BEAT: Bulletin of Emergency And Trauma is an international, peer-reviewed, quarterly journal coping with original research contributing to the field of emergency medicine and trauma. BEAT is the official journal of the Trauma Research Center (TRC) of Shiraz University of Medical Sciences (SUMS) with cooperation of Hungarian Trauma Society, Lusitanian Association for Trauma and Emergency Surgery (ALTEC/LATES) and Serbian Trauma Association aiming to be a publication of international repute that serves as a medium for dissemination and exchange of scientific knowledge in the emergency medicine and trauma. The aim of BEAT is to publish original research focusing on practicing and training of emergency medicine and trauma to publish peer-reviewed articles of current international interest in the form of original articles, brief communications, reviews, case reports, clinical images, and letters.

 
 
 
Review Article
Lateral Approach Versus Combined Lateral and Anteromedial Approach for Surgical Treatment of Terrible Triad of Elbow: A Meta-Analysis
2. Lateral Approach Versus Combined Lateral and Anteromedial Approach for Surgical Treatment of Terrible Triad of Elbow: A Meta-Analysis

Mukesh Meena; Karmbeer Singh; Sanjay Meena; Chetan Kumbhare; Dushyant Chouhan

Volume 8, Issue 1 , January 2020, Pages 4-9

Abstract
  Objective: To find out which surgical approach, optimize the functional outcomes and reduce the risk of complications.Methods: Medline, EMBASE, Cochrane Library, and Google Scholar ...  Read More
Original Article
Regenerative Capacities of Chitosan-Nanoselenium Conduit on Transected Sciatic Nerve in Diabetic Rats: An Animal Model Study
3. Regenerative Capacities of Chitosan-Nanoselenium Conduit on Transected Sciatic Nerve in Diabetic Rats: An Animal Model Study

Darab Faraji; Mohsen Ebrahimi; Babak Paknezhad; Zahra Hami; Alireza Jahandideh

Volume 8, Issue 1 , January 2020, Pages 10-18

Abstract
  Objective: To assess regenerative capacities of chitosan-nanoselenium conduit on transected sciatic nerve in diabetic rats.Methods: A 10-mm sciatic nerve defect was bridged using ...  Read More
Original Article
Identification of Factors Contributing to Traffic Accidents amongst Girls in Tehran with Specific Focus on Psychosocial Factors
4. Identification of Factors Contributing to Traffic Accidents amongst Girls in Tehran with Specific Focus on Psychosocial Factors

Siyamak Tahmasebi; Seyyed Mohammad Hosein Javadi; Tahereh Azari Arghun; Forough Edrisi; Alireza Tajlili

Volume 8, Issue 1 , January 2020, Pages 19-26

Abstract
  Objective: To identify the human factors contributing to traffic accidents with a special focus on psychosocial factors amongst young girls of Tehran, Iran.Methods: In a descriptive ...  Read More
Original Article
A Comparative Study of Injury Severity Scales as Predictors of Mortality in Trauma Patients: Which Scale Is the Best?
5. A Comparative Study of Injury Severity Scales as Predictors of Mortality in Trauma Patients: Which Scale Is the Best?

Mahnaz Yadollahi; Ali Kashkooe; Reza Rezaiee; Kazem Jamali; Mohammad Hadi Niakan

Volume 8, Issue 1 , January 2020, Pages 27-33

Abstract
  Objective: To compare the injury severity scales as predictors of mortality in trauma patients to search for the best scale.Methods: In a prospective cohort study and systematical ...  Read More
Original Article
Osteoporotic Vertebral Compression Fracture and Single Balloon Extrapedicular Kyphoplasty: Findings and Technical Considerations
6. Osteoporotic Vertebral Compression Fracture and Single Balloon Extrapedicular Kyphoplasty: Findings and Technical Considerations

Pankaj Kumar Mishra; Rishi Dwivedi; Charanjit Singh Dhillon

Volume 8, Issue 1 , January 2020, Pages 34-40

Abstract
  Objective: To evaluate the functional and radiological outcome of balloon kyphoplasty and to endorse the unilateral single balloon extrapedicular kyphoplasty as practically more ...  Read More
Case Report
Point of Care Ultrasound in Pyogenic Tenosynovitis: A Case Report
7. Point of Care Ultrasound in Pyogenic Tenosynovitis: A Case Report

