Clinical Study Comparing PillCam® Crohn's Capsule Endoscopy to Ileocolonoscopy (IC) Plus MRE for Detection of Active CD in the Small Bowel and Colon in Subjects With Known CD and Mucosal Disease
This study will evaluate the efficacy of capsule endoscopy (CE) versus ileocolonoscopy (IC) plus MRE for detection of active Crohn's disease (CD) in the small bowel in subjects with known CD and mucosal disease. The primary objective of the study is to assess the accuracy of CE versus IC plus MRE for detecting active CD, by visualizing the small bowel and colon in subjects with known CD and mucosal disease. There will be assessment of mucosal disease activity at baseline and 6- and 12- month follow ups. Patient satisfaction questionnaires will be completed at baseline, 6- and 12- month follow ...
Natural History of Barrett's Esophagus Using Tethered Capsule Endomicroscopy
Rochester, MN; Jacksonville, FL
The goal of this research is to determine the natural history of Barrett's esophagus (BE) using tethered capsule endomicroscopy (TCE) in patients undergoing surveillance endoscopy.
Quality Assessment of Colon Capsule Endoscopy
The primary aims of the study include determining the patient’s experience with colon capsule endoscopy (CCE) and the associated bowel preparation. In addition, the nursing staff experience with administration of the colon capsule will also be noted. Finally, the physician’s experience with interpretation of the colon capsule images. The secondary aim of this study is preliminary evaluation of the diagnostic yield of CCE compared to CT colonography (CTC).