Study to Examine Insertion of 2 Colonoscopes Trial
There will be two arms to the study, the CF-H180 adult colonoscope (Control Arm) and the
Technically Improved Colonoscope. (Control Arm). In this protocol the investigators will
randomize patients to either the adult colonoscope or to the Technically Improved
Colonoscope arm. The name of the arm (CF-H180 adult colonoscope or Technically Improved
Colonoscope) will be in a sealed envelope and opened by the nurse. The endoscopist will be
blinded to the scope that will be used.
Allocation: Randomized, Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Double Blind (Subject, Investigator), Primary Purpose: Diagnostic
Intubation of cecum
The ability of endoscopist to intubate the cecum with enough control of the tip to abut the appendix or begin to retroflex in the cecum.
(day 1) Within time for performance of colonoscopy
Joseph C Anderson, M.D.
University of Connecticut Health Center
United States: Institutional Review Board
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