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Research & Reviews  703 results

Gastric amyloidosis presenting as acute upper gastrointestinal bleeding: a case report.
BMC Gastroenterology; Chan R, Carpentier S

Jul 31st, 2021 - Amyloidosis is characterized by extracellular tissue deposition of fibrils, composed of insoluble low-molecular-weight protein subunits. The type, location, and extent of fibril deposition generates variable clinical manifestations. Gastrointestin...

Subdiaphragmatic abscess due to penetration of a duodenal ulcer successfully treated wi...
Journal of Medical Case Reports; Takami T, Takihara H et. al.

Jul 27th, 2021 - Subdiaphragmatic abscesses are sometimes caused by intraabdominal infections. We report a case of endoscopic ultrasound-guided transgastric drainage. A 75-year-old Asian man was referred to our hospital for treatment for upper gastrointestinal ble...

Associations of seasonal variations and meteorological parameters with incidences of up...
Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology; Guo CG, Tian L et. al.

Jul 22nd, 2021 - Previous studies have demonstrated the seasonal variations of non-variceal upper gastrointestinal bleeding (UGIB), but there is scanty data on lower gastrointestinal bleeding (LGIB) and the association with other meteorological parameters. We incl...

Treatment of Upper Gastrointestinal Bleeding by Percutaneous Transsplenic Varices Embol...
The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene; Li Y, Cai BS et. al.

Jul 20th, 2021 - To evaluate percutaneous transsplenic varices embolization (PTSVE) in the treatment of upper gastrointestinal bleeding (UGIB) in patients with chronic hepatic schistosomiasis japonicum (CHS), 29 CHS patients (20 males and 9 females) complicated wi...

Upper Gastrointestinal Bleeding due to Concomitant Esophageal Varices and Herpes Simple...
Gastroenterology Nursing : the Official Journal of the So... Ghoddoosi M, Jazi K et. al.

Jul 17th, 2021 - Herpes simplex is a cause of infectious esophagitis. Cirrhosis is the common cause of gastroesophageal varices. But concomitant occurrence of both is not common. In this report, we present a 70-year-old woman with cirrhosis and esophageal varices ...

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Guidelines  4 results

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Nonvariceal Upper Gastrointestinal Bleeding.
Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR; , Singh-Bhinder N et. al.

May 6th, 2017 - Upper gastrointestinal bleeding (UGIB) remains a significant cause of morbidity and mortality with mortality rates as high as 14%. This document addresses the indications for imaging UGIB that is nonvariceal and unrelated to portal hypertension. T...

Guidelines for the diagnosis and treatment of acute non-variceal upper gastrointestinal...
Journal of Digestive Diseases; Bai Y, Li ZS

Feb 9th, 2016 - Acute non-variceal upper gastrointestinal bleeding (ANVUGIB) is one of the most common medical emergencies in China and worldwide. In 2009, we published the "Guidelines for the diagnosis and treatment of acute non-variceal upper gastrointestinal b...

Surviving sepsis campaign: international guidelines for management of severe sepsis and...
Critical Care Medicine; Dellinger RP, Levy MM et. al.

Jan 29th, 2013 - To provide an update to the "Surviving Sepsis Campaign Guidelines for Management of Severe Sepsis and Septic Shock," last published in 2008. A consensus committee of 68 international experts representing 30 international organizations was convened...

Management of patients with ulcer bleeding.
The American Journal of Gastroenterology; Laine L, Jensen DM

Feb 9th, 2012 - This guideline presents recommendations for the step-wise management of patients with overt upper gastrointestinal bleeding. Hemodynamic status is first assessed, and resuscitation initiated as needed. Patients are risk-stratified based on feature...

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Drugs  37 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  23 results

Direct Discharge of Patients With Upper Gastrointestinal Bleeding From the Emergency Department After Endoscopy

Apr 9th, 2020 - The Glasgow Blatchford Score (GBS) was developed in 2000 to identify very low risk patients who would not need any intervention and were of low risk of rebleeding and death. The GBS used objective clinical parameters that could be easily obtained ...

Over-the-scope Clips and Standard Treatments in Endoscopic Control of Acute Bleeding From Non-variceal Upper GI Causes

Jan 30th, 2020 - Endoscopic therapy has improved outcomes to patients with acute non-variceal upper gastrointestinal bleeding. Acid suppression therapy as an adjunct to endoscopic therapy further reduces recurrent bleeding and interventions. There remains a small ...

To Compare a Hemostatic Powder TC-325 and Standard Treatment in the Control of Acute Upper Gastrointestinal Bleeding From Nonvariceal Causes

Oct 11th, 2019 - Impact and Objectives Long-term impact :Acute upper gastrointestinal bleeding is a common medical emergency. The majority of causes are non-variceal in etiology and are mostly peptic ulcers. Endoscopic treatment reduces further bleeding, surgery a...

Hemostatic Powder Versus Clinical Management for the Treatment of Upper Gastrointestinal Bleeding From Tumor Lesions

Aug 9th, 2018 - Gastrointestinal tumor bleeding is a challenging clinical condition with a high mortality rate. Several endoscopic hemostasis techniques have been tested, but results were disappointing. Re-bleeding and mortality rates are still high. Hemostatic p...

Urgent vs. Early Endoscopy in High Risk Patients With Upper Gastrointestinal Bleeding (UGIB)

Jul 18th, 2018 - The GBS, being a pre-endoscopy score with clinical parameters, is more suitable for patient triage leading to urgent endoscopy and a higher level of care. A GBS of 0 has been shown to identify patients with upper gastrointestinal bleeding who may ...

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News  53 results

Fewer Pulmonary Embolisms Seen in Cancer Patients With IVC Filters

Jul 31st, 2020 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Cancer patients who have inferior vena cava (IVC) filters face a lower risk of pulmonary embolism (PE) than do their peers without such filters, according to a new population-based study. "Venous thromboembolism is a ve...

Over-the-scope hemoclip prevails for upper GI bleeding
Bruce Jancin

Nov 5th, 2019 - SAN ANTONIO – Use of a large over-the-scope hemoclip for initial endoscopic treatment of severe nonvariceal upper gastrointestinal bleeding resulted in a markedly lower 30-day rebleeding rate compared with standard endoscopic hemostasis in the fir.

Sleeve gastroplasty achieves greater weight loss compared with diet therapy

Oct 29th, 2019 - A subgroup analysis looked at patients with a baseline body mass index below or above 40 kg/m2, and found even after adjustment for age and sex, both groups showed significantly more weight loss at 1 and 3 months for patients who underwent gastrop.

Updated international consensus recommendations on management of acute upper GI bleeding
Bianca Nogrady, MDedge News

Oct 21st, 2019 - Guidelines on the management of acute upper gastrointestinal bleeding have been updated, including recommendations on managing patients on antiplatelet or anticoagulant therapy and on use of endoscopy and new therapeutic approaches. Writing in Ann.

Updated guidelines on management of acute upper GI bleeding
Bianca Nogrady

Oct 21st, 2019 - Guidelines on the management of acute upper gastrointestinal bleeding have been updated, including recommendations on managing patients on antiplatelet or anticoagulant therapy and on use of endoscopy and new therapeutic approaches. Writing in Ann.

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