Quality Assessment of Colon Capsule Endoscopy
About this study
The primary aims of the study include determining the patient’s experience with colon capsule endoscopy (CCE) and the associated bowel preparation. In addition, the nursing staff experience with administration of the colon capsule will also be noted. Finally, the physician’s experience with interpretation of the colon capsule images. The secondary aim of this study is preliminary evaluation of the diagnostic yield of CCE compared to CT colonography (CTC).
Participant eligibility includes age, gender, type and stage of disease, and previous treatments or health concerns. Guidelines differ from study to study, and identify who can or cannot participate. If you need assistance understanding the eligibility criteria, please contact the study team.See eligibility criteria
- Age > 18 years old
- Subject to be outpatient status
- Ability to give informed consent
- Incomplete colonoscopy due to difficult anatomy or technical difficulty
- Patients who will have underwent CTC after incomplete colonoscopy
- Allergy to polyethylene glycol or other adverse reaction to a previous bowel preparation withPEG3350 (MoviPrep®), metoclopramide, senna, or SUPREP.
- Swallowing disorder (including impaired gag reflex)
- History of aspiration
- History of Zenker’s diverticulum
- Patients with implantable cardiac devices
- History of bowel strictures or fistulas
- MRI scheduled within the next 2 weeks
- Age < 18 years old
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Mayo Clinic principal investigator
Elizabeth Rajan, M.D.
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