Key clinical point: Eighty-one percent of gastroenterologists participating in a national survey indicated they would welcome training in ergonomic strategies for prevention of endoscopy-related injuries.
Major finding: Three-quarters of surveyed gastroenterologists reported having experienced endoscopy-related musculoskeletal injuries.
Study details: This 38-question American College of Gastroenterology survey addressed members’ endoscopy-related injury experiences.
Disclosures: The presenter reported having no financial conflicts of interest.
Pawa S. ACG 2019, Abstract 18.