Table 1

Characteristics of the endoscopies.

Characteristics

Values (n=617)


Complete colonoscopy

93.2% (575/617)


Incomplete colonoscopy

6.8%(42/617)


technical reasons

76.2% (32/42)

inadequate bowel preparation

23.8% (10/42)


Complications

6.5% (40/617)


endoscopic

2/40

respiratory

8/40

hemodynamic

28/40

gastrointestinal

2/40


Procedures with polypectomy

15.7% (97/617)


ASA (%)


1

36.6% (226/617)

2

51.2% (316/617)

3+4

12.2% (75/617)


Propofol (mg)


mean±SD

183.3±74.9

range

20-580


Propofol (per kg of b.w.)


mean±SD

2.6±1.2

range

0.2-9.8


Duration of procedure


mean±SD

23.2±11.4

range

2-85


Cardin et al. BMC Surgery 2012 12(Suppl 1):S9   doi:10.1186/1471-2482-12-S1-S9

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