Appendicitis: Appendectomy or Antibiotics?by
Alvin B. Lin
, our clinical acumen was not sensitive enough. Of course this was also a time when we still routinely performed... at their conclusion after performing a meta-analysis of 4 randomized controlled trials comparing 470 patients...
Amazing Emergency Auto-Appendectomyby
Dr. Paul Hsieh
Medical Journal about a Russian surgeon who had to perform an emergency appendectomy on himself because he was the only physician at the Antarctic base
" Auto-appendectomy in the Antarctic: Case Report " (BMJ 2009;339:b4965...