Alessandro Zambelli
Internal medicineRadiologySurgeryPathologyRandomized controlled trialPediatricsProspective cohort studyTelangiectasiaUpper gastrointestinal bleedingVaricesEndoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatographyEndoscopyDiseaseEndoscopic ultrasoundGI bleedingUpper endoscopyMulticenter studyIn patientHepatologyIncidence (epidemiology)HistologyGeneral surgeryInterim analysisMedicineGastroenterology
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This guideline refers to infants, children, and adolescents ages 0 to 18 years. The areas covered include indications for diagnostic and therapeutic esophagogastroduodenoscopy and ileocolonoscopy; endoscopy for foreign body ingestion; corrosive ingestion and stricture/stenosis endoscopic management; upper and lower gastrointestinal bleeding; endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography; and endoscopic ultrasonography. Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy and endoscopy specific to inflammatory b...
63 CitationsSource
#1Andrea Tringali (CUA: The Catholic University of America)H-Index: 42
#2Mike Thomson (Boston Children's Hospital)H-Index: 22
Last. Alessandro ZambelliH-Index: 26
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This Executive summary of the Guideline on pediatric gastrointestinal endoscopy from the European Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ESGE) and the European Society for Paediatric Gastroenterology Hepatology and Nutrition (ESPGHAN) refers to infants, children, and adolescents aged 0 – 18 years. The areas covered include: indications for diagnostic and therapeutic esophagogastroduodenoscopy and ileocolonoscopy; endoscopy for foreign body ingestion; endoscopic management of corrosive ingestion ...
57 CitationsSource
#2Dario Conte (University of Milan)H-Index: 60
Last. Angelo ZulloH-Index: 66
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Abstract In 2011 the three major Italian gastroenterological scientific societies (AIGO, the Italian Society of Hospital Gastroenterologists and Endoscopists; SIED, the Italian Society of Endoscopy; SIGE, the Italian Society of Gastroenterology) prepared their official document aimed at analysing medical care for digestive diseases in Italy, on the basis of national and regional data (Health Ministry and Lombardia, Veneto, Emilia-Romagna databases) and to make proposals for planning of care. Dig...
29 CitationsSource
This report contains clinically oriented guidelines for the diagnostic work-up and follow-up of cystic pancreatic neoplasms in patients fit for treatment. The statements were elaborated by working groups of experts by searching and analysing the literature, and then underwent a consensus process using a modified Delphi procedure. The statements report recommendations regarding the most appropriate use and timing of various imaging techniques and of endoscopic ultrasound, the role of circulating ...
81 CitationsSource
#1Guido ManfrediH-Index: 12
Last. Alessandro ZambelliH-Index: 26
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#1Marco SonciniH-Index: 11
#2Giancarlo SpinziH-Index: 25
Last. Dario Conte (Fondazione IRCCS Ca' Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico)H-Index: 60
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Goals: To implement an online, prospective collection of clinical data and outcome of patients with acute nonvariceal upper gastrointestinal bleeding (UGIB) in Italy (“Prometeo” study). Background: Epidemiology, clinical features, and outcomes of nonvariceal UGIB are mainly known by retrospective studies and are probably changing. Study: Data were collected by 13 Gastrointestinal Units in Italy from June 2006 to June 2007 (phase 1) and from December 2008 to December 2009 (phase 2): an interim an...
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#1Enzo MasciH-Index: 27
Last. Pier Alberto TestoniH-Index: 39
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Abstract Background and aims Advances in colonoscopy, such as the Pentax i-Scan electronic technique, have the potential to improve the early detection of colorectal cancer. The aim of this multicentre study was to assess the interobserver agreement in the visualization of the surface and margins of colorectal polyps and in distinguishing neoplastic from non-neoplastic polyps. Patients and methods Eight expert endoscopists examined 400 mixed previously recorded images of polyps taken with differ...
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