ARGON PLASMA COAGULATION AND ADRENALINE INJECTION FOLLOWED BY INTRAVENOUS PANTOPRAZOLE INFUSION FOR ACUTE BLEEDING PEPTIC ULCER DISEASEâ€”A PRELIMINARY STUDY
- Role of Intravenous Omeprazole in Patients with High-Risk Peptic Ulcer Bleeding After Successful Endoscopic Epinephrine Injection: A Prospective Randomized Comparative Trial. Hwai-Jeng Lin; Wen-Ching Lo; Yang-Chih Cheng; Chin-Lin Perng // American Journal of Gastroenterology;Mar2006, Vol. 101 Issue 3, p500
BACKGROUND: Epinephrine injection is the most common endoscopic therapy for peptic ulcer bleeding. Controversy exists concerning the optimal dose of proton pump inhibitors (PPI) for patients with bleeding peptic ulcers after successful endoscopic therapy. The objective of this study was to...
- A PROSPECTIVE RANDOMIZED COMPARISON OF 10 FR VERSUS 7 FR BIPOLAR ELECTROCOAGULATION CATHETER IN COMBINATION WITH ADRENALINE INJECTION IN THE ENDOSCOPIC TREATMENT OF BLEEDING PEPTIC ULCERS. Paspatis, G.A.; Charoniti, I.; Papanikolaou, N. // Gut;Apr2003 Supplement 1, Vol. 52, pA27
Background and Aims: Our study sought to compare the efficacy of bipolar electrocoagulation (gold probe) with 10 Fr (Group A) versus 7 Fr (Group B) catheter following adrenaline injection in the treatment of bleeding peptic ulcers. To the best of our knowledge, this is the only prospective,...
- The Effect of Endoscopic Therapy in Patients Receiving Omeprazole for Bleeding Ulcers with Nonbleeding Visible Vessels or Adherent Clots. Sung, Joseph J.Y.; Chan, Francis K.L.; Lau, James Y.W.; Man-Yee Yung; Wai-Keung Leung; Wu, Justin C.Y.; Ng, Enders K.W.; Sydney Chung, S.C. // Annals of Internal Medicine;8/19/2003, Vol. 139 Issue 4, p237
Focuses on the effect of endoscopic therapy in patients receiving omeprazole for bleeding ulcers with nonbleeding visible vessels or adherent clots. Effect of endoscopic treatment on bleeding from peptic ulcers; Different approaches of treating bleeding from a peptic ulcer patients; Method of...
- Omeprazole is preferable to ranitidine for stress ulcer prophylaxis. // Modern Medicine;Oct97, Vol. 65 Issue 10, p59
Presents an abstract of the article entitled `Comparison of Omeprazole and Ranitidine for Stress Ulcer Prophylaxis,' by M.J. Levy, C.B. Seelig et al published in the June 1997 issue of `Digestive Diseases Science.'
- Q: I've taken aspirin for years to prevent a heart attack, and now I've developed an ulcer. My doctor told me to keep taking aspirin along with Prilosec. Why keep taking aspirin if it caused my ulcer? // Mayo Clinic Health Letter;Mar2012, Vol. 30 Issue 3, p8
The article provides an answer to a reader's question concerning a medical advice from doctor to take aspirin despite it caused ulcer.
- CLINICAL EFFECTIVENESS OF IV OMEPRAZOLE IN ENDOSCOPICALLY TREATED PEPTIC ULCERS. Donnellan, C.F.; Clements, D.G.; Watt, A.L.; Healey, C.J. // Gut;Apr2003 Supplement 1, Vol. 52, pA114
Introduction: Airedale Hospital is a DGH serving a population of 200 000 in North and West Yorkshire. Publication of RCT data has recently demonstrated significant benefits of a 72 hour IV omeprazole infusion, for patients with peptic ulcers who undergo endoscopic haemostasis. This therapy was...
- Ulcers bled less with omeprazole. Roberts, John; Greenberger, Norton J. // Annals of Internal Medicine;08/15/98, Vol. 129 Issue 4, p312
Presents a summary of the article `A Comparison of Omeprazole and Placebo for Bleeding Peptic Ulcer,' by M.S. Khuroo, G.N. Yattoo, G. Javid and others, as published in the 1997 edition of the periodical `New England Journal of Medicine.'
- Comparison of oral omeprazole and endoscopic ethanol injection therapy for prevention of recurrent bleeding from peptic ulcers with nonbleeding visible vessels or fresh adherent clots. Jung, Hye Kyung; Son, Hye-Young; Jung, Sung-Ae; Yi, Sun Young; Yoo, Kwon; Kim, Doe-Young; Moon, Il-Hwan; Lee, Han Chu // American Journal of Gastroenterology;Jul2002, Vol. 97 Issue 7, p1736
OBJECTIVES:Omeprazole is a potent inhibitor of gastric acid secretion. Recently it was reported that p.o. omeprazole therapy reduced the rebleeding rate in patients with nonbleeding visible vessels or adherent clots. The aim of this study was to ascertain whether p.o. administration of...
- Controversies, dilemmas, and dialogues. Peterson, Walter L.; Harford, William V.; Rogers, Arvey; Brandt, Lawrence // American Journal of Gastroenterology;Jun1991, Vol. 86 Issue 6, p671
Focuses on the reduction of gastric acidity in the treatment of diseases. Dose-response between the effect of antisecretory agents on gastric acidity and the healing of peptic ulcers; Use of omeprazole as first-line antisecretory therapy for peptic ulcer disease; Progress in the treatment of...