Painful gastrointestinal haemorrhage: diagnostic value of 16 detector multislice computed tomography
- Questions in Gastroenterology. Hazzi, Charles G. // American Journal of Gastroenterology;Jun1980, Vol. 73 Issue 6, p528
Presents questions in gastroenterology. Azotemia in upper gastrointestinal bleeding; Intravenous lipid therapy; Gastric mucus and acute septic erosions.
- EDITOR'S QUIZ: GI SNAPSHOT.... How to evaluate a gastric submucosal tumour in a patient with haematemesis? Boujaoude, J.; Abboud, B.; Abadjian, G. // Gut;May2005, Vol. 54 Issue 5, p629
The article presents a question regarding diagnosis of a woman who was admitted with severe upper gastrointestinal bleeding. She presented with hematemesis and melena.
- An unusual cause of upper gastrointestinal haemorrhage. Spiller, Robin; de Palma, G. D.; Rega, M.; Ciamrarra, P.; Masone, S.; Persico, G. // Gut;Mar2005, Vol. 54 Issue 3, p343
The article presents the editor's quiz related to an unusual cause of upper gastrointestinal hemorrhage. A 59 year old man presented with melena. There was no history of iron-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug use, peptic ulcer, or chronic liver disease. He had a history of iron deficiency anaemia...
- HOW HOT ARE YOU ON DIGESTION? // Pulse;11/16/2006, Vol. 66 Issue 43, p70
The article presents questions and answers related to the digestive system diseases. One person asks about chronic gastrointestinal bleeding and macrocytic anaemia as symptoms of dyspepsia. Another questions about the causes of left upper quadrant pain, and the possibility of feeding problems as...
- Continuing Medical Education: December 2006. Scolapio, James S.; Al-Haddad, Mohammad // American Journal of Gastroenterology;Dec2006, Vol. 101 Issue 12, p2913
If you wish to receive credit for this activity, please refer to the website: Accreditation and Designation Statement: Blackwell Futura Media Services designates this educational activity for a maximum of 1 category 1 credit toward the AMA Physician's Recognition Awardâ„¢. Each physician...
- Incidence of and mortality from acute upper gastrointestinal haemmorhage in the United Kingdom. Rockall, T.A.; Logan, R.F.A. // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);7/22/95, Vol. 311 Issue 6999, p222
Describes the current epidemiology of acute upper gastrointestinal hemmorhage in the United Kingdom. Hemmorhage prone age groups; Hemmorhage incidence in men as compared with women; Mortality rates. INSET: Key messages..
- Notes on upper GI bleeding. Surawicz, Christina M. // Cortlandt Forum;8/25/95, Vol. 8 Issue 8, p164
Presents a case of a 35-year-old African-American musician who was admitted to an intensive care unit for upper gastrointestinal bleeding. Patient history; Endoscopy; Laboratory tests; Diagnostic possibility; Management.
- CORRECTION. // Gut;Jul2007, Vol. 56 Issue 7, p1036
A correction to the article "An unusual cause of upper gastrointestinal haemorrhage" that was published in the 2005 issue is presented.
- Bleeding with Kartagener's. Barksdale, Darryll; R.M.D. // Cortlandt Forum;11/25/95, Vol. 8 Issue 11, p108
Presents an answer to question whether patients who have Kartagener's syndrome are prone to gastrointestinal bleeding. Motile dysfunction affecting respiratory cilia and sperm as the main characteristic of the disease; Belief on the lack of link between the disease and gastrointestinal bleeding.