Trauma Monthly

  • ISSN: 2251-7472 2251-7464
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  • Journal Type: per-article | Frequency: bi-monthly
  • Language: EN
  • Organization: Trauma Monthly
Review Article
Ali Meshkini, Mohammad Meshkini, Homayoun Sadeghi-Bazargani
Traumatic brain injury (TBI) is a leading cause of mortality and morbidity; despite the use of neuroprotective agents for TBI management, no evidence-based recommendation for any particular neuroprotective agent with favorable outcomes and less adverse effects has been made in TBI management.We aimed to assess the efficacy ... read more
Research Article
Khalil Alimohammadzadeh, Mohammadkarim Bahadori, Tahereh Jahangir, Ramin Ravangard
Neonatal intensive care units are prone to a variety of errors due to their special conditions. Failure mode and effects analysis (FMEA) is a method for risk assessment and management, which assesses the safety of patient care processes through its system approach.The present study aimed to identify ... read more
Research Article
Elham Davtalab Esmaeili, Homayoun Sadeghi-Bazargani, Samad Shams Vahdati, Ghaffar Shokouhi, Abdolrasoul Safaiyan, Shaker Salari Lak
Traffic events are the second most common cause of mortality and the first cause of years of life lost (YLL) in Iran.The aim of this study was to determine the survival of patients with traffic injury and evaluate hospital care quality using the trauma and injury severity ... read more
Research Article
Fatemeh Shakeri, Hamid Tebyanian, Ali Karami, Hamid Babavalian, Mohammad Hossien Tahmasbi
The effectiveness of topical phenytoin on wound healing has been cited in several research papers. However, methodological flaws and inappropriate controls, as well as the absence of randomization and double blinding devalue most of them.We attempted a more stringent assessment of topical phenytoin powder and its role ... read more
Research Article
Mahdi Alemrajabi, Morteza Khavanin Zadeh, Mahmoudreza Mohaghegh Dolatabady, Alireza Kalantar Motamedi
Central venous catheters (CVCs) are increasingly used for central vein pressure measurement, fluid replacement, blood-product transfusion, hemodialysis, and chemotherapy. Considering the urgent nature of placing CVCs in many patients, local anesthesia is used in order to facilitate recovery and prevent the side effects of general anesthesia. The ... read more
Research Article
Tahereh Kamalikhah, Fatemeh Rahmati- Najarkolaei, Leila Sabzmakan, Nooshin Rouhani Tonekaboni
Low back pain (LBP) is the primary cause of disability for individuals under 45 years of age, the second most common reason for physician visits, and the third most common diagnosis for surgery. Evidence supports the effectiveness of the Alexander technique (AT) for chronic LBP. Health promotion ... read more
Research Article
Behnam Hosseini, Seyed Mehdi Mirhadi, Mehdi Mehrazin, Mohsen Yazdanian, Mahmood Reza Kalantar Motamedi
Recently, the use of synthetic bone graft substitutes has garnered attention and become more popular than traditional methods for reconstructing osseous defects in the fields of orthopedics and maxillofacial surgery. Commercially available hydroxyapatites (HAs) have been widely reported to be effective bone graft substitutes. Unfortunately, they are ... read more
Research Article
Babak Mirzashahi, Arvin Najafi, Pejman Mansouri, Mahmoud Farzan
The most efficient treatment of posterior cruciate ligament (PCL) tears and the consequences of untreated PCL injuries is still debatable.The aim of this study was to assess the outcomes of a modified technique for the fixation of tibial posterior cruciate ligament (PCL) avulsion fractures.From January 2009 to ... read more
Research Article
Ismail Azizi-Fini, Mohsen Adib-Hajbaghery, Roya Ahmadi, Fatemeh Fallahi
Treatment in an intensive care unit (ICU) is both stressful and psychologically traumatic for patients. Many mental disorders can arise following traumatic and stressful events, including anxiety, depression, and post-traumatic stress disorder. Studies have investigated nurses’ and patients’ views on the stressors in a typical intensive care ... read more
Research Article
Jamileh Mokhtari Nouri, Bahram Sohrabi, Seyed Tayeb Moradian, Seyyed Mohammad Saied Ghiasi
Adaptive support ventilation (ASV) is one of the advanced modes of ventilation. The available evidence regarding the process of tracheal extubation indicates that staff working in intensive care unit usually performs the weaning process according to their own experiences and conventional methods.This study aimed to assess the ... read more
Research Article
Masoud Nashibi, Kamran Mottaghi, Mehrdad Faraji, Abbasali Delavari, Hamidreza Taghipour, Maryam Amiri
Pain control is essential for ideal care of surgery patients. Noninvasive or minimally invasive procedures outside the operation room have had an increasing trend in the recent years. Sedation, analgesia or both may be necessary for the majority of these diagnostic or interventional procedures.We sought to compare ... read more
Research Article
Mohammad Raeeszadeh, Sayed Mohammad Javad Hosseini, Mohammad Taghi Khanmohammadi, Shahram Manoochehry, Hamid Reza Rasouli
Peritoneal lavage is a need after laparatomies performed for secondary peritonitis. Some previous studies mentioned the benefit of abdominal lavage with antibiotics, in secondary peritonitis operations. The current study aimed to compare normal saline alone (NS) with normal saline plus gentamicin (NS + G) for abdominal lavage ... read more
Research Article
Hasan Abolghasem Gorgi, Mehdi Jafari, Hamidreza Shabanikiya, Hesam Seyedin, Azin Rahimi, Ali Vafaee-Najar
The basic step in planning and policy-making for hospital surge capacity in disasters is the awareness of the current situation and problems. This issue is of greater importance in hospitals of developing countries that usually face many problems in ordinary situations; this paper aimed at identifying the ... read more
Case Report
Hamid Shafi, Aliasghar Darzi, Sekineh Kamali Ahangar, Yasser Asghari
Nowadays, surgical treatment is the gold standard to manage traumatic intraperitoneal urinary bladder rupture; there is an increasing trend of conservative management in cases of urinary tract trauma.A 72-year-old male with high energy trauma due to car accident had blunt traumatic intraperitoneal urinary bladder rupture with pelvic ... read more
Davoud Khorasani-Zavareh, Fahimeh Dadgari, Arezoo Karampourian, Fatemeh Nouri

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