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AGA Clinical Practice Update on the Role of Noninvasive Biomarkers in the Evaluation and Management of Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease: Expert Review Julia J. Wattacheril et al. Description The purpose of this American Gastroenterological Association (AGA) Clinical Practice Update Expert Review is to provide clinicians with guidance on the use of noninvasive tests (NITs) in…

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Updates to the modern diagnosis of GERD: Lyon consensus 2.0 Prakash Gyawal et al.   Abstract The Lyon Consensus provides conclusive criteria for and against the diagnosis of gastro-oesophageal reflux disease (GERD), and adjunctive metrics that consolidate or refute GERD diagnosis when primary criteria are borderline or inconclusive. An international core and working group was…

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Drug-Induced Acute Pancreatitis in Adults: Focus on Antimicrobial and Antiviral Drugs, a Narrative Review Angelo Del Gaudio et al Abstract Acute pancreatitis (AP) is an acute inflammation of the pancreas caused by the activation of digestive enzymes in the pancreatic tissue. The main causes of AP are cholelithiasis and alcohol abuse; less commonly, it can…

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Replication games: how to make reproducibility research more systematic Abel Brodeur, Anna Dreber, Fernando Hoces de la Guardia & Edward Miguel In some areas of social science, around half of studies can’t be replicated. A new test-fast, fail-fast initiative aims to show what research is hot — and what’s not. In October last year, one of…

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Hepatitis C Marianne Martinello, PhD  et al. Summary Hepatitis C virus (HCV) is a hepatotropic RNA virus that can cause acute and chronic hepatitis, with progressive liver damage resulting in cirrhosis, decompensated liver disease, and hepatocellular carcinoma. In 2016, WHO called for the elimination of HCV infection as a public health threat by 2030. Despite…

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Ulcerative Colitis in Adults A Review Beatriz Gros, MD; Gilaad G. Kaplan, MD, MPH This review focuses on the epidemiology, pathophysiology, diagnosis, and treatment of UC. IMPORTANCE Ulcerative colitis (UC) is a chronic inflammatory condition of the colon, with a prevalence exceeding 400 per 100 000 in North America. Individuals with UC have a lower…