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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3 Citations (Web of Science)
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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