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Research & Reviews  1,041 results

Conservative management of the colonic gallstone.
BMJ Case Reports; Hurst KV, Peiris GB et. al.

Dec 2nd, 2021 - A 74-year-old woman presents with a 7-day history of increasing lower abdominal pains and reduced bowel movements; resulting in absolute constipation.Twenty-four hours prior to admission she also had symptoms of nauseous and significant abdominal ...

Effectiveness and adverse events of endoscopic clipping versus band ligation for coloni...
Endoscopy Kobayashi K, Nagata N et. al.

Nov 26th, 2021 - Prior studies have shown the effectiveness of endoscopic band ligation (EBL) and clipping for colonic diverticular hemorrhage (CDH) but have been small and conducted at single centers. Thus, we investigated which was the more effective and safe tr...

Challenging Surgical Dogma: Controversies in Diverticulitis.
The Surgical Clinics of North America; Khan A, Hawkins AT

Nov 15th, 2021 - Diverticulosis of the sigmoid colon is common in the developed world, affecting approximately 33% of persons older than 60 years. Up to 15% of these patients will develop diverticulitis at some point in their lifetime. The incidence of diverticuli...

Intramural diverticulosis and diverticulitis of the colon: Pictorial essay.
Clinical Imaging; Ghahremani GG

Nov 8th, 2021 - Diverticulosis of the colon is a gradually progressive disease that usually starts in early adulthood and increases with advancing age in its anatomical extent and the size of diverticula. It is important to recognize the initial stages of diverti...

Comparison of Diversion Strategies for Management of Acute Complicated Diverticulitis i...
JAMA Network Open; Sanaiha Y, Hadaya J et. al.

Nov 6th, 2021 - Diverticulitis of the colon is an increasingly prevalent disease with significant implications for patient quality of life and health system resource expenditure. Although several randomized clinical trials and meta-analyses of Hartman procedure (...

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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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Drugs  60 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  36 results

Management of Diverticulitis in the Emergency Department

Oct 12th, 2021 - This study aims to describe current treatment practices in the US for managing acute uncomplicated diverticulitis. In addition, we will identify clinical factors associated with the decision to discharge versus hospitalize patients with uncomplica...

Outcomes of Patients With Diverticulitis and Risk Factors for Recurrence

Sep 5th, 2021 - Diverticular disease of the colon is common in industrial countries and has significant impact on patient health as well as health care cost. It is common in both Western countries and some Asian countries. For example, in the past, colonic divert...

Quality of Life (QOL) After Elective Sigmoidectomy for Diverticular Diseases (DIVERTI)

Aug 31st, 2021 - Design The DIVERTI-QOL study is a prospective, multicentre, and observational study. The study will start in February 2021. Recruitment will be completed in July 2021. Overall, the inclusion of 110 patients in each arm is planned. 37 french hospit...

Prospective Evaluation of Quality of Life in Patients With Acute Colonic Diverticular Disease

Aug 17th, 2021 - All consecutive patients admitted to a Surgical Unit with a diagnosis of left-side colinic diverticulitis will be enrolled in the registry. Patients will be identified through their medical record numbers. One investigator in each center will obta...

Fluorescent Evaluation of Colorectal Anastamoses

Jul 13th, 2021 - The purpose of this study is to evaluate whether systemically injected ICG, when fluorescing in response to NIR illumination, can assist with the assessment of perfusion at a bowel anastomotic site. This finding may assist surgeons to minimize the...

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News  188 results

KEYNOTE-826: Immune Checkpoint Inhibition in Metastatic Cervical Cancer

Nov 10th, 2021 - Transcript: Bradley Monk, MD, FACOG, FACS: We want to do more. The survival, Krish, for the GOG 240 trial was about, 16.5, 17 months? Is that what you said? Krishnansu S. Tewari, MD:The median was 17 months. Bradley Monk, MD, FACOG, FACS: T...

Can Discharge Criteria After Laparoscopic Colorectal Surgery Be Improved?

Nov 4th, 2021 - Adding C-reactive protein (CRP) level to four commonly used clinical criteria more accurately predicted which patients who underwent laparoscopic colorectal surgery could be safely discharged early, French researchers found. In an analysis of 287 ...

Data Confirms Efficacy of Fixed-Volume Isatuximab-Based Combination for Newly Diagnosed Multiple Myeloma

Sep 9th, 2021 - The safety and efficacy of the quadruplet regimen of fixed-dose isatuximab-irfcc (Sarclisa) in combination with bortezomib (Velcade), lenalidomide (Revlimid), and dexamethasone (Isa-VRd) were confirmed for patients with newly diagnosed multiple my...

Tocilizumab After Ultra-Short Course Steroids Promising for Newly Diagnosed Giant Cell Arteritis

Jul 16th, 2021 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Tocilizumab (TCZ) induced a slow and lasting remission after an ultra-short pulse (three days) of steroids in newly diagnosed giant cell arteritis (GCA) patients, a proof-of-concept trial shows. His early research on cy...

Can laparoscopic lavage beat resection for acute perforated diverticulitis?
Heidi Splete

Jun 21st, 2021 - Severe complications at 5 years were no different for patients with perforated purulent diverticulitis who underwent laparoscopic peritoneal lavage or colon resection, according to data from 199 individuals treated at 21 hospitals in Norway and Sw.

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Patient Education  6 results see all →