R L Kerstein

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Laser therapy and photosensitive medication: a review of the evidence
    Ryan L Kerstein
    Salisbury District Hospital, Odstock Road, Salisbury, SP2 8BQ, UK
    Lasers Med Sci 29:1449-52. 2014
  2. doi request reprint Effect of human urine on the tensile strength of sutures used for hypospadias surgery
    Ryan L Kerstein
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Royal Free London NHS Foundation Trust Hospital, and UCL Centre for Nanotechnology and Regenerative Medicine, University College London, London, UK
    J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg 66:835-8. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Iron deficiency and sleep disordered breathing in children--cause or effect?
    Ryan Kerstein
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Royal Free Hospital, London, UK
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 73:275-80. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Novel fit for purpose single use tourniquet: best of both worlds
    R L Kerstein
    Department of Microbiology, Chelsea Westminster Hospital, London, UK
    J Med Eng Technol 33:475-80. 2009

Detail Information

Publications4

  1. ncbi request reprint Laser therapy and photosensitive medication: a review of the evidence
    Ryan L Kerstein
    Salisbury District Hospital, Odstock Road, Salisbury, SP2 8BQ, UK
    Lasers Med Sci 29:1449-52. 2014
    ..We recommend a national database of drugs and the wavelengths causing photosensitive reactions of each which a laser department can access prior to treatment. ..
  2. doi request reprint Effect of human urine on the tensile strength of sutures used for hypospadias surgery
    Ryan L Kerstein
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Royal Free London NHS Foundation Trust Hospital, and UCL Centre for Nanotechnology and Regenerative Medicine, University College London, London, UK
    J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg 66:835-8. 2013
    ..However, catgut is now banned in Europe. Our study examined the tensile and breaking strength as well as rate of degradation for four types of absorbable suture now commonly used for hypospadias repairs in the UK...
  3. doi request reprint Iron deficiency and sleep disordered breathing in children--cause or effect?
    Ryan Kerstein
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Royal Free Hospital, London, UK
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 73:275-80. 2009
    ..Correction of iron deficiency has been shown to improve sleep disordered breathing (SDB) in certain adult populations. We evaluated the iron status of children diagnosed with SDB undergoing adenotonsillectomy...
  4. ncbi request reprint Novel fit for purpose single use tourniquet: best of both worlds
    R L Kerstein
    Department of Microbiology, Chelsea Westminster Hospital, London, UK
    J Med Eng Technol 33:475-80. 2009
    ..This study compares patient and phlebotomist experiences of the single-use tourniquet, Tournistrip, with currently available disposable and re-usable alternatives...