World Journal of Emergency Surgery : WJES; de'Angelis N, Catena F et. al.
Jun 12th, 2021 - Bile duct injury (BDI) is a dangerous complication of cholecystectomy, with significant postoperative sequelae for the patient in terms of morbidity, mortality, and long-term quality of life. BDIs have an estimated incidence of 0.4-1.5%, but considering the number of cholecystectomies performed worldwide, mostly by laparoscopy, surgeons must be prepared to manage this surgical challenge. Most B...
Current Sports Medicine Reports; Liddle DG, Changstrom B et. al.
Feb 10th, 2021 - Patients present to primary care physicians with musculoskeletal complaints more often than they do for upper respiratory infections, hypertension, or diabetes. Despite this, instruction in musculoskeletal medicine for internal medicine residents represents less than 1% of their total didactic and clinical education time. We recognize the immense breadth of knowledge and skill required to train...
The Journal of Urology; Morey AF, Broghammer JA et. al.
Oct 15th, 2020 - The authors of this guideline reviewed the urologic trauma literature to guide clinicians in the appropriate methods of evaluation and management of genitourinary injuries. The Panel amended the Guideline in 2020 to reflect additional literature published through February 2020. When sufficient evidence existed, the Panel assigned the body of evidence a strength rating of A (high), B (moderate),...
Journal of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery; Tokish JM, Kuhn JE et. al.
Aug 29th, 2020 - The treatment of patients who sustain a first-time anterior glenohumeral dislocation (FTAGD) is controversial. The purpose of this study was to find consensus among experts using a validated iterative process in the treatment of patients after an FTAGD. The Neer Circle is an organization of shoulder experts recognized for their service to the American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons. Consensus amon...
Annals of Internal Medicine; Qaseem A, McLean RM et. al.
Aug 18th, 2020 - The American College of Physicians (ACP) and American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) developed this guideline to provide clinical recommendations on nonpharmacologic and pharmacologic management of acute pain from non-low back, musculoskeletal injuries in adults in the outpatient setting. The guidance is based on current best available evidence about benefits and harms, taken in the contex...
World Journal of Emergency Surgery : WJES; Amico F, Anning R et. al.
Aug 5th, 2020 - Recent trauma guidelines recommend non-operative management for grade III splenic injury without contrast extravasation on computed tomography. Nevertheless, such recommendations rely on low-quality evidence, and practice variation characterizes clinical management for this type of injury. We aimed to identify the role of eleven selected clinical factors influencing the management of grade III ...
Neurosurgery Schroeder GD, Canseco JA et. al.
Jul 29th, 2020 - Previous studies have attempted to establish return-to-play (RTP) guidelines in collision sport athletes after cervical spine injury; however, recommendations have been limited by scant high-quality evidence and basic consensus survey methodologies. To create relevant clinical statements regarding management in collision sport athletes after cervical spine injury, and establish consensus RTP re...
American Journal of Surgery; Bugaev N, Rattan R et. al.
Jul 1st, 2020 - Preperitoneal packing for pelvic fracture-associated hemorrhage: A systematic review, meta-analysis, and practice management guideline from the Eastern Association for the Surgery of Trauma.|2020|Bugaev N,Rattan R,Goodman M,Mukherjee K,Robinson BRH,|complications,etiology,therapy,injuries,
Annals of Surgery; Brunt LM, Deziel DJ et. al.
May 15th, 2020 - BDI is the most common serious complication of laparoscopic cholecystectomy. To address this problem, a multi-society consensus conference was held to develop evidenced-based recommendations for safe cholecystectomy and prevention of BDI. Literature reviews were conducted for 18 key questions across 6 broad topics around cholecystectomy directed by a steering group and subject experts from 5 su...
Surgical Endoscopy; Michael Brunt L, Deziel DJ et. al.
May 14th, 2020 - Bile duct injury (BDI) is the most common serious complication of laparoscopic cholecystectomy. To address this problem, a multi-society consensus conference was held to develop evidenced-based recommendations for safe cholecystectomy and prevention of BDI. Literature reviews were conducted for 18 key questions across six broad topics around cholecystectomy directed by a steering group and subj...
World Journal of Emergency Surgery : WJES; Coccolini F, Coimbra R et. al.
