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Cirrhosis etiology may increase risk for recurrent C. difficile infection

August 14, 2019
SAN DIEGO – Non-alcoholic steatohepatitis-related cirrhosis may be an independent risk factor for recurrent Clostridium difficile infections…
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CENTAUR identifies characteristics of patients with NASH, demonstrates efficacy of cenicriviroc

July 24, 2019
SAN DIEGO – Data from year 2 of the CENTAUR study demonstrated that cenicriviroc, or CVC, reduced certain biomarkers associated with fibrosis…
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Modeling demonstrates clinical, financial benefits of long-term treatment for NASH

July 22, 2019
SAN DIEGO – A treatment regimen that demonstrates lasting efficacy for patients with advanced non-alcoholic steatohepatitis would increase…
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Patients with NASH-related decompensated cirrhosis demonstrate better mortality outcomes

June 25, 2019
SAN DIEGO – Decompensated cirrhosis due to non-alcoholic steatohepatitis may predict lower 90-day mortality compared with decompensated…
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Standardized ketogenic diet demonstrates ‘dramatic beneficial effects’ in patients with NASH

June 6, 2019
SAN DIEGO – A weight management program based on the ketogenic diet substantially improved metabolic parameters and markers of liver disease in…
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VIDEO: Obeticholic acid improves fibrosis in patients with NASH

May 22, 2019
SAN DIEGO – In this video from Digestive Disease Week, Zobair M. Younossi, MD, MPH, FACP, FACG, AGAF, discusses interim results from the phase…
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Patients at risk for NASH are under-recognized in primary care

May 21, 2019
SAN DIEGO – Patients at risk for non-alcoholic steatohepatitis may be “considerably under-recognized” in primary care, but the…
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Bariatric surgery does not increase likelihood of liver transplantation in NASH

May 20, 2019
SAN DIEGO — Patients with NASH who underwent bariatric surgery were no more likely to undergo liver transplantation surgery than those without…