1. Effects of Body Mass Index on Outcome Measures of the Patients with Penetrating Injuries; A Single Center Experience

Farris Serio; Quinn Fujii; Keval Shah; Andrew McCague

Volume 6, Issue 4 , October 2018, , Pages 325-328

Abstract
  Objective: To determine if there was any decrease in measures of injury severity or outcome with obese patients (body mass index greater than or equal to 30 kg/m2) as compared to non-obese patients (body mass index less than 30 kg/m2).Methods: We conducted a retrospective review of the trauma database ...  Read More

2. Descriptive Analysis of Right and Left-sided Traumatic Diaphragmatic Injuries; Case Series from a Single Institution

Hassan Al-Thani; Gaby Jabbour; Ayman El-Menyar; Husham Abdelrahman; Ruben Peralta; Ahmad Zarour

Volume 6, Issue 1 , January 2018, , Pages 16-25

Abstract
  Objective: To investigate the presentation, management and outcomes of left and right-sided traumatic diaphragmatic injury (TDI) in a single level I trauma center.Methods: This cross-sectional study was conducted during a 7-year period from 2008 to 2015 in a level I trauma center in Qatar. We included ...  Read More

3. Endovascular Management of a Penetrating Zone III Retroperitoneal Gunshot Wound Injury; A Case Report

Saptarshi Biswas; Boris Hristov

Volume 5, Issue 4 , October 2017, , Pages 303-306

Abstract
  Traumatic iliac vessels injuries secondary to gunshot wound can often be fatal at the scene. One of the intriguing complications of vascular injuries is arteriovenous fistula. If the patient survives, these lesions may often not be diagnosed on first evaluation and patients may present with clinical ...  Read More

4. Effect of Fibrin Packing on Managing Hepatic Hemorrhage and Liver Wound Healing in a Model of Liver Stab Wound in Rat

Mehrzad Banihashemi; Azam Safari; Navid Nezafat; Mahmoodreza Tahamtan; Manica Negahdaripour; Negar Azarpira; Younes Ghasemi

Volume 5, Issue 1 , January 2017, , Pages 18-23

Abstract
  Objective: To evaluate the effect of fibrin perihepatic packing on controlling liver hemorrhage and liver wound healing.Methods: In this animal experimental study, 20 adult male Sprague Dawley rats, weighing 200-220 g, were included. Stab wound injury was created by number 15 scalpel, so that bilateral ...  Read More