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medlineplus.gov/gastrointestinalbleeding.html

GI bleeding is not a disease, but a symptom of a disease. There are many possible causes of GI bleeding, including hemorrhoids, peptic ulcers, tears or ...

www.saem.org/about-saem/academies-interest-groups-affiliates2/cdem/for-students/online-education/m4-curriculum/group-m4-approach-to/gi-bleed

Treatment options for acute GI bleeds depends on the source of the bleeding, but in general can be divided into blood transfusions, pharmacologic management ...

www.merckmanuals.com/home/digestive-disorders/gastrointestinal-bleeding/gastrointestinal-bleeding

Hematemesis, hematochezia, or melena should be considered an emergency. People with severe GI bleeding should be admitted to an intensive care unit (ICU) or ...

www.nationwidechildrens.org/conditions/gi-bleeding

If active bleeding is seen, it can be stopped by injecting medications at the source. More commonly, upper GI bleeding is treated with medications that decrease ...

www.cancertherapyadvisor.com/home/decision-support-in-medicine/gastroenterology-hepatology/gi-bleeding

The current standard of care for patients with suspected acute upper GI bleeding is to administer IV PPI therapy, either as intermittent boluses or as an ...

www.uclahealth.org/radiology/ir/gastrointestinal-bleeding

There are multiple approaches for treating GI bleeding. An interventionalist begins by gaining arterial access in the groin through the femoral artery and ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gastrointestinal_bleeding

Gastrointestinal bleeding (GI bleed), also called gastrointestinal hemorrhage (GIB), is all forms of bleeding in the gastrointestinal tract, ...

emcrit.org/ibcc/gi-bleeding

Sep 18, 2018 ... Don't transfuse to a high hemoglobin to “tank up” the patient. Massive transfusion protocol (MTP): For severe instability (e.g. vasopressor ...

www.uspharmacist.com/article/differentiating-upper-and-lower-gi-bleeds

Dec 18, 2018 ... Gastrointestinal bleeding (GIB) is a relatively common medical issue ... the bleed can dictate both presentation and treatment (TABLES 1-3).

gut.bmj.com/content/68/5/776

We recommend interrupting warfarin therapy at presentation (weak recommendation, low quality evidence). In cases of unstable gastrointestinal haemorrhage, ...

www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/gastrointestinal-bleeding/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20372732

Oct 15, 2020 ... Depending on the amount of blood loss and whether you continue to bleed, you might require fluids through a needle (IV) and, possibly, blood ...