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Readmission and Imaging Outcomes in Pediatric Complicated Appendicitis: A Matched Case-Control Study
INTRODUCTION: Currently, the treatment guidelines for perforated appendicitis generally include primary appendectomy or non-operative management followed by an interval appendectomy 6 to 12 weeks post discharge (first-line ...
Use of Respiratory Acoustic Monitor for Postoperative Monitoring in Children
Recording vital signs is the standard of care for all patients on the hospital wards after surgery to detect respiratory and cardiovascular depression before serious complications ensue. Of all the vital signs, an altered ...
Contemporary Review of Pediatric Thyroid Surgery
PURPOSE: Pediatric thyroid cancer is uncommon and, despite its relative aggressiveness, prognosis is favorable if treated appropriately. Our study is the largest contemporary review to characterize the presentation, ...