A Woman Fractured Her Eye Socket By Blowing Her Nose
About a year ago, a 36-year-old woman entered London’s North Middlesex University Hospital experiencing all of the telltale signs of a fist-fight. She was bleeding from the nose, complaining of vision loss and experiencing swelling and extreme pain on the left side of her face, according to a recent case report published in The BMJ. Her symptoms all pointed to an eye socket fracture—what’s called an orbital blowout fracture, an injury typically sustained from punches or other facial trauma. But all this woman had done was blow her nose. “It’s very bizarre. We see eye socket fractures from peop...
Source: TIME: Health - July 3, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jamie Ducharme Tags: Uncategorized healthytime medicine onetime Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Everything you need to know about ascariasis
Ascariasis occurs when a parasitic roundworm infects a person's small intestine. It may not cause symptoms initially, but an extensive infection can lead to dangerous gastrointestinal blockages. Learn more about the causes, symptoms, and treatment of ascariasis here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - July 3, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Tropical Diseases Source Type: news

Health Problems Associated With Irritable Bowel Syndrome Health Problems Associated With Irritable Bowel Syndrome
What other health issues are typically associated with irritable bowel syndrome (IBS)? When are they typically diagnosed relative to IBS?Alimentary Pharmacology & Therapeutics (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - July 3, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Gastroenterology Journal Article Source Type: news

Pembrolizumab Not Better Than PTX for Advanced Gastric Cancer
MONDAY, July 2, 2018 -- For patients with previously treated advanced gastric cancer or gastro-esophageal junction cancer, pembrolizumab does not result in a significant improvement in overall survival compared with paclitaxel, according to a study... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - July 2, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Creo looks to raise $26m – or more
Creo Medical Group (LON:CREO) said today that it hopes to raise $26 million or more as it preps for a full commercial launch next year for its Speedboat RS2 electromagnetic surgery device. Citing “current momentum” and its board’s desired to “exploit the opportunities,” the Chepstow, Wales-based company said it’s planning a secondary offering of £15 million to £20 million ($19.7 million to $26.3 million), “but given investor feedback to date the board may choose to raise a higher amount than this.” The proceeds would go toward physician trainin...
Source: Mass Device - July 2, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Brad Perriello Tags: Funding Roundup Surgical Wall Street Beat Creo Medical Source Type: news

Sitting Tied to Raised Risk of Death From 14 Diseases
(Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - July 2, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Cardiology, Family Medicine, Gastroenterology, Neurology, Oncology, Pediatrics, Pulmonology, Sports Medicine, News, Source Type: news

New president will step in at The Oregon Clinic
The Oregon Clinic, one of the largest independent specialty clinics in the state, has elected a new leadership team. Dr. Craig Fausel will be retiring at the end of the year after 34 years practicing gastroenterology and as the clinic’s president for the past 11 years. He fought to keep the clinic independent, as many other standalone practices have joined with large health systems. Dr. Richard Jamison, a gen eral surgeon, will serve as president-elect for the remainder of 2018 and then start… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - July 2, 2018 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Elizabeth Hayes Source Type: news

New president will step in at The Oregon Clinic
The Oregon Clinic, one of the largest independent specialty clinics in the state, has elected a new leadership team. Dr. Craig Fausel will be retiring at the end of the year after 34 years practicing gastroenterology and as the clinic’s president for the past 11 years. He fought to keep the clinic independent, as many other standalone practices have joined with large health systems. Dr. Richard Jamison, a gen eral surgeon, will serve as president-elect for the remainder of 2018 and then start… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - July 2, 2018 Category: Health Management Authors: Elizabeth Hayes Source Type: news

June 2018 Briefing - Gastroenterology
Here are what the editors at HealthDay consider to be the most important developments in Gastroenterology for June 2018. This roundup includes the latest research news from journal articles, as well as the FDA approvals and regulatory changes that... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - July 2, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

