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Ultrasound classification of solitary renal cysts in children.
The modified Bosniak classification system demonstrated good inter-observer agreement, and identified the single tumor as a complex cyst, which is not an indication for a cystic tumor. Expand
Pharmacologic Management of Hepatic Encephalopathy.
Pharmacologic management of hepatic encephalopathy includes a broad range of therapies, such as antimicrobials and laxatives, with an established evidence base and newer modalities of therapies currently under review. Expand
Incidence of Non-variceal Upper Gastrointestinal Bleeding Worsens Outcomes with Acute Coronary Syndrome: Result of a National Cohort
The study shows that the national incidence of non-variceal UGIB complicating ACS is low at less than 1%, but resulted in significantly higher inpatient mortality, LOS, and hospitalization charges. Expand
Overview of bariatric and metabolic endoscopy interventions
This review focuses on techniques and devices used for endoscopic management of obesity, as well as the fundamental justifications to offer those therapies to obese patients. Expand
The New Jersey Bowel Preparation Scale: A More Objective and Detailed Scoring System for Screening Colonoscopies
A new bowel preparation scoring system is developed and compared with existing systems that are limited by a lack of detail and objectivity in the Boston Bowel Preparation Scale (BBPS) and the Ottawa Bowel preparation Scale (OBPS), which demonstrated a statistically significant agreement with each other. Expand
Gastric Per-Oral Endoscopic Myotomy Versus Pyloromyotomy for Gastroparesis: An International Comparative Study.
GPOEM may be a less invasive, safer, and more efficacious procedural treatment for refractory gastroparesis as compared to surgical pyloromyotomy. Expand