Review Article
1. Trauma Registry Data as a Policy-Making Tool: A Systematic Review on the Research Dimensions

Mohammadreza Mobinizadeh; Farzan Berenjian; Efat Mohammadi; Farhad Habibi; Alireza Olyaeemanesh; Kazem Zendedel; Mahdi Sharif-Alhoseini

Volume 10, Issue 2 , April 2022, Pages 49-58

Abstract
  Objective: To review the research dimensions of trauma registry data on health policy making. Methods: PubMed and EMBASE were searched until July 2020. Keywords were used on the search process included Trauma, Injury, Registry and Research, which were searched by using appropriate search strategies. ...  Read More

Original Article
2. Examining the Relationship between Salivary Amylase Level, Head Trauma Severity and CT Scan Results in Patients with Isolated Mild Head Trauma

Mohsen Ebrahimi; Behrang Rezvani Kakhki; Baharak Davoudpour; Zahra Abbasi Shaye; Hossein Zakeri; Seyed Mohammad Mousavi; Sayyed Majid Sadrzadeh; Seyed Aliakbar Shamsian; Azadeh Mahmoudi Gharaee

Volume 10, Issue 2 , April 2022, Pages 59-64

Abstract
  Objective: To investigate the relationship between salivary amylase level and computed tomoraphy (CT scan) findings in patients with isolated mild traumatic Brain Injury (mTBI) referred to the emergency department of Shahid Hasheminejad Hospital. Methods: Patients with isolated mTBI and indication ...  Read More

Original Article
3. Comparison the Emergency Severity Index and Manchester Triage System in Trauma Patients

Hossein Zakeri; Lahya Afshari Saleh; Shabnam Niroumand; Maryam Ziadi-Lotfabadi

Volume 10, Issue 2 , April 2022, Pages 65-70

Abstract
  Objective: To compare the emergency severity index (ESI) and Manchester triage system (MTS) in trauma patients. Methods: This cross-sectional study was conducted by census method in Hasheminejad hospital during 2019. Patients referred to a trauma center triaged by five trained triage nurses based on ...  Read More

Original Article
4. Heart Rate Variability May Predict the Severity of Appendicitis: A Cross-Sectional Study

Ali Mohammad Bananzadeh; Abtin Vahidi; Sarvenaz Salahi; Ali Foroutan; Leila Ghahramani

Volume 10, Issue 2 , April 2022, Pages 71-76

Abstract
  Objective: To evaluate the role of heart rate variability (HRV) in predicting pre-operative severity of appendicitis. Methods: In this cross-sectional study, 171 cases of acute appendicitis who underwent appendectomy were enrolled. Pre-anesthetic pulse rate of included patients were documented while ...  Read More

Original Article
5. Assessment of Neck Characteristics for Laryngeal Mask Airway Size Selection in Patients Who Underwent an Elective Ocular Surgery; A Cross-Sectional Study

Omid Aghadavoudi; Hamidreza Shetabi; Hamid Saryazdi; Susan Babayi

Volume 10, Issue 2 , April 2022, Pages 77-82

Abstract
  Objective: To investigate the neck features for laryngeal mask airway (LMA) size selection. Methods: This cross-sectional study was conducted on 160 patients referred for elective surgeries to Feiz Hospital affiliated with Isfahan University of Medical Sciences, Isfahan, Iran (April 2016 to September ...  Read More

Original Article
6. Impact of Peer-Assisted Learning in Chest Tube Insertion Education on Surgical Residents

Iman Deilamy; Mitra Amini; Hamid Reza Abbasi; Shahram Bolandparvaz; Shahram Paydar

Volume 10, Issue 2 , April 2022, Pages 83-86

Abstract
  Objective: To investigate the impact of peer-assisted learning (PAL) in chest tube insertion education on surgical residents. Methods: This study is a quasi-experimental study conducted on thirty general surgeon residents enrolled in the PAL program. They were divided into two learner groups (A and B) ...  Read More

Case Report
7. Gunshot Wounds Causing Distal Arterial Bullet Embolisms

Mauricio Gonzalez-Urquijo; Ernesto Cordoba-Chamorro; Susan Julieth Moreno-Diaz; Gabriel Fernando Mejia-Villate; Mario Alejandro Fabiani

Volume 10, Issue 2 , April 2022, Pages 87-91

Abstract
  We report two cases involving small-caliber gunshot wounds to the chest with embolization of the bullet which complete occluding arterial circulation into the left lower extremity. A 30-years-old and 19-years-old men suffered gunshots wound to the thorax and abdomen with subsequent arterial ...  Read More

Case Report
8. Do Avoid Unnecessary Procedure in A Trauma Patient? A Case Report

Mehdi Torabi

Volume 10, Issue 2 , April 2022, Pages 92-94

Abstract
  Endotracheal intubation is more commonly performed in the right main bronchus; however, it may rarely be performed in the left side. A 52-years-old man was brought to the emergency department by emergency medical services (EMS) after multiple trauma injury. There was a decrease in the right lung’s ...  Read More