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ALLMedicine™ Small-bowel Obstruction Center

Research & Reviews  168 results

Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG) Tube Placement
http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/149665-overview

May 20th, 2022 - Background Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG), first described by Gauderer in 1980, [1] is a method of placing a tube into the stomach percutaneously, aided by endoscopy. PEG tube placement is one of the most commonly performed endoscopic p...

Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG) Tube Placement
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/149665-overview

May 20th, 2022 - Background Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG), first described by Gauderer in 1980, [1] is a method of placing a tube into the stomach percutaneously, aided by endoscopy. PEG tube placement is one of the most commonly performed endoscopic p...

Nasogastric Intubation
http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/80925-overview

May 13th, 2022 - Background Gastric intubation via the nasal passage (ie, the nasogastric route) is a common procedure that provides access to the stomach for diagnostic and therapeutic purposes. A nasogastric (NG) tube is used for the procedure. The placement of ...

Nasogastric Intubation
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/80925-overview

May 13th, 2022 - Background Gastric intubation via the nasal passage (ie, the nasogastric route) is a common procedure that provides access to the stomach for diagnostic and therapeutic purposes. A nasogastric (NG) tube is used for the procedure. The placement of ...

Nasogastric Intubation
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/80925-print

May 13th, 2022 - Background Gastric intubation via the nasal passage (ie, the nasogastric route) is a common procedure that provides access to the stomach for diagnostic and therapeutic purposes. A nasogastric (NG) tube is used for the procedure. The placement of ...

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Guidelines  2 results

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Suspected Small-Bowel Obstruction.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacr.2020.01.025
Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR; , Chang KJ et. al.

May 7th, 2020 - Small-bowel obstruction is a common cause of abdominal pain and accounts for a significant proportion of hospital admissions. Radiologic imaging plays the key role in the diagnosis and management of small-bowel obstruction as neither patient prese...

Evaluation and management of small-bowel obstruction: an Eastern Association for the Su...
https://doi.org/10.1097/TA.0b013e31827019de
The Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery; Maung AA, Johnson DC et. al.

Dec 27th, 2012 - Small-bowel obstruction (SBO) represents as many as 16% of surgical admissions and more than 300,000 operations annually in the United States. The optimal strategies for the diagnosis and management of SBO continue to evolve secondary to advances ...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  2 results

Pilot Study Evaluating the Efficacy of AlloMEM After Loop Ileostomy
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01113736

May 12th, 2022 - A loop ileostomy is a common procedure used to divert fecal matter from anastomotic sites after abdominal surgeries. Major complications from creation and subsequent closure of a temporary loop ileostomy include: stoma retraction, stoma prolapsed,...

Protocol: Reconstruct the Pelvic Peritoneum Using BPF
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04177407

May 13th, 2020 - In rectal cancers, the overall survival will benefit strongly if a negative incisional margin is reached. In order to pursue a negative margin, APR, expecially the extralevator abdominoperineal excision (ELAPE) which introduced by Holm et al had b...

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News  28 results

Simple Scoring System May Safely Reduce Abdominopelvic CT in Crohn's Patients
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/965737

Dec 30th, 2021 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - A simple scoring system can prevent unnecessary abdominal-pelvic computed tomography (APCT) in the emergency department (ED) for patients with Crohn's disease (CD), according to researchers in Israel. Writing in the Jou...

Fast Five Quiz: Bladder Cancer Management
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/919964_5

Jan 13th, 2020 - Ileus is the most common early complication of RC. The most common late complications of RC are small-bowel obstruction and ureteroenteric anastomotic stricture. Other common complications following RC include the following: Wound infection Sepsis...

Pilot program benefits gynecologic cancer patients with malignant bowel obstruction
https://www.mdedge.com/hematology-oncology/article/209829/gynecologic-cancer/pilot-program-benefits-gynecologic-cancer
Jake Remaly

Oct 10th, 2019 - A pilot program that aims to optimize the care of patients with malignant bowel obstruction is associated with longer survival and shorter cumulative hospital length of stay in the first 60 days after a malignant bowel obstruction diagnosis, accor.

ECG Challenge: A Counterclockwise Rotation
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/907142

Jan 9th, 2019 - A 76-year-old woman is admitted to the hospital because of abdominal discomfort, nausea, vomiting, and abdominal distention. She is diagnosed with a small-bowel obstruction. She stated that she had undergone a cholecystectomy several years ago, bu...

ECG Challenge: A Counterclockwise Rotation
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/907142_1

Jan 9th, 2019 - A 76-year-old woman is admitted to the hospital because of abdominal discomfort, nausea, vomiting, and abdominal distention. She is diagnosed with a small-bowel obstruction. She stated that she had undergone a cholecystectomy several years ago, bu...

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