Dhiraj Yadav
University of Pittsburgh
EpidemiologyInternal medicineEtiologySurgeryPathologyIntensive care medicineProspective cohort studyPancreatitisAcute pancreatitisPancreasDiseasePancreatic cancerAbdominal painPancreatitis, chronicPopulationIn patientDiabetes mellitusMedicineCohortGastroenterology
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#1Phil A. Hart (The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center)H-Index: 29
#2David Bradley (The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center)H-Index: 15
Last. Jose Serrano (NIH: National Institutes of Health)H-Index: 49
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Summary null null Diabetes represents a group of diseases involving persistent hyperglycaemia. Exocrine disorders of the pancreas are increasingly recognised to cause or precede the onset of diabetes, which in this context is referred to as pancreatogenic or type 3c diabetes. Diabetes, as a sequela of acute pancreatitis, is observed across the spectrum of severity in acute pancreatitis and can be associated with other clinical complications. The pathophysiology of acute pancreatitis-related diab...
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#1Hao Liu (University of Pittsburgh)H-Index: 1
#2Anna E. Phillips (University of Pittsburgh)H-Index: 5
Last. Amer H. Zureikat (University of Pittsburgh)H-Index: 41
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To determine factors affecting mortality, and long-term patency of portal vein, in patients with pancreatic-portal vein fistula (PPVF). Consecutive cases of PPVF at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center from 2008 to 2020 were retrospectively identified. Clinical history, imaging studies, management strategies, complications, and long-term outcomes were analyzed. Fourteen patients, representing the largest PPVF cohort reported to date (mean age 58.6 years, 64.3% women, median follow-up 10 m...
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#1Ellyn K. Dunbar (University of Pittsburgh)H-Index: 1
#2Phil J. Greer (University of Pittsburgh)H-Index: 22
Last. Nalini M. GudaH-Index: 19
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INTRODUCTION: Recurrent acute pancreatitis (RAP) and chronic pancreatitis (CP) are progressive inflammatory syndromes with variable features. Pain is the primary feature that contributes to low physical and mental quality of life with a third of patients reporting severe pain. Pain experience is worsened by depression. Here, we tested the hypothesis that genetic risk of the psychiatric conditions of anxiety and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is associated with pain in CP and RAP + CP subj...
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Abstract Background and aims The prevalence and significance of digestive manifestations in COVID-19 remain uncertain. We aimed to assess the prevalence, spectrum, severity, and significance of digestive manifestations in patients hospitalized with COVID-19. Methods Consecutive patients hospitalized with COVID-19 were identified across a geographically diverse alliance of medical centers in North America. Data pertaining to baseline characteristics, symptomatology, laboratory assessment, imaging...
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#1Jorge D. MachicadoH-Index: 13
#2Dhiraj YadavH-Index: 52
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#1Venkata S. Akshintala (Johns Hopkins University)H-Index: 15
#2Christina J. Sperna Weiland (Radboud University Nijmegen)H-Index: 1
Last. Dhiraj Yadav (University of Pittsburgh)H-Index: 52
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Summary null Background null Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs), intravenous fluid, pancreatic stents, or combinations of these have been evaluated in randomised controlled trials (RCTs) for the prevention of post-endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP) pancreatitis, but the comparative efficacy of these treatments remains unclear. Our aim was to do an exploratory network meta-analysis of previous RCTs to systematically compare the direct and indirect evidence and rank ...
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#1Christie Y. Jeon (Veterans Health Administration)H-Index: 26
#2Georgios I. Papachristou (OSU: Ohio State University)H-Index: 49
Last. Dhiraj Yadav (University of Pittsburgh)H-Index: 52
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Abstract null null Background/Objectives null Alcohol is the most common etiology of recurrent acute pancreatitis and chronic pancreatitis. The extent and timing of drinking that increases the transient risk of acute pancreatitis is yet unknown. null null null Methods null We designed a case-crossover study to determine the effective hazard period of drinking in relation to episodes of pancreatitis. We aim to evaluate the dose-response relationship between excess drinking and pancreatitis compar...
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INTRODUCTION Severe abdominal pain is a cardinal symptom of chronic pancreatitis (CP) associated with a high economic and societal burden. In other chronic pain conditions, cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT) has demonstrated efficacy in improving patient outcomes (e.g., pain-related disability and depression). However, CBT has not yet been evaluated in adult patients with painful CP. We aimed to (i) evaluate the feasibility and acceptability of an adapted Internet CBT program for CP and (ii) gen...
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#1Louise Kuhlmann (AAU: Aalborg University)H-Index: 5
#2Keith Teo (University of Auckland)H-Index: 2
Last. John A. Windsor (University of Auckland)H-Index: 71
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Abstract null null Aims null Pain is the foremost complication to chronic pancreatitis (CP), but no validated questionnaires for assessment exist. The COMPAT questionnaire includes all relevant pain dimensions in CP, but a short form is needed to make it usable in clinical practice. null null null Methods null The full COMPAT questionnaire was completed by 91 patients and systematically reduced to six questions. Pain severity and analgesic use were merged, leaving five pain dimensions. The pain ...
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