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ALLMedicine™ Flexible Sigmoidoscopy Center

Research & Reviews  677 results

The Readability of Patient Education Materials Pertaining to Gastrointestinal Procedures.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8035024
Canadian Journal of Gastroenterology & Hepatology; Nawaz MS, McDermott LE et. al.

Apr 19th, 2021 - Due to the ubiquity and ease of access of Internet, patients are able to access online health information more easily than ever. The American Medical Association recommends that patient education materials be targeted at or below the 6th grade lev...

Rare case of rectosigmoid stricture causing transverse colon volvulus.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8006767
BMJ Case Reports; Westfall K, Brown R et. al.

Mar 26th, 2021 - A 60-year-old woman with remote history of sleeve gastrectomy presented with altered mental status after an unwitnessed fall. She was found to be hypothermic with lactic acidaemia, leucocytosis, positive urinalysis, and dilated ascending and trans...

Amelanotic anorectal malignant melanoma in an ulcerative colitis patient: a rare coinci...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7970289
BMJ Case Reports; Kuriakose Kuzhiyanjal AJ, Nigam GB et. al.

Mar 17th, 2021 - Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) is a chronic inflammatory disorder of the gastrointestinal system, known to be associated with increased risk of carcinogenesis. We report the case of a 55-year-old woman, presenting with symptoms of increased bowe...

Management of Malignant Colon Polyps.
https://doi.org/10.1097/DCR.0000000000001930
Diseases of the Colon and Rectum; Pedraza R, Siddharthan R

Dec 18th, 2020 - A 54-year-old otherwise healthy woman presented for screening colonoscopy, during which 4 pedunculated 5- to 12-mm polyps distributed throughout the colon were found (Fig. 1). The 12-mm sigmoid polyp was removed with hot snare polypectomy in a non...

Effect of the SARS-CoV2 Pandemic on Endoscopy Provision - The Impact of Compliance with...
https://doi.org/10.1080/17474124.2021.1857239
Expert Review of Gastroenterology & Hepatology; Leeds JS, Awadelkarim B et. al.

Dec 3rd, 2020 - Objective: There are limited data on the impact of the pandemic upon endoscopy service provision and quality indicators.Methods: Analysis of number and type of procedure, in-room time (minutes), key performance indicators, and list utilization was...

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Guidelines  5 results

Screening for Colorectal Cancer: US Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation State...
https://doi.org/10.1001/jama.2016.5989
JAMA , Bibbins-Domingo K et. al.

Jun 15th, 2016 - Colorectal cancer is the second leading cause of cancer death in the United States. In 2016, an estimated 134,000 persons will be diagnosed with the disease, and about 49,000 will die from it. Colorectal cancer is most frequently diagnosed among a...

Colonoscopy Surveillance After Colorectal Cancer Resection: Recommendations of the US M...
https://doi.org/10.1053/j.gastro.2016.01.001
Gastroenterology Kahi CJ, Boland CR et. al.

Feb 19th, 2016 - The US Multi-Society Task Force has developed updated recommendations to guide health care providers with the surveillance of patients after colorectal cancer (CRC) resection with curative intent. This document is based on a critical review of the...

Colonoscopy Surveillance after Colorectal Cancer Resection: Recommendations of the US M...
https://doi.org/10.1038/ajg.2016.22
The American Journal of Gastroenterology; Kahi CJ, Boland CR et. al.

Feb 12th, 2016 - The US Multi-Society Task Force has developed updated recommendations to guide health care providers with the surveillance of patients after colorectal cancer (CRC) resection with curative intent. This document is based on a critical review of the...

SGNA Guideline. Guideline for performance of flexible sigmoidoscopy by registered nurse...
https://doi.org/10.1097/SGA.0b013e3181c39943
Gastroenterology Nursing : the Official Journal of the So... Herron-Rice L, Girard D et. al.

Dec 16th, 2009 - SGNA Guideline. Guideline for performance of flexible sigmoidoscopy by registered nurses for the purpose of colorectal cancer screening.|2009|Herron-Rice L,Girard D,Anderson P,Day M,Friis CM,|diagnosis,nursing,nursing,standards,

Guideline for Performance of Flexible Sigmoidoscopy by Registered Nurses for the Purpose of ...
https://www.sgna.org/Portals/0/Education/PDF/Standards-Guidelines/FlexibleSigmoidoscopyGuideline.pdf
The Society of Gastroenterology Nurses and Associates

Dec 31st, 2008 - SGNA and the medical literature support the position that the registered nurse trained in the technique of flexible sigmoidoscopy may perform this procedure for colorectal cancer screening. Registered Nurses performing flexible sigmoidoscopy in an.

