Colonoscopic performance in a sedated health screening population: influence of colonoscope type.


BACKGROUND/AIMS Difficult or incomplete colonoscopes occasionally occur due to variable colonic anatomy and fixation. The aim of this study was to determine whether different types of colonoscopes used would affect the colonoscopic performance and sedation practice. METHODOLOGY Consecutive patients attending for health examination were randomized to… (More)
DOI: 10.5754/hge10242