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Screening for Eating Disorders in Adolescents and Adults: US Preventive Services Task F...
https://doi.org/10.1001/jama.2022.1806
JAMA , Davidson KW et. al.

Mar 16th, 2022 - Eating disorders (eg, binge eating disorder, bulimia nervosa, and anorexia nervosa) are a group of psychiatric conditions defined as a disturbance in eating or eating-related behaviors that impair physical or psychosocial functioning. According to large US cohort studies, estimated lifetime prevalences for anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa, and binge eating disorder in adult women are 1.42%, 0....

AGA Clinical Practice Update on De-Prescribing of Proton Pump Inhibitors: Expert Review.
https://doi.org/10.1053/j.gastro.2021.12.247
Gastroenterology Targownik LE, Fisher DA et. al.

Feb 21st, 2022 - Proton pump inhibitors (PPIs) are among the most commonly used medications in the world. Developed for the treatment and prevention of acid-mediated upper gastrointestinal conditions, these agents are being used increasingly for indications where their benefits are less certain. PPI overprescription imposes an economic cost and contributes to polypharmacy. In addition, PPI use has been increasi...

AGA Clinical Practice Update on the Personalized Approach to the Evaluation and Managem...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cgh.2022.01.025
Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology : the Official C... Yadlapati R, Gyawali CP et. al.

Feb 6th, 2022 - As many as one-half of all patients with suspected gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) do not derive benefit from acid suppression. This review outlines a personalized diagnostic and therapeutic approach to GERD symptoms. The Best Practice Advice statements presented here were developed from expert review of existing literature combined with extensive discussion and expert opinion to provide...

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Chronic Cough.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacr.2021.08.007
Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR; , Kuzniewski CT et. al.

Nov 20th, 2021 - Chronic cough is defined by a duration lasting at least 8 weeks. The most common causes of chronic cough include smoking-related lung disease, upper airway cough syndrome, asthma, gastroesophageal reflux disease, and nonasthmatic eosinophilic bronchitis. The etiology of chronic cough in some patients may be difficult to localize to an isolated source and is often multifactorial. The complex pat...

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Epigastric Pain.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacr.2021.08.006
Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR; , Vij A et. al.

Nov 20th, 2021 - Epigastric pain can have multiple etiologies including myocardial infarction, pancreatitis, acute aortic syndromes, gastroesophageal reflux disease, esophagitis, peptic ulcer disease, gastritis, duodenal ulcer disease, gastric cancer, and hiatal hernia. This document focuses on the scenarios in which epigastric pain is accompanied by symptoms such as heartburn, regurgitation, dysphagia, nausea,...

Devices for esophageal function testing.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.gie.2021.08.018
Gastrointestinal Endoscopy; Pannala R, Krishnan K et. al.

Oct 27th, 2021 - Devices for esophageal function testing.|2021|Pannala R,Krishnan K,Watson RR,Vela MF,Abu Dayyeh BK,|diagnostic imaging,

ISHLT consensus document on lung transplantation in patients with connective tissue dis...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.healun.2021.07.013
The Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation : the Offic... Crespo MM, Claridge T et. al.

Sep 4th, 2021 - Patients with connective tissues disease (CTD) are often on immunomodulatory agents before lung transplantation (LTx). Till now, there's no consensus on the safety of using these agents perioperative and post-transplant. The International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation-supported consensus document on LTx in patients with CTD addresses the risk and contraindications of perioperative ...

AGA Clinical Practice Update on the Diagnosis and Management of Atrophic Gastritis: Exp...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8740554
Gastroenterology Shah SC, Piazuelo MB et. al.

Aug 30th, 2021 - The purpose of this Clinical Practice Update Expert Review is to provide clinicians with guidance on the diagnosis and management of atrophic gastritis, a common preneoplastic condition of the stomach, with a primary focus on atrophic gastritis due to chronic Helicobacter pylori infection-the most common etiology-or due to autoimmunity. To date, clinical guidance for best practices related to t...

AGA Clinical Practice Update on Endoscopic Management of Perforations in Gastrointestin...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cgh.2021.06.045
Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology : the Official C... Lee JH, Kedia P et. al.

Jul 6th, 2021 - BEST PRACTICE ADVICE 1: For all procedures, especially procedures carrying an increased risk for perforation, a thorough discussion between the endoscopist and the patient (preferably together with the patient's family) should include details of the procedural techniques and risks involved. BEST PRACTICE ADVICE 2: The area of perforation should be kept clean to prevent any spillage of gastroint...

Chicago Classification update (version 4.0): Technical review on diagnostic criteria fo...
https://doi.org/10.1111/nmo.14182
Neurogastroenterology and Motility : the Official Journal... Khan A, Yadlapati R et. al.

Jul 1st, 2021 - The recommended diagnostic criteria for achalasia have been recently updated by Chicago Classification version 4.0 (CCv4.0), the widely accepted classification scheme for esophageal motility disorders using metrics from high-resolution manometry (HRM). CCv4.0 continued upon prior versions by subtyping achalasia into type I, type II, and type III on HRM. The achalasia subgroup of the CCv4.0 Work...

Korean clinical practice guideline for pancreatic cancer 2021: A summary of evidence-ba...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.pan.2021.05.004
Pancreatology : Official Journal of the International Ass...

