J E Dominguez-Munoz
Dominguez Munoz J. Diagnosis of chronic pancreatitis: Functional testing. Best Pract Res Clin Gastroenterol. 2010;24:233-41 pubmed publisher
..This article reviews the different pancreatic function tests commercially available and their role in clinical practice. ..
Dominguez Munoz J, Iglesias Garcia J. Oral pancreatic enzyme substitution therapy in chronic pancreatitis: is clinical response an appropriate marker for evaluation of therapeutic efficacy?. JOP. 2010;11:158-62 pubmed
..An appropriate clinical response to enzyme substitution therapy does not allow the prediction of a normal nutritional status in patients with chronic pancreatitis. ..
Dominguez Munoz J, D Hardt P, Lerch M, Löhr M. Potential for Screening for Pancreatic Exocrine Insufficiency Using the Fecal Elastase-1 Test. Dig Dis Sci. 2017;62:1119-1130 pubmed publisher
..Although it cannot be considered the gold-standard method for the functional diagnosis of PEI, the advantages of the FE-1 test make it a very appropriate test for screening patients who may be at risk of this disorder. ..
Dominguez Muñoz J, Nieto Garcia L, López Díaz J, Larino Noia J, Abdulkader I, Iglesias Garcia J. Impact of the treatment of pancreatic exocrine insufficiency on survival of patients with unresectable pancreatic cancer: a retrospective analysis. BMC Cancer. 2018;18:534 pubmed publisher
..This finding should guide future prospective clinical trials of similar interventions. ..