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    • Bologna guidelines for diagnosis and management of adhesive small bowel obstruction (ASBO): 2013 update of the evidence-based guidelines from the world society of emergency surgery ASBO working group 

      Di Saverio, Salomone; Coccolini, Federico; Galati, Marica; Smerieri, Nazareno; Biffl, Walter L; Ansaloni, Luca; Tugnoli, Gregorio; Velmahos, George C; Sartelli, Massimo; Bendinelli, Cino; Fraga, Gustavo Pereira; Kelly, Michael D; Moore, Frederick A; Mandalà, Vincenzo; Mandalà, Stefano; Masetti, Michele; Jovine, Elio; Pinna, Antonio D; Peitzman, Andrew B; Leppaniemi, Ari; Sugarbaker, Paul H; Goor, Harry Van; Moore, Ernest E; Jeekel, Johannes; Catena, Fausto (BioMed Central, 2013)
      Background: In 2013 Guidelines on diagnosis and management of ASBO have been revised and updated by the WSES Working Group on ASBO to develop current evidence-based algorithms and focus indications and safety of conservative ...
    • Complicated Intra-Abdominal Infections in a Worldwide Context: An Observational Prospective Study (CIAOW Study) 

      Sartelli, Massimo; Catena, Fausto; Ansaloni, Luca; Moore, Ernest; Malangoni, Mark; Coimbra, Raul; Koike, Kaoru; Leppaniemi, Ari; Biffl, Walter; Balogh, Zsolt; Bendinelli, Cino; Kluger, Yoram; Agresta, Ferdinando; Di Saverio, Salomone; Tugnoli, Gregorio; Jovine, Elio; Ordonez, Carlos; Gomes, Carlos Augusto; Junior, Gerson Alves Pereira; Yuan, Kuo-Ching; Bala, Miklosh; Cui, Yunfeng; Marwah, Sanjay; Zachariah, Sanoop; Sakakushev, Boris; Kong, Victor; Ahmed, Adamu; Abbas, Ashraf; Gonsaga, Ricardo Alessandro Teixeira; Guercioni, Gianluca; Vettoretto, Nereo; Poiasina, Elia; Ben-Ishay, Offir; Díaz-Nieto, Rafael; Massalou, Damien; Skrovina, Matej; Gerych, Ihor; Augustin, Goran; Kenig, Jakub; Khokha, Vladimir; Tranà, Cristian; Kok, Kenneth Yuh Yen; Mefire, Alain Chichom; Hong, Suk-Kyung; Lohse, Helmut Alfredo Segovia; Ghnnam, Wagih; Verni, Alfredo; Lohsiriwat, Varut; Siribumrungwong, Boonying; Tavares, Alberto; Baiocchi, Gianluca; Das, Koray; Jarry, Julien; Zida, Maurice; Sato, Norio; Murata, Kiyoshi; Shoko, Tomohisa; Irahara, Takayuki; Hamedelneel, Ahmed O; Naidoo, Noel; Adesunkanmi, Abdul Rashid Kayode; Kobe, Yoshiro; Attri, AK; Sharma, Rajeev; Coccolini, Federico; El Zalabany, Tamer; Khalifa, Khalid Al; Sanjuan, Juan; Barnabé, Rita; Ishii, Wataru; Velmahos, George; Gupta, Sanjay; Peev, Miroslav P; Lee, Jae Gil (BioMed Central, 2013)
      Despite advances in diagnosis, surgery, and antimicrobial therapy, mortality rates associated with complicated intra-abdominal infections remain exceedingly high. The World Society of Emergency Surgery (WSES) has designed ...
    • Complicated intra-abdominal infections worldwide: the definitive data of the CIAOW Study 

