January-February 2016 | Vol 5 | Issue 1
Endoscopic ultrasound pin-points the precision medicine for pancreatic cancer
Precision medicine (PM), also known as personalized medicine, has long been considered as the best customized treatment plan for patients. Its main purpose is to achieve the maximized therapeutic effe...
Credentialing for endoscopic ultrasound: A proposal for Canadian guidelines
Endoscopic ultrasound (EUS) is a useful tool in the management of both gastrointestinal (GI) and non-GI disease states. It has been employed around the world since the 1990s. However, many centers in ...
The role of endoscopic ultrasound in pancreatic cancer screening
Pancreatic cancer (PC) is a highly lethal cancer. Despite a significant advancement in cancer treatment, the mortality rate of PC is nearly identical to the incidence rates. Early detection of tumor o...
Endoscopic ultrasound-guided fine needle aspiration: The wet suction technique
Endoscopic ultrasound-guided fine needle aspiration (EUS-FNA) has become a fundamental tool in obtaining cytopathological diagnosis of pancreatic tumors. When sampling solid lesions of the pancreas, t...
Imaging of pancreas divisum by linear-array endoscopic ultrasonography
Pancreas divisum (PD) is the most common developmental anatomic variant of pancreatic duct. Endoscopic ultrasound (EUS) is often performed to evaluate idiopathic pancreatitis and has been shown to hav...
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