Update: Esmya (ulipristal acetate) for symptoms of uterine fibroids

The EU review has now concluded that Esmya may have contributed to the onset of some of the 8 cases of serious liver injury.

Call for Nomination of BSG Regional Reps 2018

The following vacancies have arisen for BSG regional representatives

Update from the IBD Registry

We formally took over the responsibilities for the IBD Registry from the BSG at the BSG Annual meeting in June 2018

Service Success Stories

Learn how Brian McKaig and his colleagues in Wolverhampton have come up with a solution to managing the increasing number of referrals from primary care

The Launch of Biosimilars for Adalimumab

The launch of Biosimilars for Adalimumab will be introduced into the NHS from October 2018

Get involved: Dame Clare Marx's UK-wide review

Share your views!

Survey for Therapeutic Monitoring in IBD

Short survey to understand the practice of anti-TNF drug monitoring in Inflammatory bowel disease amongst UK clinicians.

Survey: Liver transplantation in Severe Alcoholic Hepatitis

This survey has been approved by the BSG Liver Section Committee.

Updated Guidance to Help GPs Easily Diagnose Serious Bowel Conditions

Following on from the wide range of interest on Faecal Calprotectin at our BSG meeting in Liverpool this year

Alcohol identification and intervention in English emergency departments

Alcohol screening together with referral or intervention is becoming part of routine practice in England.

Clinical Leadership Appointments Specialised Commissioning (National)

A new team is being formed to support Clinical Reference Groups (CRGs) develop and publish national clinical policies.

New CSSC Secretary Appointed

Dr Rupert Ransford has been appointed as the CSSC Secretary

Look out for briefings on BSG QI initiatives

During the forthcoming BSG Annual Meeting there will be short updates on the BSG’s Quality Improvement workstreams.

IBD Registry News

May 2018

Cancer datasets and tissue pathways

The Royal College of Pathologists

Plan for phased re-introduction of hepatitis B vaccine for lower priority groups

Since mid-2017 the UK has experienced a shortage of hepatitis B vaccine due to global manufacturing issues.

GI and Liver Transformation and Sustainability Network: Meeting summaries

Summaries of the North West and Midlands GI and Liver Transformation and Sustainability Network

HSJ Awards 2018

Entry deadline: 31st May 2018

BSG Endoscopy Live 2019 – Save the Date

The BSG Endoscopy Committee is delighted to announce that the next stand-alone national live endoscopy meeting will take place on 7-8th March 2019 at the SAGE Gateshead.

The BSG Nursing Awards 2018

The BSG Nurse Association have introduced a new award for an individual or teams who have made a demonstrable impact on patient care.

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