Calendar of Courses, Symposiums, and Conferences
American Journal of Gastroenterology 113, 634 (April 2018). doi:10.1038/ajg.2018.30 (Source: The American Journal of Gastroenterology)
Source: The American Journal of Gastroenterology - April 3, 2018 Category: Gastroenterology Source Type: research

Vedolizumab as a Novel Treatment for Refractory Collagenous Colitis: A Case Report
Khalili (Source: The American Journal of Gastroenterology)
Source: The American Journal of Gastroenterology - April 3, 2018 Category: Gastroenterology Authors: Kelly C Cushing Mari Mino-Kenudson John Garber Paul Lochhead Hamed Khalili Source Type: research

An Unexpected Cause of Acute Enteritis in a Patient with Pure Red Cell Aplasia Parvovirus B19-Associated Acute Enteritis
ylan Kav (Source: The American Journal of Gastroenterology)
Source: The American Journal of Gastroenterology - April 3, 2018 Category: Gastroenterology Authors: Hayretdin Koklu Berrin Buyukeren Ahmet Cagkan Inkaya Cenk Sokmensuer Taylan Kav Source Type: research

Pembrolizumab-Induced Microscopic Colitis
ancis (Source: The American Journal of Gastroenterology)
Source: The American Journal of Gastroenterology - April 3, 2018 Category: Gastroenterology Authors: Monjur Ahmed Gloria Francis Source Type: research

Ustekinumab IV 6   mg / kg Loading Dose Re-induction Improves Clinical and Endoscopic Response in Crohn ’ s disease: A Case Series
Ustekinumab IV 6 mg/kg Loading Dose Re-induction Improves Clinical and Endoscopic Response in Crohn’s disease: A Case Series American Journal of Gastroenterology 113, 627 (April 2018). doi:10.1038/ajg.2018.22 Authors: Sunhee Park, Elisabeth Evans, William J Sandborn & Brigid Boland (Source: The American Journal of Gastroenterology)
Source: The American Journal of Gastroenterology - April 3, 2018 Category: Gastroenterology Authors: Sunhee Park Elisabeth Evans William J Sandborn Brigid Boland Source Type: research

Phenotypic Variability of MUTYH-Associated Polyposis in Monozygotic Twins and Endoscopic Resection of A Giant Polyp in Pregnancy
Lammert (Source: The American Journal of Gastroenterology)
Source: The American Journal of Gastroenterology - April 3, 2018 Category: Gastroenterology Authors: Markus Casper Isabel Spier Robert Holz Stefan Aretz Frank Lammert Source Type: research

Response to Culetto et al.
Singh (Source: The American Journal of Gastroenterology)
Source: The American Journal of Gastroenterology - April 3, 2018 Category: Gastroenterology Authors: Niloofar Y Jalaly David C Whitcomb Vikesh K Singh Source Type: research

Genetic Testing in Young Adult Patients With Idiopathic Acute Pancreatitis
Buscail (Source: The American Journal of Gastroenterology)
Source: The American Journal of Gastroenterology - April 3, 2018 Category: Gastroenterology Authors: Adrian Culetto Marie Rouanet Barbara Bournet Louis Buscail Source Type: research

Comment on ACG and CAG Clinical Guidelines for Management of Dyspesia
Shiller (Source: The American Journal of Gastroenterology)
Source: The American Journal of Gastroenterology - April 3, 2018 Category: Gastroenterology Authors: Wisam Sbeit Nimer Assy Moaad Farraj Anas Kadah Moshe Shiller Source Type: research

Spanish Women Hepatologists: Breaking The Glass Ceiling ?
Spanish Women Hepatologists: Breaking The Glass Ceiling? American Journal of Gastroenterology 113, 622 (April 2018). doi:10.1038/ajg.2018.32 Author: Remedios Giner (Source: The American Journal of Gastroenterology)
Source: The American Journal of Gastroenterology - April 3, 2018 Category: Gastroenterology Authors: Remedios Giner Source Type: research

Pathophysiology of the Appendix in Ulcerative Colitis
i Okazaki (Source: The American Journal of Gastroenterology)
Source: The American Journal of Gastroenterology - April 3, 2018 Category: Gastroenterology Authors: Mitsunobu Matsushita Norimasa Fukata Mika Omiya Akiyoshi Nishio Toshihito Seki Kazuichi Okazaki Source Type: research

