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.
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.
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 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.