New Partnership Expands Medigus ’ Presence to Orthopedics
Medigus is entering bold new territory thanks in part to a manufacturing and development agreement with A.M. Surgical, an orthopedics company. Omer, Israel -based Medigus has primarily been known for its MUSE technology that performs the Transoral Fundoplication for the treatment of gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD). MUSE includes the ScoutCam miniature camera technology, which is at the center of this partnership. “The [ScoutCam] technology can be optimized and used in other ways in addition to being inside MUSE,” Chris Rowland, CEO of Medigus, told MD+DI. “The orthopedic market is interesting becau...
Source: MDDI - July 2, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Omar Ford Tags: Imaging Orthopedics Source Type: news

A Resident ’s Right to Appeal a Facility-Initiated Discharge
On May 12, 2016, Mrs. D was admitted to an acute care facility after she was found collapsed in her home, unresponsive, covered with melenic stool, and with dried blood around her mouth. She could not provide a history, and her daughter (her caregiver) was unavailable. She was noted to have possible upper gastrointestinal bleeding, rhabdomyolysis (from a fall), and a urinary tract infection (UTI). She was hydrated aggressively, and her rhabdomyolysis and kidney injury resolved. Her upper endoscopy examination showed severe esophagitis and Barrett ’s esophagus. (Source: Caring for the Ages)
Source: Caring for the Ages - July 1, 2018 Category: Health Management Authors: William C. Wilson Tags: lEGAL iSSUEs Source Type: news

Practice Management Can Improve Efficiency
Suggestions include doing a financial analysis, using scribes, renegotiating insurance contracts (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - June 30, 2018 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

No Surgical Gains from Accelerated Infliximab in Acute UC
(MedPage Today) -- Colectomy rates similar to those with standard induction therapy (Source: MedPage Today Gastroenterology)
Source: MedPage Today Gastroenterology - June 29, 2018 Category: Gastroenterology Source Type: news

Prolonged Leisure - Time Sitting Tied to Increased Mortality Risk
Increase in all - cause, cardiovascular disease, cancer, diabetes, kidney disease, suicide, COPD mortality (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - June 29, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Cardiology, Endocrinology, Family Medicine, Geriatrics, Gastroenterology, Internal Medicine, Nephrology, Neurology, Nursing, Oncology, Psychiatry, Pulmonology, Journal, Source Type: news

AMA Calls for Electronic Health Record Training
Association says medical students, residents should undergo training with evaluative feedback (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - June 29, 2018 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

Medical News Today: What to know about annular pancreas
An annular pancreas occurs when a rare congenital disorder affects the organ ’s development. This disorder causes the pancreas to grow in a ring around part of the small intestine, which can lead to blockages. In this article, we describe the symptoms, causes, and treatments, including surgery, for an annular pancreas. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - June 29, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: GastroIntestinal / Gastroenterology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What is a gastrointestinal fistula and what causes one?
A gastrointestinal fistula occurs when part of the digestive tract connects abnormally to the skin or another organ in the body. This severe condition often occurs after surgery and can cause complications such as malnutrition and severe pain. Learn about the diagnosis and treatment of gastrointestinal fistulae here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - June 29, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: GastroIntestinal / Gastroenterology Source Type: news

Barley grain performs well as contrast agent
A roasted version of barley can illuminate the throat and gastrointestinal...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: ASTRO: RT alone helps relieve dysphagia Study confirms model for predicting dysphagia after RT (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - June 29, 2018 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Anastomotic Ulcer Risk After RYGB Rises Over Time, Particularly for Smokers Anastomotic Ulcer Risk After RYGB Rises Over Time, Particularly for Smokers
The incidence of anastomotic ulceration after Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (RYGB) surgery is higher than previously thought and increases over time, especially for tobacco users, researchers say.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - June 28, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Medscape Today News Source Type: news

