Pilot study on efficacy of reduced cathartic bowel preparation with polyethylene glycol and bisacodyl.

@article{Chen2013PilotSO,
  title={Pilot study on efficacy of reduced cathartic bowel preparation with polyethylene glycol and bisacodyl.},
  author={Zhi-yuan Chen and He-Song Shen and Ming-yue Luo and Chai-Jie Duan and Wen-li Cai and Hong-Bing Lu and Guo-peng Zhang and Yang Liu and Jerome Zhengrong Liang},
  journal={World journal of gastroenterology},
  year={2013},
  volume={19 4},
  pages={
          561-8
        }
}
AIM To evaluate the efficacy of reduced cathartic bowel preparation with 2 L polyethylene glycol (PEG)-4000 electrolyte solution and 10 mg bisacodyl enteric-coated tablets for computed tomographic colonography (CTC). METHODS Sixty subjects who gave informed consent were randomly assigned to study group A, study group B or the control group. On the day prior to CTC, subjects in study group A were given 20 mL 40% wt/vol barium sulfate suspension before 3 mealtimes, 60 mL 60% diatrizoate… CONTINUE READING