Medical manipulations

Tracheal extubation

Anesthesiologists often use concepts such as intubation and extubation. The first term - intubation - actually means the introduction of a special tube inside the trachea, which is necessary to ensure the patient's airway patency.

Washing ears from sulfur plugs

The need for a procedure such as washing the ears arises when the excess of a protective wax substance - cerument (earwax) - is not excreted naturally, but accumulates in the ear canal.

Presacral block

The medical anesthetic procedure used in proctology and surgery is presacral block. Consider the indications for its implementation, technique, complications.

Chamomile douching: how to do it right?

Chamomile - a plant with pronounced medicinal properties and a wide range of applications. Consider the indications for douching grass and its therapeutic effect.

Washing the eyes of children

Children are more prone to traumatization and eye irritation. The washing procedure is the simplest and at the same time effective method to eliminate the problem.

Eye wash: indications, preparation, rules for conducting

An effective method for eliminating fatigue and eye irritation is washing. Consider popular ophthalmic solutions and the rules for their use.

Prostate massage: technique, types

Men, whose health depends not only on their well-being, but also on the family, are very jealous of their sexual responsibilities. After all, problems in bed gradually turn into serious conflicts outside, and sometimes even cause that previously loving people no longer want to be together.

Puncture of the pleural cavity

Pleural puncture is understood as a procedure in which a laceration of the pleural cavity is performed in order to diagnose, or perform a therapeutic manipulation that can save a person's life.

Lumbar puncture

Her data complement the clinical picture and confirm the diagnosis for polyneuropathies, multiple sclerosis and neiroleukemia.

Novocain blockade: lumbar spine, joints, nerve, ear

To get rid of acute and chronic pain in clinical medicine, locally targeted injections of novocaine (an amino ester for local anesthesia) - novocaine blockade - are used.