Jun 22nd, 2021 - Pancreatic cancer is the eighth most common cancer and the fifth most common cause of cancer-related death in Korea. To enable standardization of management and facilitate improvements in outcome, a total of 53 multi-disciplinary experts in gastroenterology, surgery, medical oncology, radiation oncology, radiology, nuclear medicine, and pathology in Korea developed new recommendations that inte...

Screening for Colorectal Cancer: US Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation State...
https://doi.org/10.1001/jama.2021.6238
JAMA , Davidson KW et. al.

May 19th, 2021 - Colorectal cancer is the third leading cause of cancer death for both men and women, with an estimated 52 980 persons in the US projected to die of colorectal cancer in 2021. Colorectal cancer is most frequently diagnosed among persons aged 65 to 74 years. It is estimated that 10.5% of new colorectal cancer cases occur in persons younger than 50 years. Incidence of colorectal cancer (specifical...

Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma, Version 2.2021, NCCN Clinical Practice Guidelines in Oncology.
https://doi.org/10.6004/jnccn.2021.0017
Journal of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network : JN... Tempero MA, Malafa MP et. al.

Apr 13th, 2021 - Pancreatic cancer is the fourth leading cause of cancer-related death among men and women in the United States. A major challenge in treatment remains patients' advanced disease at diagnosis. The NCCN Guidelines for Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma provides recommendations for the diagnosis, evaluation, treatment, and follow-up for patients with pancreatic cancer. Although survival rates remain relati...

Dysphagia in multiple system atrophy consensus statement on diagnosis, prognosis and tr...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.parkreldis.2021.03.027
Parkinsonism & Related Disorders; Calandra-Buonaura G, Alfonsi E et. al.

Apr 12th, 2021 - Multiple system atrophy (MSA) is a neurodegenerative disorder characterized by a combination of autonomic failure plus cerebellar syndrome and/or parkinsonism. Dysphagia is a frequent and disabling symptom in MSA and its occurrence within 5 years of motor onset is an additional diagnostic feature. Dysphagia can lead to aspiration pneumonia, a recognized cause of death in MSA. Guidelines for dia...

AGA Clinical Practice Update on the Optimal Management of the Malignant Alimentary Trac...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cgh.2021.03.046
Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology : the Official C... Ahmed O, Lee JH et. al.

Apr 5th, 2021 - The purpose of this expert review is to describe the current methodologies available to manage malignant alimentary tract obstructions as well the evidence behind the various methods (including their efficacy and safety), indications, and appropriate timing of interventions. This is not a formal systematic review but is based on a review of the literature to provide best practice advice stateme...

SAGES guidelines for the use of peroral endoscopic myotomy (POEM) for the treatment of ...
https://doi.org/10.1007/s00464-020-08282-0 10.1016/j.jclinepi.2013.02.003 10.1016/j.jclinepi.2012.03.013 10.1016/S0140-6736(13)60651-0 10.1016/j.cgh.2016.05.036 10.1016/j.cgh.2016.08.030 10.1007/s00455-007-9116-1 10.1177/2050640620903213 10.1111/nmo.12477 10.1136/bmj.i2016 10.1136/bmj.i2089 10.7326/M16-1565 10.5056/jnm20014
Surgical Endoscopy; Kohn GP, Dirks RC et. al.

Feb 11th, 2021 - Peroral endoscopic myotomy (POEM) is increasingly used as primary treatment for esophageal achalasia, in place of the options such as Heller myotomy (HM) and pneumatic dilatation (PD) OBJECTIVE: These evidence-based guidelines from the Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES) intend to support clinicians, patients and others in decisions about the use of POEM for tre...

European Society for Neurogastroenterology and Motility (ESNM) recommendations for the ...
https://doi.org/10.1111/nmo.14043
Neurogastroenterology and Motility : the Official Journal... Tack J, Pauwels A et. al.

Dec 5th, 2020 - Several patients in gastroenterology practice present with esophageal symptoms, and in case of normal endoscopy with biopsies, high-resolution manometry (HRM) is often the next step. Our aim was to develop a European consensus on the clinical application of esophageal HRM, to offer the clinician guidance in selecting patients for HRM and using its results to optimize clinical outcome. A Delphi ...

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 11th, 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 chest pain with or without weight loss. High-resolution manometry has identified 3 subtypes of achalasia distinguished by pressurization and contraction...

ACG Clinical Guidelines: Clinical Use of Esophageal Physiologic Testing.
https://doi.org/10.14309/ajg.0000000000000734
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 initial endoscopic evaluation is unrevealing, especially when symptoms persist despite empiric management. Commonly used esophageal physiologic tests ...

Clinical Pharmacogenetics Implementation Consortium (CPIC) Guideline for CYP2C19 and Pr...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7868475
Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics; Lima JJ, Thomas CD et. al.

Aug 10th, 2020 - Proton pump inhibitors (PPIs) are widely used for acid suppression in the treatment and prevention of many conditions, including gastroesophageal reflux disease, gastric and duodenal ulcers, erosive esophagitis, Helicobacter pylori infection, and pathological hypersecretory conditions. Most PPIs are metabolized primarily by cytochrome P450 2C19 (CYP2C19) into inactive metabolites, and CYP2C19 g...