ESGE, WEO and WGO Joint Cascade Guideline

Resuming endoscopy during COVID-19 pandemic: ESGE, WEO and WGO Joint Cascade Guideline for Resource Limited Settings G. Antonelli, J.G. Karstensen, P. Bhat, et al. When summarizing international societies’ recommendations regarding the resumption of endoscopy during COVID-19 pandemic, almost half of these resulted to be critically dependent on sensitive resources, primarily personal protective equipment. Using a…

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ESGE Days 2021 – it went virtual, but it stayed real!

ESGE’s first virtual congress took place on March 25-27, 2021.   Despite challenges from the Covid 19 pandemic, thanks to our dedicated Scientific Committee and modern technology, participants could come together to share endoscopic education, innovation and inspiration.   Feedback has been overwhelmingly positive! Participants of ESGE Days 2021 entered an immersive platform where they could explore…

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Assess quality in your endoscopy unit

Start measuring quality in your endoscopy unit according to the ESGE Quality Improvement Committee’s recommendation. New module – Endoscopy services – has been added. Find out more and request an access to the Quality check APP.

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Endoscopic management of superficial nonampullary duodenal tumors: ESGE Guideline

Endoscopic management of superficial nonampullary duodenal tumors: European Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ESGE) Guideline G. Vanbiervliet, A. Moss, M. Arvanitakis, et al. This ESGE Guideline provides a clear summary of the evidence base regarding endoscopic treatment of superficial nonampullary duodenal tumors, with recommendations for routine practice. A companion Guideline has provided guidance on ampullary tumors.

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ESGE statement on COVID-19 Vaccinations and Gastrointestinal Endoscopy Unit Personnel

The recent approval of the COVID-19 vaccines marks a milestone in the fight against the novel Corona virus (SARS-CoV-2). Currently, both mRNA- (BNT162b2, mRNA-1273) and vector-based vaccines (AZD1222) have received approval by the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA), and the European Commission (EC, EMA). Large-scale vaccination programmes are being rolled out world-wide and…

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ESGE QIC Position Statement

Overcoming the barriers to dissemination and implementation of quality measures for gastrointestinal endoscopy: European Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ESGE) and United European Gastroenterology (UEG) position statement R. Bisschops, M.D. Rutter, M. Areia, et al. European Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ESGE) with support of United European Gastroenterology (UEG) have developed performance measures to assess quality in…

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Happy new year! A few words from our President…

On behalf of the ESGE Governing Board, please allow me to wish you and your families a very happy, healthy, and prosperous 2021.  I also wish to take this opportunity to look back on our many activities in 2020, and to share our perspectives for the upcoming year. One year ago, we announced the launch…

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Endoscopic management of enteral tubes – Part 1. ESGE Guideline

Endoscopic management of enteral tubes in adult patients – Part 1: Definitions and indications. European Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ESGE) Guideline M. Arvanitakis, P. Gkolfakis, E.J. Despott, et al. This is Part 1 of a two-part Guideline from the European Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ESGE) that will address all major issues concerning enteral tube management.…

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Submit your grant proposal to the ESGE Research Champions Den

ESGE research grants support innovative, original research in gastroenterology. In 2021, the research grants will evolve into the ESGE Research Champions Den, which is an annual competition for research funding taking place at the ESGE Days. Potential contenders submit their research idea online. The ESGE research committee reviews the applications and attributes a score to…

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