Narrow Band Imaging: Technology Basis and Research and Development History

@inproceedings{Gono2015NarrowBI,
  title={Narrow Band Imaging: Technology Basis and Research and Development History},
  author={Kazuhiro Gono},
  booktitle={Clinical endoscopy},
  year={2015}
}
The first launch of narrow band imaging (NBI) was in 2005. Since then, in most countries where gastrointestinal endoscopies are performed, NBI is the most commonly used optical digital method of performing image-enhanced endoscopy. Thanks to the outstanding efforts of many endoscopists, many clinical studies have been performed and clinical evidence has been gathered. In Japan, since 2010, NBI has been reimbursed under the Japanese national health insurance system. This is owing to the… CONTINUE READING

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