Endoscopy 2016; 48(09): 843-864
DOI: 10.1055/s-0042-113128
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Performance measures for upper gastrointestinal endoscopy: a European Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ESGE) Quality Improvement Initiative

Raf Bisschops
1   Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, University Hospital Leuven, KU Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
,
Miguel Areia
2   Gastroenterology Department, Portuguese Oncology Institute, Coimbra, Portugal
3   Center for Health Technology and Services Research (CINTESIS), Faculty of Medicine, University of Porto, Portugal
,
Emmanuel Coron
4   Institut des Maladies de l'Appareil Digestif, CHU de Nantes, Nantes, France
,
Daniela Dobru
5   Gastroenterology Department, University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Targu Mures, Romania
,
Bernd Kaskas
6   Department of Environmental and Occupational Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
,
Roman Kuvaev
7   Endoscopy, Yaroslavl Regional Cancer Hospital, Yaroslavl, Russian Federation
,
Oliver Pech
8   Klinik für Gastroenterologie und interventionelle Endoskopie, Barmherzige Brüder Regensburg, Regensburg, Germany
,
Krish Ragunath
9   NIHR Nottingham Digestive Diseases Biomedical Research Unit, Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust, Queen’s Medical Centre Campus, Nottingham, UK
,
Bas Weusten
10   Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, St Antonius Hospital, Nieuwegein, The Netherlands
,
Pietro Familiari
11   Digestive Endoscopy Unit, Agostino Gemelli University Hospital, Rome, Italy
,
Dirk Domagk
12   Department of Internal Medicine, Joseph’s Hospital, Warendorf, Germany
,
Roland Valori
13   Department of Gastroenterology, Gloucestershire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Gloucestershire, UK
,
Michal F. Kaminski
14   Department of Health Management and Health Economy and KG Jebsen Centre for Colorectal Cancer, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
15   Department of Gastroenterological Oncology, The Maria Sklodowska-Curie Memorial Cancer Centre and Institute of Oncology, and Medical Center for Postgraduate Education, Warsaw, Poland
,
Cristiano Spada
11   Digestive Endoscopy Unit, Agostino Gemelli University Hospital, Rome, Italy
,
Michael Bretthauer
14   Department of Health Management and Health Economy and KG Jebsen Centre for Colorectal Cancer, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
16   Department of Transplantation Medicine, Oslo University Hospital, Oslo, Norway
,
Cathy Bennett
17   Centre for Technology Enabled Research, Faculty of Health and Life Sciences, Coventry University, Coventry, UK
,
Carlo Senore
18   CPO Piemonte, AOU Città della Salute e della Scienza, Torino, Italy
,
Mário Dinis-Ribeiro
3   Center for Health Technology and Services Research (CINTESIS), Faculty of Medicine, University of Porto, Portugal
19   Servicio de Gastroenterologia, Instituto Portugues de Oncologia Francisco Gentil, Porto, Portugal
,
Matthew D. Rutter
20   Department of Gastroenterology, University Hospital of North Tees, Stockton-on-Tees, Cleveland, UK
21   School of Medicine, Durham University, Durham, UK
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Publication Date:
22 August 2016 (online)

Abbreviations

CI: confidence interval
EAC: early adenocarcinoma
EMR: endoscopic mucosal resection
ENT: ear, nose, and throat
ESGE: European Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
FAP: familial adenomatous polyposis
GAVE: gastric antral vascular ectasia
HGD: high grade dysplasia
LGD: low grade dysplasia
MAPS: Management of precancerous conditions and lesions in the stomach
OLGA: Operative Link for Gastritis Assessment
OLGIM: Operative Link on Gastric Intestinal Metaplasia
OR: odds ratio
PEG: percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy
PICO: population/patient; intervention/indicator; comparator/control; outcome
PPI: proton pump inhibitor
QIC: Quality improvement committee
SCC: squamous cell cancer
UEG: United European Gastroenterology
UGI: upper gastrointestinal tract

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