Text and Data Mining valid from 2020-03-30
Received: 14 October 2019
Accepted: 2 March 2020
First Online: 30 March 2020
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: The review of this appendicitis pathway was approved by the Hawaii Pacific Heath Research Institute as a quality improvement project under their Training in Health Care Improvement Program. The need for informed consent was waived as the protocol was instituted as a quality improvement initiative and the data was collected retrospectively. Approval IRB waiver was obtained from the Hawaii Pacific Health Research Institute. HPHRI 2016-041.
: The authors give consent for publication.
: The authors declare that they have no competing interests.