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Current progress toward eradicating Helicobacter pylori in East Asian ...
Current progress toward eradicating Helicobacter pylori in East Asian countries: Differences in the 2013 revised guidelines between China, Japan, and South Korea.
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Sat Mar 08, 2014
Over 50? Now's the time to schedule colon cancer screening
"We know that, on the whole, people are not comfortable talking about that part of our bodies," said Ros Squirewell, a colorectal cancer survivor.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Asbury Park Press
Educational seasonal symposium for local pediatricians
The Unterberg Childrens Hospital offers the community the renowned medical expertise in the care of children that only a leading academic medical center can provide, with a staff of more than 140 pediatricians and pediatric specialists in 26 fields of medicine.
Colon Cancer Awareness Month
In honor of Colon Cancer Awareness Month, Karold Schwartz, M.D., and John Aversa Jr., M.D., discuss the importance of screening colonoscopy.
Canton-Potsdam Hospital gastroenterologistsencourage colorectal cancer screening
Canton-Potsdam Hospital gastroenterologists Xiaosong Song, MD, and Sebastian A. Mazzotta, MD, are urging community members to learn how to avoid the risks of colorectal cancer, especially now during colorectal cancer awareness month.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Get screened for colon cancer, doctor urges
CONSULTANT gastroenterologist at the University Hospital of the West Indies , Dr Mike Mills, is appealing to Jamaicans to get screened for colon cancer, as this can save lives.
Endoscopic resection for patients with mucosal adenocarcinoma of the esophagus
A study in the most recent issue of Gastroenterology investigates the long-term efficacy and safety of endoscopic resection for patients with mucosal adenocarcinoma of the esophagus.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Scripps Health Breaks Ground on $175M Facility in La Jolla
Construction got under way today in La Jolla on a six-story medical office building-part of the remaking of the Scripps Memorial Hospital campus.
Colonoscopies performed by nurse vs physician trainees
A study in March's issue of the Clinical Gastroenterology & Hepatology compares quality, safety, and costs of colonoscopies performed by nurse vs physician trainees.
Researchers use Lumosity to identify early cognitive impairment in cirrhosis patients
March 5, 2014 - A new study from the University of Washington has found that performance on Lumosity games can distinguish between patients with cirrhosis of the liver, pre-cirrhotic patients, and healthy controls.
Cost Effectiveness and Resource Alloc...
Economic evaluation of policy initiatives in the organisation and...
Complex clinical interventions are increasingly subject to evaluation by randomised trial linked to economic evaluation.
Featured in NEJM Journal Watch: Infliximab and Azathioprine Combined for Ulcerative Colitis
Corticosteroid-free remission after 16 weeks was higher with combination therapy than with either drug alone in a study published in Gastroenterology .
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Ukiah Daily Journal
UVMC welcomes new gastroenterologist to Ukiah
When Donald J. Hermens, M.D., gastroenterologist, left Northern California for medical school he never dreamt he would be gone so long A 33 years in fact.
Beckers ASC Review
How to Create a Bundled Payment Model for Colonoscopy
Colonoscopy is a high-volume procedure for many gastroenterologists, ambulatory surgery centers and endoscopy centers.
Cumberland Pharmaceuticals Reports 2013 Fourth Quarter And Annual Financial Results
The Company also recently announced the acquisition of Vaprisol, a marketed critical care product from Astellas Pharma US, Inc. Net Income: Net income attributable to common shareholders for the three months ended December 31, 2013 was a net loss of at the end of 2012.
Echo: Southend to get help to combat booze problems
Dr Gary Bray, consultant gastroenterologist and hepatologist at Southend Hospital , spoke after it was announced the borough was to be one of 20 areas where newmeasures are to be introduced.
National Review Online
Victor Davis Hanson: Obama's Pseudo-Scientism
He saw a drought. He announced the cause to be global warming and left. How accurate was the president's diagnosis of harmful, man-made climate change in stopping rain and snow? First, a bit of a reminder about what the president has called "settled science."
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Children's Hospital Hosts Parent Workshop On Eosinophilic GI Disease
Join Jeremy Screws, M.D., a pediatric gastroenterologist at Children's Hospital at Erlanger, and area healthcare professionals for a free one day parent workshop on Eosinophilic GI disease on Saturday, March 15 from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. in the Probasco Auditorium at Erlanger Baroness Campus.
Inpatient burden of constipation in the United States
A study in the latest issue of the American Journal of Gastroenterology analyzes national trends on inpatient burden of constipation in the United States.
President Declares March 2014 National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month
Because the odds of survival rise dramatically when this cancer is caught early, calling attention to it can save lives.