Summary: Creation of an artificial external opening into the stomach for nutritional support or gastrointestinal compression.
Publications365 found, 100 shown here
- Pancreatogastrostomy with gastric partition after pylorus-preserving pancreatoduodenectomy versus conventional pancreatojejunostomy: a prospective randomized studyLaureano Fernandez-Cruz
ICMDM Department of Surgery, Hospital Clinic de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
Ann Surg 248:930-8. 2008....
- Pectoralis major myocutaneous flap vs revascularized free tissue transfer: complications, gastrostomy tube dependence, and hospitalizationDouglas B Chepeha
Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 48109 0312, USA
Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 130:181-6. 2004To evaluate the factors related to surgical complications, rate of gastrostomy tube (G-tube) dependence, and hospitalization in patients undergoing reconstruction with a pectoralis myocutaneous flap vs a soft-tissue revascularized flap.
- Reconstruction by pancreaticojejunostomy versus pancreaticogastrostomy following pancreatectomy: results of a comparative studyClaudio Bassi
Surgical and Gastroenterological Department, Endocrine and Pancreatic Unit, Hospital G B Rossi, University of Verona, 37134 Verona, Italy
Ann Surg 242:767-71, discussion 771-3. 2005..To compare the results of pancreaticogastrostomy versus pancreaticojejunostomy following pancreaticoduodenectomy in a prospective and randomized setting...
- Practical approach to paediatric enteral nutrition: a comment by the ESPGHAN committee on nutritionChristian Braegger
University Children s Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland
J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 51:110-22. 2010..An anticipated duration of enteral nutrition (EN) exceeding 4 to 6 weeks is an indication for gastrostomy or enterostomy...
- ESPEN guidelines on artificial enteral nutrition--percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG)Chr Löser
Medical Department, Rotes Kreuz Krankenhaus Kassel, 34121 Kassel, Germany
Clin Nutr 24:848-61. 2005
- EUS-guided hepaticogastrostomy with a fully covered metal stent as the biliary diversion technique for an occluded biliary metal stent after a failed ERCP (with videos)Do Hyun Park
Department of Internal Medicine, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Asan Medical Center, Seoul, South Korea
Gastrointest Endosc 71:413-9. 2010..Percutaneous transhepatic biliary drainage (PTBD) may be the last resort for an occluded biliary metal stent when the ERCP was unsuccessful...
- Impact of gastrostomy tube feeding on the quality of life of carers of children with cerebral palsyPeter B Sullivan
Department of Paediatrics, John Radcliffe Hospital, University of Oxford, Oxford OX3 9DU, UK
Dev Med Child Neurol 46:796-800. 2004The aim of this prospective cohort study was to evaluate the impact of gastrostomy tube feeding on the quality of life of carers of children with cerebral palsy (CP)...
- Effect of body mass index on chemoradiation outcomes in head and neck cancerTheodore R McRackan
Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina 29725, USA
Laryngoscope 118:1180-5. 2008..To investigate the association between initial body mass index (BMI) and chemoradiation therapy (CRT) outcomes in head and neck cancer patients...
- Mental incapacity in hospitalised patients undergoing percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy insertionM Rahman
Wycombe Hospital, Queen Alexandra Road, High Wycombe, Bucks HP11 2TT, United Kingdom
Clin Nutr 31:224-9. 2012Decisions to insert percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) tubes may be difficult because patients have serious underlying disease, and the procedure has associated risks...
- Lactobacillus rhamnosus GG decreases lipopolysaccharide-induced systemic inflammation in a gastrostomy-fed infant rat modelLiyan Zhang
Department of Neonatology, Fujian Provincial Maternity and Children Health Hospital, Fuzhou, Fujian Province, China, 350001
J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 42:545-52. 2006A gastrostomy-fed rat infant "pup-in-a-cup" model was used to test the hypothesis that enterally administered Lactobacillus rhamnosus GG (LGG) decreases the proinflammatory response induced by Escherichia coli ..
- Why parents of children with neurodevelopmental disabilities requiring gastrostomy feeding need more supportGillian M Craig
Institute of Child Health, London, UK
Dev Med Child Neurol 45:183-8. 2003This was a qualitative research study of parental perceptions of gastrostomy feeding before surgery using an in-depth interview in the parental home to examine the factors parents consider when gastrostomy feeding is recommended and to ..
- Enteral nutrition during the treatment of head and neck carcinoma: is a percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy tube preferable to a nasogastric tube?T M Mekhail
Department of Hematology and Medical Oncology, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
Cancer 91:1785-90. 2001..Patient preference has resulted in the increasing use of percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) tubes rather than nasogastric (NG) tubes...
- Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy does not prolong survival in patients with dementiaLynne M Murphy
Gastroenterology Hepatology Nutrition Section, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Washington, DC 20422, USA
Arch Intern Med 163:1351-3. 2003Artificial feeding by a percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) tube in patients with dementia has increased since the introduction of the endoscopic method of tube placement...
- Local infection after placement of percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy tubes: a prospective study evaluating risk factorsY Zopf
Department of Medicine, Friedrich Alexander University, Erlangen, Germany
Can J Gastroenterol 22:987-91. 2008Due to its high efficacy and technical simplicity, percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) has gained wide-spread use...
- Metastatic spread to a percutaneous gastrostomy site from head and neck cancer: case report and literature reviewThomas V Mincheff
Department of Surgery, Carolina Pines Regional Medical Center, Hartsville, South Carolina, USA
JSLS 9:466-71. 2005The placement of percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy tubes is a common procedure in patients with head and neck cancer who require adequate nutrition because of the inability to swallow before or after surgery and adjuvant therapies...
