Application of the Rome III criteria is not likely to reduce the number of unnecessary referrals for colonoscopy in primary care

Liselotte Kok, Sjoerd G. Elias, Ben J. M. Witteman, Jelle G. Goedhard, Marielle J. L. Romberg-Camps, Jean W. M. Muris, Karel G. M. Moons, Niek J. de Wit

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)568-574
JournalEuropean Journal of Gastroenterology & Hepatology
Issue number5
Publication statusPublished - May 2013


  • colonoscopy
  • functional bowel disorders
  • lower gastrointestinal complaints
  • organic bowel disorders
  • primary care
  • referral
  • Rome III criteria

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