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Research & Reviews  2,053 results

S073-The impact of interval appendectomy timing on follow-up adverse outcomes.
Surgical Endoscopy; Noubani M, McCarthy E et. al.

Aug 13th, 2022 - This study aims to compare the timing of interval appendectomy (IA) and its impact on post-operative outcomes. A retrospective analysis was performed for adult patients diagnosed with appendicitis between 2006 and 2017. IA was defined as a follow-...

Risk factors for developing Inflammatory Bowel Disease Within and Across Families with ...
Journal of Crohn's & Colitis; Torres J, Gomes C et. al.

Aug 10th, 2022 - A family history of IBD is the strongest risk factor for disease. However, some first-degree relatives (FDRs) will develop disease, while others will not. Using the nationwide Danish National Patient Register, we examined risk factors in families ...

Comparing the diagnostic accuracy of modified RIPASA and MASS in patients diagnosed wit...
BMC Emergency Medicine; Moussa BS, Ali MA et. al.

Aug 9th, 2022 - Acute appendicitis is the most common surgical condition presented in emergency departments globally. It is also the most common cause of abdominal pain treated surgically, with a lifetime risk of 7%. Recent studies show MASS to be easy, simple an...

The costs and benefits of emergent surgical workflow for acute appendicitis in children.
Journal of Pediatric Surgery; Ott KC, McMahon MA et. al.

Aug 8th, 2022 - Controversy exists regarding how operative timing affects patient safety and resource utilization for acute appendicitis. Over 3 years, our institution trialed efforts to optimize appendectomy workflow. Our aim is to describe the ramifications of ...

Single-incision compared with conventional laparoscopy for appendectomy in acute append...
International Journal of Colorectal Disease; Li C, Liu Y et. al.

Aug 8th, 2022 - A meta-analysis of the relevant literature evaluated the feasibility, safety, and potential benefits of single-incision laparoscopic appendectomy (SILA) relative to those of conventional laparoscopic appendectomy (CLA). The major biomedical databa...

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Guidelines  6 results

Management of epithelial cancer of the ovary, fallopian tube, and primary peritoneum. L...
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...
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.
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.
Journal of Laparoendoscopic & Advanced Surgical Technique...

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

SAGES guideline for laparoscopic appendectomy.
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  31 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  235 results

Cold Therapy for Pediatric Appendectomy

Aug 1st, 2022 - This is a randomized control trial to evaluate the efficacy of an FDA approved cold therapy device vs. usual care among children undergoing appendectomy at a large children's hospital.

Transversus Abdominis Plane Block Versus Quadratus Lumborum Block for Pain Management in Laparoscopic Appendectomy

Jul 27th, 2022 - 168 patients (ASA I-II-III) between 18 and 65 years of age, who were to undergo laparoscopic appendectomy, were randomized and divided into two groups. 32 patients were dropout for different reasons.(68 patients in each of the TAP block and QLB bl...

Initial Non-operative Treatment Strategy Versus Appendectomy Treatment Strategy for Simple Appendicitis in Children

Jul 25th, 2022 - Initial non-operative treatment of acute simple appendicitis has recently been investigated in both the adult as the paediatric population. In the adult population, six Randomised Controlled Trial (RCTs) showed that an appendectomy could be avoide...

Identification of the Optimal Treatment Strategy for Complex Appendicitis in the Pediatric Population

Jul 25th, 2022 - Up till now initiated research projects worldwide mainly focus on simple appendicitis (questioning the necessity of an appendectomy). However, complex appendicitis is associated with significant morbidity (up to 30%), prolonged hospital stay and h...

NOVOsyn® for Trocar Incision After Laparoscopic Appendectomy and Cholecystectomy

Jul 22nd, 2022 - 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  253 results

Is Surgery the Only Safe Option for Acute Uncomplicated Appendicitis?

Aug 3rd, 2022 - For decades, surgical appendectomy has been the standard treatment for acute appendicitis. But nonoperative management with antibiotics is an option for some patients. For acute, uncomplicated appendicitis, a new meta-analysis reports, nonoperativ...

Inverted Appendix in a Patient With 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.

The woman who kept passing out
Victoria Kelly, MD, Stephen Hong, MD et. al.

May 2nd, 2022 - CASE An apparent code blue Ms. B, age 44, has posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD), bipolar disorder, and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.

A School Nurse With Anxiety, Diarrhea, Palpitations, and Cough

Apr 19th, 2022 - Editor's Note: The Case Challenge series includes difficult-to-diagnose conditions, some of which are not frequently encountered by most clinicians but are nonetheless important to accurately recognize. Test your diagnostic and treatment skills us...

Abortion Training Under Threat for Med Students, Residents

Apr 18th, 2022 - Browse any medical dictionary, and before hitting appendectomy and anesthesia, you'll find abortion. The first two procedures are part of standard physician education. But for many U.S. medical school students and residents who want to learn about...

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Patient Education  1 results see all →