Digestive system

POSE Method video

Know the endoscopic POSE method

Doctor Juan Antonio Casellas Valdé, head of the Digestive System Department, talks about the POSE Method:
Hi, I’m Juan Antonio Casellas, responsible doctor of the digestion unit of the IMED Elche hospital.

Obesity has been recognized by the World Health Organization as the scourge of the 21st century. In fact, obese patients have a higher risk of mortality due to pathologies among others:

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gastric bypass surgery

What is Gastric Bypass? Surgery and Treatment

A Gastric Bypass procedure divides the stomach into a small upper pouch and a much larger lower pouch and finally the small intestine will be connected to both. Surgeons have developed several different ways to reconnect the intestine, thus leading to several different gastric bypass procedure names. Any GBP leads to a marked reduction in the functional volume of

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Irritable bowel syndrome

Irritable Bowel syndrome

Irritable Bowel syndrome (IBS) is a long lasting, chronic gut disorder that causes abdominal pain, altered bowel habits with frequent diarrhea and other similar symptoms.
It is important to understand the difference between IBS and other similar illness like the inflammatory bowel disease (IDB) with Crohn’s disease (CD) and ulcerative colitis (UC) being one of its types. The main divergence

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