Split-dose bowel preparation improves adequacy of bowel preparation and gastroenterologists’ adherence to National Colorectal Cancer Screening and Surveillance Guidelines
Stacy Bartnik Menees, Division of Gastroenterology, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, MI 48105, United States
Stacy Bartnik Menees, Division of Gastroenterology, Ann Arbor Veterans’ Administration Hospital, Ann Arbor, MI 48105, United States
H Myra Kim, Center for Statistical Consultation and Research, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48105, United States
H Myra Kim, Department of Biostatistics, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48105, United States
Philip Schoenfeld, Division of Gastroenterology, John D. Dingell VA Medical Center, Detroit, MI 48201, United States
Author contributions: Menees SB conducted the data collection, analysis, and interpretation, and wrote and revised the manuscript; Schoenfeld P designed the research; Menees SB performed the research; Kim HM analyzed the data; Menees SB, Kim HM, and Schoenfeld P both contributed to draft revision.
Supported by the Michigan Institute for Clinical and Health Research MICHR T2 Translational Science Award Program Application (MICHR T2), No. UL1RR024986 to Menees SB.
Institutional review board statement: The Medical School Institutional Review Board (IRBMED) has reviewed and approved the study.
Conflict-of-interest statement: Dr. Schoenfeld has worked as a consultant and advisory board member for Salix Pharmaceuticals, Inc., which is the manufacturer of MoviPrep. Authors Menees and Kim have no conflicts of interest.
Data sharing statement: No additional data are available.
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Correspondence to: Stacy Bartnik Menees, MD, MSc, Division of Gastroenterology, University of Michigan Health System, 3912 Taubman Center, SPC 5362, Ann Arbor, MI 48105, United States. email@example.com
Received: November 3, 2017
Peer-review started: November 4, 2017
First decision: November 30, 2017
Revised: December 29, 2017
Accepted: January 16, 2018
Article in press: January 16, 2018
Published online: February 14, 2018