News Articles on 'Hepatology'
Liver preservation technique improves 5-year graft survival
according to a study published in Journal of Hepatology. “Donation after circulatory death (DCD) organs are increasingly used for liver transplantation, due to the persisting organ shortage and waiting list mortality,” Andrea Schlegel, MD, FEBS ...
Published: 10 Dec 2018
Tag: Canadian Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Marijuana use is associated with decreased incidence of liver cirrhosis in those with the Hepatitis C Virus, according to a new study published by the Canadian Journal of Gastroenterology and ...
Published: 17 Nov 2018
Morgan named director of the Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology
A global expert in the epidemiology and prevention of gastric cancer will lead the Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology. Douglas Morgan, M.D., will begin serving as the director of the division Oct. 1. Morgan has been on faculty at Vanderbilt ...
Published: 28 Sep 2018
Division of Hepatology
more info The Einstein Montefiore Division of Gastroenterology & Liver Diseases faculty were well represented at the Annual Meeting of the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases (AASLD), held October 20-24, 2017 at the Walter E. Washington ...
Published: 14 Sep 2018
Journal of Hepatology cited over 37,000 times in 2017
GENEVA, Switzerland 02 July 2018 - Last week Clarivate Analytics released the 2018 update of its Journal Citation Reports©, including the much anticipated 2017 impact factor. The Journal of Hepatology achieved exceptional results with a 2017 impact factor ...
Published: 02 Jul 2018
The Journal of Hepatology
It just got a whole lot easier to keep up with the latest clinical and basic research in the field of hepatology. The Journal of Hepatology app brings you the convenience of reading your favorite journal from anywhere in the world with just a tap.
Published: 17 May 2018
Advanced Transplant Hepatology Fellowship
The Section of Digestive Diseases offers a one-year fellowship in Transplant Hepatology. This program is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) and fulfills the requirement for the ABIM certifying examination in ...
Published: 22 Aug 2018
Gastroenterology and Hepatology Clinical Research | UC Davis Health
Primary sclerosing cholangitis is an inflammatory liver disease that causes gradual scarring, stricturing, and destruction of the bile ducts both inside and outside the liver. Normally, the liver produces bile and the bile ducts transport it to the ...
Published: 21 Dec 2017
For years, studies have shown that eating a diet that includes a lot of red and processed meat can be bad for your health. Researchers have been able to link high red/processed meat consumption to chronic diseases such as cardiovascular disease, type 2 ...
Source: Voice of America
Published: 22 Mar 2018
MKSAP 17 Gastroenterology and Hepatology PDF
In these pages, you will find updated information on gastroesophageal reflux disease, Barrett esophagus, Helicobacter pylori infection, gastrointestinal complications of NSA!Ds, celiac disease, inflammatory bowel disease, liver disease, gallbladder disease ...
Published: 20 Mar 2018
Novel hepatology rotation ups knowledge of liver disease
(HealthDay)—A novel non-elective inpatient hepatology rotation increases knowledge of chronic liver disease (CLD) among internal medicine (IM) residents, according to a study published online Aug. 10 in Hepatology. Adam E. Mikolajczyk, M.D., from the ...
Source: Medical Xpress
Published: 06 Sep 2016
Int’l liver experts to speak at hepatology convention
Distinguished international experts in gastro-enterology and liver disease treatment are the featured speakers in the Hepatology Society of the Philippines 10th anniversary convention on Nov. 23-25 at the Novotel Manila at the Araneta Center, Quezon City.
Source: Philippine Daily Inquirer
Published: 17 Nov 2016
New digestive/liver disease gene identified by international team
In a study published this month in Hepatology, a multinational team of researchers describes a newly identified cause of congenital diarrhea and liver disease in children. The rare disorder is characterized by significant diarrhea beginning soon after ...
Source: Emory News Center
Published: 28 Sep 2017
Top Hepatology Prescribers in Iowa
Providers are grouped by the primary specialty they listed when applying for a national health ID number. This doesn’t necessarily mean the person has special training or certification. Specialty is self-reported by providers and may have changed.
Source: PRO Public
Published: 07 Aug 2017
Imperiale Named IU's First Lawrence Lumeng Professor
Regenstrief Institute investigator Thomas Imperiale has been named the inaugural Lawrence Lumeng Professor in Gastroenterology and Hepatology at Indiana University School of Medicine. He is an internationally respected health services researcher and a ...
Source: INside INdiana Business
Published: 13 Sep 2016
Longer breastfeeding tied to lower risk of liver disease
Women who breastfed babies for at least six months were 52 percent less likely to develop liver disease than mothers who nursed for less than one month, researchers report in the Journal of Hepatology. “This new analysis contributes to the growing body ...
Published: 12 Dec 2018
Imaging atomic structure of important immune regulator
Hepatology and Endoscopy in the Department of Medicine at the Brigham. "We resolved the structure of hTIM-3 and established a novel biochemical assay to define its functionality, which will be useful for understanding the role of hTIM-3 in the immune system."
Source: Science Daily
Published: 10 Dec 2018
Going viral: New cells for norovirus production in the lab
Prior to this study, published in Cellular and Molecular Gastroenterology and Hepatology, human norovirus could be grown in the laboratory but required human intestinal tissue (to provide cells ...
Source: Medical Xpress
Published: 11 Dec 2018