NICOTINIC ACID IN THE TREATMENT OF HYPERCHOLESTEROLEMIA
- THE DUAL ROLE OF THE ADRENAL GLANDS IN THE PATHOGENESIS OF PEPTIC ULCER. Woldman, Edward E.; Fishman, David; Segal, Abraham J. // American Journal of Gastroenterology;Oct1960, Vol. 34 Issue 4, p390
Presents clinical information on the role of the adrenal glands in the pathogenesis of peptic ulcer. Complications associated with corticosteroid therapy; Relationship between acute ulcers of the stomach and hypoadrenalism; Changes in the adrenal glands associated with acute gastrointestinal...
- Peptic Ulcer Heterogeneity and Clinical Implications. McCarthy, Denis M. // Annals of Internal Medicine;Oct81, Vol. 95 Issue 4, p507
Editorial. Comments on the heterogeneity and clinical implications of peptic ulcer. Observations on the heterogeneity of the ulcer-prone population; Efforts of physicians to develop a successful outcome of therapy in individual patients; Environmental factors that influence peptic ulcer.
- Perforated Peptic Ulcer Treated by Simple Closure and Helicobacter Pylori Eradication. Rodríguez-Sanjuán, Juan C.; Fernández-Santiago, Roberto; García, Rosa A.; Trugeda, Soledad; Seco, Isabel; la de Torre, Fernando; Naranjo, Angel; Gómez-Fleitas, Manuel // World Journal of Surgery;Jul2005, Vol. 29 Issue 7, p849
Simple closure followed by Helicobacter pylori (Hp) eradication has become the most used procedure in perforated ulcer treatment. However, its efficacy and safety are still to be determined. In assess recurrence and re-perforation rates, and as a secondary objective, to analyze Hp infection...
- In Vivo Models Used for Evaluation of Potential Antigastroduodenal Ulcer Agents. Adinortey, Michael Buenor; Ansah, Charles; Galyuon, Isaac; Nyarko, Alexander // Ulcers;2013, p1
Peptic ulcer is among the most serious gastrointestinal diseases in the world. Several orthodox drugs are employed for the treatment of the disease. Although these drugs are effective, they produce many adverse effects thus limiting their use. In recent years, there has been a growing interest...
- Primary Gastric Tuberculosis Presenting as Pyloric Outlet Obstruction. Tromba, Joseph L.; Inglese, Roberto; Rieders, Bradley; Todaro, Robert // American Journal of Gastroenterology;Dec1991, Vol. 86 Issue 12, p1820
A 38-yr-old Haitian male with a longstanding history of peptic ulcer disease presented with persistent vomiting and weight loss. Barium studies and upper endoscopy revealed gastric outlet obstruction with prepyloric ulcerations. Endoscopic biopsies were consistent with chronic gastritis. The...
- Hemorrhage in the Upper Gastrointestinal Tract in the Older Patient. Segal, William N.; Cello, John P. // American Journal of Gastroenterology;Jan1997, Vol. 92 Issue 1, p42
Objective: To characterize the natural history of bleeding in the upper GI tract in the older age patient. Methods: We retrospectively reviewed data on 200 patients admitted with the diagnosis of upper GI bleeding (100 consecutive patients less than 60 yr of age and 100 consecutive patients more...
- Bacteria Usually Don't Block the Outlet. Thompson, Jon S. // American Journal of Gastroenterology;Nov2000, Vol. 95 Issue 11, p3031
Discusses research being done on the association of gastric outlet obstruction resulting from peptic ulcer disease requiring surgical intervention with Helicobacter pylori infection. Reference to a study by J. B. Gibson et al., published in a 2000 issue of the "Journal of American College...
- A 'burning' question is how to fit DM into ulcer treatment programs. Mulligan, Margaret // Managed Healthcare;May99, Vol. 9 Issue 5, p32
Focuses on the incorporation of disease management into ulcer treatment programs in the United States. Development of protocols and disease-management programs; Etiology of ulcer.
- Haematemesis and melaena--a permanent problem. // British Medical Journal;4/16/1977, Vol. 1 Issue 6067, p989
Reports the high incidence of peptic ulcer. Relationship between the occurrence of the condition and stress of urban living; Reaction to medical treatment; Importance of early diagnosis and treatment.