gastrointestinal intubation

Summary

Summary: The insertion of a tube into the stomach, intestines, or other portion of the gastrointestinal tract to allow for the passage of food products, etc.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Incidence of and risk factors for pulmonary complications after nonthoracic surgery
    Finlay A McAlister
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 171:514-7. 2005
  2. ncbi Comparison of gastric cancer surgery with versus without nasogastric decompression
    Jun Ho Lee
    Department of Surgery, Cancer Metastasis Research Center and Brain Korea 21 Project for Medical Science, Yonsei University College of Medicine, C P O Box 8044, Seoul 120 752, Korea
    Yonsei Med J 43:451-6. 2002
  3. ncbi Transpyloric feeding in gastroesophageal-reflux-associated apnea in premature infants
    Sudipta Misra
    Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Department of Pediatrics, University of Illinois College of Medicine at Peoria, Children s Hospital of Illinois at OSF St Francis Hospital, Peoria, Illinois, USA
    Acta Paediatr 96:1426-9. 2007
  4. ncbi A randomized study of early nasogastric versus nasojejunal feeding in severe acute pancreatitis
    F C Eatock
    Lister Department of Surgery and Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Glasgow Royal Infirmary, Alexandra Parade, Glasgow G31 2ER, Scotland
    Am J Gastroenterol 100:432-9. 2005
  5. ncbi A prospective study of factors that determine cecal intubation time at colonoscopy
    Crystal Bernstein
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Gastrointest Endosc 61:72-5. 2005
  6. pmc Is nasogastric fluid therapy a safe alternative to the intravenous route in infants with bronchiolitis?
    N Kennedy
    Royal Belfast Hospital for Sick Children, Falls Road, Belfast BT12 6BE, UK
    Arch Dis Child 90:320-1. 2005
  7. pmc Pneumonia in acute stroke patients fed by nasogastric tube
    R Dziewas
    Department of Neurology, University Hospital of Munster, Muenster, Germany
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 75:852-6. 2004
  8. ncbi Systematic review of prophylactic nasogastric decompression after abdominal operations
    R Nelson
    Department of Surgery, University of Illinois Hospital, Mail Code 957, Room 2204, 1740 West Taylor Street, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    Br J Surg 92:673-80. 2005
  9. ncbi Effect of nasogastric tubes on incidence of aspiration
    Steven B Leder
    Department of Surgery, Section of Otolaryngology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 8041, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 89:648-51. 2008
  10. ncbi The effect of nasogastric tubes on swallowing function in persons with dysphagia following stroke
    Tyng Guey Wang
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, National Taiwan University Hospital, and School of Medicine, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 87:1270-3. 2006

Research Grants

  1. ALCOHOL APPETITE--A NUTRIENT CONDITIONING ANALYSIS
    Karen Ackroff; Fiscal Year: 2001
  2. DETECTING ASPIRATION ASSOCIATED WITH TUBE FEEDINGS
    Norma Metheny; Fiscal Year: 2007
  3. Development of a 'Nurse-Friendly' Bedside Test for Aspiration
    Norma A Metheny; Fiscal Year: 2010
  4. Gastric Tube Placement in Young Children
    Marsha Ellett; Fiscal Year: 2008
  5. Neuropharmacology of Learned Food Preferences
    Anthony Sclafani; Fiscal Year: 2009
  6. EARLY HUSBANDRY INFLUENCES ON ADULT PHENOTYPE
    MICHAEL TORDOFF; Fiscal Year: 2009
  7. Chromium and Insulin Action
    William Cefalu; Fiscal Year: 2006
  8. DEVELOPMENTAL REGULATION OF HYPERCAPNIC RESPONSES
    Richard Martin; Fiscal Year: 2006
  9. FACTORS AFFECTING CALORIC REGULATION IN HUMAN FEEDING
    Barbara Rolls; Fiscal Year: 2007
  10. MODULATION OF ALCOHOL REINFORCEMENT
    Christopher Cunningham; Fiscal Year: 2007

Detail Information

Publications224 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi Incidence of and risk factors for pulmonary complications after nonthoracic surgery
    Finlay A McAlister
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 171:514-7. 2005
    ..7, p < 0.001), and duration of anesthesia (OR 3.3 for operations lasting at least 2.5 hours, p = 0.008). Thus, several perioperative factors predict an increased risk for pulmonary complications after elective nonthoracic surgery...
  2. ncbi Comparison of gastric cancer surgery with versus without nasogastric decompression
    Jun Ho Lee
    Department of Surgery, Cancer Metastasis Research Center and Brain Korea 21 Project for Medical Science, Yonsei University College of Medicine, C P O Box 8044, Seoul 120 752, Korea
    Yonsei Med J 43:451-6. 2002
    ..747). Time to pass flatus was not different in the two groups (p=0.054), nor was the length of hospital stay (p=0.148). These results suggest that gastric cancer surgery can be performed safely without nasogastric decompression...
  3. ncbi Transpyloric feeding in gastroesophageal-reflux-associated apnea in premature infants
    Sudipta Misra
    Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Department of Pediatrics, University of Illinois College of Medicine at Peoria, Children s Hospital of Illinois at OSF St Francis Hospital, Peoria, Illinois, USA
    Acta Paediatr 96:1426-9. 2007
    ..The aetiological role of gastroesophageal reflux in apnea of prematurity is controversial. We hypothesized that transpyloric feeds, which decreases reflux and aspiration, will not be associated with decrease in reflux-related apnea...
  4. ncbi A randomized study of early nasogastric versus nasojejunal feeding in severe acute pancreatitis
    F C Eatock
    Lister Department of Surgery and Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Glasgow Royal Infirmary, Alexandra Parade, Glasgow G31 2ER, Scotland
    Am J Gastroenterol 100:432-9. 2005
    ..A pilot study of early nasogastric (NG) feeding in patients with objectively graded severe AP proved that this approach was also feasible. A randomized study comparing NG versus NJ feeding has been performed...
