The most recent issue of the Diseases of the Colon & Rectum assessed outcomes of emergency surgery for obstructing colorectal cancer in a single hospital, where care was primarily provided by colorectal surgeons.
IBS-like symptoms in patients with ulcerative colitis in deep remission are associated with increased levels of serum cytokines and poor psychological well-being, reports the latest issue of Inflammatory Bowel Diseases.
A study in the most recent issue of the Clinical Gastroenterology & Hepatology analyzes biopsies from duodenal bulbs of all endoscopy patients increases detection of abnormalities but has a minimal effect on diagnosis of celiac disease.
The most recent issue of Alimentary Pharmacology & Therapeutics examines the effects of baseline abdominal pain and bloating on response to lubiprostone in patients with irritable bowel syndrome with constipation.
The most recent issue of Gut presents epigenetic findings in the context of hepatocellular carcinoma, fibrosis and non-alcoholic fatty liver disease, where there is urgent unmet need for new clinical interventions and biomarkers.
The most recent publication of the Alimentary Pharmacology & Therapeutics finds that body-mass index is associated with fibrosis regression during long-term nucleoside analogue therapy in chronic hepatitis B.
The latest issue of the Alimentary Pharmacology & Therapeutics examines the cost-effectiveness of quantitative hepatitis B virus surface antigen testing in pregnancy in predicting vertical transmission risk.