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Gastroenterology

Doppler Endoscopic Probe Monitoring of Blood Flow Improves Risk Stratification and Outcomes of Patients With Severe Nonvariceal Upper Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage

April 25, 2017

In a randomized controlled trial, Doppler probe guided endoscopic hemostasis significantly reduced 30-day rates of rebleeding compared with standard, visually guided hemostasis.

Gastroenterology

High Incidence of Celiac Disease in a Long-term Study of Adolescents With Susceptibility Genotypes

April 25, 2017

In a 20-year prospective study, we found the cumulative incidence of CDA and celiac disease to be high within the first 10 years.

Gastroenterology

Efficacy of Ledipasvir Plus Sofosbuvir for 8 or 12 Weeks in Patients With Hepatitis C Virus Genotype 2 Infection

April 25, 2017

For treatment-naïve and -experienced patients, ledipasvir–sofosbuvir for 12 weeks is highly effective for the treatment of HCV genotype 2.

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What are the Effects of Prednisolone in Patients With Severe Alcoholic Liver Disease?

April 25, 2017

Infections are frequent, but only independently associated with mortality when patients receive prednisolone. More info on the AGA Journals Blog.

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Autophagy Is Required for Activation of Pancreatic Stellate Cells, Associated With Pancreatic Cancer Progression and Promotes Growth of Pancreatic Tumors in Mice

April 25, 2017

Autophagic PSCs produce ECM molecules and interleukin 6 and are associated with shorter survival times and disease recurrence in patients with pancreatic cancer.

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Metabolomic Identification of Subtypes of Nonalcoholic Steatohepatitis

April 25, 2017

We identified 2 major subtypes of NAFLD and markers that differentiate steatosis from NASH in each subtype.

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Your Debrief on Health-Care Policy in the U.S.

April 20, 2017

Watch an interview with two Washington Insiders on the future of health reform and market forces shaping our health system.
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Attend the 2017 AGA Early Career Networking Hour

April 20, 2017

Meet your peers from around the world, network with AGA committee members and snack on light refreshments during this one-hour event.