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Research & Reviews  8,320 results

Nissen Versus Toupet Fundoplication For Gastro-oesophageal Reflux Disease, Short And Lo...
Surgical Laparoscopy, Endoscopy & Percutaneous Techniques; Salman MA, Salman A et. al.

Mar 28th, 2023 - Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) remains one of the most commonly encountered gastrointestinal disorders. Proton pump inhibitors still show an inadequate effect on about 10% to 40% of the patients. Laparoscopic antireflux surgery is the surg...

Too low protein and energy intake in nursing homes residents.
Nutrition (Burbank, Los Angeles County, Calif.); Borkent J, Manders M et. al.

Mar 27th, 2023 - An optimal diet contributes to reducing malnutrition prevalence in the nursing home population. For this population, recommended daily intakes are ≥1.0 g protein/kg body weight and ≥27 energy kcal/kg body weight. The aim of this study was to ident...

Retraction Note: The Characteristics and Predicators of Post-extubation Dysphagia in IC...
Dysphagia Xia C, Ji J

Mar 26th, 2023 - Retraction Note: The Characteristics and Predicators of Post-extubation Dysphagia in ICU Patients with Endotracheal Intubation.|2023|Xia C,Ji J,|

Expert Consensus Statement: Management of Dysphagia in Head and Neck Cancer Patients.
Otolaryngology--head and Neck Surgery : Official Journal ... Kuhn MA, Gillespie MB et. al.

Mar 26th, 2023 - To develop an expert consensus statement (ECS) on the management of dysphagia in head and neck cancer (HNC) patients to address controversies and offer opportunities for quality improvement. Dysphagia in HNC was defined as swallowing impairment in...

A case of Fukuyama-type congenital muscular dystrophy with acute carnitine deficiency t...
Nutrition (Burbank, Los Angeles County, Calif.); Uchiyama SI, Korematsu S et. al.

Mar 26th, 2023 - Carnitine is essential for transporting long-chain fatty acids into mitochondria and promotes energy metabolism via β-oxidation of long-chain fatty acids. Although carnitine is also present in the peripheral blood, 98% of total carnitine is stored...

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Guidelines  17 results

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Epigastric Pain.
Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR; , Vij A et. al.

Nov 20th, 2021 - Epigastric pain can have multiple etiologies including myocardial infarction, pancreatitis, acute aortic syndromes, gastroesophageal reflux disease, esophagitis, peptic ulcer disease, gastritis, duodenal ulcer disease, gastric cancer, and hiatal h...

ESPEN guideline on hospital nutrition.
Clinical Nutrition (Edinburgh, Scotland); Thibault R, Abbasoglu O et. al.

Nov 7th, 2021 - In hospitals through Europe and worldwide, the practices regarding hospital diets are very heterogeneous. Hospital diets are rarely prescribed by physicians, and sometimes the choices of diets are based on arbitrary reasons. Often prescriptions ar...

Chicago Classification update (version 4.0): Technical review on diagnostic criteria fo...
Neurogastroenterology and Motility : the Official Journal... Khan A, Yadlapati R et. al.

Jul 1st, 2021 - The recommended diagnostic criteria for achalasia have been recently updated by Chicago Classification version 4.0 (CCv4.0), the widely accepted classification scheme for esophageal motility disorders using metrics from high-resolution manometry (...

Dysphagia in multiple system atrophy consensus statement on diagnosis, prognosis and tr...
Parkinsonism & Related Disorders; Calandra-Buonaura G, Alfonsi E et. al.

Apr 12th, 2021 - Multiple system atrophy (MSA) is a neurodegenerative disorder characterized by a combination of autonomic failure plus cerebellar syndrome and/or parkinsonism. Dysphagia is a frequent and disabling symptom in MSA and its occurrence within 5 years ...

ACG Clinical Guidelines: Diagnosis and Management of Achalasia.
The American Journal of Gastroenterology; Vaezi MF, Pandolfino JE et. al.

Aug 11th, 2020 - Achalasia is an esophageal motility disorder characterized by aberrant peristalsis and insufficient relaxation of the lower esophageal sphincter. Patients most commonly present with dysphagia to solids and liquids, regurgitation, and occasional ch...

