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.

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VIDEO: ‘Good portion’ of IBS derived from the gut microbiome

November 7, 2019
SAN ANTONIO — In this exclusive video from the American College of Gastroenterology Annual Meeting, Mark Pimentel, MD, executive director of…
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Mesalamine most commonly prescribed Crohn’s disease treatment among older patients

November 6, 2019
SAN ANTONIO — Older patients with Crohn’s disease were less likely to receive biologic agents and more than twice as likely to receive…
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VIDEO: How to identify, manage patients with high-risk ulcerative colitis

November 5, 2019
SAN ANTONIO — In this video from the American College of Gastroenterology Annual Meeting, David T. Rubin, MD, section chief of…
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VIDEO: Techniques, technology to improve adenoma detection

November 5, 2019
SAN ANTONIO — In this exclusive video from the American College of Gastroenterology Annual Meeting, Tonya R. Kaltenbach, MD, MS, FACG, from…
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VIDEO: Therapeutic drug monitoring improves IBD outcomes

November 4, 2019
SAN ANTONIO — In this video, Bincy P. Abraham, MD, MS, AGAF, FACG, Fondren Distinguished Professor in Inflammatory Bowel Disease from Houston…
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VIDEO: Determining what age to start, stop colon cancer screening is a ‘big controversy’

November 1, 2019
SAN ANTONIO — In this exclusive video from the American College of Gastroenterology Annual Meeting, Aasma Shaukat, MD, MPH, FACG, professor of…
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VIDEO: ‘We should be using less antibiotics’ for traveler’s diarrhea

November 1, 2019
SAN ANTONIO — In this exclusive video from the American College of Gastroenterology Annual Meeting, Mark S. Riddle, MD, of the University of…
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VIDEO: IBD anti-TNF use in early pregnancy linked to preeclampsia risk

October 31, 2019
SAN ANTONIO — In this exclusive video from the American College of Gastroenterology Annual Meeting, Sunanda V. Kane, MD, a gastroenterologist…
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VIDEO: Low-volume colonoscopy prep Plenvu well tolerated by patients

October 31, 2019
SAN ANTONIO — In this exclusive video from the American College of Gastroenterology Annual Meeting, Brooks D. Cash, MD, FACG, chief of the…
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Opioids linked with rectal hyposensitivity in patients with chronic constipation

October 30, 2019
SAN ANTONIO — Recent opioid use was an independent risk factor for rectal hyposensitivity and defecation dysfunction in patients with chronic…