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Stage III colon cancer: higher vitamin D may reduce recurrence, improve survival

Data from a National Cancer Institute-sponsored trial.

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HBV vaccination: 72% of children with IBD have low titers

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IBD in pregnancy: inadequate GWG tied to preterm birth, growth restriction

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HCV: DAAs linked to reports of herpes reactivation

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Eluxadoline for IBS-D: early response predicts long-term effect

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Weaponisation of health care in Syria

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Children with worms no less likely to develop autoimmune disease

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  • Clinical Essentials from Ann Intern Med
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DAA efficacy rates offer hope for HCV eradication

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Statins reduce decompensation risk in HBV, HCV cirrhosis

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Rectal cancer: is nonoperative management a reasonable alternative?

A systematic review.

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  • Clinical Essentials from Hepatol Res
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HCV-related HCC: interval between SVR, surgery predicts RFS

5-y recurrence risk is lower with an interval of 30 mo or less.

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HCV: EBR/GZR safe, effective in moderate renal impairment

eGFR remained stable or improved in patients treated for 8-18 wk.

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  • Clinical Essentials from Aliment Pharmacol Ther
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GERD: diagnosis enhanced by adding histology, excluding epigastric pain

Histology should be performed when clinical suspicion is high but endoscopy is negative.

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  • Clinical Essentials from Ann Surg Oncol
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Gastric cancer: primary tumor location predicts survival

A meta-analysis of 50 studies.

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GIST:  duration of adjuvant imatinib influences the risk of recurrence associated with KIT mutations
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GIST: duration of adjuvant imatinib influences the risk of recurrence associated with KIT mutations

Patients with other genotypes had little or no benefit

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  • Clinical Essentials from Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther
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HBV: which agent best prevents reactivation during chemotherapy, HSCT?

Network meta-analysis evaluates 5 options in patients with hematologic cancers.

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  • Clinical Essentials from J Am Geriatr Soc
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C difficile: high burden of infection in long-term care facilities

CDI is increasingly reported in the setting of long-term care facilities.

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Stage IV CRC: first-line chemotherapy is a good option for elderly patients

Analysis of SEER data sheds light on the controversy.

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Rheumatoid arthritis: HBV testing rates rising, but remain low

A longitudinal assessment of DMARD-associated testing patterns in the US and Taiwan.

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Rectal cancer: smoking linked to reduced cancer-specific survival

Association limited to current smokers at diagnosis.

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Rectal cancer: diagnosis of recurrent disease possible in primary care

Initiatives have been proposed that transfer colorectal cancer follow-up from secondary to primary care.

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DAA regimen achieves 91% HCV-1b clearance rate in LT recipients

Data from the phase 2 SATURN study.

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HCV-3: SOF+DCV is more cost-effective than SOF+RBV

A US cost-utility analysis.

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