Vanja Giljaca
University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust
ColonoscopyEndoscopyMEDLINECancer detectionCoronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19)Gastrointestinal endoscopyColorectal cancerGeneral surgeryMedicinePandemic
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#1Syazeddy Samani (University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust)
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Last. Vanja Giljaca (University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust)
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We are writing in relation to the study by Rutter et al with interest.1 The COVID-19 pandemic has resulted in major changes to healthcare delivery in many clinical areas including endoscopic services.1–3 The British Society of Gastroenterology (BSG) and Joint Advisory Group for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (JAG) issued guidance for endoscopic services on 23 March 2020 recommending activities prioritising emergencies or essential procedures and postponement of non-emergency cases, bowel cancer scre...