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Intussusception is the most common abdominal emergency of early childhood and is usually idiopathic. The vast majority of cases (80%) occur in children less than 2 years, with the most frequent age range being 5-10 months.

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Systematic Review: Management for intussusception in children

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Gluckman, S, Karpelowsky, J, Webster, AC & McGee RG

Objective: To assess the safety and effectiveness of non-surgical and surgical approaches in the management of intussusception in children.

Systematic Review: Comparative Effectiveness of Imaging Modalities for the Diagnosis and Treatment of Intussusception: A Critically Appraised Topic

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Carroll AG, Kavanagh RG, Ni Leidhin C, Cullinan NM, Lavelle LP, Malone DE

The purpose of this study was to critically appraise and compare the diagnostic performance of imaging modalities that are used for the diagnosis of intussusception and methods used in the treatment of ileocolic intussusception.

Systematic Review: Comparison of safety and efficacy of image-guided enema reduction techniques for paediatric intussusception: A review of the literature

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Chew R, Ditchfield M, Paul E, Goergen SK

The aim of this study was to review the literature regarding the efficacy and safety of fluroscopically guided pneumatic reduction (FGPR) compared to ultrasound (US) guided intussusception reduction (USGIR) techniques for paediatric intussusception treatment.

Cochrane Systematic Review: Management for intussusception in children

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Gluckman S, Karpelowsky J, Webster AC, McGee RG

Objective: To assess the safety and effectiveness of non-surgical and surgical approaches in the management of intussusception in children.

Systematic Review: Risk of intussusception following rotavirus vaccination: An evidence based meta-analysis of cohort and case-control studies

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Kassim P, Eslick GD

A meta-analysis was performed to summarise available evidence and to give an overall risk of developing intussusception from case-control and cohort studies for all rotavirus vaccines that have been manufactured up to date.

Systematic Review: Risk of Intussusception After Rotavirus Vaccination

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Koch J, Harder T, von Kries R, Wichmann O

This study reviewed the literature for self-controlled case series studies on the risk of intussusception after RV vaccination.

Systematic Review: What Measures Improve Reduction of Intussusception in Pediatric Patients?

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Long B, April MD

This study reviewed randomized clinical trials comparing contrast media, imaging modalities, pharmacologic adjuvants, protocols for delayed repeated enema, surgical approaches, or other curative techniques for intussusception management.

Systematic Review: Systematic review shows that pathological lead points are important and frequent in intussusception and are not limited to infants

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Fiegel H, Gfroerer S, Rolle U

A systematic literature review was performed from 1998 to 2016 to evaluate the incidence and types of pathalogical lead points in paediatric intussusception.

Systematic Review: Meta-analysis of Air Versus Liquid Enema for Intussusception Reduction in Children

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Sadigh G, Zou KH, Razavi SA, Khan R, Applegate KE

The purpose of this study was to assess the effectiveness and safety of air versus liquid enema reduction in the treatment of intussusception in children.

Systematic Review: Recurrence rates after intussusception enema reduction: a meta-analysis

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Gray MP, Li SH, Hoffmann RG, Gorelick MH,

Objective: To conduct a systematic review and meta-analysis to estimate overall, 24-hour, and 48-hour recurrence rates after enema reduction in children.

Systematic Review: An institutional analysis and systematic review with meta-analysis of pneumatic versus hydrostatic reduction for pediatric intussusception

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Beres AL, Baird R,

This paper conducts a review and a critical appraisal to find the optimal intussusception reduction technique to maximize success while minimizing morbidity.

Systematic Review: Postoperative intussusceptions in children and infants: a systematic review

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Yang G, Wang X, Jiang W, Ma J, Zhao J, Liu W,

Objective: To evaluate the clinical features of postoperative intussusception through a literature review.

Cochrane Systematic Review: Vaccines for preventing rotavirus diarrhoea: vaccines in use

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Soares-Weiser K, Maclehose H, Bergman H, Ben-Aharon I, Nagpal S, Goldberg E, ...

Objective: To evaluate rotavirus vaccines approved for use (RV1, RV5, and LLR) for preventing rotavirus diarrhoea.

Comparative Effectiveness Review: Intussusception in children: cost-effectiveness of ultrasound vs diagnostic contrast enema

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Bucher BT, Hall BL, Warner BW, Keller MS,

Objective: To compare the cost-effectiveness of different imaging strategies for the diagnosis of pediatric intussusception using a decision analytic model.

