Outcome of no oral antibiotic prophylaxis and bowel preparation in Crohn's diseases surgery.

CONCLUSIONS: Single-shot antibiotic therapy without bowel preparation is safe in patients undergoing minimally invasive surgery and was associated with a low number of complications; however, organ/space infections were more common if colorectal resections were performed. Therefore, combined bowel preparation might be beneficial when the (sigmoid) colon or rectum are involved. PMID: 30840131 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Source: Wiener Klinische Wochenschrift - Category: General Medicine Authors: Tags: Wien Klin Wochenschr Source Type: research

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We present the case of a 39-year-old male treated with Etanercept and debut of inflammatory bowel disease 11 months later. A literature review of the possible relationship between the debut and the treatment with Etanercept is done. PMID: 31793319 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Source: Revista Espanola de Enfermedades Digestivas - Category: Gastroenterology Tags: Rev Esp Enferm Dig Source Type: research
Conditions:   Intestinal Disorder;   Inflammatory Bowel Diseases;   Crohn Disease Intervention:   Other: acupuncture Sponsors:   Shanghai Institute of Acupuncture, Moxibustion and Meridian;   Fudan University;   Shanghai University of Traditional Chinese Medicine;   Shanghai Jiao Tong University School of Medicine;   Indiana University School of Medicine Recruiting
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ConclusionsIL-17 contributes to the pathogenesis of intestinal fibrosis, and anti-IL-17 therapy may weaken this effect by downregulating expression of profibrogenic cytokines and disturbing the MMP/TIMPs balance.
Source: Digestive Diseases and Sciences - Category: Gastroenterology Source Type: research
Drug therapies and the postoperative management of patients will be in the spotlight at the upcoming Advances in Inflammatory Bowel Diseases conference.Medscape Medical News
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Conditions:   Crohn Disease;   Pediatric Crohns Disease Interventions:   Drug: Azithromycin;   Drug: Metronidazole;   Other: Standard of Care Sponsors:   University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill;   Crohn's and Colitis Foundation;   University of Amsterdam Not yet recruiting
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Conclusions: The high prevalence of psychological disorders and malnutrition were found in IBD patients, and thereby negatively affect QoL. Disease activity was significantly associated with psychological disorders, risk of malnutrition and impaired QoL. And avoiding certain foods was related to risk of malnutrition. PMID: 31791216 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Source: Scandinavian Journal of Gastroenterology - Category: Gastroenterology Tags: Scand J Gastroenterol Source Type: research
Which endoscopic procedure best identifies neoplasia in patients with ulcerative colitis or Crohn disease?Alimentary Pharmacology &Therapeutics
Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines - Category: Allergy & Immunology Tags: Gastroenterology Journal Article Source Type: news
Authors: Elosua González A, Sanz Segura P, Oyón Lara D, López García S, Arroyo Villarino MT, Alcalá Escriche MJ, Ollero Domenche L, Rodríguez Gutiérrez C, Nantes Castillejo Ó Abstract INTRODUCTION: CT-P13 is a biosimilar drug of infliximab (IFX), effective in patients with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). The monitoring of levels of IFX and anti-IFX antibodies is now considered part of the integral management. OBJECTIVE: To compare the clinical response according to a strictly clinical (CLN) or proactive (PRO) approach based on the monitoring of levels in...
Source: Medicina Clinica - Category: General Medicine Tags: Med Clin (Barc) Source Type: research
 After receiving two chronic illness diagnosis by the age of 24, it really was no surprise that host Jackie Zimmerman also started to experience depression. Unable to tackle both, Jackie chose to focus on her physical health, letting her mental health deteriorate quickly — and dangerously. In this episode, we discuss the mind-body connection and how when your body is sick, your mind can quickly follow.   (Transcript Available Below) SUBSCRIBE &REVIEW About The Not Crazy Podcast Hosts Gabe Howard is an award-winning writer and speaker who lives with bipolar disorder. He is the author of the popular bo...
Source: World of Psychology - Category: Psychiatry & Psychology Authors: Tags: Antidepressant Depression Medications Not Crazy Podcast Stress Suicide Trauma Source Type: blogs
Pfizer Inc. (NYSE: PFE) announced the United States (U.S.) Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved ABRILADA™ (adalimumab-afzb), as a biosimilar to Humira® (adalimumab),(1) for the treatment of certain patients with rheumatoid arthritis, juvenile idiopathic arthritis, psoriatic arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis, adult Crohn's disease, ulcerative colitis and plaque psoriasis.(2)
Source: World Pharma News - Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Featured Pfizer Business and Industry Source Type: news
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