The SCOPY Awards. Two Years in a Row!

For the second year in a row, Adewale Ajumobi, MD, (founder and editor, bowelprepguide.com) was awarded the “service award for colorectal cancer outreach, prevention and year-round excellence” (SCOPY). Bowelprepguide.com is the ultimate guide to bowel...

Delay in colonoscopy decreases ADR

Timing of bowel preparation impacts the cleanliness of the colon during colonoscopy. In a study presented at DDW 2016, delay in performing colonoscopy by an hour or more, decreases adenoma detection rate significantly. Delays of more than 2 hours impact colon...

Website Improves Quality of Bowel Prep for Colonoscopy

At the recently concluded Digestive Diseases Week (DDW) 2015, Takach O et al presented a study (Su1535) in which 160 subjects were assigned to either paper-based instructions or web-based instructions. Two endoscopists rated the quality of the preparation using the...