M Saps

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Affiliation: Children's Memorial Hospital
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Seasonal patterns of abdominal pain consultations among adults and children
    Miguel Saps
    Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Children s Memorial Hospital, Northwestern School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 56:290-6. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint Abdominal pain and functional gastrointestinal disorders in children with celiac disease
    Miguel Saps
    Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Children s Memorial Hospital, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Pediatr 162:505-9. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Parental report of abdominal pain and abdominal pain-related functional gastrointestinal disorders from a community survey
    Miguel Saps
    Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Children s Memorial Hospital, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60614, USA
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 55:707-10. 2012
  4. pmc Multicenter, randomized, placebo-controlled trial of amitriptyline in children with functional gastrointestinal disorders
    Miguel Saps
    Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition, Children s Memorial Hospital, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois 60614, USA
    Gastroenterology 137:1261-9. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Rotavirus gastroenteritis: precursor of functional gastrointestinal disorders?
    M Saps
    Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Children s Memorial Hospital, Italy
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 49:580-3. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Henoch-Schonlein purpura leads to functional gastrointestinal disorders
    Miguel Saps
    Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Children s Memorial Hospital, Northwestern University, 2300 N Children s Plaza, PO Box 57, Chicago, IL 60614, USA
    Dig Dis Sci 56:1789-93. 2011
  7. doi request reprint A prospective school-based study of abdominal pain and other common somatic complaints in children
    Miguel Saps
    Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Children s Memorial Hospital, Northwestern University s Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Pediatr 154:322-6. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Post-infectious functional gastrointestinal disorders in children
    Miguel Saps
    Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Children s Memorial Hospital, Chicago, IL 60614, USA
    J Pediatr 152:812-6, 816.e1. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Seasonal variation in the presentation of abdominal pain
    M Saps
    Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Children s Memorial Hospital, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60614, USA
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 46:279-84. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Cost and consultation patterns of abdominal pain in Uruguayan children
    Miguel Saps
    Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Children s Memorial Hospital, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60614, USA
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 46:159-63. 2008

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  1. ncbi request reprint Seasonal patterns of abdominal pain consultations among adults and children
    Miguel Saps
    Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Children s Memorial Hospital, Northwestern School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 56:290-6. 2013
    ..The aim of the study was to investigate whether a seasonal variation in abdominal pain consultation patterns exists among adults and children...
  2. ncbi request reprint Abdominal pain and functional gastrointestinal disorders in children with celiac disease
    Miguel Saps
    Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Children s Memorial Hospital, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Pediatr 162:505-9. 2013
    ..To assess whether patients with celiac disease (CD) are more likely than controls to develop abdominal pain (AP) and AP-associated functional gastrointestinal disorders (FGID) in long-term follow-up...
  3. doi request reprint Parental report of abdominal pain and abdominal pain-related functional gastrointestinal disorders from a community survey
    Miguel Saps
    Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Children s Memorial Hospital, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60614, USA
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 55:707-10. 2012
    ..The aim was to assess parental reports of AP symptoms in a population of healthy community children...
  4. pmc Multicenter, randomized, placebo-controlled trial of amitriptyline in children with functional gastrointestinal disorders
    Miguel Saps
    Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition, Children s Memorial Hospital, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois 60614, USA
    Gastroenterology 137:1261-9. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the efficacy of amitriptyline in children with pain-predominant functional gastrointestinal disorders...
  5. doi request reprint Rotavirus gastroenteritis: precursor of functional gastrointestinal disorders?
    M Saps
    Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Children s Memorial Hospital, Italy
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 49:580-3. 2009
    ..The aim of the study was to investigate the development of FGIDs following an episode of acute rotavirus gastroenteritis in children. This is the first pediatric multicenter study designed to assess postviral AP-FGIDs...
  6. doi request reprint Henoch-Schonlein purpura leads to functional gastrointestinal disorders
    Miguel Saps
    Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Children s Memorial Hospital, Northwestern University, 2300 N Children s Plaza, PO Box 57, Chicago, IL 60614, USA
    Dig Dis Sci 56:1789-93. 2011
    ..Henoch-Schonlein purpura is a vaculitis that causes an inflammatory insult to the intestinal mucosa...
  7. doi request reprint A prospective school-based study of abdominal pain and other common somatic complaints in children
    Miguel Saps
    Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Children s Memorial Hospital, Northwestern University s Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Pediatr 154:322-6. 2009
    ..To determine the prevalence and impact of pediatric abdominal pain (AP)...
  8. doi request reprint Post-infectious functional gastrointestinal disorders in children
    Miguel Saps
    Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Children s Memorial Hospital, Chicago, IL 60614, USA
    J Pediatr 152:812-6, 816.e1. 2008
    ..To investigate the development of functional gastrointestinal disorders (FGIDs) after an episode of acute bacterial gastroenteritis (AGE) in children...