Why July Is the Most Dangerous Month To Go Swimming
Just in time for swimming season, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a new report on disease outbreaks associated with swimming in rivers, lakes and oceans. Between 2000 and 2014, public health officials in 35 states, plus Guam, reported a total of 140 disease outbreaks associated with swimming in untreated recreational waters — mainly at beaches and bodies of water in public parks, the report says. These outbreaks led to 4,958 illnesses and two deaths. The vast majority of outbreaks with a confirmed cause were linked to gastrointestinal pathogens such as norovirus, Shigella and E. coli. ...
Source: TIME: Health - June 28, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jamie Ducharme Tags: Uncategorized healthytime onetime public health Source Type: news

Health Care Technology Impacts Younger Patient Satisfaction
Younger health care consumers are dissatisfied with technology capability of health care organizations (Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge)
Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge - June 28, 2018 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

Follow-up of Patients With HCV, Liver Disease After DAAs Follow-up of Patients With HCV, Liver Disease After DAAs
This study evaluated the long-term success of viral eradication in patients with advanced fibrosis or cirrhosis treated with DAAs.Liver International (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - June 28, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Gastroenterology Journal Article Source Type: news

Ledipasvir/sofosbuvir +/- RBV Retreatment in HCV Patients Ledipasvir/sofosbuvir +/- RBV Retreatment in HCV Patients
Is ledipasvir/sofosbuvir with or without ribavirin a viable option for treating patients with HCV genotype 1 for whom treatment with simeprevir/sofosbuvir had previously failed?Alimentary Pharmacology & Therapeutics (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - June 28, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Gastroenterology Journal Article Source Type: news

IBD Infection or Flare? Gastro and EndoNews
(MedPage Today) -- Also, what the new C. diff recommendations entail (Source: MedPage Today Gastroenterology)
Source: MedPage Today Gastroenterology - June 28, 2018 Category: Gastroenterology Source Type: news

Most Bleeding Events in Non-CVD Patients Are GI-Related
WEDNESDAY, June 27, 2018 -- Among a cohort of individuals without cardiovascular disease (CVD) not receiving antiplatelet therapy, most major bleeding events involved gastrointestinal bleeding and 7 percent of bleeding events were fatal, according... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - June 27, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Clinical trial concludes that ginger is a powerful treatment that can save children with serious gastroenteritis
(Natural News) The World Health Organization has declared gastroenteritis as the second leading cause of mortality in children below five years old. Most preschool kids suffer from this condition one to two times every year, experiencing diarrhea, fever, vomiting, and stomach pain. Fortunately, researchers discovered that ginger can help treat acute gastroenteritis among children. Dr. Roberto Berni Canani, associate professor... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - June 27, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Dayton-area medical practice to open new location
A Dayton-area medical practice that specializes in gastrointestinal disorders will soon open a new location in Huber Heights. Digestive Specialists Inc. will open a new 16,000-square-foot facility at 5697 Shull Road this week. The medical practice previously operated a location in Huber Heights at 7415 Brandt Pike. The new location is roughly twice the size of the Brandt Pike facility. While Digestive Specialists has h ad an office in the city for 16 years, the new location on Shull Road is closer… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - June 27, 2018 Category: American Health Authors: Cecilia Salomone Source Type: news

Explosion in GI Cancer Drugs'Confusing for Clinicians'Explosion in GI Cancer Drugs'Confusing for Clinicians '
Clinicians have a confusing picture of which drugs to choose for gastrointestinal cancers, owing to the way trials are designed, although help is at hand from clinical assessment tools, argue experts.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - June 27, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Hematology-Oncology News Source Type: news

Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors
(Source: eMedicineHealth.com)
Source: eMedicineHealth.com - June 27, 2018 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Beer. Soup. Barley's next great use? A medical imaging drink
(University at Buffalo) Roasted barley, when struck by a common laser beam, can illuminate the throat and the gastrointestinal track.The discovery could improve our ability to diagnose swallowing disorders, which affect more than 15 million Americans, as well as gut disorders. What's more, because many human diets already include barley, it could be fast-tracked for medical use. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - June 27, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