- Effects of gastric acidity on peristomal infection after percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy placementH Ono
Department of Internal Medicine, Seiwa Memorial Hospital, Sapporo, Japan
J Hosp Infect 76:42-5. 2010Peristomal infection is a common complication following percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) placement...
- Percutaneous radiologic gastrostomy with a simplified gastropexy technique under ultrasonographic and fluoroscopic guidance: experience in 154 patientsT Lorentzen
Department of Radiology, Section for Ultrasound, and Department of Gastrointestinal Surgery, Copenhagen University Hospital at Herlev, Herlev, Denmark
Acta Radiol 48:13-9. 2007To evaluate the effectiveness and safety of percutaneous radiologic gastrostomy (PRG) under ultrasonographic (US) and fluoroscopic guidance using a simplified gastropexy technique.
- Risk factors for complications and mortality of percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy: a multicenter, retrospective studyChanghyun Lee
Department of Internal Medicine and Healthcare Research Institute, Healthcare System Gangnam Center, Seoul National University Hospital, Seoul, Republic of Korea
Surg Endosc 27:3806-15. 2013Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) is performed to provide nutrition to patients with swallowing difficulties. A multicenter study was conducted to evaluate the predictors of complications and mortality after PEG placement.
- Acid and duodenogastroesophageal reflux after esophagectomy with gastric tube reconstructionNorihiro Yuasa
Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, Nagoya, Japan
Am J Gastroenterol 100:1021-7. 2005..The aim of this study is to evaluate acid reflux and duodenogastroesophageal reflux after esophagectomy with gastric tube reconstruction...
- Complications after percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy in a prospective studyJohn Blomberg
Department of Molecular Medicine and Surgery, Karolinska Institutet, Upper Gastrointestinal Research, Stockholm, Sweden
Scand J Gastroenterol 47:737-42. 2012Insertion of a percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) is an increasingly common procedure in patients with nutritional needs and dysphagia...
- Early percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy insertion maintains nutritional state in patients with aerodigestive tract cancerKarl T Beer
Department of Radiation Oncology, University Hospital, Bern, Switzerland
Nutr Cancer 52:29-34. 2005..We compared clinical outcome with percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) tube feeding begun at two different time points...
- Effect of oral nutritional supplementation on weight loss and percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy tube rates in patients treated with radiotherapy for oropharyngeal carcinomaHaidy Lee
Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Virginia Medical Center, Charlottesville, VA 22908 800383, USA
Support Care Cancer 16:285-9. 2008..if providing complimentary oral nutritional supplementation for patients undergoing definitive radiation therapy for oropharyngeal carcinoma reduced weight loss and the need for percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) tube placement.
- Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy; evidence of different prognosis in various patient subgroupsEphraim Rimon
Department of Geriatrics, Gastroenterological Division, Kaplan Harzfeld Medical Center, Rehovot, Israel
Age Ageing 34:353-7. 2005As there are no prospective randomised trials about percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) insertion, the medical staff and caregivers encounter great difficulty in deciding when and if to perform this procedure.
- Albumin and C-reactive protein levels predict short-term mortality after percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy in a prospective cohort studyJohn Blomberg
Upper Gastrointestinal Research, Department of Molecular Medicine and Surgery, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
Gastrointest Endosc 73:29-36. 2011Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) is a procedure with many complications that sometimes can be devastating. To give better advice to patients referred for PEG regarding risk of complications, important risk factors should be known.
- Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy feeding in nursing homes: relatives' perceptionsAilsa M Brotherton
University of Central Lancashire, Preston, UK
Clin Nurs Res 16:350-69. 2007..study is to explore the experiences of relatives of nursing home residents receiving percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy feeding...
- Predicting outcomes and complications of percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomyF A F Figueiredo
Gastroenterology Department, University of the State of Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Endoscopy 39:333-8. 2007Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) is the preferred route for long-term enteral feeding...
- Long-term outcomes of patients receiving percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy tubesL Rabeneck
Department of Veterans Affairs Health Services Research and Development (HSR and D) Field Program, Houston, Tex, USA
J Gen Intern Med 11:287-93. 1996OBJECTIVE: Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) tube placement is the preferred method for long-term enteral feeding of patients who are unable to take food by mouth...
- Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy outcomes: can patient profiles predict mortality and weaning?V H Chong
Gastroenterology Unit, Department of Medicine, Raja Isteri Pengiran Anak Saleha RIPAS Hospital, Negara Brunei Darussalam
Singapore Med J 47:383-7. 2006The benefits of percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) remain controversial. Patient selection is important to identify those who will benefit from PEG...
- EUS versus surgical cyst-gastrostomy for management of pancreatic pseudocystsShyam Varadarajulu
Division of Gastroenterology Hepatology, University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Medicine, Birmingham, Alabama 35294 0007, USA
Gastrointest Endosc 68:649-55. 2008Although EUS-guided cyst-gastrostomy is increasingly being performed, there are no studies that compare the clinical outcomes and cost-effectiveness with surgical cyst-gastrostomy.
- Esophageal delta-shaped anastomosis: a new method of stapled anastomosis for the cervical esophagus and digestive tractShunichi Okushiba
Department of Surgery, Tonan Hospital, N 1, W 6, Chuo Ku, Sapporo, 060 0001, Japan
Surg Today 35:341-4. 2005....
