsi C, Cuenoud H, Soller BR, Kim H, Favreau J, Vander Salm TJ, Moran JM. Experimental coronary artery occlusion: relevance to off-pump cardiac surgery. Asian Cardiovasc Thorac Ann. 2002 Dec; 10(4):293-7.