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Healio to provide live coverage of The Liver Meeting 2017

October 21, 2017

WASHINGTON — Beginning Friday, October 20, Healio Gastroenterology and Liver Disease will provide live coverage from the The Liver Meeting 2017.

Held from Oct. 20 to 24 at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center, the meeting will feature a comprehensive program highlighting the latest developments in hepatology and practice management guidance.

Meeting News

Liver pressure has 'come of age,' aids management of liver disease

October 17, 2017
ORLANDO — Measuring hepatic pressure should be done by gastroenterologists and hepatologists because it can best direct treatment and outcomes, according to an…
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VIDEO: Liver disease topics discussed at DDW include HCV, NAFLD, statins

May 12, 2017
CHICAGO — In this exclusive video from Digestive Disease Week, Norah Terrault, MD, MPH, discusses the topics reviewed during a press conference involving several…
In the Journals

'Acute on chronic GI bleeding' identified as a distinct syndrome linked to cirrhosis, portal hypertension

April 24, 2017
Researchers have identified a unique GI bleeding syndrome associated with cirrhosis and portal hypertension, which they call “acute on chronic GI bleeding.”…
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