Editorial: Does the use of sedation, or the level of sedation, affect detection during colonoscopy

Douglas K. Rex

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There is limited and mixed evidence regarding whether the use of sedation affects detection during colonoscopy. There is no convincing evidence that the level of sedation (deep vs. moderate) affects detection.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1849-1851
Number of pages3
JournalAmerican Journal of Gastroenterology
Issue number12
StatePublished - Dec 1 2012


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Hepatology
  • Gastroenterology

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