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DDW® 2018 Abstract Submission Site Now Open

Oct. 19, 2017

Share your monumental research at the gold-standard digestive disease meeting.

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Doug Corley Promoted to Co-Editor-in-Chief of Gastroenterology

Oct. 19, 2017

Congratulations to Dr. Corley and Gastroenterology on this historic moment!

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Image Challenge: Developmental Delay and Colon Polyposis

Oct. 19, 2017

What caused a patient, with polyps but no evidence of invasive carcinoma, intermittent hematochezia?

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Tips to Avoid a 2019 Payment Penalty

Oct. 19, 2017

Report on one measure for one patient for the 2017 Quality Payment Program Performance Year.

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Blog: Can a Diet Low in FODMAPs Reduce IBS Symptoms in the Real World?

Oct. 18, 2017

New research shows low-FODMAP diet more efficacious than a sham diet with patients indicating a better quality of life. Read more on the AGA Journals blog.

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An English Professor Walks into a Doctor’s Office…

Oct. 18, 2017

How literate are your patients about their health?

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Help Ease the Frustrations of Your IBS Patients

Oct. 18, 2017

Resources are available to help you provide an overview of symptoms, testing and the best treatment options for your patients.
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How Will Translational Advances in Pediatric IBD Affect Practices?

Oct. 17, 2017

Dr. Rosen will discuss how new findings can make a difference for pediatric IBD patients at the Crohn’s & Colitis Congress.

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Insight on Building a Career in Academic Medicine

Oct. 17, 2017

Trainees and junior faculty can receive practical knowledge on shaping a career in academic medicine at the 2018 Academic Skills Workshop.

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AGA and House of Medicine Call on Congress to Provide MACRA Flexibility

Oct. 13, 2017

GIs need flexibility to successfully participate in the MIPS program.

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Native Americans Have Highest HCV Rates

Oct. 12, 2017

Treatment for HCV challenging due to the limited Indian Health Services (IHS) funding.

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Stepped-Up Moves to Understand, Diagnose IBD-Related Autoimmune Pancreatitis

Oct. 12, 2017

Possible genetic overlap; concurrence shown to affect clinical course, pancreatic cancer risk.

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Apply Biomarkers to Better Target Therapies to IBD Patients

Oct. 12, 2017

Dr. Lee A. Denson will present his findings on biomarkers in Las Vegas at the Crohn’s & Colitis Congress.

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AGA’s Investment in the Future of GI

Oct. 12, 2017

Each year, we provide more than $2 million in research funding. See how this money is being used to advance the field and improve patient care.

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Have a Direct Impact on AGA’s Decision-Making Process

Oct. 12, 2017

Nominate yourself or a colleague to serve on an AGA committee or center advisory board.

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Tell Us What You Think about the Acute Pancreatitis Guideline Draft

Oct. 11, 2017

The public comment period is open until noon on Nov. 1.

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Blog: Special 15th Anniversary Collection from Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology

Oct. 11, 2017

Celebrate this milestone with a look back at landmark articles, commentaries and reviews. Read more on the AGA Journals blog.

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Image Challenge: A Large Changing Mass in the Esophagus

Oct. 11, 2017

What caused a heterogeneous hypoechoic lesion to originate in the muscularis propria of a 60-year-old patient?

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Does Surveillance of Gastric Intestinal Metaplasia Make Sense?

Oct. 11, 2017

Two members provide two different perspectives. Let us know what you think.

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Duration of Hepatitis C Virus Therapy

Oct. 11, 2017

Shorter duration therapy reduces treatment costs and may also improve adherence. How short can therapy be and who would qualify?

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Tips for Managing Personal Finances

Oct. 5, 2017

Advice on how to successfully manage personal finances early in your career.

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Image Challenge: An Unusual Cause of Hematochezia

Oct. 5, 2017

Patient presents with drop bright red blood after defecation, severe anemia but normal coagulation function, serum ammonia and liver function.

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Colonoscopy Cost Measure to be Tested for MIPS

Oct. 4, 2017

Prepare now to share your thoughts on the value of the measure with CMS.

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GIs Should be Able to Prescribe the Most Beneficial Treatments

Oct. 4, 2017

AGA supports Restoring the Patient’s Voice Act — new legislation that facilitates treatment appeals to insurance companies.