Gastrointestinal Oncology

Name Release Date
Genetic Marker for Better Colon Cancer Prognosis Halved Among African Americans 07/31/2014
Low Rate of Large Polyps Within 10 Years After an Adequate Baseline Colonoscopy With No Polyps 07/31/2014
Vaccine-Chemo Combination Boosts Immunotherapy in Pancreatic Cancer 07/17/2014
Markers of Glucose Metabolism Impact Risk of Colorectal Adenoma 07/17/2014
Measure and Demonstrate Improved Patient Health Outcomes 07/02/2014
New! AGA Introduces DHRP Modules for CRC Screening and Prevention 06/19/2014
Congressional Briefing Highlights Need for More Funding for the Deadliest Cancers 06/19/2014
Lingering Reimbursement Concerns About Recent Advances 06/06/2014
New Techniques That Go Beyond EMR Need Champions of Innovation 06/06/2014
Esophageal Cancer: How Far Should We Screen? 06/05/2014
A Productive Day in Washington, DC 06/05/2014
PET-CT Imaging for CRC Patients With Hepatic Metastases 05/22/2014
AGA Develops Toolbox to Help GIs Thrive 05/15/2014
Gastroenterologists Trust UpToDate® To Make the Right Point-of-Care Decisions 05/01/2014
AGA Perspectives Puts Focus on the Esophagus 05/01/2014
IBD Patients With Low Levels of Vitamin D Have Increased Risk of Cancer 04/24/2014
The Push for Smaller, Smarter Cancer Trials 04/17/2014
Mortality, Cancer and Comorbidities Associated With Chronic Pancreatitis 04/17/2014
Antibody Against CD44s Inhibits Pancreatic Tumor Initiation and Postradiation Recurrence in Mice 04/17/2014
Adenoma Detection Rate Linked to Risk of CRC 04/10/2014
Characteristics of Missed or Interval CRC and Patient Survival 04/10/2014
New Colonoscopy Category II Codes 04/04/2014
Bundled Payments Come to Gastroenterology 03/27/2014
Principles of Gastroenterology for the Nurse Practitioner and Physician Assistant 03/27/2014
CRC Rates Down 30 Percent 03/20/2014
Disease-Specific Mortality Among Patients With Intraductal Papillary Mucinous Neoplasm of the Pancreas 03/20/2014
Multitarget Stool DNA Testing for CRC Screening 03/20/2014
Course for NPs and PAs Focuses on Best Practices, Evidence-Based Medicine 03/13/2014
Nurse Trainees Perform Colonoscopies with High-Quality Standards 03/13/2014
New CRC Research in CGH and Gastro 03/13/2014
Dietary Fiber Intake Reduces Risk for Colorectal Adenoma 03/06/2014
Fecal Immunochemical Tests Detect Most CRCs 03/06/2014
Check Out the AGA Perspectives Special CRC Issue 03/06/2014
Low-Dose Aspirin Use After Diagnosis of CRC Does Not Increase Survival 03/06/2014
Advocating for GI on Capitol Hill 02/27/2014
MicroRNA Screening Might Reveal Pancreatic Cancer 02/20/2014
Patients with Crohn’s Disease Have Increased Risk of Developing Cancer 02/20/2014
UpToDate® — Smarter Decisions. Better Care. 02/20/2014
Follow-Up Tests Improve CRC Recurrence Detection 02/13/2014
Germline Mutations in Oncogene-Induced Senescence Pathways Are Associated with Multiple SSAs 02/06/2014
The Value of Colonoscopy 01/30/2014
Online Registration for the 2014 Clinical Congress Ends Jan. 10 01/09/2014
Gastroesophageal Reflux Does Not Alter Effects of BMI on Risk of EAC 01/09/2014
Identification and Manipulation of Biliary Metaplasia in Pancreatic Tumors 01/09/2014
Widespread Screening Linked to Fewer CRC Deaths 12/19/2013
2014 AGA Clinical Congress: Hotel Reservation Deadline Approaching 12/12/2013
Advanced Imaging Technologies Increase Cancer Detection in Barrett's Esophagus 12/12/2013
You Can Still Save on Your 2014 Clinical Congress Registration 12/05/2013
Intake of Coffee, Decaffeinated Coffee or Tea Does Not Affect Risk for Pancreatic Cancer 11/21/2013
Numb Regulates Acinar Cell Dedifferentiation and Survival During PDA 11/21/2013
