GASTROENTEROLOGY

May 13, 2021

Accelerated approval has been granted to pembrolizumab to be used in combination with trastuzumab and fluoropyrimidine- and platinum-containing chemotherapy for the first-line treatment of locally…

May 13, 2021

Abhiram Duvvuri et al. conducted a systematic review and meta-analysis to compare incidence rates of metachronous colorectal cancer (CRC) and CRC-related mortality in patients with no adenomas,…

May 13, 2021

Ekmektzoglou K. et al report the case of a 79-year-old male who underwent a programmed ERCP session for a mid-CBD stricture. The patient’s vital signs and hemodynamic parameters were stable during…

May 13, 2021

Srishti Saha et al. conducted a prospective survey-based study to determine the short-term and long-term safety of fecal microbiota transplantation (FMT) for recurrent Clostridioides difficile …

May 13, 2021

A single-center, randomized, sham-controlled trial has demonstrated that endoscopic full-thickness plication performed with the new GERD-X device improved both symptoms and quality of life in…

Apr 29, 2021

A new clinical practice update, that comprises 11 best practice updates, has been issued by the AGA on the management of refractory Helicobacter pylori. The update includes among others proper…

Apr 29, 2021

Mansy M. et al. report the rare occurrence of lumbar hernia in an 8-month old boy and the surgical procedure involved. The boy presented with a gradually enlarging mass in the left lumbar region…

Apr 29, 2021

Rianne van Rijn et al. with the help of a multicenter, controlled trial sought to examine whether hypothermic oxygenated machine perfusion of livers could reduce the incidence of biliary…