RJGE Vol.14, No.2, June 2005
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 ORIGINAL PAPERS

Effectiveness and tolerability of pegylated Interferon a-2a and ribavirin combination therapy in Romanian patients with chronic hepatitis C: from clinical trials to clinical practice

L.Gheorghe, M.Grigorescu, S.Iacob, D.Damian, C.Gheorghe, R.Iacob, I.Simionov, R.Vădan, I.Pârvulescu, I.Băncilă

Relationship between obesity and gastroesophageal reflux disease as recorded by 3-hour esophageal pH monitoring

G.Kouklakis, J.Moschos, J.Kountouras, A.Mpoumponaris, E.Molyvas, G.Minopoulos

The effect of a combined treatment with propranolol and isosorbide-5-mononitrate on Doppler ultrasound parameters in patients with cirrhosis and portal hypertension

A.M.Orban Schiopu, B.I.Balas, M.Diculescu

Predictive Factors for Pseudocysts and Peripancreatic Collections in Acute Pancreatitis  

Mircea Diculescu, Mirela Ciocîrlan, Mihai Ciocîrlan, Dan Stănescu, Tudor Ciprut, Teohari Marinescu

The Roux-en-Y procedure in congenital hepato-biliary disorders

S.Gardikis , S.Antypas, K.Kambouri, N.Lainakis, A.Panagidis, S.Deftereos, A.Polychronidis, T.Dolatzas, C.Simopoulos

REVIEWS

Surveillance of patients with chronic hepatitis C not on antiviral  therapy:  a practical  approach

C.Puoti,  L.Bellis, F.Martellino, L.Durola, A.Galossi, R.Guarisco, O.Dell’ Unto

Does treatment of coeliac disease require full mucosal recovery?

C.J.J.Mulder

Morbid obesity: a surgical perspective
S.Luncă, M.Pertea, G.Bouras, L.Dumitru, S.G.Hatjissalatas 

CASE REPORTS

Pill  esophagitis: two case reports

S.Vălean, M.Petrescu, A.Cătinean, R.Chira, P.A.Mircea

Gallbladder varices - a case report

I.Mishin

Recurrent cholangitis as the first manifestation of an intraductal papillary mucinous tumor of the pancreas

P.Katsinelos, G.Paroutoglou, A.Beltsis, G.Chatzimavroudis, B.Papaziogas, K.Mimidis, Y.Kountouras

Unusual presentation of gallstones

K.Hassan, A.Khakhiashvili, M.Awawdeh,  I.Afraimovitch, S.Hasan, B.Kristal 

TECHNIQUE/CASE REPORT

Curative endoscopic ultrasound-assisted submucosal resection of a gastric stromal tumor – case presentation

A.Săftoiu, T.Ciurea, C.V.Georgescu, V.Comănescu, C.Popescu

CLINICAL IMAGING

Contribution of ultrasound to the diagnosis of chronic pancreatitis and to evaluating its main complications

R.Badea, B. Diaconu 

PRACTICE OF GASTROENTEROLOGY IN ROMANIA

Sedation during colonoscopy

I.Sporea, A.Popescu, D.Săndesc, C.A.Salha, R.Sirli, M.Dănilă