Chromoendoscopy recommended for UC surveillance
Chromoendoscopy for chronic ulcerative colitis surveillance is easy to learn, verifiable, improves dysplasia detection rates and adds little to procedure times. Mayo Clinic investigators argue for its widespread adoption.
Clinical trial tests efficacy of hemin for gastroparesis
Mouse studies show that hemin can reverse damage to the ICC network and restore normal gastric function in diabetic gastroparesis. Now, investigators are hoping to prove the same benefit in humans.
Mayo Clinic Gastroenterology and Hepatology Board Review
Sept. 5-8, 2013, in Chicago
Individualizing Medicine 2013: From Promise to Practice
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.
Sept. 30-Oct. 2, 2013, in Rochester, Minn.
26th Annual Selected Topics in Internal Medicine
This conference helps physicians and other health care providers understand the latest developments in genomics and applications for integrating them into clinical practice. It features expert speakers, focused breakout sessions, a poster session, case studies and opportunities for discussion.
Jan. 27-31, 2014, in Kauai, Hawaii
Mayo Clinic Gastroenterology & Hepatology 2014
This postgraduate course updates internists, internist-subspecialists and other primary health care providers on selected internal medicine topics, including some of the most common problems encountered in clinical practice.
March 13-16, 2014, in Orlando, Fla.
Designed for physicians and other health care providers in gastroenterology and hepatology, this course discusses new approaches to the diagnosis and management of gastrointestinal and liver diseases.
Gastroenterology Continuous Professional Development