In support of the 2020 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 firstname.lastname@example.org. Resources that you share may be linked to from this page.
The following WGO Global Guidelines and Cascades are featured as useful resources for the WDHD 2020 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.
Read Point of View articles on the microbiome from WGO experts published in e-WGN, WGO's official e-newsletter.
Gut Microbiota, Diet, and Antibiotics in IBD Pathogenesis; from a Developing Country Perspective
Tarkan Karakan, MD
Vol. 20, Issue #4 (January 2016)
Is Fecal Microbiota Transplantation Through the Mid-Gut a Rescue Therapy for Refractory IBD?
Faming Zhang, MD, PhD
Vol. 19, Issue #2 (July 2014)
Virginia Robles-Alonso, MD and Francisco Guarner, MD
Vol. 19, Issue #2 (July 2014)
The Human Gut Microbiota: a 2012 Perspective
Francisco Guarner, MD and Virginia Robles-Alonso, MD
Vol. 17, Issue #3 (October 2012)
The Microbiota Hard Talks series is aimed at providing medical education in the field of the human gut microbiota. These videos feature experts and like-minded colleagues from around the globe on state-of-the-art microbiota topics.
To view a video, follow the links below to create a free account. After accessing your account, select 'Previous Webinars' in the blue toolbar. Select the title of the respective webinar you desire to watch, highlighted in purple. After viewing a Microbiota Hard Talk, a Certificate of Participation may be downloaded directly from the player.
Exploring the hidden world of Human Gut Microbiota
Francisco Guarner, MD, PhD
University Hospital Vall d'Hebron (Barcelona, Spain)
Use and Abuse of Antibiotics in the Microbiota Era
Charalabos Pothoulakis, MD, PhD
University of California UCLA (Los Angeles, United States)
The Gut-Brain Connection: Can the Gut Control the Brain?
Luis Maria Bustos-Fernández, MD
Institute of Gastroenterology “Dr. Bustos Fernadez” (Buenos Aires, Argentina)
The Microbiota of the Stomach - Helicobacter pylori and Beyond
Richard Hunt, MD, PhD
McMaster University, Hamilton, Canada
Functional Gastrointestinal Disorders and Microbiota
Eamonn Quigley, MD, PhD
David M Underwood Chair of Medicine in Digestive Disorders (Houston, United States)
Missing Microbes and Misplaced Microbes - facts and fiction
Fergus Shanahan, MD, PhD
Department of Medicine at University College Cork (UCC), National University of Ireland
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Learn how the Ask a Librarian service can help you find information about the gut microbiome.
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