Handbook of Capsule Endoscopy

  • Zhaoshen Li
  • Zhuan Liao
  • Mark McAlindon

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
  2. Zhaoshen Li, Dan Carter, Rami Eliakim, Wenbin Zou, Hao Wu, Zhuan Liao et al.
    Pages 5-45
  3. Imdadur Rahman, Praful Patel, Emanuele Rondonotti, Anastasios Koulaouzidis, Marco Pennazio, Rahul Kalla et al.
    Pages 47-118
  4. Anastasios Koulaouzidis, Sarah Douglas, John N. Plevris
    Pages 119-128
  5. Cristiano Spada, Samuel Adler
    Pages 129-135
  6. Salvatore Oliva, Stanley Cohen
    Pages 145-151
  7. Sung Chul Park, Hoon Jai Chun
    Pages 153-164
  8. Melissa F. Hale, Mark McAlindon
    Pages 165-170
  9. Zhuan Liao, Min Tang, Qiang Guo, Bangmao Wang, Qiong He, Fachao Zhi et al.
    Pages 171-196
  10. Back Matter
    Pages 197-199

About this book


Handbook of Capsule Endoscopy is a concise guide to the clinical diagnostic use of capsule endoscopy, a non-invasive imaging technology of the gastrointestinal tract. This book is written by an international team with over 30 authors from 8 countries, mainly China, Britain, Israel, Italy, Germany, Korea, United Arab Emirates and the United States.


This book introduces nearly all aspects of capsule endoscopy, including the six devices currently in use, the set up procedures, indications and contraindications, its application in three organs, special use in pediatrics, safety issues and case presentations. This book is an ideal reference work for physicians and surgeons who wish to utilize this helpful imaging technology.


Prof. Zhaoshen Li and Associate Prof. Zhuan Liao are doctors in Changhai Hospital, the Second Military Medical University, Shanghai, China. Mark McAlindon is the Directorate of Gastroenterology and a Consultant Gastroenterologist and in Royal Hallamshire Hospital, England, the United Kingdom.


Capsule endoscopy Diagnosis Gastrointestinal tract Small bowel

Editors and affiliations

  • Zhaoshen Li
    • 1
  • Zhuan Liao
    • 2
  • Mark McAlindon
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of GastroenterologyChanghai HospitalShanghaiChina
  2. 2.Department of GastroenterologyChanghai HospitalShanghaiChina
  3. 3.GastroenterologyRoyal Hallamshire HospitalSheffieldUnited Kingdom

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media Dordrecht 2014
  • Publisher Name Springer, Dordrecht
  • eBook Packages Medicine Medicine (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-94-017-9228-8
  • Online ISBN 978-94-017-9229-5
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