Volume 6, Issue 2


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  • Diagnosis and Treatment of Acute Acromioclavicular Joint Injuries 

    Balke, Maurice (Kashan University of Medical Sciences, 2017-04-01)
    Context Acute acromioclavicular joint (ACJ) dislocations are very common in young and active adults. Despite the high incidence of this injury, there is still some controversy on its diagnosis and treatment. ...

  • Intrahepatic Artery Pseudoaneurysm as a Delayed Presentation of Blunt Abdominal Trauma 

    Sanei, Behnam؛ Kolahdouzan, Mohsen؛ Jafari, Hamid Reza (Kashan University of Medical Sciences, 2017-04-01)
    Arterial pseudoaneurysm is an uncommon life-threatening complication in blunt trauma patients. Blunt liver injury may lead to hepatic artery pseudoaneurysm. Radiological intervention is the method of choice in diagnosis ...

  • The Minimum Dataset and Inclusion Criteria for the National Trauma Registry of Iran: A Qualitative Study 

    Ghodsi, Zahra؛ Rahimi Movaghar, Vafa؛ Zafarghandi, Mohammadreza؛ Saadat, Soheil؛ Mohammadzadeh, Mahdi؛ Fazel, Mohammadreza؛ Sehat, Mojtaba؛ Fatemi, Mohammad Javad؛ Khoshmohabat, Hadi؛ Paydar, Shahram؛ Pahlavanhosseini, Hamid؛ Heydari, Hamid؛ Shafaeizadeh, Ahmad؛ Salamati, Payman (Kashan University of Medical Sciences, 2017-04-01)
    Background Burden of injuries is an important public health problem, especially in developing countries. However, a national standard tool for data collection of trauma registry has not been developed in Iran yet.

  • Diagnostic Value of Serial Ultrasound in Blunt Abdominal Trauma 

    Davoodabadi, Abdolhossein؛ Marzban, Faramarz؛ Ghafoor, Leila؛ Talari, Hamid Reza؛ Abdolrahim-Kashi, Esmaeil؛ Akbari, Hossein؛ Mahdian, Mehrdad (Kashan University of Medical Sciences, 2017-04-01)
    Background Ultrasound has widely been used to assess patients with blunt abdominal trauma and detect free fluid in the abdomen. Nevertheless, different studies reported different false negative for this imaging ...

  • Current Concepts of Prolotherapy in Orthopedic Surgery 

    Akpancar, Serkan؛ Murat Seven, Mehmet؛ Yasin Tuzun, Harun؛ Gurer, Levent؛ Ekinci, Safak (Kashan University of Medical Sciences, 2017-04-01)
    Context Prolotherapy is a popular injection-based complementary treatment, which has shown promising results in the treatment of sprained and degenerated ligaments, and damaged dense connective tissues' structures. ...

  • Efficiency of Respiratory Index in Determining Short-Term Prognosis of Multiple Trauma Patients: A Cross-Sectional Study 

    Sabetian, Golnar؛ Paydar, Shahram؛ Rasti, Ali؛ Ghahramani, Zahra (Kashan University of Medical Sciences, 2017-04-01)
    Background Being aware of trauma patients' conditions and predicting their outcome has always been of a great interest. To determine the state and prognosis of these patients, we should find ways to enable the timely ...

  • Road Fatalities and Their Determinants in Iran: Evidence From Panel Provincial Data 

    Homaie Rad, Enayatollah؛ Tavakkoli, Maryam (Kashan University of Medical Sciences, 2017-04-01)
    Background Studies have shown that the number of road fatalities has been decreasing in developed regions and increasing in less and middle developed regions. Iran has one of the highest road fatalities in the world. ...

  • When Domestic Violence Causes Gallbladder Injuries: A Case Report of Gallbladder Perforation 

    Okeny, Paul K؛ Ndikaboona, Geoffrey (Kashan University of Medical Sciences, 2017-04-01)
    Traumatic injuries to the gallbladder are rare. This is attributed to its anatomical location and protection by the liver. Direct penetrating trauma is the commonest mechanism of injury. Here is the report of a 27-year-old ...

  • Locked Posterior Dislocation of Shoulder With Fracture of the Lesser Tuberosity of the Humerus: A Case Report and Review of the Literature 

    Tabrizi, Ali؛ Safari, Mir Bahram؛ Taleb, Hassan؛ Navaeifar, Nasrin (Kashan University of Medical Sciences, 2017-04-01)
    Introduction Posterior shoulder dislocation associated with fracture of the lesser tuberosity is considered as a rare shoulder trauma. It can lead to the locked shoulder with a very high possibility of unsuccessful ...

  • Donkey Bite Leading to a Catastrophic Outcome: Bilateral Visual Loss 

    Eshraghi, Bahram؛ Jamshidian Tehrani, Mansooreh؛ Nekoozadeh, Shahbaz؛ Soleimani, Mohammad؛ Tabatabaei, Seyed Ali (Kashan University of Medical Sciences, 2017-04-01)
    In this report we present a case of severe facial injury due to a donkey bite. Immediate repair with surgical flaps was performed. No significant complication was observed at the time of surgery or during follow up and the ...