Capsule Studies Performed in a Tertiary Care Center Versus Community Referrals Prior to Single-Balloon Enteroscopy: Does It Matter?

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Within the community, patients with positive capsule endoscopy (CE) are often referred to centers performing balloon-assisted enteroscopy. There is limited data evaluating the concordance and diagnostic/therapeutic yield of CE performed in the community versus CE conducted at institutions experienced with enteroscopy. The primary aim of this retrospective… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s10620-015-3815-5

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@article{Rodriguez2015CapsuleSP, title={Capsule Studies Performed in a Tertiary Care Center Versus Community Referrals Prior to Single-Balloon Enteroscopy: Does It Matter?}, author={Andrea Carracedo Rodriguez and Ashok V. Shiani and Seth Lipka and Kirbylee K. Nelson and Ashley H. Davis-Yadley and Roshanak Rabbanifard and Ambuj Kumar and Patrick G. Brady}, journal={Digestive Diseases and Sciences}, year={2015}, volume={60}, pages={3716-3720} }