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Table 2 Factors related to colonoscopy

From: Risk factors for peritonitis in patients on continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis who undergo colonoscopy: a retrospective multicentre study

Characteristics Peritonitis (n = 9) No peritonitis (n = 227) P
Colonoscopist, n (%)    0.505
 Expert, n (%) 3 (33.3) 118 (52.0)  
 Trainee, n (%) 6 (66.7) 109 (48.0)  
Bowel preparation quality n (%)    
 Excellent or good 9 (100) 216 (95.2)  
 Fair 0 (0) 11 (4.8)  
Colonoscopic procedure 8 (88.9) 115 (50.7) 0.037
 Colon biopsy, n (%) 2 (22.2) 62 (27.3) 1.000
 Polypectomy / EMR, n (%) 6 (66.7) 53 (23.4) 0.009
Use of prophylactic anbitiobitcs, n (%)    0.067
 Yes 0 (0) 65 (28.6)  
 No 9 (100) 162 (71.4)  
  1. EMR endoscopic mucosal resection