The indications of EGD were primarily based on NASPGHAN
recommendations for EGD, and after having verified the location using X-ray (done up to two hours before EGD).
For instance, the NASPGHAN
panel recommends follow-up tests to explore reasons for increased ALT, including laboratory tests for excluding viral infections, endocrine disorders, autoimmune and genetic causes.
Assessment of nutrition education among pediatric gastroenterologists: a survey of NASPGHAN
Recomendacoes atuais da ESPGHAN e NASPGHAN
sugerem que o PEG e os enemas sao igualmente eficazes na desimpactacao, sendo a via oral menos invasiva e por isso a indicada inicialmente.
Lin et al., "Management of ingested foreign bodies in children: a clinical report of the NASPGHAN
endoscopy committee," Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, vol.
(4.) Di Lorenzo C, Colletti RB, Lehmann HP, Boyle JT, Gerson WT, Hyams JS, et al.; AAP Subcommittee; NASPGHAN
Committee on Chronic Abdominal Pain.
Marchand V, Motil K, NASPGHAN
Committee on Nutrition: Nutrition support for neurologically impaired children: a clinical report of North American Society for Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition.
A survey amongst NASPGHAN
members in 2012 reported 481 cases of magnet ingestion over 10 years; 320 of these ingestions occurred over the most recent three-year period (Abbas et al, 2013).
However, the North American Society of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition (NASPGHAN
) (Hill et al., 2005) recommends the use of TTG IgA because the EMA IgA, although equally accurate, is more expensive, time-consuming, and prone to operator error.
In addition, the American College of Gastroenterology (ACG) and the North American Society for Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition (NASPGHAN
) provide guidance on the diagnosis and treatment of adults and children with CD.
Organised by the Shaikh Khalifa Medical City (SKMC), in collaboration with the North American Society for Paediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition (NASPGHAN
), as many as 300 paediatricians from hospitals worldwide came to share their experiences, warning that the health challenges surrounding children are continuing to grow, both locally and internationally.
Conducted by leading researchers at the University of Southern California, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts General Hospital and Precision Health Economics, and supported by Abbott (Abbott Park, IL) the study was presented at the 2013 North American Society for Pediatric Gastroenterology Hepatology and Nutrition (NASPGHAN
) Annual Meeting in Chicago, IL.