PEDIATRIC SURGERY INTERNATIONAL, vol.25, no.3, pp.277-282, 2009 (SCI-Expanded)
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PEDIATRIC SURGERY INTERNATIONAL
Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
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The aim of this study was to determine whether the admission and active observation of children where the diagnosis of acute appendicitis is uncertain is a safe and effective way to improve the diagnostic accuracy of appendicitis and safely reduce the incidence of negative laparotomies without increasing complications.