Clinical Edge

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

Must Reads In Gastroenterology

Gastroenterology for March/April 2016

This Recommended Approach Remains Underused , Ann Surg Oncol; ePub 2016 Apr 18; Datta, et al

Comorbidities in Gastric Cancer, J Gastrointest Cancer; ePub 2016 Mar 9; Lowe, et al

Metastatic Colorectal Cancer in Hispanic Patients, Clin Colorect Canc; ePub 2016 Mar 31; Shabihkhani, et al

Liver Cancer Rates Forecast to 2030, Clin Oncol; ePub 2016 Apr 4; Petrick, Kelly, et al

Immune Response & Obesity-Related Colorectal Cancer, Int J Cancer; ePub 2016 Mar 31; Hanyuda, et al

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Gastroenterology for January/February 2016

Panitumumab Therapy in RAS Wild-type Advanced Colorectal Cancer, Evaluating high ligand expression as a predictive marker

Mortality in Colon Cancer, Assessing the risk factors

Statin Use in Hepatocellular Carcinoma, Does it affect survival?

Patients With CRC Aged , How does their treatment differ?

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Gastroenterology for November/December 2015

Micro RNA Profiles in Gastrointestinal Cancer, Discriminating between esophageal adenocarcinoma and Barrett’s esophagus

Genetic Alterations in Renal-Cell Carcinomas, Analyzing types and subgroups

Body Mass Index as Risk Factor in mCRC, Is it better to have low or high BMI?

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Gastroenterology for September/October 2015

FDA Approves Onivyde , Indicated for metastatic pancreatic cancer

Gene Signature Sets in Stage 2 Colorectal Cancer, Can they predict chemotherapy benefit?

Allele Associations in Barrett’s Esophagus, Evaluating links with reflux

Anti-EGFR Therapy in Colorectal Cancer, 2015 ASCO provisional clinical guideline

Genetic Variation in Patients Treated With Bevacizumab, Researching associations with survival

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Gastroenterology for July/August 2015

Oxaliplatin-induced Neuropathy in GI Cancers, Do symptoms resolve between cycles?

A Risk Index in Colorectal Cancer, Predicting the need for colonoscopy

Mechanical Bowel Preparation in CR Resection, Comparing MBP with and without antibiotics

Oral Contraceptives in CRC, Are recent use and duration of use risk factors?

Bowel Dysfunction in CRC Survivors, Studying its effect on HRQoL

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