Bowel preparation

Known as: bowel prep, bowel preps, preparing bowel for medical procedure 
Purging and cleansing of fecal and other matter from the bowel to assure subsequent clear evaluation of the bowel or to limit complications due to… (More)
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2015
Review
2015
BACKGROUND AND STUDY AIMS The proportion of outpatients with inadequate bowel preparation before colonoscopy is high owing to… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
BACKGROUND Few bowel-preparation rating scales have been validated. Most scales were intended for comparing oral purgatives and… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
BACKGROUND Recent studies suggest that colonoscopies done in the morning have better-quality bowel preparations than those done… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Immediately following publication of ‘‘A consensus document on bowel preparation before colonoscopy: prepared by a Task Force… (More)
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2005
2005
BACKGROUND The diagnostic yield of capsule endoscopy depends on the quality of visualization of the small-bowel wall and complete… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
BACKGROUND Bowel preparation quality scales are used to document the superiority of one preparation regime vs. another. The… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
PURPOSE Despite the universal use of bowel preparation before colonoscopy and colorectal surgery, the physiologic effects have… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
OBJECTIVES:The impact of bowel preparation on the cost and efficiency of colonoscopy is uncertain. The aim of this study was to… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
OBJECTIVE:Inadequate preparation of the bowel for colonoscopy can result in both missed pathological lesions and cancelled… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
To determine whether mechanical bowel preparation influences the incidence of anastomotic dehiscence following colorectal surgery… (More)
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