February 2008
Gut;Feb2008, Vol. 57 Issue 2, p258
Academic Journal
The article presents abstracts on gastroenterology and hematology topics which include the prevention of colorectal cancer, steroids and bone loss in inflammatory bowel disease, and the reinvention of clinical applications of serum alanine aminotransferase.


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