California Pacific Medical Center, San Francisco, CA, and principal
investigator in the SpyGlass registry, will present results on a subset
of patients with indeterminate biliary strictures or filling defects
that underwent ERC followed by PO using the SpyGlass System and the
SpyBite(R) Biopsy Forceps. The lead author of the analysis is Douglas
Pleskow, M.D., Division of Gastroenterology, Beth Israel Deaconess
Medical Center, Boston, MA, and principal investigator in the SpyGlass
registry. The presentation will take place at 5:00 p.m. in Room 1 at
the San Diego Convention Center.
The SpyGlass Direct Visualization System will be available for demonstrations at Boston Scientific's booth #3314. The Company will also offer hands-on demonstration sessions in its Simulated Clinical Endoscopy Suite for the following products: WallFlex(R) Stents, Polyflex(R) Esophageal Stents, Radial Jaw(R) 4 Biopsy Forceps, Resolution(R) Clip, CRE(TM) Balloon Dilators and the RX Biliary System(TM).
About Digestive Disease Week(R)
DDW is the largest international gathering of physicians, researchers and academics in the fields of gastroenterology, hepatology, endoscopy and gastrointestinal surgery. Jointly sponsored by the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases, the American Gastroenterological Association (AGA) Institute, the American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy and the Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract, DDW takes place May 17-22, 2008, at the San Diego Convention Center, San Diego, CA. The meeting showcases approximately 5,000 abstracts and hundreds of lectures on the latest advances in GI research, medicine and technology. For more information, visit http://www.ddw.org.
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