Loss of SMAD4 from CRC Cells Promotes CCL15 Expression to Recruit CCR1+ Myeloid Cells and Facilitate Liver Metastasis 11/14/2013
Length of BE Determines Progression to HGD or EAC in Certain Patients 11/07/2013
Long-Term Survival Rates for Patients with EAC is Comparable After Endoscopic Treatment vs. Surgery 10/31/2013
How to Code Colonoscopy Under Obamacare 10/31/2013
DDSEP® 7 Mobile App 10/24/2013
UpToDate® — Smarter Decisions. Better Care. 10/10/2013
Racial and Ethnic Variations in the Effects of Family History of CRC on Screening Compliance 10/10/2013
Coding Q&A 10/04/2013
Panitumumab–FOLFOX4 Treatment and RAS Mutations in CRC 09/26/2013
DDSEP: Enhance Your Knowledge, Build Expertise and Improve Patient Care 09/19/2013
Study in New England Journal of Medicine: Colonoscopy Saves Lives 09/19/2013
Colonoscopy Is Better than Sigmoidoscopy in Protecting Against CRC 09/17/2013
Hybrid CRC Screening Strategy Proves Cost-Effective 09/05/2013
Best of AGA at DDW® 2012 09/05/2013
Researchers Identify Molecular Subtypes of Gastric Cancer With Different Responses to PI3-Kinase Inhibitors and 5-Fluorouracil 09/03/2013
Non-Invasive Test Optimizes CRC Screening Rates 08/20/2013
2014 AGA Clinical Congress Designed by GI Clinicians for GI Clinicians 08/15/2013
MicroRNA-627 Mediates the Epigenetic Mechanisms of Vitamin D 08/08/2013
Controversy Evident in Our Colonoscopy Guidelines: Yes 08/08/2013
Stromal Gene Expression Predicts Gastric Cancer Patient Survival 07/11/2013
CGH and Gastro July Editors' Picks 07/04/2013
Dietary Fiber Intake Reduces Risk for Gastric Cancer 07/04/2013
Statins Are Associated With Reduced Risk of Esophageal Cancer 06/27/2013
In Situ Validation of an Intestinal Stem Cell Signature in CRC 06/27/2013
Circulating MicroRNAs as Biomarkers of CRC 06/20/2013
Oncofetal Gene SALL4 in Aggressive Hepatocellular Carcinoma 06/20/2013
Novel Genetic Marker Predicts Pancreatic Cancer Risk 06/20/2013
CGH and Gastro Editors' Picks 06/13/2013
LXRs Inhibit Proliferation of Human CRC Cells and Growth of Intestinal Tumors in Mice 06/13/2013
Intestinal Mucosa of Patients with Ulcerative Colitis in Remission Reveals Lasting Epithelial Cell Alterations 06/13/2013
New Gastro Q&A: “Stalk”ing the Etiology of Rectal Bleeding 06/13/2013
NYT Editorial Board Addresses Colonoscopy 06/13/2013
Safety and Efficacy of Endoscopic Mucosal Therapy with RFA for Patients with Neoplastic Barrett's Esophagus 06/06/2013
Travel Awards Available for the 2013 James W. Freston Conference 05/30/2013
Identification of Genetic Loci Associated With H. pylori Serologic Status 05/16/2013
New for 2013, AGA-ASGE Presidential Plenary a First at DDW® 05/16/2013
Add Diversity Sessions to Your DDW® Event Plan 05/09/2013
Patients Do Not Recall Important Details About Polyps, Required for Colorectal Cancer Prevention 05/09/2013
New GastroSlides Images Focus on Digestive Health and Disease in Women 05/02/2013
Special Issue of Gastroenterology Focuses on the Exocrine Pancreas 05/02/2013
A Message from Drs. David Katzka and Prateek Sharma, Course Directors, 2013 Freston Conference 05/02/2013
Increased Risk of CRC After Obesity Surgery 04/18/2013
Racial and Ethnic Variation in the Incidence of Small-Bowel Cancer Subtypes in the U.S. 04/18/2013
URM Track Provides Networking, Learning Opportunities at DDW® 04/04/2013
Family History of CRC Linked to Better Survival After Diagnosis 04/04/2013
CRC Screening Interval After Negative Colonoscopy 04/04/2013
Feds Halt Cost Sharing for Polyp Removal in Colonoscopy 04/04/2013
Opportunity to Comment on AHRQ Technology Assessment Report 04/04/2013
2013 Freston Conference: Submit an Abstract for Poster Presentation 03/28/2013
List of DDW® Sessions and Research on the Gut Microbiome Now Available 03/28/2013
