Table 2

Main characteristics of the study population and of the colonoscopies included in the study

VariableNumberPer cent
Overall72 021100
Sex
 Male41 05757.0
 Female30 96343.0
 Missing10.0
Age (years)
 50–5512 68017.6
 55–5913 20618.3
 60–6420 20528.1
 65+25 92036.0
 Missing100.0
FIT round
 1st41 96058.3
 ≥2nd29 55841.0
 Missing5030.7
Bowel cleansing
 Adequate66 99593.0
 Inadequate50137.0
 Missing130.0
Caecal intubation
 Yes67 36693.5
 No45566.3
 Missing990.1
Sedation
 Done*35 66949.5
 Conscious21 60630.0
 Deep24353.4
 None12 23917.0
 Missing720.1
  • *Not specified whether conscious or deep.

  • FIT, faecal immunochemical test.