Articles in Practical Gastroenterology

Articles in Practical Gastroenterology

The Practical Gastroenterology Journal edited by Carol Rees Parrish, MS, RD

Topic Index  |  Celiac Diet Series (2006-2007)

2012 | 2011 | 2010 | 2009 | 2008 | 2007 | 2006 | 2005 | 2004 | 2003

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Articles from 2015

February  Short Bowel Syndrome in Adults, Part III:  Hydrating the Adult Patient with Short Bowel Syndrome

March  Short Bowel Syndrome in Adults, Part IV (A):  A Guide to Front Line Drugs Used in the Treatment of Short Bowel Syndrome

April  Short Bowel Syndrome in Adults, Part IV (B):  A Guide to Front Line Drugs Used in the Treatment of Short Bowel Syndrome

May Short Bowel Syndrome in Adults, Part V:  Trophic Agents in the Treatment of Short Bowel Syndrome

June  Non-Celiac Gluten Sensitivity--Where Are We Now in 2015?

July   Low Residue vs. Low Fiber Diets in Inflammatory Bowel Disease:  Evidence to Support vs. Habit?

August   Getting Critical About Constipation

September  D-Lactic Acidosis:  More Prevalent Than We Think?

October  How to Buy, Store and Eat Olive Oil

Articles from 2014

January  Magnesium--So Underappreciated

February  Yogurt:  Nutritious Food or Sugary Snack?

March  Clogged Feeding Tubes:  A Clinician's Thorn

April  Nutrition Update in Hepatic Failure

May  Trace Element Supplementation and Monitoring in the Adult Patient on Parenteral Nutrition

June  Nutrition Guidelines for Treatment of Children with Eosinophilic Esophagitis

July  The Calorie Requirement Conundrum

August  Short Bowel Syndrome in Adults, Part I:  Physiological Alterations and Clinical Consequences

September  Coding for Malnutrition in the Adult Patient:  What the Physician Needs to Know

October  Short Bowel Syndrome in Adults, Part II:  Nutrition Therapy for Short Bowel Syndrome in the Adult Patient

November  Celebrating the Holidays:  A Fresh Look at Holiday Foods for Those with Dysphagia

December  Blenderized Tube Feeding: Suggested Guidelines to Clinicians


                Clinical Observations--Correcting Hypernatremia:  Enteral or Intravenous Hydration?  

Articles from 2013

January  Nutritional Management of the Adult with Cystic Fibrosis Part I

February  Nutritional Management of the Adult with Cystic Fibrosis Part II

March  Bone Health After Major Upper Gastrointestinal Surgery

April   Nephrolithiasis and Gastrointestinal Tract Diseases:  Can Diet Intervention Help?

May   Understanding Medicare Coverage for Home Enteral Nutrition:  A Case Based Approach

June   A Practical Guide to the Nutrition Management of Chronic Pancreatitis

July   Chronic Constipation in Children:  An Overview

August Low Serum Phosphorus Getting You Down?

September Nutritional Management for Head and Neck Cancer Patients

October Gluten Content of Selected Labeled Gluten-Free Foods Sold in the US

November Food Allergies:  Dietary Management

December  Fiber-Enriched Enteral Formulae:  Advantageous or Adding Fuel to the Fire?


Articles from 2009-2012

Older publications are linked above or in the left-hand menu.


January To Hold (Enteral Feeding) or Not to Hold: That IS the Question; A Commentary and Tutorial

February Celiac Disease:  What Gluten-Free Means Today

March Antioxidants as Adjunctive Therapy for Pain in Chronic Pancreatitis

April  Nutrition in Pediatric Inflammatory Bowel Disease

May  High Risk Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy Tubes:  Issues to Consider

June  Nutritional Care in Adult Inflammatory Bowel Disease

July  When the Bowel Becomes the Bladder:  Changes in Metabolism After Urinary Diversion

August  Post-Whipple:  A Practical Approach to Nutrition Management

September  Nutrition and Nutraceuticals for
Muscle Maintenance and Recovery: Hero or Hokum?

October  Bile Acids: An Underrecognized
and Underappreciated Cause of Chronic Diarrhea

November Dermatitis Herpetiformis:  What Practitioners Need to Know

December  A FODMAP Diet Update: Craze or Credible?


January Nasal Bridle:  Married to Your Tube

February Nutritional Assessment and Intervention in Cerebral Palsy

March Blind Bedside Placement of Feeding Tubes:  Treatment or Threat?

April Nutritional Management of Chyle Leaks:  An Update

May Hepatic Encephalopathy:  Are NH4 Levels and Protein Restriction Obsolete?

AlsoTable of FDA-Approved Pancreatic Enzyme Replacement Therapy

June Nutritional Support for Patients with Acute Kidney Injury:  How Much Protein is Enough or Too Much?

July Cyclic Parenteral Nutrition Infusion:  Considerations for the Clinician

August Nourishing Little Hearts:  Nutritional Implications for Congenital Heart Defects

September Gastroparesis and Nutrition:  The Art

November Severe Micronutrient Deficiencies in RYGB Patients: Rare but Potentially Devastating



January Propofol-Related Infusion Syndrome

February Nutritional Recommendations for Patients with Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease:  An Evidence Based Review

April Reinfusion of Intestinal Secretions:  A Viable Option for Select Patients

May Buried Bumper Syndrome:  Can We Prevent It?

July Drug Therapy-Related Issues in Patients Who Received Bariatric Surgery (Part I)

August Drug Therapy-Related Issues in Patients Who Received Bariatric Surgery (Part II).

September The Art of Fistuloclysis:  Nutritional Management of Enterocutaneous Fistulas

October Managment of Catheter-Related Infections in Patients Receiving Home Parenteral Nutrition

November Nutrition Interventions Before and After Adult Intestinal Transplantation:  The Pittsburgh Experience

December Pre-op NPO and Traditional Post-op Diet Advancement:  Time to Move On


January Vitamin B12:  No One Should Be Without It.

February Iron: Not Too Much and Not Too Little

March Enteral Feeding:  Should It Be Continued in the Patient with Clostridium Difficile Enterocolitis?

April Metabolic Acidosis in Patients with Gastrointestinal Disorders:  Metabolic and Clinical Consequences.

May The Effect of Diabetic-Specific Enteral Formulas on Clinical and Glycemic Indicators

June Wernicke's Encephalopathy:  Role of Thiamine

July When What Comes Out is Way More Than What Goes In:  Perineal Skin Care

August Diagnosis, Treatment and Nutritional Management of Chronic Intestinal Pseudo-Obstruction

September Enteral Feeding and Vasoactive Agents: Suggested Guidelines for Clinicians

October Enteral Feedings in Hospitalized Patients:  Early versus Delayed Enteral Nutrition

December Intradialytic Total Parenteral Nutrition (IDPN):  Evidence-Based Recommendations

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