GI & Nutrition

Diverting Loop Ileostomy and Colonic Lavage An Alternative to Total Abdominal Colectomy for the Treatment of Severe, Complicated Clostridium difficile Associated Disease

SCCM/ASPEN 2016 Clinical Practice Guidelines; Nutrition Support Therapy in the Adult Critically Ill Patient

Babak Sarani, Mary Baginsky, RD, CNSC
A Volume-Based Enteral Nutrition Support Regimen Improves Caloric Delivery but May Not Affect Clinical
Outcomes in Critically Ill Patients

Management of Hepatic Encephalopathy in the Hospital. Leise, Michael D. MD *; Poterucha, John J. MD; Kamath, Patrick S. MD; Kim, Ray W. MD Mayo Clinic Proceedings. 89(2):241-253, February 2014.

Drug-Induced Liver Injury
Leise, Michael D. Mayo Clinic proceedings (0025-6196), 89 (1),  95.

Octreotide:A Drug Often Used in the Critical Care Setting but Not Well Understood
Mallory M. Chan, BA; Michael M. Chan, BS; Chest. 2013;144(6):1937-1945. doi:10.1378/chest.13-0382

ICU-Acquired Swallowing Disorders Madison Macht, MD ; Tim Wimbish, MS, CCC-SLP ; Cathy Bodine, PhD, CCC-SLP ; Marc Moss, MD Critical Care Medicine 11/2013

Acute Gastrointestinal Bleeding: Emerging Role of Multidetector CT Angiography and Review of Current Imaging Techniques
Christopher J. Laing, MD, Terrence Tobias, MD, David I. Rosenblum, DO, Wade L. Banker, MD, Lee Tseng, MD and Stephen W. Tamarkin, MD RadioGraphics 2007

Pancreatitis Review articles

The Treatment of Acute Variceal Bleeding
Juan G. Abraldes, J Clin Gastroenterol 2007;41:S312–S317

The Short-Term Medical Management of Non-Variceal Upper
Gastrointestinal Bleeding Thomas O.G. Kovacs Drugs 2008; 68 (15):

Variceal Bleeding Pharmacological Treatment and Prophylactic Strategies
C´andid Villanueva and Joaquim Balanz´o Drugs 2008; 68 (16): 2303-2324

Management of Varices and Variceal Hemorrhage in Cirrhosis
Garcia-Tsao, Guadalupe M.D.; Bosch, Jaime M.D.
NEMJ Issue: Volume 362(9), 4 March 2010, p 823–832

Practical management of acute liver failure in the Intensive Care Unit.
Trotter JF. Current Opinion in Critical Care. 15(2):163-7, 2009 Apr.

Critical management decisions in patients with acute liver failure. [Review] [91 refs]
Stravitz RT. Chest. 134(5):1092-102, 2008 Nov.

Artificial and bioartificial liver devices: present and future.
Carpentier B. Gautier A. Legallais C. Gut. 58(12):1690-702, 2009 Dec.

Drug-Related Hepatotoxicity
Victor J. Navarro, M.D., and John R. Senior, M.D. N Engl J Med 2006;354:731-9.

Neostigmine For The Treatment Of Acute Colonic Pseudo-Obstruction; Ponec; NEJM 1999

Albumin for Ascites in SBP

Fulminant hepatic failure secondary to acetaminophen poisoning: A systematic review and meta-analysis of prognostic criteria determining the need for liver transplantation Benoit Bailey, MD, MSc, FRCPC; Devendra K. Amre, CCM Jan 2003