The move from air to carbon dioxide insufflation during colonoscopy will increase adenoma detection rates as well as reducing abdominal pain, endoscopists in Victoria have shown. In a review of clinical outcomes for 1147 procedures carried out at three endoscopy centres in Victoria, adenoma detection rates were found to be 15.16% with air insufflation and ...
Carbon dioxide insufflation improves adenoma detection rate in colonoscopy
By Michael Woodhead
15 Mar 2018