G G Ginsberg
Affiliation: University of Pennsylvania
- Endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatographyG G Ginsberg
Gastroenterology Division, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
Endoscopy 39:1010-2. 2007
- ERCP topicsG G Ginsberg
Endoscopic Services, Gastroenterology Division, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Endoscopy 37:1089-93. 2005
- Intraprocedural steps to enhance efficiencyGregory G Ginsberg
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 3400 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA 10104, USA
Gastrointest Endosc Clin N Am 14:635-45, vii. 2004..The limitations to enhancing efficiency are presented. Strategies for incorporating contributors to efficiency including techniques, technologies, accessories, and attitudes are presented...
- Endosonography is superior to angiography in the preoperative assessment of vascular involvement among patients with pancreatic carcinomaN A Ahmad
Department of Medicine, Hospital of the University of Pennsyulvania, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia 19104-4283, USA
J Clin Gastroenterol 32:54-8. 2001..Endoscopic ultrasound is significantly more sensitive than angiography for detecting vascu lar involvement in patients with pancreatic adenocarcinoma and, thus, may improve patient selection for attempted curative resection...
- Long term survival after pancreatic resection for pancreatic adenocarcinomaN A Ahmad
Department of Medicine, Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Pennsylvania Cancer Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Am J Gastroenterol 96:2609-15. 2001....
- EUS predictors of long-term survival in esophageal carcinomaP R Pfau
Department of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia 19104-4283, USA
Gastrointest Endosc 53:463-9. 2001..EUS should be performed in all patients with esophageal cancer, not only for staging patients before therapy, but also as a valuable method of determining prognosis...
- Flexible sigmoidoscopy training and its impact on colorectal cancer screening by primary care physiciansJ D Lewis
Division of Gastroenterology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia 19104, USA
Arch Fam Med 9:420-5. 2000..Colorectal cancer is an ideal disease for prevention with screening programs. Efforts to increase compliance with screening recommendations have included training primary care physicians to perform flexible sigmoidoscopy...
- Accuracy of EUS in the evaluation of Barrett's esophagus and high-grade dysplasia or intramucosal carcinomaI A Scotiniotis
Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Pathology, and Department of Surgery, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
Gastrointest Endosc 54:689-96. 2001..Patients should be evaluated with EUS when nonoperative therapy is contemplated...
- Toxicity of photodynamic therapy after combined external beam radiotherapy and intraluminal brachytherapy for carcinoma of the upper aerodigestive tractN J Sanfilippo
Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
Lasers Surg Med 28:278-81. 2001..CONCLUSION: Patients with upper aerodigestive tract carcinoma who have received treatment with both external beam irradiation and IB seem to be at higher risk for complications when treated with PDT...
- Can EUS alone differentiate between malignant and benign cystic lesions of the pancreas?N A Ahmad
Department of Medicine, and Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia 19104 4283, USA
Am J Gastroenterol 96:3295-300. 2001..The aim of this study was to evaluate the ability of endoscopic ultrasound (EUS) alone to predict and differentiate malignant from benign cystic lesions of the pancreas...
- Long-term patency of experimental magnetic compression gastroenteric anastomoses achieved with covered stentsC Cope
Section of Interventional Radiology and the Division of Gastroenterology, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philladelphia 1904, USA
Gastrointest Endosc 53:780-4. 2001..CONCLUSION: Peroral creation of a stented magnetic compression GEA is safe and provides long-term patency. This technique may be potentially useful for managing gastric outlet obstruction caused by malignancy...
- Multicenter comparative trial of the V-scope system for therapeutic ERCPA M Joyce
Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania Health System, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
Endoscopy 38:713-6. 2006..The aim of this study was to evaluate the extent to which the V-system provides improved efficiency in comparison with conventional duodenoscope and guide wire combinations...
- Therapy insight: approaching endoscopy in anticoagulated patientsGeorge A Makar
Gastroenterology Division, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
Nat Clin Pract Gastroenterol Hepatol 3:43-52. 2006....
- Interobserver agreement among endosonographers for the diagnosis of neoplastic versus non-neoplastic pancreatic cystic lesionsNuzhat A Ahmad
Gastroenterology Division, Department of Medicine, Hospital of University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia VAMC, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 19104-4283, USA
Gastrointest Endosc 58:59-64. 2003..CONCLUSIONS: There is little more than chance interobserver agreement among experienced endosonographers for diagnosis of neoplastic versus non-neoplastic, specific type, and EUS features of pancreatic cystic lesions...
- Endoscopic management of biliary complications after adult living donor liver transplantationJanak N Shah
Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia 19104, USA
Am J Gastroenterol 99:1291-5. 2004..ERCP is useful for diagnosis, can successfully treat most LDLT-related biliary complications, and should be attempted prior to more invasive interventions...
- A randomized, controlled, double-blind trial of patient-controlled sedation with propofol/remifentanil versus midazolam/fentanyl for colonoscopyJeff E Mandel
Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
Anesth Analg 106:434-9, table of contents. 2008..We hypothesized that, by using remifentanil in conjunction with propofol and using PCS in both arms of the study, we could demonstrate marked improvements in facility use compared with fentanyl plus midazolam...
