Editorial Recommendations of the Month

Key articles from high impact journals in last month

December 2021

International Perspectives on Management of Inflammatory Bowel Disease: Opinion Differences and Similarities Between Patients and Physicians From the IBD GAPPS Survey

Rubin DT, Sninsky C, Siegmund B, Sans M, Hart A, Bressler B, Bouhnik Y, Armuzzi A, Afzali A.

Published Nov 2021, in the Inflammatory bowel diseases

Crohn's and Colitis Canada's 2021 Impact of COVID-19 and Inflammatory Bowel Disease in Canada: Children and Expectant Mothers With Inflammatory Bowel Disease

Benchimol EI, Carroll MW, Geist R, Griffiths AM, Huang JG, Mack DR, Bernstein CN, Bitton A, Jones JL, Kaplan GG, Kuenzig ME, Lee K, Mukhtar MS, Murthy SK, Tandon P, Targownik LE, Windsor JW, Seow CH.

Published Nov 2021, in the Journal of the Canadian Association of Gastroenterology

Depression and Inflammatory Bowel Disease: A Bidirectional two-sample Mendelian Randomization Study

Luo J, Xu Z, Noordam R, van Heemst D, Li-Gao R.

Published Nov 2021, in the Journal of Crohn's & colitis

Acceptance and Perceived Control are Independently Associated With Quality of Life in Inflammatory Bowel Disease: Introduction of a New Segmentation Model

van Erp LW, van Gerven J, Bloem S, Groenen MJM, Wahab PJ.

Published Nov 2021, in the Journal of Crohn's & colitis

Efficacy of anti-TNF dosing interval lengthening in adolescents and young adults with inflammatory bowel disease in sustained remission (FREE-study): protocol for a partially randomised patient preference trial

Paediatric Inflammatory Bowel Disease and its Relationship with the Microbiome

Fitzgerald RS, Sanderson IR, Claesson MJ.

Published Nov 2021, in the

Does Folic Acid Protect Patients with Inflammatory Bowel Disease from Complications?

Ratajczak AE, Szymczak-Tomczak A, Rychter AM, Zawada A, Dobrowolska A, Krela-Kaźmierczak I.

Published Oct 2021, in the Nutrients

Target-Based Small Molecule Drug Discovery Towards Novel Therapeutics for Inflammatory Bowel Diseases

Li Y, Chen J, Bolinger AA, Chen H, Liu Z, Cong Y, Brasier AR, Pinchuk IV, Tian B, Zhou J.

Published Nov 2021, in the inflammatory bowel disease

Pediatric Patient and Parent Perceptions of Fecal Microbiota Transplantation for the Treatment of Ulcerative Colitis

Popov J, Hartung E, Hill L, Chauhan U, Pai N.

Published Dec 2021, in the Journal of pediatric gastroenterology and nutrition.

Etrolizumab for maintenance therapy in patients with moderately to severely active ulcerative colitis (LAUREL): a randomized, placebo-controlled, double-blind, phase 3 study

Vermeire S, Lakatos PL, Ritter T, Hanauer S, Bressler B, Khanna R, Isaacs K, Shah S, Kadva A, Tyrrell H, Oh YS, Tole S, Chai A, Pulley J, Eden C, Zhang W, Feagan BG; LAUREL Study Group.

Published Nov 2021, in the lancet. Gastroenterology & hepatology.

Systematic review with meta-analysis: environmental and dietary differences of inflammatory bowel disease in Eastern and Western populations

Pediatric Ulcerative Colitis Is A Fibrotic Disease And Linked With Chronicity Of Inflammation