Intermediate-length colonoscope needs more training duration than long-length colonoscope.

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OBJECTIVE Few data are available on the influence of a colonoscope length for trainees, which could affect both the duration of training and colonoscopy quality. We conducted this study to validate which scope needs more duration for training to reach technical competence and to shows better quality indicators during diagnostic colonoscopy. MATERIALS AND… (More)
DOI: 10.3109/00365521.2013.856465

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@article{Kim2014IntermediatelengthCN, title={Intermediate-length colonoscope needs more training duration than long-length colonoscope.}, author={Yong Gil Kim and Kyung-Jo Kim and Dong-Hoon Yang and Byong Duk Ye and Jeong-Sik Byeon and S. C. Myung and S. F. Yang and Jin Ho Kim}, journal={Scandinavian journal of gastroenterology}, year={2014}, volume={49 8}, pages={1007-13} }