Chairperson


Shahram Bolandparvaz, MD Professor of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery – Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran

Trauma and Acute Care Surgery

Editor-in-Chief


Hamid Reza Abbasi, MD Professor of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery – Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran

Trauma and Acute Care Surgery

Deputy Editor


Fariborz Ghaffarpasand, MD Trauma Research Center – Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran

Neurosurgery

Associate Editor


Shahram Paydar, MD Associate Professor of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery – Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran

Trauma and Acute Care Surgery

Assistant Editor


Zahra Ghahramani, BSc Trauma Research Center – Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran

Microbiology

Methodology Advisor


Mahnaz Yadollahi, MD Assistant Professor of Community Medicine – Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran

Community Medicine

  • yadollahimsums.ac.ir

Statistician


Zahra Shayan, PhD Assistant Professor of Biostatistics – Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran

Biostatistics

  • shayanzsums.ac.ir

Statistician


Syed Tajuddin Syed Hassan, PhD Professor of Biostatistics – Universiti Putra Malaysia, Selangor, Malaysia

Biostatistics

  • tajuddinmedic.upm.edu.my

Language Editor


Leila Shayan, MSc Trauma Research Center – Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran

Mathematical Statistics

Language Editor


Maryam Dehghankhalili, MD, MBA Department of General Surgery- Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran

General Surgery

  • maryam_dhkhyahoo.com

Section Editor


Ashkan Mowla, MD, FAHA, FAAN Department of Radiology, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California Los Angeles (UCLA), Los Angeles, CA

Radiology

  • amowlamednet.ucla.edu

Section Editor


Amir Reza Vosoughi, MD Assistant Professor of Orthopedic Surgery, Foot & Ankle Surgeon – Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran

Orthopedic Surgery

  • vosoughiarhotmail.com

Section Editor


Behnam Rezai Jahromi, MD Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery – Helsinki University Hospital, Helsinki, Finland

Neurosurgery

  • behnam.rezaihus.fi

Section Editor


Bore Bakota, MD Professor of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery – General Hospital Karlovac, Karlovac, Croatia

Trauma and Acute Care Surgery

Section Editor


Devang Desai, MD, MBBS, FRACS Associate Professor of Urology – Toowoomba Base Hospital, Queensland, Australia

Urology

  • ddesaitoowoombaurology.com.au

Section Editor


Joham Choque Velasquez, MD Associate Professor Neurosurgery – Hospital Victor Lazarte Echegaray, EsSalud, Trujillo, Peru

Neurosurgery

  • johchovehotmail.com

Section Editor


Mark Fitzgerald, MD Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine – Trauma Centre, The Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, VIC, Australia

Emergency Medicine

Section Editor


Mohammad Jamshidi, MD Associate Professor of Vascular Surgery – Scripps Memorial Hospital – Encinitas, California, USA

Vascular Surgery

  • jamshidinezhadgmail.com

Editorial Board


Abbas Khosravi, MD Assistant Professor of Anesthesia and Intensive care - Iranian hospital –Dubai, Dubai, UAE

Anesthesia and Intensive care

  • drkhosravigmail.com

Editorial Board


Ali Razmkon, MD Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery – Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran

Neurosurgery

  • ali.razmkongmail.com

Editorial Board


Ali Davoudi, MD Department of Community Medicine, Road Trauma Research Center, Guilan University of Medical Sciences, Rasht, Iran

Community Medicine

  • davoudikiakalayehgmail.com

Editorial Board


Alireza Ashraf, MD Associate Professor of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation – Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

  • alirezaashrafyahoo.com

Editorial Board


Allen J. Cohen, MD, PhD Professor of Radiology – University of California, Irvine, USA

Radiology

  • ajcohenuci.edu

Editorial Board


Amir Khorram-Manesh, MD, PhD Associate Professor of Surgery, Prehospital and Disaster Medicine Centre, Gothenburg, Sweden

General Surgery

  • amir.khorram-maneshvgregion.se

Editorial Board


Boris Hreckovski, MD Professor Trauma and Acute Care Surgery – Slavonski Brod General Hospital, Zagreb, Croatia

Trauma and Acute Care Surgery

  • boris.hreckovskivip.hr

Editorial Board


David Butler Hoyt, MD Professor of Surgical Critical Care and Acute Care Surgery, American College of Surgeons, Chicago, USA

Critical Care and Acute Care Surgery

  • dhoytfacs.org

Editorial Board


Endre Varga, MD Professor of Trauma Surgery – University of Szeged, Szeged, Hungary

Trauma Surgery

  • endrevargamdyahoo.com

Editorial Board


Farid Zand, MD Associate Professor of Anesthesiology and Critical Care – Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran

Anesthesiology and Critical Care

Editorial Board


Gerard O'Reilly, MD Professor of Emergency Medicine – Emergency and Trauma Centre, The Alfred, Melbourne, Australia

Emergency Medicine

  • gerard.oreillymonash.edu

Editorial Board


Güvenir Okcu, MD Professor of Orthopedic Surgery – Ege Üniversitesi Tıp Fakültesi, Izmir, Turkey

Orthopedic Surgery

  • ggokcuhotmail.com

Editorial Board


Hossein Khalili, MD Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery – Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran

