|Questions remain about celiac triggers, diagnosis
Despite increased research and media attention, much about celiac disease (CD) remains unknown, including exactly what triggers it and why four out of five people who have it escape diagnosis.Single-incision pediatric surgery is safe and effective
A retrospective review of the first 11 children to undergo single-incision laparoscopic colon and rectal surgery at Mayo Clinic shows the procedure resulted in shorter hospital stays, reduced pain and faster recovery with excellent overall outcomes.
Mayo Clinic General Thoracic Surgery Symposium
May 3, 2013, in Rochester, Minn.
10th Annual Course: 2013 Mayo Clinic EUS Summit and Principles and Pearls in Pancreatology
This one-day course provides updates on management of complex thoracic surgical problems, with interactive sessions allowing students to discuss issues of interest with experts in the field. Pulmonary topics will be covered as well as benign and malignant esophageal disease.
July 31-Aug. 3, 2013
Mayo Clinic Gastroenterology and Hepatology Board Review
This course gives health care providers at all experience levels a comprehensive, multidisciplinary review of endoscopic ultrasound. Experts from gastroenterology, hepatology, radiology and endosonography will discuss the impact and role of EUS in their practice.
Sept. 5-8, 2013, in Chicago
Designed for candidates preparing for certification or maintenance of certification examinations in gastroenterology, this course will include topics such as pathology, endoscopy, radiology and nutrition.
Gastroenterology Continuous Professional Development