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  • The role of endoscopy in inflammatory bowel disease

    Endoscopy is fundamental to the care of patients with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) and is essential for diagnosing and treating both Crohn’s disease (CD) and ulcerative colitis (UC). Endoscopy is used to make an initial diagnosis of IBD, distinguish CD from UC, assess disease extent and activity, monitor response to therapy, survey for dysplasia, and provide endoscopic treatment. The purpose o…
  • Guidelines for credentialing and granting privileges for capsule endoscopy

    GUIDELINE ASGE guideline: guidelines for credentialing and granting privileges for capsule endoscopy This is one of a series of statements discussing the utilization of GI endoscopy in common clinical situatioons The Standards of Practice Committee of the American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy prepaare this te