Garry, Mark W.
December 1956
American Journal of Gastroenterology;Dec1956, Vol. 26 Issue 6, p733
Academic Journal
Evaluates the method of using silicone antifoam in gastroscopic procedure. Details on the occurrence of bubble formation or frothy secretions in the stomach during gastroscopic examination; Total number of patients showing some degree of bubbling; Benefits of gastroscopy.


Related Articles

  • Clinical: The basics - Gastro-oesophageal reflux disease.  // GP: General Practitioner;6/13/2012, p22 

    The article offers information about gastro-oesophageal reflux disease (GORD). Around 10-20% of the adult population has symptoms of GORD at some stage of their lives. GORD can lead to oesophagitis, but it is not very common; only around 8% of patients with GORD have moderate or severe...

  • gastroscopy. Peters, Michael // BMA A-Z Family Medical Encyclopedia;2004, p332 

    An encyclopedia entry for "gastroscopy" is presented. It refers to the examination of the stomach via a flexible endoscope inserted through the mouth. In this procedure, the oesophagus and duodenum are also inspected. It is carried out to detect bleeding, or other disorders, of the oesophagus,...

  • Gastroscopy as a Diagnostic Aid in Upper Gastrointestinal Bleeding. Morse, W. H. // American Journal of Gastroenterology;Apr1970, Vol. 53 Issue 4, p323 

    Presents a study regarding the use of gastroscopy as a diagnostic aid in upper gastrointestinal bleeding. Time lag that tends to diminish the photography component of the examination; Summary of the cases of patients involved in the study; Advantages of using gastroscopy.

  • CHANGE AND PROGRESS IN GASTROSCOPY. Barowsky, Harry // American Journal of Gastroenterology;Apr1961, Vol. 35 Issue 4, p366 

    Presents a study on the change and progress in gastroscopy. Reduction in the diameter of the lens system instrument; Importance of biopsy in the correlation of the gross appearance of the mucosa as seen on gastroscopy; Improvement of gastroscopic photography.

  • GASTROSCOPY. Nelson, Robert S. // American Journal of Gastroenterology;Nov1961, Vol. 36 Issue 5, p540 

    Presents information on gastroscopy. History of gastroscopy; Components of a gastroscope; Uses of a gastroscopic procedure.

  • Electrical stimulation for gastroparesis. de Csepel, J.; Goldfarb, B.; Shapsis, A.; Goff, S.; Gabriel, N.; Eng, H. M. // Surgical Endoscopy;Feb2006, Vol. 20 Issue 2, p302 

    Background: Gastroparesis is a disabling, and sometimes fatal, disease that often does not respond to medical treatment. This single-surgeon prospective study examines the safety and 6-month efficacy of electrical stimulation for the treatment of gastroparesis. Methods: Sixteen patients with...

  • Gastroscopia: tolerancia y colaboración del paciente. Gallart Judith, Magrí; Mármol Ma Carmen, Torres; Calvet Pilar, Zamora // Agora de Enfermeria;Mar2010, Vol. 14 Issue 21, p12 

    A gastroscopy is an invasive procedure that requires the cooperation of the patient sedated. The degree of information and the psychological support can influence the tolerance of the examination. The preliminary information will be subjective and may be early influences of patient...

  • "Drop in" gastroscopy outpatient clinic - experience after 9 months.  // BMC Gastroenterology;2012, Vol. 12 Issue 1, p12 

    The article discusses a research paper which investigates whether "drop in gastroscopy reduces uncertainty, inadequate therapy and time off work. The study is based on questionnaire from patients, hospital staff and GPs to evaluate their experience with drop in gastroscopy and gastroscopy by...

  • IS OPEN ACCESS ENDOSCOPY APPROPRIATE IN THE CONTEXT OF THE 2 WEEK WAIT? Veitch, A. M.; Swarbrick, E. T.; Harnden, S. M. // Gut;Apr2004 Supplement 3, Vol. 53, pA33 

    Open access gastroscopy has been available in trust to GPs since 1 996. This is restricted to patients greater than 45 years of age. Current guidelines suggest that gastroscopy is unnecessary in the majority of patients under 55 years of age. The majority of open access gastronomy referrals...


Read the Article


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

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics