Operator fatigue means scoping quality falls late in the day

Operator fatigue appears to affect the adenoma detection rate during elective colonoscopies. According to a poster of merit presented at Australian Gastroenterology Week 2018, the adenoma detection rate falls between the beginning and end of procedure lists. The study, first authored by gastroenterology registrar Dr Tianhong Wu from Brisbane’s Prince Charles Hospital, used late timing ...

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