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Risk Factors for Inadequate Colonoscopy Bowel Preparations in African Americans and Whites at an Urban Medical Center
Objectives Poor bowel preparation leads to inadequate examinations and shorter surveillance intervals for colorectal cancer screening. Previous studies regarding risk factors for inadequateExpand
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A Rapid and Accurate Method to Detect Active Small Bowel Gastrointestinal Bleeding on Video Capsule Endoscopy
BackgroundVideo capsule endoscopy (VCE) is indicated to evaluate for suspected small bowel bleeding, but “standard view” (SV) evaluation is time-consuming. Rapid Reader 6.0 software (Given Imaging,Expand
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Resident time spent in clinical and educational activities at home: implications for duty hours.
T he Accreditation Council of Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) recently finalized duty hour restrictions to be implemented by July 2011. The new standards require programs to ensure that residentsExpand
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Two endoscopic resection methods for the removal of an over-the-scope clip.
re 1. A, Case 1. The Over-The-Scope Clip in the stomach visualized before removal by using the EMR technique. B, Case 1. The snare is in place nd the tissue below the clip with snare cautery in use.Expand
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Are gastroenterologists willing to implement imaging-guided surveillance for Barrett’s esophagus? Results from a national survey
Introduction: The American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ASGE) has published a Preservation and Incorporation of Valuable Endoscopic Innovations (PIVI) statement on incorporating anExpand
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