Colonoscopy completion rates: Author's reply

BMJ 2004; 329 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.329.7477.1288 (Published 25 November 2004) Cite this as: BMJ 2004;329:1288
  1. Mark R Welfare, senior lecturer (doctormarkw@aol.com)
  1. North Tyneside General Hospital, North Shields NE29 8NH

    EDITOR—We agree that the more time the better, and ideally we could lengthen our appointments still further. Royal college guidance is clear, but few data are adhered to and discussions with other consultants and trainees show that appointment times vary considerably and trainees do not always have adequate time for training. Our report was true for our unit and the 20 minute appointments were historical. Clearly …

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