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DeVault: Physicians, patients should discuss PPIs' risks, benefits

ACG SmartBrief | May 17, 2017

New research has linked proton pump inhibitors with increased risks of side effects including chronic kidney disease. Physicians should have nuanced conversations with patients about the drugs' risks and benefits, and recent research should be considered in prescribing decisions, said Dr. Kenneth DeVault, immediate past president of ACG. Kaiser Health News (05/17)


Researchers create standardized scoring tool for pancreatitis

ACG SmartBrief | May 22, 2017

Study supports early feeding for pancreatitis patients

ACG SmartBrief | May 17, 2017

Replacing fee-for-service with salary might improve care, reduce burnout

ACG SmartBrief | May 17, 2017

Hepatic measures may predict fatty liver, metabolic syndrome

ACG SmartBrief | May 17, 2017

Preparing your practice for MIPS "Improvement Activities" Performance Category

ACG SmartBrief | May 22, 2017

Study questions efficacy, safety of gastric banding

ACG SmartBrief | May 22, 2017

Website aims to help get more older adults CRC screenings

ACG SmartBrief | May 17, 2017

Studies show healthy diet may benefit colon cancer patients

ACG SmartBrief | May 22, 2017

FDA confirms increased risk of leg, foot amputations with diabetes drug canagliflozin

ACG SmartBrief | May 17, 2017


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