2020 · Podcast

GI Pearls – May 2020 – Episode 40 Gastroenterology Literature Review

Show notes for Episodes 40 – May 2020

  1. Choosing a prokinetic for your patient beyond metoclopramide – AmJ Gastro
  2. Ultraprocessed Food Consumption and Risk of T2DM among participants of the NutriNet-Sante Prospective Cohort – JAMA Int Med
  3. Diagnosis and Treatment of Clostridioides (Clostridium) difficile  Infection  in Adults in 2020 – JAMA
  4. Clinical importance of cold polypectomy during the insertion phase in the left side of the colon and rectum: multicenter randomized controlled trial (PRESECT study). –  GIE
  5. Timing of endoscopy for Acute Upper Gastrointestinal Bleeding – NEJM
  6. Trends in US Burden of C.difficile infection – NEJM
  7. Mechanism, Evaluation and Management of Chronic Constipation – Gastroenterology
  8. Undisclosed payments by pharmaceutical and medical device manufacturers to authors of endoscopy guidelines in the United States – GIE
  9. Managing conflicts of interest in clinical practice guidelines – GIE
  10. Hepatopulmonary Syndrome – NEJM
  11. Reversal of Digital Clubbing After Lung Transplantation in Cystic Fibrosis Patients:  A Clue to the Pathogenesis of Clubbing – Pediatr Pulmonol.
  12.  Infectious Proctitis – NEJM 
  13.  Intestinal Lipomatosis – NEJM
  14.  EUS-guided gastroenteric anastomosis as a bridge to  definitive treatment in benign gastric outlet obstruction – GIE
  15. Uptake of Colorectal Cancer Screening by Physicians  Is  Associated With Greater Uptake by Their Patients – Gastro
  16. Immunosuppression in Autoimmune Hepatitis: Is There an End Game? – Am J Gastro
2020 · Podcast

GI Pearls – March/April 2020 – Episode 39 Gastroenterology Literature Review

Show notes for Episodes 39 – February-March 2020

  1. Prevalence of colorectal cancer and advanced adenoma in patients with acute diverticulitis – GIE
  2. Pancreatic tuberculosis: A systematic review of symptoms, diagnosis and treatment – UEGJournal
  3. Recommendations for Follow-Up After Colonoscopy and Polypectomy: A Consensus Update by the US Multi-Society Task Force on Colorectal Cancer – Gastro
  4. Risk of progression of Barrett’s esophagus indefinite for dysplasia: Meta-analysis – GIE
  5. AGA Clinical Pratice Update – Management of Pancreatic Necrosis – Gastro
  6. Establishing or Exaggerating Causality for the Gut Microbiome: Lessons from Human Microbiota-Associated Rodents – Cell
  7. Neutropenic Enterocolitis: Clinical  Features and Outcomes – Dis Colon Rectum. 
  8. Long-term Risk of Malignancy in Branch-Duct  Intraductal Papillary Mucinous Neoplasms – Gastro
  9. Increased incidence and Mortality of Gastric Cancer in Immigrant Population from High to Low Regions of Incidence: Systematic Review – CGH
  10. AGA: Clinical Practice Guidelines on management of Gastric Intestinal Metaplasia – Gastro

2020 · Podcast

GI Pearls – January 2020 – Episode 38 Gastroenterology Literature Review

Show notes for Episodes 38 – January 2020

  1. ASGE review of adverse events in colonoscopy – GIE 
  2. Endoscopic or Surgical Myotomy in Patients with Idiopathic Achalasia – NEJM
  3. Relationship Between Recreational Marijuana  Use and Bowel Function in a Nationwide Cohort Study – Am J gastro
  4. Circulating tumor DNA methylation profiles enable early diagnosis, prognosis prediction, and  screening for colorectal cancer – Science TM
  5. Lactulose Breath Testing as a Predictor of  Response to Rifaximin in Patients With Irritable bowel  Syndrome With Diarrhea – AmJ Gastro
  6. Postinfectious IBS after Campylobacter infection – Am J Gastro
  7. Oral Curcumin no more effective than placebo in preventing recurrence of Crohn’s disease after surgery in RTC – CGH
  8.  Hpylori – when treat when not to treat – Am J Gastro
  9. Long-Duration Oral Vancomycin to treat Cdiff in patients iwth IBD is associated with low rate of recurrence – Am J Gastro
  10. Masked bolus gluten challenge low in FODMAPs implicates nausea and vomiting as key shymptoms of exposure to celiac – AP&T
  11. Clinical and molecular features of post-colonoscopy colorectal cancers – CGH
  12. Simethicone use during gastrointestinal endoscopy: Position statement of the Gastroenterological Society of Australia – Journal of Gastro&Hep