Scientific publications

Please see below a list of studies published on i-scan:


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Kodashima et al. Novel image-enhanced endoscopy with i-scan technology. World J Gastroenterol 2010 March 7; 16(9): 1043-1049More

M. Atkinson et al. i-Scan: Chromoendoscopy without the hassle?. Digestive and Liver Disease 42 (2010) 18–19More

Neumann H et al. Present and future perspectives of virtual chromoendoscopy with i-scan and optical enhancement technology. Dig Endosc. 2014 Jan;26 Suppl 1:43-51.More

Hancock S et al. Use of i-scan Endoscopic Image Enhancement Technology in Clinical Practice to Assist in Diagnostic and Therapeutic Endoscopy: A Case Series and Review of the Literature. Diagn Ther Endosc. 2012; 2012: 193570.More

Rey JW et al. New aspects of modern endoscopy. World J Gastrointest Endosc. Aug 16, 2014; 6(8): 334–344More



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Cammarota G et al. Image-enhanced endoscopy with I-scan technology for the evaluation of duodenal villous patterns. Dig Dis Sci. 2013 May;58(5):1287-92.More

Hoffman A. et al. High-definition endoscopy with i-scan and Lugol's solution for more precise detection of mucosal breaks in patients with reflux symptoms. Endoscopy. 2009 Feb;41(2):107-12.More

Hoffman et al. Acetic acid compared to i-scan imaging for detecting Barrett’s oesophagus - a randomized comparative trial. Gastrointest Endosc. 2014 Jan; 79(1):46-54.More

Hundorfean G et al. High-definition endoscopic imaging with i-Scan for the detection and characterization of duodenal Crohn's disease. J Crohns Colitis. 2013 Apr 1;7(3):e122-3.More

Kang HS et al. The efficacy of i-SCAN for detecting reflux esophagitis: a prospective randomized controlled trial. Dis Esophagus. 2013 Feb-Mar;26(2):204-11.More

Kang HS et al. Efficacy of I-scan endoscopy in the diagnosis of gastroesophageal reflux disease with minimal change. Dis Esophagus. 2013 Feb-Mar;26(2):204-11.More

Kim MS et al. Efficacy of I-scan endoscopy in the diagnosis of gastroesophageal reflux disease with minimal change. Clin Endosc. Sep 2011; 44(1): 27–32.More

Mooney PD. et al. High definition (HD) endoscopy with i-scan for the detection of markers of coeliac disease: a feasibility study. BSG 2014 abstract.More

Neumann H. et al. High-definition endoscopy with i-scan enables diagnosis of characteristic mucosal lesions in Whipple’s disease. Endoscopy 2012; 44(S 02): E217-E218.More

Sehgal V. et al. A novel endoscopic classification system using i-scan improves dysplasia detection in Barrett`s oesophagus: UEGW 2014 abstract.More

Qi QQ et al. High-definition magnifying endoscopy with i-scan in the diagnosis of Helicobacter pylori infection: a pilot study. J Dig Dis. 2013 Nov;14(11):579-86.More

Robles C. et al: PENTAX i-scan with magnification for the identification of underdiagnosis organic esophageal lesions (Barrett esophagus and esophagitis) in patients with functional dyspepsia: a prospective study. UEGW 2014 abstract. More



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Basford PJ et al. High-Definition endoscopy with i-scan for evaluation of small colon polyps: the HiSCOPE study. Gastrointest Endosc. 2014 Jan;79(1):111-8.More

Bouwens MW et al. Optical Diagnosis of colorectal polyps using high-definition i-scan: An educational experience. World J Gastroenterol. 2013 Jul 21;19(27):4334-43.More

Chernolesskiy A et al. Comparison of Pentax Hiline and Olympus Lucera systems at Screening colonoscopy. World J Gastrointest Endosc. 2013 Feb 16;5(2):62-6.More

Hoffman A. et al. High definition colonoscopy combined with i-scan is superior in the detection of colorectal neoplasias compared with standard video colonoscopy: a prospective randomized controlled trial. Endoscopy. 2010 Oct;42(10):827-33.More

Hoffman A. et al. Recognition and characterization of small colonic neoplasia with high-defintion colonoscopy using i-scan is as precise as chromoendoscopy. Dig Liver Dis. 2010 Jan;42(1):45-50.More

Hoffman A. et al: High definition plus colonoscopy combined with i-scan tone enhancement vs. high definition colonoscopy for colorectal neoplasia: a randomized trial. Dig Liver Dis. 2014 Aug 20. pii: S1590-8658(14)00596-9.More

Hong SN et al. Prospective, randomised, back to back trial evaluating the usefulness of i-scan in screening colonoscopy. Gastrointest Endosc. 2012 May;75(5):1011-1021More

Iacucci M et al. I-scan High Definition colonoscopy correlates with white light endoscopy and histology assessment in mucosal healing for ulcerative colitis. Poster presentations: Clinical: Diagnosis and outcome (2013) at ECCO 2013.More

Iacucci M et al. Detection of sessile serrated adenomas in IBD Surveillance colonoscopy by electronic virtual chromoendoscopy and dye chromoendoscopy. UEGW 2014 abstract.More

Iacucci M et al. Advances in novel diagnostic endoscopic imaging techniques in inflammatory bowel disease. Inflamm Bowel Dis. 2013 Mar-Apr;19(4):873-80.More

Masci E et al. Interobserver agreement among endoscopists on evaluation of polypoid colorectal lesions visualised with the Pentax i-scan technique. Dig Liver Dis. 2013 Mar;45(3):207-10.More

Neumann H et al. Learning curve of virtual chromoendoscopy for the prediction of hyperplastic and adenomatous colorectal lesions : a prospective 2-centre study. Gastrointest Endosc. 2013 Jul;78(1):115-20.More

Neumann H et al. Virtual chromoendoscopy for prediction of severity and disease extent in patients with inflammatory bowel disease: a randomized controlled study. Inflamm Bowel Dis. 2013 Aug;19(9):1935-42.More

Lee CK et al. Narrow-Band Imaging versus i-scan for the real-time histological prediction of diminutive colonic polyps: a prospective comparative study by using the simple unified endoscopic classification. Gastrointest Endosc. 2011 Sep;74(3):603-9.More

Pigò F et al. I-scan high-definition white light endoscopy and colorectal polyps: prediction of histology, interobserver and intraobserver agreement. Int J Colorectal Dis. 2013 Mar;28(3):399-406.More

Testoni et al. High-Definition with i-scan gives comparable accuracy for detecting colonic lesions by non- expert and expert endoscopists. Dig Liver Dis. 2013 Jun;45(6):481-6.More

Testoni et al. High-Definition colonoscopy with I-scan: Better Diagnosis for small polyps and flat adenomas. World J Gastroenterol. 2012 Oct 7;18(37):5231-9.More

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Erik HFM van der Heijden et al. High definition bronchoscopy: a randomized exploratory study of diagnostic value compared to standard white light bronchoscopy and autofluorescence bronchoscopy. Respiratory Research (2015)More

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