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Cohort study: Sugar-sweetened beverage intake in adulthood and adolescence linked to increased risk of early-onset colorectal cancer among women

7 May, 2021 | 08:22h | UTC

Sugar-sweetened beverage intake in adulthood and adolescence and risk of early-onset colorectal cancer among women – Gut

Commentaries: Daily intake of two or more sugar-sweetened drinks associated with higher bowel cancer risk – BMJ AND Expert reaction to study looking at sugary drinks intake and incidence of early-onset colorectal cancer among women – Science Media Centre

 


Microscopic Colitis: A Concise Review for Clinicians

5 May, 2021 | 08:16h | UTC

Microscopic Colitis: A Concise Review for Clinicians – Mayo Clinic Proceedings

 


ACG Clinical Guideline: Upper Gastrointestinal and Ulcer Bleeding – RBC transfusion at a threshold of 7 g/dL; Erythromycin infusion is suggested before endoscopy; and endoscopy is suggested within 24 hours after presentation.

3 May, 2021 | 05:27h | UTC

ACG Clinical Guideline: Upper Gastrointestinal and Ulcer Bleeding – The American Journal of Gastroenterology

 


ACG Clinical Guideline: Diagnosis and Management of Idiosyncratic Drug-Induced Liver Injury – antimicrobials, herbal and dietary supplements, and anticancer therapeutics are the most common classes of agents

3 May, 2021 | 05:22h | UTC

ACG Clinical Guideline: Diagnosis and Management of Idiosyncratic Drug-Induced Liver Injury – The American Journal of Gastroenterology

 


British Society of Gastroenterology guidelines on the management of irritable bowel syndrome

29 Apr, 2021 | 08:31h | UTC

British Society of Gastroenterology guidelines on the management of irritable bowel syndrome – Gut

 

Commentary on Twitter (thread – click for more)

 


Review: Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease

29 Apr, 2021 | 08:30h | UTC

Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease – The Lancet (free for a limited period)

 


M-A: Helicobacter pylori eradication therapy to prevent gastric cancer – H. pylori eradication may reduce the incidence of gastric cancer in healthy individuals in East Asian countries

27 Apr, 2021 | 09:21h | UTC

Helicobacter pylori eradication therapy to prevent gastric cancer: systematic review and meta-analysis (link to abstract – $ for full-text – free article here)

 


Analysis of 1060 Cases of Drug-Induced Acute Pancreatitis – a large proportion of cases were caused by antineoplastic (16.89%), antibiotic (12.08%), and anticonvulsant (9.72%) drugs

25 Apr, 2021 | 20:55h | UTC

Analysis of 1060 Cases of Drug-Induced Acute Pancreatitis – Gastroenterology

 


Systematic review: Abdominal ultrasound and alpha‐foetoprotein for the diagnosis of hepatocellular carcinoma in adults with chronic liver disease

23 Apr, 2021 | 08:17h | UTC

Abdominal ultrasound and alpha‐foetoprotein for the diagnosis of hepatocellular carcinoma in adults with chronic liver disease – Cochrane Library

Summary: Abdominal ultrasound and alpha-foetoprotein for the diagnosis of hepatocellular carcinoma – Cochrane Library

 


M-A: Portal venous system thrombosis after bariatric surgery

21 Apr, 2021 | 06:16h | UTC

Portal venous system thrombosis after bariatric surgery: A systematic review and meta-analysis – Surgery (link to abstract – $ for full-text)

 


RCT: Ravidasvir plus sofosbuvir are effective and well tolerated in patients with chronic HCV infection, with potential as an affordable treatment for these patients

18 Apr, 2021 | 21:19h | UTC

Efficacy and safety of ravidasvir plus sofosbuvir in patients with chronic hepatitis C infection without cirrhosis or with compensated cirrhosis (STORM-C-1): interim analysis of a two-stage, open-label, multicentre, single arm, phase 2/3 trial – The Lancet Gastroenterology & Hepatology

 

Commentary on Twitter

 


RCT: Low-dose aspirin safely suppresses the recurrence of colorectal polyps in patients with familial adenomatous polyposis

14 Apr, 2021 | 01:49h | UTC

Chemoprevention with low-dose aspirin, mesalazine, or both in patients with familial adenomatous polyposis without previous colectomy (J-FAPP Study IV): a multicentre, double-blind, randomised, two-by-two factorial design trial – The Lancet Gastroenterology & Hepatology (link to abstract – $ for full-text)