      Sartelli, Massimo; Catena, Fausto; Ansaloni, Luca; Coccolini, Federico; Corbella, Davide; Moore, Ernest E; Malangoni, Mark; Velmahos, George; Coimbra, Raul; Koike, Kaoru; Leppaniemi, Ari; Biffl, Walter; Balogh, Zsolt; Bendinelli, Cino; Gupta, Sanjay; Kluger, Yoram; Agresta, Ferdinando; Saverio, Salomone Di; Tugnoli, Gregorio; Jovine, Elio; Ordonez, Carlos A; Whelan, James F; Fraga, Gustavo P; Gomes, Carlos Augusto; Pereira, Gerson Alves; Yuan, Kuo-Ching; Bala, Miklosh; Peev, Miroslav P; Ben-Ishay, Offir; Cui, Yunfeng; Marwah, Sanjay; Zachariah, Sanoop; Wani, Imtiaz; Rangarajan, Muthukumaran; Sakakushev, Boris; Kong, Victor; Ahmed, Adamu; Abbas, Ashraf; Gonsaga, Ricardo Alessandro Teixeira; Guercioni, Gianluca; Vettoretto, Nereo; Poiasina, Elia; Díaz-Nieto, Rafael; Massalou, Damien; Skrovina, Matej; Gerych, Ihor; Augustin, Goran; Kenig, Jakub; Khokha, Vladimir; Tranà, Cristian; Kok, Kenneth Yuh Yen; Mefire, Alain Chichom; Lee, Jae Gil; Hong, Suk-Kyung; Lohse, Helmut Alfredo Segovia; Ghnnam, Wagih; Verni, Alfredo; Lohsiriwat, Varut; Siribumrungwong, Boonying; El Zalabany, Tamer; Tavares, Alberto; Baiocchi, Gianluca; Das, Koray; Jarry, Julien; Zida, Maurice; Sato, Norio; Murata, Kiyoshi; Shoko, Tomohisa; Irahara, Takayuki; Hamedelneel, Ahmed O; Naidoo, Noel; Adesunkanmi, Abdul Rashid Kayode; Kobe, Yoshiro; Ishii, Wataru; Oka, Kazuyuki; Izawa, Yoshimitsu; Hamid, Hytham; Khan, Iqbal; Attri, AK; Sharma, Rajeev; Sanjuan, Juan; Badiel, Marisol; Barnabé, Rita (BioMed Central, 2014)
      The CIAOW study (Complicated intra-abdominal infections worldwide observational study) is a multicenter observational study underwent in 68 medical institutions worldwide during a six-month study period (October 2012-March ...
    • The Consequences of Obesity on Trauma, Emergency Surgery, and Surgical Critical Care 

      Brown, Carlos V. R.; Velmahos, George (BioMed Central, 2006)
      The era of the acute care surgeon has arrived and this "new" specialty will be expected to provide trauma care, emergency surgery, and surgical critical care to a variety of patients arriving at their institution. With the ...
    • Pelvic trauma: WSES classification and guidelines 

      Coccolini, Federico; Stahel, Philip F.; Montori, Giulia; Biffl, Walter; Horer, Tal M; Catena, Fausto; Kluger, Yoram; Moore, Ernest E.; Peitzman, Andrew B.; Ivatury, Rao; Coimbra, Raul; Fraga, Gustavo Pereira; Pereira, Bruno; Rizoli, Sandro; Kirkpatrick, Andrew; Leppaniemi, Ari; Manfredi, Roberto; Magnone, Stefano; Chiara, Osvaldo; Solaini, Leonardo; Ceresoli, Marco; Allievi, Niccolò; Arvieux, Catherine; Velmahos, George; Balogh, Zsolt; Naidoo, Noel; Weber, Dieter; Abu-Zidan, Fikri; Sartelli, Massimo; Ansaloni, Luca (BioMed Central, 2017)
      Complex pelvic injuries are among the most dangerous and deadly trauma related lesions. Different classification systems exist, some are based on the mechanism of injury, some on anatomic patterns and some are focusing on ...
    • Penetrating Abdominal Injuries: Management Controversies 

      Butt, Muhammad Umar; Zacharias, Nikolaos; Velmahos, George (BioMed Central, 2009)
      Penetrating abdominal injuries have been traditionally managed by routine laparotomy. New understanding of trajectories, potential for organ injury, and correlation with advanced radiographic imaging has allowed a shift ...
    • WSES guidelines for emergency repair of complicated abdominal wall hernias 

      Sartelli, Massimo; Coccolini, Federico; van Ramshorst, Gabrielle H; Campanelli, Giampiero; Mandalà, Vincenzo; Ansaloni, Luca; Moore, Ernest E; Peitzman, Andrew; Velmahos, George; Moore, Fredrick Alan; Leppaniemi, Ari; Burlew, Clay Cothren; Biffl, Walter; Koike, Kaoru; Kluger, Yoram; Fraga, Gustavo P; Ordonez, Carlos A; Di Saverio, Salomone; Agresta, Ferdinando; Sakakushev, Boris; Gerych, Igor; Wani, Imtiaz; Kelly, Michael D; Gomes, Carlos Augusto; Faro, Mario Paulo; Taviloglu, Korhan; Demetrashvili, Zaza; Lee, Jae Gil; Vettoretto, Nereo; Guercioni, Gianluca; Tranà, Cristian; Cui, Yunfeng; Kok, Kenneth YY; Ghnnam, Wagih M; Abbas, Ashraf El-Sayed; Sato, Norio; Marwah, Sanjay; Rangarajan, Muthukumaran; Ben-Ishay, Offir; Adesunkanmi, Abdul Rashid K; Segovia Lohse, Helmut Alfredo; Kenig, Jakub; Mandalà, Stefano; Patrizi, Andrea; Scibé, Rodolfo; Catena, Fausto (BioMed Central, 2013)
      Emergency repair of complicated abdominal hernias is associated with poor prognosis and a high rate of post-operative complications. A World Society of Emergency Surgery (WSES) Consensus Conference was held in Bergamo in ...
    • WSES guidelines for management of Clostridium difficile infection in surgical patients 

