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  1. Alimentary Pharmacology & Therapeutics: Editorial Commentary: “Bariatric surgery associated with increased risk of new-onset inflammatory bowel disease: case series and national database
  2. Alimentary Pharmacology & Therapeutics:” Faecal calprotectin effectively excludes inflammatory bowel disease in 789 symptomatic young adults with/without alarm symptoms: a prospective UK primary care cohort study
  3. Journal of Crohn’s and Colitis: “Prevalence and phenotype of inflammatory bowel disease across primary and secondary care: Implications for colorectal cancer surveillance
  4. Journal of Crohn’s and Colitis: “NUDT15 variants contribute to thiopurine-induced myelosuppression in European populations, Journal of Crohn’s and Colitis, Volume 12, Issue supplement_1, 16 January 2018, Pages S025–S026
  5. Journal of Medical Case Reports: “Reversal of end-stage heart failure in juvenile haemochromatosis with iron chelation therapy: a case report
  6. EBioMedicine: Editorial Commentary- “NOD2-Smoking interaction in the pathogenesis  of Crohn’s  disease”.
  7. Alimentary Pharmacology & Therapeutics: “Exclusive enteral  nutrition provides  an effective  bridge  to safer interval  elective  surgery  adults  with Crohn’s disease”. Aliment  PharmacoTher,45:660–669
  8. MEDSCAPE Press Release:  “Exclusive  Enteral Feeding  May Help Some Crohn’s  Patients  Avoid Surgery”. Link:
  9. . Journal of Crohn’s and Colitis: Anti-TNF demyelination following anti-TNFα therapy”. JCC 11(suppl_1): S360
  10. Gastroenterology:” Intestinal Ultrasound Accurately Assesses Disease Activity  In Inflammatory  Bowel Disease  When Compared  to Faecal Calprotectin”. Gastroenterology 150(4):S441
  11. Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology: “Colonic ultrasound in inflammatory bowel disease: An accurate marker of disease activity and mucosal healing
  12. Internal Journal  of Medicine:”  Does lymphopenia  or macrocytosis reflect 6-thioguanine  levels in patients with inflammatory  bowel disease treated with azathioprine  or 6- mercaptopurine? Internal  Medicine Journal  46(4)
  13. American Journal  of Gastroenterology:  “Could  Adherence  to Quality  of Care Indicators  for Hospitalized  Patients  With Cirrhosis – Related  Ascites  Improve  Clinical  Outcomes”. The American Journal  of Gastroenterology  111(1) · January  2016
  14. World Journal of Gastroenterology: “Prevalence of eosinophilic oesophagitis  in patients  presenting  with food bolus obstruction. World Journal  of Gastroenterology  6(4) · November 2015
  15. Internal Journal  of Medicine:  “ Olmesartan induced enteropathy”. Internal Medicine Journal  45(1) · January  2015
  16. Journal of Gastroenterology  and Hepatology:“The  first prospective  Australian  population-based  natural history  study of newly diagnosed  IBD identifies  frequent  use of immunomodulators  and low surgery rates”. Journal of Gastroenterology  and Hepatology  30(9) · April  2015
  17. European Journal of Clinical Nutrition: “Congenital cataracts linked to total parenteral nutrition during pregnancy”.
  18. Alimentary Pharmacology & Therapeutics: “Flu-like illness with mercaptopurine and azathioprine in inflammatory bowel disease”.
  19. World Journal of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy: “Abdominal pain post EMR- treat the patient not the CT scan”.
  20. Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology: “IL28B genotype is not useful for predicting pegylated interferon treatment outcome in Asian chronic hepatitis B cohorts”.
  21. Australian Medical Student Journal: “The Internet as a health information source for University students.
  22. Alimentary Pharmacology & Therapeutics: “Root-cause analyses of missed opportunities for the diagnosis of colorectal cancer in patients with IBD”
  23. Frontline Gastroenterology: “Incidence and prevalence of IBD in Devon, UK”
  24. Alimentary Pharmacology & Therapeutics: “Quality improvement project identifies factors associated with delay in IBD diagnosis”
  25. Alimentary Pharmacology & Therapeutics: “Review article: prevention, diagnosis and management of COVID-19 in the IBD patient”
  26. Journal of Crohn’s and Colitis:” Clinical features and genetic risk of demyelination following anti-TNF treatment”
  27. Arch Dis Child: “Primary care faecal calprotectin testing in children with suspected inflammatory bowel disease: a diagnostic accuracy study”
  28. Neurogastroenterology & Motility: “Factors associated with depression in people with inflammatory bowel disease: The relationship between active disease and biases in neurocognitive processing
  29. Lancet Gastroenterology & Hepatology: “Predictors of anti-TNF treatment failure in anti-TNF-naive patients with active luminal Crohn’s disease: a prospective, multicentre, cohort study”
  30. Journal of American Medical Association (JAMA): “Association of Genetic Variants in NUDT15 With Thiopurine-Induced Myelosuppression in Patients With Inflammatory Bowel Disease”