MICROBIOTA ED ASSE BRAIN-GUT: UNA REVIEW USA. DALLA MOTILITA’ AL TONO DELL’UMORE

The Microbiota-Gut-Brain Axis: From Motility to Mood Kara G. Margolis et al. Abstract The gut-brain axis plays an important role in maintaining homeostasis. Many intrinsic and extrinsic factors influence signaling along this axis, modulating the function of both the enteric and central nervous systems. More recently the role of the microbiome as an important factor…

UN’ OTTIMA REVIEW DALLA GASTROENTEROLOGIA DELLA CATTOLICA SULL’ASSE GUT-BRAIN E MICROBIOTA: IBS vs IBD

The gut–brain axis in irritable bowel syndrome and inflammatory bowel disease. Angela Ancona et al. Introduction Gut microbiota (GM) has a critical role on host health accounting for bacteria, virus, archea, fungi, yeasts, parasite and phages [1]. Over the last twenty years, the research on gut microbiota has focused on bacterial components [2]. The majority…

CONFRONTO TRA ANTIBIOTICI PER LA DIVERTICOLITE: UNO STUDIO DI COORTE SUGLI ANNALS – EFFICACY vs HARM

Comparative Effectiveness and Harms of Antibiotics for Outpatient Diverticulitis, Two Nationwide Cohort Studies Charles E. Gaber et al. ABSTRACT Background: Outpatient diverticulitis is commonly treated with either a combination of metronidazole and a fluoroquinolone (metronidazole-with-fluoroquinolone) or amoxicillin– clavulanate alone. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration advised that fluoroquinolones be reserved for conditions with no alternative…

LINEE GUIDA AGA SUI PROBIOTICI: UNA PROPOSTA DISCUTIBILE

CLINICAL PRACTICE GUIDELINES AGA Clinical Practice Guidelines on the Role of Probiotics in the Management of Gastrointestinal Disorders Grace L. Su, et al. INTRODUCTION This document presents the official recommendations of the American Gastroenterological Association (AGA) on the role of probiotics in the management of gastrointestinal disorders. The guideline was developed by the AGA Institute’s…

IBS: QUALE DIETA FUNZIONA ? UNA OTTIMA REVIEW

Dietary Interventions and Irritable Bowel Syndrome – What Really Works? Teodora Surdea-Blaga; Anamaria Cozma-Petrut; Dan Lucian Abstract Purpose of Review: The review examines the latest research on the use of dietary interventions in the management of irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) in order to understand what is the evidence supporting the efficacy of a dietary approach in…