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Frontline Gastroenterology (FG) aims to accelerate the adoption of best practice in the fields of gastroenterology and hepatology. It is multidisciplinary and focuses on the needs of patients and the professionals caring for them. The principal criterion for publication is potential impact on patient care. FG is an official journal of the British Society of Gastroenterology.

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Frontline Gastroenterology (FG) aims to accelerate the adoption of best practice in the fields of gastroenterology and hepatology. It is multidisciplinary and focuses on the needs of patients and the professionals caring for them. The principal criterion for publication is potential impact on patient care. FG is an official journal of the British Society of Gastroenterology.

    The Gut Microbiome: what every gastroenterologist needs to know

    The Gut Microbiome: what every gastroenterologist needs to know

    Associate editor Dr James Maurice discusses current developments in our understanding of the Gut Microbiome in GI disease pathophysiology with Dr Ben Mullish, following his recent paper in the March 2021 issue 'The Gut Microbiome: what every gastroenterologist needs to know.'
    https://fg.bmj.com/content/12/2/118
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    • 29 min
    Haematological and biochemical monitoring in home parenteral nutrition - BIFA guidance

    Haematological and biochemical monitoring in home parenteral nutrition - BIFA guidance

    Dr Philip Smith, Associate and Social Media Editor of Frontline Gastroenterology and Consultant Gastroenterologist at the Royal Liverpool Hospital, UK, interviews Dr Nick Thompson, who is a Consultant Gastroenterologist in the Department of Gastroenterology, Newcastle Upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust. Dr Thompson has helped develop Newcastle as a regional centre for parenteral nutrition support and the hospital was recently designated as one of the Integrated Intestinal Failure Centres in England. Dr Thompson is the senior author on the guidance document "British Intestinal Failure Alliance (BIFA) guidance - haematological and biochemical monitoring of adult patients receiving home parenteral nutrition".
    Read the paper: https://fg.bmj.com/content/early/2021/02/16/flgastro-2020-101758

    • 13 min
    Mark Beattie's UpFront May 2021

    Mark Beattie's UpFront May 2021

    The highlights of this edition brought to you by the Editor-in-Chief of Frontline Gastroenterology Mark Beattie.
    Read the UpFront of the May issue of Frontline Gastroenterology:
    https://fg.bmj.com/content/12/3/167
    The full issue is now online: https://fg.bmj.com/content/12/3
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    • 10 min
    Case of the Month: a novel way to learn from endoscopy-related patient safety incidents

    Case of the Month: a novel way to learn from endoscopy-related patient safety incidents

    Associate editor Dr James Maurice interviews Dr Srivathsan Ravindran, JAG research fellow at St Marks Hospital, London. They talk about developing a culture of improving patient safety in endoscopy, and how the 'Case of the Month' model can be used to create valuable learning opportunities for endoscopy teams following patient safety incidents.
    Read the review on the Frontline Gastroenterology website: https://fg.bmj.com/content/early/2020/10/09/flgastro-2020-101600
    Related links:
    https://fg.bmj.com/content/10/2/160
    https://fg.bmj.com/content/early/2020/08/19/flgastro-2020-101561
    https://www.thejag.org.uk/CMS/Page.aspx?PageId=207

    • 29 min
    Upfront March with Mark Beattie

    Upfront March with Mark Beattie

    The highlights of this edition brought to you by the Editor-in-Chief of Frontline Gastroenterology Mark Beattie.
    Read the UpFront of the March issue of Frontline Gastroenterology:
    https://fg.bmj.com/content/12/2/85
    The full issue is now online: fg.bmj.com/content/12/2
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    • 9 min
    Liver transplantation guidelines - part 2: surgery and post-operation

    Liver transplantation guidelines - part 2: surgery and post-operation

    Dr James Maurice interviews Dr Dhiraj Tripathi, Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham, about the UK Adult Liver Transplantation guidelines recently published in Frontline Gastroenterology. In this second episode, they discuss recent developments in organ allocation and utilisation and post-transplant care.
    Read the related paper on the FG website: https://fg.bmj.com/content/11/5/385
    In the first part of this podcast - https://soundcloud.com/bmjpodcasts/liver-transplantation-guidelines-part-1-pre-operation?in=bmjpodcasts/sets/frontline-gastroenterology - there's a general overview of liver transplantation in the UK, followed by the selection and workup of potential liver transplant recipients.
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    • 23 min

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