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Research & Reviews  3,047 results

Use of the functional luminal imaging probe in pediatrics: A comparison study of patien...
https://doi.org/10.1111/nmo.14133
Neurogastroenterology and Motility : the Official Journal... Benitez AJ, Budhu S et. al.

Apr 19th, 2021 - Achalasia is an esophageal motility disorder characterized by esophagogastric junction (EGJ) dysfunction and impaired esophageal peristalsis with significant impact on quality of life. While the functional luminal imaging probe (FLIP) has been use...

Long-term outcomes of treatments for achalasia.
https://doi.org/10.1097/MOG.0000000000000744
Current Opinion in Gastroenterology; Nullens S, Fockens P et. al.

Apr 16th, 2021 - Idiopathic achalasia is a primary motility disorder of the esophagus that results in dysphagia, weight loss, and impaired quality of life. Several treatment options are available to gastroenterologists, and insights on the long-term outcome of the...

Per Oral Endoscopic Myotomy for the Management of Achalasia in a Patient with Prior Lap...
https://doi.org/10.1007/s11695-021-05370-5 10.1155/2014/960520 10.1089/lap.2015.0531 10.1007/s10620-004-9577-0 10.1111/den.13239 10.1097/00129689-200108000-00001 10.1055/a-0658-5783
Obesity Surgery; Donatelli G, Cereatti F et. al.

Apr 15th, 2021 - Achalasia after bariatric surgery is a rare pathological entity. Nonetheless, several cases have been described in literature. Per oral endoscopic myotomy has recently emerged as the preferred approach for the management of esophageal motility dis...

Management of Esophageal Dysphagia in Chagas Disease.
https://doi.org/10.1007/s00455-021-10297-1 10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.106.624296 10.1016/S0140-6736(10)60061-X 10.1056/NEJMra1410150 10.1177/2050640616630856 10.1371/journal.pntd.0003105 10.1371/journal.pntd.0004416 10.1016/j.repc.2019.12.006 10.1016/j.tmaid.2020.101760 10.1111/j.1572-0241.1998.270_r.x 10.1590/S1807-59322009001200013 10.1007/s00455-010-9321-1 10.1016/S0065-308X(08)60472-8 10.1136/gut.11.3.271 10.1590/0100-3984.2015.0141 10.1111/j.1442-2050.2010.01142.x 10.1023/A:1010698826004 10.1016/j.ydbio.2016.03.032 10.1023/B:DDAS.0000020486.71719.62 10.1007/BF01536927 10.1097/00004836-199904000-00012 10.1080/13543784.2020.1793955 10.1016/j.amjmed.2020.05.022 10.1056/NEJMoa1507574 10.1001/jama.298.18.2171 10.1371/journal.pntd.0005422 10.1007/s00455-016-9758-y 10.1177/000313481307900133 10.1164/rccm.201307-1225LE 10.1136/bmj.i2785 10.1371/journal.pntd.0006836 10.1053/gast.1996.v110.pm8613045 10.1046/j.1442-2050.2003.00287.x 10.1055/s-0029-1244080 10.1097/MCG.0000000000001161 10.1055/a-1035-9288 10.1093/dote/doy105 10.1111/j.1442-2050.2008.00811.x 10.1590/S1807-59322011000100008 10.1016/j.amsu.2020.11.077 10.1590/S0102-86502012000900011 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2004.10.059 10.1590/S0004-28032004000300004 10.1590/0100-6991e-20202444 10.1590/S0004-28032016000400005 10.1016/j.actatropica.2012.01.017 10.1080/03601277.2013.766518
Dysphagia Dantas RO

Apr 15th, 2021 - Chagas disease, caused by the infection of the protozoan parasite Trypanosoma cruzi, has clinical consequences in the heart and digestive tract. The most important changes in the digestive tract occur in the esophagus (megaesophagus) and colon (me...

Eosinophilic Esophagitis and Achalasia: Are We Putting All the Pieces Together?
https://doi.org/10.14309/ajg.0000000000001268
The American Journal of Gastroenterology; Ghisa M, Barberio B et. al.

Apr 14th, 2021 - Eosinophilic Esophagitis and Achalasia: Are We Putting All the Pieces Together?|2021|Ghisa M,Barberio B,Buda A,Savarino E,|

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Guidelines  17 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...

ASGE guideline on the management of achalasia.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.gie.2019.04.231
Gastrointestinal Endoscopy; Khashab MA, Vela MF et. al.

Dec 16th, 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...

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...

Clinical Practice Update: The Use of Per-Oral Endoscopic Myotomy in Achalasia: Expert R...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5670013
Gastroenterology Kahrilas PJ, Katzka D et. al.

Oct 10th, 2017 - The purpose of this review is to describe a place for per-oral endoscopic myotomy (POEM) among the currently available robust treatments for achalasia. The recommendations outlined in this review are based on expert opinion and on relevant publica...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  3,145 results

Use of the functional luminal imaging probe in pediatrics: A comparison study of patien...
https://doi.org/10.1111/nmo.14133
Neurogastroenterology and Motility : the Official Journal... Benitez AJ, Budhu S et. al.

Apr 19th, 2021 - Achalasia is an esophageal motility disorder characterized by esophagogastric junction (EGJ) dysfunction and impaired esophageal peristalsis with significant impact on quality of life. While the functional luminal imaging probe (FLIP) has been use...