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Drugs  203 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  807 results

Virtual Reality Mediated Upper Extremity rehabilitationPatients With Cerebral Palsy

Mar 20th, 2023 - Cerebral Palsy (CP) is a group of permanent disorders of movement and posture development due to non-progressive damage to the developing fetal or infant brain, causing activity limitation. Motor disorders in CP are mostly accompanied by sensory a...

Testing the Addition of an Anti-cancer Drug, Adavosertib, to Radiation Therapy for Patients With Incurable Esophageal and Gastroesophageal Junction Cancers

Mar 17th, 2023 - PRIMARY OBJECTIVE: I. To identify the maximally tolerated dose of adavosertib (AZD1775) to be used in combination with radiation therapy for patients with esophageal/gastroesophageal junction (GEJ) cancer that is metastatic or inoperable and not e...

Postoperative Pain, Why Still in Hospital and DAOH Following TORS for SCCUP & OSAS

Mar 16th, 2023 - The morbidity after TORS has not yet been fully investigated, but a recent studies suggest that pain is one of the primary causes for unplanned readmission This issue has been investigated by Clayburgh D et al who found that a prolonged dexamethas...

Radiation Therapy With Durvalumab or Cetuximab in Treating Patients With Locoregionally Advanced Head and Neck Cancer Who Cannot Take Cisplatin

Mar 10th, 2023 - PRIMARY OBJECTIVES: I. To determine the safety of radiotherapy (RT) with concurrent and adjuvant anti-PD-L1 therapy (MEDI4736 [durvalumab]) is safe in patients with locoregionally advanced head and neck cancer (HNC) who have a contraindication to ...

Prospective Comparative Analysis of ACDF vs Fusion Interbody Cages With nanoLOCK Osseointegrative Technology

Mar 9th, 2023 - Aim 1: Examine the effect of nanoLOCK technology on rates of postoperative dysphagia after ACDF. Aim 2: Evaluate the effect of nanoLOCK technology on radiographic fusion. Aim 3: Evaluate how nanoLOCK technology influences the development of radiog...

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News  573 results

Adding Docetaxel to RT Improves Survival in Cisplatin-Ineligible Head & Neck Cancer

Feb 3rd, 2023 - Adding docetaxel to radiation therapy (RT) improved survival outcomes in cisplatin-ineligible patients with locally advanced head and neck squamous cell carcinoma, a phase III randomized trial showed. At a median follow-up of 32.4 months, the 2-ye...

Data on Dupixent in Eosinophilic Esophagitis Now Published

Dec 21st, 2022 - Dupilumab (Dupixent) was superior to placebo in the phase III trial underpinning its approval last spring for eosinophilic esophagitis (EoE), researchers said. About 60% of patients receiving the active drug -- a monoclonal antibody targeting inte...

Pyostomatitis Vegetans With Orofacial and Vulvar Granulomatosis in a Pediatric Patient
Rachel Nelson, MD, Lauren Love, MD et. al.

Dec 20th, 2022 - Case Report A 7-year-old girl who was otherwise healthy was referred by pediatric gastroenterology for evaluation of cutaneous Crohn disease (CD). The patient had a 4-year history of persistent lip swelling and a 3-year history of asymmetric eryth.

Contralateral Constrictor Dose Predicts Swallowing Function After Radiation for Head and Neck Cancer
Christopher N. Watson, MD

Dec 14th, 2022 - Radiation therapy can cause long-term dysphagia that seriously affects quality of life for survivors of head and neck (H&N) cancer. 1-3 Numerous studies have linked pharyngeal constrictor dose to long-term dysphagia, but conclusions about the dose.

Bariatric Surgery Effective for Class l Obesity Over Long Term

Dec 12th, 2022 - Patients with Class I obesity can be treated effectively with bariatric surgery, which reduces BMI and comorbidities over 5 years, according to a single-center study. In a retrospective analysis of patients who underwent bariatric surgery for Clas...

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Patient Education  53 results see all →