Rachel L West

Summary

Affiliation: Erasmus MC
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Hydrogen peroxide-enhanced three-dimensional endoanal ultrasonography and endoanal magnetic resonance imaging in evaluating perianal fistulas: agreement and patient preference
    Rachel L West
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Erasmus MC University Medical Centre Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 16:1319-24. 2004
  2. doi request reprint Immunogenicity negatively influences the outcome of adalimumab treatment in Crohn's disease
    R L West
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Erasmus MC University Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 28:1122-6. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint The effect of neo-rectal wall properties on functional outcome after colonic J-pouch-anal anastomosis
    Martijn P Gosselink
    Colorectal Research Group of the Department of Surgery, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Colorectal Dis 22:1353-60. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Integrity of the anal sphincters after pouch-anal anastomosis: evaluation with three-dimensional endoanal ultrasonography
    Martijn P Gosselink
    Department of Surgery, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Dis Colon Rectum 48:1728-35. 2005
  5. doi request reprint Detection of anal sphincter defects in female patients with fecal incontinence: a comparison of 3-dimensional transperineal ultrasound and 2-dimensional endoanal ultrasound
    Daniella M J Oom
    Department of Surgery, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Dis Colon Rectum 55:646-52. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Stimulation of defecation: effects of coffee use and nicotine on rectal tone and visceral sensitivity
    Cornelius E J Sloots
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Erasmus Medical Centre, Rotterdam
    Scand J Gastroenterol 40:808-13. 2005
  7. doi request reprint Impact of double-balloon enteroscopy findings on the management of Crohn's disease
    Peter B F Mensink
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Erasmus MC University Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Scand J Gastroenterol 45:483-9. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Volume measurements of the anal sphincter complex in healthy controls and fecal-incontinent patients with a three-dimensional reconstruction of endoanal ultrasonography images
    Rachel L West
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Erasmus MC University Medical Center Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Dis Colon Rectum 48:540-8. 2005

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  1. ncbi request reprint Hydrogen peroxide-enhanced three-dimensional endoanal ultrasonography and endoanal magnetic resonance imaging in evaluating perianal fistulas: agreement and patient preference
    Rachel L West
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Erasmus MC University Medical Centre Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 16:1319-24. 2004
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  2. doi request reprint Immunogenicity negatively influences the outcome of adalimumab treatment in Crohn's disease
    R L West
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Erasmus MC University Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 28:1122-6. 2008
    ..Adalimumab is an effective treatment in patients with Crohn's disease; as it is a humanized anti-tumour necrosis factor monoclonal antibody, immunogenicity is thought not to be of any significance...
  3. ncbi request reprint The effect of neo-rectal wall properties on functional outcome after colonic J-pouch-anal anastomosis
    Martijn P Gosselink
    Colorectal Research Group of the Department of Surgery, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Colorectal Dis 22:1353-60. 2007
    ..However, CPAA patients may have impaired continence despite adequate sphincter function. The present study was designed to identify those factors, which contribute to the functional outcome after a handsewn CPAA...
  4. ncbi request reprint Integrity of the anal sphincters after pouch-anal anastomosis: evaluation with three-dimensional endoanal ultrasonography
    Martijn P Gosselink
    Department of Surgery, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Dis Colon Rectum 48:1728-35. 2005
    ..For this purpose the anal sphincters were visualized with three-dimensional endoanal ultrasonography...
  5. doi request reprint Detection of anal sphincter defects in female patients with fecal incontinence: a comparison of 3-dimensional transperineal ultrasound and 2-dimensional endoanal ultrasound
    Daniella M J Oom
    Department of Surgery, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Dis Colon Rectum 55:646-52. 2012
    ..Recently, 3-dimensional transperineal ultrasound has been introduced as a noninvasive imaging method for the detection of these sphincter defects...
  6. ncbi request reprint Stimulation of defecation: effects of coffee use and nicotine on rectal tone and visceral sensitivity
    Cornelius E J Sloots
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Erasmus Medical Centre, Rotterdam
    Scand J Gastroenterol 40:808-13. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the effects of coffee and nicotine on rectal tone, compliance and sensitivity...
  7. doi request reprint Impact of double-balloon enteroscopy findings on the management of Crohn's disease
    Peter B F Mensink
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Erasmus MC University Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Scand J Gastroenterol 45:483-9. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the use of DBE for detecting small-bowel lesions in CD patients suspected of having small-bowel involvement. Furthermore, the clinical impact of adjusting treatment in these patients was assessed...
  8. ncbi request reprint Volume measurements of the anal sphincter complex in healthy controls and fecal-incontinent patients with a three-dimensional reconstruction of endoanal ultrasonography images
    Rachel L West
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Erasmus MC University Medical Center Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Dis Colon Rectum 48:540-8. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to determine sphincter volume, length, and external anal sphincter thickness in healthy controls and fecal incontinent patients by use of a three-dimensional reconstruction of endoanal ultrasonography images...