Table 4.1.1 BSG published guidelines, including work-in-progress (accessed 18 December 2006).
The following guidelines have been published:
Oesophageal manometry and pH monitoring (revised 2006)
Antibiotic prophylaxis in gastrointestinal endoscopy (revised 2001)
Management of patients with short bowel (2006)
Complications of gastrointestinal endoscopy (2006)
Management of inflammatory bowel disease in adults (2004)
Dyspepsia management guidelines (revised 2002). Now NICE
Management of patients with coeliac disease (revised 2002)
Initial biopsy diagnosis of suspected chronic idiopathic inflammatory bowel disease (1997)
A structured approach to colorectal biopsy assessment (1997)
Management of acute pancreatitis (revised 2005)
Informed consent for endoscopic procedures (1999 and 2006)
Use of liver biopsy in clinical practice (2004)
Indications for referral and assessment in adult liver transplantation (2000)
Osteoporosis in coeliac disease and IBD (2000)
Management of iron deficiency anaemia (revised 2005)
UK guidelines on the management of variceal haemorrhage in cirrhotic patients (2000)
Management of irritable bowel syndrome (2000)
Treatment of hepatitis C incorporating the use of PEG interferon (revised 2003)
Management of oesophageal and gastric cancer (2002)
Management of osteoporosis associated with chronic liver disease (2002)
Non-variceal upper gastrointestinal haemorrhage (2002)
Colorectal cancer screening in high risk groups (2002)
Management of patients with coeliac disease (2002)
Diagnosis and treatment of cholangiocarcinoma (Nov 2002)
Diagnosis and treatment of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) in adults (2003)
Investigation of chronic diarrhoea (2003)
Resection of colorectal cancer liver metastases (2006)
Enteral feeding in adult hospital patients (Dec 2003)
Pancreatic cancer (2005)
Use of oesophageal dilatation in clinical practice (Feb 2004)
The following guidelines have been published in Gut:
Management of patients with pancreatic, peri-ampullary and ampullary carcinomas (2005)
Management of acute pancreatitis (revised 2005)
Management of gastroenteropancreatic neuroendocrine (including carcinoid) tumours (2005)
Management of ascites in cirrhosis (2006)
Diagnosis and management of Barrett’s oesophagus (2006)