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American Journal of Gastroenterology Contents: February 2018

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Volume 113, Issue 2 (February 2018)

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The Red Section
ACG Clinical Guidelines
Original Contributions
Letters to the Editor
Announcements
Corrigenda
 
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The Red Section

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2017 ACG Presidential Address: Challenges in the Practice of Gastroenterology: Engaging with ACG for Positive Impact

Carol A Burke

Am J Gastroenterol 2018 113: 157-160; 10.1038/ajg.2017.478

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HOW I APPROACH IT

Abdominal Pain in the Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass Patient

Allison R Schulman and Christopher C Thompson

Am J Gastroenterol 2018 113: 161-166; advance online publication, October 10, 2017; 10.1038/ajg.2017.361

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QUALITY MATTERS

Quality of Care and the Irritable Bowel Syndrome: Is Now the Time to Set Standards?

Brian E Lacy, Alexander C Ford and Nicholas J Talley

Am J Gastroenterol 2018 113: 167-169; advance online publication, December 5, 2017; 10.1038/ajg.2017.442

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VIEW FROM THE HILL

Understanding the Legal and Regulatory Framework Governing Physician Collective Bargaining

Megan A Adams and John I Allen

Am J Gastroenterol 2018 113: 170-171; advance online publication, November 21, 2017; 10.1038/ajg.2017.424

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IMAGES OF THE MONTH

Removal of Knotted Percutaneous Endoscopic Jejunostomy Tube

Andrew C Storm, Trenton J Hinkley and Mark V Larson

Am J Gastroenterol 2018 113: 172; 10.1038/ajg.2017.368

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Severe Colitis After an Alcohol Enema

Jonas Rosendahl, Patrick Michl, Jörg Kleeff, Walter A Wohlgemuth and Jakob Garbe

Am J Gastroenterol 2018 113: 172; 10.1038/ajg.2017.460

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A Case of Panenteritis With Massive IgG4-Positive Plasma Cell Infiltration Developed 26 Years After Total Proctocolectomy for Ulcerative Colitis

Kentaro Tominaga, Atsunori Tsuchiya, Yutaka Honda, Tatsuya Abe, Junji Yokoyama, Hajime Umezu and Shuji Terai

Am J Gastroenterol 2018 113: 173; 10.1038/ajg.2017.481

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VIDEO OF THE MONTH

A Completely Occluded Colorectal Anastomotic Stenosis Treated Using an Endoscopic Incision Method

Hong-lin Chen, Wei Liu, Shan Jiang, Lian-song Ye, Yu-hang Zhang, Hong-ze Zeng and Bing Hu

Am J Gastroenterol 2018 113: 174; 10.1038/ajg.2017.488

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ACG Clinical Guidelines

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ACG Clinical Guideline: Alcoholic Liver Disease

Ashwani K Singal, Ramon Bataller, Joseph Ahn, Patrick S Kamath and Vijay H Shah

Am J Gastroenterol 2018 113: 175-194; advance online publication, January 16, 2018; 10.1038/ajg.2017.469

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Continuing Medical Education Questions: February 2018: ACG Clinical Guideline: Alcoholic Liver Disease

Renuka Umashanker

Am J Gastroenterol 2018 113: 195; 10.1038/ajg.2018.4

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Original Contributions

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ESOPHAGUS

Timed Barium Swallow: Diagnostic Role and Predictive Value in Untreated Achalasia, Esophagogastric Junction Outflow Obstruction, and Non-Achalasia Dysphagia

Wojciech Blonski, Ambuj Kumar, John Feldman and Joel E Richter

Am J Gastroenterol 2018 113: 196-203; advance online publication, December 19, 2017; 10.1038/ajg.2017.370

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Continuing Medical Education Questions: February 2018: Timed Barium Swallow: Diagnostic Role and Predictive Value in Untreated Achalasia, Esophagogastric Junction Outflow Obstruction and Non-Achalasia Dysphagia

Mihir S Wagh

Am J Gastroenterol 2018 113: 204; 10.1038/ajg.2018.11

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Novel Intra-Procedural Distensibility Measurement Accurately Predicts Immediate Outcome of Pneumatic Dilatation for Idiopathic Achalasia

