Wireless capsule endoscopy for small-bowel diseases other than obscure GI bleeding

BlueCross BlueShield Association
Record ID 32004000089
Authors' objectives:

The objective of this Assessment is to evaluate the clinical effectiveness of wireless capsule endoscopy, which has been proposed for use in the management of patients who have suspected small-intestinal disease.

Authors' methods: Systematic review
Project Status: Completed
Year Published: 2003
English language abstract: An English language summary is available
Publication Type: Not Assigned
Country: United States
MeSH Terms
  • Endoscopes, Gastrointestinal
  • Endoscopy, Gastrointestinal
  • Intestine, Small
  • Intestinal Diseases
Organisation Name: BlueCross BlueShield Association
Contact Address: BlueCross BlueShield Association, Technology Evaluation Center, 225 North Michigan Ave, Chicago, Illinois, USA. Tel: 888 832 4321
Contact Name: tec@bcbsa.com
Contact Email: tec@bcbsa.com
Copyright: BlueCross BlueShield Association (BCBS)
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