Gastro

Research finds link between childhood gastro and climate change
Children's health 21 Jun 2019

Research finds link between childhood gastro and climate change

Can climate change on a global level cause children to experience gastric problems? Read on to find out what researchers from the ANU Canberra came…
Tim’s experience managing eosinophilic oesophagitis
Gastro 05 Sep 2015

Tim’s experience managing eosinophilic oesophagitis

Eosinophils cause inflammation of the oesophagus. Tim talks about having eosinophilic oesophagitis and getting food stuck in throat.
Avocado and coconut ice cream
Blood 20 Aug 2013

Avocado and coconut ice cream

This raw food recipe for vegan icecream with avocado and coconut is not only vegan, it’s also sugar free and gluten free. But it’s rich,…
Kale chips
Blood 20 Aug 2013

Kale chips

These crispy homemade chips are packed with flavour and nutrients. It’s amazing that just by drying kale, a delicious leafy green, you end up with…
Gastro 01 Jan 2013

Optical Coherence Tomography of the Gastrointestinal Tract (OCT)

Optical coherence tomography (OCT) is a non-invasive imaging technique that uses light to create pictures of living tissues and has been successfully used to generate high resolution cross-sectional images of tissue in the human eye and skin. OCT systems are now commercially available for eye and skin use, and several…
Children's health 01 Jan 2013

An Open Single Centre Study To Assess Treatment of Chronic Constipation in Children

The purpose of this study was to evaluate the safety and efficacy of Movicol in the treatment of chronic constipation in children. Official Title An Open Single Centre Study To Assess the Safety and Efficacy of Movicol in the Treatment of Chronic Constipation in Children Conditions Chronic Constipation Study Type…
Gastro 01 Jan 2013

Nutritional Restriction and Activity Thermogenesis

These studies will provide us with enormous insight regarding how obese patients adapt energetically during negative energy balance. We will gain fundamental information regarding the metabolic implications of combining food restriction with a walking program compatible to that advocated by statutory agencies. These studies will lead to improved understanding of…
Gastro 01 Jan 2013

Phase 2 Evaluation of the ELAD System in the Management of Acute Liver Failure

The purpose of this study is to determine if treatment with the ELAD Bioartificial Liver Assist Device is beneficial to patients in Acute Liver Failure either as a bridge to liver transplant or bridge to native liver recovery. Official Title Conditions – Fulminant Hepatic Failure- Phase II Study Type Interventional…
Gastro 01 Jan 2013

G-CSF to Treat Crohn’s Disease

This study will examine the effectiveness of G-CSF in treating patients with Crohn’s disease-a long-term recurring inflammation of the small and large intestine. Patients may have swelling and bleeding of the intestinal lining, which can lead to infection and abdominal pain, weight loss, fever, diarrhea, bloody stools, fistula (connections between…