Physician ’s Device Puts a New Spin on Ultrasound
Five years ago, Steven Tropello, M.D., a critical care and emergency medicine physician, became frustrated with the limitations he had in placing feeding tubes in patients. Tropello saw numerous patients needing a simple G-tube insertion or replacement, who wound up staying multiple days in the hospital waiting for a specialist and an operating room. Tropello’s frustration led to the physician developing the Point-of-care Ultrasound Magnet Aligned (PUMA-G) System platform, a device that enables ultrasound-based placement of percutaneous gastrostomy feeding tubes. He also co-founded CoapTech, the company t...
Source: MDDI - April 29, 2019 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Omar Ford Tags: Tubing Source Type: news

Lower Abdominal Distress in 2 Patients: What Next?
Both patients complain of diarrhea x1 year; neither presents with weight loss, melana, or hematochezia. What test, which treatment would you choose? (Source: ConsultantLive)
Source: ConsultantLive - April 29, 2019 Category: Internal Medicine Authors: Ted W. James, MD Tags: Gastrointestinal Disorders Source Type: news

CoapTech Receives FDA 510(k) Clearance for Its PUMA-G System
World's first ultrasound-based system for placing enteral feeding tubes now approved for use in the United States BALTIMORE, April 29, 2019 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- CoapTech LLC, a medical device company focused on delivering transf... Devices, Gastroenterology, FDA CoapTech, PUMA System, ultrasound gastrostomy, gastrostomy (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - April 29, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Metformin and Survival in Hepatocellular Carcinoma Metformin and Survival in Hepatocellular Carcinoma
How might treatment with metformin influence survival in patients with hepatocellular carcinoma and T2DM?Liver International (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - April 29, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Gastroenterology Journal Article Source Type: news

EHR Decision Support Can Reduce Inappropriate GI Testing
MONDAY, April 29, 2019 -- Electronic health record (EHR) decision support reduces inappropriate use of an expensive gastrointestinal test for patients hospitalized with diarrhea, according to a study published online April 23 in Infection Control... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - April 29, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

IBD: Optimized Infliximab Monotherapy vs Combination Therapy IBD: Optimized Infliximab Monotherapy vs Combination Therapy
This study compared the clinical efficacy and cost of two different IBD treatment strategies for the introduction of infliximab: 6-12 months in combination with azathioprine versus optimized monotherapy.Alimentary Pharmacology & Therapeutics (Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines)
Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines - April 29, 2019 Category: Allergy & Immunology Tags: Gastroenterology Journal Article Source Type: news

Boston-based psychiatric drugmaker Karuna plans IPO
A Boston startup hoping to leverage the gastrointestinal and immune systems to create drugs for psychiatric disorders plans to launch an IPO in the coming months. Karuna Therapeutics has filed documents with the SEC to begin trading on the stock market, the company disclosed Friday. The documents were not filed publicly, and Karuna declined to state how many shares and at what price it proposed selling its stock. The startup was founded in 2009 by Boston’ s PureTech Health, which starts and… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - April 29, 2019 Category: American Health Authors: Allison DeAngelis Source Type: news

Fondren Foundation commits $15 million to Houston Methodist to pioneer treatments
(Houston Methodist) The Fondren Foundation committed $15 million to Houston Methodist to support the Food and Health Alliance, Immunology Center and to create the Fondren Inflammation Collaborative, a multidisciplinary program to address complex allergy, immunologic, autoimmune and GI conditions. The gift will also fund research, education and counseling and train the next generation of physician scientists. The collaborative will seek to understand how inflammation impacts immunologic and gastrointestinal conditions. Multicenter clinical trials will follow, focusing on innovative treatments. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - April 29, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

What Clinical Symptoms Can An Infant with Polycythemia Have?
Discussion 1. What are indications for an exchange transfusion? 2. What are potential risks of partial exchange or exchange transfusion? 3. What are causes of anemia in different age groups? Related Cases Disease: Polycythemia | Blood and Blood Disorders Symptom/Presentation: Abnormal Laboratory Test | Respiratory Distress Specialty: Hematology | Neonatology Age: Premature Newborn To Learn More To view pediatric review articles on this topic from the past year check PubMed. Evidence-based medicine information on this topic can be found at SearchingPediatrics.com and the Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews. Infor...
Source: PediatricEducation.org - April 29, 2019 Category: Pediatrics Authors: pediatriceducationmin Tags: Uncategorized Source Type: news

