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April 2005
Gut;Apr2005 Supplement 2, Vol. 54, pA10
Academic Journal
The article presents information on abstracts related to endoscopy. In an abstract emphasis is given on monitoring colonoscopy success rates and detecting changes in sedation practice using data mining and statistical techniques. Anticipating the future needs for CRC screening, the NHS has invested £8.3 million in funding three national and seven regional endoscopy teaching centres for three years. Over the past two years the researchers regional unit has hosted 10 colonoscopy skills courses and involved many of their own consultant gastroenterologists (n = 7), colorectal surgeons (n = 3), and nurse endoscopists (n = 1) as faculty, as well as local SpRs, nurses, and clinical assistants as trainees.


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