To assess the severity of patient-reported gastroparesis symptoms, for use in clinical trials. Introduction The Gastroparesis Cardinal Symptom Index (GCSI) is a validated tool for monitoring treatment induced changes in the symptoms of gastroparesis. Mo Small Bowel Rather Than Gastric Motility Parameters Correlate With Gastroparesis Cardinal Symptoms Index (GCSI) in Gastroparesis Patients.

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GCSI – Gastroparesis Cardinal Symptom Index

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English for the USA. References Revicki Qual Life Res 13 4: Started inthis collection now contains interlinked topic pages divided into a tree of 31 specialty books and chapters. Significant relationships were observed between the clinician-assessed symptom severity and the GCSI total score, and significant associations were found between the GCSI scores and SF physical and mental component summary scores and restricted activity and bed disability days.

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Gastroparesis Cardinal Symptom Index

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Login SIGN up free. The findings of this study indicate that the GCSI is a reliable cadinal valid instrument for measuring symptom severity in patients with gastroparesis. Gastroparesis Cardinal Symptom Index. Although access to this website is not restricted, the information found here is intended for use by medical providers. Content is carinal monthly with systematic literature reviews and conferences. To summarize the development and measurement qualities of the Gastroparesis Cardinal Symptom Index GCSIa new measure of gastroparesis-related symptoms.

Patient-based symptom assessments are necessary to evaluate the effectiveness of medical treatments for gastroparesis. Two week test retest reliability was 0. Meet the above conditions?

Gastroparesis Cardinal Symptom Index (GCSI)

Gastroenterology – Examination Pages. If your study is funded, or if you haven’t found your translation in the Languages menu, please submit your request online. Score each of the 9 symptom criteria on 0 None to 5 Very Severe Likert Scale Nausea or Vomiting score for each of the following 3 criteria Nausea Retching Vomiting Postprandial fullness or early satiety score for each of the following 4 criteria Stomach Fullness Not able to finish a normal-sized meal Feeling excessively full after meals Loss of appetite Bloating score for each of the following 2 criteria Bloating Stomach visibly larger.

A randomly selected sub-sample of 30 subjects returned at 2 weeks to assess test retest reliability. For additional information on available translations of this instrument, or for a project involving new languages, please submit a request tutorials available on our FAQs.


Patients with greater symptom severity, as rated by clinicians, reported more symptom severity on GCSI total score. Commercial Users Exclusive vendor for translation work for commercial users: The GCSI was based on reviews of the medical literature, patient focus groups, and interviews with clinicians.

Exclusive licensor for e-versions of the questionnaire: See Also Page Contents Gastroparesis. The GCSI is based on three subscales: No access fees are requested in this context. These images are a random sampling from a Bing search on the term “Gastroparesis Cardinal Symptom Index.

The findings of this study indicate that the GCSI is a reliable and valid instrument for measuring the symptom severity in patients with gastroparesis. Back Links pages that link cardnal this page. Clinicians rated severity of symptoms, and both clinicians and patients rated change in gastroparesis-related symptoms over the 8 week study.

Clinicians independently rated the severity of the patients’ symptoms, and both clinicians and patients rated the change in gastroparesis-related symptoms over the 8-week study. We use cookies to enhance your user experience By continuing to visit our website, you agree to our use of cookies in order to offer you contents and services adapted to your needs.

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