#MayoClinicRadio podcast: 4/27/19
Listen: Mayo Clinic Radio 4/27/19 On the Mayo Clinic Radio podcast, Dr. Edward Loftus Jr., a Mayo Clinic gastroenterologist, discusses diagnosing inflammatory bowel disease and treatment options. Also on the podcast, Dr. Avni Joshi, a pediatric allergy and immunology specialist at Mayo Clinic, shares the latest research on the incidence of food allergies in different age groups. And Dr. Charles [...] (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - April 29, 2019 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Whole Exome Sequencing Shows Promise in Diagnosing Unexplained Liver Disease Whole Exome Sequencing Shows Promise in Diagnosing Unexplained Liver Disease
Whole exome sequencing (WES) may identify genetic causes of idiopathic liver disease after an unrevealing conventional workup, researchers say.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Pathology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Pathology Headlines - April 26, 2019 Category: Pathology Tags: Gastroenterology News Source Type: news

Gender Differences Seen in Adverse Drug Reactions
Differences found in reaction symptoms and types of drugs tied to adverse reactions (Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge)
Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge - April 26, 2019 Category: Respiratory Medicine Tags: Cardiology, Dermatology, Endocrinology, Family Medicine, Geriatrics, Gastroenterology, Gynecology, Infections, AIDS, Internal Medicine, Allergy, Critical Care, Emergency Medicine, Nephrology, Neurology, Nursing, Oncology, Ophthalmology, Orthopedics, ENT, Source Type: news

8th Annual ‘Strollin’ for the Colon’ to Benefit Cancer Education, Research
UR Medicine ’s Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology will sponsor the 8th annual Strollin’ for the Colon 5K Walk/Run at 10 a.m. Saturday, May 11, at Geneseo’s Village Park. Strollin’ for the Colon is a non-profit organization that promotes awareness of the life-saving benefits of screening and ra ises funds for research and education. (Source: University of Rochester Medical Center Press Releases)
Source: University of Rochester Medical Center Press Releases - April 26, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: University of Rochester Medical Center Source Type: news

FDA Announces New Steps to Reduce Risks Tied to Surgical Staplers
Agency proposing higher classification of surgical staplers that will require premarket notification clearance (Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge)
Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge - April 26, 2019 Category: Respiratory Medicine Tags: Cardiology, Gastroenterology, Gynecology, Orthopedics, Pulmonology, Surgery, Urology, Emergency Medicine, Institutional, Source Type: news

Drug-Diverting Nurse Blamed for Washington HCV Outbreak Drug-Diverting Nurse Blamed for Washington HCV Outbreak
In the era of widespread opioid abuse, narcotic diversion by staff highlights need for enhanced drug storage security and monitoring of drug-dispensing systems at hospitals.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Psychiatry Headlines)
Source: Medscape Psychiatry Headlines - April 25, 2019 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Gastroenterology News Source Type: news

Can radiomics detect pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma?
Radiomics and a machine-learning algorithm can differentiate pancreatic ductal...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: AI, radiomics can help predict chemotherapy response AI may predict lymph node metastasis in gastric cancer AI can predict breast cancer molecular subtypes on MRI Russian AI detects lung cancer on CT in 20 seconds AI reliably characterizes pulmonary nodules on CT (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - April 25, 2019 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

GERD medication found to disrupt nutrient absorption, increasing the risk of cardiovascular disease
(Natural News) The pharmaceutical drugs commonly prescribed to treat gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) have a number of serious side effects. Among other negative effects, proton-pump inhibiting (PPI) drugs can prevent the proper absorption of nutrients by the gastrointestinal system, which makes patients more likely to develop cardiovascular disease. Also known as “acid reflux” and “heartburn,”... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - April 24, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Sucking Ice Chips Cuts Oral Side Effects of Oxaliplatin Chemo
Benefits include less trouble eating and fewer symptom - related negative effects on quality of life (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - April 24, 2019 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Gastroenterology, Oncology, Pharmacy, Journal, Source Type: news

Detection and Management of DILI in NASH Clinical Trials Detection and Management of DILI in NASH Clinical Trials
This paper provides a framework for the approach to assessment and management of suspected acute drug-induced liver injury during clinical trials in patients with NASH.Alimentary Pharmacology & Therapeutics (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - April 24, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Gastroenterology Journal Article Source Type: news

