Enhancing bowel preparation for colonoscopy: an integrative review.

  • Monica Van Dongen
  • Published 2012 in
    Gastroenterology nursing : the official journal…

Abstract

Colorectal cancer is the third most common cancer and second leading cause of cancer-related deaths in the United States. Currently, colonoscopy is considered the gold standard to detect colorectal cancer. Poor bowel preparation in patients undergoing colonoscopy compromises the quality and efficacy of this procedure, affecting patient outcomes and… (More)
DOI: 10.1097/SGA.0b013e3182403413

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@article{Dongen2012EnhancingBP, title={Enhancing bowel preparation for colonoscopy: an integrative review.}, author={Monica Van Dongen}, journal={Gastroenterology nursing : the official journal of the Society of Gastroenterology Nurses and Associates}, year={2012}, volume={35 1}, pages={36-44} }