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Table 2 Median colonoscopy waiting times for symptomatic patients in days (IQR) by triage category

From: Development and evaluation of a risk assessment tool to improve clinical triage accuracy for colonoscopic investigations

Category n GP-referral to triage Triage to clinic appointment Clinic appointment to colonoscopy
1 212 6 (1-12) 27 (17-38) 34 (25-46)
2 159 6 (2-12) 84.5 (56-116.2) 142.5 (91.5-136.2)
3 90 5 (0-12) 83 (30-142) 124 (89.25-153)