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Maastricht V/Florence Consensus Report on Managing Helicobacter pylori Infection

The latest update provides information on H. pylori and new treatment recommendations.

Consensus Guidelines for Calcium Channel Blocker Poisoning

A step-wise, symptom-based approach begins with observation for asymptomatic patients and runs through extracorporeal membrane oxygenation for those in arrest.

Use of Stents in Treatment of Benign and Malignant Esophageal Disease

A new clinical guideline from the European Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy

Updated Performance and Quality Measures for Treatment of Atrial Fibrillation

New measures apply to both inpatient and outpatient settings.