Risk of Interval Cancer in Fecal Immunochemical Test Screening Significantly Higher During the Summer Months: Results from the National Cancer Screening Program in Korea
p; Dong Soo Han (Source: The American Journal of Gastroenterology)
Source: The American Journal of Gastroenterology - April 3, 2018 Category: Gastroenterology Authors: Jae Myung Cha Mina Suh Min Seob Kwak Na Young Sung Kui Son Choi Boyoung Park Jae Kwan Jun Sang-Hyun Hwang Do-Hoon Lee Byung Chang Kim You Kyoung Lee Dong Soo Han Source Type: research

Same-Day Single Dose of 2 Liter Polyethylene Glycol is Not Inferior to The Standard Bowel Preparation Regimen in Low-Risk Patients: A Randomized, Controlled Trial
uo & Daiming Fan (Source: The American Journal of Gastroenterology)
Source: The American Journal of Gastroenterology - April 3, 2018 Category: Gastroenterology Authors: Xiaoyu Kang Lina Zhao Zhiyong Zhu Felix Leung Limei Wang Xiangping Wang Hui Luo Linhui Zhang Tao Dong Pingying Li Zhangqin Chen Gui Ren Hui Jia Xiaoyang Guo Yanglin Pan Xuegang Guo Daiming Fan Source Type: research

Demographic and Dietary Associations of Chronic Diarrhea in a Representative Sample of Adults in the United States
Anthony Lembo (Source: The American Journal of Gastroenterology)
Source: The American Journal of Gastroenterology - April 3, 2018 Category: Gastroenterology Authors: Prashant Singh Shuji Mitsuhashi Sarah Ballou Vikram Rangan Thomas Sommers Vivian Cheng Johanna Iturrino-Moreda Daniel Friedlander Judy Nee Anthony Lembo Source Type: research

Identification of Individuals with Functional Dyspepsia With a Simple, Minimally Invasive Test: A Single Center Cohort Study of the Oral Capsaicin Test
American Journal of Gastroenterology 113, 584 (April 2018). doi:10.1038/ajg.2018.16 Author: Johann Hammer (Source: The American Journal of Gastroenterology)
Source: The American Journal of Gastroenterology - April 3, 2018 Category: Gastroenterology Authors: Johann Hammer Source Type: research

Ileocecal Anastomosis Type Significantly Influences Long-Term Functional Status, Quality of Life, and Healthcare Utilization in Postoperative Crohn ’ s Disease Patients Independent of Inflammation Recurrence
Ileocecal Anastomosis Type Significantly Influences Long-Term Functional Status, Quality of Life, and Healthcare Utilization in Postoperative Crohn’s Disease Patients Independent of Inflammation Recurrence American Journal of Gastroenterology 113, 576 (April 2018). doi:10.1038/ajg.2018.13 Authors: Mahesh Gajendran, Anthony J Bauer, Bettina M Buchholz, Andrew R Watson, Ioannis E Koutroubakis, Jana G Hashash, Claudia Ramos-Rivers, Nilesh Shah, Kenneth K Lee, Ruy J Cruz, Miguel Regueiro, Brian Zuckerbraun, Marc Schwartz, Jason Swoger, Arthur Barrie, Janet Harrison, Douglas J Hartman, Javier Salgado, William M Rive...
Source: The American Journal of Gastroenterology - April 3, 2018 Category: Gastroenterology Authors: Mahesh Gajendran Anthony J Bauer Bettina M Buchholz Andrew R Watson Ioannis E Koutroubakis Jana G Hashash Claudia Ramos-Rivers Nilesh Shah Kenneth K Lee Ruy J Cruz Miguel Regueiro Brian Zuckerbraun Marc Schwartz Jason Swoger Arthur Barrie Janet Harrison D Source Type: research

Development and Validation of a Patient-Reported Outcome Measurement for Symptom Assessment in Cirrhotic Ascites
ck S Kamath (Source: The American Journal of Gastroenterology)
Source: The American Journal of Gastroenterology - April 3, 2018 Category: Gastroenterology Authors: Myrte Neijenhuis Tom J G Gevers Thomas D Atwell Tim J Gunneson Amanda C Schimek Wietske Kievit Joost P H Drenth Patrick S Kamath Source Type: research

