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Diagnosis and Management of Achalasia

Abstract Michael F. Vaezi, MD, PhD, MSc, FACG1, John E. Pandolfino, MD, MSCI2 and Marcelo F. Vela, MD, MSCR3 1Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee, USA; 2Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois, USA; 3Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Baylor College of Medicine and Michael E. DeBakey […]

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Evidenced Based Approach to the Diagnosis and Management of Esophageal Eosinophilia and Eosinophilic Esophagitis (EoE)

Abstract Evan S. Dellon, MD, MPH,1,6 Nirmala Gonsalves, MD,2,6 Ikuo Hirano, MD, FACG,2,6 Glenn T. Furuta, MD,3 Chris A. Liacouras, MD4 and David A. Katzka, MD, FACG5 1Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA; 2Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois, USA; 3University of Colorado School of Medicine, Children’s Hospital Colorado, National […]

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Diagnosis and Management of Celiac Disease

Abstract Alberto Rubio-Tapia, MD1, Ivor D. Hill, MD2, Ciarán P. Kelly, MD3, Audrey H. Calderwood, MD4 and Joseph A. Murray, MD1 1Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA; 2Department of Pediatrics, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston-Salem, North Carolina, USA; 3Celiac Center, Division of Gastroenterology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center & Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA; 4Gastroenterology, […]

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Management of Gastroparesis

Abstract Michael Camilleri, MD1, Henry P. Parkman, MD2, Mehnaz A. Shafi, MD3, Thomas L. Abell, MD4 and Lauren Gerson, MD, MSc5 1Department of Gastroenterology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA; 2Temple University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA; 3University of Texas, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, USA; 4University of Mississippi, Jackson, Mississippi, USA; 5Stanford University, Palo Alto, California, […]

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Guidelines for Colonoscopy Surveillance After Screening and Polypectomy: A Consensus Update by the US Multi-Society Task Force on Colorectal Cancer

Introduction David A. Lieberman,1 Douglas K. Rex,2 Sidney J. Winawer,3 Francis M. Giardiello,4 David A. Johnson,5 Theodore R. Levin6 1Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon; 2Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana; 3Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York; 4Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland; 5Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norfolk, Virginia; […]

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Management of Patients with Ulcer Bleeding

Abstract Loren Laine, MD1,2 and Dennis M. Jensen, MD3–5 1Section of Digestive Diseases, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA; 2VA Connecticut Healthcare System, New Haven, Connecticut, USA; 3David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, USA; 4CURE Digestive Diseases Research Center, Los Angeles, California, USA; 5VA Greater […]

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An Update on Treatment of Genotype 1 Chronic Hepatitis C Virus Infection: 2011

Preamble Marc G. Ghany,1 David R. Nelson,2 Doris B. Strader,3 David L. Thomas,4 and Leonard B. Seeff5 This practice guideline has been approved by the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases (AASLD) and endorsed by the Infectious Diseases Society of America, the American College of Gastroenterology and the National Viral Hepatitis Roundtable. These […]

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Ulcerative Colitis in Adults

Erratum Asher Kornbluth, David B. Sachar and The Practice Parameters Committee of the American College of Gastroenterology Am J Gastroenterol 2010;105:500; doi:10.1038 / ajg.2010.52; published online 23 February 2010 Correction to: Am J Gastroenterol 2010;105:501 – 523; doi:10.1038 / ajg.2009.727 In the Conflict of Interest section of the article, the Financial Support subsection should have […]

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Prevention of NSAID-Related Ulcer Complications

Abstract Frank L. Lanza, MD, FACG1,2, Francis K.L. Chan, MD, FRCP, FACG3, Eamonn M.M. Quigley, MD, FACG4 and the Practice Parameters Committee of the American College of Gastroenterology 1Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA; 2Houston Institute for Clinical Research, Houston, Texas, USA; 3Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong; […]

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Liver Disease in the Pregnant Patient

Preamble Caroline A. Riely, M.D., F.A.C.G. Division of Gastroenterology, University of Tennessee, Memphis, Tennessee Guidelines for clinical practice are intended to suggest preferable approaches to particular medical problems as established by interpretation and collation of scientifically valid research, derived from extensive review of published literature. When data are not available that will withstand objective scrutiny, […]

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