G-POEM: non-invasive pyloroplasty

by Jim Sliney Jr For patients whose primary symptoms of gastroparesis are nausea and vomiting, and in whom other gastric procedures have failed, there is a hopeful procedure and a related study going on. G-POEM stands for Gastric per-oral Endoscopic Myotomy, which is a procedure using endoscopy (a camera attached to a tube that, in … Continue reading G-POEM: non-invasive pyloroplasty

Effect of Endoscopic Pyloric Therapies for Patients with Nausea and Vomiting and Functional Obstructive Gastroparesis

Here is an article from the Autonomic Neuroscience: Basic and Clinical Journal. "Conclusion: Pyloric therapies appear to be effective treatments in symptomatic patients with GP and 3 cpm GMA¬†and controlled trials are warranted." Wellington, J., et al., Effect of endoscopic pyloric therapies for patients with nausea and vomiting and functional¬†obstructive gastroparesis, Auton. Neurosci. (2016), http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.autneu.2016.07.004Continue reading Effect of Endoscopic Pyloric Therapies for Patients with Nausea and Vomiting and Functional Obstructive Gastroparesis