Bowel cancer screening: colonoscopy quality assurance

This document sets out NHS Bowel Cancer Screening Programme's (BCSP) quality assurance processes for colonoscopy.


Quality assurance guidelines for colonoscopy

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This publication explains quality assurance guidelines for colonoscopy in bowel cancer screening.

It includes full reporting criteria and information about:

  • quality indicators
  • standards
  • harm reduction
  • interval cancers
  • failure to meet agreed quality standards
Published 1 February 2011