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Frailty is Independently Associated with Higher Mortality an...
Dig Dis Sci

Frailty is independently associated with higher mortality and burden of healthcare utilization in patients with...

20 Jan 2023

Comparative Safety of Biologic Agents in Patients with IBD w...
Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol

In patients with IBD with active or recent cancer, TNFα antagonists and non-TNF biologics have comparable safety....

17 Jan 2023

Tenofovir With or Without PegIFN Alfa Followed by Protocoliz...
Am J Gastroenterol

PegIFN combined TDF followed by protocolized TDF withdrawal led to earlier but not higher percentages of HBsAg...

10 Jan 2023

Low Thyroid Function is Associated with An Increased Risk of...
BMC Gastroenterol

Elevated TSH concentrations are associated with advanced hepatic fibrosis, even in the euthyroid state.

09 Jan 2023

Slide Library

Effect of Zinc on Innate Immunity in Children with Enterotoxigenic Escherichia coli (ETEC)-Induced Diarrhea

Enterotoxigenic Escherichia coli (ETEC) is the major bacterial pathogen causing acute watery diarrhea in children from countries of the developing...

 
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Is There an Impact of Early GERD on Childhood Otologic Outcome?

Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) is a common problem in children and it has been linked to multiple extraesophageal manifestations. Athough...

 
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Eosinophilic Esophagitis in Children: A Concise Overview of an Emerging Disease

Eosinophilic esophagitis (EoE) is a chronic immune-mediated inflammatory disorder with its incidence and prevalence widely rising in all age groups...

 
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Probiotics-Lactobacillus rhamnosus GG

This slide set covers basic understanding of probiotics and mechanism of action focussing on Lactobacillus rhamnosus GG strain.  

 
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Patient Education

Mesalo Foam: Drug Administration Guideline

This video educates patients on how to use this device (Cannister) containing mesalazine for treatment of mild to moderate UC.  It explains the compo...

Our Publications

UTI Management: For Gastroenterologists

Guidelines for UTI management, summarised for gastroenterologists.

Liver Disease and Pregnancy

Up to 3% of pregnant women suffer from pregnancy-associated liver diseases, which are the most frequent cause of liver dysfunction in pregnancy. Due...

Approach to Hepatitis B in Pregnancy

Chronic hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection in pregnancy is an important global health problem. Over 50% of the estimated 240–350 million chronic...

Diagnosis of Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease

Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) is a disease which encompasses a wide range of symptoms for the patient. The diagnosis of GERD is often based...

Key Trials

Functional Constipation and GERD Frequently Co-occur in Children

Functional constipation and GERD frequently co-occur in children, hence children with FC should also be assessed for GERD. Both the conditions...

Effects of Prophylactic Administration of Rifaximin on Gut Microbiota in Cirrhotic Patients

Administration of rifaximin for 12 weeks was well tolerated and was associated with improved hyperammonemia and neurophysiological function in...

Response to Obeticholic Acid using Non-invasive Tests in Patients with NASH - 18-Month Interim Analysis of REGENERATE Trial

REGENERATE Month 18 interim analysis demonstrated rapid and sustained improvements in various non-invasive tests (NITs) in patients treated with...

Switching to Tenofovir Alafenamide from Tenofovir Disoproxil Fumarate Might be Beneficial in Chronic HBV Patients

The results of this study revealed good viral suppression and ALT normalization after switching to tenofovir alafenamide (TAF) from tenofovir...

Poll

Which of the following do you perceive to be the biggest USP of sofosbuvir-velpatasvir over other existing treatment options for chronic hepatitis C in India?

Its approval for use in decompensated HCV patients
20% (1 vote)
First fixed dose combination with pangenotypic activity
20% (1 vote)
No need of ribavirin addition for treating HCV genotype 3 patients
40% (2 votes)
All of the above
20% (1 vote)
Total votes: 5