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Debating Testing or Treatment for Gastroparesis Part 2

January 26, 2015

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As part of the American Gastroenterological Association's Winter Postgraduate Course, William D. Chey, MD, AGAF, from the University of Michigan, and Michael Camilleri, MD, AGAF, from the Mayo Clinic, discussed the best treatment course for patients with gastroparesis.

Hepatitis C Treatment Breakthroughs Provide Hope for Patients

January 26, 2015

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In the past few months patients diagnosed with Hepatitis C have seen what had been terminal conditions be cured. The technology used to find these curative treatments can now be applied to other conditions.

Taking a New Look at Gastrointestinal Treatment

January 25, 2015

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As new rules and regulations are applied in the health care, doctors are having to learn and adapt to make their practice survive and thrive.

Psychological Benefits in Gastroenterological Treatments

January 25, 2015

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Patients with gastrointestinal conditions can benefit from psychological counseling as well. The question is how much it can help and what it will do to help them with their symptoms.

What Do You Do When Testing and Treatment Aren't Enough for Your Patients with Gastrointestinal Disorders?

January 25, 2015

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For many gastrointestinal issues testing may not be sufficient to identify potential issues for patients and there may not be necessary treatments to help them get better. Work continues to improve both potential problems.

Debating Testing or Treatment for Gastroparesis

January 25, 2015

Video

As part of the American Gastroenterological Association's Winter Postgraduate Course, William D. Chey, MD, AGAF, from the University of Michigan, and Michael Camilleri, MD, AGAF, from the Mayo Clinic, discussed the best treatment course for patients with gastroparesis.

What Happens When Proton Pump Inhibitors Don't Help GERD Symptoms? Part 2

January 25, 2015

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The treatment of gastrointestinal conditions requires not only physical attention, but, in some cases, addressing psychological concerns as well.

Hepatitis C: What Therapy this Week?

January 24, 2015

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"We really have entered this new era of direct acting antivirals, and as of this fall, we've finally laid to rest interferon in the grave that we've all been wanting to put it in, for more than 2 decades," said Jacqueline G. O'Leary, MD, MPH, during her presentation at the 2015 AGA Clinical Congress of Gastroenterology & Hepatology.

Independent GI Practice to Meet Federal and Commercial Requirements?

January 24, 2015

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"How do you move a glacier?" asked Lawrence Kosinski, MD, MBA, AGAF, FACG, managing partner of Illinois Gastroenterology Group (IGG) at the 2015 AGA Clinical Congress of Gastroenterology and Hepatology.

What Happens When Proton Pump Inhibitors Don't Help GERD Symptoms?

January 23, 2015

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Many patients with gastroesophageal reflux disease will respond to proton pump inhibitors, but for those who don't the treatment options can vary as much as the symptoms themselves.

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