1. Acute Appendicitis during Pregnancy; Results of a Cohort Study in a Single Iranian Center

Somaye Bazdar; Maryam Dehghankhalili; Shekoofeh Yaghmaei; Maryam Azadegan; Amirhossein Pourdavood; Mohammad Hadi Niakan; Ali Mohammad Bananzadeh

Volume 6, Issue 2 , April 2018, , Pages 122-127

Abstract
  Objective: To determine the effects of pregnancy on the presentation, management, surgical and obstetrics outcome of patients with acute appendicitis.Methods: This prospective cohort study was conducted during a 2-year period from 2014 to 2016 in Shahid Faghihi hospital of Shiraz University of Medical ...  Read More

2. Diagnosis of Appendicitis in Patients with a Normal White Blood Cell Count; A Cross-Sectional Study

Sadettin Er; Bülent Çomçalı; Ahmet Soykurt; Bülent Cavit Yüksel; Mesut Tez

Volume 6, Issue 2 , April 2018, , Pages 128-132

Abstract
  Objective: To investigate the clinical, imaging and laboratory findings for diagnosis of acute appendicitis (AA) in patients with a normal white blood cell count (WBCC).Methods: This retrospective cross-sectional study was conducted in Ankara Numune Training and Research Hospital, Ankara, Turkey, during ...  Read More

3. The Diagnostic Value of Surface Markers in Acute Appendicitis; A Diagnostic Accuracy Study

Naser Mohammad Gholi Mezerji; Mohammad Rafeie; Zahra Shayan; Ghasem Mosayebi

Volume 3, Issue 2 , April 2015, , Pages 65-69

Abstract
  Objective: To determine the diagnostic value of blood cells surface markers in patients with acute appendicitis. Methods: In this cross-sectional study, 71 patients who underwent appendectomy following a diagnosis of appendicitis were recruited during a one-year period. The patients were divided into ...  Read More

5. 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

Abstract
  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

6. Accuracy of Ultrasonography in Diagnosing Acute Appendicitis

Parisa Javidi Parsijani; Nima Pourhabibi Zarandi; Shahram Paydar; Hamidreza Abbasi; Shahram Bolandparvaz

Volume 1, Issue 4 , October 2013, , Pages 158-163

Abstract
  Objectives: To evaluate the accuracy of sonography in diagnosing acute appendicitis in patients with Alvarado score 4–7.Methods: This is a retrospective cross-sectional study being performed in Namazee hospital affiliated with Shiraz University of Medical sciences during a one year period from 9/2007 ...  Read More

7. Short-term Outcome of Open Appendectomy in Southern Iran: A Single Center Experience

Shahram Paydar; Parisa Javidi Parsijani; Armin Akbarzadeh; Alireza Manafi; Fariborz Ghaffarpasand; Hamid Reza Abbasi; Shahram Bolandparvaz

Volume 1, Issue 3 , July 2013, , Pages 123-126

Abstract
  Objectives: To evaluate the short-term outcome of open appendectomy, the rate of negative appendectomy as well as pathology reports after surgery in patients with suspected acute appendicitis.Methods: This was a retrospective cross-sectional study being performed in Nemazee hospital affiliated with Shiraz ...  Read More