St. Louis-area children's hospitals recognized among tops in U.S.
St. Louis Children's Hospital ranked among the top 50 in all 10 specialties included in U.S. News& World Report's newly released ranking of the nation's best children's hospitals. The 12th Annual rankings highlights the top 50 hospitals in 10 pediatric specialties: cancer, cardiology and heart surgery, diabetes and endocrinology, gastroenterology and GI surgery, neonatology, nephrology, neurology and neurosurgery, orthopedics, pulmonology, and urology.  St. Louis Childre n’s Hospital is the… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - June 26, 2018 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Brian Robbins Source Type: news

Excellence of UCLA Mattel Children ’s Hospital reflected in pediatric care rankings
The broad excellence ofUCLA Mattel Children ’s Hospital is recognized in the annual Best Children ’s Hospital rankingspublished today by U.S. News& World Report.Two pediatric specialties —nephrology andorthopaedics— placed in the top 20 nationally, and six others earned spots in the top 50: neurology/neurosurgery,gastroenterology,cancer,urology,cardiology andneonatology.“These rankings reflect both the outstanding care that UCLA provides to children with a wide range of conditions and UCLA’s national standing in pediatric care,” said Dr. Sherin Devaskar, physician-in-chief...
Source: UCLA Newsroom: Health Sciences - June 26, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

Boston Children ’ s Hospital Ranked No. 1 For 5th Straight Year
BOSTON (CBS) – For the fifth straight year, Boston Children’s Hospital took the top spot in the U.S. News and World Report ranking of America’s best pediatric hospitals. Children’s ranked first in three of 10 specialty areas – neurology and neurosurgery, orthopedics and nephrology. The hospital’s cardiology and heart surgery, diabetes and endocrinology, gastroenterology and GI surgery, neonatology, cancer and urology and pulmonology departments also ranked high. “In a time when health care is ever-changing, achieving the number one ranking reminds all of us at Boston Children&rsquo...
Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - June 26, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Health – CBS Boston Tags: Boston News Health Syndicated Local Boston Children's Hospital Local TV Source Type: news

New age of the flab-busters from skin patches to gastric band 'jabs'
The most recent figures show that around 12 million of us are obese and another 20 million overweight. Now, the latest scientific research may provide long-lasting weight loss... (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 26, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Levine Children's Hospital nabs national recognition
Levine Children ’s Hospital is among the best in the nation, according to U.S. News& World Report. That publication named the Charlotte-based facility as one of its Best Children’s Hospitals for the ninth consecutive year. Levine is ranked in six specialties in this year's survey: cancer, cardiology and heart surgery, gastroenterology& GI Surgery, nephrology, neurology and neurosurgery as well as orthopedics. “We are proud to provide our patients with innovative treatments and personal… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - June 26, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Jennifer Thomas Source Type: news

Antibiotic Resistance and Efficacy of Therapy for H. Pylori Antibiotic Resistance and Efficacy of Therapy for H. Pylori
How prevalent is primary resistance to the three antimicrobial agents most commonly used in H. pylori eradication regimens? Is sequential therapy an effective option to improve outcomes?Alimentary Pharmacology & Therapeutics (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - June 26, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Gastroenterology Journal Article Source Type: news

Johns Hopkins, University of Maryland named state's best children's hospitals
Johns Hopkins Children's Center is the best pediatric hospital in the state, and one of the top 10 in the country, according to new rankings from U.S. News& World Report. The annual Best Children’s Hospitals rankings are intended to help families of children with complex and rare conditions find the best medical care. The rankings highlight the top 50 hospital centers in 10 pediatric specialties: cancer, cardiology and heart surgery, diabetes and endocrinology, g astroenterology and gastrointestinal… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - June 26, 2018 Category: American Health Authors: Morgan Eichensehr Source Type: news

Johns Hopkins, University of Maryland named state's best children's hospitals
Johns Hopkins Children's Center is the best pediatric hospital in the state, and one of the top 10 in the country, according to new rankings from U.S. News& World Report. The annual Best Children’s Hospitals rankings are intended to help families of children with complex and rare conditions find the best medical care. The rankings highlight the top 50 hospital centers in 10 pediatric specialties: cancer, cardiology and heart surgery, diabetes and endocrinology, g astroenterology and gastrointestinal… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - June 26, 2018 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Morgan Eichensehr Source Type: news

