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Research & Reviews  209 results

Comparison of short-course antibiotic therapy of 6 or less days with a longer treatment...
https://doi.org/10.1111/tid.13868
Transplant Infectious Disease : an Official Journal of Th... Ferstl PG, Queck A et. al.

May 23rd, 2022 - Stenosis of the biliary anastomosis predisposes liver graft recipients to bacterial cholangitis. Antibiotic therapy (AT) is performed according to individual clinical judgment, but duration of AT remains unclear. All liver graft recipients with ac...

Acute cholangitis after over-the-scope clip placement involving the duodenal papilla th...
https://doi.org/10.1055/a-1826-2496
Endoscopy Iwano K, Toyonaga H et. al.

May 7th, 2022 - Acute cholangitis after over-the-scope clip placement involving the duodenal papilla that was rescued by antegrade stenting via the percutaneous transhepatic biliary drainage route.|2022|Iwano K,Toyonaga H,Hayashi T,Ishii T,Kin T,|

Incidence, risk factors, and prognosis of acute kidney injury in hospitalized patients ...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9009613
PloS One; Lee TW, Bae W et. al.

Apr 15th, 2022 - The association between acute cholangitis (AC) and acute kidney injury (AKI) remains unclear. We investigated the incidence, and clinical course of AKI in patients with AC, and the long-term prognosis. We performed a single-center retrospective st...

SAGES Safe Cholecystectomy Program in Polish Reality - Awareness, Implementation and Opinion on Usefulness
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03155321

Apr 7th, 2022 - The study is based on an anonymous questionnaire that is distributed among polish surgeons across the country. The questionnaire focuses on the demographic data of the surgeon, their experience in years, a few questions regarding their experience ...

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Guidelines  7 results

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Radiologic Management of Biliary Obstruction.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacr.2019.02.020
Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR; , Fairchild AH et. al.

May 6th, 2019 - Biliary obstruction is a serious condition that can occur in the setting of both benign and malignant pathologies. In the setting of acute cholangitis, biliary decompression can be lifesaving; for patients with cancer who are receiving chemotherap...

Endoscopic management of common bile duct stones: European Society of Gastrointestinal ...
https://doi.org/10.1055/a-0862-0346
Endoscopy Manes G, Paspatis G et. al.

Apr 4th, 2019 - ESGE recommends offering stone extraction to all patients with common bile duct stones, symptomatic or not, who are fit enough to tolerate the intervention.Strong recommendation, low quality evidence.ESGE recommends liver function tests and abdomi...

TG13 antimicrobial therapy for acute cholangitis and cholecystitis.
https://doi.org/10.1007/s00534-012-0572-0
Journal of Hepato-biliary-pancreatic Sciences; Gomi H, Solomkin JS et. al.

Jan 24th, 2013 - Therapy with appropriate antimicrobial agents is an important component in the management of patients with acute cholangitis and/or acute cholecystitis. In the updated Tokyo Guidelines (TG13), we recommend antimicrobial agents that are suitable fr...

TG13 flowchart for the management of acute cholangitis and cholecystitis.
https://doi.org/10.1007/s00534-012-0563-1
Journal of Hepato-biliary-pancreatic Sciences; Miura F, Takada T et. al.

Jan 12th, 2013 - We propose a management strategy for acute cholangitis and cholecystitis according to the severity assessment. For Grade I (mild) acute cholangitis, initial medical treatment including the use of antimicrobial agents may be sufficient for most cas...

TG13: Updated Tokyo Guidelines for the management of acute cholangitis and cholecystitis.
https://doi.org/10.1007/s00534-012-0566-y
Journal of Hepato-biliary-pancreatic Sciences; Takada T, Strasberg SM et. al.

Jan 12th, 2013 - In 2007, the Tokyo Guidelines for the management of acute cholangitis and cholecystitis (TG07) were first published in the Journal of Hepato-Biliary-Pancreatic Surgery. The fundamental policy of TG07 was to achieve the objectives of TG07 through t...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  19 results

SAGES Safe Cholecystectomy Program in Polish Reality - Awareness, Implementation and Opinion on Usefulness
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03155321

Apr 7th, 2022 - The study is based on an anonymous questionnaire that is distributed among polish surgeons across the country. The questionnaire focuses on the demographic data of the surgeon, their experience in years, a few questions regarding their experience ...

Clinical Trial Comparing ERCP vs ERCP and Transmural Gall Bladder Drainage
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03921502

Feb 21st, 2022 - Introduction Cholelithiasis occurs in 10-20% of the general population (1). Up to 18% of these subjects will present symptoms and, of these, 1.5% will present an episode of pancreatitis, cholecystitis or acute cholangitis (2). In this way, the pat...

Complications in Acute Calculous Cholecystitis
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05135299

Nov 26th, 2021 - Acute calculous cholecystitis (ACC) is the second most frequent surgical condition in emergency departments, the complication rate of ACC is 8-20%, and the mortality rate is 0.5-6% in recent series. The Tokyo Guidelines (TG) advocate for different...

Ketofol Versus Propofol in Urgent ERCP for Acute Cholangitis
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04997967

Aug 10th, 2021 - This randomized controlled trial was carried out on 96 patients undergoing urgent ERCP for severe cholangitis. Patients were allocated into two groups; group 1: received ketofol and group 2: received propofol. Demographic data, ERCP duration, reco...

Mortality Risk Estimation in Acute Calculous Cholecystitis: Beyond the Tokyo Guidelines
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04744441

Feb 9th, 2021 - Acute calculous cholecystitis (ACC) is the second most frequent surgical condition in emergency departments, the complication rate of ACC is 20-55%, and the mortality rate is 0.5-15% in recent series. The Tokyo Guidelines (TG) advocate for differe...

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News  4 results

Index Cholecystectomy Cuts Readmissions After Acute Cholangitis
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/974779

May 27th, 2022 - Patients with acute cholangitis are twice as likely to be readmitted within 30 days if they don't get a cholecystectomy in the same hospital admission for which they get biliary decompression, researchers say. The readmissions result mostly from s...

Interval cholecystectomy may be a risky business
https://www.mdedge.com/gihepnews/article/129915/general-surgery/interval-cholecystectomy-may-be-risky-business
Michele G. Sullivan, MDedge News

Jan 24th, 2017 - HOLLYWOOD, FLA – Interval cholecystectomy remains a challenging procedure, with longer operative times and ICU stays, greater blood loss, more biliary and bowel injuries, and even hints of increased mortality, compared with immediate cholecystecto.

Caroli Disease: When Your Ducts Aren't in a Row
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/762763_4

May 2nd, 2012 - Treatment of Caroli Disease Medical therapy is geared toward reducing the incidence of intrahepatic stones. Oral ursodeoxycholic acid has been shown to have some efficacy in reducing cholesterol stone formation and bile stagnation by increasing bi...

A 43-Year-Old Woman With a 7-Month History of Intermittent Abdominal Pain and Weight Loss
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/405156_3

Nov 9th, 2001 - Discussion RPC, often referred to as Oriental cholangiohepatitis, is a progressive, destructive cholangiopathy of unknown cause. Although parasites are generally cultured from the bile and blood of patients with RPC during episodes of acute cholan...

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