Characteristics and Outcomes of Patients Undergoing Gastroscopy in Al-Shifaa Hospital: A Cross-sectional Study
Mustafa Abu Jayyab
Hasan K. H. Hamdan
Ahmed M. Z. Eid
Khaled A. A. Siyam
Al-Quds University - Deanship of Scientific Research
Background: About 17 to 20 million endoscopy procedures including esophagogastroduodenoscopy (EGD), flexible sigmoidoscopy and colonoscopy are performed in the United States annually. The Association between patient demographics, clinical features and endoscopic outcomes are of paramount importance for a better understanding and practice of endoscopy.