EMR/ESD

AGA Patient INFO Center Now Offers gMed Instructions

Nov. 29, 2016

Instructions to load AGA patient education material into gMed are now available for members.

Endoscopic Biopsies

Oct. 19, 2015

American Gastroenterological Association Institute Guideline on the Role of Upper Gastrointestinal Biopsy to Evaluate Dyspepsia in the Adult Patient in the Absence of Visible Mucosal Lesions

FDA Approves New Submucosal Injection

Sept. 8, 2015

The injectable composition is designed for use during upper and lower endoscopic procedures.
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New Techniques That Go Beyond EMR Need Champions of Innovation

July 24, 2014

Advancing the practice of endoscopic procedures, such as endoscopic mucosal resection (EMR), requires more than new techniques and new devices. The profession needs innovators to develop new technology, device makers willing and able to pursue marketing approval, and a coverage and reimbursement climate that allows clinicians to bring the safest and most effective new techniques to patient care.

New Techniques That Go Beyond EMR Need Champions of Innovation

June 6, 2014

Advancing the practice of endoscopic procedures, such as endoscopic mucosal resection (EMR), requires more than new techniques and new devices. The profession needs innovators to develop new technology, device makers willing and able to pursue marketing approval, and a coverage and reimbursement climate that allows clinicians to bring the safest and most effective new techniques to patient care.

Long-Term Outcomes After Resection for Submucosal Invasive CRC

March 28, 2013

Hiroaki Ikematsu and colleagues report in Gastroenterology that the risk for local recurrence in patients with submucosal invasive colorectal cancer (CRC) was significantly higher in high-risk patients with submucosal rectal cancer than in patients with submucosal colon cancer when treated with only endoscopic resection.