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Geriatric IBD mortality trend highlights need for ‘more standardized guidelines’

November 12, 2019
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Mesalamine most commonly prescribed Crohn’s disease treatment among older patients

November 6, 2019
SAN ANTONIO — Older patients with Crohn’s disease were less likely to receive biologic agents and more than twice as likely to receive mesalamine compared…

One question boosts memory tests’ effectiveness

November 5, 2019
Conservative estimates indicate that more than 100,000 U.S. Medicare recipients have undiagnosed dementia, according to published reports. The Alzheimer’s…
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Head trauma, TBI important causes of memory loss beyond Alzheimer’s disease

October 24, 2019
Clinicians may be able to distinguish between memory loss caused by traumatic brain injury, or TBI, vs. Alzheimer’s disease by using tailored MRI scans, according…
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Flu Forum: Are You Ready for the 2019-2020 Season?

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Genentech, Inc.

Although the impact of influenza varies, it places a substantial burden on the health of people in the United States…
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Question 20: A 58-Year-Old Female Underwent A Screening Colonoscopy That Showed A 2.5-Cm Flat Polyp In The Proximal Ascending Colon. I Tattooed The Area And Biopsied The Polyp, Which Was Initially Reported As Hyperplastic. What Should I Do?

From Curbside Consultation in Endoscopy: 49 Clinical Questions, Second Edition
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VIDEO: Reduce prescribing in patients with dementia

April 12, 2019
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