Bowel Preparation for Colonoscopy: European Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ESGE) Guideline – Update 2019

This is a clinical practice guideline for bowel preparation prior to colonoscopy procedures. The guideline examines appropriate preparation methodologies for adult patients, including special populations such as patients who are pregnant/lactating, patients with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) and elderly people. Outcomes of interest include adverse events, postoperative complications and postoperative morbidity.