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Research & Reviews  1,564 results

Urothelial Rests, Incidental Finding in a Patient with Acute Appendicitis: A Case Repor...
https://doi.org/10.1080/15513815.2021.1949080
Fetal and Pediatric Pathology; Chang E, Park K et. al.

Aug 3rd, 2021 - Urothelial rests, also known as Walthard rests, are benign nests of epithelial cells that most often are found in the female gynecologic tract. Only four of these urothelial rests have been described in the appendix. Case report: A 10-year-old fem...

Laparoscopic versus open appendicectomy for complicated appendicitis in children: A sys...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jpedsurg.2021.07.005
Journal of Pediatric Surgery; Neogi S, Banerjee A et. al.

Aug 2nd, 2021 - Laparoscopic appendectomy (LA) is the preferred approach in uncomplicated appendicitis. However, in patients with complicated appendicitis (CA), the best approach is still unclear though laparoscopy is being increasingly preferred over open append...

Usefulness of several factors and clinical scoring models in preoperative diagnosis of ...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8315522
PloS One; Fujiwara K, Abe A et. al.

Jul 28th, 2021 - The preoperative distinction between uncomplicated and complicated appendicitis is important to determine the appropriate treatments, such as antibiotics, surgery, or interval appendectomy. Computed tomography (CT) plays an important role; however...

Impact of frailty on clinical outcomes and resource use following emergency general sur...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8301636
PloS One; Hadaya J, Sanaiha Y et. al.

Jul 24th, 2021 - Frailty has been recognized as an independent risk factor for inferior outcomes, but its effect on emergency general surgery (EGS) is understudied. The purpose of the present study was to define the impact of frailty on risk-adjusted mortality, no...

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Guidelines  6 results

Management of epithelial cancer of the ovary, fallopian tube, and primary peritoneum. L...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jogoh.2019.03.017
Journal of Gynecology Obstetrics and Human Reproduction; Lavoue V, Huchon C et. al.

Apr 3rd, 2019 - An MRI is recommended for an ovarian mass that is indeterminate on ultrasound. The ROMA score (combining CA125 and HE4) can also be calculated (grade A). In presumed early-stage ovarian or tubal cancers, the following procedures should be performe...

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...

IPEG guidelines for appendectomy.
https://doi.org/10.1089/lap.2009.9983.supp
Journal of Laparoendoscopic & Advanced Surgical Technique...

Dec 4th, 2009 - IPEG guidelines for appendectomy.|2009| ,|standards,

SAGES guideline for laparoscopic appendectomy.
https://doi.org/10.1007/s00464-009-0632-y
Surgical Endoscopy; Korndorffer JR, Fellinger E et. al.

Sep 30th, 2009 - SAGES guideline for laparoscopic appendectomy.|2009|Korndorffer JR,Fellinger E,Reed W,|economics,standards,surgery,economics,standards,

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Drugs  23 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  64 results

Investigation of Oxidative Stress in Appendectomy - Open Versus Laparoscopic in Childhood and Adolescence
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03723642

Apr 28th, 2020 - Aim of the study: In the planned prospective randomized study, oxidative stress will be investigated by analyzing VOCs (volatile organic compounds) in the exhaled breath in children undergoing open or laparoscopic surgery for appendicitis at the D...

Explanations for Negative Laparoscopic Appendectomies and Normal Laparoscopies
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03349814

May 29th, 2019 - Aim The aim of the study is to investigate which infectious diseases might mimic the symptoms of acute appendicitis to a degree that cause a diagnostic laparoscopy or laparoscopic appendectomy. Primary outcome A comparison of the incidence of Yers...

The Comparison of Outcomes of Antibiotic Drugs and Appendectomy (CODA) Trial
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02800785

Oct 12th, 2018 - The Comparison of Outcomes of Antibiotic Drugs and Appendectomy (CODA) trial aims to test, if from a patient's perspective, the antibiotics strategy is "just as good as" surgery. The investigators believe that patients, clinicians, and the people ...

Appendectomy Versus Conservative Treatment for Uncomplicated Acute Appendicitis
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03080103

Oct 2nd, 2018 - On September the 15th, 2015, Italian surgeons, radiologists and pathologists with a special interest and expertise in the diagnosis and management of Acute Appendicitis (AA), met up under the auspices of the Italian Society of Hospital Surgeons (A...

The Value of Post-operative Antibiotic Therapy After Laparoscopic Appendectomy for Complicated Acute Appendicitis (Other Than for Generalized Peritonitis)
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03688295

Sep 28th, 2018 - Around 30% of appendectomies are performed for complicated acute appendicitis (CAA, i.e. cases with perforated appendicitis, extraluminal fecaliths, abscesses, or local or generalized peritonitis). The treatment of these complicated forms involves...

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News  163 results

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...

Racial Disparities in Common Surgeries Persist in the United States
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/944189

Jan 19th, 2021 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Despite national initiatives aimed at reducing racial disparities in healthcare, these disparities persist in patients undergoing major surgical procedures in the United States, a new study indicates. "Our study showed ...

Virtual Post-Discharge Follow-Up Visits Work for Low-Risk Surgeries
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/944275

Jan 19th, 2021 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Virtual follow-up visits work well for patients who have had minimally invasive appendectomy or cholecystectomy, new research indicates. "Post-discharge video-based virtual visits did not increase hospital encounter pro...

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  1 results see all →