European Journal of Clinical and Biomedical Sciences

Volume 8, Issue 5, October 2022

  • Current Research Status and Progress in Kümmell’s Disease

    Yude Xu

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 5, October 2022
    Pages: 71-74
    Received: Aug. 31, 2022
    Accepted: Sep. 15, 2022
    Published: Sep. 27, 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ejcbs.20220805.11
    Abstract: With the arrival of an aging society, the incidence of Kümmell’s disease (KD), one of the complications of osteoporotic vertebral compression fracture (OVCF), has gradually increased, because it easily leads to vertebral instability and causes intractable pain or neurological dysfunction, and the disability rate of the disease is high, placing a se... Show More
  • Impact of COVID-19 in Emergency Digestive Surgery

    Rahantasoa Finaritra Casimir Fleur Prudence, Andrianjafiarivony Carol, Tofotranjara Aldino, Rakoto Ratsimba Hery Nirina, Rakotoarison Cathérine Nicole, Rajaonera Andriambelo Tovohery, Samison Luc Herve, Rakotondrainibe Aurélia

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 5, October 2022
    Pages: 75-79
    Received: Nov. 02, 2022
    Accepted: Nov. 22, 2022
    Published: Dec. 15, 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ejcbs.20220805.12
    Abstract: Introduction: The COVID-19 pandemic caused a global shift in health care management strategies. Emergency surgery remained a priority regardless of the patient's CoViD status. However, the balance between the delay in surgical management and this unprecedented pandemic situation posed a problem regarding the postoperative prognosis of patients. The... Show More