Geber, William F.
August 1964
Angiology;Aug1964, Vol. 15 Issue 8, p366
Academic Journal
Focuses on the problem of the etiologic factors involved in the irritable colon syndrome, mucous colitis, and nonspecific ulcerative colitis. Measurement of the blood flow in the colon of dogs used in the study; Detection of the stability of colonic blood flow and pressure under control conditions; Contribution of the relationship between functional motor activity and the concomitant decreased blood flow in the problems involved in several colon diseases.


Related Articles

  • A pilot open-labeled prospective randomized study between weekly and intensive treatment of granulocyte and monocyte adsorption apheresis for active ulcerative colitis. Sakuraba, Atsushi; Sato, Toshiro; Naganuma, Makoto; Morohoshi, Yuichi; Matsuoka, Katsuyoshi; Inoue, Nagamu; Takaishi, Hiromasa; Ogata, Haruhiko; Iwao, Yasushi; Hibi, Toshifumi // Journal of Gastroenterology;2008, Vol. 43 Issue 1, p51 

    Background. Recently, granulocyte and monocyte adsorption apheresis (GMA) has been shown to be effective for active ulcerative colitis (UC). Its original weekly treatment schedule is effective in about 70% of active UC. However, it takes about 3–4 weeks to achieve remission, and the...

  • Chemotaxonomic Analysis of Bacterial Populations Colonizing the Rectal Mucosa in Patients with Ulcerative Colitis. Macfarlane, Sandra; Furrie, Elizabeth; Cummings, John H.; Macfarlane, George T. // Clinical Infectious Diseases;6/15/2004, Vol. 38 Issue 12, p1690 

    The etiology of ulcerative colitis (UC) is unknown, but evidence links it to bacteria belonging to the normal colonic microbiota. The aims of this study were to characterize bacteria colonizing the rectal epithelium, and to investigate whether significant differences existed in UC. Rectal biopsy...

  • CHRONIC ULCERATIVE COLITIS AS VIEWED BY THE INTERNIST. Hauch, Edward W. // American Journal of Gastroenterology;Jul1960, Vol. 34 Issue 1, p67 

    Provides information on chronic ulcerative colitis. Etiology of the disease; Pathophysiology; Common accompanying symptoms of the disorder.

  • Ulcerative colitis. Spinks, Julian // GP: General Practitioner;5/9/2008, p24 

    The article provides information on the difference between ulcerative colitis (UC) and other bowel conditions. The characteristic features of UC are bloody diarrhea, urgency and tenesmus. Other differential diagnoses may have similar features but the history may be helpful in differentiating the...

  • Homeopathic Approaches to Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS). Turner, Ronnie // Positive Health;Apr2008, Issue 146, p18 

    The article provides information on the underlying causative factors of irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), along with an overview on its symptoms and treatment. It has been emphasized that IBS is not a disease, it is a functional disorder which means that the bowel failed to function correctly. Its...

  • "Irritable Colon"--A Bad Term. Bassler, Anthony // American Journal of Gastroenterology;Feb1956, Vol. 25 Issue 2, p176 

    Comments on the effort to describe organ disturbance in the etiology and manifestation of diseases and disorders. Question on better and more scientific to clinical fact whether to use irritable or unstable colon on the differentiation of functional colon disorder; Importance of examination in...

  • Cognitive behavioural model of irritable bowel syndrome. Creed, Francis // Gut;Aug2007, Vol. 56 Issue 8, p1039 

    The article examines the study which aims to confirm the effectiveness of a theoretical model called the all or noting response, designed to explain persistent symptoms that are associated with irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) with distress and negative beliefs. It is accounted that the study...

  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome and Health Care Seeking: Do We Pass Our Bad Habits Onto Our Children? Talley, Nicholas J. // American Journal of Gastroenterology;Feb2000, Vol. 95 Issue 2, p340 

    Comments on the irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), a readily recognized symptom complex that costs the U.S. health care system billions of dollars annually. Etiology of IBS; Number of Americans who suffers with IBS; Information on the hypothesis that children of IBS sufferers learn a specific...

  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome.  // Diseases & Disorders: A Nursing Therapeutics Manual, 2nd edition;2002, p566 

    Presents information on a digestive disorder known as irritable bowel syndrome (IBS). Complications from IBS; Etiology of the disease; Nursing assessment and diagnosis; Treatment.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics