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Pentax slimmest endoscope now available globally

August 18, 2017

Pentax Medical Company announced the U.S. launch of its newest ultrasound endoscope, the Slim Linear Ultrasound Endoscope, according to a recent press release.

This novel endoscope features the latest design and ultrasound imaging technology compacted into Pentax Medical’s slimmest linear GI echoendoscope with a thinner insertion tube, smaller distal end and shorter bending section to help doctors access hard to reach anatomy, according to the release.

GIQuIC transitions to new platform for its quality registry

August 17, 2017
The GI Quality Improvement Consortium Inc., or GIQuIC, has begun moving to a new, more agile technical platform, hosted by FIGmd, to better support participants and…
In the Journals

Simpler endoscopic biopsy procedure improves care, cuts provider stress

August 14, 2017
Single-pass multiple biopsy yields results comparable to traditional endoscopic forceps biopsy while providing faster diagnosis and reducing stress for patients and…
In the Journals

GPOEM improves gastroparesis symptoms, QOL

August 11, 2017
Gastric per-oral endoscopic pyloromyotomy, or GPOEM, resulted in overall improvement in gastroparesis symptoms, as well as improved gastric emptying and quality of life…
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The Patient with Hepatitis B

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This CME activity will focus on the diagnosis and management of patients with hepatitis B.
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GI Bookshelf

Question 47: What Is The Best Approach To The Patient With Suspected Sphincter Of Oddi Dysfunction?

From Curbside Consultation of the Pancreas: 49 Clinical Questions
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Biosimilars in the US

Biosimilars in the US

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VIDEO: G-POEM promising minimally invasive treatment for refractory gastroparesis

June 9, 2016
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