Long-term outcomes of treatments for achalasia.
https://doi.org/10.1097/MOG.0000000000000744
Current Opinion in Gastroenterology; Nullens S, Fockens P et. al.

Apr 16th, 2021 - Idiopathic achalasia is a primary motility disorder of the esophagus that results in dysphagia, weight loss, and impaired quality of life. Several treatment options are available to gastroenterologists, and insights on the long-term outcome of the...

Per Oral Endoscopic Myotomy for the Management of Achalasia in a Patient with Prior Lap...
https://doi.org/10.1007/s11695-021-05370-5 10.1155/2014/960520 10.1089/lap.2015.0531 10.1007/s10620-004-9577-0 10.1111/den.13239 10.1097/00129689-200108000-00001 10.1055/a-0658-5783
Obesity Surgery; Donatelli G, Cereatti F et. al.

Apr 15th, 2021 - Achalasia after bariatric surgery is a rare pathological entity. Nonetheless, several cases have been described in literature. Per oral endoscopic myotomy has recently emerged as the preferred approach for the management of esophageal motility dis...

Management of Esophageal Dysphagia in Chagas Disease.
https://doi.org/10.1007/s00455-021-10297-1 10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.106.624296 10.1016/S0140-6736(10)60061-X 10.1056/NEJMra1410150 10.1177/2050640616630856 10.1371/journal.pntd.0003105 10.1371/journal.pntd.0004416 10.1016/j.repc.2019.12.006 10.1016/j.tmaid.2020.101760 10.1111/j.1572-0241.1998.270_r.x 10.1590/S1807-59322009001200013 10.1007/s00455-010-9321-1 10.1016/S0065-308X(08)60472-8 10.1136/gut.11.3.271 10.1590/0100-3984.2015.0141 10.1111/j.1442-2050.2010.01142.x 10.1023/A:1010698826004 10.1016/j.ydbio.2016.03.032 10.1023/B:DDAS.0000020486.71719.62 10.1007/BF01536927 10.1097/00004836-199904000-00012 10.1080/13543784.2020.1793955 10.1016/j.amjmed.2020.05.022 10.1056/NEJMoa1507574 10.1001/jama.298.18.2171 10.1371/journal.pntd.0005422 10.1007/s00455-016-9758-y 10.1177/000313481307900133 10.1164/rccm.201307-1225LE 10.1136/bmj.i2785 10.1371/journal.pntd.0006836 10.1053/gast.1996.v110.pm8613045 10.1046/j.1442-2050.2003.00287.x 10.1055/s-0029-1244080 10.1097/MCG.0000000000001161 10.1055/a-1035-9288 10.1093/dote/doy105 10.1111/j.1442-2050.2008.00811.x 10.1590/S1807-59322011000100008 10.1016/j.amsu.2020.11.077 10.1590/S0102-86502012000900011 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2004.10.059 10.1590/S0004-28032004000300004 10.1590/0100-6991e-20202444 10.1590/S0004-28032016000400005 10.1016/j.actatropica.2012.01.017 10.1080/03601277.2013.766518
Dysphagia Dantas RO

Apr 15th, 2021 - Chagas disease, caused by the infection of the protozoan parasite Trypanosoma cruzi, has clinical consequences in the heart and digestive tract. The most important changes in the digestive tract occur in the esophagus (megaesophagus) and colon (me...

Eosinophilic Esophagitis and Achalasia: Are We Putting All the Pieces Together?
https://doi.org/10.14309/ajg.0000000000001268
The American Journal of Gastroenterology; Ghisa M, Barberio B et. al.

Apr 14th, 2021 - Eosinophilic Esophagitis and Achalasia: Are We Putting All the Pieces Together?|2021|Ghisa M,Barberio B,Buda A,Savarino E,|

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News  107 results

Per-Oral Endoscopic Myotomy 'Reasonable First-Line Treatment for Idiopathic Achalasia
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/939393

Oct 19th, 2020 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Per-oral endoscopic myotomy (POEM) has comparable efficacy to laparoscopic Heller's myotomy (LHM) for the treatment of achalasia, and was ranked first in a network meta-analysis of randomized, controlled comparative tri...

Per-Oral Endoscopic Myotomy 'Reasonable First-Line Treatment for Idiopathic Achalasia
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/939393

Oct 19th, 2020 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Per-oral endoscopic myotomy (POEM) has comparable efficacy to laparoscopic Heller's myotomy (LHM) for the treatment of achalasia, and was ranked first in a network meta-analysis of randomized, controlled comparative tri...

Achalasia Treatment: Latest Updates
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/923401

Jan 23rd, 2020 - 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. Achalasia is a diagnosis we all learned about during our medical...

Functional heartburn: An underrecognized cause of PPI-refractory symptoms
https://www.mdedge.com/ccjm/article/213185/gastroenterology/functional-heartburn-underrecognized-cause-ppi-refractory/page/0/1?channel=325

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.

Both POEM approaches successful, safe as treatment for achalasia
https://www.mdedge.com/gihepnews/article/209831/upper-gi-tract/both-poem-approaches-successful-safe-treatment-achalasia?channel=39702
Steve Cimino, MDedge News

Oct 9th, 2019 - Despite theoretical preferences for either the anterior or the posterior approach to peroral endoscopic myotomy (POEM) in patients with achalasia, a new study has found no significant difference between the two in regard to clinical success or saf.

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Patient Education  17 results see all →