Table 4

Reasons for incomplete procedures

UKEnglandNorthern IrelandScotlandWales
Incomplete procedures155311886622871
Pain or uncontrolled loops (%)763 (49.0)570 (47.9)31 (47.0)125 (54.8)37 (52.1)
Stricture or obstruction (%)403 (25.9)318 (26.7)23 (34.8)48 (21.1)14 (19.7)
Poor bowel preparation (%)345 (22.2)268 (22.5)10 (15.2)49 (21.5)18 (25.4)
Cardiorespiratory instability (%)24 (1.5)18 (1.5)2 (3.0)3 (1.3)1 (1.4)
Severe colitis/IBD (%)16 (1.0)12 (1.0)0 (0)3 (1.3)1 (1.4)
Equipment failure (%)2 (0.1)2 (0.1)0 (0)0 (0)0 (0)
  • IBD, inflammatory bowel disease.