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ALLMedicine™ Diverticular Disease Center

Research & Reviews  1,143 results

Elective surgery for diverticular disease in U.S. veterans: A VASQIP study of national ...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.amjsurg.2020.08.050
American Journal of Surgery; Napolitano MA, Sparks AD et. al.

Sep 17th, 2020 - Treatment for diverticular disease has evolved over time. In the United States, there has been a trend towards minimally invasive surgical approaches and fewer postoperative complications, but no study has investigated this subject in the Veterans...

Quality of Life After Elective Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy for Symptomatic Uncomplicated...
https://doi.org/10.1097/SLE.0000000000000860
Surgical Laparoscopy, Endoscopy & Percutaneous Techniques; Mari GM, Crippa J et. al.

Sep 17th, 2020 - Symptomatic uncomplicated diverticular disease (SUDD) is characterized by abdominal pain and altered bowel function and may affect quality of life. When symptoms are severe and conservative therapy is ineffective, surgical intervention becomes an ...

Effect of monthly vitamin D on diverticular disease hospitalization: Post-hoc analysis ...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.clnu.2020.08.030
Clinical Nutrition (Edinburgh, Scotland); Wu Z, Broad J et. al.

Sep 13th, 2020 - Some studies have linked low vitamin D status and high risk of diverticular disease, but the causal relationship between vitamin D and diverticular disease remains unclear; clinical trial data are warranted. The objective was to assess the efficac...

Increased Faecalibacterium abundance is associated with clinical improvement in patient...
https://doi.org/10.3920/BM2019.0171
Beneficial Microbes; Ponziani FR, Scaldaferri F et. al.

Sep 4th, 2020 - Compositional and functional alterations of the gut microbiota are involved in the pathogenesis of several gastrointestinal diseases. Rifaximin is often used to induce disease remission due to its eubiotic effects on the gut microbiota. To investi...

Validation of the German Classification of Diverticular Disease (VADIS)-a prospective b...
https://doi.org/10.1007/s00384-020-03721-9
International Journal of Colorectal Disease; Lauscher JC, Lock JF et. al.

Sep 4th, 2020 - The German Classification of Diverticular Disease was introduced a few years ago. The aim of this study was to determine whether Classification of Diverticular Disease enables an exact stratification of different types of diverticular disease in t...

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Guidelines  2 results

Guidelines for Colonic Diverticular Bleeding and Colonic Diverticulitis: Japan Gastroen...
https://doi.org/10.1159/000495282
Digestion Nagata N, Ishii N et. al.

Jan 9th, 2019 - Colonic diverticular disease has been increasing in prevalence in Japan due to the rapidly aging population. Colonic diverticular bleeding can result in hemorrhagic shock requiring blood transfusion, and it carries a high risk of recurrence within...

Diverticular disease: guidelines of the german society for gastroenterology, digestive ...
https://doi.org/10.1159/000367625
Digestion Kruis W, Germer CT et. al.

Nov 21st, 2014 - Diverticular disease is one of the most common disorders of the gastrointestinal tract. 28-45% of the population develop colonic diverticula, while about 25% suffer symptoms and about 5% complications. To create formal guidelines for diagnosis and...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  1,161 results

Elective surgery for diverticular disease in U.S. veterans: A VASQIP study of national ...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.amjsurg.2020.08.050
American Journal of Surgery; Napolitano MA, Sparks AD et. al.

Sep 17th, 2020 - Treatment for diverticular disease has evolved over time. In the United States, there has been a trend towards minimally invasive surgical approaches and fewer postoperative complications, but no study has investigated this subject in the Veterans...

Quality of Life After Elective Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy for Symptomatic Uncomplicated...
https://doi.org/10.1097/SLE.0000000000000860
Surgical Laparoscopy, Endoscopy & Percutaneous Techniques; Mari GM, Crippa J et. al.

Sep 17th, 2020 - Symptomatic uncomplicated diverticular disease (SUDD) is characterized by abdominal pain and altered bowel function and may affect quality of life. When symptoms are severe and conservative therapy is ineffective, surgical intervention becomes an ...

Effect of monthly vitamin D on diverticular disease hospitalization: Post-hoc analysis ...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.clnu.2020.08.030
Clinical Nutrition (Edinburgh, Scotland); Wu Z, Broad J et. al.

Sep 13th, 2020 - Some studies have linked low vitamin D status and high risk of diverticular disease, but the causal relationship between vitamin D and diverticular disease remains unclear; clinical trial data are warranted. The objective was to assess the efficac...

Increased Faecalibacterium abundance is associated with clinical improvement in patient...
https://doi.org/10.3920/BM2019.0171
Beneficial Microbes; Ponziani FR, Scaldaferri F et. al.

Sep 4th, 2020 - Compositional and functional alterations of the gut microbiota are involved in the pathogenesis of several gastrointestinal diseases. Rifaximin is often used to induce disease remission due to its eubiotic effects on the gut microbiota. To investi...

Validation of the German Classification of Diverticular Disease (VADIS)-a prospective b...
https://doi.org/10.1007/s00384-020-03721-9
International Journal of Colorectal Disease; Lauscher JC, Lock JF et. al.

Sep 4th, 2020 - The German Classification of Diverticular Disease was introduced a few years ago. The aim of this study was to determine whether Classification of Diverticular Disease enables an exact stratification of different types of diverticular disease in t...

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News  21 results

Rifaximin effective for uncomplicated diverticulitis in real-life study
https://www.mdedge.com/emergencymedicine/article/201256/gastroenterology/rifaximin-effective-uncomplicated-diverticulitis?channel=213
Doug Brunk

May 20th, 2019 - SAN DIEGO – Rifaximin relieves symptoms and reduces the risk of disease-related complications in patients with symptomatic uncomplicated diverticular disease (SUDD) of the colon, results from a retrospective study showed. Doug Brunk/MDedge News Dr.

High consumption of red meat increases diverticulitis risk in men
https://www.mdedge.com/gihepnews/article/129298/gastroenterology/high-consumption-red-meat-increases-diverticulitis-risk
Deepak Chitnis, MDedge News

Jan 13th, 2017 - Men who consume higher quantities of red meat are at an increased risk of developing diverticulitis, especially if they’re eating unprocessed red meat, according to a new study published in Gut. “In our prior analysis from a large prospective coho.

Fast Five Quiz: How Much Do You Know About Diverticulitis?
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/862849

May 8th, 2016 - Diverticulitis is defined as an inflammation of one or more diverticula, which are small pouches created by herniation of mucosa into the wall of the colon. The term "diverticulosis" merely describes the presence of diverticula, whereas "diverticu...

Diet recommendations for diverticular disease
https://www.mdedge.com/familymedicine/article/101931/gastroenterology/diet-recommendations-diverticular-disease
Internal Medicine News; Douglas S. Paauw, MD

Aug 14th, 2015 - A 60-year-old man comes to clinic following an episode of diverticulitis. He was treated with a course of amoxicillin clavulanate and improved.

GastroBreak: The Bile-IBS Link, Presidential Heartburn
https://www.medpagetoday.com/gastroenterology/generalgastroenterology/49032

Dec 10th, 2014 - Left-sided and bilateral diverticular disease were associated with an increased risk of irritable bowel syndrome, reported researchers in the American Journal of Gastroenterology. Infliximab is less effective in treating inflammatory bowel disease...

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Patient Education  3 results see all →