Surgical Smoke Plume Article Library - OB/GYN


Title Category Publication Date Description Publication Author

 

Electrosurgery Revisted

 

Laser, OB/GYN

 

2/3/2009

 

This article discusses the hazards of surgical smoke plume, including the presence of HPV, HIV and other viruses as well as DNA. They also discuss the use of smoke evacuators.

 

Journal of Gynecologic Surgery

 

Baggish, Michael

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Human Papillomavirus DNA in CO2 Laser Generated Plume of Smoke and Its Consequences to the Surgeon

 

 

OB/GYN

 

1/1/1990

 

Carbon dioxide laser energy is absorbed by intracellular water but not by proteins or nucleic acids. The possibility of dispersing viral DNA during laser therapy of human papillomavirus (HPV)-containing genital infections was explored using a filter hybridization technique.

 

Obstetrics and Gynecology, Vol 75, No 1

 

Alex Ferenczy, MD; Christine Bergeron, MD; Ralph M. Richart, MD

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The Examination of Problems Experienced by Nurses and Doctors Associated with Exposure to Surgical Smoke and the Necessary Precautions

 

Aesthetics, Cardiothoracic, Dermatology, ENT, General, OB/GYN, Orthopedic, Plastic, Veterinary

 

7/1/2016

 

This article researches the problems experienced by the nurses and doctors as a result of exposure to surgical smoke included: headache, watering of the eyes, cough, sore throat, bad odors absorbed in the hair, and nausea; then drowsiness, dizziness, sneezing and rhinitis.

 

Journal of Clinical Nursing

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The Examination of Problems Experienced by Nurses and Doctors Associated with Exposure to Surgical Smoke and the Necessary Precautions

 

 

Aesthetics, Cardiothoracic, Dermatology, ENT, General, Laser, OB/GYN, Orthopedic, Veterinary

 

1/1/2018

 

This article researches the problems experienced by the nurses and doctors as a result of exposure to surgical smoke included: headache, watering of the eyes, cough, sore throat, bad odors absorbed in the hair, and nausea; then drowsiness, dizziness, sneezing and rhinitis.

 

Journal of Clinical Nursing

 

Arzu Ilce, Ganime Esra, Yuzden, Meryem Yavuz van Giersbergen

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