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Successful Training in Gastrointestinal Endoscopy. Edition No. 2

  • Book
  • 496 Pages
  • May 2022
  • John Wiley and Sons Ltd
  • ID: 5367785
Successful Training in Gastrointestinal Endoscopy

Teaches trainee gastroenterologists the endoscopic skills needed to meet the medical training requirements to practice gastroenterology and helps clinical specialists refresh their skills to pass their recertification

This book provides all gastroenterologists with the exact set of skills required to perform endoscopy at the highest level. Featuring contributions from internationally recognized leaders in endoscopy education and an endorsement by the World Organization of Digestive Endoscopy, it examines the specific skill sets and procedure-related tasks that must be mastered when learning a particular technique, including: specific descriptions of accessories required; standard training methods for the procedure; optimal utilization of novel learning modalities such as simulators; quality measures and objective parameters for competency; and available tools for assessing competency once training has been completed.

Successful Training in Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, Second Edition features 400 high-quality, outstanding color photos to assist with comprehension. It is also complemented by a website containing over 130 annotated teaching videos of both actual procedures and ex-vivo animal model simulations. These videos illustrate, step by step, the proper techniques to be followed, highlighting clinical pearls of wisdom from the experts and the most common mistakes to avoid. - Offers comprehensive and practical training guidelines in all the endoscopy procedures and techniques trainee gastroenterologists are required to learn - Provides trainees with the skills required to perform endoscopy to the level required by the ACGME in order to practice gastroenterology - Presents seasoned gastroenterologists with an outstanding tool to brush up their endoscopy skills and to familiarize them with new trends in safety and competence - Includes website with video clips visually demonstrating all the endoscopic procedures step-by-step highlighting common mistakes - Endorsed by the World Organization of Digestive Endoscopy

Successful Training in Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, Second Edition is an excellent book for all trainee gastroenterologists (particularly endoscopists and colonoscopists) training for board exams. It will also greatly benefit gastroenterology specialists (especially those training for re-certification), as well as internal medicine physicians and trainees.

Table of Contents

List of Contributors




Part I The Evolution of Basic Principles and Practice

1. Training in Endoscopy: A Historical Background
Jonathan Cohen & David A. Greenwald

2. How Endoscopy is Learned: Deconstructing Skill Sets
Gerald M. Fried & Kevin A. Waschke

3. Training to Become a High-Quality Endoscopist: Mastering the Nonprocedural Aspects
Sahar Ghassemi & Douglas O. Faigel

Part II Training in the Major Endoscopic Procedures

4. Training the endoscopic teacher
Catharine Walsch and Kevin A. Waschke

5. Esophagogastroduodenoscopy (EGD)
Lauren B. Gerson & Shai Friedland

6. Colonoscopy
Robert E. Sedlack

7. Endoscopic Ultrasound
Thomas J. Savides & Frank G. Gress

Joseph Leung & Brian S. Lim

9. Capsule Endoscopy
Felice Schnoll-Sussman & David E. Fleischer

10. Deep Enteroscopy
Jorge Machicado, Patrick I. Okolo & Jonathan M. Buscaglia

11. Choledochoscopy and Pancreatoscopy
"Jeffrey H. Lee & Peter Kelsey??  Raj Shah, Amrita ?"

12. Principles of Electrosurgery
David L. Carr-Locke & John Day

13. The Use of Fluoroscopy for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
Douglas G. Adler

Part III Training in Specific Technique

14. Pediatric Endoscopy
Michael A. Manfredi & Jenifer R. Lightdale

15. Contrast-Enhanced Endoscopy - Chromo and Optical Contrast Techniques
Anna M. Buchner, Prateek Sharma, & Michael B. Wallace

16. GI Hemostasis
Brian J. Dunkin, Kai Matthes, & Dennis M. Jensen

17. Luminal Dilation Techniques (Strictures, Achalasia, Anastomotic, IBD)
Yi Jia, Syed M. Abbas Fehmi & Michael L. Kochman

18. Foreign Body Extraction
Gregory A. Coté, Steven A. Edmundowicz, & Sreenivasa S. Jonnalagadda

19. Endoscopic Mucosal Resection and Endoscopic Submucosal Dissection
Juergen Hochberger, Elena Kruse, Detlev Menke, Edris Wedi, SongSa Dammer, Peter Koehler, & Karl-Friedrich Buerrig

20. Mucosal Ablation Techniques
John A. Dumot, Bruce D. Greenwald, & Virender K. Sharma

21. Complicated Polypectomy
Jerome D. Waye & Yasushi Sano

22. Natural Orifice Translumenal Endoscopic Surgery (NOTES®)
"Kai Matthes, Mark A. Gromski, & Robert Hawes, David Desilets

23. Bariatric Endoscopy
Sohail N. Shaikh, Marvin Ryou, & Christopher C. Thompson

24. Repair of Mucosal Defects: A Primer on Endoscopic Closure of Gastrointestinal Perforations
Gottumukkla S. Raju and Sergey Kantsevoy

25. Esophageal, Gastroduodenal and Colorectal Stenting
Peter D. Siersema

26. ERCP Management of Complicated Stone Disease of the Bile Duct and Pancreas
Nithin Karanth, Jonathan Cohen, Gregory B. Haber, Ashley Vareedayah

27. ERCP Management of Malignancy: Tissue Sampling, Metal Stent Placement and Ampullectomy
Douglas A. Howell

28. Sphincter of Oddi Manometry
Evan L. Fogel, Stuart Sherman, & Glen A. Lehman

29. Pseudocyst Management
Michael J. Levy & Todd H. Baron

Part IV Challenges for the Future

30. Enteral Access Techniques: Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy and Jejunostomy
Lauren K. Schwartz, James A. DiSario

31. Training in Upper GI Motility Techniques
Anthony Lembo & Raxitkumar Patel

32. Training in Anorectal Techniques
Waqar Qureshi & Rome Jutabha

33. The Endoscopic Management of Immediate Complications of Therapeutic Endoscopy
David A. Greenwald & Martin L. Freeman

34. Assessing Manpower Needs in Gastroenterology and Digestive Endoscopy: Lessons from the Past and Implications for the Future of Endoscopic Training
Mihir Wagh & Alan Barkun

35. International Opportunities for Obtaining Endoscopy Training
Fabian Emura and Todd H. Baron

36.  On-line Resources and Tools for Supplemental Training
R. Saentz et al

37. Providing Resources and Opportunities for Retraining for Practicing Endoscopists
John L. Petrini

38 Evolving Role of GI Societies and Industry in Training Endoscopists to Perform New Techniques: Supporting the Process and Setting the Standards
John A. Martin & Christopher J. Gostout

39 The Importance of Skills Assessment and Recording Personal Outcomes in the Future of Training
Peter B. Cotton, Roland M. Valori, Sachin Wani and Jonathan Cohen



Jonathan Cohen New York University Grossman School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA.