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World Digestive Health Day 2019

Tools and Resources

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In support of the 2019 campaign, World Digestive Health Day (WDHD) is pleased to provide tools and resources for use across the globe.

Available tools and resources:

You are invited to share your resources with us by contacting info@worldgastroenterology.org. Resources that you share may be linked to from this page.


Aims of the WDHD 2019 Campaign

WDHD 2019 Seeks to:

WDHD AIMS Flyer
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WGO Global Guidelines and Cascades

The following WGO Global Guidelines and Cascades are featured as useful resources for the WDHD 2019 campaign. The guidelines are globally applicable, and the cascades offer different options for diagnosis and treatment depending on the resources available.

Select a button below to view the respective Guideline and Cascade. The Guidelines are available in English, French, Mandarin, Portuguese, Russian, and Spanish.

Colorectal Cancer Screening
Hepatocellular Carcinoma (HCC)

The WGO Guidelines library contains 25 practice guidelines written from a viewpoint of global applicability.

WGO Guidelines Library


e-WGN Expert Point of View Articles

Read Point of View articles on GI cancers from WGO experts published in e-WGN, WGO's official e-newsletter.

Colon

The Future of Colorectal Cancer Prevention in Developing Countries
René Lambert, MD
Vol. 18, Issue #1 (March 2013)

The Future of Colorectal Cancer Prevention in the United States
Dennis J. Ahnen, MD
Vol. 18, Issue #1 (March 2013)

Colorectal Cancer in More and Less Developed Countries
René Lambert, MD
Vol. 17, Issue #1 (March 2012)

Revolution by Epigenetics Expected in Digestive Oncology
René Lambert, MD
Vol. 16, Issue #1 (March 2011)

Esophagus

Adenocarcinoma at the Esophago-Gastric (EG) Junction
René Lambert, MD
Vol. 18, Issue #2 (July 2013)


Diet, Nutrition, Physical Activity and Cancer: a Global Perspective

Diet, Nutrition, Physical Activity and Cancer: a Global Perspective (the Third Expert Report) is a comprehensive analysis, using the most meticulous methods, of the worldwide body of evidence on preventing and surviving cancer through diet, nutrition and physical activity. The Third Expert Report is the latest body of work from World Cancer Research Fund International's Continuous Update Project – an ongoing programme to analyse global scientific research in this area. It contains updated Cancer Prevention Recommendations. Here are the reports related to GI cancers.

Diet, nutrition, physical activity and colorectal cancer

Diet, nutrition, physical activity and oesophageal cancer

Diet, nutrition, physical activity and stomach cancer

Diet, nutrition, physical activity and pancreatic cancer

Diet, nutrition, physical activity and liver cancer

Diet, nutrition, physical activity and gallbladder cancer


United Europe Gastroenterology (UEG)

Face Up To Colorectal Cancer

With Colorectal cancer death rates rising, a vital measure in reducing CRC incidence and mortality rates is to increase early detection through cancer screening. Through this video UEG highlights the importance of governments, healthcare professionals, and individuals working together to increase participation rates and improve the quality of screening programs.

Pancreatic Cancer Across Europe - Taking a united stand

The "Pancreatic Cancer Across Europe - Taking a united stand" report provides a concise overview on the state of pancreatic cancer across the European continent. UEG and its partners are also calling on six initiatives to transform pancreatic cancer outcomes by 2035.

 

GI Cancer Awareness Months

February

  • Gallbladder/Bile Duct Cancer

March

  • Colon Cancer

April

  • Esophageal Cancer

October

  • Liver Cancer

November

  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer

Ask a Librarian

Learn how the Ask a Librarian service can help you find information on GI Cancer.

Ask a Librarian


Sample Press Release

We have created a sample press release to help you market your WDHD 2019 initiative. Download the sample press release, edit to fit your campaign activities, post it to your website, and distribute to your local media.

Download Sample Press Release


WDHD 2019 Logos

The WDHD logo is provided to help you promote your WDHD 2019 initiative. Download the logo that fits your campaign activities. Please note that the WDHD logos are for non-commercial use only.

WDHD 2019 Color Logo
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WDHD Banner
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WDHD Banner
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WDHD Banner
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