DOI: 10.1055/s-00000012


Issue 04 · Volume 38 · April 2006 DOI: 10.1055/s-002-4854

Original Article

Giovannini, M.; Hookey, L. C.; Bories, E.; Pesenti, C.; Monges, G.; Delpero, J. R.: Endoscopic Ultrasound Elastography: the First Step towards Virtual Biopsy? Preliminary Results in 49 Patients
Bournet , B.; Migueres , I.; Delacroix , M.; Vigouroux , D.; Bornet , J.-L.; Escourrou , J.; Buscail , L.: Early Morbidity of Endoscopic Ultrasound: 13 Years’ Experience at a Referral Center
Kahaleh, M.; Shami, V. M.; Conaway, M. R.; Tokar, J.; Rockoff, T.; De La Rue, S. A.; de Lange, E.; Bassignani, M.; Gay, S.; Adams, R. B.; Yeaton, P.: Endoscopic Ultrasound Drainage of Pancreatic Pseudocyst: A Prospective Comparison with Conventional Endoscopic Drainage
Barbi, E.; Petaros, P.; Badina, L.; Pahor, T.; Giuseppin, I.; Biasotto, E.; Martelossi, S.; Di Leo, G.; Sarti, A.; Ventura, A.: Deep Sedation with Propofol for Upper Gastrointestinal Endoscopy in Children, Administered by Specially Trained Pediatricians: a Prospective Case Series with Emphasis on Side Effects
Cammarota, G.; Galli, J.; Agostino, S.; De Corso, E.; Rigante, M.; Cianci, R.; Cesaro, P.; Nista, E. C.; Candelli, M.; Gasbarrini, A.; Gasbarrini, G.: Accuracy of Laryngeal Examination during Upper Gastrointestinal Endoscopy for Premalignancy Screening: Prospective Study in Patients with and without Reflux Symptoms
Rathore, O. I.; Coss, A.; Patchett, S. E.; Mulcahy, H. E.: Direct-Vision Stenting: The Way Forward for Malignant Oesophageal Obstruction
Tamai, N.; Kaise, M.; Nakayoshi, T.; Katoh, M.; Sumiyama, K.; Gohda, K.; Yamasaki, T.; Arakawa, H.; Tajiri, H.: Clinical and Endoscopic Characterization of Depressed Gastric Adenoma

Short Communication

Uhlen, S.; Fayoux, P.; Vachin, F.; Guimber, D.; Gottrand, F.; Turck, D.; Michaud, L.: Mitomycin C: An Alternative Conservative Treatment for Refractory Esophageal Stricture in Children?
Urbain, D.; De Looze, D.; Demedts, I.; Louis, E.; Dewit, O.; Macken, E.; Van Gossum, A.: Video Capsule Endoscopy in Small-bowel Malignancy: A Multicenter Belgian Study
Kakushima, N.; Fujishiro, M.; Kodashima, S.; Kobayashi, K.; Tateishi, A.; Iguchi, M.; Imagawa, A.; Motoi, T.; Yahagi, N.; Omata, M.: Histopathologic Characteristics of Gastric Ulcers Created by Endoscopic Submucosal Dissection



Case Report

Kochhar, R.; Saluja, H.; Singh, R. S.; Dutta, U.; Sinha, S. K.: Endoscopic Clip Application for Postoperative Residual Esophageal Duplication Cyst

Letter to the Editor

Tzias, V.; Xirouchakis, E.; Margetis, N.; Kamberoglou, D.: Causes of Non-Attendance at an Open-Access Endoscopy Outpatient Clinic

Unusual Cases and Technical Notes

Bar-Gil Shitrit, A.; Aharoni, D.; Zeides, S.; Braverman, D.: Splenic Infarction: an Unusual Complication of Ethanolamine Oleate Injection
Nakatsu, T.; Uchida, N.; Ogawa, M.; Muramatsu, A.; Morishita, A.; Yoneyama, H.; Nomura, K.; Sokabe, T.; Masaki, T.; Kuriyama, S.: Newly Developed Endotriptor for Patients with Basket Impaction in the Distal Common Bile Duct
Ladas, S. D.; Tzathas, C.; Polymeros, D.; Emmanuel, T.; Triantafyllou, K.: A Novel Maneuver for Colonic Polypectomy at the 6-o’Clock Position
Kalambokis, G.; Nikolopoulos, P.; Tzambouras, N.; Economou, M.; Tsianos, E. V.: Fatal Superior Vena Cava Syndrome after Endoscopic Variceal Sclerotherapy
Silva, R. A.; Dias, L. M.; Brandão, C.; Mesquita, N.; Ribeiro, M. D.; Fernandes, N.: A New Technique for Releasing a Stuck Loop

Images in Focus

Jang, M. K.; Lee, J. H.; Lee, J. Y.; Kim, K. H.; Park, J. Y.; Kim, H. Y.; Yoo, J. Y.: Endoscopic Band Ligation of Active Cardiac Variceal Bleeding