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Study supports testing strip for SBP in cirrhosis patients

ACG SmartBrief | Sep 21, 2016

An analysis on the use of the PeriScreen strip in cirrhosis patients found it can be an affordable and efficient way to diagnose spontaneous bacterial peritonitis, researchers reported in The American Journal of Gastroenterology. Researchers said using the strip as a first-line option in outpatients could save money and provide a rapid diagnosis that allows for timely discharge. Read the abstract. Healio (free registration) (09/19)


Data show 9.2% rate of serious adverse events in FMT

ACG SmartBrief | Sep 26, 2016

Study supports using split-dose bowel prep

ACG SmartBrief | Sep 26, 2016

Physicians discuss ways to improve colonoscopy

ACG SmartBrief | Sep 21, 2016

Research supports ultrashort HCV therapies for some patients

ACG SmartBrief | Sep 21, 2016

Probiotics do not affect everyone the same way, GI doc says

ACG SmartBrief | Sep 21, 2016

FDA approves biosimilar for multiple inflammatory diseases

ACG SmartBrief | Sep 26, 2016

Guidance calls for screening HCV patients for HBV

ACG SmartBrief | Sep 21, 2016

Drugmakers see NASH as blockbuster target

ACG SmartBrief | Sep 26, 2016

NSAIDs may not reduce esophageal cancer risk, study finds

ACG SmartBrief | Sep 26, 2016


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Join colleagues in Nashville for the ACG Southern Regional PG Course and Hepatitis School, Dec. 4-6

ACG SmartBrief | Sep 26, 2016

Post a job and find a job on the ACG 2016 Job Forum

ACG SmartBrief | Sep 26, 2016

Overcoming Challenges in the Modern Day Practice

ACG SmartBrief | Sep 21, 2016

Still time to register for ACG's three-day Clinical Review, Oct. 14-16 at The Venetian in Las Vegas

ACG SmartBrief | Sep 21, 2016

Biologics and Biosimilars

ACG SmartBrief | Sep 19, 2016