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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Repeat PCR testing ‘should not be used’ to predict recurrent C. difficile infection

October 28, 2019
SAN ANTONIO — The median time to a first negative stool polymerase chain reaction test after the treatment of Clostridioides difficile
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Double high-level disinfection, sterilization do not eliminate positive duodenoscope cultures

October 28, 2019
SAN ANTONIO — Reprocessing duodenoscopes with double high-level disinfection and liquid chemical sterilization helped produce lower rates of…
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Over-the-scope clips reduce upper GI rebleeding

October 28, 2019
SAN ANTONIO — Patients with upper gastrointestinal bleeding treated with large, over-the-scope hemoclips experienced lower rates of rebleeding…
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And your 2019 Healio Disruptive Innovators are ...

October 28, 2019
SAN ANTONIO – At this year’s American College of Gastroenterology Annual Meeting, Healio honored Disruptive Innovators in seven different…
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4 ‘key ingredients’ to develop a specialty medical home

October 27, 2019
SAN ANTONIO — There are four key elements to success in creating a specialty-centered medical home – smart medicine, meeting unmet needs…
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Healio to report live from ACG 2019

October 24, 2019
SAN ANTONIO — Starting this weekend, Healio Gastroenterology and Liver Disease will provide live coverage as the exclusive media partner of the…

Healio announces its Disruptive Innovators finalists

October 4, 2019
SAN ANTONIO — Healio will host its second Disruptive Innovators reception during the American College of Gastroenterology’s Annual…
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VIDEO: Patient Voice award recipient thanks physicians, researchers

December 1, 2018
Healio Gastroenterology and Liver Disease unveiled its inaugural Disruptive Innovators Awards recipients at the American College of Gastroenterology…
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VIDEO: More effective treatments needed for chronic idiopathic constipation

November 27, 2018
PHILADELPHIA — In this exclusive video from the American College of Gastroenterology Annual Meeting, Mike Nedham, product strategy lead for GI…
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VIDEO: How to bridge the patient education gap in chronic constipation

November 27, 2018
PHILADELPHIA — In this exclusive video from the American College of Gastroenterology Annual Meeting, William Chey, MD, FACG, of the division of…