- Body size in children with chronic kidney disease after gastrostomy tube feedingJulianna L Sienna
Division of Nephrology, The Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
Pediatr Nephrol 25:2115-21. 2010Outcome body size of gastrostomy tube (g-tube)-fed children with chronic kidney disease (CKD) was investigated...
- A prospective evaluation of outcome in patients referred for PEG placementKenji Kobayashi
Division of Gastroenterology, University Hospitals of Cleveland, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio 44106 5066, USA
Gastrointest Endosc 55:500-6. 2002..The primary aim of this study was to prospectively identify factors predictive of survival in patients referred for PEG placement...
- Death after PEG: results of the National Confidential Enquiry into Patient Outcome and DeathSimon D Johnston
Department of Gastroenterology, Belfast City Hospital, Northern Ireland
Gastrointest Endosc 68:223-7. 2008Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) is an accepted method of placing a feeding tube to enable enteral feeding in patients with swallowing difficulties...
- Long-term percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy feeding in young adults with multiple disabilitiesL Lee
Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, Concord Hospital, Sydney, New South Wales 2139, Australia
Intern Med J 40:411-8. 2010To study the outcomes from initiation of percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) feeding in young people with profound multiple disabilities.
- Elective gastrostomy, nutritional status and quality of life in advanced head and neck cancer patients receiving chemoradiotherapyRandall P Morton
Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Counties Manukau District Health Board, Manukau, New Zealand
ANZ J Surg 79:713-8. 2009..usually impacts adversely on nutritional and functional status, feeding by percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) is often part of the management regimen for these patients, but the presence of a PEG tube can also be ..
- Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy: 30-day mortality trends and risk factorsS E J Janes
Department of Surgery, New Cross Hospital, Wolverhampton, WV1 0QP, England
J Postgrad Med 51:23-8; discussion 28-9. 200530-day Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) mortality of 8% (1992). Recent concerns suggest that mortality may have increased, prompting a comparison of current practice with that reported earlier.
- Gastrostomy placement and mortality among hospitalized Medicare beneficiariesM D Grant
West Suburban Hospital Family Practice Residency, Oak Park, IL, USA
JAMA 279:1973-6. 1998..Although the use of feeding tubes among older individuals stirs considerable controversy, population-based descriptive data regarding patient outcomes are scarce...
- Impact of prophylactic percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy on malnutrition and quality of life in patients with head and neck cancer: a randomized studyEwa Silander
Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Göteborg Sweden
Head Neck 34:1-9. 2012The purpose of this randomized study was to examine if a prophylactic percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) for enteral nutrition could prevent malnutrition, reduce hospital stay, and improve health-related quality of life (HRQOL).
- Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy and outcome in dementiaT S Dharmarajan
Department of Medicine, Our Lady of Mercy Medical Center, Bronx, New York 10466, USA
Am J Gastroenterol 96:2556-63. 2001The use of percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy for the administration of food and medications in patients with dementia has been on an increase...
- Patients experience with long-term percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy feeding following primary surgery for oral and oropharyngeal cancerSimon N Rogers
Regional Maxillofacial Unit, University Hospital Aintree, Lower Lane, Liverpool, Merseyside L9 7AL, United Kingdom
Oral Oncol 43:499-507. 2007Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy feeding (PEG) has an important role in providing nutritional support in selected patients undergoing treatment for oral and oropharyngeal cancer...
- Safety and effectiveness of prophylactic gastrostomy tubes for head and neck cancer patients undergoing chemoradiationNam P Nguyen
Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Arizona, 101 N Campbell Avenue, P O Box 45081 Tucson, AZ 85724 508, USA
Surg Oncol 15:199-203. 2006We would like to assess the safety and effectiveness of prophylactic percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) tube feedings during concurrent chemoradiation for head and neck cancer.
- The adequacy of informed consent for placement of gastrostomy tubesA S Brett
Department of Medicine, University of South Carolina School of Medicine, 2 Medical Park, Suite 502, Columbia, SC 29203, USA
Arch Intern Med 161:745-8. 2001b>Gastrostomy tubes are placed commonly in patients with limited life expectancy. However, it is unclear whether the process of informed consent is adequate in these patients...
- Fluoroscopically guided percutaneous gastrostomy with modified gastropexy and a large-bore balloon-retained catheter in patients with head and neck tumorsS C Chan
Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Lin Kou Medical Center and Keelung Hospital, Taiwan
Acta Radiol 45:130-5. 2004To report on fluoroscopically guided percutaneous gastrostomy (FPG) using a modified gastropexy technique with the insertion of a large-bore balloon-retained gastrostomy catheter in patients with head and neck tumors.
- Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy in children: a safe technique with major symptom relief and high parental satisfactionTone Lise Avitsland
University of Oslo, Rikshospitalet Radiumhospitalet Medical Center, Oslo, Norway
J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 43:624-8. 2006Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) is widely used for establishing enteral feeding. The aim of this study was to assess immediate and long-term results after PEG insertion.
- Quantitative and qualitative analysis of gastroesophageal reflux after percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomyM Samuel
J Pediatr Surg 37:256-61. 2002Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) is of great benefit to a defined population of children, but gastrostomy has been implicated in causation or exacerbation of gastroesophageal reflux (GER)...
- Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy: complications and suggestions to avoid themC A Schurink
Department of Gastroenterology, Free University Hospital, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 13:819-23. 2001OBJECTIVES: Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) tubes have become an excellent alternative for the long-term management of patients with proximal obstructions of the gastrointestinal tract...
- Interventional radiology techniques for provision of enteral feedingM F Given
Department of Academic Radiology, Beaumont Hospital, City, Ireland
Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 28:692-703. 2005b>Gastrostomy placement in patients who are unable to maintain their nutrition orally has been attempted using a variety of techniques over the past century...
