FOLLOW UP AUDIT OF COLONOSCOPY COMPLETION RATE: IT TAKES TIME TO IMPROVE
- Massive rectal bleeding in a patient with a history of hepatocellular carcinoma. Hwang, V. V.; Chan, P.; Law, I. C.; Khin, A. I.; Yau, I. // Gut;Oct2008, Vol. 57 Issue 10, p1412
The article provides an answer to a question about the diagnosis of a 60-year-old woman, who is a carrier of hepatitis B and C, based on the colonoscopy finding.
- THE COLONOSCOPY SIMULATOR AS A TEACHING TOOL. Mahmood, T.; Darzi, A.; Bann, S.; Datta, V. // Gut;Apr2003 Supplement 1, Vol. 52, pA71
Objectives: The aim of this study was to investigate the relationship between teaching in the form of structured feedback and performance with regard to colonoscopic procedures performed on the HT Immersion Medical Colonoscopy Simulator. The study employed clinically relevant outcome measures as...
- Ichaemic colitis as a complication of colonoscopy. Wheeldon, Nigel M.; Grundman, Michael J. // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);11/10/90, Vol. 301 Issue 6760, p1080
Examines the complications of colonoscopy. Case report of a woman with dyspepsia and loose motions; Conduction of a clinical trial to the woman; Diagnosis of an ischemic colitis in the women.
- Report card improved adenoma detection, cecal intubation rate during colonoscopy. // Hem/Onc Today;7/25/2013, Vol. 14 Issue 14, p48
The article discusses research which examined the impact of colonoscopies administered after introducing a quarterly report card on cecal intubation and adenoma detection, published in a 2013 issue of the "Journal of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy."
- Random Colonic Mucosal Biopsies During Colonoscopy Performed for Chronic Diarrhea: Differences in Practice Patterns Between Gastroenterologists and Surgeons in a Study of 300 Patients. Nojkov, Borko; Onea, Mirela; Cappell, Mitchell S // American Journal of Gastroenterology;May2014, Vol. 109 Issue 5, p776
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article related to colonoscopy performed for chronic diarrhea in the previous issue.
- Closely Screen Relatives of Sporadic Colorectal Cancer Patients. // Modern Medicine;Oct98, Vol. 66 Issue 10, p12
Discusses the abstract of the article `Colonoscopic screening in first-degree relatives of patients with `sporadic' colorectal cancer: A case control study,' by A. Pariente, C. Milan et al, published in the July 1998 issue of the `Gastroenterology' periodical.
- Tubular Adenomas can be Followed Safely at Longer Intervals. // Modern Medicine;Oct98, Vol. 66 Issue 10, p19
Discusses the abstract of the article `Adenoma characteristics at first colonoscopy as predictors of adenoma recurrence and characteristics at follow-up,' by R.U. Van Stolk, G.J. Beck et al, published in the July 1998 issue of the `Gastroenterology' periodical.
- Colonoscopy Finds Few Advanced Polyps in Patients with a Single Tubular Adenoma. // Modern Medicine;Oct98, Vol. 66 Issue 10, p24
Discusses the abstract of the article `Is colonoscopy indicated for small adenomas found by screening flexible sigmoidoscopy?,' by M.B. Wallace, J.A. Kemp, published in the August 15, 1998 issue of the `Annual of Internal Medicine' periodical.
- Colonoscopy: The initial test for acute lower gastrointestinal bleeding. Chaudhry, Vivek; Hyser, Matthew J.; Gracias, Vincente H.; Gau, Frederick C. // American Surgeon;Aug1998, Vol. 64 Issue 8, p723
Reports on the results of a study on the use of emergency colonoscopy for acute lower gastrointestinal (LGI) bleeding. Characteristics of LGI bleeding; Performance of the procedure called unprepped colonoscopy by surgical endoscopists relying on the cathartic effect of blood and liberal...