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Types of laxatives

Laxatives are medicines that relieve constipation (difficulty with bowel movements). They are a popular type of over-the-counter remedy. They can also be prescribed for conditions that could get wor...

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Limited Benefit for Urgent Colonoscopy in Acute Lower GI Bleed

A meta-analysis shows no excess adverse events with urgent colonoscopy but also no improvement in rebleeding, transfusion needs, or mortality.

Remimazolam Allows Speedy Recovery After Colonoscopy

For outpatient colonoscopy, the new benzodiazepine provides adequate sedation, and recovery is faster than with the alternative, owing to its short half-life, new research shows. Medscape Medical Ne...

FIT: Excellent Alternative to Colonoscopy for CRC Screening

A new consensus statement finds fecal immunochemical testing (FIT) to be an excellent noninvasive alternative to colonoscopy. Medscape Medical News

For Colonoscopy Withdrawal, 6 Minutes Is Superior to 3 Minutes

Randomized trial data strengthen evidence supporting a minimum withdrawal time for colonoscopy.

Report predicts growth for global colonoscopy device market

The worldwide market for colonoscopy devices is expected to reach $2 billion by 2021 with a compound annual growth rate of ab -More- 

Abdominal pain after colonoscopy

A 43 year old woman was admitted to the surgical assessment unit with increasing abdominal pain 36 hours after a colonoscopy and polypectomy. On examination her abdomen was tender and mildly...

Some low-income, uninsured patients aren't referred for colonoscopy

(HealthDay)—Many low-income and uninsured patients don't have a follow-up colonoscopy after abnormal results on a colon cancer screening test—even if they're in a "safety net" health program, a ne...

Evidence for Colonoscopy Key Performance Indicators

Key performance indicators and quality assurance standards for colonoscopy have recently been developed. This paper reviews the scientific basis for each of the proposed quality measures. Gut

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No neuronal loss, but alterations of the GDNF system in asymptomatic diverticulosis.

Glial cell line-derived neurotrophic factor (GDNF) is a potent neurotrophic factor known to promote the survival and maintenance of neurons not only in the developing but also in the adult enteric ner...

Cost Effectiveness of Screening Colonoscopy Depends on Adequate Bowel Preparation Rates - A Modeling Study.

Inadequate bowel preparation during screening colonoscopy necessitates repeating colonoscopy. Studies suggest inadequate bowel preparation rates of 20-60%. This increases the cost of colonoscopy for o...

Use of robotic colonoscopy in patients with previous incomplete colonoscopy.

Conventional colonoscopy (CC) is the gold standard to diagnostic and therapeutic approach to colon. However, in few cases, cecal intubation could fail due to colon anatomy, patient compliance and phys...

Conversion of colonoscopy to flexible sigmoidoscopy: an unintended consequence of quality measurement in endoscopy.

To quantify the proportion of requests for colonoscopy that are performed as flexible sigmoidoscopy and documented reasons for this in ordinary UK hospital practice. To determine the effect these requ...

SAFETY OF MANNITOL USE IN BOWEL PREPARATION: a prospective assessment of intestinal methane (CH4) levels during colonoscopy after mannitol and sodium phosphate (NaP) bowel cleansing.

- Adequate bowel preparation is critical for the quality of colonoscopy. Despite reported occurrence of colonic explosion due to methane and hydrogen production by bacterial fermentation during colono...

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