Randomized clinical trial comparing reduced-volume oral picosulfate and a prepackaged low-residue diet with 4-liter PEG solution for bowel preparation.

@article{Kim2014RandomizedCT,
  title={Randomized clinical trial comparing reduced-volume oral picosulfate and a prepackaged low-residue diet with 4-liter PEG solution for bowel preparation.},
  author={Yong Sok Kim and Chang Won Hong and Byung Chang Kim and Kyung Su Han and Ji Won Park and Hyo Seong Choi and Jungnam Joo and Dae Kyung Sohn},
  journal={Diseases of the colon and rectum},
  year={2014},
  volume={57 4},
  pages={522-8}
}
BACKGROUND Reduced-volume bowel preparation with a low-residue diet prior to colonoscopy would result in better patient compliance and sufficient bowel preparation. OBJECTIVE To compare the clinical efficacy of reduced-volume sodium picosulfate and a prepackaged low-residue diet with that of the standard bowel preparation using 4 L of PEG solution. DESIGN Prospective, single center, single blind, active control, randomized study (NCCCTS-12-619, KCT0000470). SETTING Ambulatory outpatient… CONTINUE READING