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An expert panel meeting on hepatorenal syndrome (HRS) was recently convened in Kuala Lumpur with the aim of discussing management practices in different hospital settings. Chaired by Professor Sanjiv Mahadeva, consultant gastroenterologist, University Malaya Medical Centre, the meeting saw local and regional experts share HRS cases they have encountered in their practice.

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4 months ago
In patients with gastric fundal variceal (GFV) bleeding, prophylactic administration of antibiotics is associated with decreased short- and long-term mortality, whereas concurrent hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) and regular proton pump inhibitor (PPI) use are factors that may increase mortality, suggests a study.
one year ago
Saccharomyces boulardii has favourable safety and efficacy in the treatment of children aged 3 months to 5 years with acute rotavirus diarrhoea, based on a double-blind, randomised controlled trial from a developing country.
Dr. Joslyn Ngu, one year ago

Bariatric surgery is not a guarantee for weight loss success and patients require holistic postoperative care to prevent weight regain and complications, says a specialist at the 7th Malaysian Endocrine and Metabolic Society (MEMS) Annual Congress.

2 years ago
New drug applications approved by US FDA as of 1 – 15 April 2015 which includes New Molecular Entities (NMEs) and new biologics. It does not include Tentative Approvals. Supplemental approvals may have occurred since the original approval date.