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Adults (18-65), Geriatrics (65+)
Adults (18-65), Geriatrics (65+)
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Perelman Center for Advanced Medicine
South Pavilion, 4th Floor
3400 Civic Center Boulevard
Philadelphia, PA 19104
A facility of the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Penn Medicine Radnor
Floor 2, Suite 205 South
145 King of Prussia Road
Radnor, PA 19087
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1. Small bowel technology in the investigation of obscure GI bleeding2. Wireless capsule endoscopy and inflammatory conditions of the small bowel3. Medical therapy for small bowel bleeding4. Use of VCE in LVAD population
Wu R, Fisher, LR: Early Detection of GI Bleeding: Starting the Clock for the Capsule Drop Gastrointestinal Endoscopy 89 (1): 44-46,2018.
Fisher, LR: Women's Gastrointestinal Health in 2016: An Introduction to an Expanding Field in Gastroenterology Gastroenterological Clinics of North America : 2016.
Hosmer A, Fisher L, Baker J, Rice M: "Does Sedation Affect Upper Gastrointestinal Transit and Study Completion Rates Measured by Small Bowel Video Capsule Endoscopy?" Digestive Disease Week : 2016.
Spencer, M., Baker, J., Azeem, A., Dickens, J., Rice, M., Fisher, L.: "Video Capsule Endoscopy in the Evaluation of Celiac Disease Patients with Persistent or Recurrent Symptoms. Who and When?" International Journal of Celiac Disease 4 (2): 55-60,2016.
Spencer M, Baker J, Azeem A, Rice M, Fisher L: "Should video capsule endoscopy be utilized in the evaluation of celiac patients with persistent symptoms?" Digestive Disease Week : 2015.
Tavakkoli, A, Spencer, M., Takami, M., Stoffel, E, Fisher, L: Actively bleeding idiopathic vascular bleb found via double balloon enteroscopy Am J Gastroenterology 110 (16): 2015.
Jason Baker, Laurel Fihser, Christopher Fernandez: Difference in Prevalence of Small Bowel Video Capsule Endoscopy Findings Between Cardiac versus Non Cardiac Inpatient Cohorts Annual Scientific Meeting of the ACG : 2014.
Jason Baker, Keith Mullins, Laurel Fisher, Michael Rice: Video Capsule Endoscopy in Elderly Patients Compared to Age Stratified Cohort: Upper Gut Motility, Luminal Debris, and Completeness of Examination ACG National Meetings : 2013.
Choi EH, Mergener K, Semrad C, Fisher L, Cave DR, Dodig M, Burke C, Leighton JA, Kastenberg D, Simpson P, Sul J, Bhattacharya K, Charles R, Gerson L, Weber L, Eisen G, Reidel W, Vargo JJ, Wakim-Fleming J, Lo SK: Multicenter, Prospective, Randomized Comparison of a Novel Signal Transmission Capsule Endoscope to an Existing Capsule Endoscope. Gastrointest Endosc 78 (2): 325-32,2013.
JR Baker, A Springs, K May, EE Wilkinson, LR Fisher, WL Hasler: Video Capsule Endoscopy Findings in Diabetic Patients vs a Large Non-diabetic Cohort: Gastric and Small Bowel Transit, Luminal Debris, and Completeness of Examination, Division of Gastroenterology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI. DDW : 2013.
3400 Civic Center Boulevard742 Perelman Center for Advanced MedicineSouth Pavilion
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