JAMA Network Open
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What The Study Did: This observational study looked at the risk of complications after an outpatient colonoscopy among patients age 75 and older compared to younger patients.
Authors: David Armstrong, M.D., of McMaster University in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, is the corresponding author.
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