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What specialties have been hit hardest by the pandemic?

In the first half of 2020, ophthalmology, otolaryngology, gastroenterology and dermatology were among the hardest hit, according to an analysis of Medicare physician spending by the American Medical Association.

Source: Becker's ASC
Published: 18 May 2021

Gastroenterology problems caused by COVID are self limiting, Dr Shah

Asserting that gastroenterology problems caused by COVID-19 are self limiting, Professor of Medicine, Gastroenterology, Government Medical College Srinagar, Dr Nisar Ahmad Shah said individuals having gastroenterology problems are not at any additional risk of super added infection.

Source: United News of India
Published: 15 May 2021

Salix Will Feature New Data At Digestive Disease Week® 2021

TRULANCE® (plecanatide) ePoster Will be Honored as Poster of Distinction LAVAL, QC, May 17, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- (NYSE/TSX: BHC) ("Bausch Health") and its gastroenterology business, Salix Pharmaceuticals,

Source: WFMZ-TV
Published: 17 May 2021

Southern cancer screening still not in the clear

Despite a public apology and promises to do better, it’s still better to live in Dunedin than Invercargill when it comes to colonoscopies. David Williams reports On its face, the Southern District Health Board is improving its much-maligned colonoscopy service.

Source: Newsroom on
Published: 18 May 2021

Largest Mid-Atlantic Gastroenterology Practice Takes 21K SF in Silver Spring

The largest, private gastroenterology practice in the mid-Atlantic signed a lease for 11921 Bournefield Way at the WesTech Business Park.

Source: Commercial Observer
Published: 07 May 2021

Erlanger Gastroenterology Now Seeing Patients In Cleveland

Erlanger Gastroenterology now offers patient appointments on Mondays at the Erlanger physician offices in Cleveland. Dr. Arslan Kahloon and Sharlotte Manley, NP are now seeing patients on Mondays ...

Published: 27 Apr 2021

Global Gastroenterology Devices Market 2021 Key Drivers and Restraints, Regional Outlook, End-User Applicants by 2026 has announced an exclusive report titled Global Gastroenterology Devices Market 2021 by Company, Regions, Type and Application, Forecast to 2026 that presents a point of view for the existing market trends,

Source: MarketWatch
Published: 06 May 2021

Mountainside Medical Center Announces New Leaders in the Division of Gastroenterology

Kwon, M.D. as the hospital’s new division chief of gastroenterology, and Oleg Shulik, M.D. as subspecialty coordinator of gastroenterology. Dr. Kwon received his medical degree from the ...

Source: TAPinto
Published: 23 Apr 2021

United Digestive Partners with East Atlanta Gastroenterology Associates

United Digestive announces further expansion in Georgia through a partnership with East Atlanta Gastroenterology Associates (EAGA). Founded in 1981, EAGA provides diagnostic and therapeutic gastroenterology services,

Source: Associated Press
Published: 04 May 2021

British Society of Gastroenterology lays down updated guidelines on managing IBS

In a recent development, revised and updated guidelines on managing irritable bowel syndrome has been put forth by the British Society of Gastroenterology. The primary aim of this

Source: Daily
Published: 05 May 2021

PE-backed One GI acquires Gastroenterology Health Partners.

One GI, a gastroenterology management services organization formed by Webster Equity Partners has acquired Gastroenterology Health Partners. No financial terms were disclosed. Based in Louisville ...

Source: PE Hub
Published: 22 Apr 2021

One GI — launched in a pandemic — expands regionally from Memphis

In April 2020, health care providers nationwide were grappling with cancelations of elective procedures and restricted access to doctor’s offices. But, one of Memphis’ largest physician ...

Source: The Business Journals
Published: 04 May 2021

Is Rise in Liver Damage Tied to More Drinking During Lockdowns?

"Incidence of hospitalizations for alcohol-related gastrointestinal (GI) and liver disease increased quite dramatically since the beginning of the COVID-19 lockdowns and has continued during the re-opening stage,

Source: U.S. News & World Report
Published: 14 May 2021

Gastroenterology visitation and reminders predict surveillance uptake for patients with adenomas with high-risk features

Use of a patient reminder (telephone, electronic message, or letter) for due surveillance (adjusted odds = 1.9; 95%CI = 1.2–2.8) and having ≥ 1 gastroenterology (GI) visit after ...

