Current Issue - Silder
Current Issue: May 2021
This month's highlight articles
Outcomes of anterior versus posterior peroral endoscopic myotomy 2 years post-procedure: prospective follow-up results from a randomized clinical trial
After 2 years of follow-up, anterior and posterior peroral endoscopic myotomy (POEM) were found to be clinically equally effective (85% vs. 79%). Scores on the Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease Questionnaire (GerdQ) were also similar in both groups (median 6, IQR 6–8).
Endoscopic management of superficial nonampullary duodenal tumors: European Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ESGE) Guideline
This ESGE Guideline provides a clear summary of the evidence base regarding endoscopic treatment of superficial nonampullary duodenal tumors, with recommendations for routine practice. A companion Guideline has provided guidance on ampullary tumors.
Revising the European Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ESGE) research priorities: a research progress update
In 2016, ESGE published a set of research priorities for gastrointestinal endoscopy, but endoscopic practice is rapidly changing owing to new endoscopic innovations and research. In this article, ESGE detail their latest review of the literature and identify the areas for which recent research publications have already provided answers and those that have questions still to answer.