      Sartelli, Massimo; Malangoni, Mark A.; Abu-Zidan, Fikri M.; Griffiths, Ewen A.; Di Bella, Stefano; McFarland, Lynne V.; Eltringham, Ian; Shelat, Vishal G.; Velmahos, George C.; Kelly, Ciarán P.; Khanna, Sahil; Abdelsattar, Zaid M.; Alrahmani, Layan; Ansaloni, Luca; Augustin, Goran; Bala, Miklosh; Barbut, Frédéric; Ben-Ishay, Offir; Bhangu, Aneel; Biffl, Walter L.; Brecher, Stephen M.; Camacho-Ortiz, Adrián; Caínzos, Miguel A.; Canterbury, Laura A.; Catena, Fausto; Chan, Shirley; Cherry-Bukowiec, Jill R.; Clanton, Jesse; Coccolini, Federico; Cocuz, Maria Elena; Coimbra, Raul; Cook, Charles H.; Cui, Yunfeng; Czepiel, Jacek; Das, Koray; Demetrashvili, Zaza; Di Carlo, Isidoro; Di Saverio, Salomone; Dumitru, Irina Magdalena; Eckert, Catherine; Eckmann, Christian; Eiland, Edward H.; Enani, Mushira Abdulaziz; Faro, Mario; Ferrada, Paula; Forrester, Joseph Derek; Fraga, Gustavo P.; Frossard, Jean Louis; Galeiras, Rita; Ghnnam, Wagih; Gomes, Carlos Augusto; Gorrepati, Venkata; Ahmed, Mohamed Hassan; Herzog, Torsten; Humphrey, Felicia; Kim, Jae Il; Isik, Arda; Ivatury, Rao; Lee, Yeong Yeh; Juang, Paul; Furuya-Kanamori, Luis; Karamarkovic, Aleksandar; Kim, Peter K; Kluger, Yoram; Ko, Wen Chien; LaBarbera, Francis D.; Lee, Jae Gil; Leppaniemi, Ari; Lohsiriwat, Varut; Marwah, Sanjay; Mazuski, John E.; Metan, Gokhan; Moore, Ernest E.; Moore, Frederick Alan; Nord, Carl Erik; Ordoñez, Carlos A.; Júnior, Gerson Alves Pereira; Petrosillo, Nicola; Portela, Francisco; Puri, Basant K.; Ray, Arnab; Raza, Mansoor; Rems, Miran; Sakakushev, Boris E.; Sganga, Gabriele; Spigaglia, Patrizia; Stewart, David B.; Tattevin, Pierre; Timsit, Jean Francois; To, Kathleen B.; Tranà, Cristian; Uhl, Waldemar; Urbánek, Libor; van Goor, Harry; Vassallo, Angela; Zahar, Jean Ralph; Caproli, Emanuele; Viale, Pierluigi (BioMed Central, 2015)
      In the last two decades there have been dramatic changes in the epidemiology of Clostridium difficile infection (CDI), with increases in incidence and severity of disease in many countries worldwide. The incidence of CDI ...
    • WSES Jerusalem guidelines for diagnosis and treatment of acute appendicitis 

      Di Saverio, Salomone; Birindelli, Arianna; Kelly, Micheal D.; Catena, Fausto; Weber, Dieter G.; Sartelli, Massimo; Sugrue, Michael; De Moya, Mark; Gomes, Carlos Augusto; Bhangu, Aneel; Agresta, Ferdinando; Moore, Ernest E.; Soreide, Kjetil; Griffiths, Ewen; De Castro, Steve; Kashuk, Jeffry; Kluger, Yoram; Leppaniemi, Ari; Ansaloni, Luca; Andersson, Manne; Coccolini, Federico; Coimbra, Raul; Gurusamy, Kurinchi S.; Campanile, Fabio Cesare; Biffl, Walter; Chiara, Osvaldo; Moore, Fred; Peitzman, Andrew B.; Fraga, Gustavo P.; Costa, David; Maier, Ronald V.; Rizoli, Sandro; Balogh, Zsolt J; Bendinelli, Cino; Cirocchi, Roberto; Tonini, Valeria; Piccinini, Alice; Tugnoli, Gregorio; Jovine, Elio; Persiani, Roberto; Biondi, Antonio; Scalea, Thomas; Stahel, Philip; Ivatury, Rao; Velmahos, George; Andersson, Roland (BioMed Central, 2016)
      Acute appendicitis (AA) is among the most common cause of acute abdominal pain. Diagnosis of AA is challenging; a variable combination of clinical signs and symptoms has been used together with laboratory findings in several ...