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Table 2 Ileal Intubation Time and Finding

From: The prone 12 o'clock position reduces ileal intubation time during colonoscopy compared to the left lateral 6 o'clock (standard) position

Variables Prone 12
(n = 75)
Left lateral
(n = 75)
P Value
Median (inter quartile range) time taken for ileal intubation (seconds) 12 (5-15) 87 (18-100) 0.0001 *
Median (inter quartile range) time taken for colonoscopy (seconds) 910 (670-1420) 977 (680-1400) 0.89*
Ileal finding
Number of patients with ileitis
6 5 0.75**
  1. *Based on Mann-Whitney Test
  2. **Based on Pearson's chi-square Test