Effect of surveillance of Barrett's oesophagus on the clinical outcome of oesophageal cancer.

@article{Fountoulakis2004EffectOS,
  title={Effect of surveillance of Barrett's oesophagus on the clinical outcome of oesophageal cancer.},
  author={A. Fountoulakis and K D Zafirellis and Kevin A Dolan and Simon P. L. Dexter and Ian J G Martin and Henry M. Sue-Ling},
  journal={The British journal of surgery},
  year={2004},
  volume={91 8},
  pages={997-1003}
}
BACKGROUND Surveillance programmes for Barrett's oesophagus have been implemented in an effort to detect oesophageal adenocarcinoma at an earlier and potentially curable stage. The aim of this study was to examine the impact of endoscopic surveillance on the clinical outcome of patients with adenocarcinoma complicating Barrett's oesophagus. METHOD… CONTINUE READING