Current Publications

  1. Koulaouzidis A, Douglas S, Plevris JN. The Edinburgh experience with two small-bowel capsule endoscopy systems. Gastrointest Endosc. 2011 Oct;74(4):941. PubMed PMID: 21951483.
  2. Inglis S, Christie D, Plevris JN. A novel three-dimensional endoscopic ultrasound technique for the freehand examination of the oesophagus. Ultrasound Med Biol. 2011 Nov;37(11):1779-90. Epub 2011 Sep 17. PubMed PMID: 21930338.
  3. Krystallis C, Koulaouzidis A, Douglas S, Plevris JN. Chromoendoscopy in small bowel capsule endoscopy: Blue mode or Fuji Intelligent Colour Enhancement? Dig Liver Dis. 2011 Sep 3. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 21893436.
  4. Koulaouzidis A, Plevris JN. Colon capsule endoscopy for detection of polyps and cancers: a step closer to non-invasive colon screening? J R Coll  Physicians Edinb. 2011 Jun;41(2):124-5. PubMed PMID: 21677917.
  5. Koulaouzidis A, Douglas S, Plevris JN. Tracheal aspiration of capsule endoscopes: completing a cases compilation. Dig Dis Sci. 2011 Oct;56(10):3101-2. PubMed PMID: 21516324.
  6. Koulaouzidis A, Douglas S, Plevris JN. Identification of the ampulla of Vater during oesophageal capsule endoscopy: two heads and viewing speed make a difference. Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2011 Apr;23(4):361; author reply 362.PubMed PMID: 21430448.
  7. Krystallis C, McAvoy NC, Wilson J, Hayes PC, Plevris JN. EUS-assisted thrombin injection for ectopic bleeding varices--a case report and review of the literature. QJM. 2011 Mar 7. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 21382928.
  8. Koulaouzidis A, Douglas S, Rogers MA, Arnott ID, Plevris JN. Fecal calprotectin: a selection tool for small bowel capsule endoscopy in suspected IBD with prior negative bi-directional endoscopy. Scand J Gastroenterol. 2011 May;46(5):561-6. Epub 2011 Jan 27. PubMed PMID: 21269246.
  9. Hoskins PR, Soldan M, Fortune S, Inglis S, Anderson T, Plevris J. Validation of endoscopic ultrasound measured flow rate in the azygos vein using a flow phantom. Ultrasound Med Biol. 2010 Nov;36(11):1957-64. PubMed PMID: 20800953.
  10. Rhatigan E, Tyrmpas I, Murray G, Plevris JN. Scoring system to identify patients at high risk of oesophageal cancer. Br J Surg. 2010  ec;97(12):1831-7. doi: 10.1002/bjs.7225. Epub 2010 Aug 24. PubMed PMID: 20737538.
  11. Koulaouzidis A, Douglas S, Plevris J. Portal hypertensive enteropathy & capsule endoscopy. Ann Hepatol. 2009 Apr-Jun;8(2):150. PubMed PMID: 19502660.
  12. Koulaouzidis A, Pendlebury J, Douglas S, Plevris JN. Aspiration of video capsule: rare but potentially life-threatening complication to include in your consent form. Am J Gastroenterol. 2009 Jun;104(6):1602-3. Epub 2009 Apr 21. PubMed PMID: 19491879.
  13. Plevris JN, Hayes PC. Treating bleeding oesophageal varices with vasoactive agents: good value for money? Curr Med Res Opin. 2007 Jul;23(7):1745-7. Review. PubMed PMID: 17588304.
  14. Davies AR, Deans DA, Penman I, Plevris JN, Fletcher J, Wall L, Phillips H, Gilmour H, Patel D, de Beaux A, Paterson-Brown S. The multidisciplinary team meeting improves staging accuracy and treatment selection for gastro-esophageal cancer. Dis Esophagus. 2006;19(6):496-503. PubMed PMID: 17069595.
  15. Tripathi D, Ferguson JW, Therapondos G, Plevris JN, Hayes PC. Review article: recent advances in the management of bleeding gastric varices. Aliment Pharmacol  Ther. 2006 Jul 1;24(1):1-17. Review. PubMed PMID: 16803599.
  16. Tripathi D, Plevris JN, Redhead DN, Hayes PC. Gastric wall invasion following transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic stent shunt insertion for variceal bleeding. Endoscopy. 2006 May;38(5):545. PubMed PMID: 16767601.
  17. Inglis S, Ramnarine KV, Plevris JN, McDicken WN. An anthropomorphic tissue-mimicking phantom of the oesophagus for endoscopic ultrasound. Ultrasound Med Biol. 2006 Feb;32(2):249-59. PubMed PMID: 16464670.
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