Hepatitis (other)

Liver & Biliary Sessions Scheduled at DDW® 2017

April 17, 2017

Council leadership hand-picked a preview of sessions for you to add to your DDW® itinerary.

Step Beyond Basic Learning With the AGA Postgraduate Course

April 4, 2017

Get the full scope of GI advances from world-renowned leaders during this multi-topic course.

In Patients With Severe Alcoholic Hepatitis, Prednisolone Increases Susceptibility to Infection and Infection-Related Mortality, and Is Associated With High Circulating Levels of Bacterial DNA

April 1, 2017

We compared the effects of infection on clinical outcomes of patients treated with and without prednisolone.

Hepatitis (Other) 101: Alcoholic Hepatitis

March 31, 2017

Learn more about Alcoholic Hepatitis in this patient companion, based on the AGA Clinical Practice Update "Medical Management of Severe Alcoholic Hepatitis."

What’s New at the 2017 AGA Postgraduate Course?

March 2, 2017

This year's course directors are introducing new initiatives, May 6 and 7, in Chicago.

Eradication of HCV in Patients With Cirrhosis Reduces Risk of Liver and Non-Liver Complications

Jan. 23, 2017

This MedPage Today AGA Reading Room article reviews the effects of a sustained viral response on outcomes of patients with HCV.

2017 AGA Postgraduate Course USB

Jan. 11, 2017

Look to the future of GI and step beyond basic learning by pre-ordering the USB from the 2017 AGA Postgraduate Course: The Full Scope of GI Advances.

2017 AGA Postgraduate Course Combo Package

Jan. 11, 2017

Pre-order the 2017 AGA Postgraduate Course USB/online session combo package, available in fall 2017, and receive up to $65 off of the regular combined price.

2017 AGA Postgraduate Course eSyllabus

Jan. 11, 2017

Pre-order the eSyllabus, available in June 2017, from the 2017 AGA Postgraduate Course: The Full Scope of GI Advances and gain access to a multi-topic course taught by world-renowned leaders.

2017 AGA Postgraduate Course Resources

Jan. 6, 2017

Pre-order resources from the 2017 AGA Postgraduate Course: The Full Scope of GI Advances and gain access to a multi-topic course taught by world-renowned leaders.

2017 AGA Postgraduate Course Online Sessions

Jan. 4, 2017

Pre-order the on-demand online sessions from the 2017 AGA Postgraduate Course: The Full Scope of GI Advances to learn key treatment advances that you can immediately implement in your practice.

Medical Management of Severe Alcoholic Hepatitis: Expert Review from the Clinical Practice Updates Committee of the AGA Institute

Jan. 2, 2017

The purpose of this clinical practice update is to review diagnostic criteria for severe acute alcoholic hepatitis.

AGA Speakers to Lead Best of DDW® 2016 Session at Columbia Conference

Aug. 29, 2016

Five AGA speakers will present at Pan American Digestive Disease Week, which takes place Sept. 10 to 13.

DDSEP 8® Features Latest HCV Updates

Aug. 11, 2016

Contributor Dr. Carl Berg offers his take on why the latest DDSEP offering is among the best.

Take Action for World Hepatitis Day

July 27, 2016

World Hepatitis Day is July 28 and there is plenty for you to do to help spread awareness, increase testing and improve future treatment options.

An Unexpected Cause of Pancreatitis

June 1, 2016

A 71-year-old retired farmer presented to the emergency department with a 1-week history of jaundice and epigastric pain.

Neeral Shah Receives UVA Teaching Award

May 17, 2016

Dr. Shah was nominated by medical students at the University of Virginia.

2016-2017 GI Resource Catalog

April 26, 2016

Whether it’s the latest in clinical education, cutting-edge science or navigating the future of medicine, AGA has you covered. Find resources to address all of your professional needs in the GI Resource Catalog.

DDSEP 8 - Question Bank Only

April 12, 2016

Assess your knowledge with more than 800 questions, answers and rationales.

DDSEP 8 - Chapter 5 - Viral Hepatitis

April 12, 2016

Focus on a specific GI topic area and master the content most important to you.

DDSEP 8 - Complete

April 12, 2016

The eighth edition of AGA's premier GI education program features new and expanded content to help you enhance your knowledge, build expertise and improve patient care.

Intensive Enteral Nutrition Is Ineffective for Patients With Severe Alcoholic Hepatitis Treated With Corticosteroids

March 28, 2016

We found that intensive enteral nutrition was difficult to implement and didn't increase survival in patients with severe AH treated w/ corticosteroids.

Sofosbuvir Inhibits Hepatitis E Virus Replication In Vitro and Results in an Additive Effect When Combined With Ribavirin

Jan. 18, 2016

We show that sofosbuvir inhibits the replication of hepatitis E virus genotype 3 both in subgenomic replicon systems as well as a full-length infectious clone.

Association Between Level of Hepatitis D Virus RNA at Week 24 of Pegylated Interferon Therapy and Outcome

Dec. 2, 2015

We analyzed data from an international study of hepatitis D treatment to identify factors associated with outcomes of pegylated interferon treatment, with and without adefovir.