Long-Term Outcomes After Resection for Submucosal Invasive CRC 03/28/2013
The Road Ahead: What if GIs Were Accountable for Preventing CRC? 03/21/2013
Cancer Deaths Declined 20 Percent Since 1991 03/21/2013
Bisphosphonates Are Associated with Reduced Risk of CRC 03/19/2013
Take Action on the Colonoscopy Co-Insurance Medicare Issue 03/14/2013
Automated Intervention Increases Uptake of CRC Screening 03/14/2013
Patient Attitudes to Colonoscopy and the Importance of Endoscopist Interaction 03/14/2013
A Rare Pancreatic Tumor in a 52-Year-Old Chinese Woman 03/14/2013
AGA Creates Center for Gut Microbiome Research and Education 03/14/2013
AGA Lays Groundwork for Expanding Choosing Wisely® Quality Program 03/14/2013
Prepare to Become Accountable for CRC Patient Management 03/07/2013
Risk Factors Associated with Colorectal Flat Adenoma Detection 03/07/2013
Still Time to Register for the 2013 AGA Tech Summit 03/07/2013
Dress in Blue Day 2013 03/07/2013
FDA Approves Stivarga for Advanced GI Stromal Tumors 02/28/2013
AGA Celebrates National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month 02/28/2013
Stool DNA Testing for the Detection of Colorectal Neoplasia in IBD 02/21/2013
Statins Are Associated with a Reduced Risk of Hepatocellular Cancer 02/21/2013
Electro-Acupuncture Reduces Postoperative Ileus After CRC Laparoscopic Surgery 02/21/2013
Privately Insured Patients Not Financially Responsible for Screening Colonoscopy 02/21/2013
Regional Variation in Anesthesia Assistance During Outpatient Colonoscopy 02/14/2013
Selective Inhibitors of Nuclear Export Block Pancreatic Cancer Cell Proliferation and Reduce Tumor Growth in Mice 02/14/2013
Screening Colonoscopy: A New Frontier for Nurse Practitioners? 02/14/2013
Barrett's Esophagus and the Risk of Colonic Tumors 02/12/2013
CGH Image of the Month 02/07/2013
CRC Surgery Patients Receive Surveillance Earlier than Recommended 02/07/2013
Laser Pill Has Potential Benefits Over Upper GI Endoscopy 02/07/2013
Breast and Colorectal Cancer Screening Is Most Appropriate With a Life Expectancy More Than 10 Years 01/31/2013
UpToDate® — Smarter Decisions. Better Care. 01/24/2013
Real-Time Optical Biopsy of Colon Polyps With NBI Does Not Yet Meet Key Clinical Decision Thresholds 01/24/2013
Barrett's Esophagus Increases the Risk of Colon Cancer 01/24/2013
An Uncommon Malignancy of the Esophagus 01/22/2013
Review of Classification, Diagnosis and Management of CCAs 01/17/2013
Use of GEP in Predicting Outcomes 12/20/2012
Zofran Recalled Due to Potential For Serious Cardiac Risks 12/06/2012
GI Societies Issue New Colonoscopy Surveillance Guidelines 10/26/2012
GI Societies Issue New Colonoscopy Surveillance Guidelines 10/26/2012
GI Societies Issue New Colonoscopy Surveillance Guidelines 10/04/2012
FDA Approves New Treatment for Advanced CRC 09/27/2012
Patients Pay for Confusion Over Colonoscopy Screening 09/20/2012
How To Leverage What You Do Well 09/07/2012
Webinar Explores How to Effectively Bridge Research, Practice 08/23/2012
FDA Approves Drug for Metastatic CRC 08/09/2012
Adjuvant Therapy Versus Observation for Survival in Resected Periampullary Adenocarcinoma 07/24/2012
AHRQ Seeks Comments on Draft Report 07/19/2012
Remembering Legendary Gastroenterologist Joseph B. Kirsner, MD, PhD 07/12/2012
GI-Performed Colonoscopy Improves Success Rate 06/21/2012
Choosing Wisely — What Does It Mean? 06/08/2012
GIs Receive Higher-Than-Average PQRS Payments 06/08/2012
Comments Needed on Colon Cancer Technical Review 05/17/2012
Hand-Picked Sessions Useful in Day-to-Day Practice 05/03/2012
Measure Appropriate Screening Intervals 04/19/2012
AGA Unveils List of Treatments Doctors, Patients Should Question 04/05/2012