  5. ncbi A prospective study of factors that determine cecal intubation time at colonoscopy
    Crystal Bernstein
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Gastrointest Endosc 61:72-5. 2005
    ..For outpatient colonoscopy, the time required to intubate the cecum is variable. The aim of this study was to determine factors associated with cecal intubation time...
  6. pmc Is nasogastric fluid therapy a safe alternative to the intravenous route in infants with bronchiolitis?
    N Kennedy
    Royal Belfast Hospital for Sick Children, Falls Road, Belfast BT12 6BE, UK
    Arch Dis Child 90:320-1. 2005
  7. pmc Pneumonia in acute stroke patients fed by nasogastric tube
    R Dziewas
    Department of Neurology, University Hospital of Munster, Muenster, Germany
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 75:852-6. 2004
    ..Aspiration pneumonia is the most important acute complication of stroke related dysphagia. Tube feeding is usually recommended as an effective and safe way to supply nutrition in dysphagic stroke patients...
  8. ncbi Systematic review of prophylactic nasogastric decompression after abdominal operations
    R Nelson
    Department of Surgery, University of Illinois Hospital, Mail Code 957, Room 2204, 1740 West Taylor Street, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    Br J Surg 92:673-80. 2005
    ..This meta-analysis of published studies examines the efficacy of this practice after abdominal surgery in achieving each of these goals...
  9. ncbi Effect of nasogastric tubes on incidence of aspiration
    Steven B Leder
    Department of Surgery, Section of Otolaryngology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 8041, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 89:648-51. 2008
    ..To determine what effect, if any, a nasogastric (NG) tube has on occurrence of anterograde aspiration during objective evaluation of swallowing using both liquid and puree bolus consistencies...
  10. ncbi The effect of nasogastric tubes on swallowing function in persons with dysphagia following stroke
    Tyng Guey Wang
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, National Taiwan University Hospital, and School of Medicine, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 87:1270-3. 2006
    ..To determine whether the use of a nasogastric tube influences swallowing function in stroke patients with dysphagia...
  11. ncbi Effect of timing and method of enteral tube feeding for dysphagic stroke patients (FOOD): a multicentre randomised controlled trial
    M S Dennis
    Department of Clinical Neurosciences, Western General Hospital, Edinburgh EH4 2XU, UK
    Lancet 365:764-72. 2005
    ..Undernutrition is common in patients admitted with stroke. We aimed to establish whether the timing and route of enteral tube feeding after stroke affected patients' outcomes at 6 months...
  12. ncbi Nasogastric rehydration in acute gastroenteritis
    W L Yiu
    J Paediatr Child Health 39:159-61. 2003
  13. ncbi Ethical and medicolegal aspects of PEG-tube placement and provision of artificial nutritional therapy
    Mark H Delegge
    Department of Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina, USA
    Gastrointest Endosc 62:952-9. 2005
  14. ncbi Reevaluation of routine gastrointestinal decompression after gastrectomy for gastric cancer
    Ho Young Chung
    Department of Surgery, School of Medicine, Kyungpook National University, Taegu, Korea
    Hepatogastroenterology 50:1190-2. 2003
    ..We reviewed postoperative courses of patients with gastric cancer who underwent gastrectomy to evaluate the need for routine postoperative gastrointestinal decompression...
  15. ncbi Nasogastric decompression is not necessary in operations for gastric cancer: prospective randomised trial
    Chang Hak Yoo
    Department of Surgery, Kangbuk Samsung Hospital, Sungkyunkwan University, School of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Eur J Surg 168:379-83. 2002
    ..To assess the need for routine nasogastric decompression after extensive resections in patients with gastric cancer...
  16. pmc Who follows up patients after PEG tube insertion?
    Sharon Lowry
    Department of Gastroenterology, Belfast City Hospital, Northern Ireland, UK
    Ulster Med J 76:88-90. 2007
    ..Community follow-up is often inadequate for patients discharged from hospital following commencement of PEG tube feeding...
  17. ncbi Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy: nine years experience in a tertiary care centre in Pakistan
    Nasir Khokhar
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Shifa International Hospital and Shifa College of Medicine, Islamabad
    J Pak Med Assoc 55:108-10. 2005
    ..To review the experience of percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) tube placement and its management in the last nine years, at a tertiary care center in Pakistan...
  18. ncbi The safety of percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy tube placement in patients with existing ventriculoperitoneal shunts
    Alison Saalwachter Schulman
    University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, 22908, USA
    JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr 29:442-4. 2005
    ..The safety of PEG placement in the presence of a VP shunt is unclear...
  19. ncbi Artificial rearing of mouse pups: development of a mouse pup in a cup model
    Elizabeth A Beierle
    Department of Surgery, P O Box 100286, JHMHSC, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32610, USA
    Pediatr Res 56:250-5. 2004
    ..Development of this technique will permit nutritional manipulation in neonatal mice, a mammalian model wherein the genome is sequenced and transgenic mutants are available...
  20. ncbi Gastrostomy, esophagitis, and gastrointestinal bleeding in older adults
    T S Dharmarajan
    Division of Geriatrics, Department of Medicine, Our Lady of Mercy Medical Center, Bronx, NY, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 5:228-32. 2004
    ..The association of PEG with upper gastrointestinal bleeding (UGIB) and role of gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) in relation to UGIB in patients with PEG are not well known...
