New trends in treatment of non-variceal bleeding in the upper gastrointestinal tract

Authors: Radan Keil;  Ladislav Douda
Authors‘ workplace: Interní klinika 2. LF UK a FN Motol Praha, přednosta prof. MUDr. Milan Kvapil, CSc., MBA
Published in: Vnitř Lék 2015; 61(7-8): 686-690
Category: Vanýsek´s day 2015


Acute upper gastrointestinal tract bleeding is a life-threatening incident in which a right diagnostic and therapeutic approach is necessary. Beside the standards in endoscopic hemostasis (adrenalin injection, hemostatic clips) there are some new technologies in endoscopic hemostasis.

Key words:
Haemospray – hemostasis – OVESCO clip – upper gastrointestinal tract bleeding


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