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ESGE Days 2019
Find the ESGE Days abstracts here (full PDF) or here (individual contributions)

Current Issue: August 2019

Safety and efficacy of the use of lumen-apposing metal stents in the management of postoperative fluid collections: a large, international, multicenter study

Juliana Yang, Jeremy H. Kaplan, Amrita Sethi et al.

Multicenter study demonstrating a high success rate for endoscopic drainage of postoperative fluid collections using lumen-apposing metal stents in 62 patients, mostly after distal pancreatectomy. The careful selection of patients suitable for this treatment is an essential prerequisite for a successful procedure.

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Risk of post-colonoscopy colorectal cancer in Denmark: time trends and comparison with Sweden and the English National Health Service

Lasse Pedersen, Roland Valori, Inge Bernstein et al.

This nationwide population-based cohort study shows that post-colonoscopy colorectal cancer is more common in Denmark than in other comparable countries. The authors discuss the principal factors related to the findings.

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Bowel preparation for colonoscopy: European Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ESGE) Guideline – Update 2019

Cesare Hassan, James East, Franco Radaelli et al. 

This Guideline from the European Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ESGE) provides practical advice on the different aspects of bowel preparation for colonoscopy.
It updates the previous 2013 Guideline.

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