  21. ncbi Small-bowel intussusception around a gastrojejunostomy tube resulting in ischemic necrosis of the intestine
    G C Hui
    Division of Image Guided Therapy, Department of Diagnostic Imaging, University of Toronto, The Hospital for Sick Children, 555 University Ave, Toronto, ON, Canada M5G 1X8
    Pediatr Radiol 34:916-8. 2004
    ..This case suggests that close monitoring and confirmation of successful reduction is necessary in the treatment of GJ-tube-related small-bowel intussusception...
  22. pmc Gastric decompression and enteral feeding through a double-lumen gastrojejunostomy tube improves outcomes after pancreaticoduodenectomy
    Lloyd A Mack
    Department of Surgery, University of Calgary, Calgary, Canada
    Ann Surg 240:845-51. 2004
    ..The objective of this study was to assess the feasibility and safety of inserting a double-lumen gastrojejunostomy tube (GJT) after pancreaticoduodenectomy (PD) and to evaluate associated outcomes...
  23. ncbi Predicting the outcome of percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy tube feeding
    B Hamidon
    Singapore Med J 47:1013. 2006
  24. ncbi Pathogenic colonization of the stomach in enterally fed elderly patients: Comparing percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy with nasogastric tube
    Refael Segal
    Shmuel Harofeh Geriatric Medical Center, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Beer Yaakov, Israel
    J Am Geriatr Soc 54:1905-8. 2006
    ..To compare the gastric juice microbiota of older people fed through a percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy tube (PEG) with that of those fed through a nasogastric tube (NGT)...
  25. ncbi Methylene blue dye injection: an adjuvant technique in the management of buried bumper syndrome?
    N Bhala
    Gastroenterology and Liver Unit, Royal Hallamshire Hospital, Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust, Sheffield, UK
    Endoscopy 36:670. 2004
  26. ncbi Comparison of gastrostomy tube replacement verification using air insufflation versus gastrograffin
    David T Burke
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Harvard Medical School, Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 87:1530-3. 2006
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  27. ncbi Early percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy nutrition in head and neck cancer patients
    Kimmo Hujala
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, North Karelia Central Hospital, Joenuu, Finland
    Acta Otolaryngol 124:847-50. 2004
    ..The main objective of this study was to evaluate the safety of pre-treatment PEG in a sample of patients with an upper aerodigestive tract area malignancy treated in a tertiary referral centre...
  28. pmc Using rapid-cycle quality improvement methodology to reduce feeding tubes in patients with advanced dementia: before and after study
    Carol Monteleoni
    Lenox Hill Hospital, 100 East 77th Street, New York, New York 10021, USA
    BMJ 329:491-4. 2004
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  29. ncbi A review of the nursing care of enteral feeding tubes in critically ill adults: part I
    Teresa A Williams
    Royal Perth Hospital, PO Box X2213, Perth, WA 6847, Australia
    Intensive Crit Care Nurs 20:330-43. 2004
    ..Generally, there was little high quality evidence to support practice recommendations leaving significant scope for further research by nurses in the management of patients with enteral tubes...
  30. ncbi Enteral nutrition by endoscopic means; I. Techniques, indications, types of enteral feed
    O Schroder
    Medizinische Klinik I, ZAFES, J W Goethe Universität Frankfurt, Frankfurt Main, Germany
    Z Gastroenterol 42:1385-92. 2004
    ..Questions regarding possible complications and long-term results of the various methods of enteral feeding will be discussed separately in part II...
  31. ncbi Medical and ethical aspects of long-term enteral tube feeding
    M Molly McMahon
    Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes, Metabolism, and Nutrition, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, 200 First St SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Mayo Clin Proc 80:1461-76. 2005
    ..We present our multidisciplinary approach that combines medical, nutritional, and ethical principles for the care of these patients...
  32. ncbi 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. 2006
    ..Patient selection is important to identify those who will benefit from PEG. This study aims to identify patient factors that may help in patient selection for PEG...
  33. ncbi Enteral tube feeding and pneumonia
    David Sheridan Gray
    Sonoma Developmental Center, Eldridge, CA, USA
    Am J Ment Retard 111:113-20. 2006
    ..We conclude that although feeding tubes do not completely prevent pneumonia, there is an immediate decrease in the incidence of pneumonia following tube placement...
  34. pmc Follow up after PEG tube insertion
    Margaret McGivern
    Ulster Med J 76:171; author reply 171-2. 2007
  35. ncbi A prospective comparison of percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy and nasogastric tube feeding in patients with acute dysphagic stroke
    B B Hamidon
    Department of Medicine, Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine UKM, Jalan Yaacob Latiff, Bandar Tun Razak, 56000 Cheras Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Med J Malaysia 61:59-66. 2006
    ..NG tube feeding, in fact, reduced the nutritional status (in terms of the serum albumin level) of the patients...
  36. ncbi [Management of unresectable gastric cancer with perforation]
    Jiro Nagao
    Third Department of Surgery, Toho University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Nihon Geka Gakkai Zasshi 106:450-1. 2005
  37. ncbi Endoscopic approaches to enteral nutritional support
    James A Disario
    University of Utah Health Sciences Center, 30 North 1900 East, 4R 118, Salt Lake City, UT 84132, USA
    Best Pract Res Clin Gastroenterol 20:605-30. 2006
    ..Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy with a jejunal tube extension is fraught with tube dysfunction and dislocation. Direct percutaneous endoscopic jejunostomy tubes may be more robust, but are less commonly performed...
  38. ncbi Peritonitis after percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy and jejunostomy: where there is smoke, there may not be fire
    S Faias
    Digestive Disease Center, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina 29425, USA
    Endoscopy 38:745-8. 2006
    ..We present here three representative cases of negative surgical abdominal cavity explorations for presumed peritonitis after percutaneous endoscopic gastrojejunostomy and jejunostomy...
