Review Article
3. Modified Stoppa Approach versus Ilioinguinal Approach for Anterior Acetabular Fractures; A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

Sanjay Meena; Pankaj Kumar Sharma; Samarth Mittal; Jyoti Sharma; Buddhadev Chowdhury

Volume 5, Issue 1 , January 2017, Pages 6-12

Abstract
  Introduction: Modified Stoppa approach was introduced as an alternative to ilioinguinal approach for management of anterior fractures of acetabulum in order to reduce complications of the latter. However, the efficacy of either approach over other is not well established. The aim of this meta-analysis ...  Read More

4. Effect of Intravenous Ketorolac on Postoperative Pain in Mandibular Fracture Surgery; A Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled Trial

Hamid Reza Eftekharian; Homa Ilkhani pak

Volume 5, Issue 1 , January 2017, Pages 13-17

Abstract
  Objective: To evaluate the effects of intravenous ketorolac on early postoperative pain in patients with mandibular fractures, who underwent surgical repair.Methods: This prospective, randomized, placebo-controlled clinical trial was conducted in Shahid Rajaei Hospital, affiliated with Shiraz University ...  Read More

5. 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

6. Inferior Vena Cava Repair Using Serosal Patch of Small Bowel: An Experimental Study

Hossein Hodjati; Ahmad Hoseinzadeh; Seyed Masoud Mousavi; Seifollah Dehghani Nazhavi; Viginda Kumar; Maryam Sehhatpour

Volume 5, Issue 1 , January 2017, Pages 24-28

Abstract
  Objective: To evaluate the feasibility and results of using serosal patch of small bowel for repair and replacement of inferior vena cava (IVC) after resection of a part of infra-renal IVC in an animal model, as it may be encountered in extensive tumors of retroperitoneal and trauma patients.Methods: ...  Read More

7. Prevalence of Fracture in Healthy Iranian Children Aged 9–18 Years and Associated Risk Factors; A Population Based Study

Marjan Jeddi; Mohammad Hossein Dabbaghmanesh; Alireza Kharmandar; Gholamhossein Ranjbar Omrani; Marzieh Bakhshayeshkaram

Volume 5, Issue 1 , January 2017, Pages 29-35

Abstract
  Objective: To determine the prevalence of fractures and associated risk factors in healthy Iranian children and adolescents.Methods: In this cross sectional population based study, 478 healthy Iranian children and adolescents aged 9–18 years old participated. Baseline data and bone mineral content ...  Read More

8. Functional Results of Intercondylar Fractures of the Humerus Fixed with Dual Y-Plate; A Technical Note

Swagat Mahapatra; Vineet Thomas Abraham

Volume 5, Issue 1 , January 2017, Pages 36-41

Abstract
  Objective: To evaluate and report the functional results of surgical management of intercondylar fractures of the humerus in adults using a novel dual plating technique.Methods: A total number of 60 patients with Riseborough and Radin type II, III, and IV intercondylar humerus fractures were operated ...  Read More

9. Epidemiological and Clinical Characteristics of Traumatic Hand and Finger Amputations in North Western Iran; A Single Center Experience

Nasrin Mehri; Homayoun Sadeghi-Bazargani; Abdolrasoul Safaiean

Volume 5, Issue 1 , January 2017, Pages 42-46

Abstract
  Objective:  To determine the epidemiological and clinical characteristics of hand and finger amputations in patients referring to a single center in northern Iran.Methods: This was a cross-sectional study conducted on 200 traumatic hand amputees hospitalized in Shohada Hospital in Tabriz, Northwestern ...  Read More

10. Trend and Seasonal Patterns of Injuries and Mortality Due to Motorcyclists Traffic Accidents; A Hospital-Based Study

Marjan Hosseinpour; Abdollah Mohammadian-Hafshejani; Mohammad Esmaeilpour Aghdam; Mahdi Mohammadian; Farzad Maleki

Volume 5, Issue 1 , January 2017, Pages 47-52

Abstract
  Objective: To investigate trend and seasonal pattern of occurrence and mortality of motorcycle accidents in patients referred to hospitals of Isfahan.Methods: This cross-sectional study was carried out using traffic accidents data of Isfahan province, extracted from Ministry of Health (MOH) database ...  Read More

Case Report
11. Endovascular Management of a Combined Subclavian and Vertebral Artery Injury in an Unstable Polytrauma Patient: Case Report and Literature Review

Christian David Weber; Philipp Kobbe; Christian Herren; Andreas H. Mahnken; Frank Hildebrand; Hans-Christoph Pape

Volume 5, Issue 1 , January 2017, Pages 53-57

Abstract
  While blunt trauma of the head and neck are a common pattern of injury, significant problems related to the prompt diagnosis and optimal management of traumatic artery injuries have been reported in the literature. While patients with major artery injuries might develop hemorrhagic shock very rapidly, ...  Read More

Case Report
12. Myocutaneous Mucormycosis in a Diabetic Burnt Patient Led to Upper Extremity Amputation; A Case Report

Mehdi Ayaz; Reza Moein

Volume 5, Issue 1 , January 2017, Pages 58-62

Abstract
  Mucormycosis is a rare opportunistic fungal infection that can implicate cranial sinuses, brain, lungs, gastrointestinal tract and skin. Although it can occur in patients with competent and incompetent immunity such as patients with diabetes mellitus, lymphoma, leukemia and burns, but it has an aggressive, ...  Read More