Effectiveness, Acceptability of Community-Based HCV Treatment Effectiveness, Acceptability of Community-Based HCV Treatment
What is the clinical effectiveness, acceptability and cost effectiveness of community-based models of care for treating chronic HCV?Journal of Viral Hepatitis (Source: Medscape Hiv-Aids Headlines)
Source: Medscape Hiv-Aids Headlines - April 24, 2019 Category: Infectious Diseases Tags: Gastroenterology Journal Article Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Is this chest pain from GERD or a heart attack?
Both heartburn and heart attacks can cause pain in the center of the chest. Heartburn is a symptom of acid reflux and gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD). As a heart attack is a medical emergency, being able to tell the difference between heartburn and cardiac chest pain is crucial. Learn more here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - April 24, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Acid Reflux / GERD Source Type: news

There ’s a New Weight-Loss Device in Town and TPS Is Its Name
Earlier this year, MD+DI reported there were some significant changes occurring in the obesity treatment market. The latest change in the space is the addition of BAROnova’s weight-loss product to the U.S. market. The San Carlos, CA-based company won a nod from FDA TransPyloric Shuttle (TPS) device, a non-surgical obesity treatment technology for patients with a body mass index of 30 to 40kg/m2. BAROnova said the device is approved for up to one year of treatment, during which time patients undergo lifestyle modification counseling to help develop and maintain healthier habits. The TPS device is delivered...
Source: MDDI - April 23, 2019 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Omar Ford Tags: Business Source Type: news

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy Aids Irritable Bowel Symptoms
Improvements in symptoms, life impact maintained at 12 months (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - April 23, 2019 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Gastroenterology, Psychiatry, Journal, Source Type: news

Roche launches new VENTANA HER2 Dual ISH companion diagnostic test for breast and gastric cancer patients eligible for targeted therapy
Roche today announced the launch of the new VENTANA HER2 Dual ISH DNA Probe Cocktail assay for the detection of the HER2 biomarker in breast and gastric cancer. (Source: Roche Media News)
Source: Roche Media News - April 23, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Roche launches new VENTANA HER2 Dual ISH companion diagnostic test for breast and gastric cancer patients eligible for targeted therapy
Roche today announced the launch of the new VENTANA HER2 Dual ISH DNA Probe Cocktail assay for the detection of the HER2 biomarker in breast and gastric cancer. (Source: Roche Investor Update)
Source: Roche Investor Update - April 23, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Following an Ayurvedic diet can help manage your IBD
(Natural News) Inflammatory bowel diseases (IBDs) are a group of serious ailments that target the gastrointestinal system. However, a traditional healthy diet originating from India could help manage the symptoms of IBDs such as Crohn’s disease. Given the importance of the gut to the overall health and function of the body, IBDs can cause severe effects. For example, Crohn’s... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - April 23, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

New Genetic Score Might Help Predict Risk of Barrett's Esophagus New Genetic Score Might Help Predict Risk of Barrett's Esophagus
A new genetic risk score (GRS) might help predict the risk of Barrett's esophagus independently of most other risk factors, but the results are not conclusive, according to new research.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - April 22, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Gastroenterology News Source Type: news

Certain Factors Predict Celiac Disease Risk in Children With Positive Serology but Negative Biopsy Certain Factors Predict Celiac Disease Risk in Children With Positive Serology but Negative Biopsy
In children with"potential" celiac disease - positive serology but negative biopsy - who are not on gluten-free diets, factors that may help predict risk for eventual villous atrophy include age at diagnosis, gamma delta lymphocytes and HLA haplotype, researchers say.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines)
Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines - April 22, 2019 Category: Allergy & Immunology Tags: Gastroenterology News Source Type: news

Monarch Becomes the 1st FDA-Cleared Device for ADHD
The Monarch external Trigeminal Nerve Stimulation (eTNS) System made history last week after it became the first device to win a nod from FDA to treat attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). It should be noted the technology has had CE mark since 2015. Monarch was developed by NeuroSigma and is indicated to help treat 7 to 12-year-olds suffering from ADHD. What makes this de novo clearance from FDA so significant is that typically pharmaceutical solutions are used to treat patients suffering from the neurological disorder. Monarch is about the size of a cellphone. The device generates a low-level electrical pulse ...
Source: MDDI - April 22, 2019 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Omar Ford Tags: Digital Health Source Type: news

