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C. difficile risk increased in patients who undergo stoma reversal

April 12, 2018
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Multi-drug resistant infections increase mortality risk in cirrhosis

April 12, 2018
PARIS — Patients with cirrhosis who experienced a multi-drug resistant bacterial infection were less likely to respond to first-line treatment and resolve…
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FDA clears use of reprocessors for certain duodenoscopes

April 10, 2018
The FDA has issued an update to its safety communication regarding the use of automated endoscope reprocessors for the reprocessing of certain duodenoscopes. The agency…

SUNY Downstate staff wears electronic monitors to improve hand hygiene

April 5, 2018
SUNY Downstate Medical Center announced that it launched a new initiative to increase physicians’ hand hygiene compliance using an electronic monitoring system. …
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Pain Management Update

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This course is designed to provide healthcare professionals with information on pain including the physiology and types…
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GI Bookshelf

Question 37: Which Asymptomatic Patients With Cirrhosis Should Undergo An Upper Endoscopy To Determine Whether They Have Esophageal Varices?

From Curbside Consultation of the Liver: 49 Clinical Questions
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VIDEO: Anthony S. Fauci, MD, discusses significant advances in HIV/AIDS epidemic

April 10, 2017
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