2013

Self-Expandable Stents in the Gastrointestinal Tract

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ISBN: 978-1-4614-3745-1 (Print) 978-1-4614-3746-8 (Online)

Table of contents (20 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xii

  2. History of GI Tract Stenting

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-13

      History of GI Stenting: Rigid Prostheses in the Esophagus

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      Pages 15-31

      History of Bile Duct Stenting: Rigid Prostheses

  3. History of SEMS/SEPS Development and Current Design

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 33-33

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      Pages 35-49

      History of Self-Expandable Metal and Self-Expandable Plastic Stent Development

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      Pages 51-69

      Current Designs of Self-Expanding Stents

  4. Overview of Available Prostheses

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 71-71

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      Pages 73-87

      Esophageal Prostheses

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      Pages 89-101

      Biliary Self-Expandable Metal Stents

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      Pages 103-120

      Enteric Prostheses

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      Pages 121-126

      Colonic Prostheses

  5. Indications and Placement Techniques

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 127-127

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      Pages 129-140

      Esophageal Stents: Indications and Placement Techniques

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      Pages 141-157

      Biliary and Pancreatic Stents: Indications and Placement Techniques

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      Pages 159-173

      Enteric Stents: Indications and Placement Techniques

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      Pages 175-189

      Colonic Self-Expandable Metal Stents: Indications and Placement Techniques

  6. Results to Include Complications

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 191-191

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      Pages 193-204

      Esophageal Stents: Malignancy

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      Pages 205-215

      Esophageal Stents: Benign

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 217-233

      Self-Expanding Metallic Stents for Malignant Hilar Biliary Obstruction

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      Pages 235-248

      Biliary Malignancy: Distal

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      Pages 249-258

      Benign Biliary Diseases

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      Pages 259-274

      Enteral Stents

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      Pages 275-289

      Colonic Stents

  7. Future

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 291-291

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 293-303

      Self-Expandable Metal Stents: Transluminal Stents

  8. Back Matter

    Pages 305-310