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Statin use decreases the risk of Barrett's esophagus

Statins, a class of drugs commonly used to lower cholesterol levels, significantly reduce a patient's risk of developing Barrett's esophagus, according to a new study in Gastroenterology , the official journal of the American Gastroenterological Association.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Cholesterol, Health, Baylor College of Medicine

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Beckers ASC Review

11 Gastroenterologists Making the News

Here are new gastroenterologists who made headlines within the past two weeks. Six American Gastroenterologist Association physician leaders traveled to Washington, D.C., for the Alliance of Specialty Medicine's annual legislative fly-in.

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Related Topix: Medicine, North Carolina

Mon Jul 21, 2014

GastroHep.com

Cognitive behavioral therapy in female nursing students with IBS

A study in the latest issue of the European Journal of Gastroenterology & Hepatology evaluates the effects of cognitive behavioral therapy in female nursing students with irritable bowel syndrome.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Irritable Bowel Syndrome, Health

Portland Tribune

Legacy to build outpatient services facility at Mount Hood Medical Center

Legacy Mount Hood Medical Center will begin construction this summer on a three-story medical office building and outpatient services center.

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Related Topix: Medicine

Beckers ASC Review

4 Statistics on Gi Case Volume by Asc or

Gastroenterology is one of the most common ambulatory surgery center specialties, but how does the volume of GI fluctuate based on ASC size? Here are four statistics on GI/endoscopy volume as a percentage of total cases by number of operating rooms, according to VMG Health 's 2012 Intellimarker Ambulatory Surgical Center Financial & Operational ... (more)

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Related Topix: Medicine

Medical News

Study: Dietary elimination is successful method of treatment for adults with EoE

Dietary elimination is a successful method of treatment for adults with eosinophilic esophagitis , according to a new study1 in Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology , the official clinical practice journal of the American Gastroenterological Association.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

Sun Jul 20, 2014

GastroHep.com

Mortality in IBD patients under 65 years of age

A study in July's issue of the Scandanavian Journal of Gastroenterology assessed mortality in inflammatory bowel disease patients under 65 years of age.

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Related Topix: Medicine

Sat Jul 19, 2014

Examiner.com

The six-food elimination diet shows eggs and dairy most common allergy triggers

How allergic is your esophagus to specific foods if those foods irritate your esophagus or are the root cause of your acid reflux? Could you have eosinophilic esophagitis ? Do you need to stop eating the six foods causing the most food allergies? The six-food elimination diet is about eliminating dairy, wheat, eggs, soy, nuts and seafood.

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Related Topix: Medicine

Beckers ASC Review

2 Gastroenterologists on the Question of Price Transparency

The price of healthcare is being carefully scrutinized and consumers are demanding transparency.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Hartsdale, NY

Times News

Lehigh Valley a top hospital for 19th...

Lehigh Valley Hospital ranks for the 19th consecutive year as one of the nation's top hospitals on U.S. News & World Report's Best Hospitals list.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Otolaryngology, Hazleton, PA, Scranton, PA

Retford Today

Worksop: Star team award for Bassetlaw Hospital staff

Staff on Bassetlaw Hospital's gastroenterology ward have been awarded the Star Team Award for June to recognise their great effort.

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Related Topix: World News, United Kingdom, Nottinghamshire County, England, Derbyshire County, England, Medicine

Fri Jul 18, 2014

Toledo Blade

Area hospitals score high marks

U.S. News & World Report is listing ProMedica Toledo Hospital and the University of Toledo Medical Center as the best hospitals in the Toledo metro area for 2014-15.

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Related Topix: University of Toledo, Toledo, OH, Medicine, Geriatric Medicine

PhysOrg Weblog

Adults with eosinophilic esophagitis should consider a diet change

Dietary elimination is a successful method of treatment for adults with eosinophilic esophagitis , according to a new study1 in Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology , the official clinical practice journal of the American Gastroenterological Association.

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Related Topix: Medicine

Newswise

New Center for Colorectal and Pelvic Reconstruction Announced at Nationwide Children's Hospital

With the recruitment of internationally-known colorectal surgeon Marc Levitt, MD , Nationwide Children's Hospital has established a Center for Colorectal and Pelvic Reconstruction .

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Related Topix: Medicine, Surgery, Ohio State University

Thu Jul 17, 2014

GastroHep.com

Ulcer complications and their relationship with dyspeptic symptoms in NSAIDs users

A study in July's issue of the Scandanavian Journal of Gastroenterology evaluates ulcer and bleeding complications and their relationship with dyspeptic symptoms in NSAIDs users.

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Related Topix: Medicine

Beckers ASC Review

10 Gastroenterology & Endoscopy Companies for ASC Leaders Know

From supplies and scopes to development and revenue cycle management, here are 10 gastroenterology and endoscopy-focused companies serving the ambulatory surgery center industry.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Marlborough, MA

Richmond County Daily Journal

Moore Regional makes magazine's best-hospitals list3:56 pm | 0

The magazine U.S. News & World Report has again ranked FirstHealth Moore Regional Hospital among the best hospitals in North Carolina.

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Related Topix: Rockingham, NC, Moore County, NC, Endocrinology, Medicine, Nursing

BioSpace

Antibe Therapeutics Inc. Announces The Formation Of Its Clinical Advisory Board

Antibe Therapeutics Inc. is pleased to announce the formation of its Clinical Advisory Board with the appointment of three distinguished, internationally recognized gastroenterologists.

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Related Topix: Advantest, Semiconductors, Medicine

Wed Jul 16, 2014

Hispanic Business

Shanghai Jiao-Tong University Reports Findings in Gastroenterology...

However, until now, research focusing on the potential toxic effects of SiO2 nanoparticles on mitochondria-associated energy metabolism in hepatocytes has been lacking."

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Related Topix: Medicine

Hispanic Business

New Findings on Immunoglobulins from Department of Gastroenterology...

Herein we reported for the first time that anti-alpha-subunit of ATP synthase antibody, HAI-178 monoclonal antibody-conjugated fluorescent magnetic nanoparticles, was successfully used for targeted imaging and simultaneous therapy of in vivo gastric cancer."

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Related Topix: Medicine

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