*The extent of discussion for each therapy does not
reflect its relative merit, but merely the authors access
to information. Furthermore, this is not an
all-inclusive review, and because in certain areas the field is rapidly progressing, the provided information
may be dated. New information will be added on an ongoing basis.
thumbs-up or -down recommendation is not provided for any
therapy. Clearly, some procedures are relatively innocuous, and others
may have substantial risk associated with them. As such, any person
considering a specific procedure should carefully weigh, relative to
their unique situation, potential benefits that may accrue against
perhaps poorly defined risks.