  39. ncbi Efficacy of an overtube for reducing the risk of peristomal infection after PEG placement: a prospective, randomized comparison study
    Iruru Maetani
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Internal Medicine, Toho University Ohashi Hospital, Tokyo, Japan
    Gastrointest Endosc 61:522-7. 2005
    ..This study compared the occurrence of peristomal wound infection associated with PEG placement with and without use of an overtube...
  40. ncbi Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy risks rendering the gastric conduit unusable for esophagectomy
    G A Ohnmacht
    Division of General Thoracic Surgery, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Dis Esophagus 19:311-2. 2006
    ..This case report involves a patient whose gastroepiploic artery became thrombosed by a percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy, rendering his gastric conduit unusable...
  41. ncbi Patients experience with long-term percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy feeding following primary surgery for oral and oropharyngeal cancer
    Simon N Rogers
    Regional Maxillofacial Unit, University Hospital Aintree, Lower Lane, Liverpool, Merseyside L9 7AL, United Kingdom
    Oral Oncol 43:499-507. 2007
    ..More can be done to counsel and support patients with long-term PEG placement...
  42. ncbi Poor validity of residual volumes as a marker for risk of aspiration in critically ill patients
    Stephen A McClave
    Department of Medicine, University of Louisville School of Medicine, Louisville, KY, USA
    Crit Care Med 33:324-30. 2005
    ..Elevated residual volumes (RV), considered a marker for the risk of aspiration, are used to regulate the delivery of enteral tube feeding. We designed this prospective study to validate such use...
  43. ncbi Optimal enteral feeding in children with gastric dysfunction: surgical jejunostomy vs image-guided gastrojejunal tube placement
    Mehul V Raval
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Department of Surgery, School of Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7223, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 41:1679-82. 2006
    ..The authors compare outcomes with these 2 techniques...
  44. ncbi Does the presence of esophagitis prior to PEG placement increase the risk for aspiration pneumonia?
    Matthew L Carnes
    Medical University of South Carolina, Department of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Digestive Disease Center, Charleston, South Carolina 29425, USA
    Dig Dis Sci 49:1798-802. 2004
    ..Other factors apart from esophagitis play an important role in the incidence of aspiration pneumonia with PEG feeding..
  45. ncbi Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomies: the burden of treatment from a patient perspective
    Sue Jordan
    School of Health Sciences, Swansea University, Singleton Park, Swansea, UK
    J Adv Nurs 56:270-81. 2006
    ..This paper reports a study of patients' experiences of this relatively new technology, and explores possible strategies for defining, delineating and addressing patients' concerns, problems and needs...
  46. ncbi Acute complications associated with bedside placement of feeding tubes
    William N Baskin
    University of Illinois College of Medicine at Rockford, 401 Roxbury Road, Rockford, IL 61107 5078, USA
    Nutr Clin Pract 21:40-55. 2006
    ..These complications will be reviewed, along with a discussion of incidence, cause, treatment, and prevention approaches...
  47. ncbi Pump-assisted enteral nutrition can prevent aspiration in bedridden percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy patients
    Edward Shang
    University Hospital Mannheim, Department of Surgery, Theodor Kutzer Ufer 1 3, Mannheim 68135, Germany
    JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr 28:180-3. 2004
    ..To this day, it has not been proven whether pump-assisted (PA) or gravity-controlled application is the safer method for long-term feeding via PEG in bedridden patients...
  48. pmc Enteral feeding. Nasogastric, nasojejunal, percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy, or jejunostomy: its indications and limitations
    C B Pearce
    Department of Gastroenterology, Queen Alexandra Hospital, Cosham, Portsmouth PO6 3LY, UK
    Postgrad Med J 78:198-204. 2002
    ..The following article is intended to provide a review of the current state of enteral feeding; a rapidly changing and developing field. It covers the type of feed, the routes of access, and the problems that can occur with enteral feeding...
  49. ncbi Palliative use of percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy and percutaneous endoscopic cecostomy tubes
    Adrian N Holm
    Department of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Gastrointest Endosc Clin N Am 17:795-803. 2007
    ..Percutaneous endoscopic cecostomy (PEC) tubes can be used to decompress malignant and functional bowel disorders with accepted morbidity and mortality. This article reviews the use of PEG and PEC tubes for palliative use...
  50. ncbi Complications of enteral access
    Kishore R Iyer
    Adult and Pediatric Intestinal Transplantation and Rehabilitation Program, Mount Sinai Medical Center, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Gastrointest Endosc Clin N Am 17:717-29. 2007
    ..While it would be desirable that such enteral access be provided within a broader multi-disciplinary model of specialized nutrition support, in the current climate of a tightening health care economy that may be counsel for perfection...
  51. ncbi A prospective comparison of the use of nasogastric and percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy tubes for long-term enteral feeding in older people
    T Dwolatzky
    Department of Geriatric Medicine, Shaare Zedek Medical Center, Jesuralem, Israel
    Clin Nutr 20:535-40. 2001
    ..A randomized controlled study is needed to determine whether PEG is truly superior to NGT...
  52. ncbi Spectrum of morbidity related to bolster placement at time of percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy: buried bumper syndrome to leakage and peritonitis
    Stephen A McClave
    Division of Gastroenterology Hepatology, Department of Medicine, University of Louisville School of Medicine, Louisville, KY 40202, USA
    Gastrointest Endosc Clin N Am 17:731-46. 2007
    ..Aspects of the initial technique, awareness of contributing factors, and strategies for monitoring and surveillance of the PEG once placed are all important in preventing more serious sequelae...
  53. ncbi Fundoplication and gastrostomy versus image-guided gastrojejunal tube for enteral feeding in neurologically impaired children with gastroesophageal reflux
    Paul W Wales
    Division of Pediatric General Surgery and the Department Diagnostic Imaging, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Pediatr Surg 37:407-12. 2002
    ..The authors evaluated the image-guided gastrojejunal tube (GJ) as an alternative approach for this group of patients...
