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Research & Reviews  126 results

Management of postoperative pancreatic fistula after pancreaticoduodenectomy.
Journal of Visceral Surgery; Malgras B, Dokmak S et. al.

Jan 27th, 2023 - A postoperative pancreatic fistula (POPF) is the main complication after cephalic pancreaticoduodenectomy (CPD). Unlike its prevention, the curative management of POPFs has long been poorly codified. This review seeks best practices for managing P...

Morpho-functional characterization of the submucosal glands at the nasopharyngeal end o...
Journal of Anatomy; Kumari C, Gupta R et. al.

Dec 24th, 2022 - The auditory tube (AT), an osteocartilaginous channel, connects the nasopharynx to the middle ear cavity. At the nasopharyngeal opening of the AT, there are dense collections of submucosal glands. In a recent article, Valstar et al. proposed these...

Positive drain fluid culture on postoperative day 1 predicts clinically relevant pancre...
Surgery Kawai M, Okada KI et. al.

Nov 20th, 2022 - This study aimed to clarify the risk factors of clinically relevant pancreatic fistula after early drain removal with higher drain fluid amylase after pancreaticoduodenectomy. Clinical evaluation of early drain removal with a higher drain fluid am...

Incidence and clinical characteristics of hypertriglyceridemic acute pancreatitis: A re...
World Journal of Gastroenterology; Lin XY, Zeng Y et. al.

Sep 27th, 2022 - The incidence of hypertriglyceridemic acute pancreatitis (HTG-AP) has increased yearly, but updated population-based estimates on the incidence of HTG-AP are lacking. Reducing serum triglyceride (TG) levels quickly is crucial in the early treatmen...

Post-ERCP pancreatitis: Frequency and risk stratification from four tertiary care refer...
Medicine Parvin S, Islam MS et. al.

Sep 1st, 2022 - Post-endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP) pancreatitis (PEP) is a dreaded complication. But the frequency of this complication varies widely (1%-40%) among the literature and across geographical regions. With uncertainty in the es...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  14 results

Covered Metal Stent for Benign Biliary Stricture Caused by Chronic Pancreatitis

Aug 17th, 2022 - All consecutive patients admitted for ERCP and treated for benign biliary stricture caused by chronic pancreatitis with or without acute pancreatitis are prospectively enrolled in the study. The age and gender of the patients and the aetiology of ...

Prevalence and Factors Associated With Pancreatic Enzyme Elevations Among Diabetic Children

May 26th, 2022 - Acute pancreatitis was reported as a DKA associated complication. The true incidence and clinical significance of pancreatitis in children with DKA is unclear. And its diagnosis in children requires a high index of clinical suspicion . Severe hype...

Goal-directed Fluid Therapy on Complications After Pancreaticoduodenectomy

Apr 28th, 2022 - Retrospective study of 10564 patients undergoing pancreaticoduodenectomy at a single institution from January, 2015 through July, 2016. Stroke volume variation (SVV) was tracked and titrated during the procedure. All patients were seen preoperativ...

Strategies for Pregnancy Achievement

Apr 20th, 2022 - To allow us to address the significant data gap regarding the efficacy of interventions to reduce stress and increase fecundity, we will conduct a randomized controlled trial of a proven 6-week online stress management program called Stress Free N...

The Efficacy of Pancreatic Duct Stenting With Rectal Indomethacin in Preventing Post-ERCP Pancreatitis

Aug 30th, 2021 - Patients with high risk factors for PEP who will be examined and diagnosed by ERCP at 2018.06-2019.12 in the First People's Hospital of Hangzhou are randomly divided into two groups. 2. Record the relevant indicators of each group of patients: 1 b...

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News  8 results

Raised Serum Amylase in COVID-19 Patients May Not Be Acute Pancreatitis

Feb 16th, 2021 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - A higher-than-normal serum amylase level in patients with COVID-19 does not necessarily indicate acute pancreatitis or clinically important pancreatic injury, as has been proposed in the literature, say clinicians in th...

Yoga May Boost Sleep, Lower Stress in Pregnancy

Jul 19th, 2018 - Pregnant women who did yoga in the third trimester seemed to have alterations in the autonomic nervous system, including markers such as heart rate variability and night-time sleep duration, a small randomized trial found. Those women in the group...

An unusual complication of peritoneal dialysis
Mohamad Hanouneh, MD, Pranav Damera et. al.

May 1st, 2018 - A 45-year-old man with end-stage renal disease secondary to hypertension presented with abdominal pain, nausea, vomiting, and fever. He had been on peritoneal dialysis for 15 years.

Early drain removal safe in 60% of pancreaticoduodenectomy patients
Jennie Smith

Feb 11th, 2015 - The majority of patients undergoing pancreaticoduodenectomy will not develop pancreatic fistula and may safely have drains removed on the first postoperative day, a prospective cohort study has found. Less than 1% of patients with drain amylase le.

Nausea and Vomiting in the First Trimester

Mar 26th, 2012 - Diagnosis The patient was diagnosed with nausea and vomiting of pregnancy. She was counseled on dietary changes, which included a bland diet and smaller, more frequent meals. She was prescribed vitamin B6 (25 mg every 8 hours) and doxylamine for u...

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