Prediction of the Outcomes, Prognosis, and Mortality of Gunshot Victims Based on Trauma Scoring Systems in a Trauma Center in South of Iran

mahnaz yadollahi; Zahra Moradi; Kazem Jamali; Maryam Fadaie Dashti

Volume 26, Issue 1 , 2024

  Background: The current study aimed to successively assess the applicability of trauma scoring systems.Objectives: To evaluate the outcomes, prognosis, and mortality in trauma patients.Methods: The present study was conducted on all 221 injured patients referred to Shahid Rajaee Hospital from January ...  Read More

In-Hospital Death due to COVID-19 Disease in Iranian Patients: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis Study

Mostafa Ghanei; Seyed Hassan Saadat; Alireza Najimi-Varzaneh; Mohammad Gholami Fesharaki

Volume 26, Issue 1 , 2024

  Context: The prevalence of in-hospital death due to COVID-19 hospital is one of the qualitative indexes, which can be used to assess the quality of care, as well as the mortality patterns in COVID-19 pandemic.Objectives: Therefore, this study has been done with the goal of estimating overall prevalence ...  Read More

Designing a Model to Predict the Mortality in Multiple Trauma Patients due to Traffic Accidents

Elham Hosseinalizadeh; Robab Mehdizadeh Esfanjani; Haniyeh Ebrahimi Bakhtavar; Farzad Rahmani

Volume 25, Issue 10 , 2023

  Background: It is of prime importance to manage trauma patients in the early hours and use easy trauma severity scoring systems to make decisions and evaluate patient prognosis.Objectives: The present study aimed to design a predictive model of the mortality of multi-trauma patients due to traffic accidents.Methods: ...  Read More

Outcomes of the Modified Thoracoscopic En-bloc Esophagectomy in Patients with Esophageal Cancer

Zhiqiang Long; Qinghao Liu; Jian Li

Volume 24, Issue 9 , 2022

  Background: Esophageal cancer is one of the most prevalent types of cancer and causes of death worldwide. As the mainstream treatment, surgical resection is technically demanding and time-consuming. Therefore, the scope of its application is limited in the clinical setting. A new surgical approach is ...  Read More

Evaluation of The Factors Related To Strangulation and Mortality in Incarcerated Abdominal Wall Hernias

Fatih Dal; U?ur Topal; Erdogan Mutevelli Sozuer; Muhammet Akyuz; Tutkun Talih; Hizir Yakup Akyildiz

Volume 24, Issue 2 , 2022

  Objective: In this five-year study, we aimed at investigating the factors related to strangulation and mortality in patients who underwent urgent surgery to treat incarcerated abdominal wall hernias.Methods: Patients presenting to the emergency department with an incarcerated abdominal wall hernia (incisional, ...  Read More

The Geographic Distribution of Excess Mortality Rate due to COVID-19 in Iranian Population: An Ecological Study

Alireza Molaei; Mohammad Gholami Fesharaki

Volume 23, Issue 11 , 2021

  Background: COVID-19 has raised a worldwide trajectory since it emerged in Wuhan, China in December 2019. The direct and indirect mortalities in the world and as well as in Iran have increased significantly after the occurrence of this pandemic. Objectives: In this study, Excess Mortality Rate (EMR) ...  Read More

Retrospective Analysis of Complications and Causes of Mortality in Patients Undergoing Esophagectomy for Esophageal Cancer

Mevlut Harun A?ca; U?ur Topal; Cem Kaan Parsak; ismail Cem Eray; Mehmet Onur Gul; ?shak Ayd?n

Volume 23, Issue 10 , 2021

  Background: Esophageal cancer is the eighth most common cancer and the sixth most common cause of death from cancer. Esophagectomy is still the essential treatment for esophageal cancer despite its high morbidity rate. The prediction of complications that are likely to appear after surgery can be the ...  Read More

Risk Factors for Mortality in Hospitalized Patients with COVID-19: A Cross-Sectional Study in Southwestern Iran

Alireza Ahmadi; Soroush Ardeshiri; Vahid Rajab Nezhadi; Aida Pajoohesh; Touba Narimani Moghadam; Mohamad Sabaghan; Jaffar Fatahi Asl; Javad Zarei; Kambiz Ahmadi Angali

Volume 23, Issue 9 , 2021

  Background: Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) has become a global health challenge with high transmission and mortality rates. Objectives: This study aimed to identify the risk factors for mortality in hospitalized patients with COVID-19 in Behbahan, Southwestern of Iran. Methods: In this cross-sectional ...  Read More

Clinical and Laboratory Predictors of Mortality in Hospitalized COVID-19 Patients

Taghi Riahi; Sima Shokri; Seyed Hamid Reza Faiz; Karim Hemati; Seyed Hamzeh Mousavie; Amir Baghestani; Ali Khazaeian; Babak Hassanlouei

Volume 23, Issue 5 , 2021

  Background: Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) caused by severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) has a variety of symptoms and laboratory and radiologic features whose identification can help diagnose and manage patients with COVID-19 more effectively. Objectives: This ...  Read More