  54. ncbi Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy site metastasis
    John K Tsai
    Gastroenterology and Nutrition Service, Department of Medicine, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Gastrointest Endosc Clin N Am 17:777-86. 2007
    ..Both direct seeding and hematogenous spread have been suggested as possible mechanisms. This article outlines the incidence, presentation, pathogenesis, and management of PEG-site metastases...
  55. ncbi Use of percutaneous gastrojejunostomy feeding tubes in the rehabilitation of stroke patients
    R Teasell
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, St. Joseph's Health Centre, Parkwood Hospital, Lawson Health Research Institute, London, Ont, Canada
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 82:1412-5. 2001
    ..Complications caused by the tube were minor and all patients but 1 who were discharged with feeding tubes were able to manage the home tube-feeding program...
  56. ncbi Use of percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy or percutaneous endoscopic jejunostomy in short bowel syndrome
    Alan L Buchman
    Intestinal Rehabilitation Center, Division of Gastroenterology and Transplant Surgery, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Gastrointest Endosc Clin N Am 17:787-94. 2007
    ....
  57. ncbi Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy feeding in nursing homes: relatives' perceptions
    Ailsa M Brotherton
    University of Central Lancashire, Preston, UK
    Clin Nurs Res 16:350-69. 2007
    ..Further research is required in this field to inform service developments...
  58. ncbi Deep dermal burn due to contact with stomach contents
    R Alvi
    Mersey Plastic Surgery and Burns Centre, Whiston Hospital, Merseyside, UK
    Burns 27:509-11. 2001
    ..We discuss the complications of gastrostomies and add this as a rare complication, which may be prevented by a modification to the outlet control of a PEG tube...
  59. ncbi Nutritional support via enteral tube feeding in hospital patients
    Elizabeth Roberts
    Somerset Primary Care Trust
    Br J Nurs 16:1058-62. 2007
    ..This article aims to provide a practical overview of feeding solutions and administration to enable nursing staff to understand prescribed regimens and provide patients with optimum care...
  60. ncbi Nutrition support in pancreatitis
    Caitlin S Curtis
    Department of Pharmacy, University of Wisconsin Madison Hospital and Clinics, 600 Highland Avenue, CSC 1530 F6 133, Madison, WI 53792, USA
    Surg Clin North Am 87:1403-15, viii. 2007
    ..This article explores the role of nutrition support in the outcome of pancreatitis and provides guidelines to aid the clinician in caring for patients who have acute and chronic pancreatitis...
  61. ncbi DPEJ placement in cases of PEG insertion failure
    M Del Piano
    Gastroenterology Unit, Azienda Ospedaliera Maggiore della Carità Corso Mazzini 18, 28100 Novara, Italy
    Dig Liver Dis 40:140-3. 2008
    ..The aim of the study was to evaluate the necessity, technical feasibility and outcome of DPEJ in a group of patients consecutively proposed for PEG placement...
  62. pmc Follow up after PEG tube insertion
    Herbert Gallagher
    Ulster Med J 76:171; author reply 171-2. 2007
  63. ncbi A new endoscopic technique for the buried bumper syndrome
    E Leung
    Department of Surgery, Monklands Hospital, Monkscourt Avenue, Airdrie, Lanarkshire, ML6 0LS, United Kingdom
    Surg Endosc 21:1671-3. 2007
    ..These approaches can be associated with pain, wound infection, or a gastrocutaneous fistula...
  64. ncbi [PEG tube placement in German geriatric wards - a retrospective data-base analysis]
    R Wirth
    Klinik für Akutgeriatrie, St Marien Hospital Borken GmbH, Am Boltenhof 7, 46322 Borken, Germany
    Z Gerontol Geriatr 40:21-30. 2007
    ..3%). In all 27 775 analyzed geriatric patients, a diagnosis related to malnutrition was coded in only 7.0%, although sufficient data show a prevalence of about 50% in elderly hospital patients...
  65. ncbi [Relationship between esophageal lesions observed by endoscopy and nasogastric intubation: a study of 185 cases of percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy]
    Han Suk Kim
    Department of Internal Medicine, Kyung Hee University College of Medicine, Dongdaemun Gu, Seoul, Korea
    Korean J Gastroenterol 42:461-7. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to discuss such findings and to delineate a relationship between these findings, especially esophageal lesions and the duration of NI...
  66. ncbi Percutaneous endoscopic jejunostomy feeding tube "knot" working: a rare complication
    Raouf E Hilal
    Center for Advanced Gastroenterology and Florida Hospital Altamonte, Maitland, Florida, USA
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 5:A28. 2007
  67. ncbi [Hemorrhage and gastric perforation in patients with percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG)]
    L G Angio
    Cattedra di Chirurgia d Urgenza, Dipartimento di Patologia Umana, Universita degli Studi di Messina
    Ann Ital Chir 74:195-201. 2003
    ..5% of cases, with complications linked to technical mistakes of positioning or to a wrong management, such as haemorrhage and gastric perforation...
  68. ncbi Mini-laparoscopically guided percutaneous gastrostomy and jejunostomy
    Ulrike Denzer
    Department of Medicine, Johannes Gutenberg University, Mainz, Germany
    Gastrointest Endosc 58:434-8. 2003
    ..As an alternative in these problematic situations, a technique was developed for placing feeding tubes under visual control by using mini-laparoscopy...
  69. ncbi Effect of oral nutritional supplementation on weight loss and percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy tube rates in patients treated with radiotherapy for oropharyngeal carcinoma
    Haidy Lee
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Virginia Medical Center, Charlottesville, VA 22908 800383, USA
    Support Care Cancer 16:285-9. 2008
    ....
