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Fecal microbiota transplant found safe and effective in children with C. difficile

Is FMT helpful in children with C. difficile? A new study in the journal Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology, the largest FMT study in children to date, found it both safe and effective and also identifies predictors of success. Diarrheal disease from C.

Source: ScienceBlog
Published: 17 May 2019

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 ...

Source: Medscape
Published: 18 May 2019

NASHNET Expands Into the European Union

1 Dr. Douglas Dieterich, a leader in the US hepatology space from Mount Sinai Health System, stated that NAFLD/NASH can progresses into cirrhosis, liver cancer, and liver failure. 2 NASHNET ...

Source: Business Insider
Published: 16 May 2019

Colorectal cancer incidence on the rise among young adults in several high-income countries

This is according to an observational study published in The Lancet Gastroenterology & Hepatology journal, which looked at long-term data for colon and rectal cancer incidence in 21 population-based registries across Australia (1983-2012), Canada (1995 ...

Source: Science Daily
Published: 17 May 2019

Maker of Roundup Criticizes UCSD Study Showing Link to Liver Disease

The study, published by UCSD researchers Tuesday in the journal Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology, examined the content of glyphosate in the urine samples of two groups of people ...

Source: Times of San Diego
Published: 16 May 2019

The Lancet Gastroenterology & Hepatology and The Lancet Respiratory Medicine: Whole body MRI may help to detect spread of cancers more quickly

Trials with people with newly-diagnosed colorectal and non-small cell lung cancer suggest that whole body MRI could reduce the time it takes to diagnose the stage of cancers. The results are from two prospective trials with nearly 500 patients across 16 UK ...

Source: EurekAlert!
Published: 09 May 2019

Bowel cancers are on the rise among under-50s in the UK, study finds

Bowel cancers are on the rise among people aged under 50 in the UK, a new study finds. The study, published in the Lancet Gastroenterology and Hepatology journal, involved researchers examining colon and rectal cancer rates in developed countries such as ...

Source: The Independent on MSN.com
Published: 16 May 2019

Q3 Medical Devices Limited Enters into a Distribution Agreement with Medtronic for its Biodegradable Biliary and Pancreatic Stent

Medtronic’s Gastrointestinal and Hepatology business, which is part of the Minimally Invasive Therapies Group and Q3 Medical agreed to a six-year, exclusive agreement to distribute ARCHIMEDES biodegradable stent in western EU, US, and Japan; with rights ...

Source: The Bakersfield Californian
Published: 15 May 2019

Early-onset CRC rates continue to rise

Early-onset colorectal cancer incidence rates increased in several high-income countries, according to research published in The Lancet Gastroenterology & Hepatology. While CRC incidence rates in recommended screening populations continue to fall ...

Source: Becker's ASC
Published: 17 May 2019

Gastroenterology and Hepatology

The Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology has a long tradition of major contributions in basic research, a new commitment to clinical and outcomes research, a track record of training fellows for academic careers, and a longitudinal commitment to ...

Source: med.stanford.edu
Published: 03 May 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

Esteemed Gastroenterology - Hepatology Specialist Richard J. Arrigo, DO Welcomes Patients in the Hun

New York City, Apr 4, 2019 ( Issuewire.com )-With unmatched knowledge and experience, Richard J. Arrigo currently practices at Hunterdon Gastroenterology Associates with offices in Somerville and Flemington, NJ. He is a board-certified gastroenterologist ...

Source: MENAFN
Published: 06 Apr 2019

Why Choose Mayo Clinic - Gastroenterology and Hepatology

Doctors in the Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology at Mayo Clinic specialize in preventing, diagnosing and treating digestive tract and liver disorders. These mainly include conditions involving the pancreas, liver, gallbladder, esophagus, stomach ...

Source: Post-Bulletin
Published: 22 Feb 2019

Giada Sebastiani

Biography: Dr Giada Sebastiani provides clinical services in Hepatology in the Division of Gastroenterology. She received a medical degree and specialized in internal medicine at the University of Padua, Italy. She had training in clinical and basic ...

