Mitchell J Spirt

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Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi Stress-related Mucosal Disease
    Mitchell J Spirt
    2080 Century Park East, Suite 1106, Los Angeles, CA 90067, USA
    Curr Treat Options Gastroenterol 6:135-145. 2003
  2. ncbi Acid suppression in critically ill patients: what does the evidence support?
    Mitchell J Spirt
    Division of Gastroenterology, University of California at Los Angeles School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Pharmacotherapy 23:87S-93S. 2003
  3. ncbi Stress-related mucosal disease: risk factors and prophylactic therapy
    Mitchell J Spirt
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, UCLA School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Clin Ther 26:197-213. 2004
  4. doi Complicated intra-abdominal infections: a focus on appendicitis and diverticulitis
    Mitchell J Spirt
    Division of Gastroenterology, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90067, USA
    Postgrad Med 122:39-51. 2010
  5. ncbi Update on stress ulcer prophylaxis in critically ill patients
    Mitchell J Spirt
    Division of Gastroenterology, University of California, Los Angeles School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Crit Care Nurse 26:18-20, 22-8; quiz 29. 2006

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. ncbi Stress-related Mucosal Disease
    Mitchell J Spirt
    2080 Century Park East, Suite 1106, Los Angeles, CA 90067, USA
    Curr Treat Options Gastroenterol 6:135-145. 2003
    ..Preliminary studies have demonstrated a significant reduction in SRMD bleeding for patients receiving PPI prophylaxis. PPIs may become an effective tool for reducing the incidence of SRMD in critically ill patients...
  2. ncbi Acid suppression in critically ill patients: what does the evidence support?
    Mitchell J Spirt
    Division of Gastroenterology, University of California at Los Angeles School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Pharmacotherapy 23:87S-93S. 2003
    ..They should be considered first-line therapy for patients undergoing endoscopic hemostasis and for those with stigmata of upper gastrointestinal bleeding...
  3. ncbi Stress-related mucosal disease: risk factors and prophylactic therapy
    Mitchell J Spirt
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, UCLA School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Clin Ther 26:197-213. 2004
    ..Caused by mucosal ischemia, SRMD is most commonly seen in critically ill patients in the intensive care unit (ICU). Prophylaxis of stress ulcers may reduce major bleeding but has not yet been shown to improve survival...
  4. doi Complicated intra-abdominal infections: a focus on appendicitis and diverticulitis
    Mitchell J Spirt
    Division of Gastroenterology, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90067, USA
    Postgrad Med 122:39-51. 2010
    ..This review article compares the presentations and treatments of these common complicated intra-abdominal infections...
  5. ncbi Update on stress ulcer prophylaxis in critically ill patients
    Mitchell J Spirt
    Division of Gastroenterology, University of California, Los Angeles School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Crit Care Nurse 26:18-20, 22-8; quiz 29. 2006