Demographic Assessment of Burn Injuries in Iranian Patients

Mehran Kouchek; kamran Aghakhani; Mostafa Dahmardehei; Azadeh Memarian

Volume 12, Issue 1 , January 2024, , Pages 26-34

  Objective: This study investigated the demographic characteristics and factors influencing burn injuries,primarily in low socioeconomic societies where such incidents are prevalent due to factors such as illiteracyand poverty.Methods: This cross-sectional study included all burn patients admitted to ...  Read More

Health Stewardship in Polar Regions: A Gateway to Establish Emergency Medicine in Extreme Environment

Hossein Akbarialiabad; Rowena Christiansen; Mohsen Farjoud Kouhanjani; Milad Ahmadi Marzaleh; Mohammad Hossein Taghrir

Volume 11, Issue 4 , October 2023, , Pages 202-203

  In a rapidly changing environment, healthcare systems in polar regions face increasing pressures imposed by climate change, burgeoning tourism, and potential ramifications for future space exploration. The urgency to reevaluate health stewardship and governance in these areas is driven by unique challenges, ...  Read More

Comparison the Ability of Quantitative Trauma Severity Assessment Methods Based On GAP, RTS, and ISS Criteria in Determining the Prognosis of Accidental Patients

Behrang Khafafi; Omid Garkaz; Saeed Golfiroozi; Sahar Paryab; Laia Ashouri; Sevda daei; Hamid Reza Mehryar; Mousa Ghelichi-Ghojogh

Volume 10, Issue 3 , July 2022, , Pages 122-127

  Objective: To compare the ability of quantitative trauma severity assessment methods based on Glasgow comascale, age, and arterial pressure (GAP), revised trauma score (RTS), and injury severity score (ISS) criteria indetermining the prognosis of accidental patients.Methods: This cross-sectional study ...  Read More

Trampoline Park Injuries and Their Burden on Local Orthopaedic and Emergency Services

Stevan J. Jordan; Roozbeh Shafafy; Amelia E. Davidson; Christopher J. To; Kathryn Gill; Matthew C. Solan

Volume 7, Issue 2 , April 2019, , Pages 162-168

  Objective: To investigate the incidence of trampoline park injuries (TPIs) at a local recreational facility and to quantify the burden on emergency and orthopaedic services at our institute.Methods: All patients that presented to the Emergency Department (ED) from the trampoline park via ambulance from ...  Read More

Features and Results of Conducted Studies Using a Lean Management Approach in Emergency Department in Hospital: A Systematic Review

Haleh Mousavi Isfahani; Sogand Tourani; Hesam Seyedin

Volume 7, Issue 1 , January 2019, , Pages 9-20

  Objective: To perform a systematic review of the properties and results of the studies that their approaches are lean management in emergency departments and the factors which influence on their performance.          Method: The necessary information in the ...  Read More

Enhanced Recovery after Emergency Surgery: A Systematic Review

Mihai Paduraru; Luca Ponchietti; Isidro Martinez Casas; Peter Svenningsen; Mauro Zago

Volume 5, Issue 2 , April 2017, , Pages 70-78

  Objective: To evaluate the current scientific evidence for the applicability, safety and effectiveness of pathways of enhanced recovery after emergency surgery (ERAS).Methods: We undertook a search using PubMed and Cochrane databases for ERAS protocols in emergency cases. The search generated 65 titles; ...  Read More

Severe Cranioencephalic Trauma: Prehospital Care, Surgical Management and Multimodal Monitoring

Luis Rafael Moscote-Salazar; Andres M. Rubiano; Hernando Raphael Alvis-Miranda; Willem Calderon-Miranda; Gabriel Alcala-Cerra; Marco Antonio Blancas Rivera; Amit Agrawal

Volume 4, Issue 1 , January 2016, , Pages 8-23

  Traumatic brain injury is a leading cause of death in developed countries. It is estimated that only in the United States about 100,000 people die annually in parallel among the survivors there is a significant number of people with disabilities with significant costs for the health system. It has been ...  Read More