Vol 81 No 2 – Gastroenterology

Vol 81 No2 Gastroenterology

Front cover art by Ashley Kim

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Editorial

The Wonders of the Gastrointestinal Tract
Melissa J. MacPherson

Feature Articles

Gastric Heterotopia in the Rectum: Progression of Disease
Michael Verbora
Faculty Reviewer: Dr. John Howard, MD, FRCP

Fight Against Obesity-Is Bariatric Surgery the Answer?
Chanseok (Chris) Rhee and Yuding Wang
Faculty Reviewer: Dr. Vladislav Khokhotva, MD, BSc, FRCSC

Fecal Microbiota Transplantation and Metagenomic Medicine
Arthur Ling
Faculty Reviewer: Dr. David Colby, MSc, MD, FRCPC

The Built Environment: How City Design Impacts Child Health
Chris Foster and Sophia Lane
Faculty Reviewer: Dr. Bryna Warshawsky, MD

Original Article

Maladaptive Coping Behaviours of Medical Students
Derek Gateman, Julie Lebert, Alex Mee, Stephanie Spadotto, Piya Lahiry, Dr. Martyn Judson
Faculty Reviewer: Dr. Mark Speechley, BA, MA, PhD

Departmental Articles

Radiofrequency Ablation (RFA) in the Treatment of Liver Tumours
Alden Ling, Brennan Ballantyne, Alexander Pazionis
Faculty Reviewer: Dr. Nirmal Kakani, MBBS, MRCS, FRCR

Colonoscopy in Screening and Diagnosis of Colorectal Cancer

Thomas Fear, Angela Zhang, Joshua Rosenblat
Faculty Reviewer: Dr. Nitin V. Khanna, MD, FRCPC

The Final Gift: Ethical and Legal Considerations of Liver Donation and Patient Selection
Jonathan Fairbairn, Niran Argintaru
Faculty Reviewer: Dr. Paul Marotta, MD, FRCPC

Biologic Agents in the Management of Inflammatory Bowel Disease: Is it worth it?
Tommy Choy, Jessica Jackson
Faculty Reviewer: Dr. John Howard, MD, FRCPC

Is it what you know or how you use it? A review of nutrition knowledge and counseling among medical professionals
Stephanie Gottheil, Charlotte Hunter
Faculty Reviewer: Dr. John Howard, MD, FRCPC

Acupuncture in the Treatment of Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Alexander Yan, Yin Hui, Caitlin VanDeCappelle
Faculty Reviewer: Dr. Larry Schmidt, MD, CCFP

The Use of Gene Expression Profiling in the Personalization of Colorectal Cancer Treatment
Laura Callan, Melissa J. MacPherson
Faculty Reviewer: Dr. Brian Dingle, MSc, MD, FRCPC

Gastroenterology Profiles: Dr. John Howard
Lauren Sham, Abdul Naeem, Joyce Zhang
Faculty Reviewer: Dr. John Howard, MD, FRCPC

Thinking Like an Emergency Doctor
Elaine Tang, Roman Shapiro, Kimberly Fielding
Faculty Reviewer: Dr. Naveem Poonai, MSc, MD, FAAP, FRCPC

A Case of Adult Intussusception: A Curious Presentation
Yikang Lin, Stephen Cornish
Faculty Reviewer: Dr. Patrick Colquhoun, MD

Helicobacter pylori: hiding in the modern miasma
Justine Denomme, Jason L. Chan
Faculty Reviewer: Dr. Carole Creuzenet, PhD