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ALLMedicine™ Appendicitis Center

Research & Reviews  2,726 results

Acute Appendicitis During The COVID-19 Pandemic: A Multicenter, Retrospective Analysis ...
https://doi.org/10.1177/00031348221103649
The American Surgeon; Tamirian R, Klein M et. al.

May 24th, 2022 - Acute appendicitis (AA) is the most common surgical emergency, with a relatively stable yearly incidence. During the first wave of the COVID-19 pandemic, as New York City (NYC) emerged as the US epicenter, hospitals saw a marked reduction in patie...

Laparoscopic ureteral reimplantation with a Boari flap for long-segment ureteric avulsi...
https://doi.org/10.1007/s11255-022-03224-2 10.1111/j.1464-410X.1973.tb12164.x 10.4111/icu.2020.61.S1.S23 10.1016/j.asjsur.2021.01.027 10.1177/1756287214526767 10.1007/s00120-019-0944-z 10.5152/tud.2017.44520 10.1016/j.eururo.2006.08.004 10.1016/j.acuro.2012.11.017 10.21037/tau-20-789 10.1016/j.urology.2017.07.014 10.1016/S0022-5347(01)66332-8 10.1111/iju.13353 10.1016/j.ucl.2013.04.005
International Urology and Nephrology; Zhang G, Zhao J et. al.

May 21st, 2022 - This study was designed to evaluate the feasibility of laparoscopic ureteral reimplantation with a Boari flap for long-segment ureteric avulsion or ureteric strictures of the middle and lower ureters. By observing its curative effect and prognosis...

Accuracy of imaging in discriminating complicated from uncomplicated appendicitis in da...
https://doi.org/10.1007/s00384-022-04173-z 10.1097/RUQ.0000000000000118 10.1148/radiol.2483071652 10.1007/s00268-016-3561-7 10.1002/bjs.10147 10.1056/NEJMoa2014320 10.1001/jama.2018.13201 10.1002/bjs.9350 10.1007/s00330-018-5339-9 10.1002/bjs.9835 10.1002/bjs.9964 10.1056/NEJMoa1110734 10.1007/s00268-016-3792-7 10.1002/jmri.25115 10.1148/radiol.13121753
International Journal of Colorectal Disease; Bolmers MDM, Bom WJ et. al.

May 19th, 2022 - Radiologic imaging can accurately diagnose acute appendicitis, but little is known about its discriminatory capacity between complicated and uncomplicated appendicitis. This study aims to investigate the accuracy of imaging in discriminating compl...

Temporal Trends in the Investigation, Management and Outcomes of Acute Appendicitis ove...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9116928
World Journal of Surgery; Bhaskar J, McLean RC et. al.

May 19th, 2022 - Acute appendicitis is a common surgical emergency with an estimated lifetime prevalence of 8.6% for males and 6.7% for females. Despite the frequency of presentation, considerable variation in clinical practice exists. Our study aimed to explore t...

Variability in pediatric appendectomy: The association between disposable supply cost a...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.surg.2022.04.006
Surgery Salvi PS, Cowles RA et. al.

May 18th, 2022 - Pediatric appendicitis accounts for a notable proportion of health care use and cost in the United States. To identify opportunities for cost savings during pediatric laparoscopic appendectomy, this study assessed whether surgeons' use of costlier...

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Guidelines  6 results

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...

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...

Management of acute appendicitis in adults: A practice management guideline from the Ea...
https://doi.org/10.1097/TA.0000000000002270
The Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery; Rushing A, Bugaev N et. al.

Mar 26th, 2019 - Acute appendicitis (AA) has been considered one of the most common acute surgical conditions in the world. Recent studies, however, have suggested that nonoperative management (NOM) with a course of antibiotics (ABX) may be as effective as surgery...

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Right Lower Quadrant Pain-Suspected Appendicitis.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacr.2018.09.033
Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR; , Garcia EM et. al.