Flight Attendants Have Higher Rates of Many Cancers, Study Says
Flight attendants are exposed to a number of known cancer-causing risks, but few studies have rigorously quantified that risk, and researchers say they are an understudied occupational group. The Harvard Flight Attendant Health Study (FAHS), begun in 2007, addresses some of the gaps in understanding health risks among flight attendants. In the latest report, published in the journal Environmental Health, researchers found that flight attendants had higher rates of many cancers, including breast cancer and melanoma, compared to the general population. The FAHS included more than 5,300 flight attendants who were recruited th...
Source: TIME: Health - June 26, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Alice Park Tags: Uncategorized Cancer healthytime Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Why do newborn babies grunt?
Newborn babies usually grunt when learning how to pass stool. However, the grunting can sometimes be a sign of an underlying health issue, such as trapped mucus, gastroesophageal reflux, or irregular breathing. Here, we explore causes of newborn grunting, related symptoms, home remedies, and when to see a doctor. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - June 25, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Pediatrics / Children's Health Source Type: news

GERD: Expert Panels Offer New Advice for Management GERD: Expert Panels Offer New Advice for Management
Dr David Johnson summarizes guidance from a couple recent reports, and shares his own pearls of experience, for treating these frequently encountered patients.Medscape Gastroenterology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - June 25, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Gastroenterology Commentary Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What causes an abdominal lump?
Abdominal lumps can be soft or hard and may feel sore. Hernias are a common cause of abdominal lumps, but a lump can also develop from other conditions. Some lumps may require surgery. In this article, we look at the symptoms and causes of abdominal lumps. We also cover diagnosis, treatment, and when to see a doctor. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - June 25, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: GastroIntestinal / Gastroenterology Source Type: news

WSU researchers establish new tool to study Cryptosporidium in healthy tissues
(Washington State University) Washington State University researchers have developed a new approach for studying Cryptosporidium, a waterborne gastrointestinal parasite now recognized as one of the leading causes of potentially life-threatening diarrheal disease in young children worldwide. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - June 25, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

US flight attendants at elevated risk of several forms of cancer
(Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health) US flight attendants have a higher prevalence of several forms of cancer, including breast cancer, uterine cancer, gastrointestinal cancer, thyroid cancer, and cervical cancer, when compared with the general public, according to new research from Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. (Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer)
Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer - June 25, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

Bariatric Patients May Need Microbiome Boost
(MedPage Today) -- Microbial richness remains diminished even 5 years after gastric bypass, banding (Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology)
Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology - June 24, 2018 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What to know about gastrectomy, or stomach removal
A gastrectomy is a procedure to remove part or all of the stomach. Often, it is a treatment for stomach cancer. Here, we explore this and other uses of a gastrectomy. We also describe the procedure in detail and discuss the types of surgery. Learn about possible complications, life after a gastrectomy, and more. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - June 24, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Surgery Source Type: news

Gastric Bypass Surgery Provides Long-term Health Benefits
A long-term study of gastric bypass surgery has shown lasting weight loss and effective remission and prevention of type 2 diabetes for more than a decade. (Source: NIDDK News)
Source: NIDDK News - June 23, 2018 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Post - Endoscopic Infection More Common Than Previously Thought
Rates of infection within seven days (per 1,000) vary from 1.1 for screening colonoscopy to 3 for OGD (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - June 22, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Gastroenterology, Infections, Internal Medicine, Oncology, Pathology, Journal, Source Type: news

TAS-102 Could Tackle Unmet Need in Advanced Gastric Cancer TAS-102 Could Tackle Unmet Need in Advanced Gastric Cancer
Patients with advanced/metastatic gastric cancer could experience a significant increase in overall survival with combination TAS-102 compared with placebo, phase 3 trial results indicate.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - June 22, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Hematology-Oncology News Source Type: news