Editorial: The Risky Business of Fungal Infections in Patients with Cirrhosis
aveny (Source: The American Journal of Gastroenterology)
Source: The American Journal of Gastroenterology - April 3, 2018 Category: Gastroenterology Authors: Lisa Brumble Andrew P Keaveny Source Type: research

Prediction of Fungal Infection Development and Their Impact on Survival Using the NACSELD Cohort
cqueline G O'Leary (Source: The American Journal of Gastroenterology)
Source: The American Journal of Gastroenterology - April 3, 2018 Category: Gastroenterology Authors: Jasmohan S Bajaj K Rajender Reddy Puneeta Tandon Florence Wong Patrick S Kamath Scott W Biggins Guadalupe Garcia-Tsao Michael Fallon Benedict Maliakkal Jennifer Lai Hugo E Vargas Ram M Subramanian Paul Thuluvath Leroy R Thacker Jacqueline G O'Leary Source Type: research

Effects of Saline Irrigation of the Bile Duct to Reduce the Rate of Residual Common Bile Duct Stones: A Multicenter, Prospective, Randomized Study
Yong-Tae Kim (Source: The American Journal of Gastroenterology)
Source: The American Journal of Gastroenterology - April 3, 2018 Category: Gastroenterology Authors: Dong-Won Ahn Sang Hyub Lee Woo Hyun Paik Byeong Jun Song Jin Myung Park Jaihwan Kim Ji Bong Jeong Jin-Hyeok Hwang Ji Kon Ryu Yong-Tae Kim Source Type: research

Treatment of supragastric belching with cognitive behavioral therapy improves quality of life and reduces acid gastroesophageal reflux
amp; D Sifrim (Source: The American Journal of Gastroenterology)
Source: The American Journal of Gastroenterology - April 3, 2018 Category: Gastroenterology Authors: E Glasinovic E Wynter J Arguero J Ooi K Nakagawa E Yazaki P Hajek C Clin Psych P Woodland D Sifrim Source Type: research

Diagnosis of Minimal Hepatic Encephalopathy: A Systematic Review of Point-of-Care Diagnostic Tests
a S-F Lok (Source: The American Journal of Gastroenterology)
Source: The American Journal of Gastroenterology - April 3, 2018 Category: Gastroenterology Authors: Elliot B Tapper Neehar D Parikh Akbar K Waljee Michael Volk Noelle E Carlozzi Anna S-F Lok Source Type: research

Discontinuing Long-Term PPI Therapy: Why, With Whom, and How ?
Discontinuing Long-Term PPI Therapy: Why, With Whom, and How? American Journal of Gastroenterology 113, 519 (April 2018). doi:10.1038/ajg.2018.29 Author: Laura Targownik (Source: The American Journal of Gastroenterology)
Source: The American Journal of Gastroenterology - April 3, 2018 Category: Gastroenterology Authors: Laura Targownik Source Type: research

Continuing Medical Education Questions: April 2018: ACG Clinical Guideline: Management of Crohn's Disease in Adults
American Journal of Gastroenterology 113, 518 (April 2018). doi:10.1038/ajg.2018.36 Author: Seth J Richter (Source: The American Journal of Gastroenterology)
Source: The American Journal of Gastroenterology - April 3, 2018 Category: Gastroenterology Authors: Seth J Richter Source Type: research

ACG Clinical Guideline: Management of Crohn ’ s Disease in Adults
ACG Clinical Guideline: Management of Crohn’s Disease in Adults American Journal of Gastroenterology 113, 481 (April 2018). doi:10.1038/ajg.2018.27 Authors: Gary R Lichtenstein, Edward V Loftus, Kim L Isaacs, Miguel D Regueiro, Lauren B Gerson & Bruce E Sands (Source: The American Journal of Gastroenterology)
Source: The American Journal of Gastroenterology - April 3, 2018 Category: Gastroenterology Authors: Gary R Lichtenstein Edward V Loftus Kim L Isaacs Miguel D Regueiro Lauren B Gerson Bruce E Sands Source Type: research

Continuing Medical Education Questions: April 2018: ACG Clinical Guideline: Diagnosis and Management of Pancreatic Cysts
American Journal of Gastroenterology 113, 480 (April 2018). doi:10.1038/ajg.2018.37 Author: Steven L Carpenter (Source: The American Journal of Gastroenterology)
Source: The American Journal of Gastroenterology - April 3, 2018 Category: Gastroenterology Authors: Steven L Carpenter Source Type: research

