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Poor predictive value of GI alarm features for colorectal cancer

Fri, 9 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT

A study in the most recent issue of the Alimentary Pharmacology & Therapeutics reports poor predictive value of lower gastrointestinal alarm features in the diagnosis of colorectal cancer.



Predictors of emergency department use by IBD patients

Fri, 9 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT

This month's publication of the Inflammatory Bowel Diseases identifies predictors of emergency department use by persons with inflammatory bowel diseases.



Budget impact of using different PPI regimens in treating upper GI bleeds

Fri, 9 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT

The latest issue of the American Journal of Gastroenterology examines whether timing or dosing of intravenous proton pump inhibitors in acute upper gastrointestinal bleeding has low impact on costs.



Preterm birth in women with inflammatory bowel disease

Thu, 8 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT

The latest issue of the Scandanavian Journal of Gastroenterology examines the association with disease activity and drug treatment, and preterm birth in women with IBD.



Biomarkers in search of precision medicine in IBD

Thu, 8 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT

December's American Journal of Gastroenterology provides a commentary on the prospects and challenges of precision medicine, and biomarkers in IBD.



Differentiating intestinal tuberculosis from Crohn's disease

Thu, 8 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT

The latest in the Alimentary Pharmacology & Therapeutics examines endoscopic and clinical responses to anti-tubercular therapy can differentiate intestinal tuberculosis from Crohn's disease.



End-of-rotation resident transition was associated with higher in-hospital mortality

Wed, 7 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT

This week's issue of the Journal of the American Medical Association examines the association between end-of-rotation resident transition in care and mortality among hospitalized patients.



Predicting tests and treatment of iron deficiency in ulcerative colitis

Wed, 7 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT

December's issue of the Inflammatory Bowel Diseases identifies factors that predict testing and treatment of iron deficiency in a nationwide cohort of anemic ulcerative colitis patients.



IBD sources of information are related to patient knowledge or anxiety

Wed, 7 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT

A study in the latest issue of the Alimentary Pharmacology & Therapeutics examines the relationship between different information sources, and disease-related patient knowledge and anxiety in patients with inflammatory bowel disease.



Therapeutic management of IBD in the current era of anti-TNF agents

Tue, 6 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT

A national study published in the latest Alimentary Pharmacology & Therapeutics examines the therapeutic management of inflammatory bowel disease in real-life practice in the current era of anti-TNF agents.



Crohn's disease is associated with the risk for thyroid cancer

Tue, 6 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT

December's issue of the Inflammatory Bowel Diseases investigates whether IBD is associated with thyroid cancer using a large national database.



The IBD Disability Index should become a major secondary endpoint in practice

Tue, 6 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT

This month's Journal of Crohn's & Colitis examines disability in restorative proctocolectomy recipients measured using the Inflammatory Bowel Disease Disability Index.



Reducing hospitalization and surgery in IBD

Mon, 5 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT

The latest issue of the Alimentary Pharmacology & Therapeutics compares immunosuppressants with biologics for reducing hospitalization and surgery in Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis.



Optimizing disease management in IBD

Mon, 5 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT

A study in December's issue of the Journal of Crohn's & Colitis predict outcomes to optimize disease management in inflammatory bowel diseases.



New biomarkers for diagnosing IBD and assessing treatment outcomes

Mon, 5 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT

A team of doctors review new biomarkers for diagnosing inflammatory bowel disease and assessing treatment outcomes, reports this month's issue of the Inflammatory Bowel Diseases.