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41 Bridges to excellence quality indicators in inflammatory bowel disease (IBD): differences between IBD and non-IBD gastroenterologists
Bilal, Mohammad; Department of Internal Medicine, Allegheny General Hospital Singh, Shailendra; Alle...
Background The American Gastroenterology Association (AGA) Bridges to Excellence (BTE) Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) Care Recognition program encourages clinicians to develop a superior quality of ...
42 C-reactive protein: diagnostic aid in right lower quadrant abdominal pain
A.V. Kyriakidis I. Alexandris E. Papoulia K. Athanasiou I. Perysinakis M. Pyrgioti D. Mpourganos,
The aim of this study is to investigate the role of CRP and total leukocyte count in the investigation of right lower quadrant abdominal pain. Methods: 537 patients were included in this study who pre...
2010-10-14
43 Can early endoscopic ultrasound predict pancreatic necrosis in acute pancreatitis?
Rana, Surinder S. Bhasin, Deepak K. Sharma, Vishal Sharma, Ravi Chaudhary, Vinita Chhabra, Puneet,
Background Presence of pancreatic/extrapancreatic necroses (PN/EPN) is an important prognostic indicator in acute pancreatitis (AP) and their early detection is a challenge. Endoscopic ultrasound (EUS...
44 Can fecal calprotectin better stratify Crohn’s disease activity index?
Scaioli, Eleonora Cardamone, Carla Scagliarini, Michele Zagari, Rocco Maurizio Bazzoli, Franco Bellu...
Background Crohn’s disease (CD) activity index (CDAI) is still widely used for monitoring clinical activity in CD patients, but is of little value as indicator of persistent inflammation in symptomles...
45 Cap-assisted colonoscopy versus standard colonoscopy: is the cap beneficial? A meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials
Mir, Fazia A.; Division of Gastroenterology University of Missouri - Columbia Boumitri, Christine; D...
Background In an effort to improve visualization during colonoscopy, a transparent plastic cap or hood may be placed on the end of the colonoscope. Cap-assisted colonoscopy (CAC) has been studied and ...
46 Capsule Endoscopy in the investigation of renal transplant recipients with chronic diarrhea
S. Karagiannis S. Goulas G. Kosmadakis Polyxeni Metaxaki P. Galanis A. Kantianis J. N. Boletis C. Ma...
Aim of the study: Diarrhea is a common but mostly unexplained symptom in renal transplant recipients (RTRs). We used capsule endoscopy to investigate the small bowel of RTRs with chronic diarrhea and ...
2007
47 Cardiac dysfunction as an early predictor of portal hypertension in chronic hepatitis C
Marconi, Cecilia; Division of Internal Medicine “AOU Maggiore della Carità”, Novara Bellan, Mattia; ...
Background Cirrhotic cardiomyopathy is characterized by a set of cardiovascular modifications observed in advanced chronic liver disease. The aim of this study was to investigate cardiovascular altera...
48 Cardiac dysfunction in cirrhotic portal hypertension with or without ascites
Dadhich, Sunil; Dr Sampurnanand Medical College Goswami, Amitava; Dr Sampurnanand Medical College Ja...
Background Alteration of cardiovascular functions in patients with liver cirrhosis has been described and it correlates with severity of hepatic failure. But cardiac functions by conventional 2-dimens...
49 Changes in serum transforming growth factor-β1 levels in chronic hepatitis C patients under antiviral therapy
Kotsiri, Ioanna Hadziyannis, Emilia Georgiou, Anastasia Papageorgiou, Maria-Vasiliki Vlachogiannakos...
Background Several cytokines including transforming growth factor (TGF)-β1 have been suggested to be involved in the pathogenesis of fibrosis in chronic hepatitis C. We examined the changes of TGF-β1 ...
50 Choice of sedation and its impact on adenoma detection rate in screening colonoscopies
Nakshabendi, Rahman; University of Florida College of Medicine-Jacksonville, Jacksonville, FL, USA B...
Background Studies have demonstrated that the use of sedation (regardless of type) increases polyp detection rates during colonoscopy. Compared to conscious sedation (CS), propofol sedation (PS) has l...