  70. ncbi Home enteral nutrition in adults: a European multicentre survey
    X Hebuterne
    Department of Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Hopital de l Archet, Nice, France
    Clin Nutr 22:261-6. 2003
    ..This study was undertaken to report indications and practice of home enteral nutrition (HEN) in Europe...
  71. ncbi Clinical and biochemical characteristics of patients with home enteral nutrition in an area of Spain
    D A de Luis
    Seccione de Endocrinologia y Nutricion Clinica Hospital u Rio Hortega, Valladolid, Spain
    Eur J Clin Nutr 57:612-5. 2003
    ..The aim of our study was to analyze incidence, clinical and biochemical characteristics of a cohort of patients on home enteral nutrition (HEN)...
  72. ncbi The percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy tube. medical and ethical issues in placement
    Floyd 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...
  73. ncbi Cholinergic regulation of phase II interdigestive pancreatic secretion in humans
    P Layer
    Department of Medicine, University of Essen, Germany
    Pancreas 8:181-8. 1993
    ..secretion, we gave cholinergic agonists or antagonists to 17 healthy fasting subjects who underwent gastrointestinal intubation. Duodenal trypsin outputs, gastroduodenal motility, and plasma levels of pancreatic polypeptide (PP) as ..
  74. ncbi Development of a chronic colonic intubation model in rats for the study of luminal factors in colonic diseases
    Choong Leong Tang
    Department of Colorectal Surgery, University of Melbourne, Royal Melbourne Hospital, Parkville, Australia
    Dis Colon Rectum 45:256-63. 2002
    ..A rat model of long-term colonic intubation has been developed to facilitate the in vivo study of colonic biology. This study aims to characterize this model...
  75. ncbi The PEG dilemma: feeding tubes are not the answer in advanced dementia
    Marissa Galicia-Castillo
    Geriatrics 61:12-3. 2006
  76. ncbi Antegrade and retrograde endoscopic approach in the establishment of a neo-esophagus: a novel technique
    Mohammad Al-Haddad
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Jacksonville, Florida 32224, USA
    Gastrointest Endosc 65:290-4. 2007
    ..Although total obstruction or secondary atresia of the esophagus is extremely rare, high-grade strictures are not uncommon. The retrograde approach was previously described to achieve dilation when the conventional antegrade method fails...
  77. ncbi Poly(epsilon-caprolactone)/eudragit nanoparticles for oral delivery of aspart-insulin in the treatment of diabetes
    Christiane Damgé
    Faculty of Medicine, Institute of Physiology, University of Strasbourg, 67000 Strasbourg, France
    J Pharm Sci 99:879-89. 2010
    ..This effect may be explained by the monomeric configuration of aspart-insulin, which is probably better taken up by the intestinal mucosa than regular insulin...
  78. ncbi Transnasal ultrathin endoscopy for placement of a long intestinal tube in patients with intestinal obstruction
    Ryu Sato
    Division of Endoscopy, Asahikawa Medical College, Asahikawa, Japan
    Gastrointest Endosc 67:953-7. 2008
    ..The technical difficulties related to the insertion of a long intestinal tube into the jejunum under fluoroscopy present a considerable problem in patients with an intestinal obstruction...
  79. ncbi Multidetector-row helical CT enteroclysis
    R Di Mizio
    Servizio di Radiologia, Ospedale San Massimo, Penne PE, Italy
    Radiol Med 111:1-10. 2006
    ..The paper accurately describes the different procedures required for CT assessment of the small bowel, from nasojejunal intubation to the selection of the most appropriate acquisition phases for assessment of bowel wall vascularity...
  80. ncbi Pneumothorax from intrapleural placement of a nasogastric tube
    L Weinberg
    Department ofAnaesthesia, Peter MacCallum Cancer Institute, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Anaesth Intensive Care 34:276-9. 2006
    ..We appraise the methods commonly employed to confirm nasogastric tube placement, and discuss factors that may increase the risk of misplacement...
  81. ncbi Corrosive injury of the oesophagus in children
    Petr Janousek
    ENT Clinic of the 2nd Medical Faculty, Paediatric ENT Department, Charles University, Motol, Prague 2MF CU, Czech Republic
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 70:1103-7. 2006
    ..This study examined a cohort of pediatric patients treated for suspected corrosive injury of the oesophagus in the ENT department between 1994 and 2003...
  82. pmc Revisiting intragastric ethanol intubation as a dependence induction method for studies of ethanol reward and motivation in rats
    Simone Braconi
    Department of Experimental Medicine and Public Health, University of Camerino, Via Scalzino 3, 62032 Camerino, Italy
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 34:538-44. 2010
    ....
  83. ncbi ProSeal laryngeal mask airway in 120 pediatric surgical patients: a prospective evaluation of characteristics and performance
    Melissa Wheeler
    Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, USA
    Paediatr Anaesth 16:297-301. 2006
    ..The ProSeal LMA (PLMA) has recently been introduced in pediatric sizes (1.5, 2, 2.5, 3). Limited pediatric data have been published...
  84. ncbi An unusual case of airway obstruction at the tip of an endotracheal tube caused by insertion of a nasogastric tube
    Kozue Kubo
    Department of Anesthesiology, Kansai Medical University, Hirakata, Osaka, Japan
    J Anesth 22:52-4. 2008
    ..It was suspected that the cause of the airway obstruction was that the NG tube in the esophagus compressed the membranous portion of the stenotic trachea and the tip of the ETT was obstructed...
