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Gastroenterology Research and Practice
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 304723, 5 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/304723
Review Article

Novel Imaging Enhancements in Capsule Endoscopy

Erasme Hospital, Université Libre de Bruxelles, Brussels, Belgium

Received 3 March 2013; Revised 29 May 2013; Accepted 4 June 2013

Academic Editor: Jan Bureš

Copyright © 2013 Mostafa Ibrahim and Andre Van Gossum. 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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