Intestinal Research
‘Intestinal Research’ (Intest Res) is the official journal of Asian Organization for Crohn’s and Colitis (AOCC) and the joint publication of Chinese Society of IBD (CSIBD), Japanese Society for IBD (JSIBD), Korean Association for the Study of Intestinal Diseases (KASID), and Taiwan Society of IBD (TSIBD).
The aim of the Journal is to provide broad and in-depth analysis of intestinal diseases, especially inflammatory bowel disease, which shows increasing tendency and significance.As a Journal specialized in clinical and translational research in gastroenterology, it encompasses multiple aspects of diseases originated from the small and large intestines.
Intestinal Research 2017; 15(2): 145~262
Is there a potential role of fecal microbiota transplantation in the treatment of inflammatory bowel disease?
Chang Soo Eun
Intestinal Research 2017; 15(2): 145-146 PDF
Adalimumab or infliximab: which is better for perianal fistula in Crohn's disease?
Jong Pil Im
Intestinal Research 2017; 15(2): 147-148 PDF
Systematic Review
Accuracy of computed tomographic features in differentiating intestinal tuberculosis from Crohn's disease: a systematic review with meta-analysis
Saurabh Kedia, Raju Sharma, Vishnubhatla Sreenivas et al.
Intestinal Research 2017; 15(2): 149-159 PDF
Preoperative use of anti-tumor necrosis factor therapy in Crohn's disease: promises and pitfalls
Paulo Gustavo Kotze, Subrata Ghosh, Willem A. Bemelman et al.
Intestinal Research 2017; 15(2): 160-165 PDF
Current status of endoscopic balloon dilation for Crohn's disease
Fumihito Hirai
Intestinal Research 2017; 15(2): 166-173 PDF
Original Articles
Parthenolide promotes apoptotic cell death and inhibits the migration and invasion of SW620 cells
Yu Chuan Liu, Se Lim Kim, Young Ran Park et al.
Intestinal Research 2017; 15(2): 174-181 PDF
Clinical efficacy of adalimumab versus infliximab and the factors associated with recurrence or aggravation during treatment of anal fistulas in Crohn's disease
Cheng-Chun Ji, and Shota Takano
Intestinal Research 2017; 15(2): 182-186 PDF
Evaluation of Xpert MTB/RIF assay performance in the diagnosis of abdominal tuberculosis
Suraj Kumar, Sawan Bopanna, Saurabh Kedia et al.
Intestinal Research 2017; 15(2): 187-194 PDF
Patients with computed tomography-proven acute diverticulitis require follow-up to exclude colorectal cancer
Shafquat Zaman, Warren Chapman, Imtiyaz Mohammed et al.
Intestinal Research 2017; 15(2): 195-202 PDF
Red flag symptoms: detailed account of clinicopathological features in young-onset colorectal cancer
Ramish Riaz, Nosheen Masood, and Arfa Benish
Intestinal Research 2017; 15(2): 203-207 PDF
Original Articles
Diagnostic and prognostic value of preoperative 18F-fluorodeoxyglucose positron emission tomography/computed tomography for colorectal cancer: comparison with conventional computed tomography
Joo Young Lee, Soon Man Yoon, Jeong Tae Kim et al.
Intestinal Research 2017; 15(2): 208-214 PDF
Clinical outcomes of sigmoid colon volvulus: identification of the factors associated with successful endoscopic detorsion
Tomoya Iida, Suguru Nakagaki, Shuji Satoh et al.
Intestinal Research 2017; 15(2): 215-220 PDF
Clinical outcome of endoscopic management in delayed postpolypectomy bleeding
Jeong-Mi Lee, Wan Soo Kim, Min Seob Kwak et al.
Intestinal Research 2017; 15(2): 221-227 PDF
Current practices in endoscopic submucosal dissection for colorectal neoplasms: a survey of indications among Korean endoscopists
Tae Jun Kim, Eun Ran Kim, Sung Noh Hong et al.
Intestinal Research 2017; 15(2): 228-235 PDF Supplementary File
Colonic dysmotility and morphological abnormality frequently detected in Japanese patients with irritable bowel syndrome
Takeshi Mizukami, Shinya Sugimoto, Tatsuhiro Masaoka et al.
Intestinal Research 2017; 15(2): 236-243 PDF
Case Reports
Fecal microbiota transplantation for refractory Crohn's disease
Seon Ho Bak, Hyun Ho Choi, Jinhee Lee et al.
Intestinal Research 2017; 15(2): 244-248 PDF
Crohn's disease and smoldering multiple myeloma: a case report and literature review
So Young Park, Jae Min Kim, Hyun Joon Kang et al.
Intestinal Research 2017; 15(2): 249-254 PDF
Coexistence of ulcerative colitis and Sjögren's syndrome in a patient with Takayasu's arteritis and Hashimoto's thyroiditis
Hyun Woo Park, Hyun Seok Lee, Sejin Hwang et al.
Intestinal Research 2017; 15(2): 255-259 PDF
Images of the Issue
An ileosigmoid fistula: what is the diagnosis?
Chun Lan Zhang, Ji Li, Yan You et al.
Intestinal Research 2017; 15(2): 260-262 PDF