Steatohepatitis/Metabolic Liver Disease

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Bariatric surgery does not increase likelihood of liver transplantation in NASH

May 20, 2019
In the Journals

MRE links liver stiffness, CVD risk in patients with type 2 diabetes

May 20, 2019
Increased liver fibrosis assessed by magnetic resonance elastography among patients with nonalcoholic fatty liver disease and type 2 diabetes correlated with a higher…
In the Journals

Daily aspirin use reduces risk for fibrosis progression in NAFLD

May 16, 2019
Results from a prospective study of patients with biopsy-proven nonalcoholic fatty liver disease showed that daily aspirin use correlated with less severe histologic…
In the Journals

Low-carb superior to low-fat diet for hepatic fat loss regardless of NAFLD

May 14, 2019
Patients who followed a Mediterranean low-carbohydrate diet showed significant reductions in hepatic fat content beyond visceral adipose tissue changes that correlated…
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CME

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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GI Bookshelf

Question 24: A 65-Year-Old Male On Plavix Following A Recent Mi And Coronary Stenting Was Seen In The Er With Fever, Pain, Jaundice, And A Wbc Of 18,000. Us Showed A Dilated Bile Duct Of 15 Mm And A Gallbladder Full Of Stones. Mrcp Revealed A 15-Mm Stone In The Distal Cbd. What Would You Do?

From Curbside Consultation in Endoscopy: 49 Clinical Questions, Second Edition
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VIDEO: Genfit promotes NASH awareness as equally important as therapy

April 30, 2019
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