Endoscopy Spaander MC, Baron TH et. al.
Sep 14th, 2016 - This Guideline is an official statement of the European Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ESGE), endorsed by the European Society for Radiotherapy and Oncology (ESTRO), the European Society of Digestive Endoscopy (ESDO), and the European Society for Clinical Nutrition and Metabolism (ESPEN). The Grading of Recommendations Assessment, Development, and Evaluation (GRADE) system was adopted t...
Endoscopy Manes G, Paspatis G et. al.
Apr 3rd, 2019 - ESGE recommends offering stone extraction to all patients with common bile duct stones, symptomatic or not, who are fit enough to tolerate the intervention.Strong recommendation, low quality evidence.ESGE recommends liver function tests and abdominal ultrasonography as the initial diagnostic steps for suspected common bile duct stones. Combining these tests defines the probability of having com...
Endoscopy Pimentel-Nunes P, Libânio D et. al.
Mar 6th, 2019 - Patients with chronic atrophic gastritis or intestinal metaplasia (IM) are at risk for gastric adenocarcinoma. This underscores the importance of diagnosis and risk stratification for these patients. High definition endoscopy with chromoendoscopy (CE) is better than high definition white-light endoscopy alone for this purpose. Virtual CE can guide biopsies for staging atrophic and metaplastic c...
Endoscopy Dumonceau JM, Delhaye M et. al.
Jan 17th, 2019 - ESGE suggests endoscopic therapy and/or extracorporeal shockwave lithotripsy (ESWL) as the first-line therapy for painful uncomplicated chronic pancreatitis (CP) with an obstructed main pancreatic duct (MPD) in the head/body of the pancreas. The clinical response should be evaluated at 6 - 8 weeks; if it appears unsatisfactory, the patient's case should be discussed again in a multidisciplinary...
Resuscitation Soar J, Perkins GD et. al.
Nov 29th, 2018 - This European Resuscitation Council (ERC) Guidelines for Resuscitation 2018 update is focused on the role of antiarrhythmic drugs during advanced life support for cardiac arrest with shock refractory ventricular fibrillation/pulseless ventricular tachycardia in adults, children and infants. This update follows the publication of the International Liaison Committee on Resuscitation (ILCOR) 2018 ...
Endoscopy van Leerdam ME, Roos VH et. al.
Oct 9th, 2019 - ESGE recommends that individuals with Lynch syndrome should be followed in dedicated units that practice monitoring of compliance and endoscopic performance measures.Strong recommendation, low quality evidence, level of agreement 100 %.ESGE recommends starting colonoscopy surveillance at the age of 25 years for MLH1 and MSH2 mutation carriers and at the age of 35 years for MSH6 and PMS2 mutatio...
Blood Pressure Monitoring; O'Brien E, Atkins N et. al.
Jan 29th, 2010 - European Society of Hypertension International Protocol revision 2010 for the validation of blood pressure measuring devices in adults.|2010|O'Brien E,Atkins N,Stergiou G,Karpettas N,Parati G,|instrumentation,standards,diagnosis,standards,
Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition; Koletzko S, Jones NL et. al.
May 11th, 2011 - As the clinical implications of Helicobacter pylori infection in children and adolescents continue to evolve, ESPGHAN and NASPGHAN jointly renewed clinical guidelines using a standardized evidence-based approach to develop updated recommendations for children and adolescents in North America and Europe. An international panel of 11 pediatric gastroenterologists, 2 epidemiologists, 1 microbiolog...
Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition; Turner D, Levine A et. al.
Jul 9th, 2012 - Pediatric ulcerative colitis (UC) shares many features with adult-onset disease but there are some unique considerations; therefore, therapeutic approaches have to be adapted to these particular needs. We aimed to formulate guidelines for managing UC in children based on a systematic review (SR) of the literature and a robust consensus process. The present article is a product of a joint effort...
Neuroendocrinology Pavel M, O'Toole D et. al.
Jan 5th, 2016 - ENETS Consensus Guidelines Update for the Management of Distant Metastatic Disease of Intestinal, Pancreatic, Bronchial Neuroendocrine Neoplasms (NEN) and NEN of Unknown Primary Site.|2016|Pavel M,O'Toole D,Costa F,Capdevila J,Gross D,|secondary,therapy,secondary,therapy,secondary,therapy,secondary,therapy,
European Journal of Vascular and endoVascular Surgery : T... Moll FL, Powell JT et. al.