Financial Incentives Do Not Boost Use of At - Home CRC Screening Tests
$ 10 incentives used in the study may have been too small to garner a response (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - April 22, 2019 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Family Medicine, Gastroenterology, Internal Medicine, Oncology, Pathology, Journal, Source Type: news

Caustic agents ingestion in children: a 51-year retrospective cohort study - Niedzielski A, Schwartz SG, Partycka-Pietrzyk K, Mielnik-Niedzielska G.
OBJECTIVES: Children experience serious gastrointestinal tract injuries due to consumption of caustic agents more often than adults. The aim of the study was to analyze diagnostic methods and treatment of children with esophageal burns according to the deg... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 22, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Infants and Children Source Type: news

Corrosive injuries of the upper gastrointestinal tract: a pictorial review of the imaging features - Kamat R, Gupta P, Reddy YR, Kochhar S, Nagi B, Kochhar R.
Corrosive ingestion is a common form of poisoning. Corrosive agents cause severe damage to the gastrointestinal (GI) tract. The most severe forms of injury can lead to mortality; however, the major concern with this type of injury is life-long morbidity. U... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 22, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Association Between NAFLD and Risk of AF in Adults Association Between NAFLD and Risk of AF in Adults
This study aimed to provide a quantitative estimate of the magnitude of the association between NAFLD and risk of atrial fibrillation in the middle-aged and elderly.Liver International (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - April 22, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Gastroenterology Journal Article Source Type: news

MEDICAL SHOCKER: MMR vaccine dangers exposed by FDA study
(Natural News) Care to purposely give your 3-to-4-month-young baby gastrointestinal illness and upper-respiratory distress? Up your chances of sickening your child with these serious health crises by 40 – 60 percent, simply by getting a nurse or doctor to inject the so called “safe and effective” MMR vaccine. Yes, the Measles, Mumps & Rubella shot,... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - April 22, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Metabolomic Profiles in IBS, UC, and Healthy Controls Metabolomic Profiles in IBS, UC, and Healthy Controls
This study aimed to determine whether urinary metabolite profiles might be useful for differentiating IBS patients from healthy controls and IBD patients.Alimentary Pharmacology & Therapeutics (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - April 22, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Gastroenterology Journal Article Source Type: news

The Overlap of IBS and Nonceliac Gluten Sensitivity The Overlap of IBS and Nonceliac Gluten Sensitivity
This review explores possible etiologies for nonceliac gluten sensitivity, as well as the complex relationship between NCGS and irritable bowel syndrome.Current Opinion in Gastroenterology (Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines)
Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines - April 22, 2019 Category: Allergy & Immunology Tags: Gastroenterology Journal Article Source Type: news

Study highlights anti-tumor activity of curcumin on stomach cancer
(Funda ç ã o de Amparo à Pesquisa do Estado de S ã o Paulo) A review article authored by Brazilian researchers evaluated several compounds with therapeutic potential against gastric tumors. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - April 22, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

What Are Some Potential Indicators of Human Trafficking?
Discussion Human trafficking is estimated to be the second largest criminal activity in the world after illegal arms trafficking. It affects all nations with an estimated 27 million people of all ages worldwide but only a small number are identified. It is defined by the United Nations as “the recruitment, transfer, harboring, or receipt of persons by means of threat or use of force or other forms of coercions, abduction, fraud, deception, the abuse of power, or a position of vulnerability to achieve the consent of a person, having control over another person, for the purpose of exploitation.” It includes comme...
Source: PediatricEducation.org - April 22, 2019 Category: Pediatrics Authors: pediatriceducationmin Tags: Uncategorized Source Type: news

Lead toxicity due to ingestion of lead-contaminated opium in a patient presenting with motor neuropathy and upper limb paresis: a case report - Mirzaei SMM, Akbari A, Mehrpour O, Zamani N.
We report a 64-year-old m... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 20, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Can You Help ASCs Access the Latest Medtech Advances?
Ambulatory surgery centers (ASCs) are helping healthcare payers reduce costs and improve patient outcomes, Scott Leggett, CEO of Surgery One LLC, an ASC management company that works with outpatient surgical centers, told MD+DI. Outpatient surgical centers are quick to adopt new medical device technologies, he said, but they do have some tech needs that medical device manufacturers could help address. ASCs are poised for “huge” growth, Leggett predicted. “Any procedures now being done in hospitals for qualified outpatient candidates are being encouraged to be performed ...
Source: MDDI - April 20, 2019 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Daphne Allen Tags: Business Source Type: news

