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Management della pancreatite acuta in fase iniziale

Initial Medical Treatment of Acute Pancreatitis: American Gastroenterological Association Institute Technical Review.Vege SS, DiMagno MJ, Forsmark CE, Martel M, Barkun AN. Gastroenterology. 2018 Feb 5. [Epub ahead of print]

Acute pancreatitis (AP) was the third most common gastrointestinal diagnosis in 2012, resulting in approximately 275,000 admissions and costing about $2.6 billion.1,2 It is also the most common pancreatic disease worldwide.3 The incidence is increasing, but death rates have actually decreased in recent years to <2%.1 However, ≥50% of the deaths occur within the first 2 weeks of diagnosis.4,5 The recent revised Atlanta classification6 described mild (usually interstitial), moderately severe (local complications without persistent organ failure), and severe (persistent organ failure) AP subtypes.

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Management della terapia antitrombotica in pazienti sottoposti a procedure endoscopiche

Management of patients on antithrombotic agents undergoing emergency and elective endoscopy: joint Asian Pacific Association of Gastroenterology (APAGE) and Asian Pacific Society for Digestive Endoscopy (APSDE) practice guidelines.Chan FKL, Goh KL, Reddy N, Fujimoto K, Ho KY, Hokimoto S, Jeong YH, Kitazono T, Lee HS, Mahachai V, Tsoi KKF, Wu MS, Yan BP, Sugano K. Gut. 2018 Jan 13. [Epub ahead of print]


This Guideline is a joint official statement of the Asian Pacific Association of Gastroenterology (APAGE) and the Asian Pacific Society for Digestive Endoscopy (APSDE). It was developed in response to the increasing use of antithrombotic agents (antiplatelet agents and anticoagulants) in patients undergoing gastrointestinal (GI) endoscopy in Asia.

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Management di test epatici alterati

Guidelines on the management of abnormal liver blood tests.Newsome PN, Cramb R, Davison SM, Dillon JF, Foulerton M, Godfrey EM, Hall R, Harrower U, Hudson M, Langford A, Mackie A, Mitchell-Thain R, Sennett K, Sheron NC, Verne J, Walmsley M, Yeoman A. Gut. 2018 Jan;67(1):6-19.

These updated guidelines on the management of abnormal liver blood tests have been commissioned by the Clinical Services and Standards Committee (CSSC) of the British Society of Gastroenterology (BSG) under the auspices of the liver section of the BSG. The original guidelines, which this document supersedes, were written in 2000 and have undergone extensive revision by members of the Guidelines Development Group (GDG).

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Consensus su entero-RM e entero-TC nel morbo di Crohn

Consensus Recommendations for Evaluation, Interpretation, and Utilization of Computed Tomography and Magnetic Resonance Enterography in Patients With Small Bowel Crohn's Disease.Bruining DH, Zimmermann EM, Loftus EV Jr., Sandborn WJ, Sauer CG, Strong SA; Society of Abdominal Radiology Crohn’s Disease-Focused Panel. Gastroenterology. 2017 Dec 30. [Epub ahead of print]

Computed tomography and magnetic resonance enterography have become routine small bowel imaging tests to evaluate patients with established or suspected Crohn's disease, but the interpretation and use of these imaging modalities can vary widely.

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Standard di qualità nell’endoscopia alta

Quality standards in upper gastrointestinal endoscopy: a position statement of the British Society of Gastroenterology (BSG) and  Association of Upper Gastrointestinal Surgeons of Great Britain and  Ireland (AUGIS).  Sabina Beg, Krish Ragunath, Andrew Wyman, Matthew Banks, Nigel Trudgill,  Mark D Pritchard, Stuart Riley, John Anderson, Helen Griffiths, Pradeep  Bhandari, Phillip Kaye, Andrew Veitch  Gut 2017; 66:1886-1899

This document represents the first position statement produced by the British Society of Gastroenterology and Association of Upper Gastrointestinal Surgeons of Great Britain and Ireland, setting out the minimum expected standards in diagnostic upper gastrointestinal endoscopy.

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