• Users Online:232
  • Home
  • Print this page
  • Email this page
Home About us Editorial board Search Ahead of print Current issue Archives Submit article Instructions Subscribe Contacts Login 
Ahead of Print

Controversies in ERCP: Technical aspects

1 Department of Ultrasound, The First Affiliated Hospital of Zhengzhou University, China; Johann Wolfgang Goethe University, Frankfurt/Main, Germany; Department of Allgemeine Innere Medizin, Kliniken Hirslanden Beau Site, Salem und Permanence, Bern, Switzerland
2 Translational Gastroenterology Unit, Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Oxford, United Kingdom
3 Surgical Gastroenterology Unit, Groote Schuur Hospital, Cape Town, South Africa
4 Department of Ultrasound, Zhongshan Hospital, Fudan University, Shanghai, China
5 Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust, Leeds, United Kingdom
6 Medical Department, Helios Klinikum Meiningen, Germany
7 Medical Department 2, Caritas-Krankenhaus, Uhlandstr 7, D-97980 Bad Mergentheim, Germany
8 University Hospitals of North Midlands, United Kingdom
9 HPB Unit, Freeman Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
10 Endoscopy Center, ShengJing Hospital of China Medical University, Shenyang, Liaoning, China
11 Krankenhaus Märkisch-Oderland, Department of Internal Medicine, Strausberg; Brandenburg Institute for Clinical Ultrasound (BICUS) at Medical University Brandenburg, Neuruppin, Germany
12 Translational Gastroenterology Unit, Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Oxford, United Kingdom; Johann Wolfgang Goethe University, Frankfurt/Main, Germany

Correspondence Address:
Christoph F Dietrich,
Department Allgemeine Innere Medizin (DAIM), Kliniken Beau Site, Salem und Permanence, Hirslanden, Bern CH-3036 Bern

Login to access the Email id

Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None

DOI: 10.4103/EUS-D-21-00102

PMID: 34677144

The aim of the series of papers on controversies of biliopancreatic drainage procedures is to discuss pros and cons of the varying clinical practices and techniques in ERCP and EUS for drainage of biliary and pancreatic ducts. While the first part focuses on indications, clinical and imaging prerequisites prior to ERCP, sedation options, post-ERCP pancreatitis prophylaxis, and other related technical topics, the second part discusses specific procedural ERCP techniques including precut techniques and their timing as well as management algorithms. In addition, reviews on controversies in EUS-guided bile duct and pancreatic drainage procedures are under preparation.

Print this article
  Search Pubmed for
    -  Dietrich CF
    -  Bekkali NL
    -  Burmeister S
    -  Dong Y
    -  Everett SM
    -  Hocke M
    -  Ignee A
    -  On W
    -  Hebbar S
    -  Oppong K
    -  Sun S
    -  Jenssen C
    -  Braden B
 Citation Manager
 Article Access Statistics
 Reader Comments
 * Requires registration (Free)

 Article Access Statistics
    PDF Downloaded16    

Recommend this journal