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  • surgical
  • RFA procedures are performed under image guidance (such as X-ray screening, CT scan or ultrasound) by an interventional pain specialist (such as an anesthesiologist), interventional radiologist, otolaryngologists, a gastrointestinal or surgical endoscopist, or a cardiac electrophysiologist, a subspecialty of cardiologists. (wikipedia.org)
  • diagnosis
  • Heyde's syndrome is now known to be gastrointestinal bleeding from angiodysplasic lesions due to acquired vWD-2A deficiency secondary to aortic stenosis, and the diagnosis is made by confirming the presence of those three things. (wikipedia.org)
  • symptoms
  • Because of the 'patchy' nature of the gastrointestinal disease and the depth of tissue involvement, initial symptoms can be more subtle than those of ulcerative colitis. (wikipedia.org)
  • stomach
  • While some esophageal food boli can pass by themselves or with the assistance of medications, some require the use of endoscopy to push the obstructing food into the stomach, or remove it from the esophagus. (wikipedia.org)
  • journal
  • The journal was established as the Bulletin of the American Gastroscopic Society, was continued as the Bulletin of Gastroscopy and Esophagoscopy from 1959 to 1961, then as the Bulletin of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy until 1965 when it obtained its current name. (wikipedia.org)
  • prevention
  • The unraveling of high molecular weight von Willebrand factor in conditions of high shear stress is essential in the prevention of bleeding in the vasculature of the gastrointestinal system where small arterioles are common, as platelets cannot bind to damaged blood vessel walls well in such conditions. (wikipedia.org)
  • effective
  • The anesthetic will be administered approximately 15 to 30 minutes prior to the test and may be effective for a number of hours after the gastrointestinal endoscopy. (vetinfo.com)
  • The identification of relevant indicators of safety compromise is, therefore, a critical element that is key to the effective implementation of endoscopy quality improvement programs. (hindawi.com)
  • quality
  • The recognition of the significance of quality in endoscopy has prompted several countries, including Canada, to initiate efforts to adopt nationwide quality improvement programs. (hindawi.com)
  • INTRODUCTION: The importance of quality indicators has become increasingly recognized in gastrointestinal endoscopy. (hindawi.com)
  • With 400 high-quality images and in addition, 17 high-definition videos showing endoscopy from the experts, this book is the perfect consultation and learning tool for all gastroenterologists, endoscopists, GI surgeons and oncologists. (ecampus.com)
  • Improve the quality of endoscopy delivered to the public. (wikipedia.org)