ARE PATIENTS' PREFERENCES FOR SEDATION AT GASTROSCOPY INFLUENCED BY PRECEDING PATIENTS' DECISIONS?
- Gastroscopia: tolerancia y colaboraciÃ³n del paciente. Gallart Judith, Magrí; Mármol Ma Carmen, Torres; Calvet Pilar, Zamora // Agora de Enfermeria;Mar2010, Vol. 14 Issue 21, p12
A gastroscopy is an invasive procedure that requires the cooperation of the patient sedated. The degree of information and the psychological support can influence the tolerance of the examination. The preliminary information will be subjective and may be early influences of patient...
- The Use of 99mTc to Detect Gastric Malignancy. Marsden, David S.; Alexander, Clay H.; Yeung, Peter K.; Dunn, Albert A. // American Journal of Gastroenterology;May1973, Vol. 59 Issue 5, p410
The results of our preliminary findings indicate that the gastric scintiphotos performed on patients that are fasted and viewed in an upright position produce results that are consistent with the upper gastrointestinal series and gastroscopy regarding the diagnosis of a malignant gastric neoplasm.
- GASTROSCOPIC VISUALIZATION OF THE LESSER CURVATURE OF THE STOMACH WITH THE NEW ROTATING TABLE. Johnston, Coleman C. // American Journal of Gastroenterology;Jun1955, Vol. 23 Issue 6, p582
Focuses on the visualization of the lesser curvature of the stomach with the new rotating table. Position of patients in place on the rotating gastroscopic table; Presentation of the lower curvature of the stomach at some point during the rotation; Examination of the patient on the rotating...
- Sedation for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy: Practical Issues in Patient Safety and Quality Management. Seung Bae Yoon; Young-Seok Cho // Clinical Endoscopy;Jan2016, Vol. 49 Issue 1, p1
The author discusses safety aspects, management of quality, and practicality of using gastrointestinal endoscopy. Topics discussed include procedures for various types of endoscopies, controlled sedation care (CTC) for patients to ensure safety, and its comparison with uncontrolled sedation care...
- Maximizing the general success of cecal intubation during propofol sedation in a multiendoscopist academic centre. Cardin, Fabrizio; Minicuci, Nadia; Andreotti, Alessandra; Pinetti, Elena; Campigotto, Federico; Donà, Barbara M; Martella, Bruno; Terranova, Oreste // BMC Gastroenterology;2010, Vol. 10, p123
Background: Achieving the target of 95% colonoscopy completion rate at centres conducting colorectal screening programs is an important issue. Large centres and teaching hospitals employing endoscopists with different levels of training and expertise risk achieving worse results. Deep sedation...
- USE OF SILICONE ANTIFOAM IN GASTROSCOPY. Garry, Mark W. // American Journal of Gastroenterology;Dec1956, Vol. 26 Issue 6, p733
Evaluates the method of using silicone antifoam in gastroscopic procedure. Details on the occurrence of bubble formation or frothy secretions in the stomach during gastroscopic examination; Total number of patients showing some degree of bubbling; Benefits of gastroscopy.
- Clinical: The basics - Gastro-oesophageal reflux disease. // GP: General Practitioner;6/13/2012, p22
The article offers information about gastro-oesophageal reflux disease (GORD). Around 10-20% of the adult population has symptoms of GORD at some stage of their lives. GORD can lead to oesophagitis, but it is not very common; only around 8% of patients with GORD have moderate or severe...
- gastroscopy. Peters, Michael // BMA A-Z Family Medical Encyclopedia;2004, p332
An encyclopedia entry for "gastroscopy" is presented. It refers to the examination of the stomach via a flexible endoscope inserted through the mouth. In this procedure, the oesophagus and duodenum are also inspected. It is carried out to detect bleeding, or other disorders, of the oesophagus,...
- Deep Sedation or General Anesthesia for ERCP? Thosani, Nirav; Banerjee, Subhas // Digestive Diseases & Sciences;Nov2013, Vol. 58 Issue 11, p3061
No abstract available.