Format
Sort by
Items per page

Send to

Choose Destination

Links from PubMed

Items: 1 to 20 of 373

1.

The diagnosis of acute appendicitis in a pediatric population: to CT or not to CT.

Stephen AE, Segev DL, Ryan DP, Mullins ME, Kim SH, Schnitzer JJ, Doody DP.

J Pediatr Surg. 2003 Mar;38(3):367-71; discsussion 367-71. Review.

PMID:
12632351
2.

Imaging for suspected appendicitis: negative appendectomy and perforation rates.

Bendeck SE, Nino-Murcia M, Berry GJ, Jeffrey RB Jr.

Radiology. 2002 Oct;225(1):131-6.

PMID:
12354996
3.

The diagnosis of appendicitis in children: outcomes of a strategy based on pediatric surgical evaluation.

Kosloske AM, Love CL, Rohrer JE, Goldthorn JF, Lacey SR.

Pediatrics. 2004 Jan;113(1 Pt 1):29-34.

PMID:
14702443
4.

When should we order a CT scan and when should we rely on the results to diagnose an acute appendicitis?

Ceydeli A, Lavotshkin S, Yu J, Wise L.

Curr Surg. 2006 Nov-Dec;63(6):464-8.

PMID:
17084779
5.
6.

Clinical practice guidelines for pediatric appendicitis evaluation can decrease computed tomography utilization while maintaining diagnostic accuracy.

Russell WS, Schuh AM, Hill JG, Hebra A, Cina RA, Smith CD, Streck CJ.

Pediatr Emerg Care. 2013 May;29(5):568-73. doi: 10.1097/PEC.0b013e31828e5718.

PMID:
23611916
7.

The use of computed tomography for the diagnosis of acute appendicitis in children does not influence the overall rate of negative appendectomy or perforation.

Weyant MJ, Eachempati SR, Maluccio MA, Spigland N, Hydo LJ, Barie PS.

Surg Infect (Larchmt). 2001 Spring;2(1):19-23.

PMID:
12594877
8.

The status of appendiceal CT in an urban medical center 5 years after its introduction: experience with 753 patients.

Rhea JT, Halpern EF, Ptak T, Lawrason JN, Sacknoff R, Novelline RA.

AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2005 Jun;184(6):1802-8.

PMID:
15908534
9.

Accuracies of diagnostic methods for acute appendicitis.

Park JS, Jeong JH, Lee JI, Lee JH, Park JK, Moon HJ.

Am Surg. 2013 Jan;79(1):101-6.

PMID:
23317620
10.

Effect of cross-sectional imaging on negative appendectomy and perforation rates in children.

Applegate KE, Sivit CJ, Salvator AE, Borisa VJ, Dudgeon DL, Stallion AE, Grisoni ER.

Radiology. 2001 Jul;220(1):103-7.

PMID:
11425980
11.

CT scans may not reduce the negative appendectomy rate in children.

Martin AE, Vollman D, Adler B, Caniano DA.

J Pediatr Surg. 2004 Jun;39(6):886-90; discussion 886-90. Review.

PMID:
15185219
13.

Abdominal CT Does Not Improve Outcome for Children with Suspected Acute Appendicitis.

Miano DI, Silvis RM, Popp JM, Culbertson MC, Campbell B, Smith SR.

West J Emerg Med. 2015 Dec;16(7):974-82. doi: 10.5811/westjem.2015.10.25576. Epub 2015 Dec 10.

14.

An interdisciplinary initiative to reduce radiation exposure: evaluation of appendicitis in a pediatric emergency department with clinical assessment supported by a staged ultrasound and computed tomography pathway.

Ramarajan N, Krishnamoorthi R, Barth R, Ghanouni P, Mueller C, Dannenburg B, Wang NE.

Acad Emerg Med. 2009 Nov;16(11):1258-65. doi: 10.1111/j.1553-2712.2009.00511.x.

15.
16.

The use of white blood cell count and left shift in the diagnosis of appendicitis in children.

Wang LT, Prentiss KA, Simon JZ, Doody DP, Ryan DP.

Pediatr Emerg Care. 2007 Feb;23(2):69-76.

PMID:
17351404
17.

Diagnosing acute appendicitis: are we overusing radiologic investigations?

Wong KK, Cheung TW, Tam PK.

J Pediatr Surg. 2008 Dec;43(12):2239-41. doi: 10.1016/j.jpedsurg.2008.08.054.

PMID:
19040943
18.

Acute appendicitis in children: comparison of clinical diagnosis with ultrasound and CT imaging.

Karakas SP, Guelfguat M, Leonidas JC, Springer S, Singh SP.

Pediatr Radiol. 2000 Feb;30(2):94-8.

PMID:
10663520
19.

Clinical guidelines, computed tomography scan, and negative appendectomies: a case series.

Harswick C, Uyenishi AA, Kordick MF, Chan SB.

Am J Emerg Med. 2006 Jan;24(1):68-72.

PMID:
16338513
20.

Increased CT scan utilization does not improve the diagnostic accuracy of appendicitis in children.

Partrick DA, Janik JE, Janik JS, Bensard DD, Karrer FM.

J Pediatr Surg. 2003 May;38(5):659-62.

PMID:
12720164

Supplemental Content

Support Center