Richard Amini; Luis Camacho; Josie Acuña; Elaine Situ-LaCasse; Srikar Adhikari

Volume 8, Issue 1 , January 2020, Pages 41-46

Abstract
  Pyogenic tenosynovitis is caused by hematogenous spread of infection or trauma with direct inoculation of a tendon sheath. Symptoms and clinical examination findings associated ...  Read More
Letter to the Editor
Methodological Issues on the Importance of Instrument Validation in Cross-Sectional Health Research
9. Methodological Issues on the Importance of Instrument Validation in Cross-Sectional Health Research

Mehrdad Amir-Behghadami; Masoumeh Gholizadeh; Ali Janati

Volume 8, Issue 1 , January 2020, Pages 49-50

Abstract
  Dear editor, Recently, we read with great interest the article authored by Jadidi et al. [1] that was entitled“Is emergency medical services (EMS) in Islamic Republic ...  Read More
Letter to the Editor
Systematic Reviews: Are They Actually Well Conducted and Reported in Accordance with PRISMA?
10. Systematic Reviews: Are They Actually Well Conducted and Reported in Accordance with PRISMA?

Masoumeh Gholizadeh; Mehrdad Amir-Behghadami; Ali Janati

Volume 8, Issue 1 , January 2020, Pages 51-52

Abstract
  Dear editor, Recently, Ayalew et al. have published an article, titled, “Drug related hospital admissions; Asystematic review of the recent literatures” in Bull Emerg ...  Read More
Identification and Prioritization of Key Components Influencing Prehospital Emergency Related to Preventable Road Traffic Injuries Deaths in Iran; A Delphi Study
1. Identification and Prioritization of Key Components Influencing Prehospital Emergency Related to Preventable Road Traffic Injuries Deaths in Iran; A Delphi Study

Adel Efftekhari; Abbas Ali Dehghani Tafti; Khadijeh Nasiriani; Majid Hajimaghsoudi; Hossein Fallahzadeh; Davoud Khorasani-Zavareh

Volume 7, Issue 4 , October 2019, , Pages 381-389

Abstract
  Objective: To identify and prioritize the key Components of prehospital emergency system to prevent mortality in road traffic injuries. Methods: A total of 25 emergency medicine practitioners, ...  Read More
Drug Related Hospital Admissions; A Systematic Review of the Recent Literatures
2. Drug Related Hospital Admissions; A Systematic Review of the Recent Literatures

Mohammed Biset Ayalew; Henok Getachew Tegegn; Ousman Abdela

Volume 7, Issue 4 , October 2019, , Pages 339-346

Abstract
  Objective: To derive findings from different studies done on drug related hospital admissions and comprehensively express the incidence and preventability of drug related hospital admissions; ...  Read More
Five-Year Forecasting Deaths Caused by Traffic Accidents in Fars Province of Iran
3. Five-Year Forecasting Deaths Caused by Traffic Accidents in Fars Province of Iran

Mahnaz Yadollahi; Saeid Gholamzadeh

Volume 7, Issue 4 , October 2019, , Pages 373-380

Abstract
  Objective: The aim of study was to conduct a time-based analysis to utilize the obtained knowledge for forecasting the trend of accidents in the future. Methods: The present study, ...  Read More
Assessing Preparedness of Non-Hospital Health Centers to Provide Primary Emergency Care; A Systematic Review
4. Assessing Preparedness of Non-Hospital Health Centers to Provide Primary Emergency Care; A Systematic Review

Mehrdad Amir Behghadami; Ali Janati; Homayoun Sadeghi-Bazargani; Masoumeh Gholizadeh; Farzad Rahmani; Morteza Arab-Zozani

Volume 7, Issue 3 , July 2019, , Pages 201-211

Abstract
  Objectives: To identify prevalent domains related to the concept of assessing preparedness of non-hospital centers to provide primary emergency care in order to develop a comprehensive ...  Read More
Evaluation of the Effect of Titatnium Dioxide Nanoparticles/Gelatin Composite on Infected Skin Wound Healing; An Animal Model Study
5. Evaluation of the Effect of Titatnium Dioxide Nanoparticles/Gelatin Composite on Infected Skin Wound Healing; An Animal Model Study

Amin Nikpasand; mohammad reza parvizi

Volume 7, Issue 4 , October 2019, , Pages 366-372

Abstract
  Objective: To evaluate effects of titanium dioxide /gelatin nanocomposite on wound healing in mice as a model study. Methods: Fifty male rats were randomized into five groups of ten ...  Read More

Publisher:
Shiraz University of Medical Sciences

Chairperson:
  Shahram Bolandparvaz, MD

Editor-in-Chief:
  Hamid Reza Abbasi, MD

Deputy Editor:
  Fariborz Ghaffarpasand, MD


Print ISSN: 2322-2522

Online ISSN: 2322-3960

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