difficile, researchers conducted a population-based, matched-cohort study among general practices in the United Kingdom from 1995 to 2015. ... All articles from the July 27, 2018, ACP Gastroenterology Monthly Newsletter.
pylori over seven days. Included patients were those who had received a prescription for this therapy from between 2003 and 2012, had not experienced treatment failure, and had not been diagnosed ... All articles from the November 28, 2017, ACP
The guidelines are based on ASCRS practice parameters on this topic from 2011 and on a literature search through April 2017. ... All articles from the March 23, 2018, ACP Gastroenterology Monthly Newsletter.
Black patients were more likely than white ones to receive colonoscopy from a physician with a low polyp detection rate (52.8% vs. ... All articles from the May 26, 2017, ACP Gastroenterology Monthly Newsletter.
Although these data and those from other studies support multivariate FIT-based screening for colorectal cancer, the editorialist wrote, such an approach would require a clear screening objective. ... All articles from the September 28, 2018, ACP
The guidelines, which replace the IDSA's 2001 guidelines on this topic, were developed by a panel of multidisciplinary experts and are based on literature published from Jan. ... All articles from the October 27, 2017, ACP Gastroenterology Monthly
ACP's High Value Care Task Force and the CDC recently issued joint best practice advice on hepatitis B virus (HBV) vaccination, screening, and linkage to care. ... All articles from the November 28, 2017, ACP Gastroenterology Monthly Newsletter.
Mailing fecal immunochemical tests to patients due for colorectal cancer screening increased screening uptake
All articles from the August 24, 2018, ACP Gastroenterology Monthly Newsletter.
3. Clinicians should discourage individuals older than 85 years from continuing screening. ... All articles from the June 22, 2018, ACP Gastroenterology Monthly Newsletter.
Among other updates from the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices, any licensed influenza vaccine that is appropriate for the age and health status of the patient may be used. ... All articles from the February 22, 2019, ACP Gastroenterology