- Seeing the light: enhanced endoscopic imaging to glimpse the Holy GrailGregory G Ginsberg
Gastrointest Endosc 64:193-4. 2006
- Tissue adhesives and fibrin gluesBret Petersen
Gastrointest Endosc 60:327-33. 2004
- Acute pancreatitis after EUS-guided FNA of solid pancreatic masses: a pooled analysis from EUS centers in the United StatesMohamad A Eloubeidi
Endoscopic Ultrasound Program, University of Alabama, 1530 3rd Avenue South, ZRB 636, Birmingham, AL 35294-0007, USA
Gastrointest Endosc 60:385-9. 2004..The procedure appears to be safe when performed by experienced endosonographers. The frequency of post EUS-guided FNA pancreatitis may be underestimated by retrospective analysis...
- Creation of a gastroenteric anastomosis with endoscopy and percutaneous gastrostomy in pigsConstantin Cope
Dotter Institute, Oregon Health Sciences University, Portland, OR, USA
J Vasc Interv Radiol 19:124-8. 2008..The aim of this approach in six pigs was to replicate this procedure by using a flexible endoscopic technique. All pigs had GEAs that were well attached and fully patent...
- Palliation of malignant esophageal Dysphagia: would you like plastic or metal?Gregory G Ginsberg
Am J Gastroenterol 102:2678-9. 2007..While the stents compared equivalently for symptom relief, complications were observed more commonly in the plastic stent group...
- Excellence in endoscopy: toward practical metricsPeter B Cotton
Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina, USA
Gastrointest Endosc 63:286-91. 2006
- Endoscopic clip application devicesRam Chuttani
Gastrointest Endosc 63:746-50. 2006
- Esophageal stents: findings on esophagography in 46 patientsGregory S Anderson
Department of Radiology, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, 3400 Spruce St, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
AJR Am J Roentgenol 187:1274-9. 2006....
- Initial evaluation of a duodenoscope modified to allow guidewire fixation during ERCPMichelle C Beilstein
Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, 3400 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA 19422, USA
Gastrointest Endosc 60:284-7. 2004..Modifications made to the original prototype improved reliability of guidewire fixation...
- Endoluminal therapy for Barrett's with high-grade dysplasia and early esophageal adenocarcinomaGregory G Ginsberg
Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 1:241-5. 2003
- "Tannenbaum" Teflon stents versus traditional polyethylene stents for treatment of malignant biliary strictureMarc F Catalano
Pancreatic Biliary Center, St. Luke's Medical Center, Milwaukee, WI 53215, USA
Gastrointest Endosc 55:354-8. 2002..CONCLUSIONS: The present study demonstrated no difference in ease of implantation or stent patency between Tannenbaum and polyethylene stents...
- Efficacy, safety, and clinical outcomes of endoscopic mucosal resection: a study of 101 casesNuzhat A Ahmad
Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Hospital of University of Pennsylvania, 3400 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
Gastrointest Endosc 55:390-6. 2002..EMR changes pathologic stage in a significant number of patients. Survival data are encouraging, but long-term follow-up studies are needed...
- The argon plasma coagulator: February 2002Gregory G Ginsberg
Gastrointest Endosc 55:807-10. 2002
- Endoscopic tattooing: February 2002Gregory G Ginsberg
Gastrointest Endosc 55:811-4. 2002
- Endoscopic approaches to enteral nutritional supportJames A Disario
University of Utah Health Sciences Center, Salt Lake City 84132, USA
Gastrointest Endosc 55:901-8. 2002
- Diagnostic yield of barium enema examination after incomplete colonoscopyAlice Chong
Department of Radiology, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, 3400 Spruce St, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
Radiology 223:620-4. 2002..2%) of 158 patients after incomplete colonoscopy. CONCLUSION: Barium enema examination had a diagnostic yield of 3.2% for neoplastic lesions larger than 1 cm in the nonvisualized colon after incomplete colonoscopy...
- Wireless capsule endoscopy: August 2002Gregory G Ginsberg
Gastrointest Endosc 56:621-4. 2002
- Endoscopic enteral nutritional access devicesJohn J Bosco
Gastrointest Endosc 56:796-802. 2002
- Biliary casts after orthotopic liver transplantation: clinical factors, treatment, biochemical analysisJanak N Shah
Division of Gastroenterology, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
Am J Gastroenterol 98:1861-7. 2003..CONCLUSIONS: Biliary casts are more likely to develop in the setting of hepatic ischemia and biliary strictures. Endoscopic and percutaneous cast extraction might achieve favorable results and should be attempted before surgical therapy...
- Colonoscopy with the variable stiffness colonoscopeGregory G Ginsberg
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Gastroenterology Division, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
Gastrointest Endosc 58:579-84. 2003
- Electrosurgical generators: MAY 2003Adam Slivka
Technology Committee of the American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, USA
Gastrointest Endosc 58:656-60. 2003
- Gastrointestinal endoscopes: May 2003John J Bosco
Gastrointest Endosc 58:822-30. 2003
- The effect of lidocaine sprayed on the major duodenal papilla on the frequency of post-ERCP pancreatitisJeremy J Schwartz
Gastroenterology Division, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
Gastrointest Endosc 59:179-84. 2004..73). Ease of cannulation did not differ between the two groups. CONCLUSIONS: Lidocaine sprayed on the major papilla does not decrease the frequency of post-ERCP pancreatitis...
- Endoluminal resection for sessile neoplasia in the GI tract is associated with a low recurrence rate and a high 5-year survival rateAndrew Y Wang
Gastroenterology Division, Department of Medicine, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
Gastrointest Endosc 68:160-9. 2008..We previously reported a complete resection (CR) rate of 89% when using ELR techniques. However, the long-term efficacy of ELR for the eradication of sessile lesions, as well as patient survival after ELR, is not known...