Journal Club 2019
The Journal Club meetings are held at the Post Graduate Centre every Friday at 8am
Friday 4th January 2019 M&M (Morbidity and Mortality) meeting.
Friday 11th January 2019 presented by Victoria Wilkinson-Smith. Victoria will be presenting the results from the recent departmental audit looking at colonic transit studies. Case presented by David Gunn.
Friday 18th January 2019 presented by Nina Lewis ‘A randomised, double-blind trial comparing budesonide formulations and dosages for short-term treatment of eosinophilic oesophagitis.’ Case presented by Peuish Sugathan.
Friday 25th January 2019 presented by Philip Kaye ‘Preoperative next-generation sequencing of pancreatic cyst fluid is highly accurate in cyst classification and detection of advanced neoplasia’. Case presented by Edmond Atallah.
Friday 1st February 2019 M&M (Morbidity and Mortality) meeting.
Friday 8th February 2019 presented by Emilie Wilkes ‘Common conditions associated with hereditary haemochromatosis genetic variants: cohort study in UK Biobank’. Case presented by Emily Tucker.
Friday 15th February 2019 presented by Emilie Wilkes and Ayan Banerjea. They will be presenting GP pathways for referral. Case presented by Katie Arndtz.
Friday 22nd February 2019 held in the NDDC Seminar Room, D Floor, presented by Jane Chalmers ‘Bezafibrate improves GLOBE and UK-PBC scores and long-term outcomes in patients with primary biliary cholangitis’. Case presented by Andrew Baxter.
Friday 1st March 2019 M&M (Morbidity and Mortality) meeting.
Friday 8th March 2019 presented by Suresh Vasan Venkatachalapathy ‘EUS-Guided Biliary Drainage Versus ERCP for the Primary Palliation of Malignant Biliary Obstruction: A Multicenter Randomized Clinical Trial’. Case presented by Fumi Varyani.
Friday 15th March 2019 presented by Richard Ingram ‘Cold snare endoscopic resection of nonpedunculated colorectal polyps larger than 10mm: a systematic review and pooled-analysis’. Case presented by Imad Wazir.
Friday 22nd March 2019 presented by Adolfo Parra-Blanco ‘Risk of Postpolypectomy Bleeding With Uninterrupted Clopidogrel Therapy in an Industry-Independent, Double-Blind, Randomized Trial’. Case presented by Jon White.
Friday 29th March 2019 presented by Martin James ‘No Superiority of Stents vs Balloon Dilatation for Dominant Strictures in Patients With Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis’ Case presented by Andrew Baxter.
Friday 5th April 2019 M&M (Morbidity and Mortality) meeting.
Friday 12th April 2019 presented by Giles Major ‘Risk of gastrointestinal cancers in patients with cystic fibrosis: a systematic review and meta-analysis’. Case presented by Muthuram Rajaram.
Friday 19th April 2019 No Journal Club
Friday 26th April 2019 presented by Neil Guha. ‘Early application of haemostatic powder added to standard management for oesophagogastric variceal bleeding: a randomised trial’. Case presented by Fumi Varyani
Friday 3rd May 2019 M&M (Morbidity and Mortality) meeting.
Friday 10th May 2019 presented by Aida Jawhari ‘World Endoscopy Organization Consensus Statements on Q1 Post-Colonoscopy and Post-Imaging Colorectal Cancer’. Case presented by Imad Wazir.
Friday 15th May 2019 presented by Maura Corsetti ‘The Effectiveness and Risks of Long-Term Opioid Therapy for Chronic Pain: A Systematic Review for a National Institutes of Health Pathways to Prevention Workshop’. Case presented by Lucy Bennett.
Friday 24th May 2019 DDW Feedback meeting.
Friday 31st May 2019 presented by Aloysious Aravinthan ‘Clinical outcomes in patients with chronic hepatitis C after direct-acting antiviral treatment: a prospective cohort study’. Case presented by Richard Ingram.
Friday 7th June 2019 M&M (Morbidity and Mortality) meeting.
Friday 14th June 2019 presented by Gordon Moran ‘Appendectomy for Therapy-Refractory Ulcerative Colitis Results in Pathological Improvement of Colonic Inflammation: Short-Term Results of the PASSION Study’. Case presented by Emily Tucker.
Friday 21st June 2019 BSG Feedback meeting.
Friday 28th June 2019 presented by Jacobo Ortiz ‘9th Barrett’s Endotherapy course Feedback meeting’. Case presented by Edmond Atallah.
Friday 5th July 2019 M&M (Morbidity and Mortality) meeting.
Friday 12th July 2019 presented by Frank Phillips ‘Intestinal Failure Associated Liver Disease: Review of the literature and new data from Cambridge. This will be of interest across the Nutrition, Luminal and Liver specialties’. Case presented by Victoria Wilkinson-Smith.
Friday 19th July 2019 presented by Sabina Beg ‘Over-the-Scope Clips Are More Effective Than Standard Endoscopic Therapy for Patients With Recurrent Bleeding of Peptic Ulcers’. Case presented by Jon White.
Friday 26th July 2019 presented by Naaventhan Palaniyappan ’β blockers to prevent decompensation of cirrhosis in patients with clinically significant portal hypertension (PREDESCI): a randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled, multicentre trial’. Case presented by Frank Phillips.
Friday 2nd August 2019 M&M (Morbidity and Mortality) meeting.
Friday 9th August 2019 presented by Jonathan White ‘Endoscopic duodenal mucosal resurfacing for the treatment of type 2 diabetes mellitus: one year results from the first international, open-label, prospective, multicentre study’. No case presentation.
Friday 16th August 2019 presented by Edmond Atallah ‘Lactate and number of organ failures predict intensive care unit mortality in patients with acute‐on‐chronic liver failure’. Case presented by Imad Wazir.
Friday 23rd August 2019 presented by Tim Bowling ‘Cancer risk in microscopic colitis: a retrospective cohort study.’ Case presented by Prarthana Thiagarajan.
Friday 30th August 2019 presented by Waleed Fateen ‘Preferred end coordinates and somatic variants as signatures of circulating tumor DNA associated with hepatocellular carcinoma.’ Case presented by Lucy Bennett.
Friday 6th September 2019 Governance meeting
Friday 13th September 2019 presented by Guru Aithal ‘Genome-wide polygenic scores for common diseases identify individuals with risk equivalent to monogenic mutations.’ Case presented by David Gunn
Friday 20th September 2019 presented by Stephen Ryder ‘The Cost-Effectiveness of One-Time Birth Cohort Screening for Hepatitis C as Part of the National Health Service Health Check Programme in England.’ M&M case presentation by Rajaram Muthurum.
Friday 27th September 2019 BASL Feedback meeting.