- A scheduled second endoscopy 16 to 24 hours after initial
endoscopic hemostasis reduced recurrent peptic ulcer bleeding. // ACP Journal Club;Jan/Feb2004, Vol. 140 Issue 1, p11
This article focuses on a study regarding the effect of scheduled second therapeutic endoscopy on peptic ulcer rebleeding, published in the 2003 issue of the journal "Gut." For this study 194 patients who were 15 to 90 years of age and had an endoscopically confirmed bleeding peptic ulcer with...
- Gastroenterology service: development, delivery, IT. // Gut;Jun2014 Supplement, Vol. 63, pA215
The article presents abstracts on topics related to Gastroenterology including update of national guidelines on diagnosis and management of spontaneous bacterial peritonitis, cancer diagnosis and its cost, and safety and cost effectiveness of intravenous ferric carboxymaltose given after endoscopy.
- Gut in 2007. Spiller, R. // Gut;Dec2007, Vol. 56 Issue 12, p1645
The article focuses on the history and developments of the journal "Gut" in Great Britain. The editor expressed his gratitude to his associate editors who have handled the 2105 manuscripts over the previous year. He stated that they aimed to become an international publication with original...
- NEWS NOTES. // American Journal of Gastroenterology;Jan1972, Vol. 57 Issue 1, p79
Presents gastroenterology-related updates in the U.S. as of January 1972. Schedule of meetings of the American College of Gastroenterology; Topics covered in the course on gastrointestinal endoscopy; Purpose of postgraduate course on the pancreas.
- Therapeutic Endoscopy. // American Journal of Gastroenterology;Jul1987, Vol. 82 Issue 7, p607
Focuses on the therapeutic endoscopy symposium presented by the American College of Gastroenterology at its 51st annual meeting. Significance of the development of fiberoptic technology to therapeutic endoscopy; Advancement in the diagnostic capability of endoscopy; Experts who presented...
- Henoch--Schoenlein Purpura. Goldman, Leslie P.; Lindenberg, Robert L. // American Journal of Gastroenterology;May1981, Vol. 75 Issue 5, p357
A patient with typical features of Henoch-Schoenlein purpura is presented. Endoscopic features of this syndrome, not previously reported in the English-language literature, are described and illustrated.
- The accuracy of an endoscopy nurse in interpreting capsule endoscopy. Levinthal, Gavin N.; Burke, Carol A.; Santisi, Janice M. // American Journal of Gastroenterology;Dec2003, Vol. 98 Issue 12, p2669
OBJECTIVE: The average physician time required to view a wireless capsule endoscopy study at our institution is 50 mm. It is unknown whether a nurse could preview the capsule endoscopy video and accurately detect all significant lesions. If so, it may allow the physician to review only the pit...
- Complications of gastrointestinal endoscopy. Palmer, Kevin R. // Gut;Apr2007, Vol. 56 Issue 4, p456
The article comments on a report, entitled "Scoping Our Practice," which analyzed events that contributed to complications and death occurring within 30 days of therapeutic endoscopy in Great Britain. The author suggests to only undertake procedures that are clinically indicated and to act in a...
- Esophageal Dilation with Polyvinyl (American) Dilators Over a Marked Guidewire: Practice and Safety at One Center Over a 5-Yr Period. Marshall, John B.; Afridi, Shariq A.; King, Paul D.; Barthel, James S.; Butt, James H. // American Journal of Gastroenterology;Aug1996, Vol. 91 Issue 8, p1503
Objective: Improvements in dilator technology over the past decade have revolutionized esophageal dilation. There remains, however, a number of controversies relating to several technical aspects of wire-guided dilation, including whether or not fluoroscopy is necessary. We describe our...