Unsedated Transnasal Endoscopy to Screen for Esophageal Disease is Safe and Feasible, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center Study
Published: May 16, 2012
Researchers report that unsedated transnasal endoscopy is a feasible, safe, and well-tolerated method to screen for esophageal disease in a primary care population. This study is the largest reported experience with transnasal endoscopy in the United States. The study appears in the May issue of GIE: Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, the monthly peer-reviewed scientific journal of the American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ASGE).