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You can access this
clinical trial
if you have
Adenoma
and you are
between 18 and 80
years old
Phase
-
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The purpose

This is a research study about the usefulness of transparent cap during screening colonoscopy. The purpose of the research is to test the usefulness of adding small cap to the tip of the colonoscope. the investigators hypothesis is that Cap assisted colonoscopy will improve the detection of adenomatous polyps (polyps which can become colon cancer later on) in comparison to the standard colonoscopy.

Provided treatments

  • Device: Cap Assisted Colonoscopy
  • Device: Conventional colonoscopy
Tris trial is registered with FDA with number: NCT01601431. The sponsor of the trial is Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, El Paso and it is looking for 440 volunteers for the current phase.
Official trial title:
The Utility of Cap Colonoscopy in Increasing Adenoma Detection Rate