Endoscopic Vacuum Therapy


Principles of intraluminal and intracavitary Endoscopic Vacuum Therapy are shown in:

Video Journal and Encyclopedia of GI Endoscopy

Volume 1, Issue 1, June 2013, Pages 51-53


Lecture EndoSwiss 2017:

Can we avoid postsurgical transmural GI-leakages

EndoSwiss 2017                  Zurich Hirslanden


Surgical and Gastroenterological Grand Round 7. Mai 2019:

Universitätsspital Zürich

Klinik für Viszeral- und Transplantationschirurgie

Endoskopische Unterdrucktherapie am oberen GI-Trakt und neue Indikationen (Duodenum und aktive Refluxdrainage zur Anastomosenprotektion Ösophagus)


Author commentary on Dörte Wichmann et al.

Wichmann D, Stüker D, Schempf U, Werner CR, Steger V, Königsrainer A, Schweizer U, Archid R. Endoscopic negative pressure therapy with open-pore film drainage and open-pore polyurethane sponge drainage for iatrogenic perforation of the esophagus. Endoscopy. 2020 May;52(5):377-382. doi: 10.1055/a-1139-0772. Epub 2020 Apr 6. Erratum in: Endoscopy. 2020 Apr 08;: PMID: 32252093.