Standardized colonoscopy reporting and data system: report of the Quality Assurance Task Group of the National Colorectal Cancer Roundtable.

@article{Lieberman2007StandardizedCR,
  title={Standardized colonoscopy reporting and data system: report of the Quality Assurance Task Group of the National Colorectal Cancer Roundtable.},
  author={David A. Lieberman and Marion R. Nadel and Robert A. Smith and Wendy S. Atkin and Subash B Duggirala and R. Fletcher and Seth N. Glick and Charles D Johnson and Theodore R Levin and John B. Pope and Michael B. Potter and David F. Ransohoff and Douglas K. Rex and Robert E. Schoen and Paul S Schroy and Sidney J. Winawer},
  journal={Gastrointestinal endoscopy},
  year={2007},
  volume={65 6},
  pages={757-66}
}
BACKGROUND Standardized reporting systems for diagnostic and screening tests facilitate quality improvement programs and clear communication among health care providers. Although colonoscopy is commonly used for screening, diagnosis, and therapy, no standardized reporting system for this procedure currently exists. The Quality Assurance Task Group of the National Colorectal Cancer Roundtable developed a reporting and data system for colonoscopy based on continuous quality improvement indicators… CONTINUE READING

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