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Research & Reviews  75 results

Serum amylase elevation is associated with adverse clinical outcomes in patients with c...
Aging Li G, Liu T et. al.

Oct 30th, 2021 - Hyperamylasemia was found in a group of patients with COVID-19 during hospitalization. However, the evolution and the clinical significance of hyperamylasemia in COVID-19, is not well characterized. In this retrospective cohort study, the epidemio...

Early postoperative serum hyperamylasemia: Harbinger of morbidity hiding in plain sight?
Surgery McGuire SP, Maatman TK et. al.

Aug 26th, 2021 - The clinical significance of postoperative serum pancreatic enzyme elevation after pancreatoduodenectomy is understudied. We hypothesized that elevation in serum enzymes predicts morbidity and mortality after pancreatoduodenectomy. Retrospective r...

Conjugated Hyperbilirubinemia in Infants: Is There Still a Role for ERCP?
Canadian Journal of Gastroenterology & Hepatology; Stovicek J, Hlava S et. al.

Jul 15th, 2021 - Over a twenty-year period, we performed 255 ERCP procedures in infants aged up to 1 year. ERCP was indicated in cholestatic infants with suspicion of biliary obstruction. The most common diagnosis was biliary atresia (48%), choledochal cysts (13%)...

Aggressive hydration with lactated ringer solution in prevention of post-endoscopic ret...
Medicine Wu M, Jiang S et. al.

Apr 22nd, 2021 - Acute pancreatitis is the most common complication of Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography (ERCP). There was no conclusion on the prevention of Post-ERCP Pancreatitis (PEP) by Lactated Ringer Solution. The purpose of this meta analyses i...

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Left Lateral Position and Prone Position for Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography

Apr 7th, 2016 - Methods Written informed consent for the endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography is obtained from all patients. Blood culture is performed, and intravenous 3rd generation cephalosporin is administered routinely. Before endoscopic procedure,...

Diclofenac for the Prevention of Post-ERCP Pancreatitis in Higher Risk Patients

Sep 22nd, 2015 - Hypothesis: Diclofenac, when administered immediately post ERCP in patients at higher risk of developing post-ERCP pancreatitis, will significantly reduce the incidence of this complication. Intervention: All patients undergoing ERCP not having ex...

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News  4 results

Checkpoint Inhibitors: Combination Therapy in Melanoma

Apr 2nd, 2021 - Transcript:Keith Flaherty, MD: With ipilimumab and nivolumab now FDA approved, you look at the data that got it across the finish line. It’s a reasonably immature study, but it nailed a couple of points down. The response rate and the progression-...

FDA OKs 'Game Changer' Pretomanid for Highly Resistant TB

Aug 14th, 2019 - The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved pretomanid today, a "major" breakthrough treatment for the most drug-resistant tuberculosis (TB) when used in combination with bedaquiline and linezolid. It is only the third TB drug approved by t...

Criteria for Cadaveric Pancreas Donation

Sep 9th, 2004 - Question What are the acceptable donor criteria for cadaveric pancreas donation? F.R. Calder, Mb ChB Response from Robert J. Stratta, MD Donor selection and organ procurement are paramount to the success of pancreas transplantation. Most heart-bea...

Donor Selection for Pancreas Transplantation?

Mar 27th, 2001 - Question What are the donor exclusion criteria, with special reference to fatty pancreas, for pancreas transplantation? Santosh Potdar, MD Response from Robert J. Stratta, MD Donor selection and organ procurement are of paramount importance to the...

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