- A comparison of pancreaticogastrostomy and pancreaticojejunostomy following pancreaticoduodenectomyGerard V Aranha
Department of Surgery and Oncology Institute, Loyola University Stritch School of Medicine, Maywood, IL, USA
J Gastrointest Surg 7:672-82. 2003....
- Complications related to percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) tubes. A comprehensive clinical reviewSherwin P Schrag
Department of Surgery, Division of Trauma and Surgical Critical Care, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN, USA
J Gastrointestin Liver Dis 16:407-18. 2007Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) has become the modality of choice for providing enteral access to patients who require long-term enteral nutrition...
- National Institutes of Health stroke scale assists in predicting the need for percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy tube placement in acute ischemic strokeAmer Alshekhlee
Neurological Institute, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio 44106 5040, USA
J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 19:347-52. 2010Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) tubes are commonly needed for early nutrition in patients with acute ischemic stroke. We evaluated the relationship between the NIH Stroke Scale (NIHSS) score and the need for PEG tube placement...
- Factors predictive of survival after percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy in the elderly: is dementia really a risk factor?Fumiyo Higaki
Department of Surgery, Tottori Municipal Hospital, Matoba, Tottori, Japan
Am J Gastroenterol 103:1011-6; quiz 1017. 2008Outcomes, especially survival, after percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) in patients with dementia remain unclear...
- Endoscopic gastrostomy placement in the child with gastroesophageal reflux: is concomitant antireflux surgery indicated?Guin J P Wilson
Department of Pediatric Surgery KE 04 140 5, Wilhelmina Children s Hospital, University Medical Center, PO Box 85090, 3508 AB Utrecht, The Netherlands
J Pediatr Surg 41:1441-5. 2006Previously, we performed concomitant antireflux surgery in patients with abnormal pH study undergoing gastrostomy. This increased complications without always alleviating the troublesome symptom of vomiting...
- Prospective study of percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy tubes versus nasogastric tubes for enteral feeding in patients with head and neck cancer undergoing (chemo)radiationJune Corry
Division of Radiation Oncology, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, St Andrews Place, East Melbourne, Australia
Head Neck 31:867-76. 2009Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) tubes have largely replaced nasogastric tubes (NGTs) for nutritional support of patients with head and neck cancer undergoing curative (chemo) radiotherapy without any good scientific basis.
- Gastrostomy feeding in cerebral palsy: a systematic reviewG Sleigh
National Perinatal Epidemiology Unit, Institute of Health Sciences, Old Road, Headington, Oxford OX3 7LF, UK
Arch Dis Child 89:534-9. 2004To determine benefits and risks for gastrostomy or jejunostomy feeding compared with oral feeding for children with cerebral palsy.
- Reduced postoperative pancreatic fistula rate after pancreatogastrostomy versus pancreaticojejunostomyU Wellner
Department of Surgery, Chirurgische Universitätsklinik Freiburg, Hugstetter Strasse 55, 79106, Freiburg, Germany
J Gastrointest Surg 13:745-51. 2009..The aim of this study was to compare the two types of anastomosis at our institution with regard to postoperative pancreatic fistula and other complications...
- Single site laparoscopic gastrostomy with a 4-mm bronchoscopic optical grasperTodd A Ponsky
Department of Pediatric Surgery, Uniformed Services University, The National Naval Medical Center, Bethesda, MD 20889, USA
J Pediatr Surg 43:412-4. 2008Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) is a common technique for gastrostomy placement. However, certain children may not be candidates for PEG, such as those with craniofacial or foregut anomalies and prior surgery...
- Prevention of gastroesophageal reflux using an application of half-solid nutrients in patients with percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy feedingJiro Kanie
J Am Geriatr Soc 52:466-7. 2004
- Effect of percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy on gastrointestinal motility: evaluation by gastric-emptying scintigraphyHideyuki Wakamatsu
Department of Radiology, Faculty of Medicine, Miyazaki University, Miyazaki, Japan
Nucl Med Commun 29:562-7. 2008Firstly, to assess the effect of percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) tube placement on gastric emptying, gastrointestinal (GI) tract motility and the rate of gastroesophageal reflux (GER)...
- Current microbiology of percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy tube (PEG tube) insertion site infections in patients with cancerKenneth V I Rolston
Department of Infectious Diseases, Infection Control and Employee Health, The University of Texas, M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA
Support Care Cancer 19:1267-71. 2011Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) is frequently used to provide enteral access in cancer patients who are unable to swallow. Infection is an important complication in this setting...
- Hospital and long-term outcome after percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomyBrian M Smith
Department of Surgery, University of Toledo College of Medicine, Toledo, OH, USA
Surg Endosc 22:74-80. 2008Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) has become the preferred method of providing long-term enteral nutrition...
- The impact of percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy feeding upon daily life in adultsA Brotherton
Faculty of Health, University of Central Lancashire, Preston, Lancashire, UK
J Hum Nutr Diet 19:355-67. 2006The provision of home enteral tube feeding in adults has increased in the UK. This study explored how percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) feeding impacts on daily lives of adult patients, from the patients' and carers' perspectives.
- Complications following gastrostomy tube insertion in patients with head and neck cancer: a prospective multi-institution study, systematic review and meta-analysisD G Grant
Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Southmead Hospital, Bristol, UK
Clin Otolaryngol 34:103-12. 2009To measure morbidity and mortality rates following insertion of gastrostomy tubes in head and neck cancer patients. To determine evidence for any relationship between gastrostomy insertion technique and complication rates.
