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December 12, 2019
POEM: Peroral Endoscopic Myotomy
There has been much written about POEM over that last few years.
When you search POEM on Pubmed.gov, an incredible 611 listings appear as of the writing of this post!
This paper, Endoscopic or Surgical Myotomy in Patients with Idiopathic...
October 24, 2015
Peroral endoscopic full-thickness myotomy for the treatment of sigmoid-type achalasia: outcomes with a minimum follow-up of 12 months
This study followed 23 sigmoid-type achalasia patients after POEM for 18 months. The surgery took an average of 67.6 minutes.
October 3, 2015
Brand new POEM study: A prospective analysis of GERD after POEM on anterior myotomy
Please read carefully. Many points here exemplify the conventional medical thought and reporting processes.
Positive take aways:
1. Notice that these patients were tested pre-operativ...
September 26, 2015
Peroral Endoscopic Myotomy for Achalasia in a Thoracic Surgical Practice.
"Peroral endoscopic myotomy is a safe and effective therapy for achalasia. It provides reliable and persistent palliation of dysphagia and objective improvement in esophageal emptying. Esophagiti...
Vitamin D and Autoimmunity
May 24, 2016
Presentation, Diagnosis, and Management of Achalasia
January 24, 2016
Outcomes of Esophageal Dilation in Eosinophilic Esophagitis: Safety, Efficacy, and Persistence of the Fibrostenotic Phenotype.
January 20, 2016
A Measure of Disease-Specific Health-Related Quality of
Life for Achalasia
November 11, 2015
PTH-152 Heller’s myotomy and pneumatic dilatation in the treatment of achalasia: a population-based case-control study assessing long-term quality of...
Histopathologic patterns among achalasia subtypes
The POEM papers keep coming....
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