Digestive Disease Week 2019
05/19/2019 — 05/21/2019
San Diego, CA
Tips, Techniques and Tools for
Advanced Polypectomy - 5/20 (9:30 – 10:15am) Product Theater 1
David L. Diehl, MD, FASGE, Director of Interventional Endoscopy,
Geisinger Medical Center, Danville, PA. will lead a discussion around tips,
techniques and the latest tools for managing flat polyps, defect closure
and electrosurgery applications.
Avulsion: A Novel Technique to Achieve
Complete Resection of Difficult Colon Polyps - 5/20 (1:30-2:15pm)
Gregory Haber, MD, Chief of Endoscopy and Director of Advanced
Therapeutics and Innovation, NYU Langone Medical Center, New York,
NY. will lead a discussion around the avulsion technique - using hot
biopsy forceps to grasp tissue, apply a mechanical force, while applying
bursts of a cutting current with minimal cautery.