ACG Clinical Guideline: Diagnosis and Management of Pancreatic Cysts
Lennon (Source: The American Journal of Gastroenterology)
Source: The American Journal of Gastroenterology - April 3, 2018 Category: Gastroenterology Authors: Grace H Elta Brintha K Enestvedt Bryan G Sauer Anne Marie Lennon Source Type: research

Use of a Laparoscopic Bag for the Endoscopic Retrieval of a Large Gastric Tumor After Endoscopic Submucosal Dissection
o Fujiwara (Source: The American Journal of Gastroenterology)
Source: The American Journal of Gastroenterology - April 3, 2018 Category: Gastroenterology Authors: Yasuaki Nagami Masaki Ominami Akinari Sawada Taishi Sakai Shusei Fukunaga Toshio Watanabe Yasuhiro Fujiwara Source Type: research

Gingival Hyperplasia as a Presenting Symptom of Crohn's Disease in a Teenager
G J de Meij (Source: The American Journal of Gastroenterology)
Source: The American Journal of Gastroenterology - April 3, 2018 Category: Gastroenterology Authors: N Hoogenes S C Kommers K H N de Boer A L G ö rts E A J M Schulten T G J de Meij Source Type: research

Gastric Inverted Hyperplastic Polyp Mimicking a Papilla
i Kudo (Source: The American Journal of Gastroenterology)
Source: The American Journal of Gastroenterology - April 3, 2018 Category: Gastroenterology Authors: Shigenaga Matsui Hiroshi Kashida Masatoshi Kudo Source Type: research

Seeing is Believing: Using Visual Abstracts to Disseminate Scientific Research
American Journal of Gastroenterology 113, 459 (April 2018). doi:10.1038/ajg.2017.268 Author: Andrew M Ibrahim (Source: The American Journal of Gastroenterology)
Source: The American Journal of Gastroenterology - April 3, 2018 Category: Gastroenterology Authors: Andrew M Ibrahim Source Type: research

Expanding the Facebook Platform to Engage and Educate Online Communities
ridges (Source: The American Journal of Gastroenterology)
Source: The American Journal of Gastroenterology - April 3, 2018 Category: Gastroenterology Authors: Douglas B Mogul Macey L Henderson John F P Bridges Source Type: research

Using the Rome IV Criteria to Help Manage the Complex IBS Patient
Chang (Source: The American Journal of Gastroenterology)
Source: The American Journal of Gastroenterology - April 3, 2018 Category: Gastroenterology Authors: Lisa D Lin Lin Chang Source Type: research

HCV Therapy in Decompensated Cirrhosis before or after Liver Transplantation: A Paradoxical Quandary
Reddy (Source: The American Journal of Gastroenterology)
Source: The American Journal of Gastroenterology - April 3, 2018 Category: Gastroenterology Authors: Chalermrat Bunchorntavakul K Rajender Reddy Source Type: research

Corrigendum: Statins Reduce the Risk of Cirrhosis and Its Decompensation in Chronic Hepatitis B Patients: A Nationwide Cohort Study
-Shinn Chen (Source: The American Journal of Gastroenterology)
Source: The American Journal of Gastroenterology - March 14, 2018 Category: Gastroenterology Authors: Yi-Wen Huang Chia-Long Lee Sien-Sing Yang Szu-Chieh Fu Yun-Yi Chen Ting-Chuan Wang Jui-Ting Hu Ding-Shinn Chen Source Type: research

Calendar of Courses, Symposiums, and Conferences
American Journal of Gastroenterology 113, 446 (March 2018). doi:10.1038/ajg.2018.3 (Source: The American Journal of Gastroenterology)
Source: The American Journal of Gastroenterology - March 14, 2018 Category: Gastroenterology Source Type: research

Benefit of Treatment With Sebelipase-Alfa in a 63-Year-Old Patient With Advanced Liver and Atherosclerotic Disease Due to Lysosomal Acid Lipase Deficiency (LAL-D)
Paulweber (Source: The American Journal of Gastroenterology)
Source: The American Journal of Gastroenterology - March 14, 2018 Category: Gastroenterology Authors: Elmar Aigner Alexandra Feldman Daniel Neureiter Christian Datz Vlad Ratziu Bernhard Paulweber Source Type: research

