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Diagnostic and Therapeutic Endoscopy
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 278045, 6 pages
The Learning Curve of Gastric Intestinal Metaplasia Interpretation on the Images Obtained by Probe-Based Confocal Laser Endomicroscopy
1Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok 10330, Thailand
2Department of Pathology, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok 10330, Thailand
Received 24 August 2012; Accepted 9 November 2012
Academic Editor: Helmut Neumann
Copyright © 2012 Rapat Pittayanon 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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