EurekaMag.com logo
+ Site Statistics
References:
54,215,046
Abstracts:
30,230,908
PMIDs:
28,215,208
+ Search Articles
+ Subscribe to Site Feeds
EurekaMag Most Shared ContentMost Shared
EurekaMag PDF Full Text ContentPDF Full Text
+ PDF Full Text
Request PDF Full TextRequest PDF Full Text
+ Follow Us
Follow on FacebookFollow on Facebook
Follow on TwitterFollow on Twitter
Follow on LinkedInFollow on LinkedIn

+ Translate

The role of endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography injection training sessions for the gastroenterology nurse and associate



The role of endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography injection training sessions for the gastroenterology nurse and associate



Gastroenterology Nursing 12(2): 106-108



Pancreatitis is a recognized serious complication of endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP). The pressure with which contrast media are injected may be a risk factor for developing pancreatitis. We, therefore, designed a study to determine if there were differences in pressures generated by experienced and inexperienced gastroenterology nurses and how much training would be required to instruct individuals to inject to a specific pressure. With the use of manometrically guided practice sessions, it was determined that inexperienced operators initially inject with significantly high pressure but can learn to inject accurately to a specific pressure as rapidly as experienced operators. Injection training sessions may be beneficial in minimizing the potential risk factor of hydrostatic pressure induced endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography-associated pancreatitis.

(PDF emailed within 0-6 h: $19.90)

Accession: 041743054

Download citation: RISBibTeXText

PMID: 2487820

DOI: 10.1097/00001610-198901220-00007



Related references

Consecutive versus separate sessions of endoscopic ultrasound (EUS) and endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP) for symptomatic choledocholithiasis. Surgical Endoscopy 27(6): 2117-2121, 2014

Selective biliary cannulation techniques for endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography procedures and prevention of post- endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography pancreatitis. Expert Review of Gastroenterology & Hepatology 10(6): 709-722, 2016

Education and imaging. Gastroenterology: Juxtapapillary diverticulum perforation after endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography. Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology 30(4): 651-651, 2016

Injection pistol for volume control of contrast injection during endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography. Gastrointestinal Endoscopy 33(3): 238-240, 1987

Canadian Association of Gastroenterology Practice Guideline for clinical competence in diagnostic and therapeutic endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography. Canadian Journal of Gastroenterology 11(6): 535-538, 1997

Guidelines for training in diagnostic and therapeutic endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ECRP). Society of American Gastrointestinal Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES). Surgical Endoscopy 14(7): 690-690, 2000

Training methods for endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography. Techniques in Gastrointestinal Endoscopy 13(2): 0-139, 2011

Training surgeons in endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography. Surgical Endoscopy 20(1): 149-152, 2005

Postendoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography pancreatitis association with urographic visualization during endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography. Radiology 157(3 PART 1): 595-598, 1985

Guideline on training and credentialing in endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography. Singapore Medical Journal 52(9): 654-657, 2012

Endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography in the dog: a model for training and research. Gastrointestinal Endoscopy 21(1): 25-26, 1974

Endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography in children. Subcommittee on Endoscopy and Procedures of the Patient Care Committee of the North American Society for Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition. Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition 30(3): 335-342, 2000

Cost effectiveness of endoscopic ultrasonography, magnetic resonance cholangiopancreatography, and endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography in patients suspected for pancreaticobiliary disease. Digestive Disease Week Abstracts & Itinerary Planner : Abstract No T1320, 2003

Cost-effectiveness of endoscopic ultrasonography, magnetic resonance cholangiopancreatography and endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography in patients suspected of pancreaticobiliary disease. Scandinavian Journal of Gastroenterology 39(6): 579-583, 2004

All-inside arthroscopic allograft reconstruction of the anterior talo-fibular ligament using an accesory transfibular portal. Foot and Ankle Surgery, 2018