Research Topics

Thomas Abell


Affiliation: University of Louisville
Country: USA


  1. Liaquat H, Ashat M, Stocker A, McElmurray L, Beatty K, Abell T, et al. Clinical Efficacy of Serum-Derived Bovine Immunoglobulin in Patients With Refractory Inflammatory Bowel Disease. Am J Med Sci. 2018;356:531-536 pubmed publisher
    ..Increased duration, dosage and/or frequency of SBI might provide additional symptom improvement and could be tested through controlled clinical trials with larger sample sizes and longer follow-up. ..
  2. Atassi H, Abell T. Gastric Electrical Stimulator for Treatment of Gastroparesis. Gastrointest Endosc Clin N Am. 2019;29:71-83 pubmed publisher
    ..This article discusses the history of gastric electrical stimulation and its use in clinical practice to help those suffering from gastroparesis that is refractory to conservative medical management. ..
  3. O Grady G, Abell T. Gastric arrhythmias in gastroparesis: low- and high-resolution mapping of gastric electrical activity. Gastroenterol Clin North Am. 2015;44:169-84 pubmed publisher
    ..However, HR mapping is invasive, and low-resolution approaches are being assessed as bridging techniques until endoscopic mapping is achieved. ..
  4. Krishnasamy S, Abell T. Diabetic Gastroparesis: Principles and Current Trends in Management. Diabetes Ther. 2018;: pubmed publisher
    ..As is true of any of the diabetic complications, prevention of DGp by early and optimal glycemic control is more cost-effective. Hansa Medcell, India. ..
  5. Agrawal A, Francis S, Deveneau N, Jain S, Abrasley C, McNeese J, et al. Gastric Electrical Stimulation and Sacral Electrical Stimulation: A Long-Term Follow-Up Study of Dual-Device Treatment. Dig Dis Sci. 2016;61:176-80 pubmed publisher
    ..The implantation of two stimulators appears to be safe and effective to improve patients' quality of life for those with upper GI symptoms, bowel problems, and bladder dysfunction. ..
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    Shah H, Wendorf G, Ahmed S, McElmurray L, Lahr C, Hughes M, et al. Treating an oft-unrecognized and troublesome entity: using gastric electrical stimulation to reduce symptoms of malignancy-associated gastroparesis. Support Care Cancer. 2017;25:27-31 pubmed
    ..Prospective studies of MAG using temporary and permanent GES may be warranted. ..
  7. Cutts T, Holmes S, Kedar A, Beatty K, K Mohammad M, Abell T. Twenty-five years of advocacy for patients with gastroparesis: support group therapy and patient reported outcome tool development. BMC Gastroenterol. 2016;16:107 pubmed publisher