Heart Rate Variability May Predict the Severity of Appendicitis: A Cross-Sectional Study

Ali Mohammad Bananzadeh; Abtin Vahidi; Sarvenaz Salahi; Ali Foroutan; Leila Ghahramani

Volume 10, Issue 2 , April 2022, , Pages 71-76

  Objective: To evaluate the role of heart rate variability (HRV) in predicting pre-operative severity of appendicitis. Methods: In this cross-sectional study, 171 cases of acute appendicitis who underwent appendectomy were enrolled. Pre-anesthetic pulse rate of included patients were documented while ...  Read More

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

Role of Physical Examination in Decision Making for Selective Exploration in Patients with Penetrating Zone II Neck Injury

Seyed Vahid Hosseini; Babak Sabet; Abbas Rezaianzadeh; Leila Ghahramani; Seyed Hossein Hosseini; Alireza Safarpour; Salar Rahimikazerooni

Volume 1, Issue 2 , April 2013, , Pages 90-92

  Objective: To evaluate the role of physical examination in decision making for exploring patients with penetrating zone II neck injury.Methods: This was a cross-sectional study being performed in a level I trauma center between 2006 and 2010. The present study reviewed the records of 150 patients with ...  Read More

Antepartum Uterine Rupture Occurring at the Site of a Peviously Repaired Dilatation and Curettage-Induced Perforation: A Case Report

Leila Ghahramani; Sam Moslemi; Maryam Tahamtan; Mohammad Hasan Hashemizadeh; Abdolkhalegh Keshavarzi

Volume 1, Issue 2 , April 2013, , Pages 96-98

  The uterine rupture during pregnancy is a catastrophic condition resulting in both maternal and perinatal morbidity and mortality. It occurs in nearly 1% of patients with previous cesarean sections. However, uterine rupture at the site of previous iatrogenic perforation which is spontaneously healed ...  Read More