AGA Clinical Practice Update on Management of Medically Refractory Gastroparesis: Expert Review

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Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2021 Oct 29:S1542-3565(21)01151-4. doi: 10.1016/j.cgh.2021.10.038. Online ahead of print.


DESCRIPTION: Delayed gastric emptying on objective testing defines gastroparesis, but symptoms overlap with functional dyspepsia and do not correlate well with gastric emptying delay. This review outlines a strategy for defining, diagnosing, and managing refractory gastroparesis.

METHODS: The Best Practice Advice statements presented here were developed from review of existing literature combined with expert opinion to provide practical advice. Because this was not a systematic review, formal rating of the quality of evidence or strength of recommendations was not performed. BEST PRACTICE ADVICE.

PMID:34757197 | DOI:10.1016/j.cgh.2021.10.038

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