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Gastroenterology Research and Practice
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 296347, 6 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/296347
Clinical Study

Self-Expanding Metal Stenting for Palliation of Patients with Malignant Colonic Obstruction: Effectiveness and Efficacy on 255 Patients with 12-Month's Follow-up

1Endoscopy Unit, Bispebjerg Hospital, Bispebjerg Bakke 23, Entrance 7B, 2400 Copenhagen NV, Denmark
2Unidad de Endoscopia, Servicio de Aparato Digestivo, Hospital Doctor Josep Trueta, Carretera Franca s/n, Catalunya, 17007 Girona, Spain
3Gastro-enterologie, Onze Lieve Vrouw Ziekenhuis, Moorselbaan 164, 9300 Aalst, Belgium
4Department of Digestive Endoscopy, Istituto Clinico Humanitas, Via Manzoni 56, 20089 Rozzano, Italy
5Gastroenterology Unit, Saint Savas Hospital, 171 Alexadras Avenue, 11522 Athens, Greece
6Department of Surgical Endoscopy, University Hospital Tuebingen, Geissweg 3, 72076 Tuebingen, Germany
7Department-Colorectal Surgery, Groote Schuur Hospital, Private Bag, Observatory, Cape Town 7937, South Africa
8WallFlex Enteral Colonic Stent for Relieving Malignant Colorectal Obstruction, Boston Scientific, Natick, MA 01760, USA

Received 7 March 2012; Accepted 8 April 2012

Academic Editor: Mohammad Ahmad Al-Shatouri

Copyright © 2012 Søren Meisner et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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