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Anti-TNF, Entyvio equally effective in older patients with IBD

Ashwin N. Ananthakrishnan, MD, MPH, of the division of gastroenterology at Massachusetts General Hospital, and colleagues wrote that finding optimal treatment strategies for older patients with IBD is becoming more important as the population grows.

Source: Healio
Published: 18 Feb 2019

Interventional Radiology Market Size to Reach $27.3 Billion by 2024, Gastroenterology Segment to Witness Significant Growth: P&S Intelligence

(MENAFN - EIN) Interventional Radiology Market by Product (MRI Systems, CT Systems, Ultrasound Systems, Angiography Systems), by Procedure (Angioplasty, Biopsy and Drainage, Embolization, Catheter ...

Source: MENAFN
Published: 18 Feb 2019

Discussing colon cancer & Get Your Rear In Gear

Dr. Binh Pham with Austin Gastroenterology talks about colon cancer and also the upcoming Get Your Rear In Gear event on Feb. 23 which will help raise funds for the Colon Cancer Coalition. 4:30 a.m. - 10 a.m. 12 p.m. - 12:30 p.m. 5 p.m. - 6 p.m. 9 p.m ...

Source: KTBC
Published: 18 Feb 2019

Patients' own cells could be the key to treating Crohn's disease

The research, published in the journal Gastroenterology, shows that this technique is effective in human cells, meaning it is ready for use in a clinical trial. The proposed Tribute Trial will test whether the treatment is safe and effective for treating ...

Source: Science Daily
Published: 15 Feb 2019

The February Issue of The American Journal of Gastroenterology

Newswise — BETHESDA, MD (February 8, 2019) – The American College of Gastroenterology (ACG) is pleased to announce publication of the February 2019 issue of The American Journal of Gastroenterology. The role of food and diet in irritable bowel syndrome ...

Source: Newswise
Published: 08 Feb 2019

St. Luke's Gastroenterology Associates Welcomes Chelsea Ruda, PA-C

St. Lukes Gastroenterology Associates is pleased to welcome Physician Assistant Chelsea Ruda. Ruda received her Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies degree from the University of ...

Source: Duluth News Tribune
Published: 07 Feb 2019

Mylan Expands Gastroenterology Portfolio with Launch of Generic for Prevacid® SoluTab Delayed-Release Orally Disintegrating Tablets

Mylan's Lansoprazole Delayed-Release Orally Disintegrating Tablets are approved to treat certain types of gastrointestinal ulcers HERTFORDSHIRE, England and PITTSBURGH, Dec. 4, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Global pharmaceutical company Mylan N.V. (MYL) today ...

Source: Yahoo Finance
Published: 04 Dec 2018

Atlanta Gastroenterology Associates Enters Agreement with Frazier Healthcare Partners to Form United Digestive

ATLANTA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Atlanta Gastroenterology Associates (AGA), a provider of digestive healthcare services, announced today its partnership with Frazier Healthcare Partners, a leading healthcare private equity firm, to form United Digestive.

Source: NewsOK
Published: 17 Dec 2018

Physician-scientist’s “indomitable spirit” prevails over personal adversity

When Eric Sibley, MD, PhD, began his career 1993 as a young physician-scientist in pediatric gastroenterology at Stanford, his future couldn’t have looked more promising. Sibley, an African-American who grew up in Los Angeles, spent the first 15 years of ...

Source: Scope Blog Stanford
Published: 14 Jan 2019

Mount Sinai Health System and Epicured Partner to Bring Culinary Cures to Patients

Janowitz Division of Gastroenterology at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, and by Mount Sinai Ventures, the investment arm of the Health System. Epicured is the first meal delivery service in the United States offering a low-FODMAP and gluten ...

Source: Markets Insider
Published: 10 Jan 2019

5 gastrointestinal nutrition stories you may have missed

In case you missed it, the editors of Healio Gastroenterology and Liver Disease have compiled a recap of some of our most recent popular articles involving diet and nutrition. Malnutrition common in IBD: Screen early, often to best care for patients ...

