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GI Pearls – February 2019 – Episode 29 Gastroenterology Literature Review

Show Notes for February 2019 – Episode 29

  1. Effect of FMT on 8-week remission in patients with Ulcerative Colitis – RCT – JAMA 
  2. Inflammatory bowel disease increases the risk  of Parkinson’s disease – Gut
  3. Predictors of Metastases in Rectal  Neuroendocrine  Tumors: Results of a National Cohort  Study – Dis Colon Rectum.
  4. Long-term Risk of Colorectal Cancer and Related  Deaths After a Colonoscopy With Normal Findings – JAMA Internal Med
  5. Single-stage EUS-guided choledochoduodenostomy using a lumen-apposing metal stent for malignant distal biliary obstruction – GIE 
  6. Refractory ascites in Liver Cirrhosis – Am J Gastro
  7. Choosing the right through-the-scope clip: a rigorous comparison… – GIE
  8. Emergent Colon Resections: Does  Surgeon Specialization Influence Outcomes? – Diseases of Colon&Rectum
  9. Dietary Gluten Intake and Risk of Microscopic Colitis in US women without Celiac Disease – Prospective Cohort Study – Am J Gastr
  10. To scope or not to scope? The safety of Upper Endoscopy in the Setting of Pulmonary Embolism. – Am J Gastr
Podcast

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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