SURGICAL MANAGEMENT OF ACUTE NON-VARICEAL GASTROINTESTINAL BLEEDING: A PRE-MORTAL EVENT
- Management and outcome of patients undergoing surgery after acute upper gastrointestinal haemorrhage. Rockall, T. A. // Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine;Oct1998, Vol. 91 Issue 10, p518
Most patients with acute upper gastrointestinal haemorrhage are managed conservatively or with endoscopic intervention but some ultimately require surgery to arrest the haemorrhage. We have conducted a population-based multicentre prospective observational study of management and outcomes. This...
- Endoscopic Approaches to Upper Gastrointestinal Bleeding. Stiegmann, Greg V. // American Surgeon;Feb2006, Vol. 72 Issue 2, p111
Treatment for most patients with upper gastrointestinal bleeding has shifted from the operating room to the endoscopy suite. Endoscopic treatment has resulted in substantial benefit for patients with bleeding from peptic ulcer. Ulcers associated with high-risk stigmata of recent hemorrhage (SRH)...
- Clipping for Upper Gastrointestinal Bleeding. Kaltenbach, Tonya; Friedland, Shai; Barro, Jennifer; Soetikno, Roy // American Journal of Gastroenterology;May2006, Vol. 101 Issue 5, p915
The article focuses on the technique of using endoscopic clipping for primary homeostasis in severe gastrointestinal bleeding. The efficacy of this technique has been widely used in the treatment of gastrointestinal bleeding demonstrated in randomized controlled studies of peptic ulcer, Dieula...
- The Seasonal Incidence of Peptic Ulcer Activity-- Fact or Fancy? Gardiner, George C.; Pinsky, Wiliam; Myerson, Ralph M. // American Journal of Gastroenterology;Jan1966, Vol. 45 Issue 1, p22
Presents a study that examined peptic ulcer patients admitted to the Veterans Administration Hospital in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania to determine seasonal variations in the incidence of exacerbations. Background on conflicting data on the subject; Information on the participants in the study;...
- Aspirin use in patients with upper G.I. bleeding and peptic ulcer. Schwartz, Alan S. // American Journal of Gastroenterology;Jan1975, Vol. 63 Issue 1, p84
Presents an abstract of a study on the use of aspirin in patients with upper gastrointestinal bleeding and peptic ulcer. Definition of regular heavy aspirin intake; Incidence rate of hospital admissions for newly diagnosed benign gastric ulcers and upper gastrointestinal bleeding.
- Questions in Gastroenterology. Hazzi, Charles G. // American Journal of Gastroenterology;Jan1985, Vol. 80 Issue 1, p72
Presents a questionairre on gastroenterology, including topics on peptic ulcer treatment, gallbladder and gatrointestinal hemorrhage.
- Gastrointestinal haemorrhage and benoxaprofen. // British Medical Journal (Clinical Research Edition);1/16/1982, Vol. 284 Issue 6310, p163
Describes the association of gastrointestinal hemorrhage with peptic ulceration on patients treated with benoxaprofen. Incidence of gastrointestinal disturbance; Inhibition of benoxaprofen; Stercoral perforation of sigmoid colon.
- Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage. // Current Medical Literature: Gastroenterology;2009, Vol. 28 Issue 1, p19
This section presents abstracts of three studies related to gastrointestinal hemorrhage including "Outcomes of weekend admissions for upper gastrointestinal hemorrhage: a nationwide analysis," " Weekend versus weekday admission and mortality from gastrointestinal hemorrhage caused by peptic...
- Monitoring and Treatment of Acute Gastrointestinal Bleeding. Lenjani, Basri; Zeka, Sadik; Krasniqi, Salih; Bunjaku, Ilaz; Jakupi, Arianit; Elshani, Besnik; Xhafa, Agim // Medical Archives / Medicinski Arhiv;2012, Vol. 66 Issue 3, p161
Acute Gastrointestinal bleeding--Massive acute bleeding from gastrointestinal section is one of the most frequent forms of acute abdomen. The mortality degree in emergency surgery is about 10 %. It's very difficult to identify the place of bleeding and etiology. Purpose: The important purpose of...