A randomised trial of endoscopic submucosal dissection versus endoscopic mucosal resection for early Barrett’s neoplasia. Gut 2017; 66: 783-793.

Published: 5th January 2018

Authors: Terheggen G, Horn EM, Vieth M, Gabbert H, Enderle M, Neugebauer A et al.


Both techniques were effective, but complete resection was more common after endoscopic submucosal dissection: 10/17 versus 2/17, P=0.01. The technique was, however, more time-consuming and resulted in two serious adverse events.

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