The Impact of Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography Education on Radiation Exposure to Experienced Endoscopist: "Trainee Effect"


Oztas E., Parlak E., Kucukay F., Arhan M., Dagli U., Etik D. O. , ...More

DIGESTIVE DISEASES AND SCIENCES, vol.57, no.5, pp.1134-1143, 2012 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 57 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2012
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/s10620-012-2028-4
  • Title of Journal : DIGESTIVE DISEASES AND SCIENCES
  • Page Numbers: pp.1134-1143

Abstract

Endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP), as with other fluoroscopic procedures, carries the risk of exposure of staff to radiation. However, over the last two decades, only a few studies have investigated this risk.