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Research & Reviews  2,709 results

Comparative Effectiveness and Harms of Antibiotics for Outpatient Diverticulitis : Two ...
https://doi.org/10.7326/M20-6315
Annals of Internal Medicine; Gaber CE, Kinlaw AC et. al.

Feb 22nd, 2021 - Outpatient diverticulitis is commonly treated with either a combination of metronidazole and a fluoroquinolone (metronidazole-with-fluoroquinolone) or amoxicillin-clavulanate alone. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration advised that fluoroquinolon...

Acute complicated diverticulitis is associated with an increased advanced neoplasia dia...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7870193
Medicine Abu Baker F, Ganayem M et. al.

Feb 17th, 2021 - Recent reports have documented an unchanged rate of occurrence of colorectal cancer (CRC) and have publicised doubts regarding the benefit of prompt colonoscopy procedures after an episode of acute diverticulitis (AD). These reports mandate furthe...

Computed tomography findings of metabolic syndrome in patients with acute colonic diver...
https://doi.org/10.1111/1754-9485.13151
Journal of Medical Imaging and Radiation Oncology; Anderson MA, Kordbacheh H et. al.

Feb 16th, 2021 - Many factors associated with colonic diverticulitis are also part of the clinical definition of the metabolic syndrome. Computed tomography (CT) is commonly performed in symptomatic patients, such as those with suspected or known acute diverticuli...

Open vs Minimally Invasive Approach for Emergent Colectomy in Perforated Diverticulitis.
https://doi.org/10.1097/DCR.0000000000001805
Diseases of the Colon and Rectum; Esparza Monzavi CA, Naffouje SA et. al.

Feb 8th, 2021 - Traditionally, perforated diverticulitis has been managed with an open approach, with a Hartmann procedure or a colectomy with primary anastomosis. Minimally invasive surgery is associated with postoperative advantages in the elective setting and ...

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Guidelines  17 results

AGA Clinical Practice Update on Medical Management of Colonic Diverticulitis: Expert Re...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7878331
Gastroenterology Peery AF, Shaukat A et. al.

Dec 6th, 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...

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Left Lower Quadrant Pain-Suspected Diverticulitis.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacr.2019.02.015
Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR; , Galgano SJ et. al.

May 5th, 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...
https://doi.org/10.1159/000495282
Digestion Nagata N, Ishii N et. al.

Jan 9th, 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...

Acute Diverticulitis - StatPearls
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK459316/
Linzay,C.,et al

Nov 17th, 2018 - Acute diverticulitis is inflammation due to micro-perforation of a diverticulum. The diverticulum is a sac-like protrusion of the colon wall. Diverticulitis can present in about 10% to 25% of patients with diverticulosis. Diverticulitis can be sim...

American Gastroenterological Association Institute Guideline on the Management of Acute Diverticulitis: AGA guidelines
`http://www.gastrojournal.org/article/S0016-5085%2815%2901432-8/pdf

Apr 16th, 2017 - This document presents the official recommendations of the American Gastroenterological Association (AGA) Institute on the management of acute diverticulitis. Acute diverticulitis, defined as clinically evident macroscopic inflammation of a divert...

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Drugs  103 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  3,063 results

Comparative Effectiveness and Harms of Antibiotics for Outpatient Diverticulitis : Two ...
https://doi.org/10.7326/M20-6315
Annals of Internal Medicine; Gaber CE, Kinlaw AC et. al.

Feb 22nd, 2021 - Outpatient diverticulitis is commonly treated with either a combination of metronidazole and a fluoroquinolone (metronidazole-with-fluoroquinolone) or amoxicillin-clavulanate alone. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration advised that fluoroquinolon...

Diverticulitis: A New Standard of Care?
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/946252

Feb 21st, 2021 - Outpatient treatment of diverticulitis with amoxicillin-clavulanate is as effective as treatment with metronidazole plus a fluoroquinolone, according to a study published online February 22 in Annals of Internal Medicine. This less commonly used t...

Hyoscyamine sulfate - hyoscyamine sulfate tablet, orally disintegrating-NuCare Pharmaceuticals,Inc.
https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?setid=8fb3b569-f111-75f0-e053-2995a90afa36

Feb 18th, 2021 - Hyoscyamine Sulfate Orally Disintegrating Tablets are effective as adjunctive therapy in the treatment of peptic ulcer. They can also be used to control gastric secretions, visceral spasm and hypermotility in spastic colitis, spastic bladder, cyst...

Acute complicated diverticulitis is associated with an increased advanced neoplasia dia...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7870193
Medicine Abu Baker F, Ganayem M et. al.

Feb 17th, 2021 - Recent reports have documented an unchanged rate of occurrence of colorectal cancer (CRC) and have publicised doubts regarding the benefit of prompt colonoscopy procedures after an episode of acute diverticulitis (AD). These reports mandate furthe...

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News  285 results

Diverticulitis: A New Standard of Care?
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/946252

Feb 21st, 2021 - Outpatient treatment of diverticulitis with amoxicillin-clavulanate is as effective as treatment with metronidazole plus a fluoroquinolone, according to a study published online February 22 in Annals of Internal Medicine. This less commonly used t...

Practice-Changing Pearls From New Diverticulitis Guidelines
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/944123

Jan 20th, 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. Welcome back to another GI Common Concerns. I wanted to chat wit...

Laparoscopic Lavage an Alternative to Resection in Perforated Diverticulitis
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/943577

Jan 5th, 2021 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - In patients with perforated purulent diverticulitis, outcomes of laparoscopic peritoneal lavage eventually do not differ much from those following primary resection, researchers have found in JAMA Surgery. As Dr. Najia ...

When and Why Do Diverticulitis Patients Need Surgery?
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/941556

Nov 24th, 2020 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - An update to the American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons (ASCRS) guideline on diverticular disease suggests that surgery may not be needed in many cases, while a study of laparoscopic resection shows that quality ...

Colorectal Cancer More Likely After First Acute Diverticulitis
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/939507

Oct 21st, 2020 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Acute diverticulitis, a leading cause of U.S. hospital admissions, is associated with an increased risk of subsequent colorectal cancer (CRC), according to a large population-based study. "We found that there was an alm...

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Patient Education  19 results see all →