Ileus

Known as: Ileus of bowel, Ileus of intestine, bowel ileus 
A condition caused by the lack of intestinal PERISTALSIS or INTESTINAL MOTILITY without any mechanical obstruction. This interference of the flow of… (More)
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1936-2017
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Highly Cited
2015
Highly Cited
2015
IMPORTANCE Financial penalties for readmission have been expanded beyond medical conditions to include surgical procedures… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
Clostridium difficile infection (CDI) is a potentially fatal illness with an increasing incidence worldwide. Despite extensive… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
BACKGROUND Post-operative ileus (POI) affects most patients undergoing abdominal surgery. AIM To evaluate the effect of… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
OBJECTIVE Although repeat cesarean deliveries often are associated with serious morbidity, they account for only a portion of… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
OBJECTIVE This study aims to use meta-analysis to compare laparoscopic and open appendectomy in a pediatric population. SUMMARY… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Acetylcholine released by efferent vagus nerves inhibits macrophage activation. Here we show that the anti-inflammatory action of… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Although intra-abdominal hypertension (IAH) can cause dysfunction of several organs and raise mortality, little information is… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
PURPOSE We retrospectively compared the clinical value of plain abdominal film, abdominal sonography and abdominal CT in… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the efficacy and safety of laparoscopic repair of ventral hernias. SUMMARY BACKGROUND DATA The recurrence… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
A novel peptide called ghrelin or motilin-related-peptide (MTLRP) was found in the stomach of various mammals. We studied its… (More)
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