Aspirin Use as Treatment in Colorectal Cancer: Teaching an Old Dog New Tricks
Author: Jeffrey A. Gordon, M.D.
Submitted: September 12, 2009. Updated: November 24, 2014.
Category: Gastroenterology | Oncology | Pharmacy
Aspirin use can decrease the risk of colorectal adenomas. Full-dose, but not low-dose, aspirin may decrease the risk of developing colorectal cancer. Whether or not aspirin use can favorably augment survival in patients diagnosed with colorectal cancer…
Novel therapy combinations gain ground in treating hepatitis
Author: Dr. M. Mavru
Submitted: May 26, 2006. Updated: September 21, 2009.
Category: Gastroenterology | Hepatology | Pharmacy
According to recent estimates, hepatitis has become a worldwide health problem, affecting millions of people in the U.S. and abroad.