About Digestive Disease Week DDW is the largest international gathering of physicians.

Int J Clin Pract. 2007, 61 :1181 – 1187th.. About Digestive Disease Week DDW is the largest international gathering of physicians, researchers and academics in the fields of gastroenterology, hepatology, endoscopy and gastrointestinal surgery. DDW is jointly sponsored by the American Association for Study of Liver Diseases, the American Gastroenterological Association Institute, the American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy and the Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract. The meeting will ca.000 abstracts and hundreds of lectures on the latest advances in GI research, medicine and technology.

About Opioid-induced constipation-, according to IMS Health an estimated 266 million prescriptions for opioids for opioids in the United States in 2010 and up to 90 percent of patients with prescription opioids experience constipation, which treated a predominant component of the OIC.1 OIC can be severe and adversely affect quality of life, impair the patients compliance with opioid therapy for pain.The Yale team analyzed data from said ICD Registry, a large national registry in with information from all hospitals that implant this devices. And found that non-specialists now is performing about 29 % of ICD process. It judges the link between doctor CA with a rates ICD complications of and CRT-D implantation of. ‘In the entire group to the patients with ICDs, we found that the acute complications such cardiac arrest, perforated and bruises was higher than in patients who are had subsided her ICD instead of non – specialists,’said lead author Jeptha Curtis, Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine from Yale School of Medicine. It is not clear particularly evident in of the thoracic surgeon. ‘.