Endoscopy 2021; 53(10): v46
DOI: 10.1055/a-1353-3410
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Author commentary on Da Hyun Jung et al.

 
 

    Da Hyun Jung et al. Polysaccharide hemostatic powder to prevent bleeding after endoscopic submucosal dissection in high risk patients: a randomized controlled trial

    Patients undergoing gastric ESD were randomized between post-gastric ESD application of polysaccharide hemostatic powder (PHP) vs. no PHP application. It was found that PHP did not reduce the post-ESD bleeding rate, although there was a trend toward reduced bleeding rates in high risk „patients not using antithrombotic agents.

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    22 September 2021 (online)

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