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Video of the Week: Mark Pochapin, MD, FACG: Beyond the Colonoscope–Are Colon Capsule, CT Colonography or Stool DNA Ready for Prime Time?

Explore the ACG Education Universe with Weekly Picks by Co-Editors The ACG Education Universe is a robust online educational library featuring video presentations from ACG’s national and regional meetings. To help guide you through the wealth ...

Will Fecal Microbiota Transplantation (FMT) Really Make Me Fat?

  Monika Fischer, MD, MSCR Poster 795 Weight Change After Fecal Microbiota Transplantation (FMT) Is Not Associated With Donor Body Mass Index (BMI) Author Insight from Monika Fischer, MD, MSCR, Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine, Division ...

Obesity Increases Length of Stay, Interventions, Not Death Risk, for Lower GI Bleeding

    Marwan S. Abougergi, MD Poster 98 Obesity Impacts Resource Utilization but Not Mortality among Patients Admitted with Lower Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage: A Nationwide Analysis Author Insight from Marwan S. Abougergi, MD, Catalyst ...

Poster 1495 Management and Outcomes of Patients with Failed Fecal Microbiota Transplantation for Recurrent Clostridium difficile Infection

**EMBARGOED All research presented at the ACG Annual Scientific Meeting is strictly embargoed until Monday, October 19, 2015 at 8 AM  (EDT).   Sahil Khanna, MD Poster 1495 Management and Outcomes of Patients with Failed Fecal Microbiota ...

Survey Highlights Alarming Deficit in Knowledge of Basic Nutrition, Colorectal Cancer Risk Factors Among High Schoolers

Noor Hasaon Poster 851 Assessment of Nutritional Knowledge in High School Students: A Survey Study Author Insight from Noor A. Hason, Texas Clinical Research Institute What’s new here and important for clinicians? The results of this study ...

Possible Link Between Common IBS Symptoms and Alterations of Intestinal Microbiota

  Yehuda Ringel, MD, FACG Oral 5 Associations of Clinical Symptoms and Bowel Characteristics With Intestinal Microbiota in Patients With Irritable Bowel Syndrome Author Insight from Yehuda (Udi) Ringel, MD, FACG, Professor of Medicine, ...