Nov 6th, 2018 - Appendicitis remains the most common surgical pathology responsible for right lower quadrant (RLQ) abdominal pain presenting to emergency departments in the United States, where the incidence continues to increase. Appropriate imaging in the diagn...

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Drugs  46 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  93 results

Effects of TEAS on Postoperative Recovery of Intestinal Function in Children Undergoing Laparoscopic Appendectomy
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05379660

May 18th, 2022 - With the development of surgical techniques, laparoscopic appendectomy has become a standard therapeutic procedure for acute appendicitis in many hospitals in recent years, which is considered as an effective and safe treatment option in children....

Role of Intravenous Versus Home Oral Antibiotics in Perforated Appendicitis
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02724410

May 17th, 2022 - Appendicitis is the most common cause of abdominal pain requiring emergent surgical intervention in children and approximately one third of patients present with perforation. Perforated appendicitis has been demonstrated to have a significant impa...

ERAS for Pediatric Acute Appendicitis
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03712657

May 5th, 2022 - The purpose of this study is through multi-center prospective RCT research, to discuss the application of ERAS in children with acute appendicitis, including its preoperative rehydration, postoperative analgesia, preoperative and postoperative ant...

Antibiotic Duration in Post-appendectomy Abscess
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03795194

May 4th, 2022 - The central aim of this study is to determine whether duration of antibiotic treatment at discharge demonstrates significant differences in primary and secondary clinical outcomes. Specifically, this research aims to determine whether the readmiss...

a Retrospective Observational Study Comparing Outcomes of Retrocaecal Appendicitis With Non-retrocaecal Appendicitis
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05315869

Apr 7th, 2022 - Acute appendicitis is the most common cause of acute abdomen requiring acute surgery. The prevalence of the retrocaecal position of the appendix varies significantly between studies from 14 to 36%. Appendectomy of a retrocecal appendix is generall...

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News  265 results

Inverted Appendix in a Patient With Weakness and Occult Bleeding
https://www.mdedge.com/fedprac/article/254554/oncology/inverted-appendix-patient-weakness-and-occult-bleeding
Avilasha Sinha, SreyRam Kuy, MD, MHS

May 11th, 2022 - Appendiceal mucinous neoplasms (AMNs) are rare tumors of the appendix that can be asymptomatic or present with acute right lower quadrant (RLQ) pain mimicking appendicitis. Due to their potential to cause either no symptoms or nonspecific symptoms.

Black Kids From Poorer Neighborhoods Hit Hardest by DKA Readmissions
https://www.medpagetoday.com/endocrinology/type1diabetes/98572

May 5th, 2022 - Black children with type 1 diabetes (T1D) were at greater risk for recurring diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA) than their peers, regardless of whether they lived in better or worse neighborhoods, according to a cross-sectional study. For children with D...

Antibiotic Treatment Alone Less Effective in Children With More Appendicitis Pain
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/973471

May 5th, 2022 - Children who have greater acute appendicitis pain may be less likely to improve if they're treated with antibiotics alone, according to a secondary analysis of a nonrandomized clinical trial. Dr Rebecca Rentea "While approximately 35% of families ...

Crohn's Fistulas Heal Better With Combined Surgical-TNF Blocker Approach
https://www.medpagetoday.com/gastroenterology/inflammatoryboweldisease/98261

Apr 18th, 2022 - Surgical closure of perianal fistulas in Crohn's disease (CD), when combined with short-term tumor necrosis factor (TNF) inhibitors, improved radiologic healing and other outcomes compared to medication alone, the PISA II trial showed. In an inten...

Complicated Appendicitis During Pregnancy: Immediate Surgery May Be Best
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/972322

Apr 18th, 2022 - Pregnant women who underwent immediate surgery to treat a ruptured or abscessed appendix had lower risk of infectious complications compared with those whose complicated appendicitis was managed without surgery, according to new research. Most cas...

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Patient Education  14 results see all →