Fully, Coated, Removable, Self-expanding Oesophageal Stents for the Prevention of Oesophageal Stricture Following Endoscopic Mucosal Resection of Short Segment Barrett's With High Grade Dysplasia and Early Cancer.
- Patients with short segment Barrett's Oesophagus with high grade dysplasia or early
cancer, having circumferential EMR to achieve complete Barrett's excision.
- Aged 18-75 years old
- Biopsy proven to be Barretts with HGD or EAC
- The absence or lymph node involvement
- Short segment <3cm of Barretts Oesophagus.
- Women who are pregnant and the human foetus
- Children and/or young people <18 years
- People with an intellectual or mental impairment.
Type of Study:
Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment, Masking: Open Label, Primary Purpose: Prevention
Improvement in Stricture Formation
Initial evaluation of Dysphagia score which is used to assess the stricture formation prior to EMR. Followed by weekly phone calls to assess ability to swallow liquids and food.
Outcome Time Frame:
Michael Bourke, MBBS
Australia: Human Research Ethics Committee
- Constriction, Pathological
- Constriction, Pathologic
- Esophageal Diseases
- Esophageal Stenosis