Systematic Review: Management for intussusception in children

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Gluckman, S, Karpelowsky, J, Webster, AC & McGee RG

Objective: To assess the safety and effectiveness of non-surgical and surgical approaches in the management of intussusception in children.

Systematic Review: Comparative Effectiveness of Imaging Modalities for the Diagnosis and Treatment of Intussusception: A Critically Appraised Topic

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Carroll AG, Kavanagh RG, Ni Leidhin C, Cullinan NM, Lavelle LP, Malone DE

The purpose of this study was to critically appraise and compare the diagnostic performance of imaging modalities that are used for the diagnosis of intussusception and methods used in the treatment of ileocolic intussusception.

Systematic Review: Comparison of safety and efficacy of image-guided enema reduction techniques for paediatric intussusception: A review of the literature

Visit

Chew R, Ditchfield M, Paul E, Goergen SK

The aim of this study was to review the literature regarding the efficacy and safety of fluroscopically guided pneumatic reduction (FGPR) compared to ultrasound (US) guided intussusception reduction (USGIR) techniques for paediatric intussusception treatment.

Cochrane Systematic Review: Management for intussusception in children

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Gluckman S, Karpelowsky J, Webster AC, McGee RG

Objective: To assess the safety and effectiveness of non-surgical and surgical approaches in the management of intussusception in children.

Systematic Review: Risk of intussusception following rotavirus vaccination: An evidence based meta-analysis of cohort and case-control studies

Visit

Kassim P, Eslick GD

A meta-analysis was performed to summarise available evidence and to give an overall risk of developing intussusception from case-control and cohort studies for all rotavirus vaccines that have been manufactured up to date.

Systematic Review: Risk of Intussusception After Rotavirus Vaccination

Visit

Koch J, Harder T, von Kries R, Wichmann O

This study reviewed the literature for self-controlled case series studies on the risk of intussusception after RV vaccination.

Systematic Review: What Measures Improve Reduction of Intussusception in Pediatric Patients?

Visit

Long B, April MD

This study reviewed randomized clinical trials comparing contrast media, imaging modalities, pharmacologic adjuvants, protocols for delayed repeated enema, surgical approaches, or other curative techniques for intussusception management.

Systematic Review: Systematic review shows that pathological lead points are important and frequent in intussusception and are not limited to infants

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Fiegel H, Gfroerer S, Rolle U

A systematic literature review was performed from 1998 to 2016 to evaluate the incidence and types of pathalogical lead points in paediatric intussusception.

Systematic Review: Meta-analysis of Air Versus Liquid Enema for Intussusception Reduction in Children

Visit

Sadigh G, Zou KH, Razavi SA, Khan R, Applegate KE

The purpose of this study was to assess the effectiveness and safety of air versus liquid enema reduction in the treatment of intussusception in children.

Systematic Review: Recurrence rates after intussusception enema reduction: a meta-analysis

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Gray MP, Li SH, Hoffmann RG, Gorelick MH,

Objective: To conduct a systematic review and meta-analysis to estimate overall, 24-hour, and 48-hour recurrence rates after enema reduction in children.

Systematic Review: An institutional analysis and systematic review with meta-analysis of pneumatic versus hydrostatic reduction for pediatric intussusception

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Beres AL, Baird R,

This paper conducts a review and a critical appraisal to find the optimal intussusception reduction technique to maximize success while minimizing morbidity.

Systematic Review: Postoperative intussusceptions in children and infants: a systematic review

Visit

Yang G, Wang X, Jiang W, Ma J, Zhao J, Liu W,

Objective: To evaluate the clinical features of postoperative intussusception through a literature review.

Cochrane Systematic Review: Vaccines for preventing rotavirus diarrhoea: vaccines in use

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Soares-Weiser K, Maclehose H, Bergman H, Ben-Aharon I, Nagpal S, Goldberg E, ...

Objective: To evaluate rotavirus vaccines approved for use (RV1, RV5, and LLR) for preventing rotavirus diarrhoea.

Comparative Effectiveness Review: Intussusception in children: cost-effectiveness of ultrasound vs diagnostic contrast enema

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Bucher BT, Hall BL, Warner BW, Keller MS,

Objective: To compare the cost-effectiveness of different imaging strategies for the diagnosis of pediatric intussusception using a decision analytic model.