Viveksandeep Thoguluva Chandrasekar
Mayo Clinic
Publications 4
#1Harsh PatelH-Index: 1
#1Harsh K. PatelH-Index: 6
Last. Viveksandeep Thoguluva Chandrasekar (Mayo Clinic)H-Index: 1
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Background Endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP) can be associated with complications, including precipitation of peri-procedural myocardial ischemia. However, data regarding the trends and impact of previous myocardial infarction (MI) and/or percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) or coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG) on ERCP outcomes remains unknown. Methods Using the National Inpatient Sample (2007-2014) and relevant ICD-9-CM codes, we identified adults who underwent ERCP...
#1Jacqueline Cai (Mayo Clinic)
Last. Rahul Pannala (Mayo Clinic)H-Index: 21
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#1Roberta MaselliH-Index: 24
#2Marco Spadaccini (Humanitas University)H-Index: 14
Last. Alessandro Repici (Humanitas University)H-Index: 71
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Zenker's diverticulum (ZD) is a rare outpouching of the esophageal mucosa herniating posteriorly through Killian's triangle. Treatments of ZD aim to dissect the cricopharyngeal muscle to remove the underlying dysfunctional condition. In the last decade, a septotomy performed utilizing a flexible endoscope has been reported as a safe and effective alternative to both open surgery and rigid endoscopic diverticulotomy. More recently, Li et al described a novel endoscopic technique to treat ZD, name...
#1Junjie Huang (CUHK: The Chinese University of Hong Kong)H-Index: 12
#2Harsh K. PatelH-Index: 6
Last. Martin C.S. Wong (CUHK: The Chinese University of Hong Kong)H-Index: 51
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Background This study aimed to evaluate the updated incidence, mortality, risk factors, and epidemiologic trends of colorectal cancer (CRC) for different regions and sex using publicly available data from 186 countries. Methods The Global Cancer Observatory (GLOBOCAN) database was retrieved for the age-standardized rates (ASR) for incidence and mortality of CRC in 2018 and 2012. The prevalence of risk factors (2008–2016) was retrieved from the Global Health Observatory database. The associations...