Table 2

Median tolerability scores for each procedure grouped by sedation use

Procedural pain (median)Procedural discomfort (median)Procedural distress (median)
OGD
 Sedated022
 Unsedated255
Colon
 Sedated563
 Unsedated442
FS
 Sedated554
 Unsedated341
ERCP
 Sedated020
 Unsedated274
DBE oral
 Sedated454
DBE anal
 Sedated763
CE
 Unsedated000
  • CE, capsule endoscopy; DBE, double balloon enteroscopy; ERCP, endoscopic retrograde pancreatography; FS, flexible sigmoidoscopy; OGD, oesophagogastroduodenoscopy.