News Articles on 'Gastroenterology'
Daily Aspirin May Lower Risk for Fatty Liver Progression
Taking daily aspirin may prevent progression of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) to liver fibrosis and nonalcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH), according to a study published online May 8 in Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology. "Our study was the ...
Published: 18 May 2019
UMC warns patients of potential data breach at Southwest Gastroenterology
UMC Physicians is notifying patients of an incident that may have compromised the privacy of protected health information held at their Southwest Gastroenterology clinic. UMCP says there is no evidence of actual or attempted misuse of personal information ...
Source: Lubbock Avalanche-Journal
Published: 10 May 2019
John Duggan: at forefront of work in gastroenterology
John Malcolm Duggan had a long and complex professional life in medicine, making a major impact in three discrete areas, leaving a legacy for patients and practitioners as well as the profession. He combined a recognised high standard in the practice and ...
Source: The Sydney Morning Herald
Published: 19 Apr 2019
What is Gastroenterology?
According to the American College of Gastroenterology, Gastroenterology is the study of the normal function and diseases of the esophagus, stomach, small intestine, colon and rectum, pancreas, gallbladder, bile ducts and liver. A gastroenterologist needs ...
Source: News Medical
Published: 26 Feb 2019
Holyoke Medical Center Gastroenterology stresses importance of screening
The month of March is National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month - a time to raise awareness and educate people on the importance of getting screened. Dr. Tuyyab Hassan is from Holyoke Medical Center Gastroenterology and he is here to shed some light on ...
Published: 25 Mar 2019
High-Dose Albumin Cuts Cirrhotic Inflammation, Heart Dysfunction
Data from their Pilot-PRECIOSA study, published in Gastroenterology, indicated that both short- and long-term high-dose albumin – but not low-dose albumin – was associated with normalized serum albumin levels and improved circulatory stability and left ...
Source: MedPage Today
Published: 26 Mar 2019
Synlogic finds a new CSO in ex-Janssen gastroenterology chief
Synlogic Therapeutics has recruited a new chief scientific officer: Scott Plevy, M.D., who headed up gastroenterology and interleukin-23 research at Janssen. Plevy joins Synlogic as the company pushes forward a pipeline of what it calls ...
Published: 09 Apr 2019
AHN names doctor to division chief post
Allegheny Health Network named Dr. Elie Aoun as division chief of gastroenterology, hepatology and nutrition, according to a release. Aoun most recently served as medical director for the division of gastroenterology. He also serves as medical director for ...
Source: The Business Journals
Published: 08 Apr 2019
Need to focus on gastroenterology ailments stressed
Gastroenterology ailments are one of the most common problems. However, people should avoid resorting to over-the-counter medications, said Deepak Subramanian, gastroenterology surgeon and obesity specialist. At the inauguration of the Chennai Gastro Care ...
Published: 14 Apr 2019
Gastroenterology services available at Lane Regional
Lane Regional Medical Center announced Dr. Krunal Patel has recently opened Lane Gastroenterology, 6550 Main St., Suite 3500, Zachary. Patel attended medical school at Topiwala National Medical College in Mumbai, India. He continued his training at the ...
Source: The Advocate
Published: 27 Feb 2019
Where's Larry? Idaho Gastroenterology, Colon Cancer Awareness
Colon cancer is one of the most deadly but also most treatable cancer. If you have a screening colonoscopy and discover something early your chances of surviving color cancer are very high. The procedure and preparation for it sound scary but it is not.
Published: 28 Feb 2019
Private equity shops circle Colorado’s Peak Gastroenterology
Buyouts Insider/Argosy Group LLC produces several free newsletters that are sent directly to the email you provide at registration (namely, PE Hub Wire, PE Hub Canada Wire, PE Hub Wire Top Story of the Week, Buyouts Daily, and VCJ Alert). To enable us to ...
Source: PE Hub
Published: 18 Mar 2019
Frazier Healthcare buys Atlanta Gastroenterology Associates
Frazier Healthcare Partners has acquired Atlanta Gastroenterology Associates. Financial terms weren’t announced. Atlanta Gastroenterology Associates provides digestive healthcare services, including advanced endoscopic therapies, liver disease treatments ...
Source: PE Hub
Published: 17 Dec 2018
University Gastroenterology hires Jeffrey D. Nadelson, M.D.
Providence, RI – University Gastroenterology (UGI) announced that Jeffrey D. Nadelson, M.D. has joined the growing practice. Dr. Nadelson is fellowship-trained in gastroenterology, hepatology, and transplant hepatology. In joining UGI, Dr. Nadelson will ...
Source: USA Patch
Published: 03 Aug 2018
Waud Capital, Gastroenterology Practice Form New Platform Company
Waud Capital Partners has teamed up with a Texan gastroenterology practice to form a provider of management services in the space. The Chicago private-equity firm on Wednesday said it launched practice management company GI Alliance alongside Texas ...
Source: The Wall Street Journal
Published: 07 Nov 2018