In this new edition every chapter has been updated and 5 new chapters have been added to include the latest information and advances in the field of colonoscopy:
Narrow band imaging
Endoscopic submucosal dissection in the colon
New colonoscopes and assist devices
The book is focused on patient care, and provides explanations on how to perform the procedure effectively and make the best outcome for your patients. It serves as a detailed manual of procedures, extensively illustrated with diagrams and photographs.
The book includes a companion DVD with a wealth of material: a lecture on the history of colonoscopy, interviews with famous gastroenterologists, demonstrations of techniques, and typical and unusual cases.
Sample video clip from the companion DVD:
Resection of a pedunculated polyp in the sigmoid colon – by Dr Jerome Waye
Taken during a course on Therapeutic Endoscopy at St. Michael's Hospital in Toronto, Canada.
In attendance were Dr. Norman Marcon, course director and Dr. Michael Bourke from Australia.