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Research & Reviews  1,678 results

In-hospital Delay of Appendectomy in Acute, Complicated Appendicitis.
https://doi.org/10.1007/s11605-021-05220-w 10.1016/j.suc.2018.05.006 10.1097/01.sla.0000256391.05233.aa 10.1007/s00268-006-0056-y 10.1016/j.surg.2009.09.039 10.1002/bjs.6482 10.1001/jama.2015.6154 10.1007/s00268-016-3561-7 10.1136/tsaco-2018-000281 10.1002/bjs.10873 10.1056/NEJMoa1110734 10.1002/bjs.9964 10.1016/S0140-6736(15)00275-5 10.1007/s10350-008-9373-6 10.1002/bjs.9835
Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery : Official Journal Of... Bolmers MDM, de Jonge J et. al.

Jan 21st, 2022 - Present theory is that uncomplicated and complicated appendicitis are different entities. Recent studies suggest it is safe to delay surgery in patients with uncomplicated appendicitis. We hypothesize that patients with complicated appendicitis ar...

Late occurrence of the tubo-ovarian abscess after appendectomy for perforated appendici...
Journal of Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology; Nishida N, Shono T et. al.

Jan 18th, 2022 - Tubo-ovarian abscess (TOA) is generally seen in sexually active women. It is rarely reported in virginal adolescent girls. A 12-year-old virginal girl was referred us for repeated fever and right lower abdominal pain. She had undergone an appendec...

Efficacy and Safety of Non-Operative Management of Uncomplicated Acute Appendicitis Com...
World Journal of Surgery; Emile SH, Sakr A et. al.

Jan 14th, 2022 - Non-operative management (NOM) of uncomplicated acute appendicitis (AA) has been introduced as an alternative to appendectomy. This umbrella review aimed to provide an overview of the efficacy and safety of NOM of uncomplicated AA in the published...

Appendicoliths, Antibiotic Treatment Failure, and Appendectomy-Is the Glass Half Full o...
JAMA Surgery; Feldman LS, Lee L

Jan 13th, 2022 - Appendicoliths, Antibiotic Treatment Failure, and Appendectomy-Is the Glass Half Full or Half Empty?|2022|Feldman LS,Lee L,|

Patient Factors Associated With Appendectomy Within 30 Days of Initiating Antibiotic Tr...
JAMA Surgery; , Monsell SE et. al.

Jan 13th, 2022 - Use of antibiotics for the treatment of appendicitis is safe and has been found to be noninferior to appendectomy based on self-reported health status at 30 days. Identifying patient characteristics associated with a greater likelihood of appendec...

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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  21 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  87 results

Pain Control Without Opioids

Nov 10th, 2021 - Death from opioid overdose is now considered a national emergency. Prescribing of narcotics by physicians, particularly in the perioperative period, remains a significant contributor to opioid addiction. There is a critical need to identify post-o...

Inflammatory Parameters as Predictive Factors for Complicated Appendicitis

Nov 10th, 2021 - Acute appendicitis is a major cause of acute abdomen. Although its diagnosis is clinical, it is often supported by complementary diagnostic tests. Sometimes, delay in diagnosis can lead to worsening of the clinical picture, resulting in a complica...

Use of Antibiotic Irrigation to Decrease Wound Infections in Pediatric Perforated Appendicitis

Oct 13th, 2021 - This study is for pediatric patients who are having an appendectomy and have a perforated appendix. The purpose of this study is to see whether antibiotic irrigation using gentamicin, clindamycin and suction during the surgery works better when co...

Laparoscopically Guided Rectus Sheath Block in Pediatric Appendicitis

Oct 4th, 2021 - Purpose: To determine if a bilateral laparoscopically guided rectus sheath block improves pain control over conventional local anesthetic infiltration around port site incisions following laparoscopic appendectomy. Hypothesis: Bilateral rectus she...

Recurrent Appendicitis Following Successful Drainage of Appendicular Abscess in Adult

Sep 23rd, 2021 - The novel coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 (causing COVID-19) was first discovered in Wuhan in China at the end of 2019 then at the beginning of 2020, World Health Organization (WHO) announced COVID-19 as a global pandemic [1]. Because the virus is highly i...

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News  193 results

Appendectomy or Antibiotics? Large Trial Helps Decision Making

Jan 19th, 2022 - A new analysis of data from a major US trial comparing antibiotics to surgery for appendicitis yielded more information that can help patients weigh options for treatment. The presence of mineralized stool, known as appendicolith, was associated w...

Abdominopelvic Surgery Risks in Pregnancy Vary by Gestational Age, Indication

Jan 18th, 2022 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Abdominopelvic surgery for non-obstetric reasons is often necessary during pregnancy and the risk of harm to the fetus varies by gestational age, indication and acuity, according to a large meta-analysis. The analysis i...

Appendicitis: Which Factors Predict Who Goes Under the Knife?

Jan 12th, 2022 - Radiographic findings, especially appendicolith, were associated with increased odds of needing an appendectomy within 30 days of starting antibiotics to treat acute appendicitis, a secondary analysis of the CODA trial found. Among 735 patients wi...

Appendicitis: Up-Front Antibiotics OK in Select Patients

Dec 14th, 2021 - Appendectomy is still the first-line treatment for most patients with acute appendicitis, but treatment with up-front antibiotics rather than having patients proceed to laparoscopic surgery can be done in appropriately selected patients with uncom...

After Antibiotics for Appendicitis, Many Need Surgery

Oct 25th, 2021 - Acute appendicitis treated with antibiotics often ends up being treated with appendectomy, longer-term follow-up of the CODA Collaborative trial showed. In the antibiotics group, 40% had surgery to remove their appendix by 1 year, which rose to 46...

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Patient Education  2 results see all →