Endoscopy 2020; 52(02): v6
DOI: 10.1055/a-1023-2720
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Author commentary on Babu P. Mohan et al.

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28 January 2020 (online)


    Babu P. Mohan et al. Endoscopic ultrasound-guided gallbladder drainage, transpapillary drainage, or percutaneous drainage in high risk acute cholecystitis patients: a systematic review and comparative meta-analysis

    Meta-analysis demonstrating that endoscopic ultrasound-guided gallbladder drainage is superior to endoscopic transpapillary and percutaneous drainage in high-risk acute cholecystitis patients, with pooled clinical success rates of 97 %, 88 %, and 89 %, respectively, and no difference in overall adverse events.