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pancreatites guideline

Kumar Krishnan
PURPOSE OF REVIEW: Acute pancreatitis is one of the most common causes for hospitalization related to a gastrointestinal disorder. It carries significant morbidity, and when severe, significant mortality. Multiple interventions have been studied to treat pancreatitis. Of all these interventions, none is more important or impactful than nutrition. RECENT FINDINGS: High-quality evidence along with society guidelines have recommended the use of enteral nutrition over parenteral nutrition in patients with pancreatitis...
March 2017: Current Opinion in Gastroenterology
M M Lerch, J Mayerle
The German Journal of Gastroenterology celebrates its fifties anniversary in 2013. Over half a century original studies, reviews and guidelines covering the topics of acute and chronic pancreatitis as well as pancreatic cancer have assumed a prominent role on its pages. Already in the first edition of the Journal Haemmerli and Hefti have summarized the Zurich experience with chronic pancreatitis and provided a detailed state-of-the-art review for the year 1963. 50 years later the current guidelines of the German Society of Digestive and Metabolic Diseases (DGVS) have been published in the same Journal and allow to summarize the scientific progress over this period...
April 2013: Zeitschrift Für Gastroenterologie
Paolo De Rai, Alessandro Zerbi, Laura Castoldi, Claudio Bassi, Luca Frulloni, Generoso Uomo, Armando Gabbrielli, Raffaele Pezzilli, Giorgio Cavallini, Valerio Di Carlo
OBJECTIVE: This study aimed to evaluate the surgical treatment of acute pancreatitis in Italy and to assess compliance with international guidelines. METHODS: A series of 1173 patients in 56 hospitals were prospectively enrolled and their data analysed. RESULTS: Twenty-nine patients with severe pancreatitis underwent surgical intervention. Necrosectomy was performed in 26 patients, associated with postoperative lavage in 70% of cases. A feeding jejunostomy was added in 37% of cases...
November 2010: HPB: the Official Journal of the International Hepato Pancreato Biliary Association
Tamás Takács, Annamária Szabolcs, Péter Hegyi, Zoltán Rakonczay, Gyula Farkas
UNLABELLED: Epidemiological data analysis of a tertiary (regional) medical and surgical center. Diagnostic and therapeutic standards of patients with acute pancreatitis have changed significantly in the last few decades. Progress in laboratory and imaging diagnostics and achievements in experimental research resulted in a significant modification of the guidelines related to the care of pancreatitic patients. The aim was to analyse and compare the data of patients with acute pancreatitis treated in 1996 (period I) and 2004 (period II) at the Departments of Internal Medicine and Surgery, University of Szeged, to evaluate the concordance with international guidelines during medical and surgical treatment...
April 6, 2008: Orvosi Hetilap
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