P I Wu, M M Szczesniak, P I Craig, L Choo, J Engelman, B Terkasher, J Hui and I J Cook

Am J Gastroenterol 2018 113: 205-212; advance online publication, December 5, 2017; 10.1038/ajg.2017.411

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Editorial: Assessing Esophageal Function in Achalasia: The Old and the New

Joseph R Triggs and Peter J Kahrilas

Am J Gastroenterol 2018 113: 213-215; 10.1038/ajg.2017.445

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STOMACH

Effects of Antidepressants on Gastric Function in Patients with Functional Dyspepsia

B E Lacy, Y A Saito, M Camilleri, E Bouras, J K DiBaise, L M Herrick, L A Szarka, K Tilkes, A R Zinsmeister and N J Talley

Am J Gastroenterol 2018 113: 216-224; advance online publication, December 19, 2017; 10.1038/ajg.2017.458

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ENDOSCOPY

A Randomized Trial Comparing High Definition Colonoscopy Alone With High Definition Dye Spraying and Electronic Virtual Chromoendoscopy for Detection of Colonic Neoplastic Lesions During IBD Surveillance Colonoscopy

Marietta Iacucci, Gilaad G Kaplan, Remo Panaccione, Oluseyi Akinola, Brendan Cord Lethebe, Mark Lowerison, Yvette Leung, Kerri L Novak, Cynthia H Seow, Stefan Urbanski, Parham Minoo, Xianyong Gui and Subrata Ghosh

Am J Gastroenterol 2018 113: 225-234; advance online publication, November 14, 2017; 10.1038/ajg.2017.417

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LIVER

The Liver Frailty Index Improves Mortality Prediction of the Subjective Clinician Assessment in Patients With Cirrhosis

Jennifer C Lai, Kenneth E Covinsky, Charles E McCulloch and Sandy Feng

Am J Gastroenterol 2018 113: 235-242; advance online publication, December 12, 2017; 10.1038/ajg.2017.443

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Hospitalizations for Autoimmune Hepatitis Disproportionately Affect Black and Latino Americans

Jason W Wen, Michael A Kohn, Robert Wong, Ma Somsouk, Mandana Khalili, Jacquelyn Maher and Michele M Tana

Am J Gastroenterol 2018 113: 243-253; advance online publication, January 30, 2018; 10.1038/ajg.2017.456

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Major Hepatic Complications in Ursodeoxycholic Acid-Treated Patients With Primary Biliary Cholangitis: Risk Factors and Time Trends in Incidence and Outcome

Maren H Harms, Willem J Lammers, Douglas Thorburn, Christophe Corpechot, Pietro Invernizzi, Harry L A Janssen, Pier M Battezzati, Frederik Nevens, Keith D Lindor, Annarosa Floreani, Cyriel Y Ponsioen, Marlyn J Mayo, George N Dalekos, Tony Bruns, Albert Parés, Andrew L Mason, Xavier Verhelst, Kris V Kowdley, Jorn C Goet, Gideon M Hirschfield, Bettina E Hansen and Henk R van Buuren on behalf of the Global PBC Study Group

Am J Gastroenterol 2018 113: 254-264; advance online publication, December 12, 2017; 10.1038/ajg.2017.440

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INFLAMMATORY BOWEL DISEASE

Dramatic Increase in Incidence of Ulcerative Colitis and Crohn’s Disease (1988–2011): A Population-Based Study of French Adolescents

Silvia Ghione, Hélène Sarter, Mathurin Fumery, Laura Armengol-Debeir, Guillaume Savoye, Delphine Ley, Claire Spyckerelle, Benjamin Pariente, Laurent Peyrin-Biroulet, Dominique Turck, Corinne Gower-Rousseau and The Epimad Group

Am J Gastroenterol 2018 113: 265-272; advance online publication, August 15, 2017; 10.1038/ajg.2017.228

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Editorial: Increasing Incidence of Pediatric Inflammatory Bowel Disease in France: Implications for Etiology, Diagnosis, Prognosis, and Treatment

