Barrett's Esophagus

Journal Updates
Mediterranean diet improves microbiome
eMediNexus, 18 February 2020
#Diabetes and Endocrinology #Gastroenterology

A new study published in the BMJ journal Gut suggested that eating Mediterranean diet for just one year altered the mic ...MORE

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News and Updates
Esophageal reflux is common post-sleeve gastrectomy
eMediNexus, 16 April 2019
#Gastroenterology #General Surgery #Pharmacist

Findings of a new systematic review and meta-analysis reported in the Annals of Surgery, online March 1, 2019 show a 19% overall increase in the prevalence o ...MORE

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News and Updates
Duodenoscope contamination rates continue to high, finds FDA
eMediNexus, 14 April 2019
#Gastroenterology #Pharmacist #Public Health

Postmarket surveillance studies examining the percentage of clinically used duodenoscopes which remain contaminated with viable microorganisms after use of l ...MORE

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Conferences
Management Strategies and Surveillance in Barretts Esophagus
Dr Prateek Sharma, USA, 06 December 2018
#Gastroenterology #Oncology
  • Barrett’s esophagus (BE) is the main risk factor for esophageal cancer, a cancer rising in incidence.
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Journal Updates
A new antibiotic for complicated intra-abdominal infections
eMediNexus, 29 August 2018
#Gastroenterology #Infectious Diseases #Public Health

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved injectable eravacycline (Xerava, Tetraphase Pharmaceuticals) for treatment of complicated intra-abdomi ...MORE

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Journal Updates
Taking esomeprazole with aspirin may reduce risk of dysplasia in patients with Barretts esophagus
eMediNexus, 15 June 2018
#Gastroenterology #Hematology #Oncology #Pathology and Lab Medicine #Public Health

Taking a high dose of esomeprazole with low dose aspirin for at least seven years can moderately reduce the risk of developing high grade dysplasia or esopha ...MORE

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