Source: McGill University
Published: 30 Mar 2019

Excellence in Professional Education Programmes

In September 2011, an International Steering Committee reviewed the current provision of medical education within the global hepatology community and identified educational need within emerging markets. In response, Hepatology 360, an international ...

Source: PMLiVE
Published: 14 Mar 2019

General Hepatology | MedPage Today

The material on this site is for informational purposes only, and is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis or treatment provided by a qualified health care provider. © 2019 MedPage Today, LLC. All rights reserved. Medpage Today is among the ...

Source: MedPage Today
Published: 10 Apr 2019

2nd International Conferences on Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition

Conferences Series LLC invites all the participants from all over the world to attend "2nd International Conference on Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition " during March 23-24, 2017 at Orlando, USA. We cordially welcome all the eminent ...

Source: Drexel University
Published: 23 Mar 2019

What is Hepatology?

Hepatology is a branch of medicine concerned with the study, prevention, diagnosis and management of diseases that affect the liver, gallbladder, biliary tree and pancreas. The term hepatology is derived from the Greek words “hepatikos” and “logia ...

Source: News Medical
Published: 23 Aug 2018

Hansen-Belfit retiring from Gastroenterology & Hepatology Associates

Sandy Hansen-Belfit has retired from Gastroenterology & Hepatology Associates. "Sandy has been a nurse, friend and colleague in our office of Gastroenterology & Hepatology for over 34 years," Dr. Todd Holtz said. "She is more than an employee, she is family.

Source: Midland Daily News
Published: 31 May 2018

The Lancet Gastroenterology & Hepatology: Hypnotherapy could help relieve irritable bowel syndrome symptoms

Gut-directed hypnotherapy delivered by psychologists appears as effective in group or individual sessions, potentially offering a new treatment option for irritable bowel syndrome in primary and secondary care. Hypnotherapy might help relieve irritable ...

Source: EurekAlert!
Published: 22 Nov 2018

Next Generation: Dr. Anthony Martinez, director of ECMC's hepatology clinic

From fledgling biotech startups to massive hospital systems, the health-care industry is deeply woven into the community's economy. The industry employs tens of thousands of physicians, nonprofit workers, life-sciences entrepreneurs, health-insurance ...

Source: The Buffalo News
Published: 27 Jan 2019

Hepatology Fellowship Program

The Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology offers a dedicated hepatology fellowship. We have active Hepatology faculty that has a comprehensive expertise ranging from viral hepatitis, fatty liver disease, end stage liver disease, hepatobiliary ...

Source: med.stanford.edu
Published: 28 Oct 2018

Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition Service

The Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition Service at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center (MSK) provides consultations and follow-up care covering the full spectrum of gastrointestinal (GI) diseases. The doctors and other clinical specialists in ...

Source: mskcc.org
Published: 10 Jun 2018

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: 02 Jan 2019

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 November 9-13, 2018 in San Francisco ...

Source: einstein.yu.edu
Published: 14 Sep 2018

Top Transplant Hepatology Prescribers in New Jersey

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: 02 Jan 2019

Renowned Liver Disease Specialist Named Director of Hepatology at NYU Langone Health

NEW YORK, Aug. 16, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Ira Jacobson, MD, an internationally renowned hepatology and liver disease expert, has joined NYU Langone Health as its new director of hepatology within the Division of Gastroenterology. A distinguished ...

Source: PR Newswire
Published: 16 Aug 2017

Renowned Liver Disease Specialist Named Director of Hepatology at NYU Langone Health

NEW YORK, Aug. 16, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Ira Jacobson, MD, an internationally renowned hepatology and liver disease expert, has joined NYU Langone Health as its new director of hepatology within the Division of Gastroenterology. A distinguished ...

Source: MarketWatch
Published: 16 Aug 2017