Accuracy of carbon dioxide insufflation for endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography using double-balloon endoscopy
Yoshiki Niwa, Masanao Nakamura, Takeshi Yamamura, Yasuyuki Mizutani, Eri Ishikawa, Takuya Ishikawa, Naomi Kakushima, Kazuhiro Furukawa, Eizaburo Ohno, Takashi Honda, Masatoshi Ishigami, Mitsuhiro Fujishiro, Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, Nagoya 466-8560, Japan
Hiroki Kawashima, Keiko Maeda, Tsunaki Sawada, Department of Endoscopy, Nagoya University Hospital, Nagoya 466-8560, Japan
Author contributions: Niwa Y and Nakamura M contributed to the conception and design; Niwa Y, Nakamura M, Kawashima H and Ishikawa T, Kakushima N contributed to the analysis and interpretation of the data; Niwa Y drafted the article; Ohno E, Ishikawa E, Yamamura T, Maeda K, Sawada T, Honda T, Mizutani Y, Furukawa K, and Ishigami M contributed to critical revision of the article for important intellectual content; Nakamura M and Yamamura T contributed to Statistical analysis; Fujishiro M made final approval of the article; all authors have read and approve the final manuscript.
Institutional review board statement: The study was reviewed and approved by the Ethics Committee of Nagoya University Hospital.
Clinical trial registration statement: The study was registered in the University Hospital Medical Information Network and in a clinical trial registry (UMIN000018357).
Informed consent statement: All study participants provided informed written consent prior to study enrollment.
Conflict-of-interest statement: Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine is receiving a scholarship donation from FUJIFILM. There are no additional conflict of interest that would pertain to the content of this study.
Data sharing statement: No additional data are available.
CONSORT 2010 statement: The authors have read the CONSORT 2010 statement, and the manuscript was prepared and revised according to the CONSORT 2010 statement.
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Corresponding author: Masanao Nakamura, MD, PhD, Lecturer, Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, 65 Tsurumai-cho, Showa-ku, Nagoya 466-8560, Japan. email@example.com
Received: August 17, 2020
Peer-review started: August 17, 2020
First decision: September 12, 2020
Revised: September 14, 2020
Accepted: September 23, 2020
Article in press: September 23, 2020
Published online: November 14, 2020