Self-expandable Metal Stents for Obstructing Colonic and Extracolonic Cancer: European Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ESGE) Guideline

A clinical practice guideline for patients with malignant colonic obstruction and colorectal cancer. The guideline examines colonic self-expandable metal stent placement in prophylactic, elective, emergency, and palliative surgeries. Outcomes of interest include reduced colonic perforation and reduced mortality.