 

Commentary on Twitter

 


Pancreatic cystic neoplasms: a review of current recommendations for surveillance and management

14 Apr, 2021 | 01:27h | UTC

Pancreatic cystic neoplasms: a review of current recommendations for surveillance and management – Abdominal Radiology

 


M-A: Treatment for bleeding esophageal varices in people with decompensated liver cirrhosis

12 Apr, 2021 | 00:39h | UTC

Treatment for bleeding oesophageal varices in people with decompensated liver cirrhosis: a network meta‐analysis – Cochrane Library

Summary: Treatment for bleeding from enlarged veins in the oesophagus (food pipe) in people with advanced scarring of the liver – Cochrane Library

Related Cochrane Reviews: M-A: Secondary prevention of variceal bleeding in adults with previous esophageal variceal bleeding due to decompensated liver cirrhosis AND Primary prevention of variceal bleeding in people with oesophageal varices due to liver cirrhosis: a network meta‐analysis – Cochrane Library

 


Meta-Analysis: Primary prevention of variceal bleeding in people with esophageal varices due to liver cirrhosis

8 Apr, 2021 | 08:45h | UTC

Primary prevention of variceal bleeding in people with oesophageal varices due to liver cirrhosis: a network meta‐analysis – Cochrane Library

Summary: Treatment to prevent first bleeding from dilated veins in the oesophagus resulting from advanced scarring of the liver – Cochrane Library

Related Cochrane Review: M-A: Secondary prevention of variceal bleeding in adults with previous esophageal variceal bleeding due to decompensated liver cirrhosis

 


Perspective | Evidence isn’t Everything – Evidence-based medicine and statin decision-making

8 Apr, 2021 | 08:41h | UTC

Evidence isn’t Everything – Evidence-based medicine and statin decision-making

 

Commentary on Twitter

 


Podcast: Evaluation and Management of Chronic Diarrhea

8 Apr, 2021 | 08:38h | UTC

#267 Diarrhea Disemboweled Part 2: Chronic Diarrhea with Dr. Iris Wang – The Curbsiders

See also: #266 Diarrhea Disemboweled Part 1: Acute Diarrhea with Dr. Iris Wang – The Curbsiders

 


Short review | Assessment and management of dysphagia and achalasia

7 Apr, 2021 | 01:13h | UTC

Assessment and management of dysphagia and achalasia – Clinical Medicine Journal

 

Commentary on Twitter

 


Podcast: Evaluation and Management of Acute Diarrhea

6 Apr, 2021 | 00:59h | UTC

#266 Diarrhea Disemboweled Part 1: Acute Diarrhea with Dr. Iris Wang – The Curbsiders

 


M-A: Secondary prevention of variceal bleeding in adults with previous esophageal variceal bleeding due to decompensated liver cirrhosis

5 Apr, 2021 | 01:17h | UTC

Secondary prevention of variceal bleeding in adults with previous oesophageal variceal bleeding due to decompensated liver cirrhosis: a network meta‐analysis – Cochrane Library

Summary: Prevention of rebleeding from enlarged veins in the food pipe (oesophagus) resulting from advanced liver disease – Cochrane Library

 


Short review | A practical approach to the patient with chronic diarrhea

2 Apr, 2021 | 09:03h | UTC

A practical approach to the patient with chronic diarrhoea – Clinical Medicine Journal

 


Diagnosis and clinical management of hepatosplenic schistosomiasis: A scoping review of the literature

31 Mar, 2021 | 03:01h | UTC

Diagnosis and clinical management of hepatosplenic schistosomiasis: A scoping review of the literature – PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases

 


NICE Guideline Update: Cannabis-based medicinal products

28 Mar, 2021 | 22:24h | UTC

Cannabis-based medicinal products – National Institute for Health and Care Excellence

 


State of the Art Review | Management of colonic diverticulitis

25 Mar, 2021 | 08:14h | UTC

Management of colonic diverticulitis – The BMJ

 

Commentary on Twitter

 


Podcast | Abdominal pain: Physical exam series

17 Mar, 2021 | 02:25h | UTC

#261, #262 Abdominal Pain: Physical Exam Series – The Curbsiders Internal Medicine Podcast

 


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