The role of the emergency medicine resident using the Alvarado score in the diagnosis of acute appendicitis compared with the general surgery resident


DENİZBAŞI ALTINOK A. , Unluer E. E.

EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF EMERGENCY MEDICINE, vol.10, no.4, pp.296-301, 2003 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 10 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2003
  • Doi Number: 10.1097/01.mej.0000104781.10389.a8
  • Title of Journal : EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF EMERGENCY MEDICINE
  • Page Numbers: pp.296-301

Abstract

Purpose: To compare the accuracy of diagnosing appendicitis between emergency medicine residents using the Alvarado score and general surgery residents using ultrasonography and their clinical provision.