- Randomized study of percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy versus nasogastric tubes for enteral feeding in head and neck cancer patients treated with (chemo)radiationJ Corry
Division of Radiation Oncology, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
J Med Imaging Radiat Oncol 52:503-10. 2008Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) tubes have largely replaced nasogastric tubes (NGT) for nutritional support of patients with head and neck cancer undergoing curative (chemo)radiotherapy without any good scientific basis...
- Eating and feeding are not the same: caregivers' perceptions of gastrostomy feeding for children with cerebral palsyMario C Petersen
Le Bonheur Children s Medical Center and Boling Center for Developmental Disabilities, Memphis, Tennessee, USA
Dev Med Child Neurol 48:713-7. 2006..4y], range 20-59y) of children with cerebral palsy (CP) and a gastrostomy tube (GT)...
- Meta-analysis of pancreaticojejunostomy versus pancreaticogastrostomy reconstruction after pancreaticoduodenectomy: authors' comment (Br J Surg 2006; 93: 929-936)E Dixon
Br J Surg 93:1435. 2006
- Risk factors for mortality in patients undergoing percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomyA Lang
The Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Sackler School of Medicine, University of Tel Aviv, Ramat Gan, Israel
Endoscopy 36:522-6. 2004Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) is a method used for feeding patients who are unable to eat. High early mortality rates among hospitalized patients have been reported...
- Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy in hospitalized incompetent geriatric patients: poorly informed, constrained and paradoxical decisionsIlana Golan
Department of Gastroenterology, Hadassah University Hospital, Jerusalem, Israel
Isr Med Assoc J 9:839-42. 2007The frequency of performing percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy in demented older people has increased in recent years...
- Quantifying amount of adsorption of levothyroxine by percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy tubesAnastasios Manessis
Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, Department of Medicine, New York Medical College, New York, USA
JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr 32:197-200. 2008..performed an in vitro assessment of the degree of levothyroxine adsorption to quantify the amount of drug adsorbed to the percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) tube and how enteral tube feeds mitigate or exacerbate this adsorption.
- The role of screening and antibiotic prophylaxis in the prevention of percutaneous gastrostomy site infection caused by methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureusS Thomas
Department of Microbiology Infection Control, Wycombe Hospital, High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, UK
Aliment Pharmacol Ther 25:593-7. 2007Peristomal wound infections are common complications of percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG), especially in hospitals where methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) is endemic...
- Metastasis of gastric adenocarcinoma to the abdominal wall following placement of a gastrostomy tube in a dogCheri Nielsen
Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Minnesota, St Paul, Minnesota 55108, USA
Can Vet J 46:641-3. 2005Stoma site metastasis of gastric adenocarcinoma was documented 37 d after partial gastrectomy with gastrostomy tube placement, and 22 d after tube removal...
- Decompressive percutaneous gastrostomy tube use in gynecologic malignanciesLarissa Meyer
Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons, 161 Fort Washington Avenue, Herbert Irving Pavilion, 8 837, New York, NY 10032, USA
Curr Treat Options Oncol 7:111-20. 2006Percutaneous gastrostomy tube placement is a technically feasible and safe procedure for palliation in patients with small bowel obstruction (SBO) caused by advanced gynecologic malignancies...
- Feasibility and safety of infracolic fluoroscopically guided percutaneous radiologic gastrostomyColin P Cantwell
Division of Abdominal and Interventional Radiology, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114, USA
J Vasc Interv Radiol 19:129-32. 2008We study the feasibility and safety of infracolic fluoroscopically guided percutaneous gastrostomy when patient anatomy prevents conventional supracolic puncture...
- Education and imaging. Gastrointestinal: abdominal wall metastasis after percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomyS Chatni
Digestive Diseases Institute and Department of Pathology, Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences and Research Centre, Cochin, Kerala, India
J Gastroenterol Hepatol 23:988. 2008
- Long-term outcome after placement of a percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy tubeTakanari Tokunaga
Department of Medicine, Hanyu General Hospital, Hanyu City, Saitama, Japan
Geriatr Gerontol Int 8:19-23. 2008To evaluate long-term survival and prognostic factors in patients who have undergone placement of a percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy tube.
- Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) - a long-term follow-up study in head and neck cancer patientsY T Ehrsson
Department of Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery, Karolinska Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
Clin Otolaryngol Allied Sci 29:740-6. 2004..A retrospective study of 156 consecutive patients who received a percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) at a teaching hospital is presented. The results showed that 42% had complications...
- Complications associated with endoscopic removal of percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) tubes in childrenGreta M Palmer
Department of Anaesthesia and Pain Management, Royal Children s Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 42:443-5. 2006
- Mothers' decisions about gastrostomy tube insertion in children: factors contributing to uncertaintyDenise N Guerriere
Department of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Dev Med Child Neurol 45:470-6. 2003The purpose of this study was to explore O'Connor's four factors contributing to mothers' uncertainty concerning gastrostomy tube (G-tube) insertion in their children (lack of information; unclear value trade-offs; lack of support; ..
- Is percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy tube placement safe in patients with ventriculoperitoneal shunts?Jin Soo Kim
Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Internal Medicine, College of Medicine, The Catholic University of Korea, Uijeongbu St Mary s Hospital, Uijeongbu City, Kyunggido, South Korea
World J Gastroenterol 15:3148-52. 2009To investigate whether percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) tube placement is safe in patients with ventriculoperitoneal (VP) shunts.
- Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis: enteral nutrition provision--endoscopic or radiologic gastrostomy?Frank J Thornton
Department of Interventional Radiology, Beaumont Hospital, PO Box 1297, Dublin 9, Ireland
Radiology 224:713-7. 2002To retrospectively evaluate gastrostomy placement in patients with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) to determine the insertion method of choice.
- Gastrostomy insertion in the 21st century: PEG or laparoscopic? Report from a large single-centre seriesRuth Clare Wragg
Birmingham Children s Hospital, Birmingham, UK
Pediatr Surg Int 28:443-8. 2012To determine whether laparoscopic-assisted gastrostomy (LAG) has superseded percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) based on the clinical outcomes.
- Bleeding after percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy is linked to serotonin reuptake inhibitors, not aspirin or clopidogrelJames A Richter
University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA, USA
Gastrointest Endosc 74:22-34.e1. 2011Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) is an invasive procedure that can result in bleeding. Guidelines recommend discontinuing clopidogrel for 7 to 10 days, but not withholding aspirin, before PEG...
- Is prophylactic fundoplication necessary in neurologically impaired children?N Viswanath
Waikato Hospital, Department of Paediatric Surgery, Hamilton, New Zealand
Eur J Pediatr Surg 20:226-9. 2010Previously, concomitant antireflux surgery was performed in all neurologically impaired children undergoing gastrostomy tube placement in our department...
- Survival after percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy placement in older personsS L Mitchell
Division of Geriatric Medicine, Loeb Health Research Institute, Ottawa Hospital, University of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 55:M735-9. 2000..This report critically synthesizes the evidence regarding the impact of percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) tube placement on survival in older persons.
- Efficacy of 48-hour post-operative antibiotics prophylaxis for patients undergoing percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy tube in preventing site infectionAdnan Agha
Department of Medicine, King Fahad Hospital, Armed Forces Hospitals Southern Region, Khamis Mushit, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
J Gastrointestin Liver Dis 20:131-4. 2011Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG) is an endoscopic procedure for placing a feeding tube into the stomach through the skin, primarily to avoid malnutrition...
- The percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy tube. medical and ethical issues in placementFloyd Angus
Department of Gastroenterology, Washington Hospital Center, D C 20010, USA
Am J Gastroenterol 98:272-7. 2003..We have developed an algorithm for PEG placement for the geriatric, oncology, and neurology patients based on a critical review of current literature...
- Gastrostomy tube feeding of children with cerebral palsy: variation across six European countriesMagnus O Dahlseng
Department of Laboratory Medicine, Children s and Women s Health, Faculty of Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
Dev Med Child Neurol 54:938-44. 2012To compare the prevalence of gastrostomy tube feeding (GTF) of children with cerebral palsy (CP) in six European countries.
- The experience of head and neck cancer patients with a percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy tube at a Canadian cancer centerJoanna B Osborne
Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, Canada
Nutr Clin Pract 27:661-8. 2012..The percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) tube is ideal for this population who require longer term nutrition support due to the effects of cancer ..
- A simple and safe minimally invasive technique for laparoscopic gastrostomyEmad Kandil
Department of Surgery, Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
JSLS 14:62-5. 2010Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) is the procedure of choice in the nutritional management of patients requiring gastrostomies. However, PEG tubes are not always feasible...
- Stomal metastases complicating percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy: CT findings and the argument for radiologic tube placementPerry J Pickhardt
Department of Radiology, National Naval Medical Center, 8901 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, MD 20889 5600, USA
AJR Am J Roentgenol 179:735-9. 2002This article describes the CT appearance of metastatic implantation at the percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) tract in patients with malignancy of the upper aerodigestive tract...
- Airway infection predisposes to peristomal infection after percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy with high concordance between sputum and wound isolatesChiao Hsiung Chuang
Department of Internal Medicine, National Cheng Kung University Medical Center, Tainan, Taiwan
J Gastrointest Surg 14:45-51. 2010Peristomal infection is common after percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy. This study aims to evaluate the correlation between airway and peristomal infected pathogens.
- Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy. Clinical care of PEG tubes in older adultsVivyenne Roche
Center for Geriatric Care, UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, USA
Geriatrics 58:22-6, 28-9. 2003Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) tube feeding is recommended by the American Gastroenterological Association as the preferred device to provide long-term enteral nutrition when oral intake is inadequate...
- Feasibility study of EUS-NOTES as a novel approach for peroral cholecysto-gastrostomyA Saftoiu
Research Center of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, University of Medicine and Pharmacy Craiova, Romania
Chirurgia (Bucur) 108:62-9. 2013EUS-guided cholecysto-gastrostomy might be a useful minimally invasive procedure used for salvage drainage in advanced pancreaticobiliary cancers, but also for drainage of the gallbladder in acute cholecystitis in patients deemed unfit ..
- In-hospital and long-term outcomes after percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy in patients with malignancyEmily Z Keung
Department of Surgery, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
J Am Coll Surg 215:777-86. 2012Although percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) is widely performed for nutrition or palliation, PEG-associated outcomes in cancer patients remain poorly described...
- Gastrostomy tube placement in patients with oropharyngeal carcinoma treated with radiotherapy or chemoradiotherapy: factors affecting placement and dependenceMihir K Bhayani
Department of Head and Neck Surgery, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas
Head Neck 35:1634-40. 2013..or chemoradiotherapy for oropharyngeal cancer, little is known regarding the risk factors that predispose to gastrostomy tube (g-tube) placement and prolonged dependence, or the therapeutic interventions that may abrogate these ..
