American College of Gastroenterology Annual Meeting

Healio brings you the highlights from the American College of Gastroenterology Annual Scientific Meeting. Refer back to this page often for the latest news from ACG, perspectives and interviews with leading researchers and clinicians, and to review archives of past meetings.

Meeting News

Endoscopic ultrasound radiofrequency ablation demonstrates high success for pancreatic tumors

November 18, 2019
SAN ANTONIO — Endoscopic ultrasound radiofrequency ablation had high technical and clinical success in the treatment of patients with…
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VIDEO: Endoscopic therapy for GERD in the ‘best position it’s ever been’

November 15, 2019
SAN ANTONIO — In this exclusive video from the American College of Gastroenterology Annual Meeting, Ronnie Fass, MD, FACG, medical director of…
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Underwater endoscopic mucosal resection viable alternative to conventional treatment

November 13, 2019
SAN ANTONIO — Underwater endoscopic mucosal resection was a safe and effective alternative to conventional resection in patients with large…
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Low-residue diet improves bowel prep, patient tolerance

November 13, 2019
SAN ANTONIO — Patients who adhered to a single-day, low-residue diet prior to colonoscopy had a better bowel preparation and reported better…
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Geriatric IBD mortality trend highlights need for ‘more standardized guidelines’

November 12, 2019
SAN ANTONIO — The odds of inpatient mortality were nearly four times higher among geriatric adults than adults aged younger than 75 years who…
Meeting NewsVideo

VIDEO: Human milk oligosaccharides effective in IBS

November 12, 2019
SAN ANTONIO — In this exclusive video perspective from the American College of Gastroenterology Annual Meeting, Magnus
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Multimodal intervention reduces opioid use in hospitalized patients with IBD

November 11, 2019
SAN ANTONIO — A series of interventions promoting guidance and appropriate therapy for pain management significantly reduced opioid use among…
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Entyvio exhibits favorable real-world safety profile in biologic-naive IBD patients

November 8, 2019
SAN ANTONIO — Entyvio was associated with significantly fewer serious adverse events and serious infections compared with anti-TNF therapy in…
Meeting NewsPerspective

Predictors of response to Stelara identified in Crohn’s

November 8, 2019
SAN ANTONIO — Researchers were able to identify predictors of response to Stelara in Crohn’s disease, and subsequently model those…
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VIDEO: What to consider when treating older patients with IBD

November 7, 2019
SAN ANTONIO — In this video, Christina Ha, MD, FACG, associate professor at Cedars-Sinai, discusses the management of inflammatory bowel…

Meeting Calendar

American College of Gastroenterology Annual Meeting

October 25, 2019 - October 30, 2019

  • Location: San Antonio, Texas
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