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Research & Reviews  2,526 results

Does CPT Modifier 22 Appropriately Reflect a Difficult Pancreaticoduodenectomy? A Retro...
https://doi.org/10.1097/XCS.0000000000000609
Journal of the American College of Surgeons; Mustansir F, Jajja MR et. al.

Feb 4th, 2023 - Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) coding allows addition of a two-digit modifier code to denote particularly difficult procedures necessitating additional reimbursement, called the Modifier 22. The use of Modifier 22 in relation to pancreatic s...

Methods of tissue preparation after EUS-guided tissue acquisition without rapid on-site...
https://doi.org/10.1111/jgh.16137
Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology; Phan VA, Ruszkiewicz A et. al.

Feb 4th, 2023 - In the absence of rapid on-site evaluation (ROSE), it is not clear which method of tissue preparation is best to process tissue obtained from EUS-guidance. Cytological-smearing (CS), cell-block (CB) and direct-histology (DH) are the available tech...

Long-Term Survival Outcomes after Operative Management of Chronic Pancreatitis: Two Dec...
https://doi.org/10.1097/XCS.0000000000000575
Journal of the American College of Surgeons; Wilson GC, Turner KM et. al.

Feb 3rd, 2023 - Chronic pancreatitis is a debilitating, life altering disease; however, the long-term outcomes following operative intervention have not been established. Patients who underwent operative intervention at a single institution between 2000 to 2020 f...

Long-Term Follow-up of Disabled Patients With Chronic Pancreatitis: Evaluation of Clini...
https://doi.org/10.1097/MCG.0000000000001804
Journal of Clinical Gastroenterology; Liyen Cartelle A, Shah I et. al.

Feb 3rd, 2023 - Patients with chronic pancreatitis (CP) often report a poor quality of life and may be disabled. Our study identifies clinical characteristics, predictors and outcomes in CP patients with disability. A review of established CP patients followed in...

Smoking Is Associated with Worse Clinical Outcomes in Chronic Pancreatitis.
https://doi.org/10.1007/s10620-023-07841-4
Digestive Diseases and Sciences; Liyen Cartelle A, Bocchino RL et. al.

Jan 31st, 2023 - Tobacco smoking is a known risk factor for progression of chronic pancreatitis (CP). We compare clinical outcomes of CP patients with current or former smoking with those who have never smoked. We reviewed all patients with followed at our Pancrea...

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Guidelines  13 results

AGA Clinical Practice Update on the Endoscopic Approach to Recurrent Acute and Chronic ...
https://doi.org/10.1053/j.gastro.2022.07.079
Gastroenterology Strand DS, Law RJ et. al.

Aug 26th, 2022 - The purpose of this American Gastroenterological Association (AGA) Clinical Practice Update Expert Review is to provide practical, evidence-based guidance to clinicians regarding the role of endoscopy for recurrent acute and chronic pancreatitis. ...

Enhanced EUS imaging (with videos).
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.gie.2020.06.075
Gastrointestinal Endoscopy; Krishnan K, Bhutani MS et. al.

Nov 2nd, 2020 - EUS remains a primary diagnostic tool for the evaluation of pancreaticobiliary disease. Although EUS combined with FNA or biopsy sampling is highly sensitive for the diagnosis of neoplasia within the pancreaticobiliary tract, limitations exist in ...

International consensus guidelines on interventional endoscopy in chronic pancreatitis....
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.pan.2020.05.022
Pancreatology : Official Journal of the International Ass... Kitano M, Gress TM et. al.

Aug 15th, 2020 - This paper is part of the international consensus guidelines on chronic pancreatitis, presenting for interventional endoscopy. An international working group with experts on interventional endoscopy evaluated 26 statements generated from evidence ...

International consensus guidelines on the role of diagnostic endoscopic ultrasound in t...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.pan.2020.05.025
Pancreatology : Official Journal of the International Ass... Mel Wilcox C, Gress T et. al.

Jul 8th, 2020 - Chronic pancreatitis (CP) is a complex inflammatory disease with variable presentations and outcomes. This statement is part of the international consensus guidelines on CP, specifically on the diagnostic role of endoscopic ultrasound (EUS). An in...

International consensus guidelines on surveillance for pancreatic cancer in chronic pan...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.pan.2020.05.011
Pancreatology : Official Journal of the International Ass... Greenhalf W, Lévy P et. al.

