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Endoscopic Procedures in Colon and Rectum

Endoscopic procedures in colon and rectum presents nine chapters which start with introductory ones like screening by colonoscopy as the preparation and monitoring for this exam. In addition to these approaches the book aims in the last four chapters to explain endoscopic diagnostic and therapeutic aspects in the colon and rectum. The description of each text is very comprehensive, instructive and easy to understand and presents the most current practices on the topics described. This book is recommended for general and colorectal surgeons as it presents guidelines for diagnosis and treatment which are very well established.

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Endoscopic Procedures in Colon and RectumEdited by José Joaquim Ribeiro Da Rocha

Published: November 7th 2011

DOI: 10.5772/1123

ISBN: 978-953-307-677-5

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-6554-5

Copyright year: 2011

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84465 Total Chapter Downloads

4 Crossref Citations

2 Web of Science Citations

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1. Screening and Surveillance Colonoscopy

By Miroslav Zavoral, Stepan Suchanek, Ondrej Majek, Barbora Rotnaglova and Jan Martinek


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2. Preparing for Colonoscopy

By Parakkal Deepak, Humberto Sifuentes, Muhammed Sherid and Eli D.Ehrenpreis


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3. Optimal Bowel Preparation for Colonoscopy

By Sansrita Nepal, Ashish Atreja and Bret A Lashner


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4. Monitoring During Colonoscopy

By Rosalinda S. Hulse


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5. The Diagnostic Value of Colonoscopy in Understanding Inflammatory Mucosal Damage in Patients with Ulcerative Colitis and Predicting Clinical Response to Adsorptive Leucocytapheresis as a Non-Pharmacologic Treatment Intervention

By Tomotaka Tanaka, Abbi R Saniabadi and Yasuo Suzuki


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6. Virtual Colonoscopy: Indications, Techniques, Findings

By Mutlu Saglam and Fatih Ors


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7. Emergency Total Intraoperative Enteroscopy Using a Colonoscope

By Francisco Pérez-Roldán, Pedro González-Carro and María Concepción Villafáñez-García


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8. Transanal Endoscopic Operation - A New Proposal

By José Joaquim Ribeiro da Rocha and Omar Féres


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9. Diagnosis and Endoscopic Treatments of Rectal Varices

By Takahiro Sato, Katsu Yamazaki and Jun Akaike


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