Plummer, J. M.; Arthurs, Milton H.; McDonald, Archibald H.; Mitchell, Derek I. G.; McFarlane, Michael E.; Newnham, Mark S.; /West, Wayne M.
Author Affiliation, Ana.
Department of Surgery, Radiology, Anaesthesia and Intensive Care.
Endoscopic Retrograde cholangiopancreatography : A Single Institution Experience
West Indian Medical Journal
Date of Publication
53 (Suppl. 2)
A review of 157 patients, at the University Hospital of the West Indies (UHWI), subjected to endoscopic retrograde cholanhiopancreatogrsphy (ERCP) revealed a high cannulation success rate. Females accounted for over two-third of cases and the majority had ERCP as diagnostic procedure. While the overall morbidity was acceptable, the rate of pancreatitis was higher than expected. (AU)....