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Clinicaltrials.gov  765 results

The Readability of Patient Education Materials Pertaining to Gastrointestinal Procedures.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8035024
Canadian Journal of Gastroenterology & Hepatology; Nawaz MS, McDermott LE et. al.

Apr 19th, 2021 - Due to the ubiquity and ease of access of Internet, patients are able to access online health information more easily than ever. The American Medical Association recommends that patient education materials be targeted at or below the 6th grade lev...

Rare case of rectosigmoid stricture causing transverse colon volvulus.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8006767
BMJ Case Reports; Westfall K, Brown R et. al.

Mar 26th, 2021 - A 60-year-old woman with remote history of sleeve gastrectomy presented with altered mental status after an unwitnessed fall. She was found to be hypothermic with lactic acidaemia, leucocytosis, positive urinalysis, and dilated ascending and trans...

Amelanotic anorectal malignant melanoma in an ulcerative colitis patient: a rare coinci...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7970289
BMJ Case Reports; Kuriakose Kuzhiyanjal AJ, Nigam GB et. al.

Mar 17th, 2021 - Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) is a chronic inflammatory disorder of the gastrointestinal system, known to be associated with increased risk of carcinogenesis. We report the case of a 55-year-old woman, presenting with symptoms of increased bowe...

Microscopic colitis - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/microscopic-colitis/symptoms-causes/syc-20351478

Jan 19th, 2021 - Overview Colon and rectum Open pop-up dialog box Close Colon and rectum Colon and rectum The colon, also called the large intestine, is a long tube-like organ in your abdomen. The colon carries waste to be expelled from the body. Microscopic colit...

Management of Malignant Colon Polyps.
https://doi.org/10.1097/DCR.0000000000001930
Diseases of the Colon and Rectum; Pedraza R, Siddharthan R

Dec 18th, 2020 - A 54-year-old otherwise healthy woman presented for screening colonoscopy, during which 4 pedunculated 5- to 12-mm polyps distributed throughout the colon were found (Fig. 1). The 12-mm sigmoid polyp was removed with hot snare polypectomy in a non...

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News  87 results

Localized Colon Cancer Clinical Practice Guidelines (ESMO, 2020)
https://reference.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/940055

Nov 2nd, 2020 - The guideline on localized colon cancer was released on October 1, 2020 by the European Society for Medical Oncology.[1] Invasive Screening   A complete colonoscopy is the recommended method for colorectal cancer (CRC) screening in average-risk me...

Localized Colon Cancer Clinical Practice Guidelines (ESMO, 2020)
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/940055

Nov 2nd, 2020 - The guideline on localized colon cancer was released on October 1, 2020 by the European Society for Medical Oncology.[1] Invasive Screening   A complete colonoscopy is the recommended method for colorectal cancer (CRC) screening in average-risk me...

A Woman With Dizziness and Shoulder Pain After Colonoscopy
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/904633_3

Jul 30th, 2020 - Discussion The United States Preventive Services Task Force recommendations for routine screening for colorectal cancer in average-risk patients has further reinforced the significant benefit of screening patients aged 50 to 75 years.[1] The guide...

Fast Five Quiz: Colorectal Cancer Practice Essentials
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/924575_2

Feb 5th, 2020 - According to a guidance statement from the ACP released in November 2019, clinicians should screen for colorectal cancer in average-risk adults aged 50-75 years. Other guidelines, such as those from the American Cancer Society (ACS), now recommend...

Advanced adenoma on colonoscopy linked to increased colorectal cancer incidence
https://www.mdedge.com/hematology-oncology/article/165552/gastroenterology/advanced-adenoma-colonoscopy-linked-increased
Andrew D. Bowser

May 15th, 2018 - Advanced adenomas found on diagnostic colonoscopy were associated with increased risk of developing colorectal cancer, while nonadvanced adenomas were not, according to long-term follow-up results from a large screening study. The findings come fr.

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Patient Education  9 results see all →