Jan 10th, 2011 - Management of abdominal aortic aneurysms clinical practice guidelines of the European society for vascular surgery.|2011|Moll FL,Powell JT,Fraedrich G,Verzini F,Haulon S,|diagnosis,epidemiology,prevention & control,surgery,epidemiology,surgery,epidemiology,etiology,prevention & control,epidemiology,standards,epidemiology,adverse effects,standards,
Endoscopy Polkowski M, Larghi A et. al.
Dec 19th, 2011 - This article is the second of a two-part publication that expresses the current view of the European Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ESGE) about endoscopic ultrasound (EUS)-guided sampling, including EUS-guided fine needle aspiration (EUS-FNA) and EUS-guided Trucut biopsy. The first part (the Clinical Guideline) focused on the results obtained with EUS-guided sampling, and the role of th...
European Urology; Babjuk M, Burger M et. al.
Jul 5th, 2013 - The first European Association of Urology (EAU) guidelines on bladder cancer were published in 2002 . Since then, the guidelines have been continuously updated. To present the 2013 EAU guidelines on non-muscle-invasive bladder cancer (NMIBC). Literature published between 2010 and 2012 on the diagnosis and treatment of NMIBC was systematically reviewed. Previous guidelines were updated, and t...
Hernia : the Journal of Hernias and Abdominal Wall Surgery; Miserez M, Peeters E et. al.
Mar 21st, 2014 - In 2009, the European Hernia Society published the EHS Guidelines for the Treatment of Inguinal Hernia in Adult Patients. The Guidelines contain recommendations for the treatment of inguinal hernia from diagnosis till aftercare. The guidelines expired January 1, 2012. To keep them updated, a revision of the guidelines was planned including new level 1 evidence. The original Oxford Centre for Ev...
Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition; Guarino A, Ashkenazi S et. al.
Apr 17th, 2014 - These guidelines update and extend evidence-based indications for the management of children with acute gastroenteritis in Europe. The guideline development group formulated questions, identified data, and formulated recommendations. The latter were graded with the Muir Gray system and, in parallel, with the Grading of Recommendations, Assessment, Development and Evaluations system. Gastroenter...
Endoscopy Pimentel-Nunes P, Dinis-Ribeiro M et. al.
Aug 31st, 2015 - This Guideline is an official statement of the European Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ESGE). The Grading of Recommendations Assessment, Development, and Evaluation (GRADE) system 1 2 was adopted to define the strength of recommendations and the quality of evidence. 1 ESGE recommends endoscopic en bloc resection for superficial esophageal squamous cell cancers (SCCs), excluding those wi...
The European Respiratory Journal; Horváth I, Barnes PJ et. al.
Apr 27th, 2017 - Breath tests cover the fraction of nitric oxide in expired gas (FeNO), volatile organic compounds (VOCs), variables in exhaled breath condensate (EBC) and other measurements. For EBC and for FeNO, official recommendations for standardised procedures are more than 10 years old and there is none for exhaled VOCs and particles. The aim of this document is to provide technical standards and recomme...
Journal of Cystic Fibrosis : Official Journal of the Euro... Smyth AR, Bell SC et. al.
May 26th, 2014 - Specialised CF care has led to a dramatic improvement in survival in CF: in the last four decades, well above what was seen in the general population over the same period. With the implementation of newborn screening in many European countries, centres are increasingly caring for a cohort of patients who have minimal lung disease at diagnosis and therefore have the potential to enjoy an excelle...
Neurogastroenterology and Motility : the Official Journal... Rao SS, Benninga MA et. al.
Apr 1st, 2015 - Anorectal disorders such as dyssynergic defecation, fecal incontinence, levator ani syndrome, and solitary rectal ulcer syndrome are common, and affect both the adult and pediatric populations. Although they are treated with several treatment approaches, over the last two decades, biofeedback therapy using visual and verbal feedback techniques has emerged as an useful option. Because it is safe...
European Journal of Neurology; Mygland A, Ljøstad U et. al.
Nov 25th, 2009 - Lyme neuroborreliosis (LNB) is a nervous system infection caused by Borrelia burgdorferi sensu lato (Bb). To present evidence-based recommendations for diagnosis and treatment. Data were analysed according to levels of evidence as suggested by EFNS. The following three criteria should be fulfilled for definite LNB, and two of them for possible LNB: (i) neurological symptoms; (ii) cerebrospinal ...