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Table 2 Colonoscopy completion by gastroenterology facility (n = 642 referred adults)

From: Follow-up colonoscopy after an abnormal stool-based colorectal cancer screening result: analysis of steps in the colonoscopy completion process

Gastroenterology facilitya Referred
N
Completed pre-procedure visit
N (%)b
Colonoscopy completed
N (%)b
Time to colonoscopyc
Median days (IQR)
Overall 642 365 (56.9) 305 (43.5) 83.0 (52–131)
Facility 1 94 52 (55.3) 49 (52.1) 90.0 (44–125)
Facility 2 31 21 (67.7) 16 (51.6) 75.0 (49.5–119.5)
Facility 3 56 26 (46.4) 24 (42.9) 84.5 (57.5–162)
Facility 4 53 34 (64.2) 25 (47.2) 90.0 (68–133)
Facility 5 26 13 (50.0) 12 (46.2) 87.0 (68–129.5)
Facility 6 57 34 (59.7) 27 (47.4) 79.0 (39–122)
Facility 7 36 21 (58.3) 16 (44.4) 76.5 (64.5–155.5)
Facility 8 40 27 (67.5) 22 (55.0) 112.5 (73–144)
Facility 9 73 31 (42.5) 30 (41.1) 85.5 (61–133)
Facility 10 69 44 (63.8) 37 (53.6) 86.0 (51–115)
Other/Unknown 96 62 (57.9) 51 (47.7) 70.0 (45–138)
  1. aInitial referral location, patients may have transferred care between referral and pre-procedure visit/colonoscopy. Unknown facilities have been excluded from this table; percentages may not total 100
  2. bPercentages are based on the number referred for a given practice
  3. cMedian time among those who completed a colonoscopy