  85. ncbi Methods to correct placement of a nasogastric tube: beware of the pitfalls
    Linda J E Walker
    Mid Ulster Hospital
    Age Ageing 34:655. 2005
  86. ncbi Congenital stridor with feeding difficulty as a presenting symptom of Dok7 congenital myasthenic syndrome
    Chris G Jephson
    Department of Otolaryngology, Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children and Institute of Child Health, Great Ormond Street, London, WC1N 3JH, UK
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 74:991-4. 2010
    ....
  87. ncbi Results of conservative treatment for perforated gastroduodenal ulcers in patients not eligible for surgical repair
    Pascal Bucher
    Clinic of Visceral Surgery, Department of Surgery, Geneva University Hospital, Geneva, Switzerland
    Swiss Med Wkly 137:337-40. 2007
    ..However, its use in patients not eligible for surgical repair has not been supported. The aim of this study is to evaluate the results of conservative treatment in these patients in the era of proton pump inhibitor...
  88. ncbi Esophageal nasogastric tube misplacement in an infant following laser supraglottoplasty
    Cheryl L Crisp
    Indiana University, School of Nursing, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    J Pediatr Nurs 21:454-5. 2006
    ..Other testing methods used failed to detect the tube misplacement, which could have led to aspiration pneumonia or other complications if the radiograph had not shown the misplacement...
  89. ncbi Capnometry and air insufflation for assessing initial placement of gastric tubes
    Ellen H Elpern
    Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Am J Crit Care 16:544-9; quiz 550. 2007
    ..Tube misplacement into the lungs is a potential complication with serious sequelae. The reliability of common bedside methods for differentiating between pulmonary and gastric placement has not been acceptable...
  90. ncbi The Esophageal-Tracheal Combitube and esophageal injuries
    Sonia J Vaida
    Can J Anaesth 54:491-2; author reply 492. 2007
  91. ncbi Critical care nutrition: getting involved as a gastrointestinal endoscopist
    Stephen A McClave
    Department of Medicine, University of Louisville School of Medicine, Louisville, KY, USA
    J Clin Gastroenterol 40:870-90. 2006
    ....
  92. ncbi Butter feeding enhances TNF-alpha production from macrophages and lymphocyte adherence in murine small intestinal microvessels
    Yoichi Fujiyama
    Department of Internal Medicine, School of Medicine, Keio University, Tokyo, Japan
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 22:1838-45. 2007
    ..The objective of this study was to assess the effect of butter feeding on lymphocyte migration in intestinal mucosa and the changes in adhesion molecules and cytokines involved in this effect...
  93. ncbi Cardiovascular effects of gastric intubation and distension in healthy humans
    P Cantu
    Cattedra di Gastroenterologia, Dipartimento di Scienze Mediche, University of Milan, Milan, Italy
    Neurogastroenterol Motil 20:304-10. 2008
    ..Experimentally induced gastric distension is a valuable stimulus to study viscero-cardiovascular reflexes and their mechanisms using beat-to-beat measurements...
  94. ncbi Intestinal obstruction after PEG tube replacement: implications to daily clinical practice
    Shakeeb Khan
    Department of Surgery, York District Hospital, York, UK
    Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 18:80-1. 2008
    ..This suggests that in patients with underlying gastrointestinal disease and other risk groups, disconnected internal PEG flanges should be retrieved endoscopically in preference to allow spontaneous passage...
  95. ncbi The use of topiramate in refractory status epilepticus
    A R Towne
    Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA, 23298 0599, USA
    Neurology 60:332-4. 2003
    ..Effective dosages ranged from 300 to 1,600 mg/d. Except for lethargy, no adverse events were reported...
  96. ncbi Enteral nutrition
    T E Bowling
    Queen s Medical Centre, University Hospital, Nottingham NG7 2UH
    Hosp Med 65:712-6. 2004
    ..It is generally safe, easy to administer and free of major complications. The most common problems relate to the tubes themselves, such as blockage and stoma infection...
  97. ncbi Percutaneous gastrostomy in radiologic practice
    P L Munk
    Department of Diagnostic Imaging, British Columbia Cancer Agency Vancouver Center, British Columbia
    Australas Radiol 41:342-50. 1997
    ..A technique for placement is outlined, with a discussion of patient selection and complications. A review of the literature is provided...
  98. ncbi [Studies on the enteral nutrition in severe acute pancreatitis]
    Xing Peng Wang
    Zhonghua Yi Xue Za Zhi 84:1233-4. 2004
  99. ncbi Reduction of food intake by intestinal macronutrient infusion is not reversed by NMDA receptor blockade
    M Covasa
    College of Veterinary Medicine, Department of Veterinary and Comparative Anatomy, Pharmacology and Physiology, Washington State University, Pullman, Washington 99164, USA
    Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol 278:R345-51. 2000
    ..These results indicate that MK-801 does not increase meal size and duration by interfering with signals activated by intestinal macronutrients...
  100. ncbi [Manufacturing a double-lumen tube with simple and inexpensive materials]
    G Martín Peña
    Unidad de Nutrición Clínica, Hospital de Mostoles, Madrid, Espana
    Nutr Hosp 15:164-5. 2000
    ..We describe how to manufacture one simply using cheap and easy-to-find materials whenever a commercial catheter of this type is unavailable...
  101. ncbi Efficacy of gastric aspiration in reducing posttonsillectomy vomiting
    J E Jones
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Weill College of Medicine at Cornell University, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 127:980-4. 2001
    ..To determine the effectiveness of postoperative gastric decompression in reducing the incidence and complications associated with vomiting following tonsillectomy...

Research Grants36

  1. ALCOHOL APPETITE--A NUTRIENT CONDITIONING ANALYSIS
    Karen Ackroff; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..It will advance our basic knowledge of the psychobiology of alcohol appetite and may provide practical benefits for controlling alcohol consumption in humans. ..
