Florida GI networks opens 25th location (Becker’s GI & Endoscopy)
Prolonged suspension of elective endoscopic procedures and outpatient consults could “compromise patient care and result in poor outcomes.”
Staying financially well in the time of COVID-19 (GI & Hepatology News)
“Luckily, the financial best practices that I share in “good” times ring true even in today’s world, with a few additions given the health and economic risks created by COVID-19.” – Jonathan Tudor.
COVID-19 linked to pancreatitis (Becker’s Hospital Review)
Researchers conducted an observational study of 48,012 adult patients. On admission, 189 patients were identified with pancreatitis, of which 32 patients (17 percent) were diagnosed with COVID-19.
Is Precision Medicine for IBD Ready for Prime Time? (Gastroenterology Consultant)
“Precision medicine is developing in the diagnosis and treatment of IBD, as genetic testing and assessment of prognostic factors are being used to guide treatment decisions.” – Millie Long, MD.
Webinar: Gastroenterology in a post COVID-19 world (The Hippocratic Post)
Webinar on Tuesday 1st Sep, 2020 from 6:00pm to 7:00pm. Speakers include Consultant Gastroenterologist Dr. Peter Irving and Specialist Clinical Psychologist Dr. Alexa Duff.
Why Biliary Atresia Demands Our Respect (Medscape)
“In contrast to newborns with physiologic unconjugated hyperbilirubinemia, which is common and benign, biliary atresia (conjugated hyperbilirubinemia) deserves great respect.” A commentary by William F. Balistreri, MD.