Description

ERCP, now in its second edition, is dedicated to simplifying and explaining everything that you need to know to effectively and safely practice endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography. High-quality images, illustrative diagrams, and coverage of the latest techniques guide you through this complex topic and help you achieve optimal outcomes.

Key Features

  • Deliver the most effective therapy with an in-depth review of intricate ERCP procedures, and equip yourself with the latest techniques, therapeutic modalities, and guidelines.
  • Master the latest diagnostic and therapeutic techniques with ERCP - your visual and interactive guide to this increasingly important procedure!

Table of Contents

SECTION 1: GENERAL TOPICS

1 Four Decades: The History of ERCP

2 The ERCP Room

3 Radiologic Issues and Radiation Safety During ERCP

4 Endoscopes, Guidewires and Accessories

5 Sedation in ERCP

6 Indications for and Contraindications to ERCP

7 Adverse Events of ERCP: Prediction, Prevention and Management

8 ERCP Training

9 Preparation for ERCP

10 Principles of Electrosurgery

11 Quality Issues and Measures in ERCP

12 Medicolegal Issues in ERCP

SECTION 2: TECHNIQUES

13 Cannulation of the Major Papilla

14 Access (Precut) Papillotomy

15 Sphincter of Oddi Manometry

16 Biliary Sphincterotomy

17 Balloon Dilation of the Native and Postsphincterotomy Papilla

18 Stone Extraction

19 Pancreatic Sphincterotomy

20 Minor Papilla Cannulation and Sphincterotomy

21 Plastic Pancreaticoiliary Stents and Nasopancreaticobiliary Tubes: Concepts and Insertion Techniques

22 Biliary Metal Stent Insertion

23 Pancreaticobiliary Stent Removal: Migrated and Nonmigrated

24 Papillectomy and Ampullectomy

25 Pancreatoscopy

26 Cholangioscopy

27 ERCP in Children

28 ERCP in Pregnancy

29 ERCP in Surgically Altered Anatomy

30 Echoendoscopic Ultrasound-Guided Biliary Drainage

31 Endoscopic Ultrasound-Assisted Access to the Pancreatic Duct

SECTION 3: APPROACH TO CLINICAL PROBLEMS

32 Pancreas Divisum, Biliary Cysts, and Other Congenital Anomalies

33 Approach to the Dilated Bile Duct and Pneumobilia

34 The Dilated Pancreatic Duct

35 Ampullary Neoplasia

36 Malignant Biliary Obstruction: Distal

37 Malignant Biliary Obstruction of the Hilum and Proximal Bile Ducts

38 Indeterminate Biliary Stricture

39 Combined Biliary and Duodenal Obstructi

Details

No. of pages:
544
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2013
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
eBook ISBN:
9780323245272
eBook ISBN:
9781455723836
Print ISBN:
9781455723676