A randomized controlled trial of pre-procedure simethicone and N-acetylcysteine to improve mucosal visibility during gastroscopy – NICEVIS

@inproceedings{Basford2016ARC,
  title={A randomized controlled trial of pre-procedure simethicone and N-acetylcysteine to improve mucosal visibility during gastroscopy – NICEVIS},
  author={Peter John Basford and Jamie Brown and Lisa Gadeke and Carole Fogg and Ben Haysom-Newport and Reuben Ogollah and Rupam Bhattacharyya and Gaius Longcroft-Wheaton and Fergus Thursby-Pelham and James Richard Neale and Pradeep Bhandari},
  booktitle={Endoscopy international open},
  year={2016}
}
Background and study aims: Mucosal views can be impaired by residual bubbles and mucus during gastroscopy. This study aimed to determine whether a pre-gastroscopy drink containing simethicone and N-acetylcysteine improves mucosal visualisation. Patients and methods: We conducted a randomized controlled trial recruiting 126 subjects undergoing routine… CONTINUE READING