Effects of Unilateral Iatrogenic Vas Deferens Trauma on Fertility: An Experimental In Vitro Fertilization Mice Model Study

Mohammad Babaei; Gholamreza Najafi; Ali Shalizar Jalali; Mehdi Behfar

Volume 3, Issue 4 , October 2015, Pages 122-127

  Objective: To determine bilateral effects of unilateral iatrogenic vas deferens trauma (UIT) on epididymal sperm characteristics and in vitro fertilizing capacity in an experimental mouse model.Methods: Experiments were performed on three equal groups each comprising six adult male mice. Following anaesthesia, ...  Read More

Management of Intrarticular Fractures of Distal End of Humerus using Modification of the Triceps Aponeurosis Tongue Approach

Saurabh Sharma; Mukesh Tiwari; Hemant Chaturvedi

Volume 3, Issue 4 , October 2015, Pages 128-133

  Objective: To evaluate the functional outcome and extensor apparatus of operative management of intra-articular fractures of distal humerus using modification of the Triceps Tongue Flap approach.Methods: This prospective study was conducted between June, 2012 to April,2014 in NIMS Medical College and ...  Read More

Inter-rater Reliability of Triages Performed by the Electronic Triage System

Faramarz Pourasghar; Amin Daemi; Jafar Sadegh Tabrizi; Alireza Ala

Volume 3, Issue 4 , October 2015, Pages 134-137

  Objective: To examine the inter-rater reliability of triages performed by the Electronic Triage System (ETS) which has recently developed and used in hospital emergency department (ED).Methods: This cross-sectional study was conducted prospectively and studied 408 visitors of Tabriz Imam Reza hospital’s ...  Read More

Correlation between Success Rates of Cardiopulmonary Cerebral Resuscitation and the Educational Level of the Team Leader; A Cross-Sectional Study

Shahram Bolandparvaz; Hamid Mohajer; Mansoor Masjedi; Ehsan Mohammadhoseini; Leila Shayan

Volume 3, Issue 4 , October 2015, Pages 138-143

  Objectives: To determine the correlation between the success rates of the cardiopulmonary cerebral resuscitation (CPCR) and the team’s leader education and skill level in Shiraz, southern Iran.Method: This cross-sectional study was conducted during a 6-month period from October 2007 to March 2008 in ...  Read More

Case Report
Gangrenous Appendicitis: A Rare Presentation of Pericecal Hernia; Case Report and Review of the Literature

Shailesh Kumar; Priyadarshi Dikshit; Shubhendu Bhaduri; Swati Sattavan

Volume 3, Issue 4 , October 2015, Pages 144-147

  Intra-abdominal Hernias are rare conditions usually secondary to congenital defects, with pericecal hernias accounting for a minority of them. They can be difficult to diagnose due to non-specific presentations but may lead to strangulation and thus require early management. We herein report a rare case ...  Read More