Source: Nature
Published: 22 Apr 2021

Gastroenterology head among 12 dead as Delhi's Batra Hospital runs out of oxygen

Another tragedy unfolded in the National Capital on Friday after 12 critical Covid patients, including the HoD of Gastroenterology Department, of Batra Hospital in Mahrauli died due to oxygen ...

Source: The Tribune
Published: 01 May 2021

COVID-19 pandemic sees increased consults for alcohol-related GI and liver diseases

Inpatient consults for alcohol-related gastrointestinal (GI) and liver diseases have surged since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic and remained elevated, according to research selected for presentation at Digestive Disease Week® (DDW) 2021.

Source: EurekAlert!
Published: 14 May 2021

Q&A: Successful FMT linked with changes in blood

MicroRNAs showed that fecal microbiota transplants are effective for treating infections like Clostridioides difficile infection, according to a study published in Gastroenterology. Tanya M.

Source: Healio
Published: 20 Apr 2021

World Gastroenterology Organisation to Launch an Obesity-Focused Webinar on World Digestive Health Day

The World Gastroenterology Organisation (WGO), together with the International Federation for the Surgery of Obesity and Metabolic Disorders (IFSO), announce a live global webinar event on ...

Source: Medindia
Published: 20 Apr 2021

The Tolan Group Completes CEO Search for OneGI

The Tolan Group (TTG), a healthcare executive recruiting firm, is pleased to announce the successful placement of Robbie Allen as the Chief Executive Officer of OneGI. OneGI is one of the fastest-growing private equity-backed gastroenterology platforms in the US.

Source: Associated Press
Published: 12 May 2021

United Digestive Partners with East Atlanta Gastroenterology Associates

ATLANTA, May 4, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- United Digestive announces further expansion in Georgia through a partnership with East Atlanta Gastroenterology Associates (EAGA). Founded in 1981 ...

Source: PR Newswire
Published: 04 May 2021

World Gastroenterology Organisation (WGO) Announces the Release of the New Digestive Tract Tuberculosis Guideline

Formed in 1935 and incorporated in 1958, The World Gastroenterology Organisation (WGO) is a federation of 116 member societies and 4 regional associations of gastroenterology representing more ...

Source: Medindia
Published: 27 Apr 2021

Hampton Roads medical practice partners with larger firm in Maryland

The largest private gastroenterology practice in the mid-Atlantic Region has roughly doubled its footprint through a partnership with a Hampton Roads practice. Capital Digestive Care, based in ...

Source: Daily Press
Published: 30 Apr 2021

‘Charge them with murder’: Covid patient’s kin on Delhi’s oxygen black marketing

Twelve COVID-19 patients, including the HOD of gastroenterology department, of Batra Hospital here died allegedly due to oxygen shortage, officials said on Saturday. "Once a patient is pushed to ...

Source: Hindustan Times
Published: 01 May 2021

Common Drug for Rare Pregnancy Liver Condition Reduced Adverse Outcomes

they noted in Lancet Gastroenterology & Hepatology. The group previously identified an increased risk of preterm birth and other adverse pregnancy outcomes when peak bile acid concentrations ...

Source: MedPage Today
Published: 29 Apr 2021

Study sheds new light on the ability of pancreatic cancer cells to metastasize

A team of researchers at the OU College of Medicine has published a new study in the journal Gastroenterology, the world's leading publication on GI tract disease, that sheds new light on the ...

Source: News Medical
Published: 19 Apr 2021

'Doctors office of the future' opens in Clifton Park

The facility is a partnership between CDPHP, Albany ENT & Allergy Services, Albany Gastroenterology Consultants, Capital Cardiology Associates, and Capital District Renal Physicians. They say they ...

Source: WNYT NewsChannel 13
Published: 04 May 2021

Why Rome IV Matters in Irritable Bowel Syndrome

Ford, MD, of the Leeds Gastroenterology Institute in England. As shown in the team's 12-month follow-up study published online in Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology, patients with Rome IV ...

Source: MedPage Today
Published: 04 May 2021

Axcella Announces Upcoming Oral Presentation at Digestive Disease Week (DDW) 2021

Abstracts are expected to appear on DDW’s website in late April and in the May online supplement to Gastroenterology. ePosters and ePapers will be made available on this website during the congress.

Source: Business Wire
Published: 22 Apr 2021

Crohn’s disease patients have specific IgG antibodies to human bacterial flagellins

Elson is a professor, Alexander an assistant professor and Zhao a postdoctoral fellow in the UAB Department of Medicine Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology. Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis — another type of inflammatory bowel disease ...

Source: Kaleido Scope
Published: 04 May 2021