Appropriateness of the indication for upper endoscopy: a meta-analysis

Cesare Hassan, E Di Giulio, R Marmo, A Zullo, B. Annibale

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Abstract

Application of appropriate indications for upper endoscopy (EGD) should conserve limited endoscopic resources. To perform a systematic review and meta-analysis to assess the efficacy of American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy and European Panel on the Appropriateness of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy guidelines in selecting patients referred for an upper endoscopy relative to the detection of gastro-oesophageal cancer.
Lingua originaleEnglish
pagine (da-a)122-126
Numero di pagine5
RivistaDIGESTIVE AND LIVER DISEASE
Volume42
DOI
Stato di pubblicazionePubblicato - 2010
Pubblicato esternamenteYes

Keywords

  • Adult
  • Age Factors
  • Endoscopy, Gastrointestinal
  • Esophageal Neoplasms
  • False Positive Reactions
  • Humans
  • Middle Aged
  • Patient Selection
  • Practice Guidelines as Topic
  • ROC Curve
  • Referral and Consultation
  • Stomach Neoplasms

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