Evidence-Based Reviews

2011 Systematic Review on Management of IBD

The College and the ACG Institute published a new evidence-based systematic review on the management of Inflammatory Bowel Disease as a supplement to The American Journal of Gastroenterology (AJG) for April 2011, a special issue entirely dedicated to the modern management of IBD. This clinical monograph, based on a comprehensive meta-analysis, offers new graded recommendations on medical management of IBD by a distinguished expert Task Force.

2009 Systematic Review on Management of IBS

An Expert Task Force on Irritable Bowel Syndrome conducted a major systematic review of the full range of options for testing and treatment of IBS. Published in the January 2009 issue of The American Journal of Gastroenterology, this monograph makes graded recommendations on medical therapies, as well as alternative approaches including psychotherapy and acupuncture, based on a thorough evaluation of the evidence. Click here to view the journal article.