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Endoscopy of GI Tract

Edited by Somchai Amornyotin

Mahidol University, Thailand

Endoscopy has had a major impact in the development of modern gastroenterology and other medical specialties. The field of endoscopic procedure has developed over the last decade. By using different data it provided a better understanding of pathogenic mechanisms, described new entities and used for early detection, diagnostic procedures and therapeutic procedures. The advantages of many technical advances and modern-endoscopic equipments, endoscopy has had a developed spectacularly. Furthermore, endoscopy has surpassed its function as an examination tool and it became a rapid and efficient therapeutic tool of low invasiveness. The efficacy and usefulness of endoscopy has yet been established.

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Endoscopy of GI TractEdited by Somchai Amornyotin

Published: March 13th 2013

DOI: 10.5772/45916

ISBN: 978-953-51-1034-7

Copyright year: 2013

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34057 Total Chapter Downloads

1 Crossref Citations

5 Web of Science Citations

7 Dimensions Citations

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1. Pediatric Sedation Related to Endoscopy

By Ludwik Grzegorz Stołtny, Urszula Grzybowska–Chlebowczyk, Halina Woś and Anna Agata Stołtny

1077

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2. Cardiorespiratory Complications During Moderate and Deep Sedation for Gastrointestinal Endoscopic Procedures

By Somchai Amornyotin

1480

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3. Pre–Endoscopy Screening of Helicobacter pylori Infection: Implication and Advantages

By Maria Teresa Mascellino, Alessandra Oliva and Barbara Porowska

1000

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4. Diagnostic Endoscopy

By Akash Nabh, Muhammed Sherid, Charles Spurr and Subbaramia Sridhar

13370

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5. Capsule Endoscopy: A New Era of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy

By Uday C Ghoshal

1973

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6. Diagnostic Value of Upper Gastrointestinal Endoscopy Prior to Cholecystectomy

By Waleed Al-Khyatt, Farhan Rashid and S.Y. Iftikhar

1042

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7. Endoscopic Management of Oesophageal and Gastric Varices

By Neil Rajoriya and David A. Gorard

2529

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8. Diagnosis and Management of Barrett’s Esophagus with and Without Dysplasia

By Borislav Vladimirov, Radina Ivanova and Ivan Terziev

1184

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9. Clinical Outcome of Endoscopic Submucosal Dissection for 352 Lesions of Superficial Gastric Neoplasms in 284 Patients

By Yasutoshi Ochiai, Shin Arai, Masamitsu Nakao, Makoto Nishimura, Takashi Shono, Kouichi Nonaka, Osamu Togawa, Keiko Ishikawa and Hiroto Kita

1167

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10. The Current Role of Endoscopic Stenting in Upper Gastrointestinal Surgery

By Pok Eng Hong and Chin Kin Fah

2987

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11. Ileoscopy; How and Why to Do It

By Arjuna P. De Silva

1216

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12. Therapeutic and Diagnostic Approaches in Colonoscopy

By Naohisa Yoshida, Nobuaki Yagi, Yutaka Inada, Munehiro Kugai, Akio Yanagisawa and Yuji Naito

2687

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13. Peculiarities of Paediatric Digestive Endoscopy

By Marco Gasparetto and Graziella Guariso

1154

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14. Liver Transplantation and Endoscopic Management of Bile Duct Complications

By Bassam Abu-Wasel, Paul D. Renfrew and Michele Molinari

1191

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