Instituting Quality Improvement Programs – The PDSA Model

Using the Plan, Do, Study, Act Model to Implement a Quality Improvement Program in Your Practice by Michael S. Morelli , MD, CPE, FACG Chair, ACG Practice Management Committee This article appears in the September 2016 Issue of The American ...

AJG: The Development of Irritable Bowel Syndrome

The Development of Irritable Bowel Syndrome: A Prospective Community-Based Cohort Study Bernd Löwe, MD, Ansgar Lohse, MD, Viola Andresen, MD, Eik Vettorazzi, PhD, Matthias Rose, PhD, University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany Objectives: ...

AJG Author Podcasts

Insights from AJG Authors in Conversation with Co-Editors-in-Chief Each month the Co-Editors-in-Chief of The American Journal of Gastroenterology, Dr. Brian Lacy and Dr. Brennan Spiegel, select a topic from the table of contents to highlight ...

“Harnessing the Hashtag” in The American Journal of Gastroenterology

Harnessing the Hashtag: A Standard Approach to GI Dialogue on Social Media Austin L. Chiang, MD; Bryan Vartabedian, MD and Brennan M.R. Spiegel, MD, MSHS, FACG Am J Gastroenterol advance online publication June 28, 2016 A new social media project ...

FMT for C. difficile: A Failure Risk Prediction Model

Monika Fischer, MD Predictors of Failure after Fecal Microbiota Transplantation for the Therapy of Clostridium difficile Infection: A Multicenter Study By Monika Fischer, MD, Indiana University With our study, we aimed to answer a commonly ...

Patients’ Perspective Now in AJG Red Section

The Chain of Life from “Functional Bowel Disorders: A Patient’s Perspective” A new column in the Red Section of The American Journal of Gastroenterology introduces patient voices and shines light on their experience of medical ...