Neurosurgery

Editorial Board


Isidro Martínez Casas, MD, PhD, FACS Professor of Orthopedic Surgery, Hospital Universitari del Mar, Madrid, Spain

Orthopedic Surgery

  • imartinezimedhospitales.com

Editorial Board


Kamran B. Lankarani, MD Professor of Gastroenterology – Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran

Gastroenterology

  • lankaransums.ac.ir

Editorial Board


Khalid Shukri, MD Chief Medical Officer and Consultant ICU, Taiba hospital, Kuwait

Consultant ICU

  • ceo_icuhotmail.com

Editorial Board


Korhan Taviloglu, MD Professor of Surgery – Doctor's Center, Istanbul, Turkey

General Surgery

  • korhantaviloglu.com

Editorial Board


Luis Filipe Pinheiro, MD Professor of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery – Hospital de São Teotónio (HST), Viseu, Portugal

Trauma and Acute Care Surgery

  • luis.pinheironetvisao.pt

Editorial Board


Mario Kopljar, MD Professor of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery – University Hospital Dubrava, Zagreb, Croatia

Trauma and Acute Care Surgery

  • kopljaryahoo.com

Editorial Board


Mary R. Newsome, PhD Associate Professor of Neuroimaging – Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA

Neuroimaging

  • mnewsomebcm.edu

Editorial Board


Mauro Zago, MD Professor of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery – Policlinico San Pietro, Bergamo - Italy

Trauma and Acute Care Surgery

  • maurozago.mdgmail.com

Editorial Board


Mehdi Razzaghi, PhD Department of Mathematics, Computer Science and Statistics, Bloomsburg University, Bloomsburg, USA

Computer Science and Statistics

  • mrazzaghbloomu.edu

Editorial Board


Michael E. Lekawa, MD Professor of Surgical Critical Care and Acute Care Surgery – University of California, Irvine, USA

Critical Care and Acute Care Surgery

  • melekawauci.edu

Editorial Board


Milorad Mitkovic, MD, PhD Professor of Orthopedic Surgery and Traumatology – University of Nis, Niš, Serbia

Orthopedic Surgery and Traumatology

  • mitkovicgmail.com

Editorial Board


Mohammad Hadi Imanieh, MD Professor of Pediatric Gastroenterology – Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran

Pediatric Gastroenterology

  • imaniehmsums.ac.ir

Editorial Board


Mohammad Hossein Dabbaghmanesh, MD Professor of Endocrinology – Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran

Endocrinology

  • dabbaghmsums.ac.ir

Editorial Board


Mohammad Javad Moradian, MD, MPH, PhD Assistant Professor of Disaster Medicine – Shiraz University of medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran

Disaster Medicine

Editorial Board


Mohammad Kalantari Meibodi, MD Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine – Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran

Emergency Medicine

  • kalantari_meibodiyahoo.com

Editorial Board


Nizal Sarrafzadegan, MD Professor of Cardiology – Isfahan University of Medical Sciences, Isfahan, Iran

Cardiology

  • nsarrafzadegangmail.com

Editorial Board


Olav Røise, MD Professor of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery – Oslo University Hospital, Oslo, Norway

Trauma and Acute Care Surgery

  • olav.roiseulleval.no

Editorial Board


Philipp Kobbe, MD Associate Professor of Traumatology – Universitätsklinikum Aachen, Aachen, Germany

Traumatology

  • pkobbeukaachen.de

Editorial Board


Piero Chirletti, MD Professor of Surgery – University of Rome, Rome, Italy

General Surgery

  • piero.chirlettiuniroma1.it

Editorial Board


Radko Komadina, MD, PhD Professor Trauma and Acute Care Surgery – University of Ljubljana, Ljubljana, Slovenia

Trauma and Acute Care Surgery

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Editorial Board


Sandro Scarpelini, MD Assistant Professor of Trauma and Emergency Surgery, University of Sao Paulo Medical School, Sao Paulo, Brazil

Trauma and Emergency Surgery

Editorial Board


Sepideh Sefidbakht, MD Associate Professor of Radiology – Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran

Radiology

  • sepidehsefidbakhtyahoo.com

Editorial Board


Seyed Ali Malek Hosseini, MD Professor of Solid Organ Transplantation – Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran

Solid Organ Transplantation

  • malekhasums.ac.ir

Editorial Board


Seyed Mohsen Dehghani, MD Associate Professor of Pediatric Gastroenterology – Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran

Pediatric Gastroenterology

  • dehghanismgmail.com

Editorial Board


Vladimir Senekovic, MD, PhD Professor of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery – University of Ljubljana, Ljubljana, Slovenia

Trauma and Acute Care Surgery

  • vladimir.senekovickclj.si

Editorial Board


Zahra Mohtasham Amiri, MD Associate Professor in Preventive and Social Medicine, Guilan Road Trauma Research Center, Rasht, Iran

Preventive and Social Medicine

Website Manager


Zahra Ghahramani, BSc Trauma Research Center – Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran

Microbiology

Cover Designer


Mehdi Rabiee, BSc Paramedical School - Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran

  • rabieemegmail.com