First French Recommendations on Eosinophilic Esophagitis First French Recommendations on Eosinophilic Esophagitis
The main points of the forthcoming recommendations were described at the French-speaking Days of Hepato-Gastroenterology and Digestive Oncology.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines - April 12, 2024 Category: Gastroenterology Tags: Gastroenterology News Source Type: news

Infliximab and Biosimilar Yield Similar Results in IBD Infliximab and Biosimilar Yield Similar Results in IBD
New data supported the safety and efficacy of nonmedical switching from infliximab to a biosimilar, according to researchers.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines - April 10, 2024 Category: Gastroenterology Tags: Gastroenterology Source Type: news

Infant Microbiome Development Minimally Affected by Diet Infant Microbiome Development Minimally Affected by Diet
The randomized, controlled interventional trial also showed that circadian rhythm of the gut microbiome develops early and is detectable in vitro.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines - April 10, 2024 Category: Gastroenterology Tags: Gastroenterology Source Type: news

Ultraprocessed Food May Increase Long-Term Risk for IBS Ultraprocessed Food May Increase Long-Term Risk for IBS
Higher consumption of ultraprocessed food is tied to long-term risk of developing irritable bowel syndrome.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines - April 8, 2024 Category: Gastroenterology Tags: Gastroenterology Source Type: news

New Quality Measure Improves Follow-Up for CRC Screening New Quality Measure Improves Follow-Up for CRC Screening
Low rates of follow-up colonoscopy after an abnormal stool-based screening test may be improved by a simple quality performance measure, researchers said.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines - April 8, 2024 Category: Gastroenterology Tags: Gastroenterology Source Type: news

Patients With IBD at Increased Risk for Myocarditis Patients With IBD at Increased Risk for Myocarditis
Patients with IBD had a higher risk for myocarditis, especially severe myocarditis, than the general population, according to the results of a Swedish Cohort Study.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines - April 4, 2024 Category: Gastroenterology Tags: Gastroenterology Source Type: news

Q & A: Erosive Esophagitis Treatment Q & A: Erosive Esophagitis Treatment
Cristian Puerta, MD, reviews treatment guidelines in erosive esophagitis and the role of potassium-competitive acid blockers (PCABs) in the management of patients with severe disease.Medscape Gastroenterology (Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines - April 3, 2024 Category: Gastroenterology Tags: Gastroenterology Commentary Source Type: news

Upadacitinib Provides Rapid Relief in Crohn's Disease Upadacitinib Provides Rapid Relief in Crohn's Disease
Patients with Crohn ' s disease achieved rapid symptom relief with upadacitinib, including those with prior biologic failure.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines - April 3, 2024 Category: Gastroenterology Tags: Gastroenterology Source Type: news

Erosive Esophagitis: 5 Things to Know Erosive Esophagitis: 5 Things to Know
Erosive esophagitis can cause serious complications, including cancer. These five things to know are key to identifying risk factors, preventive strategies, and latest treatments.Medscape Gastroenterology (Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines - April 2, 2024 Category: Gastroenterology Tags: Gastroenterology Commentary Source Type: news

To Operate or Not on Adults With Uncomplicated Appendicitis? To Operate or Not on Adults With Uncomplicated Appendicitis?
Although it fails to provide a definitive answer, a meta-analysis provides quantitative data to inform discussions with patients with uncomplicated acute appendicitis.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines - March 29, 2024 Category: Gastroenterology Tags: Gastroenterology Source Type: news

Bristol Myers' Bowel Disease Drug Fails in Late-stage Study Bristol Myers' Bowel Disease Drug Fails in Late-stage Study
Bristol Myers Squibb said on Thursday its experimental drug to treat Crohn ' s disease, a chronic inflammatory bowel condition, did not help patients achieve disease remission...Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines - March 28, 2024 Category: Gastroenterology Tags: Gastroenterology Source Type: news

PFCD: Are Outcomes Better With Combined Medical-Surgical Tx? PFCD: Are Outcomes Better With Combined Medical-Surgical Tx?
Anti-TNF therapy alone was noninferior to a combination of surgery and anti-TNF therapy in fistula healing in patients with perianal fistulizing Crohn ' s, a meta-analysis showed.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines - March 28, 2024 Category: Gastroenterology Tags: Gastroenterology Source Type: news

Ultraprocessed Food Increases Disease Burden in UC Ultraprocessed Food Increases Disease Burden in UC
Dietary strategies for patients with ulcerative colitis should focus on boosting the consumption of unprocessed or minimally processed foods.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines - March 27, 2024 Category: Gastroenterology Tags: Gastroenterology Source Type: news

No Benefit to Combo Tx to Prevent Recurrent C diff in IBD No Benefit to Combo Tx to Prevent Recurrent C diff in IBD
Given the high efficacy of fecal microbiota transplantation, adding bezlotoxumab may not provide further reduction in recurrence.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines - March 26, 2024 Category: Gastroenterology Tags: Gastroenterology Source Type: news

How COVID-19 Treatments Affect Patients With IBD How COVID-19 Treatments Affect Patients With IBD
Inflammatory bowel disease therapies for patients may need to be briefly halted during treatment for COVID-19, but it does not increase flares.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines - March 26, 2024 Category: Gastroenterology Tags: Gastroenterology Source Type: news