Diagnostic guidelines

International

WSES Jerusalem guidelines for diagnosis and treatment of acute appendicitis [54]

Published by: World Society of Emergency Surgery

Last published: 2016

ACR Appropriateness Criteria: fever without source or unknown origin - child [50]

Published by: American College of Radiology

Last published: 2015

ACR Appropriateness Criteria: right lower quadrant pain - suspected appendicitis [51]

Published by: American College of Radiology

Last published: 2013

ACR Appropriateness Criteria: acute (nonlocalized) abdominal pain and fever or suspected abdominal abscess [52]

Published by: American College of Radiology

Last published: 2012

Critical issues: evaluation and management of emergency department patients with suspected appendicitis [53]

Published by: American College of Emergency Physicians

Last published: 2010

Management guidelines

International

WSES Jerusalem guidelines for diagnosis and treatment of acute appendicitis [54]

Published by: World Society of Emergency Surgery

Last published: 2016

WSES guidelines for management of intra-abdominal infections [78]

Published by: World Society of Emergency Surgery

Last published: 2013

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