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Daniel Murray Wild

Professor of Medicine
Medicine, Gastroenterology
0351C Hospital South, Box 3913, Durham, NC 27710

Selected Publications


Clinical Predictors of a Positive Ct Angiogram Study Used for the Evaluation of Acute Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage.

Conference Dig Dis Sci · January 2023 BACKGROUND: Acute gastrointestinal (GI) bleeding is one of the leading causes of emergency department visits and hospital admissions. CT angiography (CTA) has had an expanding role in the evaluation of acute GI bleeding because it is rapidly performed, wid ... Full text Link to item Cite

Use, Yield, and Risk of Device-assisted Enteroscopy in the United States: Results From a Large Retrospective Multicenter Cohort.

Journal Article J Clin Gastroenterol · October 1, 2021 INTRODUCTION: Since 2001, device-assisted enteroscopy (DAE) has revolutionized the diagnostic and therapeutic capabilities for managing small bowel pathology. Though commonly performed, there have been no recent large studies to assess the use, yield, and ... Full text Link to item Cite

Indications, Contraindications, and Considerations for Video Capsule Endoscopy.

Journal Article Gastrointest Endosc Clin N Am · April 2021 Video capsule endoscopy is indicated in a broad range of clinical settings, most commonly in evaluating suspected small bowel bleeding. It is also useful in diagnosing Crohn's disease and monitoring patients with known Crohn's. Video capsule endoscopy has ... Full text Link to item Cite

Use of the National Institutes of Health Consensus Guidelines Improves the Diagnostic Sensitivity of Gastrointestinal Graft-Versus-Host Disease.

Journal Article Arch Pathol Lab Med · September 2018 CONTEXT: - Graft-versus-host disease of the gastrointestinal tract is a common complication of hematopoietic stem cell transplant associated with significant morbidity and mortality. Accurate diagnosis can be difficult and is a truly clinicopathologic ende ... Full text Link to item Cite

Late Gastrointestinal Complications of Allogeneic Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation in Adults.

Journal Article Biol Blood Marrow Transplant · April 2018 Gastrointestinal (GI) complications including graft-versus-host disease (GVHD) are a major cause of morbidity and mortality in allogenic stem transplant recipients. Although several studies have previously looked into the acute GI complications, fewer smal ... Full text Link to item Cite

The Diagnostic Yield of Repeated Endoscopic Evaluation in Patients with Gastrointestinal Bleeding and Left Ventricular Assist Devices.

Journal Article Dig Dis Sci · June 2016 INTRODUCTION: Left ventricular assist devices (LVADs) are increasingly common in patients with advanced heart failure. GI bleeding (GIB) occurs in 20-30 % of these patients and can arise anywhere in the GI tract. Given the high rates of GIB in this populat ... Full text Link to item Cite

The Diagnostic Yield of Site and Symptom-Based Biopsies for Acute Gastrointestinal Graft-Versus-Host Disease: A 5-Year Retrospective Review.

Journal Article Dig Dis Sci · March 2016 BACKGROUND: Graft-versus-host disease (GVHD) complicates half of hematopoietic stem cell transplants (HCT), and the gastrointestinal tract is commonly affected. Endoscopic biopsies have a key role in the diagnosis. The optimal procedure(s) to perform and s ... Full text Link to item Cite

Endoscopic techniques for evaluating small bowel blood loss: Video capsule and device- assisted enteroscopy

Chapter · January 1, 2016 Direct visualization of the small bowel lumen is often required for the evaluation of symptoms and pathology, most notably, chronic GI blood loss. The small bowel presents numerous challenges that make endoscopic evaluation of it challenging. Numerous spec ... Full text Cite

Deep enteroscopy with a conventional colonoscope: initial multicenter study by using a through-the-scope balloon catheter system.

Journal Article Gastrointest Endosc · November 2015 BACKGROUND AND AIMS: The advent of capsule endoscopy has revolutionized evaluation of the small bowel. Capsule endoscopy has become the criterion standard as the initial examination to diagnose small-bowel abnormalities, but does not allow for tissue sampl ... Full text Link to item Cite

The pre- and postprocedure assessment of patients undergoing sedation for gastrointestinal endoscopy.

Journal Article Gastrointest Endosc Clin N Am · October 2008 A thorough and efficient pre-procedure evaluation of the patient's readiness to undergo sedation for endoscopy is essential. This evaluation will allow the formulation of an appropriate sedation plan for the patient, resulting in a safe and effective exami ... Full text Link to item Cite