Efforts to Support Effective Teaching in Endoscopy

G&H  What are the current macro trends in gastrointestinal endoscopic training? JC  The first major trend is a wider acceptance of education to the point of […]

Remote Teaching of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy

G&H  How did you become involved in remote training of gastrointestinal endoscopy? JW  In 2020, Dr Michael Marin, the Surgeon-in-Chief of the Mount Sinai Health System, […]

The Evolving Role of Advanced Endoscopic Techniques in Hepatology

Abstract: The role of advanced endoscopy in the field of hepatology has evolved rapidly over the last decade. Several novel diagnostic and therapeutic interventions can now […]

Endoscopic Approaches to Gastroparesis

  Abstract: Gastroparesis is a complex syndrome with multiple underlying etiologies and pathophysiologies that can cause significant morbidity for patients. Currently, there are limited effective and […]

Diagnostic Testing for Barrett Esophagus

  G&H  What is the importance of Barrett esophagus in relation to esophageal cancer? PS  Barrett esophagus is the only known premalignant condition of esophageal adenocarcinoma, […]

Endoscopic Approaches for the Treatment of Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease

  G&H  When should endoscopic therapy, rather than surgical therapy, be considered for the treatment of gastroesophageal reflux disease? RF  Endoscopic therapy for the treatment of […]

Utility of Diagnostic Tests in Children With Functional Abdominal Pain Disorders

  Abstract: Functional gastrointestinal disorders (FGIDs) and functional Pediatric disorders (FAPDs) are common in pediatric patients. The prevalence of FGIDs using the Rome IV criteria ranges […]

Update on Endoscopic Approaches for the Management of Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease

  Abstract: Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) is one of the most commonly encountered gastrointestinal diseases in outpatient clinics. Proton pump inhibitors (PPIs) are the cornerstone of […]

Endoscopic Management of Barrett Esophagus

  G&H  What are the current guideline recommendations regarding endoscopic screening and surveillance for Barrett esophagus? NS  A risk-based algorithm, based upon multiple factors, is used […]

Managing Obesity With Endoscopic Sleeve Gastroplasty

  G&H  What is the role of endoscopic sleeve gastroplasty in the management of obesity? RS  Approximately 30% of the US population is overweight or obese, […]

Gastro-Hep News

US Food and Drug Administration Approves Treatment for Chronic Hepatitis C Virus Genotypes 1 Through 6 On July 18, 2017, the US Food and Drug Administration […]

Peroral Endoscopic Myotomy for the Management of Esophageal Disorders

  G&H  What is the evolution of peroral endoscopic myotomy as a treatment option for esophageal disorders? IG  The evolution of peroral endoscopic myotomy (POEM) involved […]

Key Questions in Gastrointestinal Endoscopy to Guide Future Research

  G&H  How were the key unanswered questions in gastrointestinal endoscopy identified and ranked? PS  Establishing the key unanswered research questions within the field of gastrointestinal […]

Nonradiation, Endoscopic Ultrasound–Based Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography

Gastroenterology & Hepatology Volume 13, Issue 1, January 2017 Kenneth F. Binmoeller, MD Medical Director Interventional Endoscopic Services California Pacific Medical Center San Francisco, California G&H  […]

The Use of Endoscopy and Radiofrequency Ablation for the Treatment of GERD

  G&H  When is endoscopic therapy, rather than surgical therapy, considered for the treatment of gastroesophageal reflux disease? JP This is a difficult question to answer […]

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