Dietary Fat, the Gut Microbiome and Metabolic Risk

2015-11-16 19:43:31 UTC Duration 25 mins Takeaways Eugene B. Chang, MD, AGAF, highlights the role of gut microbes in our metabolic processes. Presented at Digestive Disease Week®, May 16-19, 2015, Walter E. Washington Convention Center, Washington, DC About the...

Current Role of FMT for Treatment of C. Difficile

2015-11-16 20:26:15 UTC Duration 25 minutes Takeaways Christina M. Surawicz, MD, MACG, discusses the efficacy of fecal microbiota transplantation to treat C. difficile, IBD and other GI disorders. Presented at Digestive Disease Week®, May 16-19, 2015, Walter E....

Current Role of FMT to Treat IBD

2015-11-16 20:27:28 UTC Duration 25 minutes Takeaways FMT expert Colleen R. Kelly, MD, explains what to you need to know about FMT in the setting of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). Presented at Digestive Disease Week®, May 16-19, 2015, Walter E. Washington...

You Are What You Eat: Pre and Pro-Biotics

2015-11-16 20:36:29 UTC Duration 19 minutes Takeaways Eamonn M. Quigley, MD, discusses the definition of pre and probiotics, steps that should be taken in characterizing a probiotic, and lists clinical disorders that may benefit from the use of a probiotic. Presented...