Magnetically controlled capsule endoscopy detects GI injury from antiplatelet therapy

Magnetically controlled capsule endoscopy detects GI injury from antiplatelet therapy

Magnetically controlled capsule endoscopy identified gastrointestinal injury in a majority patients taking antiplatelet therapies following PCI and may represent a noninvasive alternative to standard upper GI endoscopy, a speaker reported.According to findings from the OPT-PEACE trial presented at TCT 2021, GI injury detected using capsule endoscopy was more common in patients on dual antiplatelet therapy than those on single antiplatelet therapy.The results were simultaneously published in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology.“We know that gastrointestinal bleeding is theRead More

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