Jul 7th, 2020 - Patients with chronic pancreatitis (CP) have an increased risk of pancreatic cancer. We present the international consensus guidelines for surveillance of pancreatic cancer in CP. The international group evaluated 10 statements generated from evid...

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Drugs  7 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  238 results

A Pilot Study in Endoscopic Therapy on Quality of Life and Pain in Chronic Pancreatitis
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05012150

Jan 18th, 2023 - Pancreatic endotherapy represents a potential treatment modality for patients with painful chronic pancreatitis. While pancreatic endotherapy is commonly performed, the effect of chronic pancreatitis on patient-centered outcomes remains poorly stu...

WallFlex Biliary Fully Covered (FC) Chronic Pancreatitis Study
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01543256

Jan 9th, 2023 - The purpose of this of this study is to compare the use of Self Expanding Metal Stents (SEMS) to plastic stents for the treatment of benign biliary strictures secondary to chronic pancreatitis as it pertains to stricture resolution rates, complica...

Study to Evaluate Symptoms of Exocrine Pancreatic Insufficiency in Adult Participants With Cystic Fibrosis or Chronic Pancreatitis Treated With Creon
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05069597

Dec 30th, 2022 - Exocrine pancreatic insufficiency (EPI) is a condition that is caused by the inadequate pancreatic enzymes needed for normal digestion and is commonly associated with a wide range of chronic diseases, including cystic fibrosis (CF), chronic pancre...

A PiLot ClinicaL TrIal of ParicAlcitol for ChroNiC PancrEatitis
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05664880

Dec 27th, 2022 - Examine the feasibility of a trial to test the effect of paricalcitol through health-related quality of life, imaging, and biomarker analysis in patients with chronic pancreatitis (CP). The study hopes the proposed intervention will improve sympto...

QST Study: Predicting Treatment Response in Chronic Pancreatitis Using Quantitative Sensory Testing
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03434392

Dec 20th, 2022 - In Chronic Pancreatitis (CP), clinical pain symptoms correlate poorly with pancreatic ductal morphology, response to endoscopic or surgical therapy is unpredictable, and the rationale for invasive therapies is often questioned. Quantitative sensor...

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News  203 results

Albuminuria Remission With Meds; Tzield's High Cost; Osteoporosis Prevention Lags
https://www.medpagetoday.com/endocrinology/generalendocrinology/101956

Nov 29th, 2022 - "Best" medical treatment with drugs such as SGLT2 inhibitors and GLP-1 receptor agonists was just as effective as Roux-en-Y gastric bypass at achieving albuminuria remission in patients with diabetic kidney disease and class I obesity. (eClinicalM...

Pancreatic Cancer Screening Appears Safe, Effective for High-Risk Patients
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/983056

Oct 26th, 2022 - Pancreatic cancer screening appears to be safe and effective for certain patients with high-risk indications due to genetic susceptibility, according to a prospective multicenter study presented at the annual meeting of the American College of Gas...

Pancreatic cancer screening appears safe, effective for high-risk patients
https://www.mdedge.com/internalmedicine/article/258945/gastroenterology/pancreatic-cancer-screening-appears-safe-effective
Carolyn Crist

Oct 25th, 2022 - Pancreatic cancer screening appears to be safe and effective for certain patients with high-risk indications due to genetic susceptibility, according to a prospective multicenter study presented at the annual meeting of the American College of Gas.

Can Norovirus Trigger Crohn's? Phase III NASH Trial Flops; Social Isolation in IBD
https://www.medpagetoday.com/gastroenterology/generalgastroenterology/101097

Oct 6th, 2022 - Is norovirus infection triggering Crohn's disease in people with certain genetic mutations? (NBC News) The phase III REVERSE trial of obeticholic acid (Ocaliva) for compensated cirrhosis caused by non-alcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH) failed to mee...

Gastro Case Challenge: Pain, Vomiting in a 48-Year-Old on Levothyroxine, Metformin
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/980966

Sep 23rd, 2022 - Editor's Note: The Case Challenge series includes difficult-to-diagnose conditions, some of which are not frequently encountered by most clinicians but are nonetheless important to accurately recognize. Test your diagnostic and treatment skills us...

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Patient Education  17 results see all →