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Editorial
Raffaele Pezzilli, Dario Fabbri, Andrea Imbrogno 
World J Gastroenterol 18(36):4973-4977. Published online Sep 28, 2012. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v18.i36.4973
Topic Highlight
Guidelines For Basic Science
Benjamin L Woolbright, Hartmut Jaeschke 
World J Gastroenterol 18(36):4985-4993. Published online Sep 28, 2012. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v18.i36.4985
Guidelines For Clinical Practice
Antonio Bove, Massimo Bellini, Edda Battaglia, Renato Bocchini, Dario Gambaccini, Vincenzo Bove, Filippo Pucciani, Donato Francesco Altomare, Giuseppe Dodi, Guido Sciaudone, Ezio Falletto, Vittorio Piloni 
World J Gastroenterol 18(36):4994-5013. Published online Sep 28, 2012. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v18.i36.4994
Review
Francesca Romana Ponziani, Maria Assunta Zocco, Matteo Garcovich, Francesca D’Aversa, Davide Roccarina, Antonio Gasbarrini 
World J Gastroenterol 18(36):5014-5020. Published online Sep 28, 2012. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v18.i36.5014
Original Article
Søren R Rafaelsen, Chris Vagn-Hansen, Torben Sørensen, John Pløen, Anders Jakobsen 
World J Gastroenterol 18(36):5021-5026. Published online Sep 28, 2012. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v18.i36.5021
María Raquel Huerta-Franco, Miguel Vargas-Luna, Juana Berenice Montes-Frausto, Ismael Morales-Mata, Lorena Ramirez-Padilla 
World J Gastroenterol 18(36):5027-5033. Published online Sep 28, 2012. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v18.i36.5027
Ling Fu, Tsuneo Kitamura, Kazuhisa Iwabuchi, Syozo Ichinose, Mitsuaki Yanagida, Hideoki Ogawa, Sumio Watanabe, Toshihide Maruyama, Masafumi Suyama, Kenji Takamori 
World J Gastroenterol 18(36):5034-5041. Published online Sep 28, 2012. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v18.i36.5034
Guo-Zhen Li, Zhao-Han Wang, Wei Cui, Jin-Long Fu, Yu-Rong Wang, Pei Liu 
World J Gastroenterol 18(36):5042-5050. Published online Sep 28, 2012. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v18.i36.5042
Brief Article
Cemal Yazici, John Losurdo, Michael D Brown, Scott Oosterveen, Robert Rahimi, Ali Keshavarzian, Leila Bozorgnia, Ece Mutlu 
World J Gastroenterol 18(36):5051-5057. Published online Sep 28, 2012. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v18.i36.5051
Cathy Lu, Alistair Waugh, Robert J Bailey, Raeleen Cherry, Levinus A Dieleman, Leah Gramlich, Kata Matic, Mario Millan, Karen I Kroeker, Daniel Sadowski, Christopher W Teshima, Dennis Todoruk, Clarence Wong, Karen Wong, Richard N Fedorak 
World J Gastroenterol 18(36):5058-5064. Published online Sep 28, 2012. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v18.i36.5058
Giuseppe Merra, Giovanni Gasbarrini, Lucrezia Laterza, Marco Pizzoferrato, Andrea Poscia, Franco Scaldaferri, Vincenzo Arena, Francesca Fiore, Achille Cittadini, Alessandro Sgambato, Francesco Franceschi, Antonio Gasbarrini 
World J Gastroenterol 18(36):5065-5071. Published online Sep 28, 2012. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v18.i36.5065
Jang Eun Lee, Sang Woo Kim, Jin Su Kim, Kyu Yong Choi, Won Kyung Kang, Seong Taek Oh, Ie Ryung Yoo, Sung Hoon Kim 
World J Gastroenterol 18(36):5072-5077. Published online Sep 28, 2012. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v18.i36.5072
Hsiu-Lung Fan, Po-Sheng Yang, Hui-Wei Chen, Teng-Wei Chen, De-Chuan Chan, Chi-Hong Chu, Jyh-Cherng Yu, Shih-Ming Kuo, Chung-Bao Hsieh 
World J Gastroenterol 18(36):5078-5083. Published online Sep 28, 2012. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v18.i36.5078
Hsu-Heng Yen, Kai-Lun Shih, Ta-Tsung Lin, Wei-Wen Su, Maw-Soan Soon, Chin-San Liu 
World J Gastroenterol 18(36):5084-5089. Published online Sep 28, 2012. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v18.i36.5084
Shou-Wu Lee, Han-Chung Lien, Chi-Sen Chang, Yen-Chun Peng, Chung-Wang Ko, Ming-Chih Chou 
World J Gastroenterol 18(36):5090-5095. Published online Sep 28, 2012. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v18.i36.5090
Zhao-Hui Deng, Bo Chu, Ya-Zhen Xu, Bin Zhang, Li-Rong Jiang 
World J Gastroenterol 18(36):5096-5100. Published online Sep 28, 2012. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v18.i36.5096
Xiao-Qing Xu, Zhen-Hua Wang, Jing-Xian Liao, Xiao-Yu Chen, Wen-Zhong Liu, Shu-Dong Xiao, Hong Lu 
World J Gastroenterol 18(36):5101-5105. Published online Sep 28, 2012. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v18.i36.5101
Jia-Ping Huai, Xue-Cheng Sun, Meng-Jun Chen, Yin Jin, Xiao-Hua Ye, Jian-Sheng Wu, Zhi-Ming Huang 
World J Gastroenterol 18(36):5122-5128. Published online Sep 28, 2012. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v18.i36.5122
Ji-Bin Liu, Xu-Ming Wu, Jin Cai, Jin-Ye Zhang, Jin-Lin Zhang, Shu-Hui Zhou, Min-Xin Shi, Fu-Lin Qiang 
World J Gastroenterol 18(36):5129-5134. Published online Sep 28, 2012. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v18.i36.5129
Case Report
Gulseren Seven, Adel Assaad, Thomas Biehl, Richard A Kozarek 
World J Gastroenterol 18(36):5135-5137. Published online Sep 28, 2012. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v18.i36.5135
Jong-Hoon Chung, Sung-Chul Lim, Na-Ra Yun, Sung-Heui Shin, Choon-Mee Kim, Dong-Min Kim 
World J Gastroenterol 18(36):5138-5141. Published online Sep 28, 2012. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v18.i36.5138
Yun Ji Kim, Hyung Keun Kim, Young Seok Cho, Sung Soo Kim, Hiun Suk Chae, Seung Kyong Kim, Eun Sun Kim, Su Yeon Lee 
World J Gastroenterol 18(36):5142-5144. Published online Sep 28, 2012. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v18.i36.5142