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Endoscopic Imaging Techniques and Tools

  • Vani J.A. Konda
  • Irving Waxman
  • Provides tips and tricks for readers to more practically and easily translate the information provided into safe and successful practice

  • Photographs of equipment in use, clinical images, and links to video provide the reader an interactive and user-friendly text

  • Written by experts in the field


Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiii
  2. Nina R. Gupta, Vani J. A. Konda
    Pages 1-16
  3. Ioannis S. Papanikolaou, Peter D. Siersema
    Pages 17-28
  4. Ammar O. Kheir, Roy Soetikno, Tonya Kaltenbach
    Pages 29-48
  5. Dileep Mangira, Stephanie Wong, Prateek Sharma, Rajvinder Singh
    Pages 49-60
  6. Massimiliano di Pietro, Krish Ragunath
    Pages 61-81
  7. Christopher D. Atkinson, Satish K. Singh
    Pages 83-114
  8. Cadman L. Leggett, Daniel K. Chan, Kenneth K. Wang
    Pages 115-128
  9. Valerio Balassone, Haruhiro Inoue
    Pages 129-145
  10. Daniel P. Perl, Sharmila Anandasabapathy
    Pages 147-173
  11. Tian Gao, Hemant K. Roy
    Pages 175-185
  12. Masayuki Kitano, Kosuke Minaga, Masatoshi Kudo
    Pages 187-208
  13. Kunal Karia, Angela Saul, Amy Tyberg, Monica Gaidhane, Michel Kahaleh
    Pages 209-227
  14. Marc Giovannini
    Pages 229-236
  15. Back Matter
    Pages 237-241

About this book


This book is a comprehensive, state-of-the art update of the field of endoscopic imaging. The approaches to novel imaging and cutting edge techniques are demonstrated in the context of gastrointestinal endoscopic imaging, with discussions on both techniques in use and exploration of novel imaging platforms on the horizon in gastrointestinal endoscopy. Designed to convey practical information on these innovative approaches in a user-friendly manner, each chapter focuses on the principals of the technology under discussion, highlights key clinical indications, demonstrates the equipment and set up required, covers the basic technique, and reviews complication profiles, and comparison to standard or alternative approaches. Chapters also provides the expert’s tips and tricks for the reader to more practically and easily translate the information provided into safe and successful practice. The volume is also accompanied by videos demonstrating highlighting certain techniques.

Written by experts in the field, Endoscopic Imaging Techniques and Tools is a valuable resource for clinicians, trainees, and researchers interested in the field of endoscopic imaging. 


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Editors and affiliations

  • Vani J.A. Konda
    • 1
  • Irving Waxman
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of MedicineUniversity of Chicago MedicineChicagoUSA
  2. 2.Biological SciencesUniversity of Chicago MedicineChicagoUSA

About the editors

Vani J. A. Konda, MD
Director of Endoscopic Research and Educational Programs, Center for Endoscopic Research and Therapeutics, University of Chicago Medicine, Department of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA

Irving Waxman, MD
University of Chicago Medicine, Department of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title Endoscopic Imaging Techniques and Tools
  • Editors Vani J.A. Konda
    Irving Waxman
  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2016
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Medicine Medicine (R0)
  • Hardcover ISBN 978-3-319-30051-1
  • Softcover ISBN 978-3-319-80714-0
  • eBook ISBN 978-3-319-30053-5
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages XIII, 241
  • Number of Illustrations 27 b/w illustrations, 83 illustrations in colour
  • Topics Gastroenterology
    General Surgery
    Surgical Oncology
  • Buy this book on publisher's site
Industry Sectors
Health & Hospitals
Internal Medicine & Dermatology


“This is a comprehensive review of the newest updates in the field of endoscopic imaging. … It includes a great collection of high resolution endoscopic photos that go well with the descriptions of the technology and the techniques. This is a great reference for practicing gastrointestinal physicians and fellows wishing to understand the complexity behind the newest technological advances in endoscopic imaging.” (Brenton Rogers, Doody's Book Reviews, March, 2017)