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Inflammatory bowel disease: developing a short disease specific scale to measure health related quality of life

Journal Article
Smith, G., Watson, R., & Palmer, K. (2002)
Inflammatory bowel disease: developing a short disease specific scale to measure health related quality of life. International Journal of Nursing Studies, 39(6), 583-590. https://doi.org/10.1016/s0020-7489%2801%2900042-6
Aim: To report on the preliminary development of a short scale, the Edinburgh inflammatory bowel disease questionnaire (EIBDQ) to measure disease specific aspects of inflammat...

Alverine citrate fails to relieve the symptoms of irritable bowel syndrome: results of a double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled trial

Journal Article
Mitchell, S. A., Mee, A. S., Smith, G. D., Palmer, K. R., & Chapman, R. W. (2002)
Alverine citrate fails to relieve the symptoms of irritable bowel syndrome: results of a double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled trial. Alimentary pharmacology & therapeutics, 16(6), 1187-1195. https://doi.org/10.1046/j.1365-2036.2002.01277.x
Background : Alverine citrate has been used in the treatment of irritable bowel syndrome for many years. Aims : To compare the efficacy and safety of a new formulation of alv...

Impact of a nurse-led counselling service on quality of life in patients with inflammatory bowel disease

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Smith, G. D., Watson, R., Roger, D., McRorie, E., Hurst, N., Luman, W., & Palmer, K. R. (2002)
Impact of a nurse-led counselling service on quality of life in patients with inflammatory bowel disease. Journal of advanced nursing, 38(2), 152-160. https://doi.org/10.1046/j.1365-2648.2002.02159.x
Impact of a nurse-led counselling service upon quality of life in patients with inflammatory bowel disease Aim. Health related quality of life is impaired in patients sufferi...

A randomized trial of thermal ablative therapy versus expandable metal stents in the palliative treatment of patients with esophageal carcinoma

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Dallal, H. J., Smith, G. D., Grieve, D. C., Ghosh, S., Penman, I. D., & Palmer, K. R. (2001)
A randomized trial of thermal ablative therapy versus expandable metal stents in the palliative treatment of patients with esophageal carcinoma. Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, 54(5), 549-557. https://doi.org/10.1067/mge.2001.118947
Background: Expandable metal stent insertion and thermal tumor ablation (TTA) both improve dysphagia in patients with advanced esophageal cancer, but no direct comparison stud...

Nitric oxide and gall-bladder motor function

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Luman, W., Ardill, J. E. F., Armstrong, E., Smith, G. D., Brett, L., Lessells, A. M., …Palmer, K. R. (1998)
Nitric oxide and gall-bladder motor function. Alimentary pharmacology & therapeutics, 12(5), 425-432. https://doi.org/10.1046/j.1365-2036.1998.00322.x
Background:The L-arginine: nitric oxide (NO) pathway has been shown to be important in the regulation of intestinal motility and NO may be the mediator for nonadrenergic nonch...

Influence of cholecystectomy on sphincter of Oddi motility

Journal Article
Luman, W., Williams, A. J. K., Pryde, A., Smith, G. D., Nixon, S. J., Heading, R. C., & Palmer, K. R. (1997)
Influence of cholecystectomy on sphincter of Oddi motility. Gut, 41(3), 371-374. https://doi.org/10.1136/gut.41.3.371
Background—Gall bladder and sphincter of Oddi (SO) function are coordinated by hormonal and neuronal mechanisms. Nerve fibres pass between the gall bladder and the SO via the ...

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