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Cooperation and Reciprocity in Organ Transplantation

August 07, 2014 | By Bjorn Rembacken

Surely one of the cornerstones of the survival of any species is how individuals participate by means of “Reciprocity” (Oxford dictionary; exchanging things or favours with others for mutual benefit) and “Cooperation” (the action or process of working together to the same end).

Journal Watch

The enemy within—dysbiosis and ulcerative colitis

August 18, 2014 | By Philip Smith

In recent years, there has been a growing recognition that the gut microbiota and the development of a microbial imbalance within the gastrointestinal tract—termed ‘dysbiosis’—are important in the pathogenesis of inflammatory bowel diseases, especially Crohn’s disease.

Case of the Month

Should I stick to the Plan?

July 09, 2014 | By Bjorn Rembacken

In the latest case, Bjorn tackles a patient that has returned after previously undergoing Radiofrequency Ablation.

Journal Watch

How accurate is a Gastroenterologist's Gut Feeling?

July 08, 2014 | By Bjorn Rembacken

June’s edition of the UEG Journal features a study that explores the accuracy of gastroenterologist’s estimates about outcomes – dubbed their ‘Gut Feeling’ – with interesting results.

Education News

Upcoming Conference: "Oncologist meets Gastroenterologist"

July 07, 2014 | By Julia Kasper

Gastroenterologists interested in oncology and oncologists interested in gastroenterology can register for the Central European Gastroenterology Meeting on August 30-31, 2014 in Gdansk. This year CEURGEM is organised in cooperation with the Intestinal Section of the Polish Society of Gastroenterology (SJ PTGE) and the European Society of Gastrointestinal Oncology (ESDO).

Classroom Course

Summer School 2014

GI training fun and inspiring: 165 participants gathered for intense case discussions and hands-on training.
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E-learning Editors

Meet the editorial team

Recruited from across Europe, our dedicated web editors are responsible for the content of UEG E-learning.
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UEG Week Vienna

Young GI Network

Only for delegates below 40: meet at the Young GI Lounge to network with peers from around the world.
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