List of Contributors.
Part I: The Basics of NBI.
1 Narrowband imaging: historical background and basis for its development: Shigeaki Yoshida.
2 An introduction to high-resolution endoscopy and narrowband imaging: Kazuhiro Gono.
3 Getting started with high-resolution endoscopy and narrowband imaging: Ajay Bansal and Prateek Sharma.
Part II: Potential Applications of NBI and Early Supportive Data.
Section 1: Pharynx and Esophagus.
4 Detection of superficial cancer in the oropharyngeal and hypopharyngeal mucosal sites and the value of NBI at qualitative diagnosis: Manabu Muto and Atsushi Ochiai and Shigeaki Yoshida.
5 Magnifying endoscopic diagnosis of tissue atypia and cancer invasion depth in the area of pharyngo-esophageal squamous epithelium by NBI enhanced magnification image: IPCL pattern classification: Haruhiro Inoue and Makoto Kaga and Yoshitaka Sato and Satoshi Sugaya and Shin-ei Kudo.
6 Applications of NBI HRE and preliminary data: Barrett’s esophagus and adenocarcinoma: Wouter Curvers and Paul Fockens and Jacques Bergman.
Section 2: Stomach and Duodenum.
7 Clinical application of magnification endoscopy with NBI in the stomach and the duodenum: Kenshi Yao and Takashi Nagahama and Fumihito Hirai and Suketo Sou and Toshiyuki Matsui and Hiroshi Tanabe and Akinori Iwashita and Philip Kaye and Krish Ragunath.
8 Magnifying endoscopy with NBI in the diagnosis of superficial gastric neoplasia and its application for ESD: Mitsuru Kaise and Takashi Nakayoshi and Hisao Tajiri.
Section 3: Colon.
9 Optical chromoendoscopy using NBI during screening colonoscopy: its usefulness and application: Yasushi Sano and Shigeaki Yoshida.
10 The significance of NBI observation for inflammatory bowel diseases: Takayuki Matsumoto and Tetsuji Kudo and Mitsuo Iida.
Part III: Atlas of Images and Histopathologic Correlates.
11 Pharynx and esophagus atlas.
12 Stomach atlas.
13 Small intestine atlas.
14 Colon atlas.
A companion DVD containing the text, images, and video clips is.
included at the end of the book.