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Role of transcatheter arterial embolization for massive bleeding from gastroduodenal ulcers 
Romaric Loffroy, Boris Guiu 
World J Gastroenterol 15(47):5889-5897. Published online Dec 21, 2009. doi: 10.3748/wjg.15.5889
Invasive front of colorectal cancer: Dynamic interface of pro-/anti-tumor factors 
Inti Zlobec, Alessandro Lugli 
World J Gastroenterol 15(47):5898-5906. Published online Dec 21, 2009. doi: 10.3748/wjg.15.5898
Colorectal cancer screening in Europe 
Miroslav Zavoral, Stepan Suchanek, Filip Zavada, Ladislav Dusek, Jan Muzik, Bohumil Seifert, Premysl Fric 
World J Gastroenterol 15(47):5907-5915. Published online Dec 21, 2009. doi: 10.3748/wjg.15.5907
Review
Progress in researches about focal adhesion kinase in gastrointestinal tract 
Hui Fang Hao, Yoshio Naomoto, Xiao-Hong Bao, Nobuyuki Watanabe, Kazufumi Sakurama, Kazuhiro Noma, Yasuko Tomono, Takuya Fukazawa, Yasuhiro Shirakawa, Tomoki Yamatsuji, Junji Matsuoka, Munenori Takaoka 
World J Gastroenterol 15(47):5916-5923. Published online Dec 21, 2009. doi: 10.3748/wjg.15.5916
Original Article
TRAIL-induced apoptosis of hepatocellular carcinoma cells is augmented by targeted therapies 
Bruno Christian Koehler, Toni Urbanik, Binje Vick, Regina Johanna Boger, Steffen Heeger, Peter R Galle, Marcus Schuchmann, Henning Schulze-Bergkamen 
World J Gastroenterol 15(47):5924-5935. Published online Dec 21, 2009. doi: 10.3748/wjg.15.5924
Diarrhoea-predominant irritable bowel syndrome distinguishable by 16S rRNA gene phylotype quantification 
Anna Lyra, Teemu Rinttilä, Janne Nikkilä, Lotta Krogius-Kurikka, Kajsa Kajander, Erja Malinen, Jaana Mättö, Laura Mäkelä, Airi Palva 
World J Gastroenterol 15(47):5936-5945. Published online Dec 21, 2009. doi: 10.3748/wjg.15.5936
Brief Article
Ketoprofen, peginterferon 2a and ribavirin for genotype 1 chronic hepatitis C: A phase II study 
Annagiulia Gramenzi, Carmela Cursaro, Marzia Margotti, Clara Balsano, Alessandra Spaziani, Simona Anticoli, Elisabetta Loggi, Maddalena Salerno, Silvia Galli, Giuliano Furlini, Mauro Bernardi, Pietro Andreone 
World J Gastroenterol 15(47):5946-5952. Published online Dec 21, 2009. doi: 10.3748/wjg.15.5946
Education-based approach to addressing non-evidence-based practice in preventing NSAID-associated gastrointestinal complications 
Angel Lanas, Juan V Esplugues, Javier Zapardiel, Eduardo Sobreviela 
World J Gastroenterol 15(47):5953-5959. Published online Dec 21, 2009. doi: 10.3748/wjg.15.5953
Hyperphosphatemia after sodium phosphate laxatives in low risk patients: Prospective study 
Marcela Noemi Casais, Guillermo Rosa-Diez, Susana Pérez, Elina Noemi Mansilla, Susana Bravo, Francisco Carlos Bonofiglio 
World J Gastroenterol 15(47):5960-5965. Published online Dec 21, 2009. doi: 10.3748/wjg.15.5960
Carcinoma of the middle bile duct: Is bile duct segmental resection appropriate? 
Hyung Geun Lee, Sang Hoon Lee, Dong Do Yoo, Kwang Yeol Paik, Jin Seok Heo, Seong Ho Choi, Dong Wook Choi 
World J Gastroenterol 15(47):5966-5971. Published online Dec 21, 2009. doi: 10.3748/wjg.15.5966
Percutaneous transgastric computed tomography-guided biopsy of the pancreas using large needles 
Hsiuo-Shan Tseng, Chia-Yuen Chen, Wing P Chan, Jen-Huey Chiang 
World J Gastroenterol 15(47):5972-5975. Published online Dec 21, 2009. doi: 10.3748/wjg.15.5972
Clinicopathological and prognostic analysis of 429 patients with intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma 
Wei-Feng Shen, Wei Zhong, Feng Xu, Tong Kan, Li Geng, Feng Xie, Cheng-Jun Sui, Jia-Mei Yang 
World J Gastroenterol 15(47):5976-5982. Published online Dec 21, 2009. doi: 10.3748/wjg.15.5976
Neoadjuvant chemoradiotherapy for resectable esophageal carcinoma: A meta-analysis 
Hai-Lin Jin, Hong Zhu, Ting-Sheng Ling, Hong-Jie Zhang, Rui-Hua Shi 
World J Gastroenterol 15(47):5983-5991. Published online Dec 21, 2009. doi: 10.3748/wjg.15.5983
Effect of severe acute pancreatitis on pharmacokinetics of Da-Cheng-Qi Decoction components 
Han-Lin Gong, Wen-Fu Tang, Qin Yu, Jin Xiang, Qing Xia, Guang-Yuan Chen, Xi Huang, Mao-Zhi Liang 
World J Gastroenterol 15(47):5992-5999. Published online Dec 21, 2009. doi: 10.3748/wjg.15.5992
Case Report
Complete response to radiation therapy of orbital metastasis from hepatocellular carcinoma 
Allison M Quick, Mark Bloomston, Edward Y Kim, Nathan C Hall, Nina A Mayr 
World J Gastroenterol 15(47):6000-6003. Published online Dec 21, 2009. doi: 10.3748/wjg.15.6000
Superior mesenteric artery syndrome in a diabetic patient with acute weight loss 
Meng-Chieh Wu, I-Chen Wu, Jeng-Yih Wu, Deng-Chyang Wu, Wen-Ming Wang 
World J Gastroenterol 15(47):6004-6006. Published online Dec 21, 2009. doi: 10.3748/wjg.15.6004
Aortoesophageal fistula: A case misdiagnosed as esophageal polyp 
Yue Jiao, Ye Zong, Zhong-Lin Yu, Yong-Zheng Yu, Shu-Tian Zhang 
World J Gastroenterol 15(47):6007-6009. Published online Dec 21, 2009. doi: 10.3748/wjg.15.6007
Letters To The Editor
Frequency of alcohol and smoking cessation counseling in hepatitis C patients among internists and gastroenterologists 
Tanu Chandra, Mary Reyes, Huy Nguyen, Marie Borum 
World J Gastroenterol 15(47):6010-6011. Published online Dec 21, 2009. doi: 10.3748/wjg.15.6010