Apr 2nd, 2020 - Liver injuries represent one of the most frequent life-threatening injuries in trauma patients. In determining the optimal management strategy, the anatomic injury, the hemodynamic status, and the associated injuries should be taken into consideration. Liver trauma approach may require non-operative or operative management with the intent to restore the homeostasis and the normal physiology. Th...
Injury Bailey MEA, Wei R et. al.
Feb 19th, 2020 - The aim of this article is to discuss the diagnosis, management and pitfalls of bony injuries around the skeletally immature knee. Each within their own right is a relatively uncommon injury but associated with potential complications. Distal femoral physeal fractures can result in growth arrest and vascular injury. Tibial spine avulsions can result in an unstable knee. Tibial tubercle fracture...
Emergency Radiology; Chien LC, Vakil M et. al.
Sep 7th, 2019 - The most widely used trauma injury grading system is the Organ Injury Scale (OIS) by the American Association for the Surgery of Trauma (AAST). The AAST OIS for renal trauma was revised in 2018 to reflect necessary updates based on decades of experience with computed tomography (CT)-based injury diagnosis and, specifically, to better incorporate vascular injuries, which were not comprehensively...
Gastrointestinal Endoscopy; Lee JK, Agrawal D et. al.
Jun 27th, 2019 - Chronic radiation proctopathy is a common sequela of radiation therapy for malignancies in the pelvic region. A variety of medical and endoscopic therapies have been used for the management of bleeding from chronic radiation proctopathy. In this guideline, we reviewed the results of a systematic search of the literature from 1946 to 2017 to formulate clinical questions and recommendations on th...
Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Canada : JOGC = Jou... Hobson S, Cassell K et. al.
May 28th, 2019 - To provide evidence-based guidelines for safe and effective assisted vaginal birth. Prerequisites, indications, contraindications, along with maternal and neonatal morbidity associated with assisted vaginal birth. Medline database was searched for articles published from January 1, 1985, to February 28, 2018 using the key words "assisted vaginal birth," "instrumental vaginal birth," "operative ...
The Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery; Cullinane DC, Jawa RS et. al.
Feb 23rd, 2019 - The management of penetrating colon injuries in civilians has evolved over the last four decades. The objectives of this meta-analysis are to evaluate the current treatment regimens available for penetrating colon injuries and assess the role of anastomosis in damage control surgery to develop a practice management guideline for surgeons. Using the Grading of Recommendations Assessment, Develop...
The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery. American Volume; Herman MJ, Brown KO et. al.
Jan 3rd, 2019 - Pediatric Cervical Spine Clearance: A Consensus Statement and Algorithm from the Pediatric Cervical Spine Clearance Working Group.|2019|Herman MJ,Brown KO,Sponseller PD,Phillips JH,Petrucelli PM,|diagnostic imaging,injuries,methods,methods,standards,standards,standards,standards,methods,standards,standards,methods,standards,diagnosis,therapy,standards,diagnosis,therapy,
Journal of Gynecology Obstetrics and Human Reproduction; Ducarme G, Pizzoferrato AC et. al.
Dec 16th, 2018 - The objective of these clinical practice guidelines was to analyse all of the interventions during pregnancy and childbirth that might prevent obstetric anal sphincter injuries (OASIS) and postnatal pelvic floor symptoms. These guidelines were developed in accordance with the methods prescribed by the French Health Authority (HAS). A prenatal clinical examination of the perineum is recommended ...
Neurosurgery Chi JH, Eichholz KM et. al.
Oct 10th, 2018 - Treatment of thoracolumbar burst fractures has traditionally involved spinal instrumentation with fusion performed with standard open surgical techniques. Novel surgical strategies, including instrumentation without fusion and percutaneous instrumentation alone, have been considered less invasive and more efficient treatments. To review the current literature and determine the role of fusion in...
Foot & Ankle International; Hannon CP, Bayer S et. al.
Sep 15th, 2018 - The evidence supporting best practice guidelines in the field of cartilage repair of the ankle are based on both low quality and low levels of evidence. Therefore, an international consensus group of experts was convened to collaboratively advance toward consensus opinions based on the best available evidence on key topics within cartilage repair of the ankle. The purpose of this article is to ...