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Research & Reviews  13,025 results

Supraglottic foreign body in a woman with Down's syndrome and congenital heart disease:...
https://doi.org/10.1097/MD.0000000000025455
Medicine Liu Y, Liu Z et. al.

Apr 9th, 2021 - An impacted foreign body (FB) in the larynx of an adult is a rare but potentially life-threatening occurrence. Patients with Down's syndrome (DS) are vulnerable to airway FB. However, the anesthesia for FB removal can be challenging. This report d...

Nomogram for predicting swallowing recovery in patients after dysphagic stroke.
https://doi.org/10.1002/jpen.2115
JPEN. Journal of ParEnteral and Enteral Nutrition; Wang Z, Shi Y et. al.

Apr 9th, 2021 - To date, variables predicting the recovery of dysphagia in patients after dysphagic stroke have not been well defined. However, despite the difficulties in predicting and understanding the dysphagia recovery trajectory, its significance for stroke...

Mid-oesophageal traction diverticulum in a patient with systemic lupus erythematosus.
https://doi.org/10.1136/bcr-2020-238529
BMJ Case Reports; Chillarge G, O'Neill R et. al.

Apr 8th, 2021 - In this report, a case of a large mid-oesophageal traction diverticulum in a 66-year-old woman with systemic lupus erythematosus has been presented. She was initially managed conservatively with active surveillance for 6 years. When her symptoms p...

Herpes simplex virus esophagitis-clinical challenges in the elderly.
https://doi.org/10.1136/bcr-2020-240956
BMJ Case Reports; Custódio SF, Félix C et. al.

Apr 8th, 2021 - A 77-year-old woman presented with a 2-week history of malaise, prostration, anorexia, abdominal pain, vomiting and diarrhoea. She had been taking systemic corticosteroids for the past year. During hospitalisation, renal insufficiency, ionic chang...

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Guidelines  29 results

ACG Clinical Guidelines: Diagnosis and Management of Achalasia.
https://doi.org/10.14309/ajg.0000000000000731
The American Journal of Gastroenterology; Vaezi MF, Pandolfino JE et. al.

Aug 10th, 2020 - Achalasia is an esophageal motility disorder characterized by aberrant peristalsis and insufficient relaxation of the lower esophageal sphincter. Patients most commonly present with dysphagia to solids and liquids, regurgitation, and occasional ch...

Society of swallowing and dysphagia of Japan: Position statement on dysphagia managemen...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7377736
Auris, Nasus, Larynx; Kimura Y, Ueha R et. al.

Aug 1st, 2020 - On April 14, the Society of Swallowing and Dysphagia of Japan (SSDJ) proposed its position statement on dysphagia treatment considering the ongoing spread of severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2). The main routes of transmis...

Functional Swallowing Units (FSUs) as organs-at-risk for radiotherapy. PART 2: Advanced...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.radonc.2018.09.022
Radiotherapy and Oncology : Journal of the European Socie... Gawryszuk A, Bijl HP et. al.

Dec 15th, 2018 - In a separate article (PART 1), a rationale and explanation of the physiology-and-anatomy-based concept of Functional Swallowing Units (FSUs) was presented. FSUs are swallowing muscles not included in the set of commonly defined swallowing organs ...

The 2018 ISDE achalasia guidelines
https://academic.oup.com/dote/article/31/9/doy071/5087687
Zaninotto, G.,et al.

Aug 31st, 2018 - Achalasia is a relatively rare primary motor esophageal disorder, characterized by absence of relaxations of the lower esophageal sphincter and of peristalsis along the esophageal body. As a result, patients typically present with dysphagia, regur.

The 2018 ISDE achalasia guidelines.
https://doi.org/10.1093/dote/doy071
Diseases of the Esophagus : Official Journal of the Inter... Zaninotto G, Bennett C et. al.

Aug 31st, 2018 - Achalasia is a relatively rare primary motor esophageal disorder, characterized by absence of relaxations of the lower esophageal sphincter and of peristalsis along the esophageal body. As a result, patients typically present with dysphagia, regur...

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Drugs  1 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  13,327 results

Supraglottic foreign body in a woman with Down's syndrome and congenital heart disease:...
https://doi.org/10.1097/MD.0000000000025455
Medicine Liu Y, Liu Z et. al.

Apr 9th, 2021 - An impacted foreign body (FB) in the larynx of an adult is a rare but potentially life-threatening occurrence. Patients with Down's syndrome (DS) are vulnerable to airway FB. However, the anesthesia for FB removal can be challenging. This report d...

Nomogram for predicting swallowing recovery in patients after dysphagic stroke.
https://doi.org/10.1002/jpen.2115
JPEN. Journal of ParEnteral and Enteral Nutrition; Wang Z, Shi Y et. al.

Apr 9th, 2021 - To date, variables predicting the recovery of dysphagia in patients after dysphagic stroke have not been well defined. However, despite the difficulties in predicting and understanding the dysphagia recovery trajectory, its significance for stroke...

Mid-oesophageal traction diverticulum in a patient with systemic lupus erythematosus.
https://doi.org/10.1136/bcr-2020-238529
BMJ Case Reports; Chillarge G, O'Neill R et. al.

Apr 8th, 2021 - In this report, a case of a large mid-oesophageal traction diverticulum in a 66-year-old woman with systemic lupus erythematosus has been presented. She was initially managed conservatively with active surveillance for 6 years. When her symptoms p...

Herpes simplex virus esophagitis-clinical challenges in the elderly.
https://doi.org/10.1136/bcr-2020-240956
BMJ Case Reports; Custódio SF, Félix C et. al.

Apr 8th, 2021 - A 77-year-old woman presented with a 2-week history of malaise, prostration, anorexia, abdominal pain, vomiting and diarrhoea. She had been taking systemic corticosteroids for the past year. During hospitalisation, renal insufficiency, ionic chang...

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News  417 results

Water Jelly Could Help With Aspiration Pneumonia in Older Patients
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/946545

Feb 28th, 2021 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Older patients who have moderate or severe dysphagia, or difficulty with swallowing, could benefit from using water jelly after meals to prevent aspiration issues, according to new findings from Japan. Water jelly could...

Fast Five Quiz: Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease Management
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/945392

Feb 11th, 2021 - Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) affects as many as 28% of North American residents. Marked by an excessive backup of gastric contents into the esophagus leading to troublesome symptoms and/or complications, it can result from dysfunction of...

Assessing Thyroid Nodules: A Clinician's Guide
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/942259

Dec 10th, 2020 - A 69-year-old woman comes in to the clinic for follow-up. She recently underwent MRI for vertigo, which noted a thyroid nodule. She denies any compressive symptoms and has no history of thyroid disease. She also denies a family history of thyroid ...

Fast Five Quiz: Esophagitis
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/933345_2

Jul 13th, 2020 - Answer 1/5 Which of the following symptoms is most specific for reflux esophagitis associated with GERD? Your peers chose: Dysphagia and nausea in combination 0% Regurgitation 0% Odynophagia 0% Chest pain preceded by abdominal bloating 0% The most...

Fast Five Quiz: Esophagitis
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/933345_6

Jul 13th, 2020 - Esophageal food impaction can be the initial presentation of PPI-responsive eosinophilic esophagitis. A study that compared the initial presenting symptoms of eosinophilic esophagitis reported that women more commonly presented with heartburn, whe...

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Patient Education  19 results see all →