Sessile serrated adenoma detection rate is correlated with adenoma detection rate
Daisuke Ohki, Yosuke Tsuji, Yoshiki Sakaguchi, Chihiro Minatsuki, Hiroto Kinoshita, Keiko Niimi, Satoshi Ono, Yoku Hayakawa, Shuntaro Yoshida, Atsuo Yamada, Shinya Kodashima, Nobutake Yamamichi, Yoshihiro Hirata, Mitsuhiro Fujishiro, Kazuhiko Koike, Department of Gastroenterology, Graduate School of Medicine, the University of Tokyo, Tokyo 113-0033, Japan
Tomohiro Shinozaki, Department of Biostatistics, School of Public Health, the University of Tokyo, Tokyo 113-0033, Japan
Keiko Niimi, Center for Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Graduate School of Medicine, the University of Tokyo, Tokyo 113-0033, Japan
Shuntaro Yoshida, Mitsuhiro Fujishiro, Department of Endoscopy and Endoscopic Surgery, Graduate School of Medicine, the University of Tokyo, Tokyo 113-0033, Japan
Tetsuo Ushiku, Masashi Fukayama, Department of Pathology, Graduate School of Medicine, the University of Tokyo, Tokyo 113-0033, Japan
Author contributions: Ohki D and Tsuji Y contributed to planning the study protocol and manuscript writing; Shinozaki T provided advice on the statistical analysis of the data; Sakaguchi Y, Kinoshita H, Niimi K, Ono S, Yoshida S, Yamada A, Kodashima S, Yamamichi N and Hirata Y performed endoscopic procedures, checked the manuscript and suggested improvement ; Hayakawa Y and Minatsuki M checked the manuscript and suggested improvement; Ushiku T and Fukayama M provided advice on the histopathological diagnoses, checked the manuscript and suggested improvement; Koike K gave the final approval of the manuscript.
Institutional review board statement: In our institution, the comprehensive retrospective analysis of each patient’s medical record was approved by our ethics committee (No. 2058); this study is included in that category.
Informed consent statement: All study participants provided informed written consent prior to study enrollment.
Conflict-of-interest statement: No potential conflicts of interest relevant to this article were reported.
Data sharing statement: No additional data are available.
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Correspondence to: Yosuke Tsuji, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor, Department of Gastroenterology, Graduate School of Medicine, the University of Tokyo, 7-3-1, Hongo, Tokyo 113-8655, Japan. firstname.lastname@example.org
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Received: December 20, 2017
Peer-review started: December 21, 2017
First decision: January 15, 2018
Revised: February 5, 2018
Accepted: March 6, 2018
Article in press: March 6, 2018
Published online: March 15, 2018