Endoscopic Ultrasound

REVIEW ARTICLE
Year
: 2019  |  Volume : 8  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 151--160

EUS-guided drainage: Summary of therapeutic EUS consortium meeting


Michel Kahaleh1, Everson L. A. Artifon2, Manuel Perez-Miranda3, Monica Gaidhane1, Carlos Rondon1, Martin Freeman4, Rajeev Attam4, Takao Itoi5, Marc Giovannini6 
1 Division of Gastroenterology, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Rutgers University, New Jersey, USA
2 Department of Surgery, University of Sao Paulo Medical School, Sao Paulo, Brazil
3 Department of Medicine, Endoscopy Unit, University Hospital Rio Hortega, Valladolid, Spain
4 Department of Gastroenterology, University of Minnesota Medical School, Mineapolis, MN, USA
5 Department of Gastroenterology and Hematology, Tokyo Medical University, Tokyo, Japan
6 Department of Gastroenterology, Paoli-Calmettes Institute, Marseille, France

Correspondence Address:
Dr. Michel Kahaleh
Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital1 RWJ Place, MEB 464. New Brunswick, NJ 08901
USA

EUS-guided drainage is a safe and efficacious endoscopic technique for biliary, pancreatic, and gallbladder decompression. Recent literature has described many successful procedural techniques and devices to achieve EUS-guided drainage. This consortium gathering advanced endoscopists with expertise in both ultrasonography and therapeutic endoscopy, discuss the introduction to learning several EUS-guided drainage approaches, devices, and technology involved, possible obstacles to certain procedural and all potential complications.


How to cite this article:
Kahaleh M, Artifon EL, Perez-Miranda M, Gaidhane M, Rondon C, Freeman M, Attam R, Itoi T, Giovannini M. EUS-guided drainage: Summary of therapeutic EUS consortium meeting.Endosc Ultrasound 2019;8:151-160


How to cite this URL:
Kahaleh M, Artifon EL, Perez-Miranda M, Gaidhane M, Rondon C, Freeman M, Attam R, Itoi T, Giovannini M. EUS-guided drainage: Summary of therapeutic EUS consortium meeting. Endosc Ultrasound [serial online] 2019 [cited 2019 Jul 23 ];8:151-160
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