Gastroenterology

Reports of high-impact gastroenterology studies by medical professionals

Dietary interventions have small effect on autism symptoms

1. A meta-analysis of studies evaluating dietary interventions used in treatment of autism spectrum disorder (ASD) in children found that omega-3, vitamin supplementation, and...

Diet trends over the past two decades in the United States

1. In this serial, cross sectional analysis over the last two decades, the adults in the United States decreased consumption of low-quality carbohydrates and...

Benefits of high-intensity surveillance following colorectal adenoma removal likely outweigh costs

1. In this microsimulation model of U.S. patients aged 50-79, high-intensity surveillance following colorectal adenoma provided clinically significant benefits over low-intensity surveillance at acceptable...

Daily aspirin may benefit some patients without existing cardiovascular disease

1. The benefit of daily aspirin varied dramatically depending on whether one cardiovascular disease event was equivalent to one or two bleeding events 2. Subgroups...

Soft drink consumption linked with increased all-cause mortality

1. In this population-based cohort study, consumption of total, sugar-, and artificially-sweetened soft drinks was linked with an increased risk of all-cause mortality. 2. The...

Quick Take: Gluten does not induce gastrointestinal symptoms in healthy volunteers

While a gluten-free diet is indicated in patients with clinical gluten sensitivity (GS), including celiac disease, there continues to be growing interest in adopting...

Quick Take: Association of Childhood-Onset Inflammatory Bowel Disease With Risk of Psychiatric Disorders and...

Childhood-onset inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) typically has a more severe course than adult-onset IBD, and has been found to be associated with psychiatric morbidity...

Quick Take: Small Bowel Healing Detected by Endoscopy in Patients With Crohn’s Disease After...

In patients with Crohn’s disease (CD), endoscopic evidence of healing after treatment is associated with favorable outcomes. Anti-tumor necrosis factor (TNF) agents have been...

Lipophilic statins associated with reduced risk for hepatocellular carcinoma

1. In this prospective propensity score (PS)-matched cohort study, lipophilic statins were found to significantly reduce incidence and mortality of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC). 2. No...

Quick Take: Association of Cereal, Gluten, and Dietary Fiber Intake With Islet Autoimmunity and...

Type 1 diabetes (T1D) is thought to result from a combination of genetic and environmental factors. An increased intake of dietary fiber and gluten...
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