Factors that affect adherence to surveillance colonoscopy in patients with inflammatory bowel disease Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Adenoma
  • Colitis, Ulcerative
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colorectal Neoplasms
  • Crohn Disease
  • Patient Compliance

abstract

  • In this study, 25.5% of our patients underwent surveillance colonoscopies at >3-year intervals on average. Significant categories of reasons for nonadherence included logistics, health perceptions, stress, and procedure problems.

publication date

  • March 2013

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1097/MIB.0b013e3182802a3c

PubMed ID

  • 23429444

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 534

end page

  • 9

volume

  • 19

number

  • 3