Kalpesh Thakkar

Summary

Affiliation: Texas Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Complications of pediatric colonoscopy: a five-year multicenter experience
    Kalpesh Thakkar
    Section of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Texas Children s Hospital and Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 6:515-20. 2008
  2. doi request reprint Colorectal polyps in childhood
    Kalpesh Thakkar
    The Section of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition at Texas Children s Hospital, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Curr Opin Pediatr 24:632-7. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Prevalence of colorectal polyps in pediatric colonoscopy
    Kalpesh Thakkar
    The Section of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Texas Children s Hospital and Baylor College of Medicine, 6621 Fannin St CCC 1010, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Dig Dis Sci 57:1050-5. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Repeat endoscopy affects patient management in pediatric inflammatory bowel disease
    Kalpesh Thakkar
    Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Am J Gastroenterol 104:722-7. 2009
  5. pmc Diagnostic yield of oesophagogastroduodenoscopy in children with abdominal pain
    K Thakkar
    The Section of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition at Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 30:662-9. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Gastroesophageal reflux and asthma in children: a systematic review
    Kalpesh Thakkar
    Section of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition, Baylor College of Medicine, 6621 Fannin St, CCC 1010, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Pediatrics 125:e925-30. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Impact of endoscopy on management of chronic abdominal pain in children
    Kalpesh Thakkar
    The Section of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition at Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Dig Dis Sci 56:488-93. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint Complications of pediatric EGD: a 4-year experience in PEDS-CORI
    Kalpesh Thakkar
    Section of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Department of Hepatology and Nutrition, Texas Children s Hospital and Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Gastrointest Endosc 65:213-21. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint EGD in children with abdominal pain: a systematic review
    Kalpesh Thakkar
    The Section of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Am J Gastroenterol 102:654-61. 2007

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. doi request reprint Complications of pediatric colonoscopy: a five-year multicenter experience
    Kalpesh Thakkar
    Section of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Texas Children s Hospital and Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 6:515-20. 2008
  2. doi request reprint Colorectal polyps in childhood
    Kalpesh Thakkar
    The Section of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition at Texas Children s Hospital, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Curr Opin Pediatr 24:632-7. 2012
    ..This review updates the information on colorectal polyps and summarizes the recent advances in genetics, diagnosis, and treatment of polyps in the large intestine...
  3. doi request reprint Prevalence of colorectal polyps in pediatric colonoscopy
    Kalpesh Thakkar
    The Section of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Texas Children s Hospital and Baylor College of Medicine, 6621 Fannin St CCC 1010, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Dig Dis Sci 57:1050-5. 2012
    ..The available data regarding the prevalence, types, and clinical determinants of colonic polyps in children is limited...
  4. doi request reprint Repeat endoscopy affects patient management in pediatric inflammatory bowel disease
    Kalpesh Thakkar
    Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Am J Gastroenterol 104:722-7. 2009
    ..The utility of repeat endoscopy for the management of pediatric IBD has not been subject to investigation. The frequency and determinants of changes in medical management resulting from endoscopy are unknown...
  5. pmc Diagnostic yield of oesophagogastroduodenoscopy in children with abdominal pain
    K Thakkar
    The Section of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition at Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 30:662-9. 2009
    ..Abdominal pain is the most common indication for oesophagogastroduodenoscopy (OGD) in children. However, existing studies examining the diagnostic outcomes of OGD in children with abdominal pain are limited...
  6. doi request reprint Gastroesophageal reflux and asthma in children: a systematic review
    Kalpesh Thakkar
    Section of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition, Baylor College of Medicine, 6621 Fannin St, CCC 1010, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Pediatrics 125:e925-30. 2010
    ..The relationship between gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) and asthma in children has been investigated; however, the nature of the association (if any) between these 2 conditions is unclear...
  7. doi request reprint Impact of endoscopy on management of chronic abdominal pain in children
    Kalpesh Thakkar
    The Section of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition at Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Dig Dis Sci 56:488-93. 2011
    ..Endoscopy is performed frequently in children with chronic abdominal pain (CAP), but its impact on clinical management is unclear...
  8. ncbi request reprint Complications of pediatric EGD: a 4-year experience in PEDS-CORI
    Kalpesh Thakkar
    Section of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Department of Hepatology and Nutrition, Texas Children s Hospital and Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Gastrointest Endosc 65:213-21. 2007
    ..Available estimates of the incidence and type of complications during pediatric EGD are inconsistent...
  9. ncbi request reprint EGD in children with abdominal pain: a systematic review
    Kalpesh Thakkar
    The Section of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Am J Gastroenterol 102:654-61. 2007
    ..We also examined the effect of EGD on change in treatment, quality of life, change in abdominal pain, and cost-effectiveness...