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Research & Reviews  2,314 results

Unusual cause of gastrointestinal bleeding in an 84-year-old woman: a miraculous surviv...
https://doi.org/10.1136/bcr-2021-244318
BMJ Case Reports; Tan N, Shi Y et. al.

Sep 15th, 2021 - An 84-year-old woman presented acutely with dizziness, fatigue and a total of 800 mL of fresh per rectum (PR) bleeding. The significant history of abdominal aortic aneurysm repair 5 years ago included multiple episodes of endovascular leak around ...

Artificial Intelligence Compared to Alvarado Scoring System Alone or Combined with Ultr...
https://doi.org/10.1007/s11605-021-05147-2 10.1016/j.ijsu.2018.07.003 10.1109/34.709601
Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery : Official Journal Of... Ghareeb WM, Emile SH et. al.

Sep 15th, 2021 - Artificial Intelligence Compared to Alvarado Scoring System Alone or Combined with Ultrasound Criteria in the Diagnosis of Acute Appendicitis.|2021|Ghareeb WM,Emile SH,Elshobaky A,|

Meckel's Masquerade: Penetrating the Disguise.
https://doi.org/10.1097/PEC.0000000000002537
Pediatric Emergency Care; Callanan DL, O'Brien MM

Sep 11th, 2021 - Children with abdominal pain are frequently seen in emergency departments. Physicians and parents worry about appendicitis; physicians are also concerned about intussusception and bowel obstruction in patients with previous surgical procedures. So...

Trends in Pediatric Appendicitis and Imaging Strategies During Covid-19 in the United S...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8390378
Academic Radiology; Hayatghaibi SE, Trout AT et. al.

Sep 9th, 2021 - To determine if, during the first wave of the COVID-19 pandemic, 1) the proportion of complicated appendicitis changed, and 2) if imaging strategies for appendicitis in children changed. Retrospective cross-sectional study using administrative dat...

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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  34 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  4 results

The Utility of Immature Granulocyte Count on the Prediction of Acute Appendicitis in the Suspected Acute Appendicitis
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05033249

Sep 2nd, 2021 - Acute appendicitis is the most common cause of abdominal pain requiring surgery in the emergency department. The highest incidence of acute appendicitis is in the 2nd and 3rd decades of life, but it can be seen at any age. There is a 7% chance tha...

European Society for Trauma and Emergency Surgery (ESTES) Cohort Study Snapshot Audit 2020 - Acute Appendicitis
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04365491

Feb 2nd, 2021 - Background Acute appendicitis is an extremely common surgical emergency. Traditionally, appendicitis has been managed surgically. Recently, however, variability in management of acute appendicitis has emerged, with some clinicians practising conse...

A Randomized Controlled Trial on Wound Irrigation in Open Appendectomy.
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04332809

Apr 3rd, 2020 - A large retrospective study compared wound irrigation with antiseptic solution, with antimicrobial agent, and with normal saline in patients undergoing open appendectomy and concluded an evident superiority of antibiotic wound irrigation over both...

Open Appendectomy Versus Laparoscopic Appendectomy
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01260064

May 26th, 2011 - The study will be a prospective randomized clinical trial. Totally 150 patients who are diagnosed to have acute appendicitis will be randomly divided into 3 equal groups (n=50 for each group). First group will have traditional open appendectomy pr...

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News  219 results

Meet the Medical Resident Who Had His Wife Peer Review Five of His Papers
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/947957

Mar 23rd, 2021 - The pantheon of husband-wife teams in science includes Marie and Pierre Curie, Gerty and Carl Cori, even Ugur Sahin and Özlem Türeci, the founders of BioNTech, which collaborated with Pfizer on a Covid-19 vaccine. To that list we hesitatingly add ...

Appendectomy or Antibiotics for Acute Appendicitis? Latest on the CODA Trial
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/945953

Mar 9th, 2021 - This transcript has been edited for clarity. Robert D. Glatter, MD: Hi and welcome. I'm Dr Robert Glatter, medical advisor for Medscape Emergency Medicine. The well-established standard treatment for acute appendicitis is surgical appendectomy. I ...

Neutropenic Appendicitis Outcomes Better With Upfront Surgery Than Observation
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/944882

Jan 29th, 2021 - (Reuters Health) - Children undergoing cancer treatment who develop neutropenic appendicitis may have lower complication rates and fewer disruptions to chemotherapy regimens with upfront surgery than with observation, a new study suggests. Researc...

Perforated Appendicitis in Kids More Common After COVID-19 Outbreak
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/938999

Oct 13th, 2020 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - The rates of perforated appendicitis in children in the New York City metropolitan region increased after the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, researchers report. "What I found most interesting was that even though w...

Antibiotics or Appendectomy? Both Good Options
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/938699

Oct 7th, 2020 - Patients given antibiotics for appendicitis fared no worse in quality of life, at least in the short term, than did patients whose appendix was removed, according to a large, randomized, nonblinded, noninferiority study published online October 5 ...

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Patient Education  2 results see all →