TITLE

What's Hot in the Red Journal This Month?

PUB. DATE
March 2010
SOURCE
American Journal of Gastroenterology;Mar2010, Vol. 105 Issue 3, p481
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Abstract
ABSTRACT
The article presents abstracts on medical topics which include a research that identifies the predictors of colorectal cancer after negative colonoscopy, the Loiano-Monghidoro study on dyspeptic symptoms and endocsopic findings in the community and guidelines on ulcerative colitis in adults.
ACCESSION #
48400298

 

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