gastroenterology
Cancer

Low-risk surveillance colonoscopy could be triaged to FIT to overcome COVID-19 backlog

Delays from the COVID-19 pandemic have halved the number of surveillance colonoscopies performed in South Australia compared to pre-COVID rates, an audit reveals. And gastroenterologists are now suggesting that low-risk surveillance colonoscopy could be triaged to FIT to overcome COVID-19 backlog. The figures come from the audited records of two public healthcare centres in Southern ...

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