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What Happens When Patients With Crohn’s Disease in Remission Stop Taking Infliximab?

Feb. 21, 2018

When patients with Crohn’s disease in sustained remission stopped taking infliximab for a median 7 years, almost one fifth did not require retreatment or have a major complication, researchers report in the February issue of Clinical

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Blog: What Happens When Patients With Crohn’s Disease in Remission Stop Taking Infliximab?

Feb. 21, 2018

Researchers report that fewer than one fifth of patients required surgery. Read more on the AGA Journals Blog.

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FDA Announces GREAT 5 Public Workshop

Feb. 16, 2018

The three-day public workshop will focus on alcoholic hepatitis and liver disease, and pediatric IBS and functional constipation.

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2017 MIPS Reporting Deadlines Approach in March

Feb. 16, 2018

CMS released a list of the top 10 things you need to do and know if you are an eligible clinician.

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Welcome Soon-To-Be Vice President Bishr Omary!

Feb. 15, 2018

Bishr Omary, MD, PhD, AGAF, will join the AGA Institute board as vice president in June 2018. He will serve as president in 2020-2021.

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How Can You Land that First Interview?

Feb. 15, 2018

Five things to think about to help you start your career.

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Sessions at DDW® 2018 Designed for Trainees and Early Career GIs

Feb. 14, 2018

These AGA sessions will provide career advice, board prep and expert clinical guidance to help you develop your career as a GI physician.
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Blog: Non-Invasive Detection of Early- and Late-Stage PDAC

Feb. 14, 2018

Researchers report that urine samples can identify patients with pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma (PDAC). Read more on the AGA Journals Blog.

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VIDEO: Non-invasive Detection of Early- and Late-Stage PDAC

Feb. 13, 2018

Specific patterns of volatile organic compounds (VOCs) in urine samples can identify patients with pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma (PDAC), researchers report in the February issue of Gastroenterology. The noninvasive technology, based on ion mobility spectrometry,

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Gastroenterology Accepting Applications for Editorial Fellowship

Feb. 13, 2018

Learn the ins and outs of what it takes to manage the top GI journal in the world.

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The GI Tract is a Long and Winding Road

Feb. 13, 2018

Check your mailbox for a new AGA patient education poster.

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Attend the AGA Postgraduate Course for Practical, Take Home Information

Feb. 12, 2018

Join us on June 2-3 in Washington, D.C. This course is held in conjunction with Digestive Disease Week® (DDW) 2018.

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AGA Announces Vice President: Bishr Omary, MD, PhD, AGAF

Feb. 12, 2018

Dr. Omary will serve as president in 2020-2021.

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Congress Passes Budget Agreement With Wins for Gastroenterology

Feb. 9, 2018

NIH funding, meaningful use standards and biosimilars coverage under Medicare Part D are some of the areas with GI wins.

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Medicaid Skimps on Hepatitis C Treatment in Many States

Feb. 8, 2018

Report finds restrictions based on liver disease severity, sobriety and type of provider.

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Narcotic Prescriptions for IBD Pain on the Rise

Feb. 8, 2018

Chronic use correlates to higher mortality and morbidity in inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) patients — and for some paradoxically, more severe pain.

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Voluntary Recall of Pentax ED-3490TK Duodenoscopes

Feb. 8, 2018

Recall designed to reduce the potential for leakage of patient fluids into the closed elevator channel and under the distal cap.

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Fellows: Are You Cognitively or Procedurally Driven?

Feb. 8, 2018

Before you can market yourself, you have to know who your market is, and, more importantly, know who you are.

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New Home for The New Gastroenterologist

Feb. 8, 2018

The New Gastroenterologist (TNG), AGA’s publication targeted to early career physicians, now lives in GI and Hepatology News.

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Early Treatment Decisions Can Alter the Course of Care for Acute Pancreatitis Patients

Feb. 8, 2018

New AGA evidence-based clinical guideline helps GIs better manage the condition

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Better Manage Acute Pancreatitis to Improve Patient Outcomes

Feb. 7, 2018

New AGA guideline addresses questions on the benefits of goal directed fluid resuscitation, early oral feeding and more.

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Subsidize Your Travel Costs to DDW® 2018: Abstract and Travel Awards

Feb. 7, 2018

Mark your calendar for Feb. 16 and submit your application today.

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Building an IBD Specialty Clinic from the Ground Up

Feb. 7, 2018

Gastro One in Tennessee developed an IBD clinic within their practice, which decreased emergency room visits by 70 percent.

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Model: Microfabricated Crypt Scaffolds for Studying Human Colon Stem Cells

Feb. 6, 2018

Researchers created an in vitro human colon crypt array that provides an accurate representation of human intestinal crypts, reported in the February issue of Cellular and Molecular Gastroenterology and Hepatology. This system re-creates an