Noninvasive Assessment of Fibrosis Regression in Hepatitis C Virus Sustained Virologic Responders

Hirsh D. Trivedi, MD, Steven C. Lin, MD, and Daryl T. Y. Lau, MD, MSc, MPH

  Abstract: The emergence of direct-acting antiviral (DAA) therapies and noninvasive measures of liver fibrosis has streamlined the management of patients with chronic hepatitis C virus […]

Managing the Adult Patient With Short Bowel Syndrome

Carol Rees Parrish, MS, RD, and John K. DiBaise, MD

  Abstract: Short bowel syndrome (SBS) is a malabsorptive disorder associated with significant morbidity and mortality, reduced quality of life, and high health care costs. Managing […]

The Use of Nonselective Beta Blockers for Treatment of Portal Hypertension

Guadalupe Garcia-Tsao, MD

  G&H  What are the various stages of portal hypertension? GG-T  Portal hypertension, which simply refers to an increase in portal pressure, can occur in different […]

Introduction to Biosimilar Use in Patients With Inflammatory Bowel Disease 

Gary R. Lichtenstein, MD

  G&H  What is a biosimilar? GL  According to the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA), a biosimilar is a product that is highly similar to […]

The Past, Present, and Future of Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography

Richard A. Kozarek, MD

G&H  How has endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography evolved since its development? RK  Endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP) was initially developed in 1968 as a diagnostic tool. Patients would […]

New Strategies to Improve Polypectomy During Colonoscopy

Michael B. Wallace, MD, MPH

Supplement 3   Abstract: In the United States, colorectal cancer (CRC) is the second-leading cause of cancer-related deaths. The most effective strategy for prevention of CRC […]

View More Issues
Millennium Medical Publishing, Inc