S How to Get the Colon Distended

David Burling, Stuart Taylor, and Steve Halligan


5.1 Introduction 51

5.2 Patient Preparation 52

5.3 Colonic Insufflation Methods 53

5.3.1 Manual Insufflation 53

5.3.2 Automated Insufflation 54

5.4 Carbon Dioxide or Air? 55

5.5 Choice of Rectal Catheter 56

5.6 Single vs Multidetector-row Scanners 56

5.7 Patient Positioning 57

5.8 Intravenous Spasmolytics 57

5.9 Perforation Risk 58

5.10 Recommended Technique 58

5.11 Conclusion 59 References 59

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