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Gastrostomy tube dislodgment acute pancreatitis

Percutaneous gastrostomy is well established root for long term feeding of patients who cannot be fed orally. The risks of percutanous gastrostomy insertion are low. Tube related complications often resolved by placing a Foley catheter or other balloon gastrostomy tube as a temporary solution. Gastrostomy tube related gastric, duodenal and billiary obstruction were reported...

Inferior vena cava enteric fistula due to unresected colorectal metastasis

A 57 year old male presented to our department with recurrent attacks of sepsis and upper gastrointestinal bleeding due to colorectal cancer metastasis that resulted in a fistula involving the inferior vena cava and the third part of the duodenum. Four and a half years ago he underwent laparoscopic right hemicolectomy due to colonic adenocarcinoma. A year prior to his recent...

Mass casualty incidents - time to engage

Kluger 0 3 0 Surgical Oncology, Pancreatic & Hepatobiliary Surgery Service, Department of General Surgery, Division of Surgery, Rambam Health Care Campus , 8 Ha'Aliyah st., Haifa 35254 , Israel 1

The role of open abdomen in non-trauma patient: WSES Consensus Paper

Ernest E. Moore 20 Rao Ivatury 29 Walter Biffl 27 Andrew Peitzman 25 Raul Coimbra 24 Sandro Rizoli 31 Yoram Kluger 30 Fikri M. Abu-Zidan 22 Massimo Sartelli 8 Marc De Moya 9 George Velmahos 9 Gustavo

WSES classification and guidelines for liver trauma

Ivatury Walter Biffl Andrew Peitzman Raul Coimbra Sandro Rizoli Yoram Kluger Fikri M. Abu-Zidan Marco Ceresoli 0 Giulia Montori 0 Massimo Sartelli Dieter Weber Gustavo Fraga Noel Naidoo Frederick A. Moore

Focused abdominal sonography for trauma in the clinical evaluation of children with blunt abdominal trauma

Introduction In pediatric care, the role of focused abdominal sonography in trauma (FAST) remains ill defined. The objective of this study was to assess the sensitivity and specificity of FAST for detecting free peritoneal fluid in children. Methods The trauma registry of a single level I pediatric trauma center was queried for the results of FAST examination of consecutive...

Total ileocolic intussusception with rectal prolapse presenting in an adult: a case report and review of the literature

Kluger 0 0 Department of General Surgery, Rambam Health Care Campus , POB 9602, Haifa 31096 , Israel Introduction: Intussusception is rarely encountered in adults, accounting for just 5% of all

Splenic trauma: WSES classification and guidelines for adult and pediatric patients

Kluger 18 Walter Biffl 24 Ernest E. Moore 23 Viktor Reva 22 Camilla Bing 21 Miklosh Bala 26 Paola Fugazzola 0 Hany Bahouth 18 Ingo Marzi 25 George Velmahos 20 Rao Ivatury 8 Kjetil Soreide 9 Tal Horer 6

Methylene Blue injection via superior mesenteric artery microcatheter for focused enterectomy in the treatment of a bleeding small intestinal arteriovenous malformation

Introduction Obscure gastrointestinal bleeding from the small intestine may present the Acute Care Surgeon with a formidable diagnostic and therapeutic challenge. Despite the current array of diagnostic studies, localization of the causative pathology may be elusive, especially when the bleeding is intermittent. When a small intestinal arteriovenous malformation is the...

The use of VivaSightâ„¢ single lumen endotracheal tube in morbidly obese patients undergoing laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy

Bishara 2 Alexander Braginski 1 Yoram Kluger 2 0 Department of Anesthesiology, Rambam Health Care Campus, and The Bruce Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Technion-Israel Institute of Technology , Haifa

A Multidisciplinary survey on controversies in the use of EUS-guided FNA: assessing perspectives of surgeons, oncologists and gastroenterologists

Background EUS-guided FNA can help diagnose and differentiate between various pancreatic and other lesions. The aim of this study was to compare approaches among involved/relevant physicians to the controversies surrounding the use of FNA in EUS. Methods A five-case survey was developed, piloted, and validated. It was collected from a total of 101 physicians, who were all either...

Terrorist bombing

Bombings and explosion incidents directed against innocent civilians are the primary instrument of global terror. In the present review we highlight the major observations and lessons learned from these events. Five mechanisms of blast injury are outlined and the different type of injury that they cause is described. Indeed, the consequences of terror bombings differ from those...

WSES Jerusalem guidelines for diagnosis and treatment of acute appendicitis

, Jeffry Kashuk, Yoram Kluger Scientific Committee members: Salomone Di Saverio, Dieter Weber, Michael Denis Kelly, Michael Sugrue, Fausto Catena, Arianna Birindelli, Aneel Bhangu, Kjetil Soreide, Ferdinando ... Catena Dieter G. Weber Massimo Sartelli Michael Sugrue Mark De Moya Carlos Augusto Gomes Aneel Bhangu Ferdinando Agresta Ernest E. Moore Kjetil Soreide Ewen Griffiths Steve De Castro Jeffry Kashuk Yoram

Caustic ingestion management: world society of emergency surgery preliminary survey of expert opinion

Caustic material ingestion injuries (CMI) are uncommon. Only 5,000 cases are reported in the United States each year and most acute care healthcare facilities admit only a few cases annually. Accordingly, no single institution can claim extensive experience, and management protocols are most probably based on either expert opinion or literature reports. In this study, we will...

Foregut caustic injuries: results of the world society of emergency surgery consensus conference

7 Yoram Kluger 13 Nelson A. Andreollo 12 Sandro Contini 11 Aleksander Simic 7 Luca Ansaloni 10 Fausto Catena 15 Gustavo P. Fraga 12 Carlo Locatelli 14 Osvaldo Chiara 9 Jeffry Kashuk 5 Federico

WSES Guidelines for the management of acute left sided colonic diverticulitis in the emergency setting

Ansaloni Federico Coccolini Ewen A. Griffiths Fikri M. Abu-Zidan Salomone Di Saverio Jan Ulrych Yoram Kluger Ofir Ben-Ishay Frederick A. Moore Rao R. Ivatury Raul Coimbra Andrew B. Peitzman Ari Leppaniemi

The role of the open abdomen procedure in managing severe abdominal sepsis: WSES position paper

The open abdomen (OA) procedure is a significant surgical advance, as part of damage control techniques in severe abdominal trauma. Its application can be adapted to the advantage of patients with severe abdominal sepsis, however its precise role in these patients is still not clear. In severe abdominal sepsis the OA may allow early identification and draining of any residual...

Aberrant right subclavian artery- suggested mechanism for esophageal foreign body impaction: Case report

Yoram Kluger 1 0 Department of Thoracic surgery, Rambam Health Care Campus , Haifa , Israel 1 Department of general surgery, Rambam Health Care Campus , Haifa , Israel Aberrant right subclavian artery

Gallbladder ulcer erosion into the cystic artery: a rare cause ofupper gastro-intestinal bleeding Case report

Intra luminal gallbladder bleeding is a rare cause of hemobilia that results in upper gastro-intestinal bleeding. In this case report we present a patient who presented with melena and eventually was diagnosed as bleeding from an ulcer in the gallbladder which was induced by gallstones and eroded into the cystic artery. Surgery revealed perforation of gallbladder which was the...