The relationship between climate change and human health has not been thoroughly explored. Desmond Leddin, MB, MSc, has taken an interest in studying this relationship. In this Q&A, he answers our questions about his latest article on the topic.
Ikuo Hirano, MD, the chair of the writing committee, answers our questions about the new ACG/JTF guidelines on the management of eosinophilic esophagitis.
Joshua Z. Goldenberg, ND, answered our questions about his team’s study aimed to assess the efficacy and safety of biofeedback-based interventions for treating irritable bowel syndrome among adults and children.
Erica Monrose, MD, and Tatyana Kushner, MD, from the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, explain the association between nonalcoholic fatty liver disease and intrahepatic cholestasis of pregnancy, diagnosing and treating NAFLD and intrahepatic cholestatis during pregnancy, and counseling your patients.
Carol Burke, MD, and Carol Rouphael, MD, answer our questions about their research, presented at the ACG 2019 Annual Meeting, that suggested a longer postpolypectomy colonoscopy interval may be possible among patients with multiple nonadvanced adenomas.
Harish Patel, MD, and Sridhar Chilimuri, MD, answer our questions about their research presented at the ACG 2019 Annual Meeting on the impact of implementing an in-hospital palliative care unit on gastrostomy practice among patients with terminal illness.
A recent study aimed to describe the safety and effectiveness of a colonoscopy-assisted approach to re-establish lost cecostomy access in children. Lead author Riad Rahhal, MD, MS, answered our questions.
Violeta Popov, MD, PhD, and colleagues answer our questions about their research on the relationship between weight parameters and colorectal cancer survival presented at the ACG 2019 Annual Meeting.
A research team recently reviewed guidelines developed by expert groups in Europe, Canada, and the United States for the treatment of H pylori infection. Lead author Carlo A. Fallone, MD, from McGill University Health Center, answered our questions.
Maitreyi Raman, MD, MSc, answers our questions about how the low FODMAP diet affects irritable bowel syndrome symptoms, concerns about prescribing the low FODMAP diet, and factors that need to be considered before prescribing the low FODMAP diet.