ACG

Sleeping Bowel: A Wake-up Call for Opioid-induced Complications
October 22, 2015

During the course of pain management with opioids, the line between relief and complications may be thin. At ACG 2015, the problems and solutions were covered.

Clostridium Difficile – Not Just an In-hospital Infection
October 22, 2015

Nearly 1/3 of C. difficile cases are community-acquired, placing the infection squarely in the sights of primary care physicians. A review from ACG 2015, here.

The Differential for Abdominal Pain: Go Broad
October 22, 2015

At least one-fifth of patients with abdominal pain may present in atypical fashion. A session at ACG 2015 stressed how essential it is to keep a broad differential.