This content is PDF only. Please click on the PDF icon to access.
Techniques for gastroenterologic procedures have expanded rapidly in the past decade. This manual covers several techniques (tubes, endoscopy, needles, and therapies) and provides a simplistic look into a wide range of topics from the procedure unit to colonoscopic polypectomy.
The section on tubes is basic but allows rapid insight into (and provides selected references on) the actual preparation, equipment, and procedural aspects of the various tubes. The indications, contraindications, and complications of the various procedures are also included. This part is the best in the book.
The other sections dealing with endoscopy and therapeutic procedures are so basic that physicians
Manual of Gastroenterologic Procedures.. Ann Intern Med. 1982;97:806–807. doi: https://doi.org/10.7326/0003-4819-97-5-806_3
Download citation file:
Published: Ann Intern Med. 1982;97(5):806-807.
Copyright © 2020 American College of Physicians. All Rights Reserved.
Print ISSN: 0003-4819 | Online ISSN: 1539-3704
Conditions of Use