Coeliac disease diagnosis: ESPGHAN 1990 criteria or need for a change? Results of a questionnaire.

@article{RibesKoninckx2012CoeliacDD,
  title={Coeliac disease diagnosis: ESPGHAN 1990 criteria or need for a change? Results of a questionnaire.},
  author={Carmen Ribes-Koninckx and M L Luisa Mearin and Ilma Rita Korponay-Szab{\'o} and Raanan Shamir and Steffen Husby and Alessandro Ventura and David Branski and Carlo Catassi and Sibylle Koletzko and Markku J M{\"a}ki and Riccardo Troncone and Klaus Peter Zimmer},
  journal={Journal of pediatric gastroenterology and nutrition},
  year={2012},
  volume={54 1},
  pages={15-9}
}
BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES A revision of criteria for diagnosing coeliac disease (CD) is being conducted by The European Society for Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition (ESPGHAN). In parallel, we have performed a survey aimed to evaluate present practices for CD among paediatric gastroenterologists and to learn their views on the need for modification of present criteria for CD diagnosis. PATIENTS AND METHODS Questionnaires were distributed to experienced paediatric… CONTINUE READING