Resources

  • References


    Appendectomy. American College of Surgeons website. Available at:
    http://www.facs.org/public%5Finfo/operation/brochures/app.pdf. Accessed November 8, 2012.

    Appendicitis. EBSCO DynaMed website. Available at: http://www.ebscohost.com/dynamed. Updated October 17, 2012. Accessed November 8, 2012.


    Appendicitis. National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases website. Available at:
    http://digestive.niddk.nih.gov/ddiseases/pubs/appendicitis/. Updated February 16, 2012. Accessed November 8, 2012.


    Diagnosis of appendicitis in emergency departments.
    Am Fam Physician.
    2003;67:2390.


    JAMA patient page: appendicitis.
    JAMA.
    1999;282:1102.


    7/13/2007 DynaMed's Systematic Literature Surveillance
    http://www.ebscohost.com/dynamed
    : Styrud J, Eriksson S, Nilsson I, et al. Appendectomy versus antibiotic treatment in acute appendicitis. a prospective multicenter randomized controlled trial.
    World J Surg.
    2006;30:1033-1037.


    5/27/2014 DynaMed's Systematic Literature Surveillance
    http://www.ebscohost.com/dynamed: McCutcheon BA, Chang DC, et al. Long-term outcomes of patients with nonsurgiclaly managed uncomplicated appendicitis. J Am Coll Surg. 2014 May;218(5):905-913.


    6/23/2014 DynaMed's Systematic Literature Surveillance
    http://www.ebscohost.com/dynamed: Choosing wisely. EBSCO DynaMed website. Available at: http://www.ebscohost.com/dynamed. Updated March 26, 2014. Accessed June 23, 2014.

  • Resources

    American College of Surgeons

    http://www.facs.org/

    National Digestive Diseases Information Clearinghouse

    http://digestive.niddk.nih.gov

  • Canadian Resources