Evaluation of the child with suspected appendicitis
Appendicitis is a common cause of abdominal pain among children, and prompt treatment reduces its morbidity and mortality. The authors present a pediatric surgeon's approach for evaluating children with possible appendicitis.
Burd, R., & Whalen, T. (2001). Evaluation of the child with suspected appendicitis. Pediatric Annals, 30 (12). http://dx.doi.org/10.3928/0090-4481-20011201-06