The Effects of Intravenous Acetaminophen on Pain and Clinical Findings of Patients with Acute Appendicitis; A Randomized Clinical Trial

Seyed Mohsen Mousavi; Shahram Paydar; Sedigheh Tahmasebi; Leila Ghahramani

Volume 2, Issue 1 , January 2014, , Pages 22-26

  Objective: To determine the effects of intravenous Acetaminophen (Apotel®)  on pain severity and clinical findings of peritonitis in patients with acute appendicitis.Methods: This randomized  cross-over clinical trial was carried out duringa 6-month  period from August 2012 to February 2013 and comprised ...  Read More

Asymptomatic Tuberculosis-Induced Ileal Perforation in an HIV- Infected Individual; A Case Report

Sedigheh Tahmasebi; Sam Moslemi; Maryam Tahamtan; Lohrasb Taheri; Mohammad Ali Davarpanah

Volume 1, Issue 4 , October 2013, , Pages 182-185

  The co-existence of acquired immune  deficiency syndrome (AIDS) and tuberculosis is a major cause of morbidity and mortality because of a widespread organ involvement. The gastrointestinal tract is a common site for localization of opportunistic  microorganisms  in AIDS. However, surgical abdominal ...  Read More

Short-term Outcome of Early Tracheostomy in the Trauma Patients Admitted to Intensive Care Unit: A Comparative Study

Bijan Ziaeian; Sedigheh Tahmasebi; Hadi Niakan; Afsoun Fazelzadeh

Volume 1, Issue 3 , July 2013, , Pages 112-115

  Objectives: To compare the results of early versus late tracheostomy in trauma patients admitted to intensive care unit (ICU).Methods: This was case control study being performed at a major trauma centre in Shiraz, Iran including 120 trauma patients admitted to ICU during a 2-year period and underwent ...  Read More

Modified Perihepatic Packing; A Creative and Beneficial Method for Management of High Grade Liver Injury

Sajjad Ebrahimi; Sedigheh Tahmasebi; Mohammad Reza Rouhezamin; Seyed Mohsen Mousavi; Hamid Reza Abbasi; Shahram Bolandparvaz; Shahram Paydar

Volume 1, Issue 1 , January 2013, , Pages 22-27

  Objective: To evaluate the efficacy of modified perihepatic packing (MPHP) in reducing the rate of re-bleeding rate after packing removal.Methods: This was an experimental study being performed in Shiraz animal laboratory. High grade liver parenchymal injury was induced in 30 transgenic Australian rabbits ...  Read More