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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 ...

Source: EurekAlert!
Published: 02 Jul 2018

Former PGI director and head of department for Hepatology, retires

Dr Yogesh K Chawla, former PGI director and head of department of hepatology, has retired after working for more than 34 years at the health hub. A PGI statement said Chawla attained superannuation on Saturday. “He developed the specialty of Hepatology ...

Source: The Indian Express
Published: 30 Sep 2017

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

Louisiana considering new method for increasing access to Hep C drugs

U.S. Sen. Bill Cassidy, Baton Rouge Republican who specialized in hepatology as a doctor in the state's old Charity system, has also been an advocate of finding avenues to more affordable Hep C treatment. He said the benefits under the latest proposal will ...

Source: The Advocate
Published: 15 Aug 2018

Galectin Therapeutics - Distilling Noise And Focusing On Potential

a leading expert in liver fibrosis and hepatology and consultant to many companies in this space including us, commented to me last week that the data are “unprecedented in my view”. That’s right, unprecedented. This validates the statement that this ...

Source: Seeking Alpha
Published: 15 Aug 2018

More hepatologists, gastroenterologists performing liver biopsies themselves: 3 insights

Physicians weighed in on the difference: 1. If hepatologists do a biopsy themselves, then they are more likely to get a thicker core, said Nizar Senussi, MD, who is completing an advanced/transplant hepatology fellowship at the Seattle-based Swedish ...

Source: Becker's ASC
Published: 15 Aug 2018

Eating Healthy: Precautions can prevent food poisoning

Treatment for food poisoning includes eating bland food such as crackers or toast, rice or bananas, and rest, according to John Pandolfino, M.D, chief of gastroenterology and hepatology at Northwestern Memorial Hospital in Chicago. Dehydration is a concern ...

Source: Wallowa
Published: 14 Aug 2018

Cumberland Pharmaceuticals Inc. (CPIX) CEO A.J. Kazimi on Q2 2018 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

Preclinical studies have shown that ifetroban can reduce portal pressure, inflammation, and fibrosis, in multiple models of liver injury and we've enrolled 30 patients in our initial Phase II study at six U.S. hepatology centers. The next steps include ...

Source: Seeking Alpha
Published: 15 Aug 2018

Loyola Establishes New Division of Hepatology

Newswise — Loyola University Health System (LUHS) and the Stritch School of Medicine (SSOM) are expanding hepatology services with the addition of five physicians and three researchers. They will become part of the newly established Division of ...

Source: Newswise
Published: 13 Jul 2012

Simona Rossi, MD, appointed Associate Chair, division of Hepatology at Einstein Healthcare Network

PHILADELPHIA — Simona Rossi, MD, has joined Einstein Healthcare Network as Associate Chair, Division of Hepatology. Dr. Rossi is board certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine and is a Diplomat of the American Board of Gastroenterology and of ...

Source: The Times Herald
Published: 10 Apr 2013

Loyola expands hepatology services to Rockford

ROCKFORD — Loyola University Health System expanded hepatology services to the new Loyola Hepatology Clinic in Rockford. Scott Cotler, MD, a professor of medicine and division director of hepatology, now sees patients at OSF Saint Anthony Medical Center ...

Source: Rockford Register Star
Published: 02 Nov 2012

Nature Reviews Gastroenterology & Hepatology

Enteric glia encompass a diverse range of glial cells that populate the gastrointestinal tract. In this Review, Gulbransen & Sharkey provide a timely update on the different types of enteric glia and their role in normal and abnormal gut function.

Source: Nature
Published: 01 Oct 2012

Gastroenterology, hepatology, nutrition course offered Sept. 7-8

The latest developments in gastroenterology, hepatology and nutrition will be discussed Sept. 7-8 during a continuing medical education course at the Nashville Marriott at Vanderbilt. More than 20 Vanderbilt University faculty members and experts from ...

Source: Vanderbilt University News
Published: 31 Aug 2012

Joint education standards help GI, hepatology programs meet accreditation requirements

A team of representatives from five gastroenterology and hepatology societies have created a toolbox designed to help gastroenterology training directors meet the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) Internal Medicine Subspecialty ...

Source: Medical Xpress
Published: 30 Jun 2014

Former PGI director and head of department for Hepatology, retires

Dr Yogesh K Chawla, former PGI director and head of department of hepatology, has retired after working for more than 34 years at the health hub. A PGI statement said Chawla attained superannuation on Saturday. “He developed the specialty of Hepatology ...

Source: The Indian Express
Published: 30 Sep 2017