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.
The latest issue of the Alimentary Pharmacology & Therapeutics examines the epidemiology of IBD among participants of the Millennium Cohort, includin the incidence, deployment-related risk factors, and antecedent episodes of infectious gastroenteritis.
A study in the latest issue of Alimentary Pharmacology & Therapeutics identifies factors predictive of an efficacious response to a low-FODMAP diet in functional gastrointestinal disorders patients with fructose or lactose intolerance.
The most recent issue of Gastroenterology investigates which direct oral anticoagulant had the most favorable GI safety profile, and compare differences among these drugs in age-related risk of GI bleeding.
The most recent issue of Gastroenterology investigated whether telemedicine offers an opportunity to take advantage of technology while leveraging the progressive push toward efficiency and value in medical education.