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Fazirsiran for Liver Disease Associated with Alpha1-Antitrypsin Deficiency.
The New England Journal of Medicine; Strnad P, Mandorfer M et. al.

Jun 25th, 2022 - Alpha1-antitrypsin (AAT) deficiency results from carriage of a homozygous SERPINA1 "Z" mutation (proteinase inhibitor [PI] ZZ). The Z allele produces a mutant AAT protein called Z-AAT, which accumulates in hepatocytes and can lead to progressive l...

Freehand endoscopic ultrasound-guided transrectal drainage of diverticulitis-associated...
Endoscopy Monino L, Pendeville P et. al.

Jun 25th, 2022 - Freehand endoscopic ultrasound-guided transrectal drainage of diverticulitis-associated abscess with electrocautery-enhanced lumen-apposing metal stent under spinal anesthesia.|2022|Monino L,Pendeville P,Remue C,Moreels TG,|

Antibiotics for uncomplicated diverticulitis.
The Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews; Dichman ML, Rosenstock SJ et. al.

Jun 23rd, 2022 - Diverticulitis is a complication of the common condition, diverticulosis. Uncomplicated diverticulitis has traditionally been treated with antibiotics, as diverticulitis has been regarded as an infectious disease. Risk factors for diverticulitis, ...

The Argentina Brief Colonoscopy Difficulty Score (ABCD)

Jun 21st, 2022 - Colonoscopy is the most performed digestive endoscopy procedure worldwide. It is indicated for colorectal cancer screening, pre-existence surveillance, diagnostic approach in symptomatic patients, and therapeutic purposes. Bowel preparation is the...

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Guidelines  4 results

AGA Clinical Practice Update on Medical Management of Colonic Diverticulitis: Expert Re...
Gastroenterology Peery AF, Shaukat A et. al.

Dec 7th, 2020 - Colonic diverticulitis is a painful gastrointestinal disease that recurs unpredictably and can lead to chronic gastrointestinal symptoms. Gastroenterologists commonly care for patients with this disease. The purpose of this Clinical Practice Updat...

2020 update of the WSES guidelines for the management of acute colonic diverticulitis i...
World Journal of Emergency Surgery : WJES; Sartelli M, Weber DG et. al.

May 10th, 2020 - Acute colonic diverticulitis is one of the most common clinical conditions encountered by surgeons in the acute setting. An international multidisciplinary panel of experts from the World Society of Emergency Surgery (WSES) updated its guidelines ...

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Left Lower Quadrant Pain-Suspected Diverticulitis.
Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR; , Galgano SJ et. al.

May 6th, 2019 - This review summarizes the relevant literature regarding imaging of suspected diverticulitis as an etiology for left lower quadrant pain, and imaging of complications of acute diverticulitis. The most common cause of left lower quadrant pain in ad...

Guidelines for Colonic Diverticular Bleeding and Colonic Diverticulitis: Japan Gastroen...
Digestion Nagata N, Ishii N et. al.

Jan 10th, 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...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  119 results

The Argentina Brief Colonoscopy Difficulty Score (ABCD)

Jun 21st, 2022 - Colonoscopy is the most performed digestive endoscopy procedure worldwide. It is indicated for colorectal cancer screening, pre-existence surveillance, diagnostic approach in symptomatic patients, and therapeutic purposes. Bowel preparation is the...

The Damage Control Strategy for the Treatment of Perforated Diverticulitis of the Sigmoid Colon With Diffuse Peritonitis

Jun 15th, 2022 - Research question/objective of the study It is assumed that the application of the Damage Control Strategy (DCS) in patients with perforated diverticulitis of the sigmoid colon with generalized peritonitis leads to a reduction of the stoma rate wi...

Prior Abdominal Surgery: A Potential Risk Factor for Colonic Diverticulosis or Diverticulitis

May 26th, 2022 - Background & Aims: Abnormal colonic pressure profiles have been associated with an increased risk of colonic diverticulosis. A surgical history is a known risk factor for abdominal adhesions, and these may lead to increased intraluminal colonic pr...

Predictive Value of DICA in the Diverticular Disease of the Colon

May 18th, 2022 - The Diverticular Inflammation and Complication Assessment (DICA) endoscopic classification has been recently developed for patients suffering from diverticulosis and diverticular disease. A recent multicentre, international, retrospective study fo...

FMT in Uncomplicated Diverticulitis

May 13th, 2022 - This study aims to assess the safety and efficacy of fecal microbiota transplantation (FMT) in treating uncomplicated diverticulitis. FMT will be delivered via colonoscopy using donor stool. Upon enrollment, patients or intended recipients will be...

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News  238 results

Bone, Breath, Heart, Guts: Eight Essential Papers in Primary Care

May 4th, 2022 - From stubborn high blood pressure to diverticulitis, two deputy editors of the Annals of Internal Medicine reviewed eight recently published articles they feel will influence practice. 1. Adding a New Medication Versus Maximizing Dose to Intensify...

May 2022 - ICYMI

Apr 7th, 2022 - Gastroenterology February 2022 How to Succeed in Digestive Research Sonnenberg A, Inadomi JM. Gastroenterology.

Handle with care: Managing IBD in older patients
Neil Osterweil

Feb 15th, 2022 - As the saying goes: "Age is a case of mind over matter: If you don't mind, it don't matter. " But for older patients with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) and the clinicians who treat them, it’s hard to ignore the complications that aging can bring.

Cervical Cancer Treatment Paradigm Is Bolstered With Newly Approved Therapies

Jan 28th, 2022 - Treatment of patients with metastatic cervical cancer remains challenging—the 5-year overall survival (OS) rate is just 17%.1 Whereas many other solid tumors have seen a plethora of FDA approvals of clinically meaningful treatments, there has been...

ACP Advocates Outpatient Treatment of Uncomplicated Diverticulitis

Jan 19th, 2022 - A pair of updated clinical guidelines from the American College of Physicians on the diagnosis and management of diverticulitis emphasized reduced use of antibiotics, outpatient management, and informed decision-making prior to elective surgery. T...

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Patient Education  9 results see all →