Prospective randomized comparison between axial- and lateral-viewing capsule endoscopy systems in patients with obscure digestive bleeding.

@article{Pioche2014ProspectiveRC,
  title={Prospective randomized comparison between axial- and lateral-viewing capsule endoscopy systems in patients with obscure digestive bleeding.},
  author={Mathieu Pioche and Geoffroy Vanbiervliet and Philippe Jacob and Clothilde Duburque and Rodica Gincul and Bernard Filoche and Jacques Daudet and J{\'e}r{\^o}me Filippi and J. C. Saurin},
  journal={Endoscopy},
  year={2014},
  volume={46 6},
  pages={479-84}
}
BACKGROUND AND STUDY AIM Video capsule endoscopy (VCE) is recommended as the first exploration in obscure digestive bleeding. The efficiency of the PillCam SB2 (Given Imaging) has been widely reported. The CapsoCam capsule (Capsovision) has four cameras allowing the exploration of the small bowel through 360° lateral viewing. This system does not include a recording system so the capsule has to be retrieved by the patient after expulsion in order for the film to be downloaded. The aim of this… CONTINUE READING