Assessment of Optimal Time to Repeat Endoscopy Following Primary or Secondary Prophylaxis of Esophageal Varices with Band Ligation: A Randomized, Prospective Trial

Date Added
July 16th, 2013
PRO Number
Pro00027001
Researcher
Don Rockey

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Keywords
Circulation, Digestive System, Esophagus, Liver, Vascular
Summary

This study is to find the best time that a follow up appointment can be scheduled to benefit the patient with liver cirrohis to return after having the bleeding vessels in the esophagus repaired by directing a scope in the esophagus and using bands to stop the bleeding.

Institution
MUSC
Recruitment Contact
Yusuf Shami
843-876-8439
shami@musc.edu



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