NASH did not increase risk of poor liver transplantation outcomes

FROM DIGESTIVE AND LIVER DISEASES Adults with nonalcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH) fared as well on ...

AGA Guideline: Therapeutic drug monitoring in IBD

FROM Gastroenterology Physicians should perform reactive therapeutic drug monitoring to guide changes in anti–tumor ...

Clinical Practice Update: Opioids in gastroenterology

FROM CLINICAL GASTROENTEROLOGY AND HEPATOLOGY Physicians should consistently rule out opioid therapy as the ...

Campylobacteriosis incidence rises in U.S. from 2004 to 2012

FROM CLINICAL INFECTIOUS DISEASES Incidence of campylobacteriosis increased significantly in the United States from ...

Study highlights risks of postponing cholecystectomy

FROM Gastroenterology Almost half of patients who underwent endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP) did not ...

FDA approves nivolumab for metastatic CRC

The Food and Drug Administration has granted accelerated approval to checkpoint inhibitor nivolumab for ...

High myristic acid intake linked to relapse in ulcerative colitis

FROM CLINICAL GASTROENTEROLOGY AND HEPATOLOGY High intake of myristic acid approximately tripled the odds ...

FDA advisory committee approves safety of new hepatitis B vaccine for adults

The Food and Drug Administration’s Vaccines and Related Biological Products Advisory Committee approved licensure ...