National Hand Hygiene Initiative Successful in Australia
Overall hand hygiene compliance increased from 2009 to 2017; associated drop seen in HA - SAB incidence (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - April 19, 2019 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Cardiology, Dermatology, Endocrinology, Family Medicine, Geriatrics, Gastroenterology, Gynecology, Infections, AIDS, Internal Medicine, Allergy, Critical Care, Emergency Medicine, Nephrology, Neurology, Nursing, Oncology, Ophthalmology, Orthopedics, ENT, Source Type: news

Loan Forgiveness, Educational Debt May Affect Practice Patterns
Graduates with loan forgiveness/repayment program more likely to enter primary care fields (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - April 19, 2019 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Cardiology, Dermatology, Endocrinology, Family Medicine, Geriatrics, Gastroenterology, Gynecology, Infections, AIDS, Internal Medicine, Allergy, Critical Care, Emergency Medicine, Nephrology, Neurology, Oncology, Ophthalmology, Orthopedics, ENT, Pathology Source Type: news

Conception by IVF May Increase Risk for Rare Childhood Cancer
Rate of hepatic tumors higher among children conceived via IVF (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - April 19, 2019 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Gastroenterology, Gynecology, Oncology, Pathology, Pediatrics, Journal, Source Type: news

Oral Fecal Capsule Promising for Hepatic Encephalopathy Oral Fecal Capsule Promising for Hepatic Encephalopathy
There are few options for patients with recurrent hepatic encephalopathy, but an oral formulation of fecal microbiota could help, new research shows.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - April 19, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Gastroenterology News Source Type: news

MR Enterography Best Identifies Fibrotic Vs Inflammatory Strictures in Crohn's Disease MR Enterography Best Identifies Fibrotic Vs Inflammatory Strictures in Crohn's Disease
Conventional imaging techniques accurately detect strictures in patients with Crohn's disease, but magnetic resonance enterography (MRE) best differentiates fibrotic from inflammatory components, researchers say.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - April 18, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Gastroenterology News Source Type: news

Treatment Switch for Hep B Patients With Renal, Bone Risk Treatment Switch for Hep B Patients With Renal, Bone Risk
A change to a different form of tenofovir might lower the risk for adverse bone and renal effects, new research shows, but concerns about other risks are emerging.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - April 18, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Gastroenterology News Source Type: news

Multiple Hep B Targets in Development for New Treatments Multiple Hep B Targets in Development for New Treatments
Hepatitis B is a complex,'clever'virus so several simultaneous approaches might be needed to eliminate it, experts say.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - April 18, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Gastroenterology News Source Type: news

Sensory Sensitivity Tied to Constipation in Young Children
Feeding problems due to sensory sensitivities common in children with constipation (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - April 18, 2019 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Family Medicine, Gastroenterology, Neurology, Pediatrics, Psychiatry, Journal, Source Type: news

New UCLA center focusing on disorders of the esophagus to be named for Robert G. Kardashian
TheDavid Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA has established a center for holistic, patient-centered treatment, research and education related to disorders of the esophagus.The new center is named in memory of Robert G. Kardashian, a prominent Los Angeles attorney who died of esophageal cancer in 2003. Kardashian ’s family will launch fundraising efforts to provide resources for the center’s key initiatives and activities.TheRobert G. Kardashian Center for Esophageal Health, which is based in the UCLA Vatche and Tamar Manoukian Division of Digestive Diseases, combines UCLA Health ’s collective expertise in ...
Source: UCLA Newsroom: Health Sciences - April 18, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

Continuum of Care Among HIV/HCV-Coinfection Individuals Continuum of Care Among HIV/HCV-Coinfection Individuals
In this article, a method for HCV continuum of care for HIV/HCV-coinfected individuals is proposed.HIV Medicine (Source: Medscape Hiv-Aids Headlines)
Source: Medscape Hiv-Aids Headlines - April 18, 2019 Category: Infectious Diseases Tags: Gastroenterology Journal Article Source Type: news