COLONONSCOPY COMPLETION RATES: THE VALUE OF A CODED LEAGUE TABLE
- Appropriateness of gastrointestinal consultations for hospitalized patients in an academic medical center. Cohen, M.; Niv, Y. // Journal of Postgraduate Medicine;Jan2010, Vol. 56 Issue 1, p17
Background: Consultation of experts in the internal medicine or surgery subspecialties is needed in the hospitalized population according to decisions of the house staff. Sometimes the referrals are not justified, consuming time and money without a significant change in the patient outcome....
- A QUESTION OF QUALITY. Chobanian, Sarkis J.; Rogers, Arvey; Brandt, Lawrence J. // American Journal of Gastroenterology;Mar1993, Vol. 88 Issue 3, p329
Deals with the commitment of the gastroenterologic community in the U.S. to improving the quality of care rendered to patients with conditions requiring gastrointestinal endoscopy. Action taken by the American Academy of Family Physicians in response to the need to enhance the quality of...
- Colonic Flat Neoplasia: Frequency and Concordance Between Endoscopic Appearance and Histological Diagnosis in a French Prospective Series. Diebold, Marie-Danièle; Samalin, Emmanuelle; Merle, Corinne; Bouché, Olivier; Higuero, Thierry; Jolly, Damien; Ramaholimihaso, Fidy; Renard, Pascal; Yaziji, Nahla; Thiéfin, Gérard; Cadiot, Guillaume // American Journal of Gastroenterology;Sep2004, Vol. 99 Issue 9, p1795
Focuses on colonic flat neoplasia. Method of endoscopy; Histopathological methodology; Histological features.
- The Value of Double-Balloon Enteroscopy in Patients With Refractory Celiac Disease. Hadithi, Muhammed; Al-toma, Abdulbaqi; Oudejans, Joost; van Bodegraven, Adriaan A; Mulder, Chris J.; Jacobs, Maarten // American Journal of Gastroenterology;May2007, Vol. 102 Issue 5, p987
OBJECTIVE: Patients with refractory celiac disease can develop enteropathy-associated T-cell lymphoma (EATL) or ulcerative jejunitis. Double-balloon enteroscopy allows examination of the small bowel. We prospectively assessed the value of this technique in patients with refractory celiac disease...
- ABSTRACTS FOR GASTROENTEROLOGISTS. Dyne, Joseph R. Van; Svigals, Chester S.; Billingsley Jr., Wm K. // American Journal of Gastroenterology;Oct1956, Vol. 26 Issue 4, p510
Presents several abstracts on gastroenterology. "The Upper Midline Abdominal Incision," by Millington O. Young; "Possible Recurrent Secondary Omental Torsion," by Orland B. Scott; Acute and Chronic Jejunogastric Intussusception," by William S. Caudell and C. Marshall Lee Jr.; "Duodenal Atresia...
- IN COMING ISSUES. // American Journal of Gastroenterology;Sep1974, Vol. 62 Issue 3, p296
Presents information on the in coming issues of "The American Journal of Gastroenterology."
- JSGE special centennial issue. Sato, Nobuhiro // Journal of Gastroenterology;2000 Supplement 12, Vol. 35, Preceding p1
Presents an introduction to articles in the December 2, 2000 issue of a journal on gastroenterology. Foundation of gastroenterology study; Diagnosis and treatment of gastrointestinal cancer.
- GREAT DEFENSE, NO OFFENSE: GO TEAM GO, GO ACG GO. Floch, Martin H. // American Journal of Gastroenterology;Apr1991, Vol. 86 Issue 4, p404
Focuses on the documents reviewed by the Board of Trustees, at the Annual Meeting of the American College of Gastroenterology, that resulted from Congressional reviews and actions concerning medicare and a resource-based relative value scale system of fee-for-service allocation. Development of...
- Hemobilia caused by a ruptured hepatic cyst: a case report. // Journal of Medical Case Reports;2011, Vol. 5 Issue 1, p1
The article presents a case study of a 91-year-old African-American woman, who was referred to gastroenterology clinic for evaluation of mild epigastric pain and intermittent melena. It mentions that the women was suffering from hemobilia that is an infrequent cause of upper gastrointestinal...