  9. doi request reprint Seasonal variation in the presentation of abdominal pain
    M Saps
    Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Children s Memorial Hospital, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60614, USA
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 46:279-84. 2008
    ..We hypothesize the presence of a seasonal variation in AP consultations with a winter predominance...
  10. doi request reprint Cost and consultation patterns of abdominal pain in Uruguayan children
    Miguel Saps
    Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Children s Memorial Hospital, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60614, USA
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 46:159-63. 2008
    ..Children with abdominal pain (AP) have worse quality of life and poorer social functioning and school attendance than their healthy peers. This is the first investigation of consultation patterns and costs of AP in South American children...
  11. doi request reprint Early life events: infants with pyloric stenosis have a higher risk of developing chronic abdominal pain in childhood
    Miquel Saps
    Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Children s Memorial Hospital, Chicago, IL 60614, USA
    J Pediatr 159:551-4.e1. 2011
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  12. doi request reprint Cow's-milk allergy is a risk factor for the development of FGIDs in children
    Miguel Saps
    Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition, Gastrointestinal Motility and Functional Bowel Disorders Program, Children s Memorial Hospital, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 52:166-9. 2011
    ..We hypothesized that noninfectious causes of inflammation affecting the gastrointestinal (GI) tract early in life, such as cow's-milk allergy (CMA), can predispose to the development of FGIDs later in childhood...
  13. doi request reprint Obesity predicts persistence of pain in children with functional gastrointestinal disorders
    S Bonilla
    Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Children s Memorial Hospital, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60614, USA
    Int J Obes (Lond) 35:517-21. 2011
    ..We hypothesized that obesity is associated with a poor long-term prognosis in children with FGIDs...
  14. ncbi request reprint Factors influencing functional abdominal pain in children
    Ashis V Barad
    Children s Memorial Hospital, Northwestern University, 700 West Fullerton Avenue, Box 57, Chicago, IL 60614, USA
    Curr Gastroenterol Rep 10:294-301. 2008
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  15. ncbi request reprint A prospective community-based study of gastroenterological symptoms in school-age children
    Miguel Saps
    Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 43:477-82. 2006
    ..Current knowledge on the prevalence of common gastrointestinal (GI) problems is based on office-based samples or retrospective questionnaires, leading to possible bias and inaccurate estimates...
  16. ncbi request reprint Assessment of commonly used pediatric stool scales: a pilot study
    M Saps
    Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Ann and Robert H Lurie Children s Hospital of Chicago, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, United States
    Rev Gastroenterol Mex 78:151-8. 2013
    ..These scales have not been validated in children. 3-D stool scale models may be better adapted to the child's development...
  17. doi request reprint Early life events predispose the onset of childhood functional gastrointestinal disorders
    S Bonilla
    Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Rev Gastroenterol Mex 78:82-91. 2013
    ..Early life events including gastrointestinal inflammation, trauma, and stress may result in maladaptive responses that could lead to the development of chronic pain conditions such as FGIDs...
  18. ncbi request reprint Recurrent headaches in children: an epidemiological survey of two middle schools in inner city Chicago
    Yaw A Nyame
    Department of Pediatric Anesthesiology Children s Memorial Hospital, Northwestern University s Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois 60614, USA
    Pain Pract 10:214-21. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to longitudinally evaluate the epidemiological characteristics of headaches in a school-based, community setting and to determine the impact of headache symptoms on the health of children...
  19. doi request reprint Pharmacotherapy for functional gastrointestinal disorders in children
    Miguel Saps
    Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Children s Memorial Hospital, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 48:S101-3. 2009
    ..This article reviews the pediatric studies that have addressed pharmacotherapy in children with pain predominant functional gastrointestinal disorders...
  20. ncbi request reprint Chronic abdominal pain of functional origin in children
    Miguel Saps
    Department of Pediatrics, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, USA
    Pediatr Ann 35:246, 249-56. 2006
    ..In the meantime, it is our duty as practitioners to keep updated and receptive to the needs of patients and families to reduce patient suffering, improve functioning, and control the costs to society...
  21. ncbi request reprint Interobserver and intraobserver reliability of the Rome II criteria in children
    Miguel Saps
    Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition, Department of Pediatrics, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Am J Gastroenterol 100:2079-82. 2005
    ..The interobserver reliability for the DSM-IV, another symptom-based criteria is considered almost perfect in multiple studies. There are no studies assessing the reliability of the Rome II criteria in children...
  22. ncbi request reprint Pathophysiology and management of pediatric ascites
    Mahmoud Sabri
    Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh, 3705 Fifth Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Curr Gastroenterol Rep 5:240-6. 2003
    ..Although treatment of ascites fails to improve survival, it benefits quality of life and limits the development of such complications as spontaneous bacterial peritonitis...
  23. ncbi request reprint From Babel to Rome: are we there yet?
    Miguel Saps
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 41:286-8. 2005
  24. ncbi request reprint Gastric suction in newborns: guilty as charged or innocent bystander?
    Carlo Di Lorenzo
    J Pediatr 144:417-20. 2004