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- GivenÂ® Capsule Endoscopy in Celiac Disease: Evaluation of Diagnostic Accuracy and Interobserver Agreement. Petroniene, Rima; Dubcenco, Elena; Baker, Jeffrey P.; Ottaway, Clifford A.; Tang, Shou-Jiang; Zanati, Simon A.; Streutker, Cathy J.; Gardiner, Geoffrey W.; Warren, Ralph E.; Jeejeebhoy, Khursheed N. // American Journal of Gastroenterology;Mar2005, Vol. 100 Issue 3, p685
BACKGROUND AND AIMS: Capsule endoscopy (CE) has been increasingly used for diagnosing diseases of the small bowel. It is an attractive technique for assessing celiac disease (CD) because it is noninvasive and provides a close and magnified view of the mucosa of the entire small bowel. In this...
- CITATIONS AND CLINICIANS' NOTES: INTESTINE. // Current Medical Literature: Gastroenterology;2005, Vol. 24 Issue 1, p10
Examines a number of studies regarding intestine diseases. Culture of Mycobacterium avium subspecies paratuberculosis from the blood of patients with Crohn's disease; Risk of malignancy in diagnosed celiac disease; Azathioprine and mesalamine for prevention of relapse after conservative surgery...
- Role of cognitive function in assessing informed consent for endoscopy. Yeoman, A. D.; Dew, M. J.; Dos, L.; Rajapaksa, S. // Postgraduate Medical Journal;Jan2006, Vol. 82 Issue 963, p65
Background: Patient understanding of the consent process is often suboptimal and the reasons for this are poorly understood. In particular the role of cognitive function in assessing the level of understanding of consent has not been evaluated. Aims: This study aims to assess the level of...
- Endoscopy of the Upper Gastrointestinal Tract. Van Dam, Jacques; Brugge, William R. // New England Journal of Medicine;12/02/99, Vol. 341 Issue 23, p1738
Discusses the use of endoscopy in disagnosing diseases of the upper gastrointestinal tract. Ways to improve the safety and reduce the cost of endoscopy; Use of endoscopic therapy in the diagnosis and treatment of nonvariceal bleeding; Diagnosis and treatment of nonmalignant diseases.
- Incidence and Risk Factors for Cholangiocarcinoma in Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis. Burak, Kelly; Angulo, Paul; Pasha, Tousif M.; Egan, Kathleen; Petz, Jan; Lindor, Keith D. // American Journal of Gastroenterology;Mar2004, Vol. 99 Issue 3, p523
Cholangiocarcinoma (CCA) is a dreaded complication of primary sclerosing cholangitis (PSC); however, marked variability in the incidence of CCA in PSC is reported. Furthermore, limited information exists on risk factors for the development of CCA in PSC. The aim of this study was to determine...
- Test Yourself. Susinno, A. M.; Rost, Glenn S. // American Journal of Gastroenterology;Jan1970, Vol. 53 Issue 1, p76
Presents questions based upon articles published in the December 1969 issue of the "American Journal of Gastroenterology."
- ABSTRACTS FOR GASTROENTEROLOGISTS. // American Journal of Gastroenterology;Dec1965, Vol. 44 Issue 6, p589
Presents abstracts of studies on gastroenterology. "The Gastrointestinal System in Familial Mediterranean Fever," by Sheldon M. Wolff, Betty E. Hathaway and Leonard Laster; "Clinical Evaluation of Gastric Freezing for Duodenal Ulcer," by Claude R. Hitchcock, James E. Bitter and R. Duncan...
- The Last Page. Ruoff, Michael // American Journal of Gastroenterology;Oct1975, Vol. 64 Issue 4, p336
Presents a series of questions on gastroenterology.
- The last page. Hazzi, Charles G. // American Journal of Gastroenterology;Mar1984, Vol. 79 Issue 3, p245
Presents questions on gastroenterology which was published in the 1984 issue of the "American Journal of Gastroenterology."