Endoscopic ultrasonography compared with multidetector computed tomography for the preoperative staging of gastric cancer: a meta-analysis

@inproceedings{Nie2017EndoscopicUC,
  title={Endoscopic ultrasonography compared with multidetector computed tomography for the preoperative staging of gastric cancer: a meta-analysis},
  author={Run-Cong Nie and Shu-qiang Yuan and Xiao-jiang Chen and Shi Chen and L Xu and Yong-ming Chen and Bao-yan Zhu and Xiaowei Sun and Zhiwei Zhou and Ying-Bo Chen},
  booktitle={World journal of surgical oncology},
  year={2017}
}
BACKGROUND The current study sought to perform a meta-analysis to compare the preoperative staging of endoscopic ultrasonography (EUS) and multidetector computed tomography (MDCT) in gastric carcinoma. METHODS Articles published between January 1, 2000, and April 1, 2016, that compared EUS with MDCT were included, and data were presented as 2 × 2 tables… CONTINUE READING