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Machine-learning algorithms may identify those at risk for opioid overdose

March 22, 2019
In the Journals

Money doesn’t talk for FIT incentive

March 22, 2019
Results from a randomized clinical trial suggest that $10 is not enough to motivate people to return their fecal immunochemical tests for colorectal cancer screening. …
In the Journals

Patients with IBD appear more receptive to text-based telemedicine

March 21, 2019
Lower attrition rates observed in a year-long study revealed that patients with inflammatory bowel disease are more receptive to an improved, text-based telemedicine…
In the Journals

Number of opioids prescribed falls as long-term prescriptions rise

March 15, 2019
Over a period of 12 years, the number of opioids prescribed per person decreased, whereas the prescribing rate for long-term prescriptions increased, according to…
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Cirrhosis and Hepatic Encephalopathy – Managing Their Consequences and Complications

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Salix Pharmaceuticals, a division of Valeant Pharmaceuticals North America LLC.

Cirrhosis, or advanced fibrosis of the liver, can lead to serious health sequelae or death. However, substantial…
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Question 28: I Have A Patient With Biliary-Type Pain, But No Other Evidence Of Bile Duct Disease (Normal Diameter Duct On Ultrasound, Normal Liver Function Tests). How Should Such A Patient Be Managed?

From Curbside Consultation in Endoscopy: 49 Clinical Questions, Second Edition
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VIDEO: Patient Voice award recipient thanks physicians, researchers

December 1, 2018
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