Propofol for pediatric colonoscopy: the experience of a large, tertiary care pediatric hospital.


Successful colonoscopy includes full visualization of the terminal ileum, especially in inflammatory bowel disease when ileal biopsy is essential. In children, higher levels of anxiety and lack of cooperation often necessitate a deeper level of sedation. The aim of this study was to evaluate the effectiveness of propofol compared with midazolam and fentanyl… (More)
DOI: 10.1097/MJT.0b013e31826a94e9