A study in November's issue of the Journal of Clinical Gastroenterology identifies etiologies and clinical factors that may predict which patients require further diagnostic testing and long-term outcomes of incidentally identified common bile duct dilatation.
Published ahead of print, a study in the Alimentary Pharmacology & Therapeutics assessed the efficacy of self-expanding metal stents in patients with cirrhosis and severe or refractory esophageal variceal bleeding.
The most recent issue of the Alimentary Pharmacology & Therapeutics reviews the use of anti-TNF biosimilars focusing on pharmacokinetics, pharmacodynamic properties and comparative effectiveness, related to their use in IBD.
A study in the latest Alimentary Pharmacology & Therapeutics examines the relationship between faecal-associated and mucosal-associated microbiota in irritable bowel syndrome patients and healthy subjects.
The most recent issue of the Diseases of the Colon & Rectum examined the Nutritional Index in predicting severe complications, recurrence, and poor prognosis in patients with colorectal cancer undergoing primary tumor resection.