Development of the Endoscopic Pouch Score for Assessment of Inflammatory Conditions of the Pouch.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

Pouchoscopy provides a critical objective measure in the evaluation of patients with suspected inflammatory conditions of the pouch; however, there remain significant gaps in the reliability of the endoscopic scales used in the assessment of these conditions.1,2 Reliability and reproducibility in the assessment of patients after ileal pouch-anal anastomosis (IPAA) are critical, as evidenced by recent efforts to improve standardization in the evaluation of patients with pouch-related disorders.3 .

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Barnes, EL; Long, MD; Raffals, L; Isaacs, K; Stidham, RW; Herfarth, HH; Contributors, ; Deepak, P; Beniwal-Patel, P; Kayal, M; Dubinsky, M; Chang, S; Higgins, PDR; Barr, JI; Jiang, Y; Cross, RK

Published Date

  • May 2022

Published In

Start / End Page

  • S1542-3565(22)00451-7 -

PubMed ID

  • 35568303

Pubmed Central ID

  • PMC9652477

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1542-7714

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 1542-3565

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.cgh.2022.04.026


  • eng