Peptic Ulcer

ERADICATE Hp2: RHB-105 for H Pylori Infection Could Fill Treatment Gap in Era of Resistance

October 30, 2019

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In 455 subjects, the eradication rate of RHB-105 was superior to that of the active comparator (83.8% vs 57.7%, p< 0.0001).

ACG Guideline Updates Helicobacter pylori Testing, Decade Later

January 20, 2017

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Two decades later the ACG updates new guidelines for H. pylori.

Five Categories of Lower Gastrointestinal Functional Bowel Disorders in Revised Rome IV Criteria

May 24, 2016

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The new Rome IV criteria classify the functional bowel disorders into five distinct categories, including irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), functional constipation, functional diarrhea, functional abdominal bloating/distention, and unspecified functional bowel disorder. A new category for opioid-induced constipation, which is distinct from the functional bowel disorders, has been added.

Rome IV Criteria Get Specific about Functional Gastroduodenal Disorders

May 24, 2016

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Rome IV updates include more specific definitions and diagnostic criteria for functional gastroduodenal disorders such as functional dyspepsia, belching disorders, and nausea and vomiting disorders.

Updated and Revised Rome IV Criteria Released

May 24, 2016

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The Rome Foundation announced the release of updated and revised Rome IV diagnostic criteria for more than 20 different gastrointestinal disorders at DDW 2016.

Parit Mekaroonkamol from Emory University: Is ERCP Safe for Pediatric Patients?

May 23, 2016

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Endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography is a common procedure in adult patients but a recent study looked at whether the procedure was safe for younger patients and whether it provided the same level of efficacy.

Neilanjan Nandi from Drexel University College of Medicine: Overcoming Challenges in Gastroenterology

March 23, 2016

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The field of gastroenterology is as wide as the the amount of the body that it covers. Because of this there are certain challenges doctors face whether they treat the entire gastrointestinal system or just specific parts.

Q&A With Stephen B. Hanauer From Northwestern University: Finding Individualized Treatments For Gastroenterology

January 06, 2016

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Individualized medicine is a growing trend in health care and is making its way into the field of gastroenterology. Doctors are now looking to find treatments that not only work best for their patients but will also be easy for them to follow long term.

OpenBiome Helps Lead the Way In Fecal Microbiota Transplant

January 05, 2016

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As a nonprofit organization OpenBiome is becoming one of the leaders in fecal microbiota transplantation technology and also working to boost other areas of public health as well.

Dislodging Helicobacter pylori with Novel Therapy

September 10, 2015

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The molecular mechanism permitting the bacterium Helicobacter pylori (H. pylori) to survive in nearly 50% of humans' stomachs has been identified, according to research published in Science Advances

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