The most recent issue of Gastroenterology examines changes in the prevalence of Hepatitis C virus infection, nonalcoholic steatohepatitis, and alcoholic liver disease among patients with cirrhosis or liver failure on the waitlist for liver transplantation.
The most recent issue of Gastroenterology examines the association of liver injury from specific drugs, or groups of drugs, with polymorphisms in HLA and other genes in a genome-wide association study.
A study in the latest issue of the Alimentary Pharmacology & Therapeutics examines the transformation of hepatitis C antiviral treatment in a national healthcare system following the introduction of direct antiviral agents.
In patients with severe alcoholic hepatitis, prednisolone increases susceptibility to infection and infection-related mortality, and is associated with high circulating levels of bacterial DNA, reports the latest issue of Gastroenterology.
The most recent issue of the Scandanavian Journal of Gastroenterology evaluated the prevalence of celiac disease in elderly population, recording the main clinical features of this group respect to young patients.