A screening tool that identifies patients at high risk of poor bowel preparation has been developed by gastroenterologists in Queensland, who say it can be used to target patients for more time-intensive counselling. Up to a third of patients undergoing colonoscopy have inadequate bowel preparation, leading to poor polyp detection, longer procedure times and sometimes ...
Queensland study shows the best way to avoid inadequate bowel preparation
By Michael Woodhead
6 Dec 2019