Long-term outcomes associated with pancreatic extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy for chronic calcific pancreatitis


Seven G. , Schreiner M. A. , Ross A. S. , Lin O. S. , Gluck M., Gan S. I. , ...More

GASTROINTESTINAL ENDOSCOPY, vol.75, no.5, pp.997-1004, 2012 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 75 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2012
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.gie.2012.01.014
  • Title of Journal : GASTROINTESTINAL ENDOSCOPY
  • Page Numbers: pp.997-1004

Abstract

Background: Most outcomes data on pancreatic extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy (P-ESWL) for chronic calcific pancreatitis (CCP) are based on studies with < 4 years' follow-up, and U.S. long-term studies are lacking.