Academic Journal of Surgery

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Academic Journal of Surgery (AJS) is the official scientific journal of Research Center for Improvement of Surgical Outcomes & Procedures (RCISOP) affiliated to Tehran University of Medical Sciences. AJS is an open access, peer-reviewed, and quarterly journal that considers for publication articles in all fields and specialties of surgery in English language. This journal has both online and print versions and no charges are levied for publication.

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AJS focuses on all fields and specialties of surgery including General Surgery, Orthopedic Surgery, Pediatric Surgery, Neurosurgery, Plastic Surgery, Cardiothoracic Surgery, Vascular Surgery, Endocrine Surgery, GI Surgery, Colorectal Surgery, Urology, Surgical Oncology, Radiology, Anaesthesia, Trauma Services, ENT, particularly about surgical practice and research. Content includes Original Articles, Systematic Review or Meta-Analysis, Review Articles, Case Reports, Letters to the Editor, Clinical Trials and Health Policy Challenge.

Vol 1, No 4 (2014): Autumn

Table of Contents


Misnomers in Hand Surgery PDF XML
Razieh Nabi, Davood Jafari, Hooman Shariatzadeh, Farid Najdmazhar, Ali Ajvadi Pages: 99-101

Original Article(s)

Readmission Risk Factors in Patients of General Surgery Wards in Shiraz Hospitals: Applying LACE Index as a Predictive Indicator PDF XML
Nahid Hatam, Mehrdad Askarian, Fahime Khamzade, Peyman Jafari, Peivand Bastani Pages: 102-107
Comparison of Complete Sinus Excision and Reconstruction with Sinus Excision and Umbilical Preservation for Treatment of Umbilical Pilonidal Sinus PDF XML
Seyed Saeed Shirangi, Mahdieh Amirbeigy, Saeed Nori, Zhamak Khorgami Pages: 108-113
The Prevalence of Pain and the Role of Analgesic Drugs in Pain Management in Patients with Trauma in Emergency Department PDF XML
Shahram Paydar, Masoumeh Alizadeh, Reza Taheri, Seyed Mohsen Mousavi, Hadi Niakan, Nazanin Hoseini, Shahram Bolandparvaz, Leila Shayan, Zahra Ghahramani, Hamid Reza Abbasi Pages: 114-120
Design and Evaluation of the “Preparation Course for New Entrant Assistants” on the Awareness and Skills of Newly Arrived Surgery Resident PDF XML
Shahram Paydar, Mitra Amini, Alimohammad Bananzadeh, Sedigheh Tahmasebi, Majid Akrami, Masoumeh Rahimi, Leila Ghahramani Pages: 121-125
The Effect of Premedication by Remifentanil and Magnesium Sulfate in Hemodynamic Responses to Tracheal Intubation in Cesarean Section Delivery: 1 A Randomized Double-Blinded Controlled Study PDF XML
Seyed Mojtaba Marashi, Sussan Soltani-Mohammadi, Omid Azimaraghi, Narjes Moradi, Ali Movafegh Pages: 126-130

Case Report(s)

Cervical Spondylotic Myelopathy, Be Vigilant of Miscellaneous Presentations: A Case Series PDF XML
Babak Mirzashahi, Seyed Mohammad Javad Mortazavi, Mahmoud Farzan Pages: 131-134
Phantom Tumor of the Lung PDF XML
Ali Ghorbani-Abdegah, Reza Ershadi, Amir Reza Radmard, Keivan Gohari-Moghadam, Abbas Sadat-Safavi, Ahmad Tajedin, Alireza Bagheri Pages: 135-138