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Barrett's esophagus: endoscopic treatments II.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  21950812     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
The following on endoscopic treatments of Barrett's esophagus includes commentaries on animal experiments on cryotherapy; indications for cryotherapy, choice of dosimetry, number of sessions, and role in Barrett's esophagus and adenocarcinoma; recent technical developments of RFA technology and long-term effects; the comparative effects of diverse ablation procedures and the rate of recurrence following treatment; and the indications for treatment of dysplasia and the role of radiofrequency ablation.
Authors:
Bruce D Greenwald; Charles J Lightdale; Julian A Abrams; John D Horwhat; Ram Chuttani; Srinadh Komanduri; Melissa P Upton; Henry D Appelman; Helen M Shields; Nicholas J Shaheen; Stephen J Sontag
Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences     Volume:  1232     ISSN:  1749-6632     ISO Abbreviation:  Ann. N. Y. Acad. Sci.     Publication Date:  2011 Sep 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2011-09-28     Completed Date:  2011-11-18     Revised Date:  2013-06-27    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7506858     Medline TA:  Ann N Y Acad Sci     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  156-74     Citation Subset:  IM    
Copyright Information:
© 2011 New York Academy of Sciences.
Affiliation:
Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Medicine and Marlene and Stewart Greenebaum Cancer Center, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Animals
Barrett Esophagus / therapy*
Cryotherapy
Disease Models, Animal
Humans
Palliative Care
Grant Support
ID/Acronym/Agency:
K07 CA132892/CA/NCI NIH HHS
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