Reply to “ Definition of Small for Gestational Age and Low Birthweight ”
Reply to “Definition of Small for Gestational Age and Low Birthweight” American Journal of Gastroenterology 113, 442 (March 2018). doi:10.1038/ajg.2018.2 Authors: Valerio Nobili, Antonella Mosca & Elisabetta Bugianesi (Source: The American Journal of Gastroenterology)
Source: The American Journal of Gastroenterology - March 14, 2018 Category: Gastroenterology Authors: Valerio Nobili Antonella Mosca Elisabetta Bugianesi Source Type: research

Small For Gestational Age and Low Birthweight: Distinct Entities
American Journal of Gastroenterology 113, 441 (March 2018). doi:10.1038/ajg.2017.499 Author: Shilpi Chabra (Source: The American Journal of Gastroenterology)
Source: The American Journal of Gastroenterology - March 14, 2018 Category: Gastroenterology Authors: Shilpi Chabra Source Type: research

Reply to Satta et al.
S Rao (Source: The American Journal of Gastroenterology)
Source: The American Journal of Gastroenterology - March 14, 2018 Category: Gastroenterology Authors: Ali Rezaie Satish S Rao Source Type: research

The North American Consensus on Breath Testing: The Controversial Diagnostic Role of Lactulose in SIBO
Cabras (Source: The American Journal of Gastroenterology)
Source: The American Journal of Gastroenterology - March 14, 2018 Category: Gastroenterology Authors: Paolo Usai-Satta Cristiana Giannetti Francesco Oppia Francesco Cabras Source Type: research

Variation in Pathologist Classification of Colorectal Adenomas and Serrated Polyps
eev Mehrotra (Source: The American Journal of Gastroenterology)
Source: The American Journal of Gastroenterology - March 14, 2018 Category: Gastroenterology Authors: Rebecca A Gourevitch Sherri Rose Seth D Crockett Michele Morris David S Carrell Julia B Greer Reetesh K Pai Robert E Schoen Ateev Mehrotra Source Type: research

Randomized Double-Blind Placebo-Controlled Crossover Trial for the Diagnosis of Non-Celiac Gluten Sensitivity in Children
& F Indrio (Source: The American Journal of Gastroenterology)
Source: The American Journal of Gastroenterology - March 14, 2018 Category: Gastroenterology Authors: R Francavilla F Cristofori L Verzillo A Gentile S Castellaneta C Polloni V Giorgio E Verduci E D'Angelo S Dellatte F Indrio Source Type: research

Past Time for Doctors to Lessen their Dependence on Corticosteroids in the Treatment of IBD
American Journal of Gastroenterology 113, 418 (March 2018). doi:10.1038/ajg.2018.9 Author: Charles N Bernstein (Source: The American Journal of Gastroenterology)
Source: The American Journal of Gastroenterology - March 14, 2018 Category: Gastroenterology Authors: Charles N Bernstein Source Type: research

Increased Mortality Rates With Prolonged Corticosteroid Therapy When Compared With Antitumor Necrosis Factor- α -Directed Therapy for Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Increased Mortality Rates With Prolonged Corticosteroid Therapy When Compared With Antitumor Necrosis Factor-α-Directed Therapy for Inflammatory Bowel Disease American Journal of Gastroenterology 113, 405 (March 2018). doi:10.1038/ajg.2017.479 Authors: James D Lewis, Frank I Scott, Colleen M Brensinger, Jason A Roy, Mark T Osterman, Ronac Mamtani, Meenakshi Bewtra, Lang Chen, Huifeng Yun, Fenglong Xie & Jeffrey R Curtis (Source: The American Journal of Gastroenterology)
Source: The American Journal of Gastroenterology - March 14, 2018 Category: Gastroenterology Authors: James D Lewis Frank I Scott Colleen M Brensinger Jason A Roy Mark T Osterman Ronac Mamtani Meenakshi Bewtra Lang Chen Huifeng Yun Fenglong Xie Jeffrey R Curtis Source Type: research

