Non-Alcoholic Steatohepatitis (NASH)

Translating Basic Science Into Clinical Application

Dec. 7, 2017

The CMGH editors summarize five recently accepted studies in four sentences or less.

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.

What is the Best Management Strategy for Patients With NAFLD?

Aug. 8, 2017

It’s essential for physicians to consider patients with non-alcoholic fatty liver disease in a holistic manner. Read more in the AGA Journals blog.

Talking to Patients With NAFLD

July 27, 2017

Five steps to help you approach patients that have non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD).

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.

Changes in the Prevalence of Hepatitis C Virus Infection, Nonalcoholic Steatohepatitis, and Alcoholic Liver Disease Among Patients With Cirrhosis or Liver Failure on the Waitlist for Liver Transplantation

April 1, 2017

We compared data on disease prevalence in the population with data from liver transplantation waitlists.

Isocaloric Diets High in Animal or Plant Protein Reduce Liver Fat and Inflammation in Individuals With Type 2 Diabetes

Feb. 1, 2017

We investigated the effects of diets high in animal protein vs plant protein, which differ in levels of methionine and BCAAs.
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Registration Open for 2017 AGA Postgraduate Course

Jan. 11, 2017

Early access to registration is open for AGA members. Secure your spot a week before general registration opens and save $75.

New Section in CGH: Research Correspondence

Jan. 3, 2017

Check out the journal’s newest section, which includes concise and smaller scientific reports of original research studies.

Fragmented Readmission After Liver Transplant Linked to Adverse Outcomes

Nov. 29, 2016

GI & Hepatology News reports on new data that finds that post-discharge surgical care fragmentation significantly increases the risk of 30-day mortality following liver transplantation.

Deadline to Submit Section Election Nominations: Nov. 28

Nov. 14, 2016

Get involved with the AGA Institute Council to help plan the next DDW®, select future James W. Freston Conference topics and much more.

AGA Members Take Center Stage at UEG Week 2016

Nov. 2, 2016

The Best of DDW® and Rising Stars sessions at the October conference highlighted a number of AGA members and their research.

Inflammation-Induced Expression and Secretion of MicroRNA 122 Leads to Reduced Blood Levels of Kidney-Derived Erythropoietin and Anemia

Oct. 28, 2016

We found that LPS-induced inflammation increases blood levels of MIR122, which reduces expression of Epo in the kidney.

NAFLD Estimated to Cost $103 Billion Annually

Oct. 26, 2016

Dr. Zobair Younossi and coauthors sought to estimate the prevalence and economic burden of NAFLD in the U.S., Germany, France, Italy and U.K. Read more about the study results in GI & Hepatology News.

AGA Liver Fibrosis Guideline Open for Public Comment

Oct. 19, 2016

Share your thoughts on the role of imaging for liver fibrosis by Nov. 9.

Can Disruption of the Intestinal Epithelial Barrier Contribute to Steatohepatitis?

Oct. 5, 2016

Khalidur Rahman et al. investigated the role of intestinal epithelial permeability in progression of NAFLD. Read the AGA Journals blog to find out their results.

Links Found Between NAFLD, Type 2 Diabetes and NASH in Children

Sept. 2, 2016

Nearly one in three children with nonalcoholic fatty liver disease have abnormal glucose metabolism, and this combo also is associated with a greater risk of nonalcoholic steatohepatitis.

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.

Special Issue of Gastro Focuses on Alcoholic and Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease

June 8, 2016

New issue offers expert insight into commonalities and distinctions between these two conditions.

AGA Perspectives Features Elastography Debate

May 18, 2016

Drs. Stuart Gordon and Keyur Patel present an overview of elastography technology for HCV patients.

NPs and PAs: Enhance Your Delivery of Patient Care

May 10, 2016

AGA's popular course for NPs and PAs will be help this summer in Chicago, IL.

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.

DDSEP 8 - Question Bank Only

April 12, 2016

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

NPs and PAs: Enhance Your Value in the GI Care Team

April 12, 2016

AGA's popular course provides practical instruction to improve diagnostic and therapeutic skill sets.