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Prediction of Overt Hepatic Encephalopathy After Transjugula...
Hepatol Int.

Our combination model can successfully predict the risk of overt HE post-TIPS. For the low-risk subgroup, TIPS can...

12 May 2021

Standard vs Magnifying Narrow-Band Imaging Endoscopy for Dia...
World J Gastroenterol.

Close observation of the gastric mucosa by standard and M-NBI endoscopy is useful for the diagnosis of H. pylori...

10 May 2021

ACG Clinical Guideline: Upper Gastrointestinal and Ulcer Ble...
Am J Gastroenterol.

This document prepared by American College of Gastroenterology considers patients with manifestations of overt UGIB...

04 May 2021

ACG Clinical Guideline: Diagnosis and Management of Idiosync...
Am J Gastroenterol.

Idiosyncratic drug-induced liver injury (DILI) is common in gastroenterology and hepatology practices, and it can...

04 May 2021

Slide Library

Effect of Zinc on Innate Immunity in Children with Enterotoxigenic Escherichia coli (ETEC)-Induced Diarrhea

Enterotoxigenic Escherichia coli (ETEC) is the major bacterial pathogen causing acute watery diarrhea in children from countries of the developing...

 
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Is There an Impact of Early GERD on Childhood Otologic Outcome?

Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) is a common problem in children and it has been linked to multiple extraesophageal manifestations. Athough...

 
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Eosinophilic Esophagitis in Children: A Concise Overview of an Emerging Disease

Eosinophilic esophagitis (EoE) is a chronic immune-mediated inflammatory disorder with its incidence and prevalence widely rising in all age groups...

 
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Probiotics-Lactobacillus rhamnosus GG

This slide set covers basic understanding of probiotics and mechanism of action focussing on Lactobacillus rhamnosus GG strain.  

 
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UTI Management: For Gastroenterologists

Guidelines for UTI management, summarised for gastroenterologists.

Liver Disease and Pregnancy

Up to 3% of pregnant women suffer from pregnancy-associated liver diseases, which are the most frequent cause of liver dysfunction in pregnancy. Due...

Approach to Hepatitis B in Pregnancy

Chronic hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection in pregnancy is an important global health problem. Over 50% of the estimated 240–350 million chronic...

Diagnosis of Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease

Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) is a disease which encompasses a wide range of symptoms for the patient. The diagnosis of GERD is often based...

Key Trials

Benefits of Inhaled Budesonide in Early COVID-19 Infection: STOIC Study

This infographic summarises the key points of the STOIC study and outlines the benefits of administering inhaled budesonide in early COVID-19...

Efficacy and Safety of Obeticholic Acid Therapy in Primary Biliary Cholangitis

The results obtained in the Poise trial on efficacy, safety and tolerability of obeticholic acid (OCA) can be reproduced in real-world conditions in...

Tenofovir Alafenamide Fumarate Might be a Feasible Alternative in Chronic HBV Infected Patients Treated with Other Antiviral Drugs

Treatment with tenofovir alafenamide fumarate (TAF) was a feasible, well-tolerated, and safe alternative in chronic hepatitis B virus infected...

Improvements in APRI and GLOBE Score in Primary Biliary Cholangitis Patients with Obeticholic Acid

AST -to-platelet ratio index (APRI) and GLOBE score are useful in predicting the risk of liver-related complications in primary biliary cholangitis...

Poll

Which of the following do you perceive to be the biggest USP of sofosbuvir-velpatasvir over other existing treatment options for chronic hepatitis C in India?

Its approval for use in decompensated HCV patients
20% (1 vote)
First fixed dose combination with pangenotypic activity
20% (1 vote)
No need of ribavirin addition for treating HCV genotype 3 patients
40% (2 votes)
All of the above
20% (1 vote)
Total votes: 5