Guidelines for the investigation of chronic diarrhoea in adults: British Society of Gastroenterology, 3rd edition

Ramesh P Arasaradnam, Steven Brown, Alastair Forbes, Mark R Fox, Pali Hungin, Lawrence Kelman, Giles Major, Michelle O'Connor, Dave S Sanders, Rakesh Sinha, Stephen Charles Smith, Paul Thomas, Julian R F Walters

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Abstract

Chronic diarrhoea is a common problem, hence clear guidance on investigations is required. This is an updated guideline from 2003 for the investigations of chronic diarrhoea commissioned by the Clinical Services and Standards Committee of the British Society of Gastroenterology (BSG). This document has undergone significant revision in content through input by 13 members of the Guideline Development Group (GDG) representing various institutions. The GRADE system was used to appraise the quality of evidence and grading of recommendations.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1380-1399
Number of pages20
JournalGut
Volume67
Issue number8
Early online date13 Apr 2018
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Aug 2018

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