We are proud to partner with PENTAX Medical.

PENTAX Medical will provide substantial funding over 3 years to stimulate advancement that may advance the technology and practice of gastroenterology and improve patient outcomes. We are proud to partner with PENTAX Medical, a business focused on improving patient treatment through innovative medical systems, said Anil K. Rustgi, MD, AGAF, president, AGA Institute. This generous gift will help the AGA Institute in developing essential programming to advance innovation in gastroenterology, with the ultimate goal of developing fresh ways to care for patients suffering from digestive illnesses.Total cholesterol levels were highest in high-income countries, intermediate in middle-income countries, and lowest in low-income countries, but details on cholesterol levels was available for no more than 75 percent of the individuals. Medications and Revascularization Among participants without cardiovascular disease at baseline, the use of antiplatelet medicines was highest in high-income countries, intermediate in middle-income countries and lowest in low-income countries ; an identical pattern was seen in the use of beta-blockers , and statins .