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Publication Name World Journal of Gastroenterology
Manuscript ID 35499
Country/Territory Australia
Received
2017-07-20 00:44
Peer-Review Started
2017-07-20 07:11
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2017-08-30 03:47
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2017-09-04 02:01
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2017-09-17 06:54
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2017-10-11 08:19
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2017-10-17 20:13
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2017-10-17 20:13
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2017-10-24 11:11
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2017-11-23 06:41
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2017-12-04 08:09
ISSN 1007-9327 (print) and 2219-2840 (online)
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Category Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Manuscript Type Systematic Reviews
Article Title Double-balloon enteroscopy-assisted dilatation avoids surgery for small bowel strictures: A systematic review
Manuscript Source Unsolicited Manuscript
All Author List Judith Elisabeth Baars, Ruben Theyventhiran, Patrick Aepli, Payal Saxena and Arthur J Kaffes
ORCID
Author(s) ORCID Number
Judith Elisabeth Baars http://orcid.org/orcid.org/0000-0003-2634-0655
Ruben Theyventhiran http://orcid.org/orcid.org/0000-0002-0085-6672
Patrick Aepli http://orcid.org/orcid.org/0000-0001-6114-9923
Payal Saxena http://orcid.org/orcid.org/0000-0003-3097-6314
Arthur J Kaffes http://orcid.org/0000-0003-1487-8159
Funding Agency and Grant Number
Corresponding author Arthur J Kaffes, FRACP, MBBS, Assistant Professor, AW Morrow Gastroenterology and Liver Centre, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Suite G10, RPA Medical Centre, 100 Carillon Ave, Sydney NSW 2050, Australia. arthur@kaffes.com
Keywords Double-ballloon enteroscopy; Dilatation; Small bowel stricture; Enteroscopy; Crohn’s disease; Systematic review
Core Tip At present there is a wealth of literature on the value of double-balloon enteroscopy (DBE) in the management of obscure gastrointestinal bleeding. However, there is only few data regarding its role in small bowel strictures and these patients often face surgery. In our study we show that DBE-assisted endoscopic balloon dilation offers safe and effective treatment of small bowel strictures. Surgery can be avoided in 80% of cases. Moreover, we propose a flow-chart representing a standard approach to small bowel strictures.
Publish Date 2017-12-04 08:09
Citation Baars JE, Theyventhiran R, Aepli P, Saxena P, Kaffes AJ. Double-balloon enteroscopy-assisted dilatation avoids surgery for small bowel strictures: A systematic review. World J Gastroenterol 2017; 23(45): 8073-8081
Url http://www.wjgnet.com/1007-9327/full/v23/i45/8073.htm
DOI http://dx.doi.org/10.3748/wjg.v23.i45.8073
Full Article (PDF) WJG-23-8073.pdf
Full Article (Word) WJG-23-8073.doc
Manuscript File 35499-Review.docx
Answering Reviewers 35499-Answering reviewers.pdf
Audio Core Tip 35499-Audio-revision.mp3
Biostatistics Review Certificate 35499-Biostatistics statement.pdf
Conflict-of-Interest Disclosure Form 35499-Conflict-of-interest statement.pdf
Copyright License Agreement 35499-Copyright assignment.pdf
Peer-review Report 35499-Peer-review(s).pdf
Scientific Misconduct Check 35499-Scientific misconduct check.pdf
Scientific Editor Work List 35499-Scientific editor work list.pdf