Alberta Family Physician Electronic Endoscopy (AFPEE) Study

In Canada, gastroenterologists and general surgeons perform 97% of colonoscopies and excessive wait times highlight a shortage of colonoscopists. Furhter, discrepancies exist about the quality of colonoscopies performed by family physicians.

The objective of the AFPEE study it to explore whether Alberta family physician endoscopists are able to achieve standard benchmarks in colonoscopy.

View the study results poster.