The researchers found that patients receiving adjuvant chemotherapy for gastroesophageal adenocarcinoma were younger, more likely to have advanced disease, and had shorter postoperative inpatient stays.
The association is partially mediated by levels of anxiety and depressive symptoms.
Patient-level interventions include changes to invitation, giving results or follow-up appointments, and patient navigators, and provider-level interventions include reminders or performance data.
The 12-year results show that Roux-en-Y gastric bypass offered long-term durability of weight loss and was associated with fewer obesity-related coexisting conditions compared with those who did not have the surgery.
Patients with childhood-onset IBD have an increased risk of cancer, especially gastrointestinal cancers, lymphoid neoplasms, and skin cancer,
A 64-year-old man presents to the emergency department with abdominal pain and distention, as well as constipation of 8 days' duration.
A PEG low-volume regimen is similar to a PEG high-volume regimen for colon cleansing in patients with IBS.
Incidence of pneumonia was higher among patients with GERD compared with matched controls.
Clinical pathway to improve care of acute gastroenteritis patients is associated with a sustained reduction in IV fluid use and length of stay in the pediatric emergency department.
Asthma was associated with Crohn's disease and with early- and late-onset ulcerative colitis.
Researchers analyzed colorectal cancer mortality rates among individuals between 20 and 54 years of age from 1970 through 2014.
The addition of oats to a gluten-free diet did not affect symptoms, histology, immunity, or serologic features in patients with celiac disease.
Environmental risk factors that predispose people to inflammatory bowel disease may have a stronger effect in children than adults.
Researchers found that a cash incentive of $100 was associated with increased colorectal screening rates in eligible adults.
Many adverse events could be avoidable with more judicious use of antibiotics.
Serum TG2A screening has a positive predictive value of 61% to detect celiac disease.
An increased ADR is associated with an adjusted hazard ratio of 0.63 for interval colorectal cancer and 0.50 for cancer death.
Interferon- concentrations and THELPER cells are significantly reduced during symptom flares.
Risk of death is increased among those without gastrointestinal conditions and with prolonged use.
The score could help predict advanced colorectal neoplasia in adults younger than 50 years of age.
The guideline is intended to be an educational device to provide information that may assist endoscopists in providing care to patients.
Findings show that bacteria from mothers' breast milk and areolar skin are transferred to their infants' guts.
The new device uses magnetic catheters to draw the upper and lower esophagus together.
However, duodenal integrity appears to not be affected in eosinophilic esophagitis.
Gluten-rich food may lead to symptom onset, specifically early satiety, in patients with functional dyspepsia.
Treatment was effective in patients under 6 years who received 50 mg/day of zinc as an initial dose.
Almost half of participants reported that they never received information regarding the side effects of their medication from their prescriber.
Avoiding gluten may result in reduced consumption of beneficial whole grains that could affect cardiovascular risk.
A follow-up colonoscopy more than 10 months after a positive FIT result is associated with a higher risk of colorectal cancer and more advanced disease at the time of diagnosis.
Increasing duration of antibiotic use at ages 20 to 39 and 40 to 59 is significantly associated with an increased risk of colorectal adenoma.