- Impact of early percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy tube placement on nutritional status and hospitalization in patients with head and neck cancer receiving definitive chemoradiation therapyCharles E Rutter
University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
Head Neck 33:1441-7. 2011This study analyzed the impact of timing of percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) tube placement on clinical endpoints in patients undergoing concurrent chemoradiation therapy (CRT).
- Review article: percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy in infants and childrenT Frohlich
Gastroenterology Unit, Children s Hospital, Friedrich Alexander Universität Erlangen Nuremberg, Erlangen, Germany
Aliment Pharmacol Ther 31:788-801. 2010Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) placement is widely accepted in children needing long-term gastrostomy feeding and clinical experience has been accumulated using PEG in children for nearly three decades.
- Evaluating the role of prophylactic gastrostomy tube placement prior to definitive chemoradiotherapy for head and neck cancerAllen M Chen
Department of Radiation Oncology, University of California Davis Cancer Center, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 78:1026-32. 2010To determine the effect of prophylactic gastrostomy tube (GT) placement on acute and long-term outcome for patients treated with definitive chemoradiotherapy for locally advanced head and neck cancer.
- Association between feeding via percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy and low level of caregiver burdenHiromi Enoki
J Am Geriatr Soc 55:1484-6. 2007
- Outcome of percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG): comparison of two policies in a 4-year experienceGalia Abuksis
Department of Gastroenterology, Rabin Medical Center, Beilinson Campus, Petach Tikva and Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
Clin Nutr 23:341-6. 2004Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) is the technique of choice for long-term enteral nutrition. Though safe and technically simple, PEG has been associated with significant morbidity and mortality.
- Low serum albumin level is risk factor for patients with percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomyNaoyuki Tominaga
Department of Internal Medicine, Saga Medical School, Saga
Intern Med 49:2283-8. 2010In Japan, percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) has been used mainly in patients with stroke and dementia, who undertake oral ingestion voluntarily...
- Open gastrostomy for noninvasive ventilation users with neuromuscular diseaseJohn R Bach
Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, University Hospital, Newark, New Jersey 07871, USA
Am J Phys Med Rehabil 89:1-6. 2010To report open gastrostomy for ventilator-assisted or -supported patients with altered nutritional status as a result of severe dysphagia and without tracheostomy, translaryngeal intubation, or general anesthesia...
- Body Composition and Energy Utilization in Spinal Muscular AtrophyDouglas Michael Sproule; Fiscal Year: 2012..Despite the absence of an effective therapy, aggressive nutritional management (including gastrostomy placement) along with widespread use of mechanical ventilatory support has greatly altered the "natural history"..
- PASSY-MUIR SWALLOWING SELF TRAINING DEVICE TO ENCHANCE RECOVERY POST STROKECHRISTY LESLIE LUDLOW; Fiscal Year: 2012..Those with continued risk of aspiration will receive a percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG tube) for nutrition...
- Effectiveness of ICP Monitoring in Pediatric Traumatic Brain InjuryTELLEN BENNETT; Fiscal Year: 2013..of database codes in the linked dataset and a proxy poor functional outcome, survival with tracheostomy and gastrostomy, by conducting a three-year prospective cohort study at a single, high volume, pediatric trauma center...
- A Topical Host Defense Peptide Mimetic for Oral MucositisRichard W Scott; Fiscal Year: 2012..Aside from its devastating symptomatic impact, resulting in opiod-requiring pain and the need for gastrostomy feeding, mucositis is a major driver of adverse health and economic outcomes...
- Food and Eating Behaviors of Head and Neck Cancer PatientsJulie L Locher; Fiscal Year: 2013..These side effects contribute to poor nutrition which contributes to poor outcomes. Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) tubes are frequently placed prophylactically prior to treatment in anticipation of problems that may ..
- In-Patient Pediatric Gastrojejunal Tube Cleaner Eliminating Surgical InterventionRyan S Clement; Fiscal Year: 2013..When long-term enteral access is needed, percutaneous gastrostomy, jejunostomy or gastrojejunal tubes can be surgically placed...
- Acute Lung Injury Induces Skeletal Muscle AtrophyDaniel Clark Files; Fiscal Year: 2010..in food intake in ALI mice both by pair-feeding the controls and by enforced feeding of ALI mice through gastrostomy tubes...
- Targeting mucositis with inflammation responsive hydrogel microparticlesJEFFREY MICHAEL KARP; Fiscal Year: 2013..of such severity as to necessitate changes in diet, nutritional supplementation through intravenous or gastrostomy routes, analgesic use, and dose modifications in cancer therapy...
- "A randomized controlled trial of amitriptyline for chronic oral food refusal" Ann M Davis; Fiscal Year: 2011b>Gastrostomy (G-) and gastro-jejunal (G-J) feeding tubes are placed in infants and children who refuse to eat or are unable to eat enough to sustain normal growth due to a variety of medical reasons: neurological disease, heart defects, ..
- Nonhematopoietic Developmental Functions of EPOSandra Juul; Fiscal Year: 2004..To determine the effect of mothers milk in conjunction with Epo, we will artificially rear rat pups using gastrostomy feedings of rat milk substitute to which specific total daily doses of Epo are added...
- NUTRITION INTERVENTION IN AIDS WASTINGSherwood Gorbach; Fiscal Year: 1999..and 3) enteral nutrition using nocturnal enteral supplementation through a percutaneous endoscopically-placed gastrostomy (PEG) and dietary counseling. Patients will be seen at baseline, 6 weeks, and 12 weeks for data collection...
