Condition | Nursing

The positioning of patients post colonoscopy

  • IRB Number: Internal Study
  • Contact Name: Lynda J. Dimitroff, PhD, BSN, RN, CHES
  • Phone: (585) 922-5657
  • Lead Researcher: Joan Devitt, BSN, RN, CGRN, Clinician IV and Lori Shellman, RN, Clinician III

Description

A randomized, controlled experimental pre- and post-treatment study to determine whether a patient’s pain or distention varies whether he is placed on his left, right or back after a colonoscopy.