Fred Rosenberg, M.D. Abstract OBJECTIVE: To evaluate the use and impact of the recommended withdrawal time of at least 6 minutes from the cecum in colonoscopy in multiple gastroenterology endoscopy ambulatory surgery centers serving a wide geographical area.
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A new procedure is available at several of the Illinois Gastroenterology Group (IGG) sites which has revolutionized the treatment of Barrett’s esophagus.
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