Video of the Week: Natan Zundel, MD, on Surgical Treatment for Obesity – Which Treatment for Which Patient?

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 ...

Video of the Week: Christopher J. Gostout, MD, FACG, on Endoscopic Treatment for Obesity – Science Fiction or Science Fact?

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 ...

ACG 2015 Press Briefing: Obesity and Metabolic Syndrome: A GI Reality Check

EMBARGOED All research presented at the ACG Annual Scientific Meeting is strictly embargoed until Monday, October 19, 2015 at 8 AM (EDT). This year the College offers a series of pre-recorded video press briefings which feature the insights ...

Study Links Morbid Obesity to Significant Healthcare Burden

Poster 557 Inpatient Burden of Morbid Obesity in U.S.: An Analysis of Time Trends from 1997 to 2012 Salman Nusrat, MD Author Insight from Salman Nusrat, MD, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center What’s new here and important for clinicians? Prevalence ...

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 ...

Severe Obesity Predicts Adverse Outcomes in Acute Pancreatitis

  Ben L. Da, MD Poster 5 Severe Obesity Predicts Adverse Outcomes in Acute Pancreatitis Author Insight from Ben L. Da, MD, Department of Medicine, University of Southern California Medical Center What’s new here and important for clinicians? This ...