Publications

  1. Almansa C, Garcia-Sanchez R, Barcelo M, Diaz-Rubio M, Rey E. Translation, cultural adaptation and validation of a Spanish version of the Irritable Bowel Syndrome Severity Score. Rev Esp Enferm Dig. 2011 Dec; 103(12):612-8.
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  2. Almansa C, Diaz-Rubio M, Rey E. The burden and management of patients with IBS: Results from a survey in spanish gastroenterologists. Rev Esp Enferm Dig. 2011 Nov; 103(11):570-5.
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  3. Ponce J, Calvet X, Gallach M, Ponce M, Esophagitis Study Group of the Asociacion Espanola de Gastroenterologia (AEG). Esophagitis in a high H. pylori prevalence area: severe disease is rare but concomitant peptic ulcer is frequent. PLoS One. 2011; 6(10):e25051. Epub 2011 Oct 11.
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  4. Almansa C, Heckman MG, DeVault KR, Bouras E, Achem SR. Esophageal spasm: demographic, clinical, radiographic, and manometric features in 108 patients. Dis Esophagus. 2012 Apr; 25(3):214-21. Epub 2011 Sep 23.
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  5. Almansa C, Devault KR, Achem SR. A comprehensive review of eosinophilic esophagitis in adults. J Clin Gastroenterol. 2011 Sep; 45(8):658-64.
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  6. Achem SR, Almansa C, Krishna M, Heckman MG, Wolfsen HC, Talley NJ, DeVault KR. Oesophageal eosinophilic infiltration in patients with noncardiac chest pain. Aliment Pharmacol Ther. 2011 Jun; 33(11):1194-201. Epub 2011 Apr 05.
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  7. Almansa C, Shahid MW, Heckman MG, Preissler S, Wallace MB. Association between visual gaze patterns and adenoma detection rate during colonoscopy: a preliminary investigation. Am J Gastroenterol. 2011 Jun; 106(6):1070-4. Epub 2011 Feb 15.
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  8. Almansa C, Bertani H, Noh KW, Wallace MB, Woodward TA, Raimondo M. The role of endoscopic ultrasound in the evaluation of chronic mesenteric ischaemia. Dig Liver Dis. 2011 Jun; 43(6):470-4. Epub 2011 Feb 11.
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  9. Almansa C, Wang B, Achem SR. Noncardiac chest pain and fibromyalgia. Med Clin North Am. 2010 Mar; 94(2):275-89.
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  10. Rey E, Alvarez-Sanchez A, Rodriguez-Artalejo F, Moreno Elola-Olaso C, Almansa C, Diaz-Rubio M. Onset and disappearance rates of gastroesophageal reflux symptoms in the Spanish population, and their impact on quality of life. Rev Esp Enferm Dig. 2009 Jul; 101(7):477-82.
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  11. Almansa C, Krishna M, Buchner AM, Ghabril MS, Talley N, DeVault KR, Wolfsen H, Raimondo M, Guarderas JC, Achem SR. Seasonal distribution in newly diagnosed cases of eosinophilic esophagitis in adults. Am J Gastroenterol. 2009 Apr; 104(4):828-33. Epub 2009 Feb 24.
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  12. Almansa C, Rey E, Sanchez RG, Sanchez AA, Diaz-Rubio M. Prevalence of functional gastrointestinal disorders in patients with fibromyalgia and the role of psychologic distress. Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2009 Apr; 7(4):438-45. Epub 2008 Dec 13.
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  13. Almansa C. [Functional gastrointestinal disorders. Patient with pyrosis showing no improvement with a high-dose proton pump inhibitor. What is the diagnosis and treatment?]. Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2008 Dec; 31(10):700-1.
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  14. Rey E, Garcia-Alonso M, Moreno-Ortega M, Almansa C, Alvarez-Sanchez A, Diaz-Rubio M. Influence of psychological distress on characteristics of symptoms in patients with GERD: the role of IBS comorbidity. Dig Dis Sci. 2009 Feb; 54(2):321-7. Epub 2008 Jul 23.
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  15. Almansa C, Hinder RA, Smith CD, Achem SR. A comprehensive appraisal of the surgical treatment of diffuse esophageal spasm. J Gastrointest Surg. 2008 Jun; 12(6):1133-45. Epub 2007 Dec 11.
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  16. Almansa C, Achem SR. [Diffuse esophageal spasm (DES). Practical concepts of diagnosis and treatment]. Rev Gastroenterol Mex. 2007 Apr-Jun; 72(2):136-45.
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  17. Almansa C, Rey E, Bolanos E, Palma M, Alvarez Sanchez A, Diaz-Rubio M. [Spanish physicians point of view on irritable bowel syndrome (IBS). Results of a Delphi survey]. Rev Esp Enferm Dig. 2007 Apr; 99(4):210-7.
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  18. Izquierdo S, Rey E, Gutierrez Del Olmo A, Almansa C, Andres Ramirez Armengol J, Diaz-Rubio M. Polyp as a complication of argon plasma coagulation in watermelon stomach. Endoscopy. 2005 Sep; 37(9):921.
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  19. Izquierdo S, Rey E, Garcia Alonso M, Almansa C, Diaz-Rubio M. Has the identification of rectal hypersensitivity any implication in the clinical outcome of irritable bowel syndrome? Rev Esp Enferm Dig. 2005 Apr; 97(4):223-8.
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  20. Izquierdo Rubio S, Taxonera Samso C, Ladero Quesada JM, Almansa Menchero C, Diaz-Rubio M. [Severe and disseminated infection by cytomegalovirus in immunocompetent patient]. An Med Interna. 2002 May; 19(5):234-6.
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