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Invasive treatment of lower extremity arterial disease – National procedure rates and challenges in wound healing
(Turun yliopisto, 2021-01-15)
Globally, over 200 million people suffer from lower extremity arterial disease (LEAD). The population is aging and with it the prevalence of LEAD is increasing especially in developing countries. The number of revascularization ...
Novel imaging and image-guided therapy of prostate cancer
(Turun yliopisto, 2021-08-27)
Whole-gland prostate surgery and radiotherapy, the established approaches to localised prostate cancer (PCa), usually cause substantial adverse effects. Targeted image-guided cancer therapy has gained acceptance through ...
Rectal cancer surgery – opportunities and challenges in the modern era
(Turun yliopisto, 2021-01-29)
Aims: This thesis was designed to elucidate the opportunities and challenges faced by the surgeon and the patient in the era of modern rectal cancer surgery. Temporal changes in the treatment and survival of patients with ...
Congenital abdominal wall defects in Finland 1993-2014 : Epidemiology and risk factors
(Turun yliopisto, 2020-08-21)
Congenital abdominal wall defects are a group of malformations among which gastroschisis and omphalocele are the most common. In omphalocele, abdominal organs are herniated through an open umbilical ring and the defect is ...
Treatment of pediatric spondylolysis and spondylolisthesis
(Turun yliopisto, 2021-10-29)
Spondylolysis is the most common cause of low back pain in adolescents, explaining up to 47% of low back pain in young athletes. It is a stress fracture in one or both of the pars interarticularis of the vertebra, most ...