Researchers proposed a nonsurgical approach with targeted colonic delivery of MCFAs, which induce EECs and neuronal activation leading to anorectic effects in adults with obesity.
Researchers assessed the decline in high-risk GI and pancreato-biliary lesions detected during the COVID-19 pandemic due to reduced numbers of endoscopic procedures performed.
The rapid spread of the highly contagious delta variant around the world means that the United States will continue with COVID-19 international travel restrictions for now.
The prototype vaccines project is the brainchild of Barney Graham, M.D., deputy director of the NIAID Vaccine Research Center.
Practitioners working in Tamil Nadu, India, once a COVID-19 hotspot, shared their experience with managing gastrointestinal services at the peak of the pandemic.
Black adult patients experience significantly worse patient safety relative to White patients at the same hospital for six of 11 patient safety indicators.
Investigators compared the association of colorectal cancer risk with the use of colonoscopy or fecal immunochemical testing during cancer screening.
Racially and ethnically underrepresented family physicians report a lower frequency of emotional exhaustion and depersonalization than non-underrepresented peers.
Although the rise in pediatric obesity predates the COVID-19 pandemic, stressors experienced during the pandemic exposed inequities in children’s health.
Such local orders are consistent with federal guidelines that permit local authorities to require prevention measures
In the Veterans Affairs (VA) system, outpatient antibiotic prescribing decreased from 2011 to 2018.
Conventional measures of staff quality, including direct care staff-to-resident ratio did not predict COVID-19 cases, deaths
Researchers outlined clinical tools for the evaluation and management of obesity in general gastroenterology practice.
Gupta was the former health commissioner of West Virginia and is chief medical and health officer for the March of Dimes
While the causes of gender gaps are often complex and inextricably intertwined, a more in depth approach is needed to identify areas where immediate action can be taken to improve gender equity and diversity in gastroenterology.
Pediatric clinicians spend significantly less total and after-hours time actively using electronic health record systems compared with general medicine and family medicine clinicians.
Investigators sought to examine the patient characteristics associated with completing in-person and telemedicine visits for GI care.
Pfizer and its partner BioNTech announced Thursday they would seek approval for a booster COVID-19 shot and begin studies on a reformulated vaccine that targets the highly contagious Delta variant.
Patients receiving care in hospitals during surges have up to twice the COVID-19 mortality risk versus those seen in nonsurging hospital-months
Demand for blood is up 10 percent in the United States, and some U.S hospitals are postponing surgeries due to shortages.