CDC, AGA Bring Colorectal Cancer Screening to the Uninsured 03/29/2012
Screening Based on CRC Risk Is the Most Cost-Effective Approach 03/22/2012
AGA Reacts to Anesthesia Utilization Study 03/22/2012
Contact Your Local Newspaper — Advocating for Our Patients 03/15/2012
Measure Appropriate Screening Intervals 03/09/2012
Overcoming Obstacles to Quality Measurement 02/16/2012
Counterfeit Version of Avastin in U.S. Distribution 02/16/2012
Dietary Fiber and Whole Grains Reduce CRC Risk 12/08/2011
NSAIDs and Statins Have Chemopreventative Effects in Barrett's 12/08/2011
Could Listening to Mozart Help Doctors Spot Colon Polyps? 11/03/2011
News Worth Retweeting 11/03/2011
Here's What You're Retweeting 10/28/2011
How Will ACO Final Rule Impact Your Practice? 10/27/2011
IOM Releases Report on Essential Health Benefits 10/15/2011
AGA Advocates for Fair Medicare Reimbursements 08/30/2011
AGA’s Favorite Tweets from Last Week 08/05/2011
Is It Time to Dismiss the PPI Safety Concerns? 07/29/2011
Increasing CRC Screening in Minorities and Disadvantaged Populations: Our Success Story 07/29/2011
FDA Approves Sutent for Rare Type of Pancreatic Cancer 05/27/2011
FOLFIRINOX Is a Treatment Option in Pancreatic Cancer 05/16/2011
FDA Panel Endorses Everolimus for Pancreatic Tumors 04/13/2011
AGA Helps Raise Awareness of Colon Cancer 03/07/2011
Inflammatory Markers Are Associated with CRC Risk 03/07/2011
Carriers Should Not Reject New PT Modifier 02/25/2011
AGA Responds to NYT on Price of Colonoscopy 02/24/2011
National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Screening Day 02/11/2011
Training Mandate Does Not Address Cognitive Competency 02/08/2011
CMS Announces Revisions to Anesthesia Guidelines 02/07/2011
Can Canines Smell CRC? 01/31/2011
Few HCV-Infected Veterans Receive HCC Surveillance 01/25/2011
High-Quality Colonoscopy Is Important 01/25/2011
NQF Endorses Measures for Endoscopy/Polyp Surveillance 01/20/2011
CMS Issues Guidance on PT Modifier 01/07/2011
Screening Versus Diagnostic Colonoscopy: What You, Your Patients and Referring Physicians Should Know 01/04/2011
Low-Dose Aspirin Use Influences Performance of FOBTs 12/17/2010
New Insurance Reforms Effective Are Effective 09/23/2010
Your AGA Foundation gifts support ... 09/16/2010
National Colorectal Cancer Roundtable Quality of Colonoscopy Recommendations 09/06/2010
Trastuzumab Is New Standard Option for Advanced Gastric Cancer 09/03/2010
AGA President Responds to New York Times Editorial 08/20/2010
Oral Bisphosphonates Do Not Increase Esophageal Cancer Risk 08/20/2010
Hepatocellular Carcinoma Patients Do Not Receive Regular Surveillance 08/06/2010
Sessile Serrated Adenomas Are High-Risk Lesions 07/30/2010
HPV Is Strong Prognostic Factor for Cancer Survival 07/12/2010
AGA Institute & Ingenix Collaborative Project 07/06/2010
NQF Releases Endoscopy/Polyp Surveillance Measures for Public Comment 06/18/2010
Doctors Study Age & Birth Cohort Effects in Colorectal Neoplasms 06/11/2010
AGA Launches Digestive Health Outcomes Registry 06/02/2010
Quality Indicators for Colonoscopy and the Risk of Interval Cancer 06/02/2010
Young GIs Lobby Congress on SGR Reform, Colon Cancer Screening 05/20/2010
What Does the AGA Digestive Health Outcomes Registry Mean to Your Practice? 04/27/2010
GI Quality and Practice Management News February Editorial 04/16/2010
An Update on AGA Guidelines 04/16/2010
Patients with Pancreatic Metastases Benefit from Surgery 04/15/2010
AGA Registry Focuses on IBD & CRC 04/13/2010
Folate Intake May Decrease Pancreatic Cancer Risk 04/13/2010
Drug Safety Communication on ESAs 04/13/2010
High Rate of Dysplasia Is Based on Polyp Size 04/13/2010