- GENOTYPE CORRELATES AND CLINICAL TRIALS IN INHERITED EBJo David Fine; Fiscal Year: 2002..or surgical interventions in groups of patients having more severe forms of EB, to include (a) early elective gastrostomy placement, (b) hand splinting, (c) use of one or more topical cytokine preparations and/or newer wound, healing ..
- GASTRIC FEEDING TUBES: PATIENT/FAMILY/PROVIDER VIEWSTimothy Carey; Fiscal Year: 2002..We wish to define the outcomes of this treatment from a patient and caregiver perspectives. The number of gastrostomy feeding tubes used for the Medicare population has grown rapidly, more than doubling during the past decade...
- Early Treatment of ALS with Nutrition and NIPPVEdward Kasarskis; Fiscal Year: 2007Studies to date indicate that Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG) and Non-Invasive Positive Pressure Ventilation (NIPPV) improve survival in Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS), even though introduced late in the disease...
- Cancer Assessments and Reports of End-of-Life TreatmentJoan Teno; Fiscal Year: 2005..Such tools will allow institutions to measure whether cancer care is meeting patient and family members' needs and expectations. ..
- Multifaceted Interventions to Ameliorate Pain/SymptomsJoan Teno; Fiscal Year: 2005....
- RESIDENT ASSESSMENT OF PAIN MANAGEMENT (RAPM)Joan Teno; Fiscal Year: 2001..abstract_text> ..
- Feeding Tube Use Among Persons with Advanced DementiaJoan Teno; Fiscal Year: 2008..Knowledge gained will be used to inform public policy and formulate facility interventions to ensure that FT insertion in persons with severe cognitive impairment is ethically appropriate. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Eating Behaviors in Homebound Older AdultsJULIE LOCHER; Fiscal Year: 2005....
- Development of a Registry for Familial Pancreatic CancerJames DiSario; Fiscal Year: 2003..The goal corresponds with the National Cancer Institute Initiative to "identify, characterize, and understand the genes that cause or play a role in familial cancer." ..
- Chemoprevention of Duodenal Polyps in FAPJames DiSario; Fiscal Year: 2003..A 5-year study is proposed. The randomized treatment period is 1 year. There will be a 6 month termination phase to include data analysis, manuscript preparation and closure of all study procedures. ..
- Increasing Screening Colonoscopy Among Minority WomenMoshe Shike; Fiscal Year: 2004..Demonstration of the feasibility of this model can form the basis for a nationwide project using mammography centers to enhance CRCS. ..
- Tube-feeding in Elderly: Decision-making and OutcomesSusan Mitchell; Fiscal Year: 2003..By the end of the award period the applicant will have the skills, experience and research track record necessary to become an independent investigator and leader in academic geriatrics. ..
- Cannabinoid Mechanisms in Human Gastrointestinal Motor and Sensory FunctionsMICHAEL L CAMILLERI; Fiscal Year: 2010..These actions may be relevant to develop new treatments for IBS. The studies will also provide further understanding of the potential of medications like medical marijuana on stomach function that may be relevant to appetite control. ..
- The ADEPT Study: Estimating Prognosis in Advanced DementiaSusan Mitchell; Fiscal Year: 2009..Thus, the information derived from this study has the potential to make important clinical, research and policy-relevant contributions to the care of older persons with dementia at the end-of-life. ..
- PRO-Surveyor: Device for Capturing Patient Reported Outcome Data in ChildrenNadine Connor; Fiscal Year: 2008..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- RSA Lecture SeriesJennifer Thomas; Fiscal Year: 2008..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Coordination of Respiration with Deglutition & Phonation in Ataxia-TelangiectasiaMaureen Lefton Greif; Fiscal Year: 2007..Furthermore, developing A- T as a model will form the basis for applying this non-invasive technology to other children with dysphagia. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- ALPHA-2 ADRENERGIC CONTROL OF COLONIC FUNCTION IN IBSMichael Camilleri; Fiscal Year: 2007..abstract_text> ..
- ALPHA 2 ADRENERGIC CONTROL IN IRRITABLE BOWEL SYNDROMEMichael Camilleri; Fiscal Year: 2008..Significance: This project will characterize pharmacogenetic mechanisms determining the response to clonidine through studies of candidate genes that control alpha2-adrenoreceptor function and norepinephrine transport in IBS. ..
- Phase III Trial of Minocycline in ALS-II Data CenterRobert Miller; Fiscal Year: 2007..The details of data management are described, including the methods for quality control, security and information technology. Finally, the analytic plan is described in full. ..
- The CASCADE Study: End-of-Life in Advanced DementiaSusan Mitchell; Fiscal Year: 2008..abstract_text> ..
- Enteric flora modulates the development of colitisAlbert Jergens; Fiscal Year: 2008..g., graduate students and postdoctoral fellow). There are ample opportunities to attend seminars, journal clubs and work-in-progress research meetings during which the applicant can become engaged in scientific discussions. ..
- A Scientific Meeting of ALS Clinical TrialsHiroshi Mitsumoto; Fiscal Year: 2003..abstract_text> ..
- Genetic Epidemiology of Parkinson's DiseaseKaren Marder; Fiscal Year: 2008..unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Cultural Differences in End-of-Life Decision MakingUrsula Braun; Fiscal Year: 2003..This proposed project will lead directly to a RO1 application with the specific aim to assess the feasability and efficacy of using the Values Inventory in a clinical trial. ..
- Pathologic Markers of Genetic Damage and Disease in IBDMelvin Heyman; Fiscal Year: 2005..abstract_text> ..
- Diagnostic and Natural History Markers in ALSHiroshi Mitsumoto; Fiscal Year: 2003..abstract_text> ..