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A Novel Clinically Usable Point Score To Prejudge The Complexity Of Colonoscopy

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT02105025
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : April 7, 2014
Last Update Posted : May 6, 2014
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Yanglin Pan, Fourth Military Medical University

Brief Summary:
Colonoscopy is the current common method for management of colorectal diseases, and effectiveness of colonoscopy associate with complication rate. A lot of patients were failed because of technical difficulty, those required more than 10 min to intubate the cecum are consider as difficult colonoscopy, in such condition, specialized equipment or maneuvers may be required for a successful colonoscopy. Thus, it is important to set up a clinical model to predict the technical difficulty of the examination in preoperational stage.

Condition or disease
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Study Type : Observational [Patient Registry]
Actual Enrollment : 612 participants
Time Perspective: Prospective
Target Follow-Up Duration: 1 Week
Official Title: A Novel Clinically Usable Point Score To Prejudge The Complexity Of Colonoscopy
Study Start Date : December 2013
Actual Primary Completion Date : February 2014
Actual Study Completion Date : February 2014

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MedlinePlus related topics: Colonoscopy




Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Cecal intubation time [ Time Frame: up to 4 months ]
    Total time of colonoscope intubation from anus to cecum.



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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 90 Years   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
This is a prospective study involving only one tertiary center in China. The patients were enrolled from the Endoscopy Center of Xi jing Hospital of Digestive Diseases in China.
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • patients aged 18-90 years old who undergoing colonoscopy without sedation

Exclusion Criteria:

  • no bowel preparation or colon cleansing by enema only
  • no need to reach cecum
  • prior finding of severe colon stenosis or obstructing tumour
  • history of colectomy
  • unstable hemodynamics
  • pregnant
  • unable to give informed consent

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT02105025


Locations
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China, Shanxi
Endoscopic center, Xi jing Hospital of Digestive
Xi'an, Shanxi, China, 710032
Sponsors and Collaborators
Fourth Military Medical University