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Research & Reviews  2,176 results

Appendectomy Versus Non-Operative Treatment For Acute Non-Perforated Appendicitis in Children
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02687464

Feb 3rd, 2023 - Background Acute appendicitis is the commonest surgical emergency in children. The lifetime risk of developing appendicitis is 7-8%, with a peak incidence in the teenage years.The associated financial burden of treating appendicitis is very large....

Failure to Rescue and Mortality Differences After Appendectomy in a Low-Middle-Income C...
https://doi.org/10.1213/ANE.0000000000006336
Anesthesia and Analgesia; Rosero EB, Eslava-Schmalbach J et. al.

Feb 3rd, 2023 - Major disparities in complications and mortality after appendectomy between countries with different income levels have not been well characterized, as comparative studies at patient level between countries are scant. This study aimed to investiga...

Improving Billing and Collections in a High-Volume Pediatric Surgery Practice: Denials-...
https://doi.org/10.1097/XCS.0000000000000559
Journal of the American College of Surgeons; Ryan ML, Mutore KT et. al.

Feb 3rd, 2023 - Despite minimal coding and billing training, surgeons are frequently tasked with both in clinical practice. This often results in denials for reimbursement based upon incorrect or insufficient documentation, and reduced collections for work perfor...

Role of Delay and Antibiotics on Perforation Rate While Waiting Appendectomy
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04378868

Feb 3rd, 2023 - This study evaluates the effects of preoperative delay and antibiotics on perforation rate of appendix while waiting surgery for acute appendicitis. Patients with diagnosed acute appendicitis are randomized into two urgency groups: surgery within ...

Association of Resident Independence With Short-term Clinical Outcome in Core General S...
https://doi.org/10.1001/jamasurg.2022.6971
JAMA Surgery; Tonelli CM, Cohn T et. al.

Feb 2nd, 2023 - Prior studies evaluating the effect of resident independence on operative outcome draw from case mixes that cross disciplines and overrepresent cases with low complexity. The association between resident independence and clinical outcome in core g...

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Guidelines  7 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...

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,

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Drugs  40 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  242 results

Appendectomy Versus Non-Operative Treatment For Acute Non-Perforated Appendicitis in Children
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02687464

Feb 3rd, 2023 - Background Acute appendicitis is the commonest surgical emergency in children. The lifetime risk of developing appendicitis is 7-8%, with a peak incidence in the teenage years.The associated financial burden of treating appendicitis is very large....

Role of Delay and Antibiotics on Perforation Rate While Waiting Appendectomy
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04378868

Feb 3rd, 2023 - This study evaluates the effects of preoperative delay and antibiotics on perforation rate of appendix while waiting surgery for acute appendicitis. Patients with diagnosed acute appendicitis are randomized into two urgency groups: surgery within ...

Laparoscopic Clipping Versus Extracorporeal Ligation in Complicated Appendicitis Upper Egypt Overview
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05637554

Feb 1st, 2023 - Appendectomy has become one of the most commonly performed emergency abdominal operations since it's description by McBurney in the 1890s. Since laparoscopic appendectomy was first described in 1983, there is an increase in the general trend towar...

Same Day Ambulatory Appendectomy (SAMBA)
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05691348

Jan 23rd, 2023 - The potential benefit of outpatient care for this common digestive emergency is considerable, both for the patients themselves and for the public health system: Optimization of the care pathway, reducing the length of stay in hospital (a major iss...

NOVOsyn® for Trocar Incision After Laparoscopic Appendectomy and Cholecystectomy
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04033211

Jan 18th, 2023 - The bacteriostatic and bactericidal effect of Novosyn® CHD will be assessed by the incidence of surgical site infection (SSI) in each suture group until 30 days postoperatively. The frequency of infections (SSI: A1 and A2) is considered as a suita...

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News  280 results

Surgical Resident Independence Not Tied to Higher Post-Op Risks
https://www.medpagetoday.com/surgery/generalsurgery/102919

Feb 1st, 2023 - Residents performing general surgery and hernia repairs can do so safely with varying degrees of supervision, restrospective cohort studies from the U.S. and Denmark showed, though such opportunities are becoming more scarce over time. In a study ...

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...

Holmes Gets 11 Years; Kaiser Permanente Avoids Nurse Strike; Al Roker's Blood Clot
https://www.medpagetoday.com/infectiousdisease/covid19/101842

Nov 21st, 2022 - Note that some links may require subscriptions. Former Theranos CEO Elizabeth Holmes was sentenced to more than 11 years in prison after scamming investors with false claims about the blood tests made by her company. (AP) Kaiser Permanente dodged ...

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...

Patient Profile 2: A Patient With HER2+ MBC Treated With T-DM1 who Develops Neuropathy
https://www.onclive.com/view/profile-2-a-patient-with-her2-mbc-treated-with-tdm1-who-develops-neuropathy

Oct 11th, 2022 - Transcript: Jamie Carroll, APRN, CNP, MSN: I have case 2. These are my financial disclosures. My patient was diagnosed with breast cancer in 2009. In 2009, the patient would go to up-front surgery. This patient had a lumpectomy and had positive m...

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Patient Education  2 results see all →