Tag: endoscopy

What is New at Johns Hopkins Therapeutic Endoscopy conference (HITEC 2019 april 3-5) ?

Following last year success of HITEC (Hopkins International Therapeutic Endoscopy Conference) at Johns Hopkins in Baltimore, Invivox went to interview the 2 main course directors Drs. Mouen Kashab and Dr. Vivek Kumbhari regarding the next edition of this International conference...

/ 26 October 2018

Gastric mucosal devitalization (GMD): New weight loss therapy

A new study by Prof. Vivek Kumbhari and his team shows a potentially new weight loss method: targeting the gastric mucosa with GMD. The gastric mucosa is an endocrine organ that regulates satiation pathways by expression of orexigenic and anorexigenic...

/ 22 February 2018
endoscopy intervention

Are Your Endoscopy Skills Outdated?

Endoscopy is evolving. Innovations in the emerging field of interventional endoscopy have transformed a routine diagnostic procedure into the next generation of minimally invasive surgery. As a result of this rapid innovation, the American College of Gastroenterologists and the American...

/ 4 November 2016