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August is Gastroparesis Awareness Month, an opportunity to learn more about the causes and symptoms of this digestive motility disorder.

Using a methylene blue dye tablet during a colonoscopy can boost a gastroenterologist’s Adenoma Detection Rate (ADR) by almost 9 percent, a study finds.

Two studies published in Gastrointestinal Endoscopy suggest that a new device called the Endocuff could boost a gastroenterologist’s ability to detect precancerous polyps called adenomas.

Besides a GI Doctor’s Adenoma Detection Rate (ADR), people should also ask about a doctor’s withdrawal time and cecal intubation rate for a quality colonoscopy.

Finding the best GI specialist begins with asking the right questions. Here are some guidelines to follow when choosing a gastroenterologist for a colonoscopy.