Gastrointestinal Disorders

 
Seen in the ED: Hematochezia in a 1-year-old Girl
September 16, 2021

Intermittent pain causing the child to cry and an episode of bright red rectal bleeding are described by the mother. Review labs and imaging: What's your diagnosis?

ACG Clinical Guidelines: Prevention, Diagnosis, and Treatment of Clostridioides Difficile Infection
September 02, 2021

The 2021 American College of Gastroenterology guidelines on management of C. difficile reflect an expanding body of evidence for preventing, diagnosing, and treating the dangerous infection.

Investigational Microbiota-based Therapy Bests Placebo to Reduce Recurrence of C. difficile Infection
September 02, 2021

The investigational, live biotherapeutic demonstrated superior efficacy vs placebo in reduction of recurrent Clostridioides difficile infection in ~100 patients at 8-week follow-up.