  2. DETECTING ASPIRATION ASSOCIATED WITH TUBE FEEDINGS
    Norma Metheny; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Delivery, receipt and enactment of the ARRP will be evaluated by quantitative and qualitative methods. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  3. Development of a 'Nurse-Friendly' Bedside Test for Aspiration
    Norma A Metheny; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  4. Gastric Tube Placement in Young Children
    Marsha Ellett; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Results from this study will increase the safety of using gastric tubes in young children. ..
  5. Neuropharmacology of Learned Food Preferences
    Anthony Sclafani; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..It will advance our understanding of the basic mechanisms involved in the development of food preferences and may provide insights into the clinical treatment of overeating and obesity. ..
  6. EARLY HUSBANDRY INFLUENCES ON ADULT PHENOTYPE
    MICHAEL TORDOFF; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The results will lead to better environmental controls in future work and, asa direct consequence, easierand more rapid progress with genetic analyses. ..
  7. Chromium and Insulin Action
    William Cefalu; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  8. DEVELOPMENTAL REGULATION OF HYPERCAPNIC RESPONSES
    Richard Martin; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  9. FACTORS AFFECTING CALORIC REGULATION IN HUMAN FEEDING
    Barbara Rolls; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The experiments carefully vary fat content while keeping the energy content constant or vice versa, all while maintaining constant palatability. ..
  10. MODULATION OF ALCOHOL REINFORCEMENT
    Christopher Cunningham; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..These studies could prove to be especially useful in the evaluation of putative pharmacotherapies intended to reduce alcohol craving and in the design of behavioral interventions to decrease ethanol-seeking behavior. ..
  11. Rapamycin as an Antineoplastic Agent
    Ezra Cohen; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..At the conclusion of the trial RAPA toxicity and effect on p-S6K will be defined over a range of doses as well as the MTD for use in future studies that will develop this agent. ..
  12. Chromium, Cellular Energy Status and Whole Body Energy Balance
    William Cefalu; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  13. Airway-Central Nervous System Control
    Richard Martin; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..abstract_text> ..
  14. Functional Infrared Imaging Predicts Radiation Mucositis
    Ezra Cohen; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Such a tool would have wide applicability in this patient population and would have tremendous impact on their treatment. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  15. Development of Selective Nanoporous Sorbents for Radionuclide Decorporation
    Charles Timchalk; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..abstract_text> ..
  16. Mixture Modeling: Pesticide Drug Interactions
    Charles Timchalk; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..It is fully anticipated that this approach will facilitate the understanding of a variety of complex chemical interactions as it relates to the occupational health implications of working with insecticides. ..
  17. Effect of Chinese herbal medicine on food allergy
    Xiu Min Li; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  18. INNOVATIVE BIOMONITORING FOR LEAD IN SALIVA
    Charles Timchalk; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..It is reasonable to speculate that once this model system has been adequately validated it can readily be employed to screen sensitive populations (e.g. children) that are at greatest risk from chronic Pb exposure. ..
  19. Low Carbohydrate Diets: Feeding and Endocrine Signaling
    Timothy Moran; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  20. CALORIC RESTRICTION, AGING, AND INSULIN ACTION
    William Cefalu; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ....
  21. Music Therapy for Cancer Patients at the End of Life
    Kristine Nelson; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ....
  22. IATROGENIC OPIOID DEPENDENCE IN CRITICALLY ILL CHILDREN
    RALPH LUGO; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ....
  23. Development Expression of Chemokines and Their Receptors
    DARLENE CALHOUN; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..We further propose that defining circulating concentrations of chemokines critical for neutrophil migration would be essential to understanding their role in both health and disease. ..
  24. Ethanol Discrimination in Transgenic Mice
    KEITH SHELTON; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..background to the ethanol's discriminative ctimnlnc effects. ..
  25. HORMONE REPLACEMENT FOR PREVENTION OF VISCERAL OBESITY
    William Cefalu; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ....
  26. Effects of Chinese Herbal Medicines on Allergic Asthma
    Xiu Min Li; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Accomplishing these goals should provide an experimental basis for applying Chinese herbal medicines to the treatment of allergic asthma, and for understanding immunoregulatory mechanisms underlying their effects. ..
  27. Development of a Registry for Familial Pancreatic Cancer
    James 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." ..
  28. Middle Ear Epithelial Response to Cytokine Stimulation
    Joseph Kerschner; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....
  29. GHB: Discrimination and effects on learning
    Lisa Baker; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Behavior under these assays is sensitive to other abused drugs. Therefore, these assays may be of value in characterizing the effects of GHB. ..
  30. CNS AND SALT APPETITE
    DOUGLAS FITTS; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The results will have implications for the central control of blood pressure and endocrine secretions as well as behavior during various challenges to body hydration. ..
  31. Society for the Study of Ingestive Behavior Annual Meet
    Timothy Moran; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  32. Development of a magnetically guided feeding tube
    SABRY GABRIEL; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..This is an advantage specially in nursing hormones where x ray is not readily available. Projected cost savings for the health care system is substantial with expected better patient outcome. ..
  33. Chemoprevention of Duodenal Polyps in FAP
    James 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. ..
  34. Metabolic and Epigenetic Effects of Maternal High Fat Diet in Obesity Prone Rats
    Timothy H Moran; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The results of these experiments will enhance our understanding of the etiology of obesity and metabolic disease ultimately allowing the development of rational clinical interventions for such conditions. ..
  35. DEVELOPMENTAL EXPRESSION OF G-CSF IN THE PLACENTA
    DARLENE CALHOUN; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ....
  36. HIGH-THROUGHPUT SCEENS FOR ASSESSING TASTE SENSITIVITY
    JOHN GLENDINNING; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..A normative data-base for both screens will be established and made available to the scientific community. The assay procedures developed will be applicable by a single laboratory technician with limited experience. ..