Source: Healio
Published: 16 Feb 2019

Gastroenterology conference shares best practices

4th International Gastro Meet held at Abu Dhabi Image Credit: Dubai: The 4th International Conference on Gastroenterology was held over the weekend at Hotel InterContinental in Abu Dhabi. Best practices of more than 400 doctors in UAE and the GCC were ...

Source: Gulf News
Published: 27 Oct 2018

University Gastroenterology hires Jeffrey D. Nadelson, M.D.

This post was contributed by a community member. 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 ...

Source: USA Patch
Published: 03 Aug 2018

Gastroenterology pioneer Dr Vallath Balakrishnan no more

KOCHI: Dr Vallath Balakrishnan, 83, one of the pioneers in gastroenterology studies and medicine in the country and recipient of the prestigious Dr B C Roy Award from the President, died at his residence here on Tuesday. He is survived by wife Sarala ...

Source: The New Indian Express
Published: 20 Mar 2018

Study finds IBS patients obtain enduring relief from home-based treatment program

Led by UB researchers in collaboration with colleagues at New York University and Northwestern University, the study was published today online before print in Gastroenterology. The research is a product of 20 years of funding from the National Institute ...

Source: University at Buffalo
Published: 23 Apr 2018

Gastroenterology Nursing Certification

Gastroenterology nurses treat patients with conditions of the gastrointestinal tract and digestive system. Nurses may work in hospitals, private practices, clinics or research facilities. According to Johnson and Johnson, the average salary for ...

Source: work.chron.com
Published: 28 Jul 2018

Replicor Announces Publication of its REP 301 Study in HBV / HDV Co-Infection in The Lancet Gastroenterology & Hepatology

Replicor Inc., a privately held biopharmaceutical company targeting a cure for patients with chronic hepatitis B virus (HBV) and chronic HBV and hepatitis delta virus (HDV) co-infection, announced today the publication of its REP 301 study on the activity ...

Source: Business Wire
Published: 29 Sep 2017

Pediatric Gastroenterology Conditions & Services

Having a child suffer with abdominal pain, chronic eating problems, or other gastrointestinal disorders can be a very trying time for a parent. At University of Utah Health our pediatric gastrointestinal specialists will walk you through your child’s ...

Source: UUHC Health Feed
Published: 21 Apr 2017

GI leader to know: Dr. Kenneth Mirkin of Gastroenterology Associates of Northern Virginia

Kenneth R. Mirkin, MD, is the gastroenterology chief at Falls Church, Va.-based Inova Fairfax Hospital. Dr. Mirkin also leads Fairfax, Va.-based Gastroenterology Associates of Northern Virginia's research division. He previously served on the Crohn's ...

Source: Becker's ASC
Published: 29 Jan 2018

Jennie David Featured in Pediatric Gastroenterology Special Interest Group Newsletter

Jennie David was featured as the student spotlight in the Fall/Winter 2016 newsletter of the Pediatric Gastroenterology Special Interest Group (PG-SIG) within APA's Pediatric Psychology Division. Jennie was nominated to be highlighted in the PG-SIG ...

Source: Drexel University
Published: 17 Nov 2016

Lancaster County’s gastroenterology groups merge

Lancaster County’s two big gastroenterology groups started the new year by joining forces. Effective Jan. 1, Lancaster Gastroenterology Inc. and RGAL Gastroenterology Specialists merged into a new organization called Regional GI. Andre W. Renna ...

Source: LancasterOnline
Published: 04 Jan 2017

Clinical and Translational Gastroenterology

Clinical and Translational Gastroenterology is published on behalf of the American College of Gastroenterology (ACG). Clinical and Translational Gastroenterology is a peer-reviewed open access online journal dedicated to innovative clinical work in the ...

Source: Phys.org
Published: 09 Mar 2017