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ALLMedicine™ Esophageal Manometry Center

Research & Reviews  378 results

Relationship Between Esophageal Motility Disorders and Autonomic Nervous System in Diab...
American Journal of Men's Health; Syrine G, Mariem MK et. al.

May 15th, 2022 - Little attention has been given to esophageal disorders in diabetes mellitus. Pathophysiology of esophageal motility disorders (EMD) in patients with diabetes mellitus is multifactorial. The aims of the present study were: (a) to evaluate the prev...

Knowledge gaps in the management of refractory reflux-like symptoms: Healthcare provide...
Neurogastroenterology and Motility : the Official Journal... Armstrong D, Hungin AP et. al.

May 4th, 2022 - Refractory reflux-like symptoms have a substantial impact on patients and healthcare providers. The aim of the survey was to qualitatively assess the needs and attitudes of practicing clinicians around the management of refractory reflux symptoms ...

The prevalence of gastroesophageal reflux disease in named manometric patterns of dysmo...
Diseases of the Esophagus : Official Journal of the Inter... de Padua F, Herbella FAM et. al.

Apr 27th, 2022 - Esophageal motility disorders (EMD) may be considered primary disorders only in the absence of gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD). If GERD is present, treatment should be directed toward correction of the abnormal reflux. The actual prevalence...

Per oral endoscopic myotomy (POEM) for pediatric achalasia: Institutional experience an...
Journal of Pediatric Surgery; Petrosyan M, Mostammand S et. al.

Apr 2nd, 2022 - The surgical treatment of achalasia by both laparoscopic and endoscopic approaches has been recognized as the definitive management in children. Despite reported low volumes in many centers, there has been an increasing worldwide experience with e...

Nasal pressure swings as the measure of inspiratory effort in spontaneously breathing p...
Critical Care (London, England); Tonelli R, Cortegiani A et. al.

Mar 26th, 2022 - Excessive inspiratory effort could translate into self-inflicted lung injury, thus worsening clinical outcomes of spontaneously breathing patients with acute respiratory failure (ARF). Although esophageal manometry is a reliable method to estimate...

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Guidelines  3 results

ACG Clinical Guidelines: Clinical Use of Esophageal Physiologic Testing.
The American Journal of Gastroenterology; Gyawali CP, Carlson DA et. al.

Aug 10th, 2020 - Esophageal symptoms are common and may indicate the presence of gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), structural processes, motor dysfunction, behavioral conditions, or functional disorders. Esophageal physiologic tests are often performed when ...

ASGE guideline on the management of achalasia.
Gastrointestinal Endoscopy; Khashab MA, Vela MF et. al.

Dec 17th, 2019 - Achalasia is a primary esophageal motor disorder of unknown etiology characterized by degeneration of the myenteric plexus, which results in impaired relaxation of the esophagogastric junction (EGJ), along with the loss of organized peristalsis in...

Evidence-based clinical practice guidelines for gastroesophageal reflux disease 2015.
Journal of Gastroenterology; Iwakiri K, Kinoshita Y et. al.

Jun 22nd, 2016 - As an increase in gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) has been reported in Japan, and public interest in GERD has been increasing, the Japanese Society of Gastroenterology published the Evidence-based Clinical Practice Guidelines for GERD (1st ...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  27 results

Driving Pressure in Trauma

Jan 19th, 2022 - Traumatic chest injuries are responsible for significant morbidity and the cause of trauma-related death in 20%-25% of cases. Thoracic trauma can include multiple injuries, mainly osseous (ribs, sternal fractures, flail chest), pulmonary contusion...

DreamKit Respiratory Effort Signal Validation

Oct 26th, 2021 - The rationale for undertaking this study is to demonstrate the agreement between the respiratory effort signal amplitude derived from DreamKit vs. the gold-standard esophageal manometry. Data collection will be completed within a single visit, in ...

Effort of Breathing Guided Ventilator Protocol

Oct 22nd, 2021 - Objectives: This pilot study will help refine a computer based ventilator management protocol which will be used in both acute and weaning phases of ventilation for children with acute respiratory failure. The acute phase protocol is an adaptation...

Prono Position and Mechanical Power

Sep 30th, 2021 - Data of mechanical power will be collected prospectively in three different times: In supine positioning (T0). After 15 minutes of having implemented prone positioning while maintaining the same ventilatory settings that in supine (T1). In prone p...

Non-invasive Markers of Esophageal Function in Adults

Aug 18th, 2021 - Dysphagia, or difficulty with swallowing, is a common symptom affecting nearly 9.4 million individuals or 4% of the US population. High resolution esophageal manometry is currently considered the gold standard test for evaluation and diagnosis of ...

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News  15 results

Transpulmonary Pressure Measurement: The Key to Protecting the Lung, or an Abstract Waste of Time?

Mar 17th, 2022 - I'm going to assume if you're reading this that you already know what transpulmonary pressure (PL) is and how esophageal manometry works. I'll provide a brief description here, but if you're looking for an in-depth review , I'd recommend a few of ...

Some Nasogastric Intubation Procedures Lead to Less Aerosolization Than Feared

Jun 2nd, 2021 - Nasogastric intubation for esophageal manometry or impedance monitoring does not generate significant aerosol particles and is associated with minimal droplet spread, according to a Belgian study presented at the annual Digestive Disease Week® (DD...

Some nasogastric intubation procedures lead to less aerosolization than feared
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Jun 1st, 2021 - Nasogastric intubation for esophageal manometry or impedance monitoring does not generate significant aerosol particles and is associated with minimal droplet spread, according to a Belgian study presented at the annual Digestive Disease Week® (DD.

Functional heartburn: An underrecognized cause of PPI-refractory symptoms

Dec 2nd, 2019 - Esophageal manometry If endoscopic and esophageal biopsy results are inconclusive, a workup for an esophageal motility disorder is the next step. Dysphagia is the most common symptom of these disorders, although the initial presenting symptom may.

August 2019 – ICYMI

Jun 5th, 2019 - Gastroenterology Promoting leadership by women in gastroenterology: Lessons learned and future directions. Pascua M et al.

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Patient Education  3 results see all →