PROTAGONIST: European and North American populations should be screened for coeliac disease
- ANTAGONIST: European and North American populations should be screend for coeliac disease. Kumar, P.J. // Gut;Feb2003, Vol. 52 Issue 2, p170
â€¢ No evidence that screening the general population will lead to a reduction in morbidity. â€¢ No evidence that instituting a gluten free diet in asymptomatic individuals will reduce mortality. â€¢ Asymptomatic screen detected patients have shown poor compliance with a gluten free...
- NICE clinical guideline 86. Coeliac disease: recognition and assessment of coeliac disease. Jones, Hayley J.; Warner, Justin T. // Archives of Disease in Childhood -- Education & Practice Edition;Apr2010, Vol. 95 Issue 4, p17
The article presents information on the guideline "Recognition and assessment of coeliac disease" from the British National Institute for Clinical Excellence (NICE) which involves screening of children and young people who have been diagnosed with type 1 diabetes.
- Screening for coeliac disease in type 1 diabetes. Holmes, G.K.T. // Archives of Disease in Childhood;Dec2002, Vol. 87 Issue 6, p495
Discusses key issues concerning the screening for coeliac disease in type-1 diabetes. Average prevalence of coeliac disease among children with diabetes mellitus; Medical indicators that coeliac disease may be present; Implications on studies of childhood diseases.
- Hold the Gluten, Please. McCashland, T. M.; Thompson, Jon S. // American Journal of Gastroenterology;Nov1998, Vol. 93 Issue 11, p2020
Discusses research being done on the prevalence of celiac disease among patients with cryptogenic hypertransaminasaemia. Reference to a study by U. Volta et al published in a 1998 issue of "Lancet"; Findings of immunoglobulin G to gliadin and immunoglobulin A to endomysium; Need for the...
- Q & A: Celiac Disease and Gluten Enteropathy: Is Testing Warranted? J. Y. // Eating Disorders Review;Nov/Dec2012, Vol. 23 Issue 6, p4
The article presents an answer to the question on whether young patients with anorexia nervosa should be routinely screened for celiac disease and gluten enteropathy.
- Coeliac disease 'does not add to fracture risk'. Dragon, Natalie // GP: General Practitioner;4/7/2003, p10
Patients with coeliac disease should not be routinely screened for osteoporosis as current guidelines suggest, according to UK researchers. They found patients with coeliac disease were at no greater risk of developing fractures than the general population.A total of 244 patients diagnosed with...
- Where are We Standing with the Screening of Healthy Population for Celiac Disease? Hogg-Kollars, Sabine; Nejad, Mohammad Rostami; Rostami, Kamran // Archives of Iranian Medicine (AIM);Jun2012, Vol. 15 Issue 6, p338
No abstract available.
- Competing with Celiac Disease. // Cross Connections;Feb2012, p5
The article presents information on celiac disease (CD), which can have deadly effect if not discovered and treated. The disease damages the inner lining of the small intestine and prevents it from absorbing key nutrients from food eventually. It is stated that there is no drug, surgery and...
- Coeliac disease. John S. Leeds; Andrew D. Hopper; David S. Sanders // British Medical Bulletin;Dec2008, Vol. 88 Issue 1, p157
Introduction Coeliac disease is a common but often under diagnosed condition with important complications. It is due to immune-mediated gluten intolerance and may present in a number of ways. It has become more frequently diagnosed due to the recognition of the atypical presentations. In recent...