Continuing Medical Education Questions: March 2018: Long-Term Safety of In Utero Exposure to Anti-TNF α Drugs for the Treatment of Inflammatory Bowel Disease: Results from the Multicenter European TEDDY Study
Continuing Medical Education Questions: March 2018: Long-Term Safety of In Utero Exposure to Anti-TNFα Drugs for the Treatment of Inflammatory Bowel Disease: Results from the Multicenter European TEDDY Study American Journal of Gastroenterology 113, 404 (March 2018). doi:10.1038/ajg.2018.34 Author: Ganesh R Veerappan (Source: The American Journal of Gastroenterology)
Source: The American Journal of Gastroenterology - March 14, 2018 Category: Gastroenterology Authors: Ganesh R Veerappan Source Type: research

Long-Term Safety of In Utero Exposure to Anti-TNF α Drugs for the Treatment of Inflammatory Bowel Disease: Results from the Multicenter European TEDDY Study
Long-Term Safety of In Utero Exposure to Anti-TNFα Drugs for the Treatment of Inflammatory Bowel Disease: Results from the Multicenter European TEDDY Study American Journal of Gastroenterology 113, 396 (March 2018). doi:10.1038/ajg.2017.501 Authors: M Chaparro, A Verreth, T Lobaton, E Gravito-Soares, M Julsgaard, E Savarino, F Magro, I Avni Biron, P Lopez-Serrano, M J Casanova, M Gompertz, S Vitor, M Arroyo, D Pugliese, Y Zabana, R Vicente, M Aguas, A Bar-Gil Shitrit, A Gutierrez, G A Doherty, L Fernandez-Salazar, J Martínez Cadilla, J M Huguet, A O'Toole, E Stasi, N Manceñido Marcos, A Villoria, ...
Source: The American Journal of Gastroenterology - March 14, 2018 Category: Gastroenterology Authors: M Chaparro A Verreth T Lobaton E Gravito-Soares M Julsgaard E Savarino F Magro I Avni Biron P Lopez-Serrano M J Casanova M Gompertz S Vitor M Arroyo D Pugliese Y Zabana R Vicente M Aguas A Bar-Gil Shitrit A Gutierrez G A Doherty L Fernandez-Salazar J Mart Source Type: research

Corticosteroid Sparing in Inflammatory Bowel Disease is More Often Achieved in the Immunomodulator and Biological Era — Results from the Dutch Population-Based IBDSL Cohort
Corticosteroid Sparing in Inflammatory Bowel Disease is More Often Achieved in the Immunomodulator and Biological Era—Results from the Dutch Population-Based IBDSL Cohort American Journal of Gastroenterology 113, 384 (March 2018). doi:10.1038/ajg.2017.482 Authors: Steven F G Jeuring, Vince B C Biemans, Tim R A van den Heuvel, Maurice P Zeegers, Wim H Hameeteman, Mariëlle J L Romberg-Camps, Liekele E Oostenbrug, Ad A M Masclee, Daisy M A E Jonkers & Marieke J Pierik (Source: The American Journal of Gastroenterology)
Source: The American Journal of Gastroenterology - March 14, 2018 Category: Gastroenterology Authors: Steven F G Jeuring Vince B C Biemans Tim R A van den Heuvel Maurice P Zeegers Wim H Hameeteman Mari ë lle J L Romberg-Camps Liekele E Oostenbrug Ad A M Masclee Daisy M A E Jonkers Marieke J Pierik Source Type: research

The rs626283 Variant in the MBOAT7 Gene is Associated with Insulin Resistance and Fatty Liver in Caucasian Obese Youth
ola Santoro (Source: The American Journal of Gastroenterology)
Source: The American Journal of Gastroenterology - March 14, 2018 Category: Gastroenterology Authors: Giuseppina R Umano Sonia Caprio Anna Di Sessa Naga Chalasani Daniel J Dykas Bridget Pierpont Allen E Bale Nicola Santoro Source Type: research

Platelet Count Does Not Predict Bleeding in Cirrhotic Patients: Results from the PRO-LIVER Study
do & F Violi (Source: The American Journal of Gastroenterology)
Source: The American Journal of Gastroenterology - March 14, 2018 Category: Gastroenterology Authors: S Basili V Raparelli L Napoleone G Talerico G R Corazza F Perticone D Sacerdoti A Andriulli A Licata A Pietrangelo A Picardi G Raimondo F Violi Source Type: research