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GI Pearls – January 2019 – Episode 28 Gastroenterology Literature Review

Show Notes for January 2019 – Episode 28

  1. Diagnosis and treatment of definitive diverticular hemorrhage – AmJGastro
  2. Proton-pump inhibitor prophylaxis in the ICU – NEJM
  3. Effectiveness and Safety of Reference  Infliximab and Biosimilar in Crohn Disease: A French Equivalence Study – Annals of IM
  4. Laparoscopic magnetic sphincter augmentation versus double-dose PPI for GERD, randomized controlled trial – GIE
  5. Evolving considerations for thiopurine therapy for IBD – Clinical Practice Update: Commentary – Gastro
  6. Incidence, risk factors and clinical effects of recurrent diverticular hemorrhage: a large cohort study – Gastro
  7. Etiological spectrum and response to endoscopic balloon dilation in patients with benign gastric outlet obstruction – GIE
  8. Pancreatic Cancer Following acute pancreatitis: a population-based matched cohort study – AmJGastro
  9. Trainee colonoscopy quality is influenced by the independent and unobserved performance characteristics of supervising physicians – Endoscopy International Open
  10. Tofacitinib Induction Therapy Reduces Symptoms  Within 3 Days for Patients With Ulcerative Colitis – CGH
  11. Telehealth-Based Evaluation identifies Patients who are not candidates for liver transplantation – CGH
  12. An RCT comparing efficacy of early video capsule endoscopy with standard of care in the approach to nonhematemesis GI bleeding – GIE

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GI Pearls – December 2018 – Episode 27 Gastroenterology Literature Review

Show Notes for December 2018 – Episode 27

  1. Efficacy of ustekinumab for inducing endoscopic healing in patients with Crohn’s disease – Gastro
  2. Association of Oral Anticoagulants and Proton Pump Inhibitor Cotherapy With Hospitalization for Upper Gastrointestinal Tract Bleeding – JAMA
  3. Clinician Guide to Microbiome Testing – Dig Dis Sci
  4. Stopping 5-ASA in patients with UC starting biolocig therapy does not increase risk of adverse clinical outcomes – Gut Journal
  5. Effect of Aspirin on disability-free survival in the healthy elderly. – NEJM
  6. Hyperbaric oxygen therapy for UC patients hospitalized for moderate-severe flares – Am J Gastro
  7. Mortality due to cirrhosis and liver cancer in the United  States, 1999-2016: observational study – BMJ 
  8. No association between screening for HCC and reduced cancer-related mortality in patietns with Cirrhosis –  Gastro
  9. Exposure concentrations of infants breastfed by women receiving biologic therapies for IBD  – Gastro
  10. Comparative effectiveness and safety of Bariatric Procedures for Weight loss – Annals of IM
  11. Risk of esophageal adenocarcinoma after anti-reflux surgery in patients with GERD – Jama Oncology
  12. Guideline – Screening for CRC in individuals with family history of nonhereditary colorectal cancer or adenoma – Gastro