Edward L Barnes and Michael D Kappelman

Am J Gastroenterol 2018 113: 273-275; 10.1038/ajg.2017.431

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Defining an Optimal Adherence Threshold for Patients Taking Subcutaneous Anti-TNFs for Inflammatory Bowel Diseases

Shail M Govani, Mohamed Noureldin, Peter D R Higgins, Michele Heisler, Sameer D Saini, Ryan W Stidham, Jennifer F Waljee and Akbar K Waljee

Am J Gastroenterol 2018 113: 276-282; advance online publication, December 12, 2017; 10.1038/ajg.2017.438

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Utility of Magnetic Resonance Enterography For Small Bowel Endoscopic Healing in Patients With Crohn’s Disease

Kento Takenaka, Kazuo Ohtsuka, Yoshio Kitazume, Katsuyoshi Matsuoka, Masakazu Nagahori, Toshimitsu Fujii, Eiko Saito, Maiko Kimura, Tomoyuki Fujioka and Mamoru Watanabe

Am J Gastroenterol 2018 113: 283-294; advance online publication, December 19, 2017; 10.1038/ajg.2017.464

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FUNCTIONAL GI DISORDERS

Effects of Interferential Electrical Stimulation Plus Pelvic Floor Muscles Exercises on Functional Constipation in Children: A Randomized Clinical Trial

Lida Sharifi-Rad, Seyedeh-Sanam Ladi-Seyedian, Navid Manouchehri, Hosein Alimadadi, Bahar Allahverdi, Farzaneh Motamed and Gholam-Hossein Fallahi

Am J Gastroenterol 2018 113: 295-302; advance online publication, December 19, 2017; 10.1038/ajg.2017.459

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COLON/SMALL BOWEL

Lesions of All Types Exist in Colon Polyps of All Sizes

Kevin O Turner, Robert M Genta and Amnon Sonnenberg

Am J Gastroenterol 2018 113: 303-306; advance online publication, December 12, 2017; 10.1038/ajg.2017.439

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Letters to the Editor

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Acid Control in Barrett’s Esophagus: A Plea for Documentation

Puja S Elias and Donald O Castell

Am J Gastroenterol 2018 113: 307; 10.1038/ajg.2017.418

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The Hibernating Bear—A Good Analogy to Explain Why Acute Fatty Liver of Pregnancy Manifests in Late Pregnancy

Uday Zachariah, Ashish Goel, K A Balasubramanian and C E Eapen

Am J Gastroenterol 2018 113: 307-308; 10.1038/ajg.2017.462

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An Additional Case of Aortoesophageal Fistula

Jennifer M Tamai and Tejinder Kalra

Am J Gastroenterol 2018 113: 308; 10.1038/ajg.2017.473

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Announcements

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Calendar of Courses, Symposiums, and Conferences

 

Am J Gastroenterol 2018 113: 309; 10.1038/ajg.2017.500

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Corrigenda

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Corrigendum: Accuracy and Safety of the Cytosponge for Assessing Histologic Activity in Eosinophilic Esophagitis: A Two-Center Study

David A Katzka, Thomas C Smyrk, Jeffrey A Alexander, Debra M Geno, RoseMary A Beitia, Audrey O Chang, Nicholas J Shaheen, Rebecca C Fitzgerald and Evan S Dellon

Am J Gastroenterol 2018 113: 310; advance online publication, December 19, 2017; 10.1038/ajg.2017.474

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Corrigendum: Surgical Rates for Crohn’s Disease Are Decreasing: A Population-Based Time Trend Analysis and Validation Study

Christopher Ma, Gordon W Moran, Eric I Benchimol, Laura E Targownik, Steven J Heitman, James N Hubbard, Cynthia H Seow, Kerri L Novak, Subrata Ghosh, Remo Panaccione and Gilaad G Kaplan

Am J Gastroenterol 2018 113: 310; advance online publication, December 19, 2017; 10.1038/ajg.2017.468

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Corrigendum: Research to the N-Power: The Strengths of Networked Clinical Collaboration in Spain

Adrian G McNicholl and Javier P Gisbert

Am J Gastroenterol 2018 113: 311; advance online publication, December 19, 2017; 10.1038/ajg.2017.476

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