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Summaries of Must-Read Clinical Literature, Guidelines, and FDA Actions

This Week's Must Reads

Morbidity After Undergoing Colon Resection for CD, J Gastrointest Surg; ePub 2018 Apr 16; Aydinli, et al

Surgical Bowel Reconstruction in Patients with CD, Am J Gastroenterol; 2018 Apr; Gajendran, et al

Follow-Up Loss in Patients with IBD, J Gastroenterol Hepatol; ePub 2018 Apr 17; Woo, et al

Mesenchymal Stem Cell Injections for Perianal CD, Dis Colon Rectum; 2018 May; Lightner, et al

Gut Barrier Dysfunction in Crohn’s Disease, J Crohn’s Colitis; ePub 2018 Apr 12; Keita, et al

Crohn’s Disease

Morbidity After Undergoing Colon Resection for CD, J Gastrointest Surg; ePub 2018 Apr 16; Aydinli, et al

Surgical Bowel Reconstruction in Patients with CD, Am J Gastroenterol; 2018 Apr; Gajendran, et al

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Diarrhea

STEC Infection in Children with Bloody Diarrhea, J Pediatr Infect Dis Soc; ePub 2018 Apr 2; McKee, et al

Biomarker Tests for IBS with Diarrhea, Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol; ePub 2018 Mar 27; Almario, et al

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Liver Disease

Liver Stiffness Improves After HCV Antiviral Tx, Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol; 2018 Jan; Singh, et al

Prevalence of Primary Biliary Cholangitis is Growing, Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol; ePub 2017 Dec 22; Lu, et al

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GI Oncology

Should Elderly Patients Be Screened for CRC?, Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol; 2018 Feb; May, et al

Genetic Testing for Hereditary Colorectal Cancer, Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol; 2018 Feb; Idos, et al

Read more in GI Oncology

Upper GI Tract

Response Markers for Eosinophilic Esophagitis , Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol; 2018 Feb; Reed, et al

TRIM: An Effective Way to Help Obese GERD Patients, Am J Gastroenterol; 2018 Jan; Yadlapati, et al

Read more in Upper GI Tract