The benefit of colonoscopy.


In a prospective study involving 833 consecutive outpatient and open-access colonoscopies, attempts were made to characterize the benefit of colonoscopy in terms of both predicted and unpredicted findings and therapeutic procedures. The endoscopist therefore predicted the endoscopic findings before the endoscopy. The results were compared for the different… (More)


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@article{Brenna1990TheBO, title={The benefit of colonoscopy.}, author={Eduardo J Brenna and Knut Skreden and Helge Lyder Waldum and Ronald M{\aa}rvik and Jan H Dybdahl and Per Martin Kleveland and Arne K. Sandvik and Thomas Halvorsen and Helge Elliot Myrvold and H. Petersen}, journal={Scandinavian journal of gastroenterology}, year={1990}, volume={25 1}, pages={81-8} }