Linee guida ACG sulla colite ulcerosa

Ulcerative Colitis Practice Guidelines in Adults: American College of Gastroenterology, Practice Parameters Committee.Kornbluth A, Sachar DB. Am J Gastroenterol. 2010 Jan 12. [Epub ahead of print] Guidelines for clinical practice are aimed to indicate preferred approaches to medical problems as established by scientifically valid research. Double-blind placebo controlled studies are preferable, but compassionate-use reports and expert…

Carnitina e NASH : un RCT

l-Carnitine Supplementation to Diet: A New Tool in Treatment of Nonalcoholic Steatohepatitis-A Randomized and Controlled Clinical Trial.Malaguarnera M, Gargante MP, Russo C, Antic T, Vacante M, Malaguarnera M, Avitabile T, Li Volti G, Galvano F. Am J Gastroenterol. 2010 Jan 12. [Epub ahead of print] OBJECTIVES:Nonalcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH) is a known metabolic disorder of the liver.…

Necessario migliorare la performance diagnostica per gli adenomi nelle CS di screening

Variation in detection of adenomas and polyps by colonoscopy and change over time with a performance improvement program. Shaukat A, Oancea C, Bond JH, Church TR, Allen JI. Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2009 Dec;7(12):1335-40.  BACKGROUND & AIMS: There has been no prospective, community-based study to track changes in adenoma detection by individual physicians over time and…