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Research & Reviews  252 results

Validation and modification of existing mortality prediction models for lower gastroint...
BMC Gastroenterology; Lee HS, Moon HS et. al.

Dec 1st, 2021 - Lower gastrointestinal bleeding (LGIB) often subsides without medical intervention; however, in some cases, the bleeding does not stop and the patient's condition worsens. Therefore, predicting severe LGIB in advance can aid treatment. This study ...

A clinical predictive model for risk stratification of patients with severe acute lower...
World Journal of Emergency Surgery : WJES; Singh M, Chiang J et. al.

Nov 24th, 2021 - Lower gastrointestinal bleeding (LGIB) is a common presentation of surgical admissions, imposing a significant burden on healthcare costs and resources. There is a paucity of standardised clinical predictive tools available for the initial assessm...

Safety Profile of Particle Embolization for Treatment of Acute Lower Gastrointestinal B...
Journal of Vascular and Interventional Radiology : JVIR; Seyferth E, Dai R et. al.

Nov 20th, 2021 - To assess ischemic adverse events following particle embolization when used as a second-line embolic to coil embolization for treatment of acute lower gastrointestinal bleeding(LGIB). This single-institution retrospective study examined 154 proced...

CT angiograms for lower GI bleeding: the experience of a large UK teaching hospital.
Annals of the Royal College of Surgeons of England; Snelling S, Ghaffar R et. al.

Nov 4th, 2021 - The clinical presentation of lower gastrointestinal bleeding (LGIB) is variable in severity, cause and potential investigations. The British Society of Gastroenterology recently published LGIB guidelines, recommending CT angiography (CT-A) for hae...

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Guidelines  2 results

Diagnosis and management of acute lower gastrointestinal bleeding: guidelines from the ...
Gut Oakland K, Chadwick G et. al.

Feb 23rd, 2019 - This is the first UK national guideline to concentrate on acute lower gastrointestinal bleeding (LGIB) and has been commissioned by the Clinical Services and Standards Committee of the British Society of Gastroenterology (BSG). The Guidelines Deve...

Pediatric gastrointestinal endoscopy: European Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (E...
Endoscopy Tringali A, Thomson M et. al.

Sep 13th, 2016 - This Executive summary of the Guideline on pediatric gastrointestinal endoscopy from the European Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ESGE) and the European Society for Paediatric Gastroenterology Hepatology and Nutrition (ESPGHAN) refers to in...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  6 results

IBD Neoplasia Surveillance Pilot RCT

Feb 3rd, 2021 - Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD), including crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis, is a group of diseases characterized by acute and chronic inflammation of the intestinal tract. Persons with IBD are at an increased risk of developing colorectal ...

Tranexamic Acid for The Treatment of Gastrointestinal Bleeding

Aug 28th, 2020 - This study is a randomized double-blind controlled trial study. Interventions were given in the form of tranexamic acid injection compared to placebo in patients with acute upper and lower gastrointestinal bleeding. Tranexamic acid were administer...

Prophylactic Elective Clipping of Colonic Diverticula

Aug 13th, 2020 - 1.0 BACKGROUND AND HYPOTHESES The investigators aim to prophylactically clip all colonic diverticula in patients who have experienced at least 1 episode of diverticular bleeding requiring hospitalization, but without definitive procedure (i.e., to...

Acute Lower gastroIntestinal BleedIng (ALIBI Study) in Italy

May 19th, 2020 - Unlike upper GI bleeding, for LGIB there is still a paucity of data on clinical presentation, patient characteristics, pathways of care and outcomes for LGIB patients. In-hospital mortality ranges from 1.2% to 8.8% (2-4), according to retrospectiv...

Study of Hemospray for Lower Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage

Jan 20th, 2017 - This study is to evaluate the performance of Hemospray for the teatment of nonvariceal lower gastrointestinal bleeding.

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News  19 results

Emerging realities

Nov 2nd, 2021 - Dear colleagues, Welcome to the November edition of The New Gastroenterologist! Our fall newsletter features a particularly interesting compilation of articles. As the pandemic lingers on, we are forced to face the realities of coexisting with COV.

A New Playing Field: ACG's Latest Guidelines Move the Goalposts for CRC Screening

Mar 30th, 2021 - This transcript has been edited for clarity. Hello. I'm Dr David Johnson, professor of medicine and chief of gastroenterology at Eastern Virginia Medical School in Norfolk, Virginia. The American College of Gastroenterology (ACG) just released the...

February 2020 – ICYMI

Jan 16th, 2020 - Gastroenterology November 2019 Clip closure after resection of large colorectal lesions with substantial risk of bleeding. Albéniz E et al.

Early colonoscopy for acute lower GI bleeding fails to improve diagnostic yield or reduce rebleeding rate
Andrew D. Bowser

Dec 3rd, 2019 - While generally recommended for diagnosis and treatment of severe bleeding, early colonoscopy did not improve stigmata identification or reduce rebleeding rates in patients admitted for acute lower gastrointestinal bleeding in a relatively large,.

Acute Lower Gastrointestinal Bleeding Clinical Practice Guidelines (2019)

Mar 22nd, 2019 - Clinical practice recommendations on the diagnosis and management of acute lower gastrointestinal bleeding (LGIB) were published in February 2019 by the British Society of Gastroenterology.[1] Patients can be discharged for urgent outpatient inves...

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