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ALLMedicine™ Appendicitis Center

Research & Reviews  3,360 results

Is it possible to predict the severity of acute appendicitis? Reliability of predictive...
https://doi.org/10.1186/s13017-023-00478-8
World Journal of Emergency Surgery : WJES; Afzal B, Cirocchi R et. al.

Jan 29th, 2023 - Recent evidence confirms that the treatment of acute appendicitis is not necessarily surgical, and selected patients with uncomplicated appendicitis can benefit from a non-operative management. Unfortunately, no cost-effective test has been proven...

Risk factors for postoperative morbidity, prolonged length of stay and hospital readmis...
https://doi.org/10.1007/s00068-023-02225-9
European Journal of Trauma and Emergency Surgery : Offici... Bancke Laverde BL, Maak M et. al.

Jan 29th, 2023 - The aim of the present study was to identify risk factors associated with postoperative morbidity and major morbidity, with a prolonged length of hospital stay and with the need of readmission in patients undergoing appendectomy due to acute appen...

Combination of Cytokine Hemosorption and High-volume Hemofiltration in Acute Pancreatitis
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05694988

Jan 26th, 2023 - Acute pancreatitis in emergency surgery ranks third in frequency of its manifestation, second only to acute appendicitis and cholecystitis. The incidence of acute pancreatitis is growing from year to year and is more than 38 patients per 10,000 po...

Hemoperfusion Efferon СT for the Treatment of Patients With Acute Pancreatitis
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05695001

Jan 26th, 2023 - Acute pancreatitis in emergency surgery takes the 3rd place in terms of the frequency of its manifestation, second only to acute appendicitis and cholecystitis. The incidence of acute pancreatitis is growing from year to year and is more than 38 p...

Does the timing of appendectomy affect outcomes and postoperative complications?
https://doi.org/10.1007/s00383-023-05369-2
Pediatric Surgery International; San Basilio M, Delgado-Miguel C et. al.

Jan 26th, 2023 - There is controversy about the necessity of nighttime appendectomy. The aim of this study was to determine whether timing of appendectomy performance plays a role on postoperative complications. A retrospective single-center comparative study was ...

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Guidelines  9 results

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Right Lower Quadrant Pain: 2022 Update.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacr.2022.09.011
Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR; , Kambadakone AR et. al.

Nov 28th, 2022 - This document focuses on imaging in the adult and pregnant populations with right lower quadrant (RLQ) abdominal pain, including patients with fever and leukocytosis. Appendicitis remains the most common surgical pathology responsible for RLQ abdo...

Adult appendicitis: Clinical practice guidelines from the French Society of Digestive S...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jviscsurg.2020.11.013
Journal of Visceral Surgery; Collard MK, Christou N et. al.

Jan 10th, 2021 - The French Society of Digestive Surgery (SFCD) and the Society of Abdominal and Digestive Imaging (SIAD) have collaborated to propose recommendations for clinical practice in the management of adult appendicitis. An analysis of the literature was ...

The SIFIPAC/WSES/SICG/SIMEU guidelines for diagnosis and treatment of acute appendiciti...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7063712
World Journal of Emergency Surgery : WJES; Fugazzola P, Ceresoli M et. al.

Mar 12th, 2020 - The epidemiology and the outcomes of acute appendicitis in elderly patients are very different from the younger population. Elderly patients with acute appendicitis showed higher mortality, higher perforation rate, lower diagnostic accuracy, longe...

Clinical differentiation of acute appendicitis and right colonic diverticulitis: A case-control study
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6656680/
The World Journal of Clinical Cases; Sasaki Y, Komatsu F et. al.

Jun 26th, 2019 - Acute right colonic diverticulitis (ARCD) is an important differential diagnosis of acute appendicitis (AA) in Asian countries because of the unusually high prevalence of right colonic diverticula. Due to qualitative improvement and the high penet...

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Suspected Appendicitis-Child.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacr.2019.02.022
Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR; , Koberlein GC et. al.

