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Publication Name World Journal of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
Manuscript ID 27582
Country/Territory United States
Received
2016-06-07 09:51
Peer-Review Started
2016-06-12 17:00
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2016-07-04 15:58
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2016-07-11 10:20
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2016-07-14 08:25
Second Decision
2016-08-30 11:58
Accepted by Journal Editor-in-Chief
Accepted by Company Editor-in-Chief
2016-09-08 17:03
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2016-09-08 17:03
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2016-11-05 20:49
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2016-11-14 11:51
ISSN 1948-5190 (online)
Open Access This article is an open-access article which was selected by an in-house editor and fully peer-reviewed by external reviewers. It is distributed in accordance with the Creative Commons Attribution Non Commercial (CC BY-NC 4.0) license, which permits others to distribute, remix, adapt, build upon this work non-commercially, and license their derivative works on different terms, provided the original work is properly cited and the use is non-commercial. See: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/4.0/
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Category Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Manuscript Type Observational Study
Article Title Patients presenting for colonoscopy: A great opportunity to screen for sleep apnea
Manuscript Source Invited Manuscript
All Author List Glenn Harvin, Eslam Ali, Amit Raina, William Leland, Sabeen Abid, Zahid Vahora, Hossein Movahed, Sumyra Kachru and Rick Tee
Funding Agency and Grant Number
Corresponding Author Glenn Harvin, MD, Assistant Professor, Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University, 521 Moye Boulevard, Greenville, NC 27834, United States. harving@ecu.edu
Key Words Colonoscopy; Obstructive sleep apnea; Berlin questionnaire; Sedation; Screening
Core Tip We sought to determine the prevalence of patients at risk for obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) and the feasibility of screening patients for sleep apnea presenting for a routine colonoscopy to our outpatient endoscopy facility. All patients were screened for OSA with the Berlin questionnaire prior to the procedure. Overall, screening patients for sleep apnea at the time of a colonoscopy offers a unique opportunity not only to screen for colon cancer but also to identify patients at high risk for OSA who should undergo further testing.
Publish Date 2016-11-14 11:51
Citation Harvin G, Ali E, Raina A, Leland W, Abid S, Vahora Z, Movahed H, Kachru S, Tee R. Patients presenting for colonoscopy: A great opportunity to screen for sleep apnea. World J Gastrointest Endosc 2016; 8(19): 697-700
URL http://www.wjgnet.com/1948-5190/full/v8/i19/697.htm
DOI http://dx.doi.org/10.4253/wjge.v8.i19.697
Full Article (PDF) WJGE-8-697.pdf
Full Article (Word) WJGE-8-697.doc
Manuscript File 27582-Review.docx
Answering Reviewers 27582-Answering reviewers.pdf
Audio Core Tip 27582-Audio core tip.mp3
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Conflict-of-Interest Disclosure Form 27582-Conflict-of-interest statement.pdf
Copyright License Agreement 27582-Copyright assignment.pdf
Data Sharing Statement 27582-Data sharing statement.pdf
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Institutional Review Board Approval Form or Document 27582-Institutional review board statement.pdf
Peer-review Report 27582-Peer-review(s).pdf
Scientific Misconduct Check 27582-Scientific misconduct check.pdf
Scientific Editor Work List 27582-Scientific editor work list.pdf