EUS-Guided Tissue Acquisition, An Issue of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy Clinics - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780323263900, 9780323263917

EUS-Guided Tissue Acquisition, An Issue of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy Clinics, Volume 24-1

1st Edition

Authors: Shyam Varadarajulu Robert Hawes
Hardcover ISBN: 9780323263900
eBook ISBN: 9780323263917
Imprint: Elsevier
Published Date: 28th January 2014

Description

This issue should serve as a primer to endoscopists who are seeking state-of-the-art clinical guidance on endoscopic ultrasound tissue acquisition. Authors address the changing paradigm in EUS-guided tissue acquisition and when does the oncologist require core tissue? Articles offer a comprehensive look at the core topics, including definitions in tissue acquisition, selection of FNA needles, and techniques for EUS-guides FNA and FNB. Expert authors also give their recommendations for overcoming technical challenges in EUS-guided tissue acquisition and what the pitfalls are. Readers will have a full understanding of EUS-guided tissue acquisition as well as the future directions.


Details

Language:
English
Copyright:
© Elsevier 2014
Published:
Imprint:
Elsevier
eBook ISBN:
9780323263917
Hardcover ISBN:
9780323263900

About the Authors

Shyam Varadarajulu Author

Affiliations and Expertise

Medical Director, Florida Hospital Center for Interventional Endoscopy; Professor of Internal Medicine, University of Central Florida College of Medicine, Orlando, Florida

Robert Hawes Author

Affiliations and Expertise

Medical Director, Florida Hospital Institute for Minimally Invasive Therapy; Professor of Internal Medicine, University of Central Florida College of Medicine, Orlando, Florida