May 6th, 2019 - Acute appendicitis represents the most common abdominal surgical urgency/emergency in children. Imaging remains a central tool in the diagnosis of acute appendicitis and has been shown to facilitate management and decrease the rate of negative app...

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Drugs  72 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  304 results

Combination of Cytokine Hemosorption and High-volume Hemofiltration in Acute Pancreatitis
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05694988

Jan 26th, 2023 - Acute pancreatitis in emergency surgery ranks third in frequency of its manifestation, second only to acute appendicitis and cholecystitis. The incidence of acute pancreatitis is growing from year to year and is more than 38 patients per 10,000 po...

Hemoperfusion Efferon СT for the Treatment of Patients With Acute Pancreatitis
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05695001

Jan 26th, 2023 - Acute pancreatitis in emergency surgery takes the 3rd place in terms of the frequency of its manifestation, second only to acute appendicitis and cholecystitis. The incidence of acute pancreatitis is growing from year to year and is more than 38 p...

Use of Antibiotic Irrigation to Decrease Wound Infections in Pediatric Perforated Appendicitis
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04039750

Jan 18th, 2023 - This study is for pediatric patients who are having an appendectomy and have a perforated appendix. The purpose of this study is to see whether antibiotic irrigation using gentamicin, clindamycin and suction during the surgery works better when co...

Delayed Primary Closure Using Negative Pressure Wound Therapy
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04042259

Jan 11th, 2023 - Surgical site infection rates for contaminated or dirty laparotomy wounds can be as high as 45%. Surgical management of dirty and contaminated wounds has been controversial in the literature and between surgeons. Primary closure (PC) of these woun...

Antibiotic Instillation in Appendicitis
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05470517

Jan 11th, 2023 - Appendicitis is one of the most common surgical diagnoses in the pediatric population and the most common surgical emergency in children. In complex appendicitis, the sequelae have progressed beyond the confines of the organ, and have led to purul...

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News  369 results

Shorter Post-Op Antibiotic Course Non-Inferior for Complex Appendicitis
https://www.medpagetoday.com/gastroenterology/generalgastroenterology/102729

Jan 20th, 2023 - Two days of postoperative intravenous antibiotics for complex appendicitis was non-inferior to 5 days in terms of complications and mortality, according to results of an open-label randomized trial. In 1,005 patients, the vast majority of whom und...

Still No Luck With Ivermectin; Parents Dis Vax Mandates; Vraylar OK'd for Depression
https://www.medpagetoday.com/infectiousdisease/covid19/102301

Dec 19th, 2022 - Note that some links may require subscriptions. Six days of ivermectin at a dose of 600 μg/kg did not reduce recovery time for patients with early, mild to moderate COVID-19, new results from the ACTIV-6 study found. (medRxiv) You think you had a ...

Liver-Related Death in Lean NAFLD; Gravity Causing IBS? Appendicitis and UC Risk
https://www.medpagetoday.com/gastroenterology/generalgastroenterology/102001

Dec 1st, 2022 - Patients with lean non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) had a higher risk for liver-related mortality, a meta-analysis found. (Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology) For patients with lateral abdominal hernias, robotic surgical repair was ...

Belief in Antibiotics for Appendicitis Tied to Fewer Surgeries
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/983049

Oct 26th, 2022 - Patients who were more confident that antibiotics could treat appendicitis appeared less likely to undergo surgery for this condition than those who expressed more reservations about this approach, according to a further analysis of data from a la...

Can Norovirus Trigger Crohn's? Phase III NASH Trial Flops; Social Isolation in IBD
https://www.medpagetoday.com/gastroenterology/generalgastroenterology/101097

Oct 6th, 2022 - Is norovirus infection triggering Crohn's disease in people with certain genetic mutations? (NBC News) The phase III REVERSE trial of obeticholic acid (Ocaliva) for compensated cirrhosis caused by non-alcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH) failed to mee...

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Patient Education  32 results see all →