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Diagnosis and management of nonvariceal upper gastrointestinal hemorrhage: European Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ESGE) Guideline.
This Guideline is an official statement of the European Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ESGE). It addresses the diagnosis and management of nonvariceal upper gastrointestinal hemorrhageExpand
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Small-bowel capsule endoscopy and device-assisted enteroscopy for diagnosis and treatment of small-bowel disorders: European Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ESGE) Clinical Guideline.
This Guideline is an official statement of the European Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ESGE). The Guideline was also reviewed and endorsed by the British Society of Gastroenterology (BSG). ItExpand
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The impact of irritable bowel syndrome on health-related quality of life.
BACKGROUND & AIMS Few data are available to evaluate health-related quality of life (HRQOL) of people with irritable bowel syndrome (IBS). We evaluated and compared the impact of IBS on HRQOL usingExpand
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The clinical and economic value of a short course of omeprazole in patients with noncardiac chest pain.
BACKGROUND & AIMS Evaluation of new patients with noncardiac chest pain (NCCP) may require a variety of costly tests. The aim of this study was to evaluate the efficacy of the omeprazole test (OT) inExpand
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Video capsule endoscopy to prospectively assess small bowel injury with celecoxib, naproxen plus omeprazole, and placebo.
BACKGROUND & AIMS Data indicate that cyclooxygenase-2-specific inhibitors cause less gastroduodenal mucosal damage than nonspecific NSAIDS, but their effects on the small bowel mucosa are less wellExpand
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Management of acute bleeding from a peptic ulcer.
The mortality associated with acute bleeding from a peptic ulcer remains high (5 to 10%), and the condition accounts for more than 400,000 hospital admissions per year in the United States. ThisExpand
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ACG Clinical Guideline: Management of Patients With Acute Lower Gastrointestinal Bleeding
This guideline provides recommendations for the management of patients with acute overt lower gastrointestinal bleeding. Hemodynamic status should be initially assessed with intravascular volumeExpand
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Use of OKT3 is associated with early and severe recurrence of hepatitis C after liver transplantation.
OBJECTIVE To determine whether increased immunosuppression is a contributor to poor outcome in hepatitis C-infected orthotopic liver transplant (OLT) recipients, we retrospectively analyzed theExpand
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Treatment Alternatives for Chronic Hepatitis B Virus Infection: A Cost-Effectiveness Analysis
Context Because current treatment options for chronic hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection have varying effects and costs, choosing among them is often difficult. Contribution Using a third-party payerExpand
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Colorectal polypectomy and endoscopic mucosal resection (EMR): European Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ESGE) Clinical Guideline.
1 ESGE recommends cold snare polypectomy (CSP) as the preferred technique for removal of diminutive polyps (size ≤ 5 mm). This technique has high rates of complete resection, adequate tissue samplingExpand
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