United European Gastroenterology evidence-based guidelines for the diagnosis and therapy of chronic pancreatitis (HaPanEU)

Lohr J. M., Dominguez-Munoz E., Rosendahl J., Besselink M., Mayerle J., Lerch M. M., ...More

UNITED EUROPEAN GASTROENTEROLOGY JOURNAL, vol.5, no.2, pp.153-199, 2017 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Review
  • Volume: 5 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.1177/2050640616684695
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.153-199
  • Keywords: Chronic pancreatitis, Grading of Recommendations Assessment, Development and Evaluation, evidence-based, guidelines, pancreatic exocrine insufficiency, diabetes mellitus, endoscopic therapy, EXTRACORPOREAL SHOCKWAVE LITHOTRIPSY, EXPANDABLE METAL STENT, LONG-TERM, CYSTIC DYSTROPHY, REPLACEMENT THERAPY, ENDOSCOPIC THERAPY, DUCT STRICTURES, DUODENAL WALL, FOLLOW-UP, MANAGEMENT
  • Acibadem Mehmet Ali Aydinlar University Affiliated: No


Background:There have been substantial improvements in the management of chronic pancreatitis, leading to the publication of several national guidelines during recent years. In collaboration with United European Gastroenterology, the working group on Harmonizing diagnosis and treatment of chronic pancreatitis across Europe' (HaPanEU) developed these European guidelines using an evidence-based approach.