Implementation of image-enhanced endoscopy into solo and group practices for dysplasia detection in crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis

Rupert W. Leong, Rhys O. Butcher, Michael F. Picco

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Abstract

Enhanced surveillance colonoscopy techniques for dysplasia detection in ulcerative colitis have successfully been implemented into group and solo practices. Chromoendoscopy (CE), in particular, has been shown to significantly increase dysplasia detection in surveillance of patients with inflammatory bowel disease. CE can be learned and is reproducible, with an associated modest increase in procedure time.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)419-425
Number of pages7
JournalGastrointestinal Endoscopy Clinics of North America
Volume24
Issue number3
DOIs
StatePublished - Jul 2014

Keywords

  • Chromoendoscopy
  • Crohn's colitis
  • Dysplasia
  • Implementation
  • Inflammatory bowel disease
  • Ulcerative colitis

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Gastroenterology

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